Man does not see reality as it is, but only as he perceives it, and his perception may be mistaken or biased.
Market prices are always wrong in the sense that they present a biased view of the future.
Men are often biased in their judgment on account of their sympathy and their interests.
It's not really a question of who is biased, but which bias is the correct bias with which to be biased!
Stereotypes are the mind's shorthand for dealing with complexities. They have two aspects: they are much blunter than reality; they are shaped to fit a man's preferences or prejudgments. Thus two principles are involved: differentiation or its lack, and biased preferential perception.
The voice of the intelligence is soft and weak, said Freud. It is drowned out by the roar of fear. It is ignored by the voice of desire. It is contradicted by the voice of shame. It is hissed away by hate, and extinguished by anger. Most of all it is silenced by ignorance.
Be able to recognize when you're reading or hearing material biased to your own side.
Time perspective is one of the most powerful influences on all of human behavior. We're trying to show how people become biased to being exclusively past-, present- or future-oriented.
Two quite opposite qualities equally bias our minds - habits and novelty.
[on the voice of the intelligence] It is drowned out by the roar of fear.
Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all.
Susan is just great. I know I'm biased, but she's a great actress.
The Iraq War marked the beginning of the end of network news coverage. Viewers saw the juxtaposition of the embedded correspondents reporting the war as it was actually unfolding and the jaundiced, biased, negative coverage of these same events in the network newsrooms.
The estimated loss of up to six million dead is founded too much on both emotional, biased testimonies and on exaggerated data in the postwar reckonings of war crimes and on the squaring of accounts with the defeated.
Bias and prejudice are attitudes to be kept in hand, not attitudes to be avoided.
The biases the media has are much bigger than conservative or liberal. They're about getting ratings, about making money, about doing stories that are easy to cover.
When I first started to get into writing, it was via music. I'd generate ideas for songs that would turn into stories, then they'd turn into novels. I was biased toward music.
Too often a story is examined through biased eyes, without a sensitivity for everyone who forged it. It's seen from the point of view of the great white savior, and rarely is the perspective of the slave a part.
IT is difficult to speak or write with becoming moderation or propriety, on topics to which we are biased by prejudice, interest, or even principle.
It is the Democratic Congress, the liberal-biased media and the homosexuals who want to destroy all Christians.
I am biased to my show as a whole but it is still very entertaining.
Never refuse an assignment except when there is a conflict of interest, a potential of danger to you or your family, or you hold a strongly biased attitude about the subject under focus.
I hope we will not so characterize religious people as being so narrow and so biased towards people not of their own religion that they cannot even work with them in this common cause to which you say they are committed.
Good managers have a bias for action.
Have a bias toward action - let's see something happen now. You can break that big plan into small steps and take the first step right away.
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