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ON the decline of the Roman power, about five centuries after Christ,
the countries of Northern Europe were left almost destitute
of a national government.
- Thomas Bulfinch

Friendless.
Having no favors to bestow.
Destitute of fortune.
Addicted to utterance of truth and common sense.
- Ambrose Bierce

Civil and political rights are critical,
but not often the real problem for the destitute sick.
My patients in Haiti can now vote but they can't get
medical care or clean water.
- Paul Farmer

I'd sooner be called a successful crook than a destitute monarch.
- Charlie Chaplin

 

The cottage garden; most for use designed,
Yet not of beauty destitute.
- Charlotte Smith

Several million people inside and outside Afghanistan
are destitute and desperately in need of help.
- Lakhdar Brahimi

Property is not the sacred right.
When a rich man becomes poor it is a misfortune,
it is not a moral evil.
When a poor man becomes destitute, it is a moral evil,
teeming with consequences and injurious to society and morality.
- Lord Acton

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I mean that at least 80% of the Russian people feel destitute.
It's the people who had their past and future taken from them -
they don't get paid -
many of them face a wall.
They have nowhere to go.
- Aleksandr Lebed

I grew up on food stamps.
I come from a very humble background.
And I've had many friends that have been destitute -
you know,
running into trouble - and places like The Midnight
Mission have given them hope and have fed them and
gotten them back on the right path.
- Debi Mazar

Paul Farmer has helped to build amazing health care
system in one of the poorest areas of Haiti.
He founded Partners in Health, which serves the destitute
and the sick in many parts of the world from Haiti
to Boston and from Russia to Peru.
- Tracy Kidder

If I'd seen a grown man beating a crippled boy,
of course I'd intervene.
If my father died and left my mother destitute,
it's your instinct to take care of her.
So when I started to think about it in those terms,
it started to make sense to me.
- Charlie Hunnam

It is also rarer to find happiness in a man surrounded
by the miracles of technology than among people living
in the desert of the jungle and who by the standards
set by our society would be considered destitute and out of touch.
- Thor Heyerdahl

If a commodity were in no way useful,
- in other words, if it could in no way contribute to our gratification,
- it would be destitute of exchangeable value,
however scarce it might be, or whatever quantity of
labour might be necessary to procure it.
- David Ricardo

Our mothers and fathers want change.
They worked all of their lives, but today live in destitution.
- Viktor Yushchenko

Forgetfulness - a gift of God bestowed upon debtors
in compensation for their destitution of conscience.
- Ambrose Bierce

We will remember not the words of our enemies,
but the silence of our friends.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Some people move our souls to dance.
- Flavia Weedn

Friends share our pain and touch our wounds
with a gentle and tender hand.
- Henri Nouwen

Friends are God's way of apologizing to us for our families.
- Anonymous

If we would build on a sure foundation in friendship,
we must love our friend for their sakes
rather than for our own.
- Charlotte Bronte

Friends love misery, in fact.
Sometimes, especially if we are too lucky
or too successful or too pretty,
our misery is the only thing that endears us to our friends.
- Erica Jong

We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone.
Only through our love and friendship can we
create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
- Orson Welles

In all our contacts, it is probably the sense
of being really needed and wanted
which gives us the greatest satisfaction
and creates the most lasting bond.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Could we see when and where we are to meet again,
we would be more tender when we bid our friends goodbye.
- Ouida

There is danger that we lose sight of
what our friend is absolutely,
while considering what she is to us alone.
- Henry David Thoreau

At times our own light goes out
and is rekindled by a spark from another person.
Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude
of those who have lighted the flame within us.
- Albert Schweitzer

Sometimes our light goes out but
is blown into flame by another human being.
Each of us owes deepest thanks
to those who have rekindled this light.
- Albert Schweitzer

Chance makes our parents, but choice makes our friends.
- Jacques Delille

Our chief want is someone who will inspire us
to be what we know we could be.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take,
but by the moments that take our breath away.
- Anonymous

It is not so much our friends' help that helps us,
as the confidence of their help.
- Epicurus

Some people come into our lives and quickly go.
Some people stay for awhile,
and move our souls to dance.
They awaken us to a new understanding,
leave footprints on our hearts,
and we are never, ever the same.
- Flavia Weedn

Friends are angels who lift us to our feet
when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
- Anonymous

The greatest weapon against stress
is our ability to choose one thought over another.
- William James

To live a creative life
we must lose our fear of being wrong.
- Joseph Chilton Pearce

We are injured and hurt emotionally,
not so much by other people
or what they say and don't say,
but by our own attitude and our own response.
- Maxwell Maltz

The common denominator of our heroes
is that each set their own course.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

What is our family?
We touch our full hearts and see ourselves
reflected whole in each other's eyes.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The solution to adult problems tomorrow
depends in large measure upon
how our children grow up today.
- Margaret Mead

May we so love as never to have occasion
to repent of our love!
- Henry David Thoreau

As human beings, our greatness lies
not so much in being able to remake the world -
as in being able to remake ourselves.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

We really have to understand the person we want to love.
If our love is only a will to possess, it is not love.
- Thich Nhat Hanh

Our desires always disappoint us;
for though we meet with something that gives us satisfaction,
yet it never thoroughly answers our expectation.
- Elbert Hubbard

The Principal Causes of Our Suffering
are Our Expectations and Our Assumptions.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

So divinely is the world organized that every one of us,
in our place and time, is in balance with everything else.
- Adam Acone

The universe is full of magical things
patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
- Eden Phillpotts

Our life is composed greatly from dreams, from the unconscious,
and they must be brought into connection with action.
They must be woven together.
- Anais Nin

Life is in our point-of-view.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Our unhappiness is triggered by either
having less than yesterday,
or having less than our neighbor.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is some good in the worst of us
and some evil in the best of us.
When we discover this,
we are less prone to hate our enemies.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Life is all in our Perspective.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The Principal Causes of Our Suffering are
Our Past, and Our Expectations and Assumptions.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We are by nature observers, and thereby learners.
That is our permanent state.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our aspirations are our possibilities.
- Robert Browning

Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet.
We all breathe the same air.
We all cherish our children's future.
And we are all mortal.
- John F. Kennedy

It is not the magnitude of our actions
but the amount of love
that is put into them that matters.
- Mother Teresa

If anyone is unhappy, remember that
his unhappiness is his own fault...
Nothing else is the cause of anxiety or loss of tranquility
except our own opinion.
- Epictetus

If we like what we do, if we always do our best,
then we are really enjoying life.
We are having fun, we don't get bored,
we don't have frustrations.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Our relationships live in the space between us which is sacred.
- Martin Buber

None of us got where we are solely by
pulling ourselves up by our bootstraps.
- Thurgood Marshall

Exotic or ordinary, glamorous or plain,
exciting or boring - it's all in our point-of-view.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We live in a wonderful world that is
full of beauty, charm and adventure.
There is no end to the adventures that we can have
if only we seek them with our eyes open.
- Jawaharlal Nehru

Home is not a structure, but the place that we feel comfortable -
the place we belong - the place of our loved ones.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Feeling overwhelmed by apparent demands on our time
is like going to a restaurant,
ordering everything on the menu,
and complaining about indigestion.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Our relationships - love and friendship -
are at the core of the meaning of our lives.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Home is where our loved ones are.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Our problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man.
And man can be as big as he wants.
No problem of human destiny is beyond human beings.
- John F. Kennedy

The importance of history is in it's
educational value for our lives today,
not in regret, resentment, or revenge.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love is the great miracle cure.
Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
- Louise L. Hay

We are now at a point where we must educate our children
in what no one knew yesterday,
and prepare our schools for what no one knows yet.
- Margaret Mead

We CHOOSE our actions, thoughts, and feelings.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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