We are living at a time when creeds and ideologies vary and clash. But the gospel of human sympathy is universal and eternal.
A crowd always thinks with its sympathy, never with its reason.
Sympathy is the first condition of criticism.
There's a certain amount of sympathy here for the Bush administration's problem, which is they would like to get rid of Saddam Hussein and they would like to have the Kurds autonomous.
A person who has sympathy for mankind in the lump, faith in its future progress, and desire to serve the great cause of this progress, should be called not a humanist, but a humanitarian, and his creed may be designated as humanitarianism.
The humanitarian lays stress almost solely upon breadth of knowledge and sympathy.
The true humanist maintains a just balance between sympathy and selection.
Criticism in the universities, I'll have to admit, has entered a phase where I am totally out of sympathy with 95% of what goes on. It's Stalinism without Stalin.
I learnt pity, sympathy, and what it was like to be at the other end of the stick. Such lessons can't be learnt in lecture halls.
I have nothing but sympathy for the people who are forced to work with me. I'm better now at picking out those that want to play that game with me, and those that don't.
Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay.
I want the municipality to be a helping hand to the man with a desire of sympathy, to help the fallen when it is not in their power to help themselves.
Although I'm Australian, I find myself much more in sympathy with the Austrian version!
The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what the other lacks and trying to benefit the other, always using friendly and sincere words.
All sympathy not consistent with acknowledged virtue is but disguised selfishness.
Reasoned arguments and suggestions which make allowance for the full difficulties of the state of war that exists may help, and will always be listened to with respect and sympathy.
We must not permit our respect for the dead or our sympathy for the living to lead us into an act of injustice to the balance of the living.
Teetotallers lack the sympathy and generosity of men that drink.
I believe that we must reach our brother, never toning down our fundamental oppositions, but meeting him when he asks to be met, with a reason for the faith that is in us, as well as with a loving sympathy for them as brothers.
Two nations between whom there is no intercourse and no sympathy; who are as ignorant of each other's habits, thoughts, and feelings, as if they were dwellers in different zones, or inhabitants of different planets. The rich and the poor.
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
If men and women are to understand each other, to enter into each other's nature with mutual sympathy, and to become capable of genuine comradeship, the foundation must be laid in youth.
Sympathy for victims is always counter-balanced by an equal and opposite feeling of resentment towards them.
Sympathy is something that shouldn't be bestowed upon the Yankees. Apparently it angers them.
The more sympathy you give, the less you need.
Our sympathy is cold to the relation of distant misery.
There should be a sympathy with freedom, a desire to give it scope, founded not upon visionary ideas, but upon the long experience of many generations within the shores of this happy isle, that in freedom you lay the firmest foundations both of loyalty and order.
There's no greater way to gain an audience's sympathy than by being unfortunate.
Women ought to feel a peculiar sympathy in the colored man's wrong, for, like him, she has been accused of mental inferiority, and denied the privileges of a liberal education.
I am the son of a small and far-away nation and the other laureates have all come from different countries from all over the world and we all were equally received here with signs of sympathy.
More negatives write than call. It's a cheap shot for me to go on the air with the critical letters or E-mail I get because the reaction of the listeners is always an instantaneous expression of sympathy for me and contempt for the poor critic.
Autumn wins you best by this, its mute Appeal to sympathy for its decay.
Sympathy with nature is part of a good person's religion.
It's hard for me to think of others because I'm not particularly in sympathy with the music of this century.
I take people very seriously. People are all I take seriously, in fact. Therefore, I have nothing but sympathy for how people behave - and nothing but laughter to console them with.
Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy; sweat will get you change.
The community stagnates without the impulse of the individual. The impulse dies away without the sympathy of the community.
It is in our faults and failings, not in our virtues, that we touch each other, and find sympathy. It is in our follies that we are one.
I have a theory because I was being beaten up a lot by people outside of school, it was almost like if I could make myself sick enough they'd take sympathy on me.
California must be all American or all Chinese. We are resolved that it shall be American, and are prepared to make it so. May we not rely upon your sympathy and assistance?
Pity may represent little more than the impersonal concern which prompts the mailing of a check, but true sympathy is the personal concern which demands the giving of one's soul.
We were united not only by political respect for each other, but also by deep mutual sympathy as people.
Sympathy is charming, but it does not make up for pain.
Recognition of belligerency as an expression of sympathy is all very well.
Badges mean nothing in themselves, but they mark a certain achievement and they are a link between the rich and the poor. For when one girl sees a badge on a sister Scout's arm, if that girl has won the same badge, it at once awakens an interest and sympathy between them.
When we are out of sympathy with the young, then I think our work in this world is over.
My guitar was loud as hell, and I had no sympathy for anybody else.
They weren't impatient for the boys to turn into cartoons again. They awarded sympathy, gave compassion. Because deep down they had found parts of themselves in the characters. You said it George.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
Women have no sympathy and my experience of women is almost as large as Europe.