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I don't believe in devils. Indifference and misunderstandings can create evil situations. Most of the time, people who appear to be evil are really victims of evil deeds.
Max von Sydow
Everything is pathology, except for indifference.
Emile M. Cioran
The most destructive criticism is indifference.
E. W. Howe
The only kind of dignity which is genuine is that which is not diminished by the indifference of others.
There is nothing harder than the softness of indifference.
Clare Boothe Luce
Love gratified is love satisfied, and love satisfied is indifference begun.
The accomplice to the crime of corruption is frequently our own indifference.
Perhaps misguided moral passion is better than confused indifference.
Politeness is organized indifference.
The Holocaust illustrates the consequences of prejudice, racism and stereotyping on a society. It forces us to examine the responsibilities of citizenship and confront the powerful ramifications of indifference and inaction.
The absolute yearning of one human body for another particular body and its indifference to substitutes is one of life's major mysteries.
Being a Jew, one learns to believe in the reality of cruelty and one learns to recognize indifference to human suffering as a fact.
Many a secret that cannot be pried out by curiosity can be drawn out by indifference.
Sydney J. Harris
The individual is capable of both great compassion and great indifference. He has it within his means to nourish the former and outgrow the latter.
The effect of violent dislike between groups has always created an indifference to the welfare and honor of the state.
Thomas B. Macaulay
Forgiveness is indifference. Forgiveness is impossible while love lasts.
Let us be honest with each other. The threat to marriage is not the gays. It is a lack of loving commitment - whether it is found in the form of neglect, indifference, cruelty or adultery, to name just a few manifestations of the loveless desert in which too many marriages come to grief.
I am a man, and nothing that concerns a man do I deem a matter of indifference to me.
And, perhaps most importantly, regional conflicts will again and again confront us with a cruel choice between costly engagement and costly indifference.
I want to say with the utmost of sincerity, not as a Republican, but as an American, that I have great respect for Senator Obama's historic achievement to become his party's nominee, not because of his color, but with indifference to it.
Indifference is harder to fight than hostility, and there is nothing that kills an agitation like having everybody admit that it is fundamentally right.
I have been frequently accused of deliberately twisting subject matter to my point of view. Above all, I know that life for a photographer cannot be a matter of indifference. Opinion often consists of a kind of criticism. But criticism can come out of love.
In reality there is no cause or effect, there is only the indifference of the universe.
The idea of 'machine assemblage' is, especially, very alien to my sensibility, since it suggests a relative indifference of the strata to one another during the process of construction.
Incidentally, one of the most worrying problems in the impact of Western modernity on traditional culture is that it quite rapidly communicates its own indifference or anxiety or even hostility about age and ageing.
Rowan D. Williams
Relativism is not indifference; on the contrary, passionate indifference is necessary in order for you not to hear the voices that oppose your absolute decrees.
If the first requisite for writing well about food is a good appetite, the second is to put in your apprenticeship as a feeder when you have enough money to pay the check but not enough to produce indifference of the total.
A. J. Liebling
The dominant economic approach of the last thirty years is now on its last legs. Letting the market rip and an indifference to inequality are now seen as important causes of the greatest economic crash since the 1930s.
As Members of Congress and people of conscience, we must work to overcome the indifference and distortions of history, and ensure that future generations know what happened.
Indifference may not wreck a man's life at any one turn, but it will destroy him with a kind of dry-rot in the long run.
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