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  1. When two people relate to each other authentically and humanly, God is the electricity that surges between them.

  2. The real struggle is not between East and West, or capitalism and communism, but between education and propaganda.

  3. All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.

  4. The world is not comprehensible, but it is embraceable: through the embracing of one of its beings.

  5. We cannot avoid using power, cannot escape the compulsion to aflict the world so let us, cautious in diction and mighty in contradiction, love powerfully.

  6. Leisure is the exultation of the possible.

  7. All actual life is encounter.

  8. I do, indeed, close my door at times and surrender myself to a book, but only because I can open the door again and see a human face looking at me.

  9. Solitude is the place of purification.

  10. The ones who count are those persons who

  11. An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language.

  12. How would man exist if God did not need him, and how would you exist? You need God in order to be, and God needs you

  13. For sin is just this, what man cannot by its very nature do with his whole being; it is possible to silence the conflict in the soul, but it is not possible to uproot it.

  14. God wants man to fulfill his commands as a human being and with the quality peculiar to human beings.

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  15. There are three principles in a man's being and life, the principle of thought, the principle of speech, and the principle of action. The origin of all conflict between me and my fellow-men is that I do not say what I mean and I don't do what I say.

  16. Some would deny any legitimate use of the word God because it has been misused so much. Certainly it is the most burdened of all human words. Precisely for that reason it is the most imperishable and unavoidable. And how much weight has all erroneous talk about God's nature and works (although there never has been nor can be any such talk that is not erroneous) compared with the one truth that all men who have addressed God really meant him? For whoever pronounces the word God and really means Thou, addresses, no matter what his delusion, the true Thou of his life that cannot be restricted by any other and to whom he stands in a relationship that includes all others.

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  17. Play is the exultation of the possible.

  18. The law is not thrust upon man; it rests deep within him, to waken when the call comes.

  19. I do not accept any absolute formulas for living. No preconceived code can see ahead to everything that can happen in a man's life. As we live, we grow and our beliefs change. They must change. So I think we should live with this constant discovery. We should be open to this adventure in heightened awareness of living. We should stake our whole existence on our willingness to explore and experience.

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Where is Martin Buber from? Martin Buber is German who said awesome wise words. Well-known and respected in German society for wise sayings. The following quotations and images represent the German nature embed in Martin Buber's character.

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Who is Martin Buber? Some facts about Martin Buber from biography. Martin Buber was an Austrian-born Jewish philosopher best known for his philosophy of dialogue, a religious existentialism centered on the distinction between the I-Thou relationship and the I-It relationship.Buber came from a family of observant Jews, but broke with Jewish custom to pursue secular ... Read more about Martin Buber on Wikipedia or watch videos with quotes from Martin Buber on YouTube. Browse a lot of books about Martin Buber on Amazon to get more reference.


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