Quotes May 15, 2021

What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that give everything its value.
Thomas Paine – 1737-1809 – American Political Activist
 
 
 
 
The purpose creates the machine.
Arthur Young – 1741-1820 – English Writer
 
 
 
 
Empathy is about finding echoes of another person in yourself.
Mohsin Hamid
 
 
 
 
Our knowledge of shape and form remains, in general, a mixture of visual and of tactile experiences… A child learns about roundness from handling a ball far more than from looking at it.
Henry Moore
 
 
 
 
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.
James Baldwin
 
 
 
 
The risk of love is loss, and the price of loss is grief — But the pain of grief is only a shadow when compared with the pain of never risking love.
Hilary Stanton Zunin
 
 
 
 
Until we know the assumptions in which we are drenched, we cannot know ourselves.
Adrienne Rich
 
 
 
 
Hoist your heart and light up the lives, for darkness is upon us and humanity is in peril.
Abhijit Naskar
 
 
 
 
There is more to life than increasing its speed.
Mahatma Gandhi
 
 
 
 
A lot of heroes have as their weapons of choice LOVE AND COMPASSION.
Dianne Ackerman
 
 
 
 
The harshest criticism may be the best words you ever hear.
Eric Yuan,
founder and CEO of Zoom Video Communications
May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month