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old prejudices Quotes

Four of the best book quotes about old prejudices
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“Our minds thus grow in spots; and like grease spots, the spots spread. But we let them spread as little as possible: we keep unaltered as much of our old knowledge, as many of our old prejudices and beliefs, as we can.”
James Truslow Adams
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The Epic of America
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“There must have been some good people among you, but they stayed home. And that is the point. That is why they are good. They stayed home.”
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“There they were, strangers in someone else’s home, and then they refused to talk to their hosts or have anything human, anything intimate, to do with them.”
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“There was a […] school which only in my lifetime began to accept girls who were born outside a marriage in Antigua […] it had never dawned on anyone that this was a way of keeping black children out of this school.”

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