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Biography - Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama :

Tenzin Gyatso born Lhamo Dhondup,14th Dalai Lama. Nobel Peace Prize (1989).
Born: 1935
Period:
21st century
20th century
Place of birth: China
China

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.



Note 

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.

German
Im Ausüben von Toleranz ist der Feind der beste Lehrer.




See also 

See also...



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

Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.

Love your Enemies, for they tell you your faults.




Quotes for: tolerance


Quotes

Quotes about tolerance:


Tolerance should really only be a passing attitude: it should lead to appreciation. To tolerate is to offend.





Tolerance is not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength.





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.





Give to every human being every right that you claim for yourself.





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.





Of all religions, the Christian should of course inspire the most tolerance, but until now Christians have been the most intolerant of all men.











Quotes for: enemy


Quotes

Quotes for: enemy


The best is the enemy of good.





Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.





If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.





Privilege is the greatest enemy of right.





Pay attention to your enemies, for they are the first to discover your mistakes.





Opponents often need each other more than friends, for without wind, the mills won't run.











Quotes

Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama also said...


Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.





When you lose, don't lose the lesson.





Tolerance is not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength.





Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.





We need to cultivate a universal responsibility for one another and the planet we share.





I believe all suffering is caused by ignorance.












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