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Quote Left ...we sacrifice other species to our own not because our own has any objective metaphysical privilege over others, but simply because it is ours. It may be very natural to have this loyalty to our own species, but let us hear no more from the naturalists about the "sentimentality" of anti-vivisectionists. If loyalty to our own species--preference for man simply because we are men--is not sentiment, then what is? Quote Right
Quote Left The superiority of chocolate (hot chocolate), both for health and nourishment, will soon give it the same preference over tea and coffee in America which it has in Spain. . . Quote Right
Quote Left We may think there is willpower involved, but more likely change is due to want power. Wanting the new addiction more than the old one. Wanting the new me in preference to the person I am now. Quote Right
Quote Left One of the proofs that the taste of flesh is not natural to man is the indifference which children exhibit for that sort of meat, and the preference they all give to vegetable foods, such as milk-porridge, pastry, fruits, etc. It is of the last importance not to de-naturalize them of this primitive taste and not to render them carnivorous, if not for health reasons, at least for the sake of their character. For, however the experience may be explained, it is certain that great eaters of flesh are, in general, more cruel and ferocious than other men. This observation is true of all places and of all times. Quote Right
Quote Left ...we sacrifice other species to our own not because our own has any objective metaphysical privilege over others, but simply because it is ours. It may be very natural to have this loyalty to our own species, but let us hear no more from the naturalists about the 'sentimentality' of anti-vivisectionists. If loyalty to our own species--preference for man simply because we are men--is not sentiment, then what is? Quote Right
Quote Left Do not discourage your children from hoarding, if they have a taste to it; whoever lays up his penny rather than part with it for a cake, at least is not the slave of gross appetite; and shows besides a preference always to be esteemed, of the future to the present moment. Quote Right
Quote Left Family farmers are victims of public policy that gives preference to feeding animals over feeding people. This has encouraged the cheap grain policy of this nation and has made the Beef Cartel the biggest hog at the trough. Quote Right
Quote Left I choose the likely man in preference to the rich man; I want a man without money rather than money without a man. Quote Right
Quote Left Lovers of painting and lovers of music are people who openly display their preference like a delectable ailment that isolates them and makes them proud. Quote Right
Quote Left There is nothing more likely to drive a person mad than...an obstinate, constitutional preference of the true to the agreeable. Quote Right
Quote Left Among all the world's races, some obscure Bedouin tribes possibly apart, Americans are the most prone to misinformation. This is not the consequence of any special preference for mendacity, although at the higher levels of their public administration that tendency is impressive. It is rather that so much of what they themselves believe is wrong. Quote Right
Quote Left Moral choices do not depend on personal preference and private decision but on right reason and, I would add, divine order. Quote Right
Quote Left My sexual preference is 'often' Quote Right
Quote Left ...many men choose a wife amid the deft-fingered clerks in preference to the society misses. The woman clerk has studied the value of concentr... Quote Right
Quote Left I choose the likely man in preference to the rich man I want a man without money rather than money without a man. Quote Right
Quote Left It seems very unfortunate that in order to secure political preference, people are made Vice President who are never intended, neither by party nor by the Lord, to be Presidents. Quote Right
Quote Left Constancy in love is a perpetual inconstancy, in which the heart attaches itself successively to each of the lover's qualities, giving preference now to one, now to another. Quote Right

Member Quotes About Preference

Quote Left Let world know your identity, Thou shall not hide, In this cruel world of no humanity, Show your preference is a pride. Quote Right
Quote Left Those who think it was abolished with slavery are in denial, we experience it in the Bus, school, at work, in preference and choice, in continued ridicule, by suspicion and distrust, by avoidance, Just that we who are deprived have developed a tough skin and a better knowledge to avoid the sentiment and publicity. Quote Right
Quote Left People usually confuse me, solitude ends up being my ultimate preference !! Quote Right