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The highest result of education is tolerance.

I have seen great intolerance shown in support of 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.
Tolerance becomes a crime when applied to evil.
Tolerance it a tremendous virtue, but the immediate neighbors of tolerance are apathy and weakness.
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.
Intolerance betrays want of faith in one's cause.
Since others have to tolerate my weaknesses, it is only fair that I should tolerate theirs.
It is easy to be tolerant of the principles of other people if you have none of your own.
People are very open-minded about new things. As long as they are exactly like the old ones.
There is a limit at which forbearance ceases to be a virtue.
Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.
Persecution was at least a sign of personal interest. Tolerance is composed of nine parts of apathy to one of brotherly love.
When tolerance is not afforded to those so well-deserved, it speaks ill of the one who feels he cannot afford to give it.
Whenever you hold a fellow creature in distress, remember that he is a man.
You tolerate me, you really tolerate me. [Accepting his Independent Spirit Award]
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.
Tolerance is only another name for indifference.
No human trait deserves less tolerance in everyday life, and gets less, than intolerance.
To tolerant everything is too teach nothing.
Pass no rash condemnation on other peoples words or actions.
Intolerance is the most socially acceptable form of egotism, for it permits us to assume superiority without personal boasting.
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.
Genuine tolerance does not mean ignoring differences as if differences made no difference. Genuine tolerance means engaging differences within a bond of civility and respect.
It is not difficult to convert a negative into a positive, given that a high level of tolerance remains persistent.

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