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The antiquity and general acceptance of an opinion is not assurance of its truth.
Lack of documentation is becoming a problem for acceptance.
One of the great things about Sydney is that it has a great acceptance of everyone and everything. It's an incredibly tolerant city, a city with a huge multicultural basis.
The first thing a kindness deserves is acceptance, the second, transmission.
I think it's important to remember that Christianity was based in love and tolerance and forgiveness and acceptance.
For the Left, tolerance does not mean tolerance. It means first, acceptance. And second, celebration. That is totalitarianism: You not only have to live with what you may differ with, dear citizen, you have to celebrate it or pay a steep price.
I've learned that universal acceptance and appreciation is just an unrealistic goal.
The acceptance of certain realities doesn't preclude idealism. It can lead to certain breakthroughs.
The fact that the adult American Negro female emerges a formidable character is often met with amazement, distaste and even belligerance. It is seldom accepted as an inevitable outcome of the struggle won by survivors, and deserves respect if not enthusiastic acceptance.
Be willing to have it so. Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.
Writing an acceptance speech gives you the expectation of winning, and you are therefore devastated or hurt if you didn't win.
Speaking from experience, because I have three daughters, I think it's always important to give your daughter the confidence that she needs so that she won't look elsewhere for approval and feeling love and acceptance.
If the conditions were right there could be great acceptance. Often it is only when they pose an economic or political threat that it turns really ugly.
Gay rights and body acceptance are two things I feel very passionately about.
Gay marriage acceptance is happening in the blink of an eye.
P. J. O'Rourke
It's important to remember that the animals are not grieving with us. They're very accepting. They're not lying there thinking 'How could you do this to me? Why aren't you keeping me going?' Pets don't do the human things of guilt and anger and recrimination that we do. They come and go with great acceptance.
No intelligent idea can gain general acceptance unless some stupidity is mixed in with it.
I think it's nice to age gracefully. OK, you lose the youth, a certain stamina and dewy glow, but what you gain on the inside as a human being is wonderful: the wisdom, the acceptance and the peace of mind. It's a fair exchange.
These years in silence and reflection made me stronger and reminded me that acceptance has to come from within and that this kind of truth gives me the power to conquer emotions I didn't even know existed.
Acceptance is different than apathy. It is important to strive to be your best self, your healthiest, most productive, joyful self. But that is going to be a different answer to everyone.
That is the definition of faith - acceptance of that which we imagine to be true, that which we cannot prove.
Any natural, normal human being, when faced with any kind of loss, will go from shock all the way through acceptance.
There's very little dislike of Americans in the world, shown by repeated polls, and the dissatisfaction - that is, the hatred and the anger - they come from acceptance of American values, not a rejection of them, and recognition that they're rejected by the U.S. government and by U.S. elites, which does lead to hatred and anger.
Devout believers are safeguarded in a high degree against the risk of certain neurotic illnesses; their acceptance of the universal neurosis spares them the task of constructing a personal one.
After an argument, silence may mean acceptance or the continuation of resistance by other means.
C. S. Lewis
John F. Kennedy
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