You killed my Dad." Any trace of kindness or sympathy vanished from Rixon's eyes. "Well this is awkward.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
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For in spite of language, in spite of intelligence and intuition and sympathy, one can never really communicate anything to anybody.
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He shook his head in mock sympathy. "I tell you, Sage. Sometimes I think I am the one who needs to take out the restraining order on you.
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The writer must be universal in sympathy and an outcast by nature: only then can he see clearly.
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The Democratic Party supports criminals and Islamic terrorists but has no sympathy for taxpayers.
...our enjoyment of the great works of literature depends more upon the depth of our sympathy than upon our understanding.
Sympathy is why when a man is getting mugged, you let him keep his shirt after you take his life. Funerals are respectable affairs, after all.
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Besides love and sympathy, animals exhibit other qualities connected with the social instincts which in us would be called moral.
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Racism is not merely a simplistic hatred. It is, more often, broad sympathy toward some and broader skepticism toward others...
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And I can't die easy thinking maybe the menfolks white or black is making a spit cup out of you. Have some sympathy for me. Put me down easy, Janie, I'm a cracked plate.
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Death is no enemy, but the foundation of gratitude, sympathy, and art. Of all life's pleasures, only love owes no debt to death.