Popular & Famous Quotes About Sympathy
There is something terribly morbid in the modern sympathy with pain. One should sympathise with the colour, the beauty, the joy of life. The less said about life's sores the better.
~ Oscar Wilde ~
It appears to be a law that you cannot have a deep sympathy with both man and nature.
Women have no sympathy and my experience of women is almost as large as Europe.
The rule of friendship means there should be mutual sympathy between them, each supplying what the other lacks and trying to benefit the other, always using friendly and sincere words.
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less by baldness.
Pity may represent little more than the impersonal concern which prompts the mailing of a check, but true sympathy is the personal concern which demands the giving of one's soul.
I tend to foster drama via bleakness. If I want the reader to feel sympathy for a character, I cleave the character in half, on his birthday. And then it starts raining. And he's made of sugar.
~ George Saunders ~