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We cannot live, suffer or die for somebody else, for suffering is too precious to be shared.
– Edward DahlbergRate it:
We cannot possibly let ourselves get frozen into regarding everyone we do not know as an absolute stranger.
– Albert SchweitzerRate it:
We cannot put off living until we are ready. The most salient characteristic of life is its coerciveness it is always urgent, 'here and now,' without any possible postponement. Life is fired at us point-blank.
– Jose Ortega y GassetRate it:
We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.
– Agnes RepplierRate it:
We cannot really think in one way and act in another...
– Thomas TrowardRate it:
We cannot respect something just because millions or billions believe in it! We can respect something only if it is complying with the high intelligence and ethics!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific, concrete, individualized, unique.
– John DeweyRate it:
We cannot simply allow the treacherous few determine the fates of themany. At such times, the virtuous should be held to equalaccountability of the vile for their inactions
– Ahmed KorayemRate it:
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
We cannot swing up on a rope that is attached only to our own belt.
– William Ernest HockingRate it:
We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over so in a series of kindness there is at last one which makes the heart run over.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
We cannot think first and act afterward. From the moment of birth we are immersed in action, and can only fitfully guide it by taking thought.
– Alfred North WhiteheadRate it:
We cannot too soon convince ourselves how easily we may be dispensed with in the world. What important personages we imagine ourselves to be! We think that we alone are the life of the circle in which we move; in our absence, we fancy that life, existence, breath will come to a general pause, and, alas, the gap which we leave is scarcely perceptible, so quickly is it filled again; nay, it is often the place, if not of something better, at least for something more agreeable.
– GoetheRate it:
We can’t afford to be cautious. People should have a sense of anger.
– Joanna KerrRate it:
We cease loving ourselves if no one loves us.
– Baronne Anne Louise Germaine Necker de Stal StalRate it:
We challenge each other to be funnier and smarter.
– Annie GottliebRate it:
We cheerfully assume that in some mystic way love conquers all, that good outweighs evil in the just balances of the universe and at the 11th hour something gloriously triumphant will prevent the worst before it happens.
– Brooks AtkinsonRate it:
We cherish our friends not for their ability to amuse us, but for ours to amuse them.
– Evelyn WaughRate it:
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
We choose to go to the Moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy - but because they are hard! Because that challenge is one we are willing to accept, one we are unwilling to postpone and one we intend to win!
– John F. Kennedy, Rice University speech on September 12, 1962Rate it:
We choose to go to the moon. We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard, because that goal will serve to organize and measure the best of our energies and skills, because that challenge is one that we are willing to accept, one we are unwilling to postpone, and one which we intend to win, and the others, too.
– John F. KennedyRate it:
We climb to heaven most often on the ruins of our cherished plans, finding our failures were successes.
– Amos Bronson AlcottRate it:
We come and go just like ripples in a stream.
– John V. PolitisRate it:
We come nearest to the great when we are great in humility.
– Rabindranath TagoreRate it:
We come to feel as we behave.
– Paul PearsallRate it:

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