Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every preconceived notion, follow humbly wherever and to whatever abysses nature leads, or you shall learn nothing. I have only begun to learn content and peace of mind since I have resolved at all risks to do this.
Stupidity is much the same all the world over. A stupid person's notions and feelings may confidently be inferred from those which prevail in the circle by which the person is surrounded. Not so with those whose opinions and feelings are an emanation from their own nature and faculties.
Loyalty is usually a vice when it comes to things such as beliefs.
Remain open to change and you will succeed.
Always hear others out and remain open-minded; the day you think you know everything is the day you have the most yet to learn.
I love keeping an open mind. It's liberating to know the universe and our existence are not limited to my understanding.
It's been suggested that if the super-naturalists really had the powers they claim, they'd win the lottery every week. I prefer to point out that they could also win a Nobel Prize for discovering fundamental physical forces hitherto unknown to science. Either way, why are they wasting their talents doing party turns on television? By all means let's be open-minded, but not so open-minded that our brains drop out.
To prevent discussion of any other explanations of human origins is hardly what I would expect from open-minded educators.
In the mid 1990s the Korean film industry was really open-minded.
I'm not a hard-line Republican, because I'm a lot more open-minded than that.
I come from a middle-class family, but we are open-minded people.
The social-media landscape changes incredibly fast, so you have to be open-minded and nimble to keep up with it.
We Finns represent a very transparent and open-minded way of reaching political decisions.
David Harrington, who's the violinist and founder of Kronos, is a super open-minded and adventurous guy.
African people worldwide are known to be welcoming and open-minded.