„I have very little regard for consensus if it blinds you to the truth.“

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Harry Belafonte
musicista e attore statunitense 1927

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„If you don't have a consensus that it's nonsense, you don't have a breakthrough.“

—  Burt Rutan American aerospace engineer 1943
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„Consensus is built, sometimes very rapidly, by cutting in many and diverse interests.“

—  John W. Kingdon American political scientist 1940
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„The human tendency to regard little things as important has produced very many great things.“

—  Georg Christoph Lichtenberg German scientist, satirist 1742 - 1799
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„I Could Never Have Sex With Any Man Who Has So Little Regard For My Husband.“

—  Dan Greenburg American writer 1936
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„There is no consensus in Israel regarding the two state formula. We will not, under any circumstances, allow the establishment of a neighbouring state that will be a genuine threat on our existence.“

—  Reuven Rivlin Israeli politician, 10th President of Israel 1939
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„Truth be told, I don’t really prepare much. I’m not a very serious actor in those regards. I learn my lines, I show up, I take direction.“

—  Jason Biggs American actor 1978
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„There is consensus as long as I agree.“

—  Dmitry Pietrman Businessman/football chairman 1963
Sid Lowe, 'There is consensus as long as I agree' http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/2006/feb/20/europeanfootball.sport.

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„Critics, you have been so kind,
I would not have you think me blind“

—  Alfred Noyes English poet 1880 - 1958
Context: Critics, you have been so kind, I would not have you think me blind To all the wisdom that you preach; Yet before I strictlier run In straiter lines of chiselled speech, Give me one more hour, just one Hour to hunt the fairy gleam That flutters through this childish dream. Apologia

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