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Read through the most famous quotes by topic #indifference

Overpowered by the sadness of not knowing what there is in the world, and what I'm doing. Feeling completely indifferent to good and evil too, to beauty or anything else. I know that this is the root of all human troubles, all of them. Indifferent to that knowledge, too. Nothing got written.

Jack Kerouac


Christians have no business thinking that the good life consists mainly in not doing bad things. We have no business thinking that to do evil in this world you have to be a Bengal tiger, when, in fact, it is enough to be a tame tabby—a nice person but not a good one. In short, Pentecost makes it clear that nothing is so fatal to Christianity as indifference.

William Sloane Coffin Jr.


It may well be that we will have to repent in this generation. Not merely for the vitriolic words and the violent actions of the bad people, but for the appalling silence and indifference of the good people who sit around and say, "Wait on time.

Martin Luther King Jr.

#change #generations #good-people #indifference #repentance

Desire is half of life, indifference is half of death.

Kahlil Gibran

#desire #indifference #life #death

Ice is for death and endings.

Guy Gavriel Kay

#disrespect #indifference #death

Killing myself was a matter of such indifference to me that I felt like waiting for a moment when it would make some difference.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

#suicide #dreams

Participate in your life, don't just bear witness to the rain washing you away.

Thomm Quackenbush

#indifference #life #participate #dreams

That's the hardest thing of all--never to become cynical, never to lose faith, never to become indifferent.

Sergei Lukyanenko

#difficult #faith #hard #indifference #faith

The West's post-Holocaust pledge that genocide would never again be tolerated proved to be hollow, and for all the fine sentiments inspired by the memory of Auschwitz, the problem remains that denouncing evil is a far cry from doing good.

Philip Gourevitch

#apathy #auschewitz #evil #genocide #good

...the restaurant itself is weird especially because of a big raunch mad thicklipped sloppy young Fillipino woman sitting alone at the end of the restaurant gobbling up her food obscenely and looking at us insolently as tho to say "Fuck you, I eat the way I like splashing gravy everywhere (p. 156)

Jack Kerouac

#eating #indecency #indifference #food

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