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We are armed with language adequate to describe each leaf of the filed, but not to describe human character.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
We are as great as our belief in human liberty -- no greater. And our belief in human liberty is only ours when it is larger than ourselves.
– Archibald MacLeishRate it:
We are as happy as we think we are.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
We are at heart so profoundly anarchistic that the only form of state we can imagine living in is Utopian; and so cynical that the only Utopia we can believe in is authoritarian.
– Lionel TrillingRate it:
We are at that very point in time when a 400-year-old age is dying and another is struggling to be born - a shifting of culture, science, society and institutions enormously greater than the world has ever experienced. Ahead, the possibility of regeneration of individuality, liberty, community and ethics such as the world has never known, and a harmony with nature, with one another and with the divine intelligence such as the world has always dreamed.
– Dee W. HockRate it:
We are at the very beginning of time for the human race. It is not unreasonable that we grapple with problems. But there are tens of thousands of years in the future. Our responsibility is to do what we can, learn what we can, improve the solutions, and pass them on.
– Richard FeynmanRate it:
We are at war with the wicked: rapists, murderers, home-invaders, and robbers. There are no bystanders - only victims.
– Rick EctorRate it:
We are attuned to our suffering due the certaininty it brings with it!
We are behaving like people without compassion and love for the most vulnerable section of society. The children of the universe are without a spokesperson, they are voiceless…We are all touched by the atrocities committed against children: sexual, physical abuse, child slave labor, educational neglect. We feel ashamed. Angry. Appalled. But there is no action…No action.
– Michael JacksonRate it:
We are beings only in the extent of Our Life's Illusion.
– Sorin CerinRate it:
We are bemused and crazed creatures, strangers to our true selves, to one another, and to the spiritual and material world -- mad, even, from an ideal standpoint we can glimpse but not adopt.
– Ronald David LaingRate it:
We are beyond Fate, more powerful than we consider ourselves to be.
– Ileana Adriana StanRate it:
We are bits of stellar matter that got cold by accident, bits of a star gone wrong.
– Sir Arthur EddingtonRate it:
We are born at the rise of the curtain and we die with its fall, and every night in the presence of our patrons we write our new creation, and every night it is blotted out forever and of what use is it to say to audience or to critic, 'Ah, but you should have seen me last Tuesday'
– Michel MacLiammirRate it:
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs, as a tree bears apples.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs, as a tree bears beauty.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
We are born brave, trusting and greedy, and most of us remain greedy.
– Author UnknownRate it:
We are born charming, fresh and spontaneous and must be civilized before we are fit to participate in society.
– Judith MartinRate it:
We are born for the happiness. We are living for the happiness. To be happy we have to be morally free. To be morally free we have to treat the humanity with uncompromising sincerity.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
We are born princes and the civilizing process makes us frogs.
– Eric BerneRate it:
We are born to action and whatever is capable of suggesting and guiding action has power over us from the first.
– Charles Horton CooleyRate it:
We are born to inquire into truth it belongs to a greater to possess it.
– Michel Eyquem de MontaigneRate it:
We are born to live a life which is valuable only if we live it unselfishly, not for our own gratification, nor for that of our family - but for our country. Men should not fear death, but dishonor and defeat. There is nothing more beautiful than to live and die for the defense of one's country against a common enemy. There is nothing meaner and more vile than to yield to that enemy without fighting to the last ditch.
– Vicente LimRate it:
We are bound together by the sympathy of our antipathies.
– James JoyceRate it:

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