found : 13Quotations
Quotations by Topic : [ Bigotry ]

Showing results from 9337 total quotations found.



A man must be both stupid and uncharitable who believes there is no virtue or truth but on his own side.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Bigotry
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
A man must be both stupid and uncharitable who believes there is no virtue or truth but on his own side.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Bigotry
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
Bigot, one who is obstinately and zealously attached to an opinion that you do not entertain.
~ Ambrose Bierce | ( American newspaperman and short-story writer. ) | 1842-1914 | Bigotry
quotes Division : Satirists and Cynic   
     
Bigotry is the sacred disease.
~ Heraclitus | (Greek philosopher. ) | c. 535 BCE-c. 475 BCE | Bigotry
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
Bigotry murders religion to frighten fools with her ghost.
~ Charles Caleb Colton | ( British clergyman ) | 1780-1832 | Bigotry
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Defoe says that there were a hundred thousand country fellows in his time ready to fight to the death against popery, without knowing whether popery was a man or a horse.
~ William Hazlitt | ( British essayist. ) | 1778-1830 | Bigotry
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
Religion is as effectually destroyed by bigotry as by indifference.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson | ( U.S. poet ) | 1803-1882 | Bigotry
quotes Division : American poets   
     
Those who believe in their truth -- the only ones whose imprint is retained by the memory of men -- leave the earth behind them strewn with corpses. Religions number in their ledgers more murders than the bloodiest tyrannies account for, and those whom humanity has called divine far surpass the most conscientious murderers in their thirst for slaughter.
~ Emil Cioran | (Romanian philosopher and essayist. ) | 1911-1995 | Bigotry
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
We are least open to precise knowledge concerning the things we are most vehement about.
~ Eric Hoffer | ( American philosopher and author. ) | 1902-1983 | Bigotry
quotes Division : American Philosophers   
     
We call a man a bigot or a slave of dogma because he is a thinker who has thought thoroughly and to a definite end.
~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton | ( British journalist, novelist and poet. ) | 1874-1936 | Bigotry
quotes Division : Journalists   
     
When we believe ourselves in possession of the only truth, we are likely to be indifferent to common everyday truths.
~ Eric Hoffer | ( American philosopher and author. ) | 1902-1983 | Bigotry
quotes Division : American Philosophers   
     
Wisdom has never made a bigot, but learning has.
~ Josh Billings | ( American humorist and lecturer. ) | 1815-1885 | Bigotry
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
You are all fundamentalists with a top dressing of science. That is why you are the stupidest of conservatives and reactionists in politics and the most bigoted of obstructionists in science itself. When it comes to getting a move on you are all of the same opinion: stop it, flog it, hang it, dynamite it, stamp it out.
~ George Bernard Shaw | ( Irish writer. ) | 1856-1950 | Bigotry
quotes Division : Irish writers