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  • Jean Cocteau
    Jean Cocteau
    French writer 1889-1963
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    A car can massage organs which no masseur can reach. It is the one remedy for the disorders of the great sympathetic nervous system.
  • Homer
    Homer
    Greek poet c. 850 -? BC
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    A sympathetic friend can be quite as dear as a brother.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
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    God is righteous and just, holy and tender, responsive and sympathetic. He is willing--anxious even--to hear from you. Moreover, he is willing to act on your behalf.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • George Washington Carver
    George Washington Carver
    American botanist and inventor 1860-1943
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    How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because some day in life you will have been all these.
  • Caroll Spinney
    Caroll Spinney
    American puppeteer, cartoonist, author and speaker 1933-2019
    Caroll Spinney
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    Oscar is the exact opposite of how I think you should behave. I just think of it as a negative view of the positive mind I have. Big Bird is sweet and nice and also sympathetic, as kids can identify with him even though he looks like such a bizarre character - great 8 feet 2 inches, a beak 18 inches long.
  • Isadora Duncan
    Isadora Duncan
    American Dancer 1878-1927
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    Perhaps he was a bit different from other people, but what really sympathetic person is not a little mad?
  • Ang Lee
    Ang Lee
    Taiwanese film director, producer, and screenwriter 1954-
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    Sometimes films ignore other points of view because it's simpler to tell the story that way, but the more genuine and sympathetic you are to different points of view and situations, the more real the story is.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Sympathetic people often don't communicate well, they back reflected images which hide their own depths.
  • Herman Melville
    Herman Melville
    American author 1819-1891
    Herman Melville
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    We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men; and among those fibers, as sympathetic threads, our actions run as courses, and they come back to us as effects.
  • Bruno Maag
    Bruno Maag
    Swiss type designer and businessman 1962-
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    When we design for non-Latin, we always aim to create a rhythm and texture that is sympathetic so when you have the two scripts running side by side, they create, ideally, the same tonal value on the page.
  • Barbara W. Tuchman
    Barbara W. Tuchman
    American historian 1912-1989
    Barbara W. Tuchman
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    While husbands and lovers in the stories [of the 14th century] are of all kinds, ranging from sympathetic to disgusting, women are invariably deceivers: inconstant, unscrupulous, quarrelsome, querulous, lecherous, shameless, although not necessarily all of these at once.
  • Pablo Picasso
    Pablo Picasso
    Spanish painter sculptor 1881-1973
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    Is there anything more dangerous than sympathetic understanding?
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