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The supreme satisfaction is to be able to despise one's neighbor and this fact goes far to account for religious intolerance. It is evidently consoling to reflect that the people next door are headed for hell.

Author: Aleister Crowley (1875-1947)

Profession: British Occultist

In great cities men are brought together by the desire of gain. They are not in a state of co-operation, but of isolation, as to the making of fortunes; and for all the rest they are careless of neighbors. Christianity teaches us to love our neighbor as ourselves; modern society acknowledges no neighbor.

Author: Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

They who are all things to their neighbors cease to be anything to themselves.

Author: Norman Douglas (1868-1952)

Profession: British Author

To keep the Golden Rule we must put ourselves in other people's places, but to do that consists in and depends upon picturing ourselves in their places.

Author: Harry Emerson Fosdick (1878-1969)

Profession: American Minister

Don't throw stones at your neighbors , if your own windows are glass.

Author: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Profession: American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat

Love thy neighbor -- but don't pull down your hedge.

Author: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Profession: American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat

Good fences make good neighbors.

Author: Robert Frost (1875-1963)

Profession: American Poet

A bad neighbor is a misfortune, as much as a good one is a great blessing.

Author: Hesiod

Profession: Greek Poet

It is easier to love humanity as a whole than to love one's neighbor.

Author: Eric Hoffer (1902-1983)

Profession: American Author, Philosopher

It is your business when the wall next door catches fire.

Author: Horace

Profession: Italian Poet

Your own safety is at stake when your neighbor's house is in flames.

Author: Horace

Profession: Italian Poet

Your neighbor is the man who needs you.

Author: Elbert Hubbard (1859-1915)

Profession: American Author, Publisher

The impersonal hand of government can never replace the helping hand of a neighbor.

Author: Hubert H. Humphrey (1911-1978)

Profession: American Democratic Politician, Vice President

As man draws nearer to the stars, why should he not also draw nearer to his neighbor?

Author: Lyndon B. Johnson (1908-1973)

Profession: Thirty-sixth President of the USA

Nothing makes you more tolerant of a neighbor's noisy party than being there.

Author: Franklin P. Jones