Found 1,122 quotes starting with C:

Compartiendo una experiencia extraña de mis años de estudiante en Manchester, Inglaterra, durante la década de 1970. Acababa de llegar en Inglaterra desde la India, y fue en busca de un alojamiento, básicamente una habitación para alquilar. Yo siempre solía llamar a los terratenientes ingleses por phnoe primero, para asegurarse de que la habitación estaba disponible, y luego visitar esas direcciones, ubicadas kilómetros de distancia, al tomar el autobús o un tren. A mi llegada, siempre me dijeron que, o bien no había espacio para nada o que la habitación estaba alquilado. Después de una docena de tales experiencias frustrantes, se hizo evidente para mí que la habitación estaba siempre disponible - pero los terratenientes ingleses y patronas eran reacios a alquilar a alguien como yo, un indio o una persona no blanca. Curiosamente, la habitación estaba siempre disponible para mi voz en el teléfono, porque mi voz no podía revelar, ya sea mi color de piel, o de mi carrera o mi origen nacional. El misterio se disipó por lo tanto, y sin embargo, esa comprensión fue sin duda un duro despertar para el color verdadero de la sociedad Inglés. Fue mi primer encuentro con los prejuicios y la discriminación, y el momento más impactante que destruye la inocencia por completo - especialmente después de venir de una cultura noble y la mejor educación que se enorgullece de la igualdad. Yo siempre seguiré siendo agradecidos a inglaterra para la mejor educación que he recibido durante mi doctorado y el máster, tanto como por ejemplo la exposición hacia el lado oscuro del mundo real. Años más tarde, después de llegar a Estados Unidos, me di cuenta de que Estados Unidos es un nuevo mundo maravilloso conjunto que da la bienvenida a todos, y trata a todos con respeto y dignidad que merecen. Dios bendiga a América!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Compassion and love are not mere luxuries. As the source of both inner and external peace, they are fundamental to the continued survival of our species.
– Dalai Lama, The Times (1999)Rate it:
Compassion brings us closer to each other.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Compassion for myself is the most powerful healer of them all.
– Theodore Isaac RubinRate it:
Compassion is a sign of inner peace. Kindness is a sign of inner strength. Be kind and be compassionate.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Compassion is no substitute for justice.
– Rush LimbaughRate it:
Compassion is the basis of all morality.
– Arthur SchopenhauerRate it:
Compassion is the signature of Higher Consciousness. Non-violence is the tool to evolve into the Higher Consciousness.
– Amit RayRate it:
Compassion will cure more sins than condemnation.
– Henry Ward BeecherRate it:
Competence, like truth, beauty and contact lenses, is in the eye of the beholder.
– Laurence J. PeterRate it:
Competition between individuals sets one against the other and undermines morale, but competition between organizations builds morale and encourages creativity.
– UnknownRate it:
Competition is a painful thing, but it produces great results.
– Jerry FlintRate it:
Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away at costs.
– Henry FordRate it:
Complain to one who can help you.
– Yugoslav ProverbRate it:
Complaining about your problems rather than devicing solutions to deal with them will only make you to live in a perpetual defeat/frustration.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Complaining is good for you as long as you're not complaining to the person you're complaining about.
– Lynn JohnstonRate it:
Complete adaptation to environment means death. The essential point in all response is the desire to control environment.
– John DeweyRate it:
Complete possession is proved only by giving. All you are unable to give possesses you.
– Andr GideRate it:
Complexity is a sign of intelligence. Simplicity is a sign of wisdom
– Med JonesRate it:
Comprehensive talkers are apt to be tiresome when we are not athirst for information; but, to be quite fair, we must admit that superior reticence is a good deal due to lack of matter. Speech is often barren, but silence also does not necessarily brood over a full nest. Your still fowl, blinking at you without remark, may all the while be sitting on one addled nest-egg; and, when it takes to cackling, will have nothing to announce but that addled delusion.
– George EliotRate it:
Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another -- too often ending in the loss of both.
– Tryon EdwardsRate it:
Compromise is the rudiment of every true love or relationship.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Compromise is usually bad. It should be a last resort. If two departments or divisions have a problem they can't solve and it comes up to you, listen to both sides and then pick one or the other. This places solid accountability on the winner to make it work. Condition your people to avoid compromise.
– Robert TownsendRate it:
Compromise, if not the spice of life, is its solidity. It is what makes nations great and marriages happy.
– Phyllis McGinleyRate it:
Compulsion cannot produce virtue; it can only produce the outward semblance of virtue.
– Dinesh D’SouzaRate it:

Discuss these letter quotes with the community:

Quote of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!