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When we hate our enemies, we are giving them power over us: power over our sleep, our appetites, our blood pressure, our health, and our happiness. Our enemies would dance with joy if only they knew how they were worrying us, lacerating us, and getting even with us! Our hate is not hurting them at all, but our hate is turning our own days and nights into a hellish turmoil.
– Dale Carnegie
When we have lost everything, including hope, life becomes a disgrace, and death a duty.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
When we hear news we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
– Voltaire
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 at the stuff, what we see is an accumulation of stuff. The closer we look, the more parts we discover. Material matter consists of material parts. It comes into view that we are of physical and unseen stuff. It appears that we consist of a whole lot more than what is seen. Maybe our bodies are simply the wrapping we carry around to contain our true package. Often we are attracted to a pretty package that ain't so nice when opened up. There are books and people with appealing covers... Yep-- we are all package deals. KnowyerLoved, CWD
– Carl DeHaven
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

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