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I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.
There was one thing my daddy wouldn't tolerate in any shape, form or fashion, and that was being unkind or rude to somebody. That was just very important to my folks. And as it turns out, that was a legacy that he left me that money can't buy, is how to be able to treat people.
Be amusing: never tell unkind stories; above all, never tell long ones.
My father was a man of love. He always loved me to death. He worked hard in the fields, but my father never hit me. Never. I don't ever remember a really cross, unkind word from my father.
Divorce isn't the child's fault. Don't say anything unkind about your ex to the child, because you're really just hurting the child.
I've said many, many, many unkind things about Philadelphia, and I meant every one.
Nature isn't positive in that way. It doesn't aim itself at you. It's not being unkind to you.
I do not like to be unkind.
Only once in my life was I on the edge of incivility. I do not like to be unkind.
Few are there that will leave the secure seclusion of the scholar's life, the peaceful walks of literature and learning, to stand out a target for the criticism of unkind and hostile minds.
People have said unkind things and you kind of have to, if you happen to read it, you have to just, you know, move on.
I don't think I'm an unkind person, I don't think my books are unkind, and I don't think my readers are unkind.
My parents didn't treat me as if there was anything in the world I couldn't do, except be unkind.
In London, people can be so... well, it's not even a case of people being unkind or unfriendly. You just don't make any contact in London. You go from A to B with your eyes on the pavement.
A lot has been written and said about why he was so great, but I think the best way to appreciate his greatness is just to go back and play some of the old records. Time has a way of being very unkind to old records, but Elvis' keep getting better and better.
It blows my mind that anyone could be unkind to anyone.
I am unjust, but I can strive for justice. My life's unkind, but I can vote for kindness. I, the unloving, say life should be lovely. I, that am blind, cry out against my blindness.
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