Quotes: thoughtless

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  • William Wordsworth
    William Wordsworth
    English poet 1770-1850
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    For I have learned to look on nature, not as in the hour of thoughtless youth, but hearing oftentimes the still, sad music of humanity.
  • William Wordsworth
    William Wordsworth
    English poet 1770-1850
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    Happier of happy though I be, like them I cannot take possession of the sky, mount with a thoughtless impulse, and wheel there, one of a mighty multitude whose way and motion is a harmony and dance magnificent.
  • Ben Affleck
    Ben Affleck
    American actor and filmmaker. 1972-
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    In our culture, we get very much into shorthanding people. And I got shorthanded as That Guy: Jennifer Lopez, movies bombed, therefore he must be a sort of thoughtless dilettante, solipsistic consumer blahblahblah. It's hard to shake those sort of narratives.
  • Hannah More
    Hannah More
    British Writer, Reformer, Philanthropist 1745-1833
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    Love never reasons, but profusely gives; it gives like a thoughtless prodigal its all, and then trembles least it has done to little.
  • Vauvenargues
    Vauvenargues
    French philosopher 1715-1747
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    Most people grow old within a small circle of ideas, which they have not discovered for themselves. There are perhaps less wrong-minded people than thoughtless.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    Rage cannot be hidden, it can only be dissembled. This dissembling deludes the thoughtless, and strengthens rage and adds, to rage, contempt.
  • Desiderius Erasmus
    Desiderius Erasmus
    Dutch humanist and philosopher 1469-1536
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    The more ignorant, reckless and thoughtless a doctor is, the higher his reputation soars even amongst powerful princes.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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    To build may have to be the slow and laborious task of years. To destroy can be the thoughtless act of a single day.
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