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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

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



Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
La tolérance n'est pas un signe de faiblesse, mais un signe de force.

German
Toleranz ist kein Zeichen der Schwäche, sondern der Stärke.




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Quotes for: strength


Quotes

Quotes about strength:


Consciousness of our powers augments them.





I dare to believe that inner joy has some secret power to win the favour of fortune.





On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow.





...and nobody knows the extent of his strength until he has tried.





There are two ways of contesting, the one by the law, the other by force; the first method is proper to men, the second to beasts.





Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength.











Quotes for: tolerance


Quotes

Quotes about tolerance:


Love truth, but pardon error.





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





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.





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





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.











Quotes for: weakness


Quotes

Quotes about weakness:


No man is weak by choice.





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.





Man is but a reed, the most feeble thing in nature, but he is a thinking reed.





What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child and the feeble mentality of the average adult.





The weakness of human reason appears more evidently in those who know it not, than in those who know it.





Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength.











Quotes

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


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





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





When you lose, don't lose the lesson.





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.





Everyone has the right to happiness, but nobody has the right to destroy the happiness of others.












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