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Compassion is not a popular virtue. Very often when I talk to religious people, and mention how important it is that compassion is the key, that it's the sine qua non of religion, people look kind of balked, and stubborn sometimes, as much to say, "what's the point of having religion if you can't disapprove of other people?" And sometimes we use religion just to back up these unworthy hatreds, because we're frightened too.

Karen Armstrong

Your voice will come. We all go through the same thing. You cannot talk when you first arrive." He smiled. "It helps you listen.

Albom, Mitch

With the exception of the New York Times, Fox news, and Lou Dobbs of CNN, and talk radio, the rest of the mainstream media has basically been silenced like a bunch of dumb monkeys.

Curt Weldon

I am a sensitive writer, actor and director. Talking business disgusts me. If you want to talk business, call my disgusting personal manager.

Sylvester Stallone

Simpletons talk of the past, wise men of the present, and fools of the future.

Napolon Bonaparte

When we\'re trying to solve difficult national issues its sometimes necessary to talk to adversaries as well as friends. Historians have a word for this: diplomacy.

Albright, Madeleine

No matter how vast, how total, the failure of man here on earth, the work of man will be resumed elsewhere. War leaders talk of resuming operations on this front and that, but man's front embraces the whole universe.

Henry Miller

The leader has to be practical and a realist, yet must talk the language of the visionary and the idealist.

Eric Hoffer

The best thing about animals is that they don't talk much.

Thornton Wilder

It is vain to talk of the interest of the community, without understanding what is the interest of the individual.

Jeremy Bentham

A civil guest will no more talk all, than eat all the feast.

George Herheri

No one would talk much in society, if he knew how often he misunderstands others.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I was a very shy and introverted person, and it was hard for me to talk to people and make relationships.

Gabriela Sabatini

The best rules to form a young man, are, to talk little, to hear much, to reflect alone upon what has passed in company, to distrust one's own opinions, and value others that deserve it.

William Temple

You're in a much better position to talk with people when they approach you than when you approach them.

Peace Pilgrim

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