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Intolerance Quotes

Nothing dies so hard, or rallies so often as intolerance.

Author: Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)

Profession: American Preacher, Orator, Writer

Intolerance is evidence of impotence.

Author: Aleister Crowley (1875-1947)

Profession: British Occultist

Intolerance has been the curse of every age and state.

Author: Samuel Davies (1723-1761)

Profession: American Protestant clergyman, Educator

The greatest problem in the world today is intolerance. Everyone is so intolerant of each other.

Author: Princess of Wales Diana (1961-1997)

Profession: Wife of Charles, Prince of Wales

Intolerance is the ''Do Not Touch'' sign on something that cannot bear touching. We do not mind having our hair ruffled, but we will not tolerate any familiarity with the toupee which covers our baldness.

Author: Eric Hoffer (1902-1983)

Profession: American Author, Philosopher

If Woody Allen were a Muslim, he'd be dead by now.

Author: Salman Rushdie (1948)

Profession: Indian-born British Author

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

Author: George Santayana (1863-1952)

Profession: American Philosopher, Poet

Intolerance respecting other people's religion is toleration itself in comparison with intolerance respecting other people's art.

Author: Wallace Stevens (1879-1955)

Profession: American Poet