Intolerance Quotes

No loss by flood and lightening, no destruction of cities and temples by the hostile forces of nature, has deprived man of so many noble lives and impulses as those which his intolerance has destroyed.

In fact, I think that we should go forth and crush every other worldview that doesn’t promote tolerance! All right. That remark was intended to be ironic and I’m certainly glad most of you in the audience laughed just now! I would have felt a shiver if you hadn’t! Let’s check though… how many of […]

Is it not strange that the descendants of those Pilgrim Fathers who crossed the Atlantic to preserve their own freedom of opinion have always proved themselves intolerant of the spiritual liberty of others?

He who begins by loving Christianity more than Truth, will proceed by loving his sect or church better than Christianity, and end in loving himself better than all.

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

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.

I hate people who are intolerant.

Intolerance has been the curse of every age and state.

Intolerance is a form of egotism, and to condemn egotism intolerantly is to share it.

By burning Luther’s books you may rid your bookshelves of him, but you will not rid men’s minds of him.