Albert Schweitzer

1875 - 1965

A Quote by Dr. Albert Schweitzer on darkness and people

When people have light in themselves, it will shine out from them. Then we get to know each other as we walk together in the darkness, without needing to pass our hands over each other's faces, or to intrude into each other's hearts.

Albert Schweitzer (1875 - 1965)

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A Quote by Dr. Albert Schweitzer on life, love, and reality

Love . . . is a living reality.

Albert Schweitzer (1875 - 1965)

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A Quote by Dr. Albert Schweitzer on service

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You ask me for a motto. Here it is: SERVICE.

Albert Schweitzer (1875 - 1965)

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A Quote by Dr. Albert Schweitzer on earth, life, neighbors, and pain

Today . . . we know that all living beings who strive to maintain life and who long to be spared pain - all living beings on earth - are our neighbors.

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A Quote by Dr. Albert Schweitzer on brothers and world

You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.

Albert Schweitzer (1875 - 1965)

Source: On Receiving the Nobel Prize, 1952

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A Quote by Dr. Albert Schweitzer on life and tragedy

The tragedy of life is what dies inside a man while he lives.

Albert Schweitzer (1875 - 1965)

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A Quote by Dr. Albert Schweitzer on misery and thought

I have always held firmly to the thought that each one of us can do a little to bring some portion of misery to an end.

Albert Schweitzer (1875 - 1965)

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A Quote by Dr. Albert Schweitzer on environment, exercise, learning, problems, and responsibility

Man must cease attributing his problems to his environment, and learn again to exercise his will - his personal responsibility.

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A Quote by Dr. Albert Schweitzer on life

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Reverence for life is the highest court of appeal.

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A Quote by Dr. Albert Schweitzer on art, business, imagination, inspiration, life, sacrifice, and science

Reverence for life . . . does not allow the scholar to live for his science alone, even if he is very useful . . . the artist to exist only for his art, even if he gives inspiration to many. . . . It refuses to let the business man imagine that he fulfills all legitimate demands in the course of his business activities. It demands from all that they should sacrifice a portion of their own lives for others.

Albert Schweitzer (1875 - 1965)

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