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My aim is to create a happy society with genuine friendship. Friendship between Tibetan and Chinese peoples is very essential.
A genuine man goes to the roots. To be a radical is no more than that: to go to the roots.
The only kind of dignity which is genuine is that which is not diminished by the indifference of others.
There is something in every one of you that waits and listens for the sound of the genuine in yourself. It is the only true guide you will ever have. And if you cannot hear it, you will all of your life spend your days on the ends of strings that somebody else pulls.
Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on.
When you meet people, show real appreciation, then genuine curiosity.
Generosity during life is a very different thing from generosity in the hour of death; one proceeds from genuine liberality and benevolence, the other from pride or fear.
What I want from my Lovers is real unadulterated love, and from my genuine workers I expect real work done.
I've been waiting over 40 years to come to Cyprus, and it has not disappointed - the birthplace of Aphrodite, the Crossroads of Civilization, and, I might add, a genuine strategic partner to the United States of America.
These seem to me so ambiguous, so vague, so easily misunderstood in comparison to genuine music, which fills the soul with a thousand things better than words.
I've come to learn that the determined and gifted and genuine sociopath has far more power to deceive than we realize.
I'd like to talk about free markets. Information in the computer age is the last genuine free market left on earth except those free markets where indigenous people are still surviving. And that's basically becoming limited.
Herbert Hoover was a man of genuine, fine character, but he lacked practical political sense. And he couldn't bend and shift and change with the requirements of the time. And he was a ruined President, because he was such a, I think, stiff-backed ideologue. And I think that speaks volumes about his character.
Genuine polemics approach a book as lovingly as a cannibal spices a baby.
An essay is a thing of the imagination. If there is information in an essay, it is by-the-by, and if there is an opinion, one need not trust it for the long run. A genuine essay rarely has an educational, polemical, or sociopolitical use; it is the movement of a free mind at play.
I hold that the mark of a genuine idea is that its possibility can be proved, either a priori by conceiving its cause or reason, or a posteriori when experience teaches us that it is in fact in nature.
He greatly valued his possessions, chiefly because they were his, and derived genuine pleasure from contemplating a painting, a statuette, a rare lace curtain - no matter what - after he had bought it and placed it among his household gods.
I am an Epicurean. I consider the genuine (not the imputed) doctrines of Epicurus as containing everything rational in moral philosophy which Greek and Roman leave to us.
Old is authentic. Old is genuine. Old is valuable.
What every genuine philosopher (every genuine man, in fact) craves most is praise although the philosophers generally call it recognition!
To kill a relative of whom you are tired is something. But to inherit his property afterwards, that is genuine pleasure.
Honore de Balzac
If human beings had genuine courage, they'd wear their costumes every day of the year, not just on Halloween.
The English countryside, its growth and its destruction, is a genuine and tragic theme.
E. M. Forster
A beautiful homily, a genuine sermon, must begin with the first proclamation, with the proclamation of salvation. There is nothing more solid, deep and sure than this proclamation.
My own ideals for the university are those of a genuine democracy and serious scholarship. These two, indeed, seem to go together.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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