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"But the absence of tears wasn't the same as an absence of feeling." - Lisa Kleypas

"The absence of feeling bad isn't enough to make you happy; you must strive to find sources of feeling good" - Gretchen Rubin

"Assuredly, meeting after absence, is one of - ah, no! - it is life's most delicious feeling." - Letitia Elizabeth Landon

"I'm not sure which is worse: intense feeling, or the absence of it." - Margaret Atwood

"Courage is not the absence of fear. It is feeling the fear and doing it anyway." - TJ Hoisington

"I'm not sure which is worse: intense feeling, or the absence of it." - Margaret Atwood

"Song is the tone of feeling. If song, however, be the tone of feeling, what is beautiful singing? The balance of feeling, not the absence of it." - A.W. Hare

"Absence of proof isn't proof of absence." - Robert Buettner

"Success is about honour, feeling morally calibrated, absence of shame, not what some newspaper defines from an external metric." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"I am truly horrified by modern man. Such absence of feeling, such narrowness of outlook, such lack of passion and information, such feebleness of thought." - Alexander Herzen

"Absence of evidence is not evidence of absence." - Martin Rees

"The absence of evidence is not the evidence of absence." - Carl Sagan

"The absence of temptation is the absence of virtue." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Absence of evidence is not evidence of absence." - Carl Sagan

"Absence of proof is not proof of absence." - William Cowper

"The feeling of love is measured by the extent of missing the feverish state in which the absence of the other plunges us" - Francine Noel

"Depression is the most unpleasant thing I have ever experienced. . . . It is that absence of being able to envisage that you will ever be cheerful again. The absence of hope. That very deadened feeling, which is so very different from feeling sad. Sad hurts but it's a healthy feeling. It is a necessary thing to feel. Depression is very different." - J K Rowling

"... the absence of theistic belief." - Joseph Mccabe

"The absence of theistic belief..." - Joseph Mccabe

"Solitude: sweet absence of faces." - Milan Kundera

"Grief is natural; the absence of all feeling is undesirable, but moderation in grief should be observed, as in the face of all good or evil." - Plutarch

"He who rejoices even at the stake triumphs not over pain but over the absence of pain where he had anticipated feeling it. A parable." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"It's so difficult to describe depression to someone who's never been there, because it's not sadness. I know sadness. Sadness is to cry and to feel. But it's that cold absence of feeling- that really hollowed-out feeling." - J K Rowling

"It's so difficult to describe depression to someone who's never been there, because it's not sadness. I know sadness. Sadness is to cry and to feel. But it's that cold absence of feeling- that really hollowed-out feeling." - J K Rowling

"That's the thing I want to make clear about depression: It's got nothing at all to do with life. In the course of life, there is sadness and pain and sorrow, all of which, in their right time and season, are normal-unpleasant, but normal. Depression is an altogether different zone because it involves a complete absence: absence of affect, absence of feeling, absence of response, absence of interest. The pain you feel in the course of a major clinical depression is an attempt on nature's part (nature, after all, abhors a vacuum) to fill up the empty space." - Elizabeth Wurtzel

"Competition is merely the absence of oppression." - Frederic Bastiat

"Art is the absence of fear." - Erykah Badu

"Simplicity is not the absence of clutter," - Jonathan Ive

"Clear prose indicates the absence of thought." - Marshall Mcluhan

"Redneck is: the glorious absence of sophistication" - Jeff Foxworthy

"Courage is not the absence of fear" - Richard Stengel

"The absence of disease is not health." - Shawn Achor

"Fear is the absence of faith." - Paul Tillich

"Consensus is the absence of leadership." - Margaret Thatcher

"Absence, the highest form of presence." - James Joyce

"Relaxation is the absence of worry." - Albert Brooks

"Patience is the absence of expectation." - Shinichi Suzuki

"Absence of occupation is not rest." - William Cowper

"Absence of failure does not constitute success." - Chris Alexander

"Your absence is the presence of godliness." - Rajneesh

"Competition is merely the absence of oppression" - Frederic Bastiat

"Absence, that common cure of love." - Miguel De Cervantes

"Total absence of humor renders life impossible." - Colette

"Renunciation means absence of hankering after fruit." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Being oppressed means the absence of choices." - Bell Hooks

"Love is the absence of judgment." - Dalai Lama

"Being oppressed means the absence of choices" - Bell Hooks

"Love is the absence of Anxiety." - Wilhelm Reich

"Solitude: a sweet absence of looks." - Milan Kundera

"Total absence of humor renders life impossible." - Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

"The absence of war is not peace." - Harry S Truman

"Absence - that common cure of love." - Lord Byron

"Absence of pain makes anything possible" - Nicole Blackman

"The absence of fear is love." - Chris Murphy

"Without feeling abashed by my ignorance, I confess that I am absolutely unable to say. In the absence of an appearance of learning, my answer has at least one merit, that of perfect sincerity." - Jean Henri Fabre

"People think responsibility is hard to bear. It's not. I think that sometimes it is the absence of responsibility that is harder to bear. You have a great feeling of impotence." - Henry A Kissinger

"Perfect love is to feeling what perfect white is to color. Many think that white is the absence of color. It is not. It is the inclusion of all color. White is every other color that exists, combined. So, too, is love not the absence of an emotion (hatred, anger, lust, jealousy, covetousness), but the summation of all feeling. It is the sum total. The aggregate amount. The everything." - Neale Donald Walsch

"Perhaps the greatest lesson [Huxley] learned from reading Carlyle was that real religion, that emotive feeling for Truth and Beauty, could flourish in the absence of an idolatrous theology." - Adrian Desmond

"Darkness is the absence of light. Happiness is the absence of pain. Anger is the absence of joy. Jealousy is the absence of confidence. Love is the absence of doubt. Hate is the absence of peace. Fear is the absence of faith. Life is the absence of death." - Jess Bowen

"Separation is the absence of Love, and Love is the absence of separation." - Ramesh S Balsekar

"Wellness is not the absence of pain ..... But the absence of limitation" - Pete Egoscue

"The absence of evidence is not necessarily the evidence of absence" - Donald Rumsfeld

"Loneliness Is Not The Absence Of Affection, But The Absence Of Direction." - Mike Murdock

"Silence is not the absence of sound, but the absence of self." - Anthony De Mello

"Since when does absence of evidence equate to evidence of absence?" - Prince Ea

"Courage is not the absence of fear; it is the absence of self." - Erwin Mcmanus

"Discouragement is not the absence of adequacy but the absence of courage." - Neal A Maxwell

"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear. So many look to eradicate fear from their lives, when that is an impossible task. You can certainly experience moments in absence of fear, however accept that fear will be with you whenever you are in the process of living creatively. The challenge is to go ahead regardless, simply notice the feeling and manage being courageous." - Mark Twain

"The absence of risk is a sure sign of mediocrity." - Charles de Foucauld

"Doubts arise because of an absence of surrender." - Ramana Maharshi

"Darkness is absence of light. Shadow is diminution of light." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"Real bliss is the absence of the wanting of bliss" - Ramesh S Balsekar

"Absence of Quality is the essence of squareness." - Robert M Pirsig

"The test of Ahimsa is absence of jealousy." - Swami Vivekananda

"Anarchy, the absence of a master, of a sovereign." - Pierre-Joseph Proudhon

"The enemy of art is the absence of limitations." - Orson Welles

"The secret of success is that it is not the absence of failure, but the absence of envy." - Herodotus

"Real peace is more than the absence of war; it is an absence of the causes of war." - Peace Pilgrim

"The mere absence of war is not peace." - John F Kennedy

"Perfect happiness is the absence of striving for happiness." - Zhuangzi

"The soul cannot thrive in the absence of art." - Henry Moore

"All problems exist in the absence of a good conversation." - Thomas Leonard

"When money disappears, we soon understand the power of absence." - Mason Cooley

"Our world is endangered by the absence of good ideas" - Terence Mckenna

"Liberty does not exist in the absence of morality." - Edmund Burke

"Freedom is the total absence of concern about yourself." - Florinda Donner

"An absence of meaning opens a gap in time." - Michel De Certeau

"In the absence of a great dream, pettiness prevails." - Robert Fritz

"The absence of him is everywhere I look." - Stephenie Meyer

"Don't confuse good taste with the absence of taste." - William Bernbach

"Testing shows the presence, not the absence of bugs." - Edsger Dijkstra

"Love has no value in the absence of truth." - C. J. Anderson

"solitude is not absence of love, but its complement" - Paulo Coelho

"Grief takes many forms, including the absence of grief" - Alison Bechdel

"Absence of communication between necessarily linked parties ensures eventual conflict." - Eric Parslow

"I believe absence is a great element of charm." - Benjamin Disraeli

"All is wholesome in the absence of excess." - Moliere

"Coolness and absence of heat and haste indicate fine qualities." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The greatest joy in nature is the absence of man." - Bliss Carman

"Peace is not simply the absence of warfare." - Pope Paul Vi

"In the absence of observers, our universe is dead" - Andrei Linde

"The absence of doubt will turn humans into beasts." - Ursula Hegi

"In the absence of fear there is little faith." - Michael Palin

"Maybe the absence of signs is a sign." - John Cusack

"Hell is the absence of the people you long for." - Emily St. John Mandel

"It's impossible to defend oneself in the absence of goodwill" - Franz Kafka

"How acutely sometimes the presence or absence of people mattered" - Kristin Cashore

"Joy was more than just an absence of discomfort." - Brandon Sanderson

"In the absence of fear, there can be no courage." - Len Smith

"Solemnity and a complete absence of irony also mark kitsch." - Denis Dutton

"Health is not simply the absence of sickness." - Hannah Green

"Testing shows the presence, not the absence of bugs" - Edsger Dijkstra

"The absence of alternatives clears the mind marvelously." - Henry Kissinger

"Peace is not merely the absence of visible conflict." - Barack Obama

"The absence of hope can rot a society from within." - Barack Obama

"A facility for quotation covers the absence of original thought." - Dorothy L Sayers

"The color white is the absence of memory." - Stephen King

"Sin is absence of God. Nothing more, nothing less." - Simon Mawer

"Just the absence of loneliness. That's love enough." - John Rechy

"Happiness is the absence of the striving for happiness." - Zhuangzi

"The surest test of discipline is its absence." - Clara Barton

"But I still always felt the absence of a mother." - Marcel Carne

"The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw." - Havelock Ellis

"Belief in the absence of illusions is itself an illusion." - Barbara Grizzuti Harrison

"Peace must be more than the absence of war." - Helmut Kohl

"Luck implies an absolute absence of any principle." - Zhuangzi

"Rudeness luxuriates in the absence of self-respect." - Eric Hoffer

"God is absence. God is the solitude of man." - Jean-Paul Sartre

"God is absence. God is the solitude of man." - Jeanpaul Sartre

"Life has become the ideology of its own absence." - Theodor Adorno

"The absence of alternatives clears the mind marvelously." - Henry A Kissinger

"The greatest threat to freedom is the absence of criticism." - Wole Soyinka

"Meditation is humility - the absence of thought, doubt, and ego." - Frederick Lenz

"I began to measure things in absence instead of presence." - Marya Hornbacher

"Good nature will always supply the absence of beauty; but beauty cannot supply the absence of good nature." - Joseph Addison

"It is exceedingly difficult to maintain a sense of absence without turning that absence into some kind of presence" - Mark Epstein

"Just as darkness is sometimes defined as the absence of light, so age is defined as the absence of youth." - Betty Friedan

"The absence of words is the absence of intimacy. There are experiences that are starved for language." - Andrew Solomon

"God did not create evil. Just as darkness is the absence of light, evil is the absence of God." - Albert Einstein

"I never drew a picture of anything that was before me but always from fancy, a sure sign of the absence of artistic eyesight; and I illustrated my lack of real feeling for art by a very early speech: 'Mama,' said I, 'I have drawed a man. Shall I draw his soul now?" - Robert Louis Stevenson

"The genocide (in Rwanda) was a collective act. What made it possible, what made that final political crime possible, was the absence, the erasure, of seeing the other. Of knowing, of feeling, of being with the other. And when that's removed, then politics can become genocidal." - James Orbinski

"The genocide (in Rwanda) was a collective act. What made it possible, what made that final political crime possible, was the absence, the erasure, of seeing the other. Of knowing, of feeling, of being with the other. And when that's removed, then politics can become genocidal." - James Orbinski

"Toxicity is often released through the tear ducts as part of the body's natural genius at flushing itself out. Casual use of antidepressants is unwise for just this reason-feeling the full extent of your sadness is sometimes the only way to heal it. In the absence of the feeling, you miss out on the healing. The body does not make distinctions among physical, emotional, psychological, and spiritual stresses. It is equipped with the natural intelligence to address them all." - Marianne Williamson

"One thing I knew about the novelist's task: when in doubt, write; when empty, write; when afraid, write. Nothing is more impenetrable than the blank page. The blank page is the void, the absence of sense and feeling, the white light of literary death." - Philip Sington

"One thing I knew about the novelist's task: when in doubt, write; when empty, write; when afraid, write. Nothing is more impenetrable than the blank page. The blank page is the void, the absence of sense and feeling, the white light of literary death." - Philip Sington

"One thing I knew about the novelist's task: when in doubt, write; when empty, write; when afraid, write. Nothing is more impenetrable than the blank page. The blank page is the void, the absence of sense and feeling, the white light of literary death." - Philip Sington

"Coming back to your native land after an absence of many years is a surprisingly unsettling business, a little like waking from a long coma. Time, you discover, has wrought changes that leave you feeling mildly foolish and out of touch." - Bill Bryson

"In religious matters it is now fashionable to define tolerance as the absence of criticism of any standard religion. All too often, this absence of criticism degenerates into a conspicuous absence of thought." - Paul Blanshard

"Every painted image of something is also about the absence of the real thing. All painting is about the presence of absence." - John Berger

"Silence has a myriad of meanings. In the theater, silence is an absence of words, but never an absence of meaning." - Sanford Meisner



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