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Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
Dear to us are those who love us... but dearer are those who reject us as unworthy, for they add another life; they build a heaven before us whereof we had not dreamed, and thereby supply to us new powers out of the recesses of the spirit, and urge us to new and unattempted performances.
A man never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describes another s.
Kindness is more than deeds. It is an attitude, an expression, a look, a touch. It is anything that lifts another person.
Sri Swami Sivananda
Indian arts 1887-
A desire arises in the mind. It is satisfied immediately another comes. In the interval which separates two desires a perfect calm reigns in the mind. It is at this moment freed from all thought, love or hate. Complete peace equally reigns between two mental waves.
American poet 1874-1963
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
A nail is driven out by another nail. Habit is overcome by habit.
Russian writer 1828-1910
All happy families resemble one another; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
Martin Luther King
American preacher 1929-1968
All progress is precarious, and the solution of one problem brings us face to face with another problem.
Already we Viewers, when not viewing, have begun to whisper to one another that the more we elaborate our means of communication, the less we communicate.
American anarchist 1869-1940
Before we can forgive one another, we have to understand one another.