Tolerance Quotes

A President is neither prince nor pope, and I don't seek a window on men's souls. In fact, I yearn for a greater tolerance, an easy-goingness about each other's attitudes and way of life.

George Herbert Walker Bush

And I hope to stand for a new harmony, a greater tolerance. We've come far, but I think we need a new harmony among the races in our country. And we're on a journey into a new century, and we've got to leave that tired old baggage of bigotry behind.

George Herbert Walker Bush

I understand that in the UK there have already been 10,000 complaints from viewers about these remarks, which people see, rightly, as offensive. I want Britain to be seen as a country of fairness and tolerance. Anything detracting from this I condemn.

James Gordon Brown

To think that one's actions could please the masses is indeed a notion bound in irony; someone will inevitably find something wrong in almost everything. So do what it is that you do best and remember to have enough tolerance for two.

Brandon Boyd

The most insidious influence on the young is not violence, drugs, tobacco, drink or sexual perversion, but our pursuit of the trivial and our tolerance of the third rate.

Eric Anderson

Families are the best place to learn and practice mutual tolerance and acceptance.

Begum Aga Khan

A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.

Paul Sweeney

Each of us is a part of a great family - the human family, sons and daughters of God, and therefore brothers and sisters. We must work harder to build mutual respect, an attitude of tolerance with forbearance one for anoter regardless of the doctrines and philosophies we may espouse individually. Concerning these, you and I may disagree, but we can do so with respect and civility.

Gordon B. Hinckley

The only tolerance in the world, the only tolerance that earns the name, is that toward intolerance

Louis Paul

Though all society is founded on intolerance, all improvement is founded on tolerance.

George Bernard Shaw

Tolerance always has limits - it cannot tolerate what is itself actively intolerant.

Sidney Hook

Of all religions, the Christian should of course inspire the most tolerance, but until now Christians have been the most intolerant of all men.

Voltaire

Though all society is founded on intolerance, all improvement is founded on tolerance

George Bernard Shaw

Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance

Benjamin Franklin

If we live in our oneness-heart, we will feel the essence of all religions which is the love of God. Forgiveness, compassion, tolerance, brotherhood and the feeling of oneness are the signs of a true religion.

Sri Chinmoy

What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error; let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.

Voltaire

The test of courage comes when we are in the minority. The test of tolerance comes when we are in the majority.

Ralph W. Sockman

Hatred is not what Las Vegas is about. We will have zero tolerance for anyone who is intolerant.

Oscar Goodman

Through the centuries, the history of peoples is but a lesson in mutual tolerance.

Emile Zola

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.

Dalai Lama

Tolerance and freedom of thought are the veritable antidotes to religious fanaticism

Paul-Henri

Tolerance it a tremendous virtue, but the immediate neighbors of tolerance are apathy and weakness.

James Goldsmith

Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance.

Benjamin Franklin

I have seen great intolerance shown in support of tolerance.

Samuel Taylor
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