If men would consider not so much wherein they differ, as wherein they agree, there would be far less of uncharitableness and angry feeling in the world.

Joseph Addison (1672-1719) English essayist, poet, statesman
(Attributed)

Disputed. First attributed to "Addison" in the early 20th Century (Journal of the American Osteopathic Association (Apr 1906) and Tryon Edwards, A Dictionary of Thoughts (1908), but this may have been another man of the same last name who was credited with publishing Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical Fragments (1794).
Added on 19-Apr-13 | Last updated 19-Apr-13
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