Quotations on Diversity–Needed Now More Than Ever





“It is never too late to give up your prejudices”

                                                            Henry David Thoreau




“Our ability to reach unity in diversity will be the beauty and the test of our civilisation.”

                                                             Mahatma Gandhi



It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.

                                                            Maya Angelou

17 thoughts on “Quotations on Diversity–Needed Now More Than Ever

  1. I always recall the old Sci-Fi story where the ambassador from some distant star mistook a bear for a human being (hey, it stands up, got two arms, two legs, and a head). Kind of takes the idea of differences and puts it right in the trash where it belongs.

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  2. Thank you for this post with wise quotations. I agree with KC: “I tend to think it is also never too late to learn from our prejudices…and to learn that we do indeed have them…in spite of our best intentions.” Many of us are ignorant of and/or in denial about our prejudices — and thus continue inflicting them (subtly and not-so-subtly) on other beings…

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