Human diversity makes tolerance more than a virtue; it
makes it a requirement for survival.
Rene Dubos Motivation |
I suspect that even today, with all the progress we have made in liberal
thought, the quality of true tolerance is as rare as the quality of mercy.
Frank Knox Busy but No Accomplishments |
I have learned silence from the talkative, tolerance from the intolerant,
and kindness from the unkind; yet strangely, I am ungrateful to these teachers.
Kahlil Gibran Kindness Quotes |
"An adult's unsuccessful attempt to teach a child something that
appears exceptionally simple is extremely frustrating. If mom begins
to feel her tolerance level has reached the breaking point, she should
stop the session – immediately. She might simply say that she is
tired (no life), and suggest they work on it another time."
Jacquie McTaggart, From The Teacher's Desk Teacher |
The highest result of education is tolerance.
Helen Keller Knowledge |
Mothers are known for their unconditional love and utmost tolerance,
diligence, and perseverance. Any other positive descriptive could
be used to sing their praises.
Sarah Goldberg, Manipulative People Mother |
My parents shared not only an improbable love, they shared
an abiding faith in the possibilities of this nation.
They would give me an African name, Barrack, or bless,
believing that in a tolerant America your name is not barrier to success.
President Obama Success |
"Toleration is the best religion."
Victor Hugo Wise |
We should acknowledge differences, we should greet differences,
until difference makes no difference anymore.
Dr. Adela A Allen Funny Quotes about Life |
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 Forgiveness |
The only way to make sure people you agree with can
speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.
Eleanor Holmes Norton Communication |
If we are to live together in peace, we must come to know each other better.
Lyndon Baines Johnson Peace |
It is thus tolerance that is the source of peace, and intolerance
that is the source of disorder and squabbling.
Pierre Bayle Complaining |
We need to promote greater tolerance and understanding
among the peoples of the world. Nothing can be more dangerous
to our efforts to build peace and development than a world divided
along religious, ethnic or cultural lines. In each nation, and among all nations,
we must work to promote unity based on our shared humanity.
Kofi Annan Effort |
The remarkable thing is that we really love our neighbor as
ourselves: we do unto others as we do unto ourselves. We hate
others when we hate ourselves. We are tolerant toward others when
we tolerate ourselves. We forgive others when we forgive ourselves.
We are prone to sacrifice others when we are ready to sacrifice ourselves.
Eric Hoffer Love |
Humor brings insight and tolerance. Irony brings a deeper and less
Agnes Repplier Friend |
Tolerance means that we are breathing through God's breath, and we
renew our faith when we relate to others in a pleasant manner.
Estella Eliot, Positively Christian