Quotations that match 'sympathy'.

A creative element is surely present in all great systems, and it does not seem possible that all sympathy or fundamental attitudes of will can be entirely eliminated from any human philosophy.
[ Any Attitudes Creative Does Element Eliminated Entirely Fundamental Great Human Philosophy Possible Present Seem Surely Sympathy Systems Will]
A person who has sympathy for mankind in the lump, faith in its future progress, and desire to serve the great cause of this progress, should be called not a humanist, but a humanitarian, and his creed may be designated as humanitarianism.
[ Called Cause Creed Designated Desire Faith Future Great His Humanist Humanitarian Humanitarianism Lump Mankind May Person Progress Serve Should Sympathy]
Two nations between whom there is no intercourse and no sympathy; who are as ignorant of each other's habits, thoughts, and feelings, as if they were dwellers in different zones, or inhabitants of different planets. The rich and the poor.
[ Between Different Dwellers Each Feelings Habits Ignorant Inhabitants Intercourse Nations Other Planets Poor Rich Sympathy Thoughts Two Were Whom Zones]
Sympathy for victims is always counter-balanced by an equal and opposite feeling of resentment towards them.
[ Always Equal Feeling Opposite Resentment Sympathy Them Towards Victims]
It's hard for me to think of others because I'm not particularly in sympathy with the music of this century.
[ Because Century Hard Music Others Particularly Sympathy Think]
Men are often biased in their judgment on account of their sympathy and their interests.
[ Account Biased Interests Judgment Men Often Sympathy Their]
Sympathy is the first condition of criticism.
[ Condition Criticism First Sympathy]
I learnt pity, sympathy, and what it was like to be at the other end of the stick. Such lessons can't be learnt in lecture halls.
[ End Halls Learnt Lecture Lessons Other Pity Stick Such Sympathy]
In externals we advance with lightening express speed, in modes of thought and sympathy we lumber on in stage-coach fashion.
[ Advance Express Externals Fashion Lightening Lumber Modes Speed Sympathy Thought]
Actors who are lovers in real life are often incapable if playing the part of lovers to an audience. It is equally true that sympathy between actors who are not lovers may create a temporary emotion that is perfectly sincere.
[ Actors Audience Between Create Emotion Equally Incapable Life Lovers May Often Part Perfectly Playing Real Sincere Sympathy Temporary True]
Any relations in a social order will endure, if there is infused into them some of that spirit of human sympathy which qualifies life for immortality.
[ Any Endure Human Immortality Infused Into Life Order Qualifies Relations Social Some Spirit Sympathy Them Which Will]
Autumn wins you best by this, its mute Appeal to sympathy for its decay.
[ Appeal Autumn Best Decay Mute Sympathy Wins]
The humanitarian lays stress almost solely upon breadth of knowledge and sympathy.
[ Almost Breadth Humanitarian Knowledge Lays Solely Stress Sympathy Upon]
Teetotallers lack the sympathy and generosity of men that drink.
[ Drink Generosity Lack Men Sympathy]
Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.
[ Appeal Autumn Best Decay Mute Sympathy Wins]
No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure. Education
[ Child Education Effort Every Generosity Hidden Kindness Realized Should Soul Sympathy Treasure True Unlock Wealth Yet]
To desire and expect nothing for oneself and to have profound sympathy for others is genuine holiness.
[ Desire Expect Genuine Holiness Nothing Oneself Others Profound Sympathy]
Captain Hale, alone, without sympathy or support, save that from above, on the near approach of death asked for a clergyman to attend him. It was refused. He then requested a Bible; that too was refused by his inhuman jailer.
[ Above Alone Approach Asked Attend Bible Captain Clergyman Death Hale Him His Inhuman Jailer Near Refused Requested Save Support Sympathy Then Too Without]
Sympathy constitutes friendship; but in love there is a sort of antipathy, or opposing passion. Each strives to be the other, and both together make up one whole. Love
[ Antipathy Both Constitutes Each Friendship Love Make Opposing Other Passion Sort Strives Sympathy Together Up Whole]
Pity may represent little more than the impersonal concern which prompts the mailing of a check, but true sympathy is the personal concern which demands the giving of one's soul.
[ Check Concern Demands Giving Impersonal Little Mailing May More Personal Pity Prompts Represent Soul Sympathy Than True Which]
I would rather be kept alive in the efficient if cold altruism of a large hospital than expire in a gush of warm sympathy in a small one.
[ Alive Altruism Cold Efficient Expire Gush Hospital Kept Large Rather Small Sympathy Than Warm Would]
Although I'm Australian, I find myself much more in sympathy with the Austrian version!
[ Although Australian Austrian Find More Much Myself Sympathy Version]
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction.
[ Children Far Guidance Instruction More Require Sympathy Than]
I have a lot of sympathy for young people because I realize how disturbed I was. How would I deal with life in the future? What would I do for a living?
[ Because Deal Disturbed Future How Life Living Lot Realize Sympathy Would Young]
I joined the Party definitely in 1923 after having already been in sympathy with it before.
[ After Already Been Before Definitely Having Joined Party Sympathy]
I have sympathy for young people, for their growing pains, but I balk when these growing pains are pushed into the foreground, when you make these young people the only vehicles of life's wisdom.
[ Balk Foreground Growing Into Life Make Only Pains Pushed Sympathy Their These Vehicles Wisdom Young]
Because I select my players from a feeling that comes to me when I am with them, a certain sympathy you might call it, or a vibration that exists between us that convinces me they are right.
[ Am Because Between Call Certain Comes Convinces Exists Feeling Might Players Right Select Sympathy Them Us Vibration]
But what you could perhaps do with in these days is a word of most sincere sympathy. Your movement is carried internally by so strong a truth and necessity that victory in one form or another cannot elude you for long.
[ Another Cannot Carried Could Days Elude Form Internally Long Most Movement Necessity Perhaps Sincere Strong Sympathy These Truth Victory Word Your]
I have a theory because I was being beaten up a lot by people outside of school, it was almost like if I could make myself sick enough they'd take sympathy on me.
[ Almost Beaten Because Being Could Enough Lot Make Myself Outside School Sick Sympathy Take Theory Up]
This sympathy is not translated into force against the British government because it is not like the anti- apartheid movement which had a high profile here and Mandela is a more engaging figure than Yasser Arafat.
[ Against Apartheid Arafat Because British Engaging Figure Force Government Had Here High Into Mandela More Movement Profile Sympathy Than Translated Which]
I have to have a character worth caring about. I tend not to start writing books about people I don't have a lot of sympathy for because I'm just going to be with them too long.
[ Because Books Caring Character Going Just Long Lot Start Sympathy Tend Them Too Worth Writing]
Sympathy with nature is part of a good person's religion.
[ Good Nature Part Person Religion Sympathy]
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
[ Conquest Either Marriage Must Relation Sympathy]
Sympathy is something that shouldn't be bestowed upon the Yankees. Apparently it angers them.
[ Angers Apparently Bestowed Something Sympathy Them Upon Yankees]
Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy; sweat will get you change.
[ Both Change Different Get Render Result Salty Sweat Sympathy Tears Will]
More negatives write than call. It's a cheap shot for me to go on the air with the critical letters or E-mail I get because the reaction of the listeners is always an instantaneous expression of sympathy for me and contempt for the poor critic.
[ Air Always Because Call Cheap Contempt Critic Critical E-Mail Expression Get Go Instantaneous Letters Listeners More Negatives Poor Reaction Shot Sympathy Than Write]
California must be all American or all Chinese. We are resolved that it shall be American, and are prepared to make it so. May we not rely upon your sympathy and assistance?
[ American Assistance California Chinese Make May Must Prepared Rely Resolved Shall Sympathy Upon Your]
Sympathy is two hearts tugging at one load.
[ Hearts Load Sympathy Two]
Staying married may have long-term benefits. You can elicit much more sympathy from friends over a bad marriage than you ever can from a good divorce. Marriage
[ Bad Benefits Divorce Elicit Ever Friends Good Long-Term Marriage Married May More Much Over Staying Sympathy Than]
We do not learn by inference and deduction and the application of mathematics to philosophy, but by direct intercourse and sympathy.
[ Application Deduction Direct Inference Intercourse Learn Mathematics Philosophy Sympathy]
You will find that the woman who is really kind to dogs is always one who has failed to inspire sympathy in men.
[ Always Dogs Failed Find Inspire Kind Men Really Sympathy Will Woman]
We must not permit our respect for the dead or our sympathy for the living to lead us into an act of injustice to the balance of the living.
[ Act Balance Dead Injustice Into Lead Living Must Our Permit Respect Sympathy Us]
I have the greatest sympathy with the growth of the socialist party. I think they understand the evils that surround us and hammer them into people's minds better than we Liberals.
[ Better Evils Greatest Growth Hammer Into Liberals Minds Party Socialist Surround Sympathy Than Them Think Understand Us]
The community stagnates without the impulse of the individual. The impulse dies away without the sympathy of the community.
[ Away Community Dies Impulse Individual Sympathy Without]
It's no good being nice and young and naive. There's no good in that at all. You've got to do it all yourself, and you've gotta learn quick. And you can't look for sympathy either.
[ Being Either Good Got Gotta Learn Look Naive Nice Quick Sympathy Young Yourself]
Since this war began our sympathy has gone out to all the suffering people who have been dragged into it. Further hundreds of millions have become involved since I spoke at Limerick fortnight ago.
[ Ago Become Been Began Dragged Fortnight Further Gone Hundreds Into Involved Millions Our Out Since Spoke Suffering Sympathy War]
I belong to a nation which over the past centuries has experienced many hardships and reverses. The world reacted with silence or with mere sympathy when Polish frontiers were crossed by invading armies and the sovereign state had to succumb to brutal force.
[ Armies Belong Brutal Centuries Crossed Experienced Force Frontiers Had Hardships Invading Many Mere Nation Over Past Polish Reacted Reverses Silence Sovereign State Succumb Sympathy Were Which World]
All sympathy not consistent with acknowledged virtue is but disguised selfishness.
[ Acknowledged Consistent Disguised Selfishness Sympathy Virtue]
Recognition of belligerency as an expression of sympathy is all very well.
[ Expression Recognition Sympathy Very Well]
My guitar was loud as hell, and I had no sympathy for anybody else.
[ Anybody Else Guitar Had Hell Loud Sympathy]
It is by a wise economy of nature that those who suffer without change, and whom no one can help, become uninteresting. Yet so it may happen that those who need sympathy the most often attract it the least.
[ Attract Become Change Economy Happen Help Least May Most Nature Need Often Suffer Sympathy Those Uninteresting Whom Wise Without Yet]
If the terrorists have the sympathy of people, it's much harder to find them. So we need people on our side, and that leads us to be responsible leaders of the world, show some concern with the problems.
[ Concern Find Harder Leaders Leads Much Need Our Problems Responsible Show Side Some Sympathy Terrorists Them Us World]
I believe that we must reach our brother, never toning down our fundamental oppositions, but meeting him when he asks to be met, with a reason for the faith that is in us, as well as with a loving sympathy for them as brothers.
[ Asks Believe Brother Brothers Down Faith Fundamental Him Loving Meeting Met Must Never Our Reach Reason Sympathy Them Us Well]
He bit his lip in a manner which immediately awakened my maternal sympathy, and I helped him bite it.
[ Awakened Bit Bite Helped Him His Immediately Lip Manner Maternal Sympathy Which]
You have to take strength from the people that love you and the people that love Barbara and the huge number of expressions of sympathy and compassion and support. That has been extremely moving.
[ Barbara Been Compassion Expressions Extremely Huge Love Moving Number Strength Support Sympathy Take]
I didn't go to university. Didn't even finish A-levels. But I have sympathy for those who did.
[ Did Even Finish Go Sympathy Those University]
I want the municipality to be a helping hand to the man with a desire of sympathy, to help the fallen when it is not in their power to help themselves.
[ Desire Fallen Hand Help Helping Man Municipality Power Sympathy Their Themselves Want]
Motherhood is at its best when the tender chords of sympathy have been touched. Mom
[ Been Best Chords Motherhood Sympathy Tender Touched]
The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what the other lacks and trying to benefit the other, always using friendly and sincere words.
[ Always Benefit Between Each Friendly Friendship Lacks Means Mutual Other Rule Should Sincere Supplying Sympathy Them Trying Using Words]
It is only after one is in trouble that one realizes how little sympathy and kindness there are in the world.
[ After How Kindness Little Only Realizes Sympathy Trouble World]
The true humanist maintains a just balance between sympathy and selection.
[ Balance Between Humanist Just Maintains Selection Sympathy True]
A crowd always thinks with its sympathy, never with its reason.
[ Always Crowd Never Reason Sympathy Thinks]
Deliberately seek opportunities for kindness, sympathy, and patience.
[ Deliberately Kindness Opportunities Patience Seek Sympathy]
The more sympathy you give, the less you need.
[ Give Less More Need Sympathy]
Reasoned arguments and suggestions which make allowance for the full difficulties of the state of war that exists may help, and will always be listened to with respect and sympathy.
[ Allowance Always Arguments Difficulties Exists Full Help Listened Make May Reasoned Respect State Suggestions Sympathy War Which Will]
If men and women are to understand each other, to enter into each other's nature with mutual sympathy, and to become capable of genuine comradeship, the foundation must be laid in youth.
[ Become Capable Comradeship Each Enter Foundation Genuine Into Laid Men Must Mutual Nature Other Sympathy Understand Women Youth]
There should be a sympathy with freedom, a desire to give it scope, founded not upon visionary ideas, but upon the long experience of many generations within the shores of this happy isle, that in freedom you lay the firmest foundations both of loyalty and order.
[ Both Desire Experience Firmest Foundations Founded Freedom Generations Give Happy Ideas Isle Lay Long Loyalty Many Order Scope Shores Should Sympathy Upon Visionary Within]
They weren't impatient for the boys to turn into cartoons again. They awarded sympathy, gave compassion. Because deep down they had found parts of themselves in the characters. You said it George.
[ Again Awarded Because Boys Cartoons Characters Compassion Deep Down Found Gave George Had Impatient Into Parts Said Sympathy Themselves Turn Weren]
The novelist must look on humanity without partiality or prejudice. His sympathy, like that of the historian, must be unbounded, and untainted by sect or party.
[ His Historian Humanity Look Must Novelist Partiality Party Prejudice Sect Sympathy Unbounded Without]
There's a certain amount of sympathy here for the Bush administration's problem, which is they would like to get rid of Saddam Hussein and they would like to have the Kurds autonomous.
[ Administration Amount Autonomous Bush Certain Get Here Hussein Kurds Problem Rid Saddam Sympathy Which Would]
Our sympathy is cold to the relation of distant misery.
[ Cold Distant Misery Our Relation Sympathy]
When we are out of sympathy with the young, then I think our work in this world is over.
[ Our Out Over Sympathy Then Think Work World Young]
Women ought to feel a peculiar sympathy in the colored man's wrong, for, like him, she has been accused of mental inferiority, and denied the privileges of a liberal education.
[ Accused Been Colored Denied Education Feel Him Inferiority Liberal Man Mental Ought Peculiar Privileges She Sympathy Women Wrong]
IT is mere coincidence that Cooper was born in the year which produced The Power of Sympathy and that when he died Uncle Tom's Cabin was passing through its serial stage, and yet the limits of his life mark almost exactly the first great period of American fiction.
[ Almost American Born Cabin Coincidence Cooper Died Exactly Fiction First Great His Life Limits Mark Mere Passing Period Power Produced Serial Stage Sympathy Through Tom Uncle Which Year Yet]
I have nothing but sympathy for the people who are forced to work with me. I'm better now at picking out those that want to play that game with me, and those that don't.
[ Better Forced Game Nothing Now Out Picking Play Sympathy Those Want Work]
My mother listened to all the news from the camp during the strike. She said little, especially when my father or the men who worked for him were about I remember her instinctive and unhesitating sympathy for the miners.
[ Camp During Especially Father Her Him Instinctive Listened Little Men Miners Mother News Remember Said She Strike Sympathy Were Worked]
Many of the artists who have represented Negro life have seen only the comic, ludicrous side of it, and have lacked sympathy with and appreciation for the warm big heart that dwells within such a rough exterior.
[ Appreciation Artists Big Comic Dwells Exterior Heart Lacked Life Ludicrous Many Negro Only Represented Rough Seen Side Such Sympathy Warm Within]
The professional must learn to be moved and touched emotionally, yet at the same time stand back objectively: I've seen a lot of damage done by tea and sympathy.
[ Back Damage Done Emotionally Learn Lot Moved Must Objectively Professional Same Seen Stand Sympathy Tea Time Touched Yet]
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
[ Age Live Nothing Right Sure Sympathy Tough Very]
It is the right of our people to organize to oppose any law and any part of the Constitution with which they are not in sympathy.
[ Any Constitution Law Oppose Organize Our Part Right Sympathy Which]
I take people very seriously. People are all I take seriously, in fact. Therefore, I have nothing but sympathy for how people behave - and nothing but laughter to console them with.
[ Behave Console Fact How Laughter Nothing Seriously Sympathy Take Them Therefore Very]
Interest does not tie nations together; it sometimes separates them. But sympathy and understanding does unite them.
[ Does Interest Nations Separates Sometimes Sympathy Them Tie Together Understanding Unite]
Badges mean nothing in themselves, but they mark a certain achievement and they are a link between the rich and the poor. For when one girl sees a badge on a sister Scout's arm, if that girl has won the same badge, it at once awakens an interest and sympathy between them.
[ Achievement Arm Awakens Badge Between Certain Girl Interest Link Mark Mean Nothing Once Poor Rich Same Scout Sees Sister Sympathy Them Themselves Won]
There's no greater way to gain an audience's sympathy than by being unfortunate.
[ Audience Being Gain Greater Sympathy Than Unfortunate Way]
Sympathy is charming, but it does not make up for pain.
[ Charming Does Make Pain Sympathy Up]
I think we lost a great deal of sympathy and support with the way in which the crisis was handled, most importantly I think when we appeared to be grasping for too much at one time instead of identifying our priorities in a much more responsible fashion.
[ Appeared Crisis Deal Fashion Grasping Great Handled Identifying Importantly Instead Lost More Most Much Our Priorities Responsible Support Sympathy Think Time Too Way Which]
Children, even infants, are capable of sympathy. But only after adolescence are we capable of compassion. Teen
[ Adolescence After Capable Children Compassion Even Infants Only Sympathy]
I am the son of a small and far-away nation and the other laureates have all come from different countries from all over the world and we all were equally received here with signs of sympathy.
[ Am Come Countries Different Equally Here Laureates Nation Other Over Received Signs Small Son Sympathy Were World]
We were united not only by political respect for each other, but also by deep mutual sympathy as people.
[ Also Deep Each Mutual Only Other Political Respect Sympathy United Were]
September 11th was a moment when America had the sympathy of the world. History
[ America Had Moment September Sympathy World]
I sometimes get that wonderful sympathy between me and the audience, telling me I've reached their hearts. And when I do, the thrill is mine.
[ Audience Between Get Hearts Mine Reached Sometimes Sympathy Telling Their Thrill Wonderful]
And whoever walks a furlong without sympathy walks to his own funeral drest in his shroud.
[ Funeral His Own Shroud Sympathy Walks Whoever Without]
I'm in total sympathy with Dick Smith's sentiments; I only wish there were grounds for saying we Australians would never tolerate such appalling treatment of refugees being carried out in our name.
[ Appalling Australians Being Carried Grounds Name Never Only Our Out Refugees Saying Sentiments Smith Such Sympathy Tolerate Total Treatment Were Wish Would]
It is in our faults and failings, not in our virtues, that we touch each other, and find sympathy. It is in our follies that we are one.
[ Each Failings Faults Find Follies Other Our Sympathy Touch Virtues]
We are living at a time when creeds and ideologies vary and clash. But the gospel of human sympathy is universal and eternal.
[ Clash Creeds Eternal Gospel Human Ideologies Living Sympathy Time Universal Vary]
Women have no sympathy and my experience of women is almost as large as Europe.
[ Almost Europe Experience Large Sympathy Women]
Criticism in the universities, I'll have to admit, has entered a phase where I am totally out of sympathy with 95% of what goes on. It's Stalinism without Stalin.
[ Admit Am Criticism Entered Goes Out Phase Stalin Stalinism Sympathy Totally Universities Where Without]
I can hardly express in words my deep feeling and sympathy for them, knowing as I do, the many serious handicaps and obstacles that will confront them in almost every walk of life.
[ Almost Confront Deep Every Express Feeling Handicaps Hardly Knowing Life Many Obstacles Serious Sympathy Them Walk Will Words]
According to your sympathy, you will take pleasure in your own happiness or in the happiness of other people; but it is always your own happiness you seek.
[ According Always Happiness Other Own Pleasure Seek Sympathy Take Will Your]