Sympathy Quotes, Sayings for sad times - Page 2

You will find that the woman who is really kind to dogs is always one who has failed to inspire sympathy in men.
– Sir Henry Maximilian Beerbohm

A knowledge of and sympathy with the qualities of the materials used are essential to proper treatment.
– Alexander Calder

The greatest pleasures of which the human mind is susceptible are the pleasures of consciousness and sympathy.
– Parke Godwin

Children, even infants, are capable of sympathy. But only after adolescence are we capable of compassion.
– Louise J. Kaplan

We are governed by sympathy; and the extent of our sympathy is determined by that of our sensibility.
– William Hazlitt

The man who melts With social sympathy, though not allied, Is of more worth than a thousand kinsmen.
– Euripides

The sympathy of most people consists of a mixture of good humor, curiosity, and self importance.
– Marie Von Ebner Eschenbach

The writer must be universal in sympathy and an outcast by nature: only then can he see clearly.
– Julian Patrick Barne

Sympathy is something that shouldn’t be bestowed upon the Yankees. Apparently it angers them.
– Bob Feller

All you’re supposed to do is every once in a while give the boys a little tea and sympathy.
– Robert Woodruff Anderson

Women have the genius of charity. A man gives but his gold; a woman adds to it her sympathy.
– Ernest Wilfrid LeGouve

Sympathy does not think. It acts. It acts to remove. The ceaseless sufferings of the world.
– Sri Chinmoy

All sympathy not consistent with acknowledged virtue is but disguised selfishness.
– Samuel Taylor Coleridge

And whoever walks a furlong without sympathy walks to his own funeral drest in his shroud.
– Walt Whitman

Although I’m Australian, I find myself much more in sympathy with the Austrian version!
– David Chalmers

Like a bird singing in the rain, let grateful memories survive in time of sorrow.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

When we are out of sympathy with the young, then I think our work in this world is over.
– George MacDonald

One cannot weep for the entire world, it is beyond human strength. One must choose.
– Jean Anouilh

If there was less sympathy in the world, there would be less trouble in the world.
– Oscar Wilde

Harmony of aim, not identity of conclusion, is the secret of sympathetic life.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson