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Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
An understanding heart is everything in a teacher, and cannot be esteemed highly enough. One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feeling. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.
American Critic 1905-1975
Being a Jew is like walking in the wind or swimming: you are touched at all points and conscious everywhere.
French film director and screenwriter 1958-
Cinema is my religion. It is a way to make people sensitive, through emotions. To make them feel, experience empathy. People are touched and act ethically when they are emotionally touched.
Joseph Wood Krutch
American writer, critic, and naturalist 1893-1970
Few people have ever seriously wished to be exclusively rational. The good life which most desire is a life warmed by passions and touched with that ceremonial grace which is impossible without some affectionate loyalty to traditional form and ceremonies.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
English poet 1809-1892
God's finger touched him and he slept.
English playwright and poet 1572-1637
Have you seen but a bright lily grow, Before rude hands have touched it? Have you marked but the fall o' the snow Before the soil hath smutched it?... O so white! O so soft! O so sweet is she!
French writer and criticus 1823-1892
He whom God has touched will always be a being apart: he is, whatever he may do, a stranger among men; he is marked by a sign.
I believe the greatest gift I can conceive of having from anyone is to be seen by them, heard by them, to be understood and touched by them.
I couldn't get to sleep at night without saying the Lord's Prayer because, when I was young, I felt I was touched by the hand of Jesus, and hated myself for challenging it.Source: As quoted in Bruce Parry: My job doesnt allow me a private life by Cassandra Jardine in The Telegraph (19 September 1007)
English playwright and poet 1564-1616
I have touched the highest point of all my greatness, and from that full meridian of my glory I haste now to my setting.
American singer-songwriter and pianist 1949-
I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity. It's something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we're from, everyone loves music.
Bret Easton Ellis
American author, screenwriter, short-story writer, and director 1964-
I've never written an autobiographical novel in my life. I've never touched upon my life. I've never written a single scene that I can say took place.
Canadian-born American former ice hockey player 1964-
My teeth have never been touched. Why did I tell you that? Knock on wood. I've got a few scars over the eyes, a couple on the chin, a few on the beak and one across the cheek. But my luck is running out.
American television personality, actor, and designer 1969-
On our show, I've only reached out and touched about 55 guys. I think there's still about 40 million.
Canadian actress 1978-
People have told me it's like Touched by an Angel on acid. I think that's a good description.Source: On Wonderfalls in Caroline Dhavernas works magic by Olivia Barker at USA Today (9 March 2004)
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