Tag: Compassion

Quotes May 05, 2018

“One friend, one person…who takes the trouble to listen to us as we consider a problem, can change our whole outlook on the world.”
Dr. E.H.Mayo
 
 
 
 
“Compassionate people are geniuses…more necessary to the dignity, security, and joy of humanity than the discoverers of knowledge.”
Albert Einstein
 
 
 
 
We should always forgive. We should forgive the repentant for their sake, the unrepentant for our sake.
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach,
writer
 
 
 
 
There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision.
William James,
philosopher and psychologist

Quotes December 28, 2017

“The part can never be well unless the whole is well.”
Plato
 
 
 
 
Mysteries are not to be solved. The eye goes blind when it only wants to see why.

William Blake
 
 
 
 
“Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.”

Eleanor Roosevelt
 
 
 
 
Happiness lies not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Franklin D. Roosevelt,
32nd US president
 
 
 
 
Nothing endures but personal qualities.
Walt Whitman,
writer
 
 
 
 
If you can’t get what you want, you end up doing something else, just to get some relief. Just to keep from going crazy. Because when you’re sad enough, you look for ways to fill you up.
Laura Pritchett, Sky Bridge: A Novel