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"Even worse than seeing women's privacy violated on social media is reading the accompanying comments that show such a lack of empathy." - Emma Watson

"I think now with fundamentalists, people who treat belief with a total lack of humor or empathy for any other viewpoint than their own - they, to me, are the enemy. And those people are born out of desperate extremes." - Benedict Cumberbatch

"I've made my life's work spotting assholes. And you know, I think it's harder now than ever before because there's so many socially acceptable ways to exhibit a pathological lack of empathy." - Merrill Markoe

"empathy, the least comfortable of human emotions." - Frances Gray Patton

"The outward expression of empathy is courtesy." - Stewart Butterfield

"You don't need religion to have morals. If you can't decide right from wrong then you lack empathy, not religion." - Kane

"Every single human civilization has failed over time, and my belief is that it's due to a lack of rational empathy, of understanding that if you don't have equality in your society, the conflicts you breed (whether internally or externally) will eventually cause its collapse." - Chris Kluwe

"I believe that lack of empathy is behind many problems, and I believe that it's disrupting our society. In Great Britain, there is a steady decline in the willingness to be truly generous, and by that I don't mean monetary generosity, but friendship and sympathy for others." - J K Rowling

"Political correctness is anti-empathetic because it has correctness in it. We all have biases, we all have prejudices and if we cant talk about them openly - if we get attacked for it then this is an anti-empathetic movement and therefore it cannot complain about a lack of empathy." - Stefan Molyneux

"Lack of prayer is the cause of lack of time." - Peter Kreeft

"Lack of forgiveness of others breeds lack of self-forgiveness." - Albert Ellis

"Lack of time is actually lack of priorities." - Tim Ferriss

"Mr. Complete Lack of Sympathy" - Karen Chance

"What Newcastle lack is a lack of pace" - Charlie Nicholas

"APD is primarily defined as a lack of empathy,' I said. I'd looked it up too, a few months ago. Empathy is what allows people to interpret emotion, the same way ears interpret sounds; without it you become emotionally deaf. 'It means I don't connect emotionally with other people. I wondered if he was going to pick that one.' 'How do you even know that?' she said. 'You're fifteen years old, for goodness' sake. You should be ... I don't know, chasing girls or playing video games.' 'You're telling a sociopath to chase girls?" - Dan Wells

"When you are born without the ordinary feelings and emotions shared by most other human beings, life looks different to you. It seems at times like a movie you're walking through, more a spectator than a participant. There is above all a lack of empathy with most of mankind, a sense of detachment. But with detachment comes perspective. The less you care, the more you know, and the more you know the less you care." - Boyd Rice

"Two parts of empathy: Skill (tip of iceberg) and Attitude (mass of the iceberg)." - Anonymous

"Love . . . [is] a lack of personal selfishness." - Theodore M. Burton

"A lack of doxology leads to depravity." - Ann Voskamp

"Lack of desire is the greatest riches." - Seneca the Younger

"Lack of compliance is hindering the investigation." - Charlie Melancon

"Lack of knowledge - that is the problem." - W Edwards Deming

"There is no lack of opportunity." - Wallace D. Wattles

"Cunning proceeds from lack of capacity." - Benjamin Franklin

"The lack of work destroys people." - Katharine Hepburn

"Pressure comes from a lack of preparation" - Colin Kaepernick

"Poverty is the lack of light." - Lucero Isaac

"Underdevelopment is a lack of maintenance." - Lucero Isaac

"If I were God, I'd work on the reach of empathy." - Frans De Waal

"Staying with empathy we allow speakers to touch deeper levels of themselves." - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"Be a shining role model of the best qualities humane eating embodies: caring, compassion, and empathy." - Michael Greger

"Empathy is' just listening, it's asking the questions whose answers need to be listened to. Empathy requires inquiry as much as imagination. Empathy requires knowing you know nothing. Empathy means acknowledging a horizon of context that extends perpetually beyond what you can see." - Leslie Jamison

"Loneliness is not lack of company, loneliness is lack of purpose." - Guillermo Maldonado

"The world shall perish not for lack of wonders, but for lack of wonder" - John B S Haldane

"It is a lack of commitment, not a lack of talent, that damns you to mediocrity." - Roy H Williams

"More men fail though lack of purpose than lack of talent." - Billy Sunday

"Empathy before education." - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"Lack of ornamentation is a sign of spiritual strength." - Adolf Loos

"One great cause of failure is lack of concentration." - Bruce Lee

"To experience visually, and to transform our visual experience into plastic terms, requires the faculty of empathy." - Hans Hofmann

"When your own life is threatened, your sense of empathy is blunted by a terrible, selfish hunger for survival." - Yann Martel

"Looking at various means of developing compassion, I think empathy is an important factor: the ability to appreciate others' suffering." - Dalai Lama

"The Curious Incident brims with imagination, empathy, and vision - plus it's a lot of fun to read." - Myla Goldberg

"The art of integrating the ego and the impulse for empathy in a dynamic call and response." - Mary Gaitskill

"I think it's easy to mistake understanding for empathy - we want empathy so badly. Maybe learning to make that distinction is part of growing up. It's hard and ugly to know somebody can understand you without even liking you." - Thomas Harris

"The lack of understanding of something is not evidence for God. It's evidence of a lack of understanding." - Lawrence M Krauss

"Reality is an illusion created by a lack of alcohol." - N. F. Simpson

"Bullying exists because of a lack adult intervention." - Stuart Green

"Gossip is only the lack of a worthy memory." - Elbert Hubbard

"Sleep is just a symptom of caffeine lack" - Herman Friele

"Failure is not about insecurity. It's about lack of execution." - Jeffrey Gitomer

"You lack the season of all natures, sleep." - William Shakespeare

"I believe in strength over lack of weakness." - Ben Horowitz

"Vimes's lack of interest in other people's children was limitless." - Terry Pratchett

"Ask me about my complete lack of interest. (T-shirt)" - Darynda Jones

"What looks like resistance is often a lack of clarity." - Chip Heath

"Religious conservatives still lack a theology of direct political action." - Ralph E. Reed, Jr.

"Money isn't everything, but lack of money isn't anything." - Franklin P. Adams

"Reality is the cage of those who lack imagination." - John B S Haldane

"Never make decisions from a place of lack." - Arianna Huffington

"Lack of education turns soldiers into killing machines." - Jacque Fresco

"We're all confounded by a lack of time." - Lou Dobbs

"Asking doesn't mean you lack wisdom - it's evidence of wisdom." - Andy Stanley

"Excuses are your lack of faith in your own power." - Robert Anthony

"Nothing shows lack of conscience better than bold-faced lying." - Bob Altemeyer

"Freedom is not the same as lack of accountability." - Kevin Powers

"Darkness, true darkness, is something more than lack of light." - Kami Garcia

"Power corrupts, but lack of power corrupts absolutely." - Adlai Stevenson

"Overacting is a self-indulgence, while underacting comes either through a lack of talent or a lack of courage." - Gregory Peck

"Fear is the result of a lack of confidence. A lack of confidence is the result of not knowing what you can do. A lack of knowing what you can do is caused by a lack of experience. A lack of experience is caused by a lack of doing something new." - Dale Carnegie

"When you need empathy, you cannot give empathy." - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"Humankind seems to have an enormous capacity for savagery, for brutality, for lack of empathy, for lack of compassion." - Annie Lennox

"We know the speaker has received adequate empathy when a. we sense a release of tension, or b. the flow of words comes to a halt." - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"Build bridges of insight through empathy, see the world through the eyes of others, understand the world through their experiences, and feel the world through their emotions." - Tim Brown

"Lack of self-worth is the fundamental source of all emotional pain. A feeling of insecurity, unworthiness and lack of valueis the core experience of powerlessness." - Gary Zukav

"Why wouldn't I help? What good reason do I have as a human being with power and a sense of empathy and morality, why wouldn't I do something?" - John Legend

"Leadership is about empathy. It is about having the ability to relate to and connect with people for the purpose of inspiring and empowering their lives." - Oprah Winfrey

"Playwriting is all about empathy, getting inside the head of someone who is not you, to think like they think without judging them." - Donald Margulies

"If your moon sign is in Leo, you have a lot of empathy for Leos. You empathize with their approach and their aims and their aura." - Ian Svenonius

"Filmmaking is challenging for men and women. In both cases, it is incredibly difficult. And gender is neither a guarantee of greater sensitivity, capacity for empathy or aperture." - Claudia Llosa

"Relational trust is built on movements of the human heart such as empathy, commitment, compassion, patience, and the capacity to forgive." - Parker J. Palmer

"Listening is understanding. The skill of empathy is a must to be able to listen...One can listen better if one sees the whole." - Bill Drayton

"Empathy makes you more aware of other people's suffering, but it's not clear it actually motivates you to take moral action or prevents you from taking immoral action." - David Brooks

"In the midst of a burning-hot shaming, calling for patience and context and understanding and empathy can really land you in trouble." - Jon Ronson

"I coach to help boys become men of empathy and integrity who will lead, be responsible, and change the world for good." - Joe Ehrmann

"Understandably, no peace can sustained when people continue to suffer from hunger, lack of jobs, lack of basic public services - and most of all - lack of opportunity or hope." - Mikhail Saakashvili

"A lack of money is never, ever, ever a problem. A lack of money is merely a symptom of what is going on underneath." - T Harv Eker

"The reason many people fail is not for lack of vision but for lack of resolve and resolve is born out of counting the cost." - Robert H. Goddard

"Vanity is the fear of appearing original: it is thus a lack of pride, but not necessarily a lack of originality." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The average golfer's problem is not so much the lack of ability as it is lack of knowledge about what he should be doing" - Ben Hogan

"Our problem is not the lack of knowing; it is the lack of doing. Most people know far more than they think they do" - Mark Hatfield

"We want more knowledge about our animals and less sentiment. Far more cruelty is caused in this country by lack of knowledge than by lack of heart." - Muriel Wace

"When I am tempted to complain about God's lack of presence, I remind myself that God has much more reason to complain about my lack of presence." - Philip Yancey

"The lack of power to take joy in outdoor nature is as real a misfortune as the lack of power to take joy in books" - Theodore Roosevelt

"What is really disappointing about this president is not just lack of leadership, but his tendency to always place the blame for his lack of leadership somewhere else" - Carly Fiorina

"I believe in discipline. You can forgive incompetence. You can forgive lack of ability. But one thing you cannot ever forgive is lack of discipline." - Forrest Gregg

"The lack of education and lack of skills don't hurt the unemployed, they hurt America and American business, making us less competitive in the global market." - Robert Stempel

"I don't want to go on much longer, really. I think that would suggest a lack of imagination. A certain lack of dignity also." - Steven Morrissey

"It's not the lack of ability or opportunity that holds you back; it is only a lack of confidence in yourself." - Richard Monckton Milnes, 1st Baron Houghton

"Lack of loyalty is one of the major causes of failure in every walk of life" - Napoleon Hill

"One wants to be loved, in lack thereof admired, in lack thereof feared, in lack thereof loathed and despised. One wants to instill some sort of emotion in people. The soul trembles before emptiness and desires contact at any price." - Hjalmar Söderberg

"I am truly passionate and concerned about the lack of empathy that people show towards one another." - David Cross

"There's no emotion more revolutionary than empathy." - Gloria Steinem

"Empathy fuels connection; sympathy drives disconnection." - Brene Brown

"Without exception, empathy is always appropriate." - Stephen Covey

"Empathy is the antidote to shame," - Brene Brown

"Fear is for the old. Lack of it is one of the joys of youth." - Helen Van Slyke

"A complete lack of caution is perhaps one of the true signs of a real gourmet ..." - M F K Fisher

"Marxian exploitation is the exploitation of people's lack of understanding of economics." - Robert Nozick

"Our sense of what is valuable will hence be radically distorted if we must perpetually condemn as tedious everything we lack, simply because we lack it." - Alain De Botton

"Vulnerability is the birthplace of love, belonging, joy, courage, empathy, and creativity. It is the source of hope, empathy, accountability, and authenticity. If we want greater clarity in our purpose or deeper and more meaningful spiritual lives, vulnerability is the path." - Brene Brown

"Our lack of compassion stems from our inability to see deeply into the nature of things." - Surya Das

"The lack of wealth is easily repaired but the poverty of the soul is irreplaceable." - Michel De Montaigne

"I know of no wars started by anyone to impose lack of religion on someone else." - Simon Hoggart

"For lack of attention a thousand forms of loveliness elude us every day." - Evelyn Underhill

"A lack of the historical sense is the hereditary fault of all philosophers." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Lack of forgiveness causes almost all of our self-sabotaging behavior." - Mark Victor Hansen

"The primary cause of unhappiness in the world today is... lack of faith." - Carl Jung

"A lack of patience in trifling matters might lead to the disruption of great project." - Confucius

"Commitment doesn't guarantee success, but lack of commitment guarantees you'll fall far short of your potential." - Denis Waitley

"You know, some people take peace of mind and confuse it with lack of passion." - Rob Van Dam

"fully half of Household miseries arise from a lack of order." - Julia McNair Wright

"If we are proud of our talents we betray our lack of gratitude to God." - John Calvin

"Maybe science is just magic with delusions of lack of grandeur." - Peter David

"This is deathless: the liberation of the mind through lack of clinging." - Gautama Buddha

"We miss the real by lack of attention, and create the unreal by excess of imagination." - Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

"The beginning of men's rebellion against God was, and is, the lack of a thankful heart." - Francis Schaeffer

"Ignorance is not lack of intelligence, nor knowledge a proof of genius." - Luc De Clapiers

"If we don't have a sense of humor, we lack a sense of perspective" - Wayne Thiebaud

"Gratitude leads to happiness. Conversely, lack of gratitude is the curse of the unhappy." - Konosuke Matsushita

"We are usually undone by our lack of understanding of ourselves." - Julian Fellowes

"We seldom speak of what we have but often of what we lack." - Arthur Schopenhauer

"They thought I suffered from lack of exterior, when I suffered from excess of interior" - Romain Gary

"Lack of activity destroys the good condition of every human being" - Plato

"There is no shortage of wonderful writers. What we lack is a dependable mass of readers." - Kurt Vonnegut

"Lack of Confidence, low Self-Esteem, and depleted Mojo are symptoms of inadequate Strength Training." - Steve Ilg

"Women are wired to do more and different things because of their lack of ego" - Nicolle Wallace

"Courage is not the lack of fear. It is acting in spite of it." - Mark Twain

"The sweetness of victory is undermined only by its lack of nutritional content." - Michael Wakcher

"A human being without the proper empathy or feeling is the same as an android built so as to lack it, either by design or mistake. We mean, basically, someone who does not care about the fate which his fellow living creatures fall victim to; he stands detached, a spectator, acting out by his indifference John Donne's theorem that "No man is an island," but giving that theorem a twist: that which is a mental and a moral island is not a man." - Philip K Dick

"I think empathy is a guy who punches you in the face at a bus station, and you're somehow able to look at that him and know enough about what situation he was in to know that he had to do that and not to hit back. That's empathy, and nothing ever happens in writing that has that kind of moral heroism about it." - John Jeremiah Sullivan

"There is no greater sickness in the world today than the lack of love." - Mother Teresa

"It is not love, but lack of love which is blind...." - Glenway Wescott

"There is no fatigue so wearisome as that which comes from lack of work." - Charles Spurgeon

"Often it is just lack of imagination that keeps a man from suffering very much." - Marcel Proust

"The only thing wrong with Christianity is the lack of suffering." - Winston Churchill

"Success depends upon staying power. The reason for failure in most cases is lack of perseverance." - J.R. Miller

"Reality is an illusion that occurs due to the lack of alcohol." - W C Fields

"The recurring theme which predisposes people to depression is rejection and lack of self-esteem." - Richard Winters

"Faith without works is not faith at all, but a simple lack of obedience to God." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer



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