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Peace, Love, Compassion, Tolerance

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Tolerance

Tolerance is the consequence of humanity and the first law of nature.
(Voltaire, French philosopher, 1694-1778)
 
He who cannot agree with his enemies is controlled by them.
(Chinese proverb)
 
Man must evolve for all human conflichts a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation.
The foundation of such a method is love.
(Lao-Tzu, Chinese Taoist philosopher, ca. 600 B.C.)
 
Our envy of others devours us most of all.
(Alexander Solzhenitsyn, Russian author, 1918-2008)
 
The highest result of education is tolerance.
(Helen Keller, deaf/blind American author and educator, 1880-1968)
 
Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one's own beliefs.
Rather it condemns the oppression and persecution of others.
(John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 35th president of the USA, 1917-1963)