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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:
When we truly care for ourselves, it becomes possible to care far more profoundly about other people. The more alert and sensitive we are to our own needs, the more loving and generaous we can be toward others.
– Eda LeShanRate it:
When we trust ourselves, ascents become descents, difficulties turn into easinesses, rocks transform into sands and swords into melting candles!..
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
When we try to control, we become controlled; when we release, we become free.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.
– John MuirRate it:
When we turn to one another for counsel we reduce the number of our enemies.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
When we walk to the edge of all the light we have And take the step into the darkness of the unknown We must believe that one of two things wil happen... There will be something solid for us to stand on.. ..... or we will be taught to fly.
– Patrick OvertonRate it:
When we walk to the edge of all the light we have and take the step into the darkness of the unknown, we must believe that one of two things will happen. There will be something solid for us to stand on or we will be taught to fly.
– Frank OutlawRate it:
When we want to talk, we can instead listen, and let our attentiveness to another's need to speak be our silent statement.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
When we were children, we used to think that when we were grown-up we would no longer be vulnerable. But to grow up is to accept vulnerability... To be alive is to be vulnerable.
– Madeleine L'EngleRate it:
When we were told that by freedom we understood free enterprise, we did very little to dispel this monstrous falsehood. Wealth and economic well-being, we have asserted, are the fruits of freedom, while we should have been the first to know that this kind of happiness has been an unmixed blessing only in this country, and it is a minor blessing compared with the truly political freedoms, such as freedom of speech and thought, of assembly and association, even under the best conditions.
– Hannah ArendtRate it:
When we will learn to see there is no you and me but only we, then in this world peace will be.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When we would prepare the mind by a forcible appeal, an opening quotation is a symphony preluding on the chords those tones we are about to harmonize.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
When we would prepare the mind by a forcible appeal, and opening quotation is a symphony precluding on the chords those tones we are about to harmonize.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
When we're unemployed, we're called lazy; when the whites are unemployed it's called a depression.
– Jesse JacksonRate it:
When will the public cease to insult the teacher's calling with empty flattery When will men who would never for a moment encourage their own sons to enter the work of the public schools cease to tell us that education is the greatest and noblest of all human callings
– William C. BagleyRate it:
When within yourself you find the road, the right road will open.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
When women are depressed they either eat or go shopping. Men invade another country.
– Elayne BooslerRate it:
When women go wrong, men go right after them.
– Mae WestRate it:
When women have a voice in national and international affairs, wars will cease forever.
– Augusta Stowe-GullenRate it:
When women kiss, it always reminds me of prizefighters shaking hands.
– H. L. MenckenRate it:
When women love us, they forgive us everything, even our crimes when they do not love us, they give us credit for nothing, not even our virtues.
– Honore' de BalzacRate it:
When words fail, music speaks.
– Hans Christian AndersonRate it:
When words leave off, music begins.
– Thomas CarlyleRate it:
When work is a pleasure, life is a joy When work is a duty, life is slavery.
– Maxim GorkyRate it:

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