Found 1,438 quotes starting with WE:

We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
– Anne-Sophie SwetchineRate it:
We are rich only through what we give; and poor only through we refuse and keep.
– Madame SwetchineRate it:
We are right to take alarm at the first experiment upon our liberties.
– James MadisonRate it:
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
We are shaped by each other. We adjust not to the reality of a world, but to the reality of other thinkers.
– Joseph Chilton PearceRate it:
We are shaped by our thoughts. We become what we think.
– BuddhaRate it:
We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.
– Buddha, The DharmapadaRate it:
We are shut up in schools and college recitation rooms for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bellyful of words and do not know a thing.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
We are slaves to whatever we don't understand
– Vernon HowardRate it:
We are slow to believe that which if believed would hurt our feelings.
– OvidRate it:
We are so bound together that no man can labor for himself alone. Each blow he strikes in his own behalf helps to mold the universe.
– Jerome K. JeromeRate it:
We are so vain that we even care for the opinion of those we don't care for.
– Marie Ebner von EschenbachRate it:
We are sometimes made aware of a kindness long passed, and realize that there have been times when our friends' thoughts of us were of so pure and lofty a character that they passed over us like the winds of heaven unnoticed when they treated us not as what we were, but as what we aspired to be. -- from A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that works.
– Douglas AdamsRate it:
We are students of words: we are shut up in schools, and colleges, and recitation-rooms, for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bag of wind, a memory of words, and do not know a thing.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
We are students of words; we are shut up in schools, and colleges, and recitation rooms, for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bag of wind, a memory of words, and do not know a thing
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
We are suffering from too much sarcasm.
– Marianne MooreRate it:
We are supposed to be the children of Seth; but Seth is too much of an effete nonentity to deserve ancestral regard. No, we are the sons of Cain, and with violence can be associated the attacks on sound, stone, wood and metal that produced civilization.
– Anthony BurgessRate it:
We are survival machines - robot vehicles blindly programmed to preserve the selfish molecules known as genes.
– Richard Dawkings:, "The Selfish Gene"Rate it:
We are taught to be ashamed of confusion, anger, fear and sadness, and to me they are of equal value as happiness excitement and inspiration.
– Alanis MorissetteRate it:
We are the ancestors of those gardening the universe.
– Vanna BontaRate it:
We are the first atheistic and global, all-embracing civilization. You cannot tell whether you are sitting at an airport in Hong Kong or in a hotel in Alaska. Everything is instrumentalized, subjected to a short-term purpose. It is quite possible that in such a situation any sense of a deeper meaning gets lost.”
– Vaclav HavelRate it:
We are the fruits harvested of the choices we plant.
– L.F. MagisterRate it:
We are the hero of our own story.
– Mary McCarthyRate it:
We are the living links in a life force that moves and plays around and through us, binding the deepest soils with the farthest stars.
– Alan ChadwickRate it:

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