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Only fanatics — in religion as well as in politics — can find a meaning in someone else’s death. (Quote by - Elie Wiesel)

That can never be reasoned down which was not reasoned up. (Quote by - Fisher Ames)

If you're playing against the Australians, you don't walk. (Quote by - Ian Botham)

If you see one cold and vehement at the same time, set him down for a fanatic. (Quote by - Johann Kaspar Lavater)

The most dangerous madmen are those created by religion, and people whose aim is to disrupt society always know how to make good use of them on occasion. (Quote by - Denis Diderot)

But The Same Sea is set precisely in this Israel, which never makes it to the news headlines anywhere. It is a novel about everyday people far removed from fundamentalism, fanaticism nationalism, or militancy of any sort. (Quote by - Amos Oz)

The worst vice of a fanatic is his sincerity. (Quote by - Samuel Johnson)

Throughout human history, the apostles of purity, those who have claimed to possess a total explanation, have wrought havoc among mere mixed-up human beings. (Quote by - Salman Rushdie)

Wisdom becomes nonsense in the mouth of a fanatic. (Quote by - Otto Schuwdrmer)

Fanaticism, or, to call it by its milder name, enthusiasm, is only powerful and active so long as it is aggressive. Establish it firmly in power, and it becomes conservatism, whether it will or no. (Quote by - James Russell Lowell)

The people of your culture cling with fanatical tenacity to the specialness of man. They want desperately to perceive a vast gulf between man and the rest of creation. This mythology of human superiority justifies their doing whatever they please with the world, just the way Hitler’s mythology of Aryan superiority justified his doing whatever he pleased with Europe. But in the end this mythology is not deeply satisfying. The Takers are a profoundly lonely people. The world for them is enemy territory, and they live in it like an army of occupation, alienated and isolated by their extraordinary specialness. (Quote by - Daniel Quinn)

All Australians are an uneducated and unruly mob. (Quote by - Douglas Jardine )

Everybody knows that fanaticism is religion caricatured; bears, indeed, about the same relation to it that a monkey bears to a man; yet, with many, contempt of fanaticism is received as a sure sign of hostility to religion. (Quote by - Edwin Percy Whipple)

Kill them all, God will recognize his own. (Quote by - Arnald Amalric)

Democratic societies can no longer give religious fanatics a free hand to abuse and murder non believers. Such action betrays contempt for the basic human rights which animate any democracy with meaning. (Quote by - Al Carte)

Though fanaticism drinks at many founts, its predisposing cause is mostly the subject of an invisible futurity. (Quote by - Francis Atterbury)

A fanatic, either, religious or political, is the subject of strong delusions. (Quote by - Archbishop Richard Whately)


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