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Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama

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Biography - Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama :

14th Dalai Lama .
Born: 1935
Period:
21st century
20th century
Place of birth: China
China

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In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama



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Note



It is the enemy who can truly teach us to practice the virtues of compassion and tolerance.



Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Dans la pratique de la tolérance, l’ennemi est le meilleur professeur.”
Tenzin Gyatso, 14e Dalaï-Lama

German
Im Ausüben von Toleranz ist der Feind der beste Lehrer.”
Tenzin Gyatso, 14. Dalai Lama


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If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.”
Noam Chomsky

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Love your Enemies, for they tell you your faults.”
Benjamin Franklin



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Quotes about tolerance:


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What is tolerance? It is the endowment of humanity. We are all steeped in weakness and error; let us forgive each other our stupidities, that is the first law of nature.”
Voltaire
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Tolerance should really only be a passing attitude: it should lead to appreciation. To tolerate is to offend.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Maxims and Reflections
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Tolerance is not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength.”
Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama
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Of all religions, the Christian should of course inspire the most tolerance, but until now Christians have been the most intolerant of all men.”
Voltaire
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What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.”
Voltaire
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The golden rule of conduct is mutual toleration, seeing that we will never all think alike and we shall always see Truth in fragment and from different points of vision.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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Quotes for: enemy:


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the best is the enemy of good.”
Voltaire - Philosophical Dictionary
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Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.”
Isaac Newton
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If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.”
Nelson Mandela
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It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of the rest of mankind.”
Voltaire
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You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.”
John Stuart Mill
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The artist can wish for nothing better than blunt friends and polite enemies.”
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
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Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama also said...


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Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.”
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We need to cultivate a universal responsibility for one another and the planet we share.”
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When you lose, don't lose the lesson.”
Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama
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I believe all suffering is caused by ignorance.”
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Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.”
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There are only two days in the year that nothing can be done. One is called Yesterday and the other is called Tomorrow. Today is the right day to Love, Believe, Do and mostly Live.”
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