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