I have a very strong feeling that the opposite of love is not hate — it’s apathy. It’s not giving a damn.
American Expert on Love Lecturer Author
Mourn not the dead that in the cool earth lie, but rather mourn the apathetic, throng the coward and the meek who see the world’s great anguish and its wrong, and dare not speak.
Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on.
The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it.
1879-1955 German-born American Physicist
Most human beings have an infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
1894-1963 British Author
We may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all — the apathy of human beings.
1880-1968 American Blind/Deaf Author Lecturer Amorist
I don’t know, I don’t care, and it doesn’t make any difference!
1922-1969 American Author
If moderation is a fault, then indifference is a crime.
Lichtenberg, Georg C.
1742-1799 German Physicist Satirist
You see few people here in America who really care very much about living a Christian life in a democratic world.
Luce, Clare Boothe
1903-1987 American Diplomat Writer
There is nothing harder than the softness of indifference.
I shall stay the way I am because I do not give a damn.
1893-1967 American Humorous Writer
The great menace to the life of an industry is industrial self-complacency.
1891-1971 Belarus-born American Entrepreneur
The difference between our decadence and the Russians is that while theirs is brutal, ours is apathetic.
1894-1961 American Humorist Illustrator
Things have dropped from me. I have outlived certain desires; I have lost friends, some by death… others through sheer inability to cross the street.
1882-1941 British Novelist Essayist