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    I have a very strong feeling that the opposite of love is not hate - it's apathy. ⏤ Leo Buscaglia

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The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it.

Albert Einstein

I shall stay the way I am because I do not give a damn.

Dorothy Parker

The price good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by evil men.


Scientists announced today that they have discovered a cure for apathy. However, they claim no one has shown the slightest interest in it.

George Carlin

I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference!

Jack Kerouac

The worst sin... is... to be indifferent.

George Bernard Shaw

I have a very strong feeling that the opposite of love is not hate -- it's apathy. It's not giving a damn.

Leo Buscaglia

Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.

Aldous Huxley

A different world cannot be built by indifferent people.

Peter Marshall

Indifference creates an artificial peace.

Mason Cooley

Pain has its reasons, pleasure is totally indifferent.

Francis Picabia

Indifference is an excellent substitute for patience.

Mason Cooley

Bad people are less a problem than indifferent people.

Gerhard Kocher

They believe that nothing will happen because they have closed their doors.

Maurice Maeterlinck

Apathy is the glove into which evil slips its hand.

Bodie Thoene

God could cause us considerable embarrassment by revealing all the secrets of nature to us: we should not know what to do for sheer apathy and boredom.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Things have dropped from me. I have outlived certain desires; I have lost friends, some by death... others through sheer inability to cross the street.

Virginia Woolf

If I didn't care for fun and such, I'd probably amount to much. But I shall stay the way I am, Because I do not give a damn.

Dorothy Parker

These are days when no one should rely unduly on his competence. Strength lies in improvisation. All the decisive blows are struck left-handed.

Walter Benjamin

Apathy is a sort of living oblivion.

Horace Greeley

If moderation is a fault, then indifference is a crime.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg

Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on.

Frederic Chopin

It means nothing to me. I have no opinion about it, and I don't care.

Pablo Picasso

You see few people here in America who really care very much about living a Christian life in a democratic world.

Clare Boothe Luce

Everybody in America is soft, and hates conflict. The cure for this, both in politics and social life, is the same -- hardihood. Give them raw truth.

John Jay Chapman

Nothing can contribute more to peace of soul than the lack of any opinion whatever.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg

In lazy apathy let stoics boastTheir virtue fix

Alexander Pope

The tragedy of modern man is not that he knows less and less about the meaning of his own life but that it bothers him less and less.

Vaclav Havel

Lukewarmness I account a sin, as great in love as in religion.

Abraham Cowley

People have moved beyond apathy, beyond skepticism into deep cynicism.

Elliot Richardson

We may have found a cure for most evils; but we have found no remedy for the worst of them all, the apathy of human beings.

Helen Keller

Plenty of people miss their share of happiness, not because they never found it, but because they didn

William Feather

Indifference is harder to fight than hostility, and there is nothing that kills an agitation like having everybody admit that it is fundamentally right.

Crystal Eastman

Wherever the citizen becomes indifferent to his fellows, so will the husband be to his wife, and the father of a family toward the members of his household.

Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt

The death of democracy is not likely to be an assassination from ambush. It will be a slow extinction from apathy, indifference, and undernourishment.

Robert Maynard Hutchins

Everything proceeds as if of its own accord, and this can all too easily tempt us to relax and let things take their course without troubling over details. Such indifference is the root of all evil.

I Ching

People are people, and grief that is limited to those within a specific political boundary denies the humanity of others.

Robert Jensen

I have protracted my work till most of those whom I wished to please have sunk into the grave, and success and miscarriage are empty sounds: I therefore dismiss it with frigid tranquillity, having little to fear or hope from censure or from praise.

Samuel Johnson

America is a hurricane, and the only people who do not hear the sound are those fortunate if incredibly stupid and smug White Protestants who live in the center, in the serene eye of the big wind.

Norman Mailer

They act as if they supposed that to be very sanguine about the general improvement of mankind is a virtue that relieves them from taking trouble about any improvement in particular.

John Morley

By far the most dangerous foe we have to fight is apathy - indifference from whatever cause, not from a lack of knowledge, but from carelessness, from absorption in other pursuits, from a contempt bred of self satisfaction.

William Osler

A university professor set an examination question in which he asked what is the difference between ignorance and apathy. The professor had to give an A+ to a student who answered: I dont know and I dont care.

Richard Pratt

The difference between our decadence and the Russians is that while theirs is brutal, ours is apathetic.

James Thurber

I would rather be attacked than unnoticed. For the worst thing you can do to an author is to be silent as to his works.

Samuel Johnson

You look around baseball and when things go south, that type of fan apathy happens.

Mike Quade

Harold Wilson is going around the country stirring up apathy.

William Whitelaw

Only one enemy is worse than despair: indifference. In every area of human creativity, indifference is the enemy; indifference of evil is worse than evil, because it is also sterile.

Elie Wiesel

There is nothing harder than the softness of indifference.

Juan Montalvo

Mourn not the dead that in the cool earth lie, but rather mourn the apathetic, throng the coward and the meek who see the world's great anguish and its wrong, and dare not speak.

Ralph Chaplin

Men are accomplices to that which leaves them indifferent.

George Steiner

Slums may well be breeding grounds of crime, but middle class suburbs are incubators of apathy and delirium.

Cyril Connolly

Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm, and enthusiasm can only be aroused by two things: first, an ideal, with takes the imagination by storm, and second, a definite intelligible plan for carrying that ideal into practice.

Arnold J. Toynbee

In communications, familiarity breeds apathy.

William Bernbach

Is it ignorance or apathy? Hey, I don't know and I don't care.

Jimmy Buffett

The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it's indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it's indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it's indifference.

Elie Wiesel

The great menace to the life of an industry is industrial self-complacency.

David Sarnoff

I think worrying things are going on in England - a real apathy.

Alan Rickman

Mourn not the dead that in the cool earth lie Dust unto dustThe calm, sweet earth that mothers all who dieAs all men must;Mourn not your captive comrades who must dwellToo strong to striveWithin each steel-bound coffin of a cell,Buried alive;But rather mourn the apathetic throngThe cowed and the meekWho see the world's great anguish and its wrongAnd dare not speak!

Ralph Chaplin

Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.

Helen Keller

Wherever there is degeneration and apathy, there also is sexual perversion, cold depravity, miscarriage, premature old age, grumbling youth, there is a decline in the arts, indifference to science, and injustice in all its forms.

Anton Chekhov

Apathy is one of the characteristic responses of any living organism when it is subjected to stimuli too intense or too complicated to cope with. The cure for apathy is comprehension.

John Dos Passos

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