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He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
The mind of a bigot to the pupil of the eye; the more light you pour on it, the more it contracts.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
There is nothing more dangerous than the conscience of a bigot.
George Bernard Shaw
Being no bigot myself to any mode of worship, I am disposed to endulge the professors of Christianity in the church, that road to heaven which to them shall seem the most direct plainest easiest and least liable to exception.
He that will not reason is a bigot; he that cannot reason is a fool; and he that dares not reason is a slave.
We call a man a bigot or a slave of dogma because he is a thinker who has thought thoroughly and to a definite end.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Bigot: One who is obstinately and zealously attached to an opinion that you do not entertain.
Supporting the definition of marriage as one man and one woman is not anti-gay: it is pro-traditional marriage. And if support for traditional marriage is bigotry, then Barack Obama was a bigot until just before the 2012 election.
A bigot is simply a sociologist without credentials.
White supremacy is the conscious or unconscious belief or the investment in the inherent superiority of some, while others are believed to be innately inferior. And it doesn't demand the individual participation of the singular bigot. It is a machine operating in perpetuity, because it doesn't demand that somebody be in place driving.
Michael Eric Dyson
The Left masks its distaste for the Bible's condemnation of homosexuality in a straw man argument that Bible believers are violent bigots. They are not. Citing the Bible doesn't make you a bigot against human beings - it makes you a bigot against sin, which is a good thing.
When I say things like 'Marriage should be between one man and one woman,' I'm called a bigot.
I'm always told that what I say is controversial. Why is it controversial? Because I speak from a tradition that has now fallen out of favor with the dominant media in this country. And so when I say things like marriage should be between one man and one woman, I'm called a bigot.
I'm a free speech bigot. I don't like censorship; I just don't think it's a good thing.
Even after they fired me, called me a bigot and publicly advised me to only share my thoughts with a psychiatrist, I did not call for defunding NPR. I am a journalist, and NPR is an important platform for journalism.
He who will not reason, is a bigot; he who cannot is a fool; and he who dares not is a slave.
My dad was such a bigot. He was a horrible, self-centred person. He was really racist and he'd talk about the Jews and blacks and Catholics even.
When suave politeness, tempering bigot zeal, corrected 'I believe' to 'one does feel'.
I'm not any kind of a bigot, I'm not.
Wisdom has never made a bigot, but learning has.
You're absolutely right: Bob Grant is a racist, Bob Grant is a bigot, he's a despicable talk show host and I agree with that.
How it infuriates a bigot, when he is forced to drag out his dark convictions!
Logan Pearsall Smith
I'm not homophobic, I'm not a bigot, I'm not pandering to hatred.
There's nothing I love more in life than turning around a bigot.
Am I an Apple bigot? No. I can critique their products and their customer service philosophy. But overall, they do better than any other player.
John F. Kennedy
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