Tolerance Quotes and Sayings
Tolerance is the virtue of the man without convictions.
– Gilbert K. Chesterton
Compassion and tolerance are not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength.
– Dalai Lama
I respect only those who resist me, but I cannot tolerate them.
– Charles De Gaulle
Accepting all the good and bad about someone. It’s a great thing to aspire to. The hard part is actually doing it.
– Sarah Dessen
One’s enemy is often the best teacher of tolerance.
– Colleen Houck
Tolerance of intolerance is cowardice.
– Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Tolerance only for those who agree with you is no tolerance at all.
– Ray Davis
Don’t get so tolerant that you tolerate intolerance.
– Bill Maher
The days of me being “tolerant” are long gone. The days of me being “intolerant” have just begun.
– James D. Sass
Tolerance is nothing more than patience with boundaries.
– Shannon L. Alder
Tolerance cannot seduce the young.
– Emil Cioran
The world is in greater peril from those who tolerate or encourage evil than from those who actually commit it.
– Albert Einstein
Tolerance is the price we pay for living in a free, pluralistic society.
– Robert Casey
Tolerance is not a Christian value. Charity, justice, mercy, prudence, honesty–these are Christian values.
– Archbishop Charles J. Chaput
Tolerance isn’t about not having beliefs. It’s about how your beliefs lead you to treat people who disagree with you.
– Timothy Keller
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
In the practice of tolerance, one’s enemy is the best teacher.
– Tenzin Gyatso
You get what you expect and you deserve what you tolerate.
– Mark Graban
If you don’t feel it, flee from it. Go where you are celebrated, not merely tolerated.
– Paul F. Davis
What’s most important in a friendship? Tolerance and loyalty.
– J.K. Rowling
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.
– Helen Keller
The highest result of education is tolerance
– Helen Keller