empathy in a quote

"I have so much empathy for these young actors that are 19 and all of a sudden they're beautiful and famous and rich. I'm like, 'Oh my God, I'd be dead.'"

"Normal people have an incredible lack of empathy. They have good emotional empathy, but they don't have much empathy for the autistic kid who is screaming at the baseball game because he can't stand the sensory overload. Or the autistic kid having a meltdown in the school cafeteria because there's too much stimulation."

"The struggle of my life created empathy - I could relate to pain, being abandoned, having people not love me."

"Learning a foreign language, and the culture that goes with it, is one of the most useful things we can do to broaden the empathy and imaginative sympathy and cultural outlook of children."

"The struggle of my life created empathy - I could relate to pain, being abandoned, having people not love me."

"Republicans rarely criticize Obama for lack of empathy - in part because liberals have traditionally been seen as standing up for the weak and the vulnerable. Conservatives can be just as empathetic. But they believe that, in most cases, it's not government's role to be the primary dispenser of empathy."

"When you start to develop your powers of empathy and imagination, the whole world opens up to you."

"Having played many roles of scientific intellect I do have an empathy for that world. It's been hard on me because flying the Enterprise for seven years in Star Trek and sitting in Cerebro in X-men has led people to believe that I know what I'm talking about. But I'm still trying to work out how to operate the air conditioning unit on my car."

"Like many people, most Libertarians feel empathy and sympathy for less fortunate people. But they know you can't have perfection in a world of limited resources."

"You have to have sympathy for and an empathy with a character in order to play them."

Related Sources

  • Definition for "empathy"
    • Identification with and knowledge of another's situation, emotions,…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "empathy"
    • The term empathy first appeared in…
    • View More
  • Phrases for "empathy"
  • Hypernym for "empathy"
  • Same Context for "empathy"
  • Urban Dictionary for "empathy"
    • The ability to recognize, understand, value…
    • View More
32 votes