KT asked in 藝術與人文詩詞與文學 · 1 decade ago






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  • Elisa
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    Quotes about discriminations from western philosophers:

    Wayne W. Dyer

    Judgements prevent us from seeing the good that lies beyond appearances.

    William Hazlitt

    Prejudice is the child of ignorance.

    John Comenius

    Let us have but one end in view, the welfare of humanity; and let us put aside all selfishness in consideration of language, nationality, or religion.

    Albert Einstein

    (1) Small is the number of people who see with their eyes and think with their minds.

    (2) Each of us shines in a different way, but this doesn't make our light less bright. Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.

    Ernest Dimnet

    Prejudices subsist in people's imagination long after they have been destroyed by their experience.

    Henry David Thoreau

    It is never too late to give up our prejudices.

    Booker T.Washington

    I will permit no man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him.

    John Lancaster Spalding

    Our prejudices are like physical infirmities - we cannot do what they prevent us from doing.

    Mark Twain

    I have no color prejudices nor caste prejudices nor creed prejudices. All I care to know is that a man is a human being, and that is enough for me; he can't be any worse.

    William Penn

    O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.

    George Bernard Shaw

    The worst sin towards our fellow creatures is not to hate them,

    but to be indifferent to them; that's the essence of inhumanity.

    Pope John Paul II

    Much of the violence that humanity suffers in our times is rooted in

    misunderstanding as well as in the rejection of the values and identity

    of foreign cultures. Tourism improves relationships between individuals

    and peoples; when they are cordial, respectful, and based on solidarity they constitute, as it were, an open door to peace and harmonious coexistence.

    Source(s): Myself. Went abroad at age 11. With 32 years experience speaking and writing English. Tutored English as an Undergrad. A project manager in the US since 1992.
  • Ning
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    Discrimination toward or against a person or group is the prejudicial treatment of them based on certain characteristics. ... Discrimination on grounds such as race or religion ...

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