fanatism fanatism

Definition(s):

  • (n) excessive intolerance of opposing views

Synonym(s)

Quotes

  1. "This will be an opportunity for the French and all visitors to the Louvre to see that Islam is progress, science, finesse, modernity, and that fanatism in the name of Islam is a corruption of Islam," Sarkozy said at the ceremony.
    on Jul 16, 2008 By: Nicolas Sarkozy Source: Emirates Business 24/7

  2. "The fanatism and fierceness surprised me. There is too much religious and sectarian violence. The implementation of a peace and reconciliation plan has also been too slow," Rasmussen said in remarks to Danish news agency Ritzau.
    on Mar 20, 2007 By: Anders Fogh Rasmussen Source: Jurnalo (blog)

  3. "India's democracy is facing some challenges and we are worried about religious fanatism. India has to rein in these elements as it is a wasteful use of the democratic process, and this is not only regarding the Hindus, also the Muslims,"...
    on Apr 9, 2005 By: Anwar Ibrahim Source: Hindu

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