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When we let our Greed become our Need, we can never be happy indeed!
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When we look at the sky, we see two things: The beauty of the space and the future of the humanity!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
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 DeHavenRate it:
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 ildanRate it:
When we look upon others for happiness we diminish our very existance as individuals.
– PreciousRate it:
When we lose one blessing, another is often, most unexpectedly, given in its place.
– Clive Staples LewisRate it:
When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.
– Maurice MaeterlinckRate it:
When we lose the right to be different, we lose the privilege to be free.
– Charles Evans HughesRate it:
When we love there is no reason why.
– Vanna BontaRate it:
When we love what we do, then we only do what we love.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
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 BontaRate it:
When we pose as a victim, we quickly filed our patent of victim. (Quand en victime, on se pose, - Son brevet, vite, on dépose.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
When we really worship anything, we love not only its clearness but its obscurity. We exult in its very invisibility.
– G. K. ChestertonRate it:
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 HopeRate it:
When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.
– Mark TwainRate it:
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 LewisRate it:
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
– ConfuciusRate it:
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.
– ConfuciusRate it:
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 AnalectsRate it:
When we seek to discover the best in others, we somehow bring out the best in ourselves.
– William Arthur WardRate it:
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 DidionRate it:
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 BergerRate it:
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. KrishnamutriRate it:
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 GoetheRate it:
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 GoetheRate it:

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