albert schweitzer Quotes

Be faithful to your love and you mill be recompensed beyond measure.
— Albert Schweitzer
The highest proof of the spirit is love. Love the eternal thing which can already on earth possess as it really is.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Love is the only thing that increases twofold every time it is shared.
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— Albert Schweitzer
The only thing of importance, when we depart, will be the traces of love we have left behind.
— Albert Schweitzer
If you love something so much let it go. If it comes back it was meant to be; if it doesn't it never was.
— Albert Schweitzer
Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.
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— Albert Schweitzer
The highest knowledge is to know that we are surrounded by mystery.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Constant kindness can accomplish much.
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— Albert Schweitzer
For us the great men are not those who solved the problems, but those who discovered them.
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— Albert Schweitzer
A good example has twice the value of good advice.
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— Albert Schweitzer
In resigning ourselves to our fate without a struggle, we are guilty of inhumanity.
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— Albert Schweitzer
We cannot abdicate our conscience to an organization, nor to a government.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Preservation of life is the only true joy.
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— Albert Schweitzer
There is no higher religion than human service.
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— Albert Schweitzer
It is the fate of every truth to be an object of ridicule when it is first acclaimed.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Joy, sorrow, tears, lamentation, laughter- to all these music gives voice.
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— Albert Schweitzer
I too had thoughts once of being an intellectual, but I found it too difficult.
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— Albert Schweitzer
If you truly desire happiness, seek and learn how to serve.
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— Albert Schweitzer
We cannot possibly let ourselves get frozen into regarding everyone we do not know as an absolute stranger.
— Albert Schweitzer
As soon as man does not take his existence for granted, but beholds it as something unfathomably mysterious, thought begins.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Ethics is the activity of man directed to secure the inner perfection of his own personality.
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— Albert Schweitzer
The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense of solidarity with other human beings.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Humanitarianism consists in never sacrificing a human being to a purpose.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Truth has no special time of its own. Its hour is now- always.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Ethics is nothing else than reverence for life.
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— Albert Schweitzer
By respect for life we become religious in a way that is elementary, profound and alive.
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— Albert Schweitzer
We need a boundless ethics which will include animals also.
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— Albert Schweitzer
We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Search and see if there is not some place where you may invest your humanity.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Sincerity is the foundation of the spiritual life.
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— Albert Schweitzer
The only way out of today's misery is for people to become worthy of each other's trust.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Happiness is the only thing that multiplies when you share it.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Don't let your hearts grow numb. Stay alert. It is your soul which matters.
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— Albert Schweitzer
The result of the voyage does not depend on the speed of the ship, but on whether or not it keeps a true course.
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— Albert Schweitzer
He who does not reflect his life back to God in gratitude does not know himself.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Every person I have known who has been truly happy has learned how to serve others.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Those who have learnt by experience what physical pain and bodily anguish mean, belong together all the world over; they are united by a secret bond.
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— Albert Schweitzer
Animal protection is education to the humanity.
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— Albert Schweitzer
The destiny of man is to be more and more human.
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— Albert Schweitzer
We are all so much together, but we are all dying of loneliness.
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— Albert Schweitzer
albert schweitzer
Birth    : January 14, 1875
Death  : September 4, 1965
Occupation  : Theologian