2. "A discriminating irreverence is the creator and protector of human liberty."
- Quote by Mark Twain
3. "Snobbery is one of the things one should be most discriminating about"
- Quote by Edward St. Aubyn
5. "America is bad at discriminating between danger likely to strike again, and red herrings, the freaking helpings of disaster that no man or plan can prevent."
- Bill Maher, When You Ride Alone You Ride With Bin Laden: What the Government Should Be Telling Us to Help Fight the War on Terrorism
8. "Seeing race is always about discriminating, a discerning, trained eye recognizing the "essential" or defining characteristic in the individual that confers racial categorization."
- Barbara Katz Rothman, Genetic Maps and Human Imaginations: The Limits of Science in Understanding Who We Are
9. "The muscle in Matthew’s jaw contracted. First pirates, then this fop. Kathryn did not seem to be a woman of discriminating taste when it came to men."
- Sandra Marton, Shadows and Secrets: Charon's Crossing and Until You