Archive for November 11th, 2009

Tolerance and Intolerance Can Coexist

November 11, 2009

black-hand-white-hand-prayingA paradox: Spiritual growth will simultaneously render you more tolerant and less tolerant.

It is only imperfection that complains of what is imperfect. The more perfect we are, the more gentle and quiet we become towards the defects of others.
Joseph Addison

You will be more tolerant because you recognize that God is present in all and that the next person you see may be delivering a life-altering message meant just for you.

Everyone is God speaking. Why not be polite and listen to him?

The greater your tolerance, the less (more…)