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Tolerance

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 (1780-1832) British clergyman, sportsman and author.

Tolerance is only another name for indifference.

W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965) British novelist and playwright.

Whenever you hold a fellow creature in distress, remember that he is a man.

Seneca (4 BC-65) Roman philosopher and playwright.

When tolerance is not afforded to those so well-deserved, it speaks ill of the one who feels he cannot afford to give it.

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Intolerance betrays want of faith in one's cause.

Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948) Preeminent leader of Indian nationalism.

Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.

Edmund Burke (1729-1797) British political writer.

There is a limit at which forbearance ceases to be a virtue.

Edmund Burke (1729-1797) British political writer.

I have seen great intolerance shown in support of tolerance.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834) British poet, critic, and philosopher.

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