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No one gets angry at a mathematician or a physicist whom he or she doesn't understand, or at someone who speaks a foreign language, but rather at someone who tampers with your own language.
Nothing is enough for the man to whom enough is to little.
In a man, I look for a friend, someone who's equal, with whom I'm comfortable.
He whom all hate all wish to see destroyed.
A priest is he who lives solely in the realm of the invisible, for whom all that is visible has only the truth of an allegory.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
Even if you do learn to speak correct English, whom are you going to speak it to?
All the lessons of history in four sentences: Whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad with power. The mills of God grind slowly, but they grind exceedingly small. The bee fertilizes the flower it robs. When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
Charles A. Beard
Sometimes a neighbor whom we have disliked a lifetime for his arrogance and conceit lets fall a single commonplace remark that shows us another side, another man, really; a man uncertain, and puzzled, and in the dark like ourselves.
Only a humanity to whom death has become as indifferent as its members, that has itself died, can inflict it administratively on innumerable people.
We often have to put up with most from those on whom we most depend.
It does not matter much whom we live with in this world, but it matters a great deal whom we dream of.
They whom truth and wisdom lead, can gather honey from a weed.
An enemy to whom you show kindness becomes your friend, excepting lust, the indulgence of which increases its enmity.
Pakistan has to export a lot of uneducated people, many of whom have become infected with the most barbaric reactionary ideas.
Death is the liberator of him whom freedom cannot release, the physician of him whom medicine cannot cure, and the comforter of him whom time cannot console.
Charles Caleb Colton
She belongs to a race of delightful women, who never do any harm, whom everybody calls good, and who are very severe on those who do not pretend to be good.
Woman is a vulgar animal from whom man has created an excessively beautiful ideal.
A demagogue is a person with whom we disagree as to which gang should mismanage the country.
Reasoning at every step he treads, Man yet mistakes his way, Whilst meaner things, whom instinct leads, Are rarely known to stray.
A friend is someone with whom you dare to be yourself.
This is a work of fiction. All the characters in it, human and otherwise, are imaginary, excepting only certain of the fairy folk, whom it might be unwise to offend by casting doubts on their existence. Or lack thereof.
It is easy to believe in freedom of speech for those with whom we agree.
Man's natural character is to imitate; that of the sensitive man is to resemble as closely as possible the person whom he loves. It is only by imitating the vices of others that I have earned my misfortunes.
Marquis de Sade
I was interested by the idea that artists working in a totalitarian dictatorship or tsarist autocracy are secretly and slightly shamefully envied by artists who work in freedom. They have the gratification of intense interest: the authorities want to put them in jail, while there are younger readers for whom what they write is pure oxygen.
My children are delightful people, whom I would love even if they weren't my children.
The compulsion to do good is an innate American trait. Only North Americans seem to believe that they always should, may, and actually can choose somebody with whom to share their blessings. Ultimately this attitude leads to bombing people into the acceptance of gifts.
I am... a mushroom; On whom the dew of heaven drops now and then.
For the person for whom small things do not exist, the great is not great.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
Ludwig van Beethoven
The revenues of Cuban state-run companies are used exclusively for the benefit of the people, to whom they belong.
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