Quotations Topic: Tolerance (23 Quotations)
As no roads are so rough as those that have just been mended, so no sinners are so intolerant as those that have just turned saints.
Charles Caleb Colton
For this is one of the ancientest laws among them; that no man shall be blamed for reasoning in the maintenance of his own religion.
I have seen great intolerance shown in support of tolerance.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Intolerance betrays want of faith in one's cause.
Intolerance is the most socially acceptable form of egotism, for it permits us to assume superiority without personal boasting.
Sidney J. Harris
It is easy to be tolerant of the principles of other people if you have none of your own.
No human trait deserves less tolerance in everyday life, and gets less, than intolerance.
Pass no rash condemnation on other peoples words or actions.
Thomas p Kempis
People are very open-minded about new things. As long as they are exactly like the old ones.
Charles F. Kettering
Persecution was at least a sign of personal interest. Tolerance is composed of nine parts of apathy to one of brotherly love.
Frank Moore Colby
Since others have to tolerate my weaknesses, it is only fair that I should tolerate theirs.
William Allen White
The highest result of education is tolerance.
There is a limit at which forbearance ceases to be a virtue.
To tolerant everything is too teach nothing.
F. J. Kinsman
Tolerance is a very dull virtue. It is boring. Unlike love, it has always had a bad press. It is negative. It merely means putting up with people, being able to stand things.
Edward M. Forster
Tolerance is only another name for indifference.
W. Somerset Maugham
Tolerance it a tremendous virtue, but the immediate neighbors of tolerance are apathy and weakness.
Sir James Goldsmith
Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.
Toleration is the greatest gift of the mind; it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
Travel teaches tolerance.
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