My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.” ~~ Maya Angelou
“The highest result of education is tolerance.” ~~ Helen Keller
“We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools. ” ~~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
“In the long run, there is not much discrimination against superior talent.” ~~ Carter G. Woodson
“I think there’s just one kind of folks. Folks.” ~~ Scout Finch in Harper Lee’s “To Kill a Mockingbird”, Chapter 23
“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view—until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.” ~~ Atticus in Harper Lee’s “To Kill a Mockingbird”, Chapter 3
“In the practice of tolerance, one’s enemy is the best teacher.” ~~ Dalai Lama
“Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilized by education.” ~~ Charlotte Bronte