„Borders I have never seen one. But I have heard they exist in the minds of some people.“

Última atualização 8 de Março de 2021. História
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„I have never seen faces, but because I have looked people in the eye, only their gazes.“

—  Arnold Schoenberg Austrian-American composer 1874 - 1951

As quoted in "The Red Gaze"' in Expressionism (2004) by Norbert Wolf, p. 92
Undated

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„I wonder how many people I have looked at all my life and never really seen.“

—  John Steinbeck, livro East of Eden

Variante: I wonder how many people I've looked at all my life and never seen.
Fonte: East of Eden

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„Translation: I do not have the power - besides no one has the power in Germany - to control how many people will cross the border to Germany.“

—  Angela Merkel Chancellor of Germany 1954

Es liegt nicht in meiner Macht – und nicht in der Macht irgendeines Menschen in Deutschland – zu bestimmen, wie viele Menschen hierher kommen.
Merkel interviewed by Anne Will (German talk show) on October 7, 2015, "Angela Merkel: There will be no stop of receiving (refugees)" https://www.tagesspiegel.de/politik/fluechtlingspolitik-angela-merkel-den-aufnahmestopp-gibt-es-nicht/12422322.html,, October 10, 2015.
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„I have fought against the people of the North because I believed they were seeking to wrest from the South its dearest rights. But I have never cherished toward them bitter or vindictive feelings, and have never seen the day when I did not pray for them.“

—  Robert E. Lee Confederate general in the Civil War 1807 - 1870

As quoted in The American Soul: An Appreciation of the Four Greatest Americans and their Lessons for Present Americans (1920) by Charles Sherwood Farriss, p. 63

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„I have a deep fear of hurting people…I don’t want to be seen as this kind of person. I don’t want my work to be seen as this type of work.“

—  Damon Young (writer) American writer and editor 1979

On the backlash he faced after writing a controversial article about sexual harassment in “White People Often Don’t See Damon Young. That’s About to Change.” https://www.motherjones.com/media/2019/03/white-people-often-dont-see-damon-young-thats-about-to-change/ in Mother Jones (March/April 2019)

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„I have seen it before. Little people have to hate, have to blame someone for their own inadequacies.“

—  Glen Cook, livro Shadows Linger

Fonte: Shadows Linger (1984), Chapter 33, “Juniper: The Encounter” (p. 370)

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„I never understood why some people seemed to have fun causing pain to someone smaller.“

—  Gottfried Helnwein Austrian photographer and painter 1948

Interview by Brendan Maher http://www.gottfried-helnwein-interview.com/index.html, Start, Ireland, November 24, 2004
Contexto: When I started to paint, I painted children because I just felt that I wanted to take their side. What always upset me was how children are getting abused simply because they are physically weaker and not capable of defending themselves – how they get raped, enslaved and killed. I never understood why some people seemed to have fun causing pain to someone smaller.

„You know, bad people, I've never seen bad people have angels. That's interesting you should ask that, because I've never seen angels around bad people.“

—  Sylvia Browne American author 1936 - 2013

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„They are a pretty amazing bunch… some people have been here for 18 hours, which is… unbelievable! I don't think I would ever wait 18 hours on something, not even an organ, that I needed. I don't think I would wait that long, I would be like, oh fine, never mind…“

—  Daniel Radcliffe English actor 1989

Talking about the fans, on the red carpet of the premiere of Harry Potter and the Halfblood Prince "Interviewing Daniel Radcliffe" http://video.msn.com/video.aspx?mkt=nl-NL&vid=d4e31f2f-c0e1-486a-b69d-c25fa9bcc7f7

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