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Quotations on Bigotry

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The mind of the bigot is like the pupil of the eye; the more light you pour upon it, the more it will contract.

~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

A man must be both stupid and uncharitable who believes there is no virtue or truth but on his own side.

~ Joseph Addison

Wisdom has never made a bigot, but learning has.

~ Josh Billings

Bigotry dwarfs the soul by shutting out the truth.

~ Edwin Hubbel Chapin

There is no bigotry like that of "free thought" run to seed.

~ Horace Greeley

Bigotry murders religion to frighten fools with her ghost.

~ Charles Caleb Colton

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