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Fanaticism Quotes

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The mistake we make is to attribute to religions the
errors and fanaticism of human beings.
- Tahar Ben Jelloun

Fanaticism is overcompensation for doubt.
- Robertson Davies

Today's Islamic fundamentalism is also a cover for political motifs.
We should not overlook the political motifs we encounter
in forms of religious fanaticism.
- Jurgen Habermas

Time and again we see leaders and members of religions incite aggression,
fanaticism, hate, and xenophobia - even inspire and
legitimate violent and bloody conflicts.
- Hans Kung

 

It is not possible to unknow what you do know -
the result of that is fanaticism.
- Lionel Blue

Moderation is part of faith, so those who accuse Muslim
schools of fostering fanaticism should learn a bit more about Islam.
- Cat Stevens

From fanaticism to barbarism is only one step.
- Denis Diderot

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The vast majority of Muslims living here are peaceful citizens.
Unfortunately, however, we also see religious and political
fanaticism among Muslim groups in Germany.
- Otto Schily

A celibate clergy is an especially good idea,
because it tends to suppress any hereditary propensity toward fanaticism.
- Carl Sagan

As a musician I tell you that if you were to suppress adultery,
fanaticism, crime, evil, the supernatural,
there would no longer be the means for writing one note.
- Georges Bizet

Fanaticism consists of redoubling your effort when
you have forgotten your aim.
- George Santayana

The tendency to claim God as an ally for our partisan
value and ends is the source of all religious fanaticism.
- Reinhold Niebuhr

What is fanaticism today is the fashionable creed tomorrow,
and trite as the multiplication table a week after.
- Wendell Phillips

Am I a criminal? The world knows I'm not a criminal.
What are they trying to put me in jail for? You've
lost common sense in this society because of religious fanaticism and dogma.
- Jack Kevorkian

Fanaticism obliterates the feelings of humanity.
- Edward Gibbon

This fanaticism is what feeds terrorism.
And this is precisely why Muslims must play an active
role in opposing hate sermons and incitement to terrorism
and extremism in their mosques.
- Otto Schily

In morals what begins in fear usually ends in wickedness;
in religion what begins in fear usually ends in fanaticism.
Fear, either as a principle or a motive,
is the beginning of all evil.
- Anna Jameson

The interval between the decay of the old and the formation
and establishment of the new constitutes a period of
transition which must always necessarily be one of uncertainty,
confusion, error, and wild and fierce fanaticism.
- John C. Calhoun

But The Same Sea is set precisely in this Israel,
which never makes it to the news headlines anywhere.
It is a novel about everyday people far removed from fundamentalism,
fanaticism nationalism, or militancy of any sort.
- Amos Oz

The closer a man approaches tragedy the more intense
is his concentration of emotion upon the fixed point of his commitment,
which is to say the closer he approaches what in life we call fanaticism.
- Arthur Miller

In my own sphere I did everything that could possibly
be expected of a man who believes in the greatness
of his people and who is filled with fanaticism for
the greatness of his country,
in order to bring about the victory of Adolf Hitler
and the National Socialist movement.
- Hans Frank

The greatest mistake you can make in life
is to be continually fearing you will make one.
- Elbert Hubbard

Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.
- Carl Jung

To err is human, to forgive divine.
- Alexander Pope

Anyone who has never made a mistake,
has never tried anything new.
- Albert Einstein

Freedom is not worth having if it
does not connote freedom to err.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

He who never made a mistake,
never made a discovery.
- Samuel Smiles

The biggest mistake we could ever make in our lives
is to think we work for anybody but ourselves.
- Brian Tracy

It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom.
It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest
might weaken and the wisest might err.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I claim to be a simple individual liable
to err like any other fellow mortal.
I own, however, that I have humility enough
to confess my errors and to retrace my steps.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Like everyone else who makes the mistake of getting older,
I begin each day with coffee and obituaries.
- Bill Cosby

It is a mistake to look too far ahead.
Only one link in the chain of destiny
can be handled at a time.
- Winston Churchill

Many people mistake our work for our vocation.
Our vocation is the love of Jesus.
- Mother Teresa

A person who never made a mistake
never tried anything new.
- Albert Einstein

Guilt says I've done something wrong;
... shame says there is something wrong with me.
Guilt says I've made a mistake;
... shame says I am a mistake.
Guilt says what did was not good;
... shame says I am no good.
- John Bradshaw

Many a man in love with a dimple makes the mistake
of marrying the whole girl.
- Stephen Leacock

When I write software, I know that it will fail,
either due to my own mistake, or due to some other cause.
- Wietse Venema

Show me a person who has never made a mistake and I'll
show you somebody who has never achieved much.
- Joan Collins

Without music, life would be a mistake...
I would only believe in a God who knew how to dance.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

Do not make the mistake of treating your dogs like
humans or they will treat you like dogs.
- Martha Scott

A mistake is always forgivable, rarely excusable and always unacceptable.
- Robert Fripp

A mistake is simply another way of doing things.
- Katharine Graham

Starting out to make money is the greatest mistake in life.
Do what you feel you have a flair for doing,
and if you are good enough at it, the money will come.
- Greer Garson

Experience enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
- Franklin P. Jones

Marriage is a mistake every man should make.
- George Jessel

Never get married in college; it's hard to get a start
if a prospective employer finds you've already made one mistake.
- Elbert Hubbard

Formerly, when religion was strong and science weak,
men mistook magic for medicine; now,
when science is strong and religion weak,
men mistake medicine for magic.
- Thomas Szasz

Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming
that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Exclusiveness in a garden is a mistake as great as it is in society.
- Alfred Austin

It is a mistake for a sculptor or a painter to speak
or write very often about his job.
It releases tension needed for his work.
- Henry Moore

When I find myself in the company of scientists,
I feel like a shabby curate who has strayed by mistake
into a room full of dukes.
- W. H. Auden

I believe in recovery, and I believe that as a role
model I have the responsibility to let young people
know that you can make a mistake and come back from it.
- Ann Richards

Do not mistake a crowd of big wage-earners for the leisure class.
- Clive Bell

I have always been willing to admit when I made a mistake.
I made a mistake in my understanding of the composition of the Contras,
not on my opposition to the Contra war.
- Bianca Jagger

The choice is between which mistake is easier to correct:
underdoing it or overdoing it.
- Timothy Geithner

I made a mistake when I said there were no gas chambers at Auschwitz.
- David Irving

Take all that is given whether wealth,
love or language, nothing comes by mistake and with
good digestion all can be turned to health.
- George Herbert

We often discover what will do, by finding out what will not do;
and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
- Samuel Smiles

Men are apt to mistake the strength of their feeling
for the strength of their argument.
The heated mind resents the chill touch and relentless scrutiny of logic.
- William E. Gladstone

I think it's a mistake to ever look for hope outside of one's self.
- Arthur Miller

Inaction is perhaps the greatest mistake of all.
- Charles Schumer

Most of my advances were by mistake.
You uncover what is when you get rid of what isn't.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

A sound discretion is not so much indicated by never
making a mistake as by never repeating it.
- Christian Nestell Bovee

A little learning is not a dangerous thing to one who
does not mistake it for a great deal.
- William Allen White

Every decision you make is a mistake.
- Edward Dahlberg

I had come to regard the U.S.
Senate's rejection of the League of Nations as a tragic mistake.
- Elliot Richardson

To help yourself, you must be yourself.
Be the best that you can be.
When you make a mistake, learn from it,
pick yourself up and move on.
- Dave Pelzer

A mistake in judgment isn't fatal, but too much anxiety about judgment is.
- Pauline Kael

I never made a mistake in grammar but one in my life
and as soon as I done it I seen it.
- Carl Sandburg

Children love and want to be loved and they very much
prefer the joy of accomplishment to the triumph of hateful failure.
Do not mistake a child for his symptom.
- Erik Erikson

The greatest mistake I made was not to die in office.
- Dean Acheson


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