I share with you the same revulsion from evil. But I do not share your hope, and I continue to struggle against this universe in which children suffer and die.
Submitted by JoelAnair over 5 years ago
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Where there are humans, you’ll find flies, and Buddhas.
Submitted by Cygnus about 6 years ago
Soyez économe de votre mépris car il y a beaucoup de nécessiteux.
Submitted by fantomiette over 6 years ago
I have no faith in human perfectibility. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. Man is now only more active - not more happy - nor more wise, than he was 6000 years ago.
Submitted by stepfwd over 6 years ago
On the whole human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time.
Submitted by Seven over 6 years ago
Some people come and take away everything you ever accomplished in the blink of an eye.
Submitted by adrenalinegrl over 6 years ago
To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, day and night, to make you everybody but yourself—means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight—and never stop fighting.
Submitted by jsmdpt over 6 years ago
We were fluttering, wandering, longing creatures a thousand thousand years before the sea and the wind in the forest gave us words.
Now how can we express the ancient of days in us with only the sounds of our yesterdays?
Submitted by vlajki over 6 years ago
You'd be surprised how hard it can often be to translate an action into an idea.
Submitted by serendipity171 almost 7 years ago
The human mind is inspired enough when it comes to inventing horrors; it is when it tries to invent a Heaven that it shows itself cloddish.
To know and love one other human being is the root of all wisdom.
We're not human beings having a spiritual experience;we're spiritual beings having a human experience.
Human beings are perhaps never more dangerous than when they are convinced beyond a doubt that they are right...
When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.