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A Quote by Gaius Lucilius on caring and world

Ah, human cares! Ah, how much futility in the world! -O curas hominum! O quantum est in rebus inane!

Gaius Lucilius

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A Quote by Sir Francis Bacon on assumptions, caring, company, difficulty, earth, nature, and separation

Over a century after the publication of the Copernican system, one of England's most renowned intellectual luminaries was still unconvinced: "Nevertheless, in the system of Copernicus there are found many and great inconveniences; for both the loading of the earth with a triple motion is very incommodious, and the separation of the sun from the company of the planets, with which it has so many passions in common, is likewise a difficulty, and the introduction of so much immobility in nature, by representing the sun and stars as immovable, especially being of all bodies the highest and most radiant, and making the moon revolve about the earth in an epicycle, and some other assumptions of his, are the speculations of one who cares not what fictions he introduces into nature, provided his calculations answer."

Francis Bacon (1561 - 1626)

Source: Descriptio Globi Intellectualis, 1653

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A Quote by Elaine Cannon on caring, courage, generations, needs, women, and world

What this misguided world and generation needs is a massive group of courageous and caring, wise and unwearying women.

Elaine Cannon

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A Quote by Edward O. Sisson on blush, caring, character, confusion, conscience, endurance, fear, friendship, good, heart, honor, learning, lies, life, love, reality, secrets, and soul

This sense of honor is the sense of right. It is the soul's instinctive love for the good, the true, the commendable, and its instinctive scorn of the base, mean, and vile. There is a confusion between that false honor which cares only what another thinks or says, and the true personal honor which cares first for what we are. It is too true that many a man who would resent with a blow the epithet of "thief" or "liar" will lie and steal in secret apparently without a qualm of conscience. The true root of honor demands reality and hates shams. One should be taught to abhor and reject in his own heart everything which he would resent in an accusation made by another. He should learn not to tolerate in his own inner consciousness what he would fear or blush to have known to friends or foes. This is the sense of personal honor that dominates and molds character and that endures the heaviest stress of life.

Edward O. Sisson

Source: The Essentials of Character, The Macmillan Company, 1915

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A Quote by Earl Wilson on automobiles and caring

If you think nobody cares if you're alive, try missing a couple of car payments.

Earl Wilson (1907 - 1987)

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A Quote by Theodore Seuss Geisel "Dr. Seuss" on caring

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Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.

Dr. Seuss (1904 - 1991)

Source: The Lorax

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A Quote by David Fairchild on caring and weather

For keenest enjoyment, I visit when the dew is on them, or in cloudy weather, or when the rain is falling: and I must be alone or with someone who cares for them as I do.

David Fairchild

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A Quote by Dave Sim on books, caring, death, funny, justice, optimism, order, silence, and time

When I start the book, I'm The Writer. The writer bitches for a week about how he never has any fun, he's tired of being funny all the time, and nobody cares about him anyhow. This is followed by a period of deep intense silence, much staring at walls, punctuated by cheery optimism on the order of: 'That's it! I'm Dead! I can't think of an ending!' or 'I'm just going to have to scrap the first ten pages - they're lousy.' Often it is less coherent than that - reduced to the more succinct, 'Garbage! It's all GARBAGE!'"

Dave Sim (1957 -)

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A Quote by Cythina Nelms on caring and happiness

Nobody really cares if you're miserable, so you might as well be happy.

Cythina Nelms

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A Quote by Confucius on anger, caring, chance, consequences, diligence, doubt, information, kindness, sincerity, words, and work

The gentleman has nine cares. In seeing he is careful to see clearly; in hearing he is careful to hear distinctly; in his looks he is careful to be kind, in his manner to be respectful, in his words to be sincere, in his work to be diligent. When in doubt he is careful to ask for information; when angry he has a care for the consequences; and when he sees a chance for gain, he thinks carefully whether the pursuits of it would be right.

Confucius (c. 551 - c. 479 BC)

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