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Tolerance Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Tolerance

Please enjoy these Tolerance Quotes from the wise, the romantic, and the famous of the past and present.

Tolerance is the first principle of community;
it is the spirit which conserves
the best that all men think.
- Helen Keller

Related topics: Values Life Human-Nature Psychology Acceptance

To be one, to be united is a great thing.
But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.
- Bono

In the practice of tolerance,
one's enemy is the best teacher.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

The highest result of education is tolerance.
- Helen Keller

 

The heresy of one age becomes the orthodoxy of the next.
Mere tolerance has given place to a sentiment of brotherhood
between sincere men of all denominations.
- Helen Keller

Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one's own beliefs.
Rather it condemns the oppression or persecution of others.
- John F. Kennedy

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

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Humor brings insight and tolerance.
Irony brings a deeper and less friendly understanding.
- Agnes Repplier

More and more people care about religious tolerance
as fewer and fewer care about religion.
- Alexander Chase

The highest result of education is tolerance.
Long ago men fought and died for their faith;
but it took ages to teach them the other kind of courage, -
the courage to recognize the faiths of their brethren
and their rights of conscience.
- Helen Keller

Any one who wants to live in peace and freedom will be to live by toil,
demonstration of high levels of discipline and tolerance for one another.
- Yahya Jammeh

What you do, is you gradually become more and more experienced,
and more and more realistic about dramatic tolerance,
i.e.
about how long the play should be.
- Ridley Scott

It is thus tolerance that is the source of peace,
and intolerance that is the source of disorder and squabbling.
- Pierre Bayle

Always try to maintain complete tolerance and always
make an effort to give people more than they expect.
- Scott Hamilton

Acceptance and tolerance and forgiveness,
those are life-altering lessons.
- Jessica Lange

People have no tolerance.
They think all bugs are bad.
It's the American way.
If you don't like something, kill it.
- Carl Olson

Tolerance is carved into the rostrum of the U.S.
House of Representatives and intolerance should not be carved into the U.S.
Constitution.
- Jay Inslee

Tolerance is the value that was selected to put on here,
and tolerance is as American as apple pie.
- Jay Inslee

Political correctness does not legislate tolerance;
it only organizes hatred.
- Jacques Barzun

Tolerance is the price we pay for living in a free,
pluralistic society.
- Robert Casey

I have a zero tolerance for sanctimonious morons who try to scare people.
- Pat Robertson

Tolerance - the function of an extinguished ardor -
tolerance cannot seduce the young.
- Emile M. Cioran

I have seen great intolerance shown in support of tolerance.
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Canada is the homeland of equality, justice and tolerance.
- Kim Campbell

Where the Mind is biggest, the Heart,
the Senses, Magnanimity, Charity, Tolerance,
Kindliness, and the rest of them scarcely have room to breathe.
- Virginia Woolf

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

Let's be careful when we start comparing American to
European tolerance because there isn't necessarily
a lot of European tolerance.
- Montel Williams

The value of tolerance is central to living in today's world -
especially in diverse places like the Bronx.
- Jose Serrano

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.
- E. M. Forster

Tolerance is held to be a condition of mind which is encouraged by,
and is necessary for, civilization.
- Arthur Keith

Black literature is taught as sociology,
as tolerance, not as a serious, rigorous art form.
- Toni Morrison

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

In a multi-racial society, trust, understanding and
tolerance are the cornerstones of peace and order.
- Kamisese Mara

The responsibility of tolerance lies with those who have the wider vision.
- George Eliot

I believe all Americans who believe in freedom,
tolerance and human rights have a responsibility to
oppose bigotry and prejudice based on sexual orientation.
- Coretta Scott King

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

Islam teaches tolerance, not hatred;
universal brotherhood,
not enmity; peace, and not violence.
- Pervez Musharraf

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

There is nothing in the genius of America more precious
today than the spirit of religious and political tolerance
in its application to our own people.
- Paul Harris

Certainly tolerance and acceptance were at the forefront of my music.
- Bruce Springsteen

I believe with all my heart that civilization has produced
nothing finer than a man or woman who thinks and practices true tolerance.
- Frank Knox

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

No human trait deserves less tolerance in everyday life,
and gets less, than intolerance.
- Giacomo Leopardi

Few businessmen are capable of being in politics,
they don't understand the democratic process,
they have neither the tolerance or the depth it takes.
Democracy isn't a business.
- Malcolm Forbes

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

Tolerance is the virtue of the man without convictions.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

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

Tolerance is giving to every other human being every
right that you claim for yourself.
- Robert Green Ingersoll

Those wearing tolerance for a label call other views intolerable.
- Phyllis McGinley

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

Our second phase was to develop a school curriculum that teaches tolerance,
respect for differences, conflict resolution,
anger management, and other attributes of peace.
- Eddie Bernice Johnson

I have, I admit, a low tolerance for detached chronicling and cool analysis.
- Leslie Fiedler

Britons seem to have given up on assimilating their Muslim population,
with many British elites patting themselves on the
back for their tolerance and multiculturalism.
- Linda Chavez

I think tolerance is something everybody needs to be reminded of,
especially in a reactionary political world.
Well, actually, I should say, a reactionary political climate.
- Bruce Davison

Without tolerance, our world turns into hell.
- Friedrich Durrenmatt

And as I've gotten older, I've had more of a tendency
to look for people who live by kindness,
tolerance, compassion, a gentler way of looking at things.
- Martin Scorsese

Compromise and tolerance are magic words.
It took me 40 years to become philosophical.
- Hedy Lamarr

Together with international unity and resolve we can
meet the challenge of this global scourge and work
to bring about an international law of zero tolerance for terrorism.
- Manmohan Singh

You are not angry with people when you laugh at them.
Humor teaches tolerance.
- W. Somerset Maugham

Broad tolerance in the matter of beliefs is necessarily
a part of the new ethics.
- Lafcadio Hearn

Tolerance is another word for indifference.
- W. Somerset Maugham

I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom,
a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
- Stephen Fry

When traveling with someone, take large does of patience
and tolerance with your morning coffee.
- Helen Hayes

North Eurasia is one of the best examples of religious
tolerance and peaceful coexistence of Islam and Christianity.
This is a rare thing in today's world,
even in its most liberal parts.
- Nursultan Nazarbayev

We in the United States should be all the more thankful
for the freedom and religious tolerance we enjoy.
And we should always remember the lessons learned from the Holocaust,
in hopes we stay vigilant against such inhumanity now and in the future.
- Charlie Dent

I believe that the capital of the Republic of Albania
is a suitable venue for discussing the dialogue among
religions and civilizations,
notably in the countries of South East Europe,
because we are well familiar with this country's track
record of religious tolerance.
- Georgi Purvanov

It is not the simple statement of facts that ushers in freedom;
it is the constant repetition of them that has this liberating effect.
Tolerance is the result not of enlightenment,
but of boredom.
- Quentin Crisp

Let me say this loud and clear.
There is a world of difference between terrorist acts and the Islamic Shari'a.
Islam is not only a religion, but a way of life.
And at its heart lie the sacred principles of tolerance and dialogue.
- King Hussein I

The election is over, and even though there are people
who have different ideologies and beliefs,
from now on we must all embrace each other,
creating a harmonious and unified new Taiwan through our love and tolerance.
- Chen Shui-bian

Liberal democracy - as you know, in the old days,
we were saying we want socialism with a human face.
Today's left effectively offers global capitalism with a human face,
more tolerance, more rights and so on.
So the question is, is this enough or not? Here I remain a Marxist:
I think not.
- Slavoj Zizek

Once the brokerage house, rather than the bank,
became the locus for American savings,
that money would find its way into the stock market,
because the broker was someone with a much higher tolerance
for risk than the banker.
- Ron Chernow


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