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When one has the feeling of dislike for evil, when one feels tranquil, one finds pleasure in listening to good teachings; when one has these feelings and appreciates them, one is free of fear.
He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike.
I may neither choose who I would, nor refuse who I dislike; so is the will of a living daughter curbed by the will of a dead father.
Not when truth is dirty, but when it is shallow, does the enlightened man dislike to wade into its waters.
I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad.
George Bernard Shaw
The only time people dislike gossip is when you gossip about them.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
Edgar Allan Poe
Hatred is active, and envy passive dislike; there is but one step from envy to hate.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Men often oppose a thing merely because they have had no agency in planning it, or because it may have been planned by those whom they dislike.
Among those who dislike oppression are many who like to oppress.
Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.
J. K. Rowling
I don't dislike anybody.
It is the sign of a great mind to dislike greatness, and to prefer things in measure to things in excess.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The vast majority of human beings dislike and even actually dread all notions with which they are not familiar... Hence it comes about that at their first appearance innovators have generally been persecuted, and always derided as fools and madmen.
He was an embittered atheist, the sort of atheist who does not so much disbelieve in God as personally dislike Him.
To like an individual because he's black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn't white.
e. e. cummings
People who know me well, call me Elizabeth. I dislike Liz.
Democracy is being allowed to vote for the candidate you dislike least.
Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad; the quick thinking the sedate, and the careless the busy and industrious.
All those who offer an opinion on any doubtful point should first clear their minds of every sentiment of dislike, friendship, anger or pity.
Christ: I dislike him very much. Still, I can stand him. What I cannot stand is the wretched band of people whose profession is to hoodwink us about him.
I don't care whether people like me or dislike me. I'm not on earth to win a popularity contest. I'm here to be the best human being I possibly can be.
I have an intense dislike for artificial society. In France, one could lead a free life - to do what one wanted to do without interference or criticism from one's neighbors.
Robert W. Service
There's a certain group of people who are always going to dislike me and disagree with whatever I say.
People often become actresses because of something they dislike about themselves: They pretend they are someone else.
Learning to dislike children at an early age saves a lot of expense and aggravation later in life.
The more I see of democracy the more I dislike it. It just brings everything down to the mere vulgar level of wages and prices, electric light and water closets, and nothing else.
David Herbert Lawrence
I believe in luck: how else can you explain the success of those you dislike?
Everybody has a right to like or dislike anything or anyone. From a flower to a flavor to a book or a composition but it is very sad that in our country we actually fight over such things in an unseemly manner.
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