I don’t want to believe this quote. I refuse to consider myself the prisoner of my own experiences. I control what I think. I can change my thoughts about my prejudices. I refuse to give the responsibility of my beliefs over to the vagrancies of my mind.
Poor Edward R. Murrow. This quote tells me so much about him and it makes me sad for him. He lived his life with such morality that I’m surprised by this quotation. I believe that we can escape our prejudices and we are not prisoners of our minds and experiences. It grieves me that such a great man believed the opposite.
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