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Definition of Fanaticism

Fanaticism

  1. Excessive enthusiasm, unreasoning zeal, or wild and extravagant notions, on any subject, especially religion; religious frenzy.

Fanaticism Quotations

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

Fanaticism comes from any form of chosen blindness accompanying the pursuit of a single dogma.
John Berger

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

I don't think the 9/11 attacks taught us anything we didn't already know about religion. It has long been obvious - even to the deeply religious - that religious fanaticism is an extremely dangerous deranger of otherwise sane and goodhearted people.
Daniel Dennett

Fanaticism obliterates the feelings of humanity.
Edward Gibbon
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Fanaticism Translations

fanaticism in French is fanatisme
fanaticism in German is Fanatismus
fanaticism in Hungarian is fanatizmus
fanaticism in Italian is fanatismo
fanaticism in Norwegian is fanatisme
fanaticism in Spanish is fanatismo
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