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Albert Schweitzer
Reverence for life affords me my fundamental principle of morality, namely that good consists in maintaining, assisting, and enhancing life, and that to destroy, to harm, or to hinder life is evil
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#Evil

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The awareness that we are all human beings together has become lost in war and through politics
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#Awareness

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A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
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If a man loses his reverence for any part of life, he will lose his reverence for all of life.
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The true worth of a man is not to be found in man himself, but in the colours and textures that come alive in others.
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As soon as man does not take his existence for granted, but beholds it as something unfathomably mysterious, thought begins.
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Wherever a man turns he can find someone who needs him.
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A man can do only what he can do. But if he does that each day he can sleep at night and do it again the next day.
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An idea is, in the end, always stronger than circumstances
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#Circumstances

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One truth stands firm. All that happens in world history rests on something spiritual. If the spiritual is strong, it creates world history. If it is weak, it suffers world history.
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#French Theologian

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Anyone who proposes to do good must not expect people to roll stones out of their way, but must accept their lot calmly, even if people roll a few stones upon it
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#People

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Day by day we should weigh what we have granted to the spirit of the world against what we have denied to the spirit of Jesus, in thought and especially in deed.
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#French Theologian

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Reverence for life is the highest court of appeal.
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#French Theologian #Life

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I am life that with to live in the midst of other life that wills to live.
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#Life

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Reverence for life affords me my fundamental principle of morality.
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#French Theologian

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Truth has no special time of its own. Its hour is now - always.
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Knowing all truth is less than doing a little bit of good
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#Truth

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Everything deep is also simple and can be reproduced simply as long as its reference to the whole truth is maintained. But what matters is not what is witty but what is true.
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#French Theologian #Truth

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Man is a clever aninmal who behaves like an imbecile.
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#Man

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I wanted to be a doctor that I might be able to work without having to talk because for years I had been giving myself out in words.
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#Work #French Theologian

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As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible, but more mysterious.
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#Knowledge

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Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
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#French Theologian #Soul

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A man does not have to be an angel in order to be saint.
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Impart as much as you can of your spiritual being to those who are on the road with you, and accept as something precious what comes back to you from them.
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#French Theologian

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Serious illness doesn't bother me for long because I am too inhospitable a host.
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Man can hardly even recognize the devils of his own creation.
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#French Theologian