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When we hold back on life, life holds us back.
– Mary Manin Boggs
When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives mean the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand. The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares.
– Henri Nouwen
When we let our Greed become our Need, we can never be happy indeed!
– RVM
When we look at the sky, we see two things: The beauty of the space and the future of the humanity!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
When we look from the bottom of a well, sky shines more beautifully than from the surface! Heaven is a Double-Heaven in the Hell!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
When we look upon others for happiness we diminish our very existance as individuals.
– Precious
When we lose one blessing, another is often, most unexpectedly, given in its place.
– Clive Staples Lewis
When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.
– Maurice Maeterlinck
When we lose the right to be different, we lose the privilege to be free.
– Charles Evans Hughes
When we love there is no reason why.
– Vanna Bonta
When we love what we do, then we only do what we love.
– Anuj Somany
When we love, we are courageous; and courage has nothing to do with being fearless, it’s about being willing to experience fear, even dread, to do what we must, without guarantee of outcome.
– Vanna Bonta
When we really worship anything, we love not only its clearness but its obscurity. We exult in its very invisibility.
– G. K. Chesterton
When we recall the past, we usually find that it is the simplest things -- not the great occasions -- that in retrospect give off the greatest glow of happiness.
– Bob Hope
When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.
– Mark Twain
When we say science we can either mean any manipulation of the inventive and organizing power of the human intellect: or we can mean such an extremely different thing as the religion of science, the vulgarized derivative from this pure activity manipulated by a sort of priestcraft into a great religious and political weapon.
– Wyndham Lewis
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
– Confucius
When we see men of worth, we should think of equaling them when we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
– Confucius
When we see men of worth, we should think of equaling them; when we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
– Confucius, The Confucian Analects
When we seek to discover the best in others, we somehow bring out the best in ourselves.
– William Arthur Ward
When we start deceiving ourselves into thinking not that we want something or need something, not that it is a pragmatic necessity for us to have it, but that it is a moral imperative that we have it, then is when we join the fashionable madmen, and then is when the thin whine of hysteria is heard in the land, and then is when we are in bad trouble.
– Joan Didion
When we suffer anguish we return to early childhood because that is the period in which we first learnt to suffer the experience of total loss. It was more than that. It was the period in which we suffered more total losses than in all the rest of our life put together.
– John Berger
When we talk about understanding, surely it takes place only when the mind listens completely-- the mind being your heart, your nerves, your ears- when you give your whole attention to it.
– J. Krishnamutri
When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is when we treat him as if he already were what he potentially could be, we make him what he should be.
– Johann von Goethe
When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is; when we treat him as if he already were what he potentially could be, we make him what he should be.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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