„With a little effort, we can help fat people help themselves. But first we have to make sure that "fat acceptance", perhaps the most alarming and irresponsible idea to come out of leftist victimhood and grievancean politics, is given the heart attack it deserves.“

Science Proves It: Fat-Shaming Works http://www.breitbart.com/milo/2016/07/05/fat-shaming-is-good-science/, Breitbart (5 July 2016)
2016

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Joel Fuhrman fénykép
Stephen King fénykép
Prem Rawat fénykép
Matka Tereza fénykép
Brené Brown fénykép
Thomas Aquinas fénykép

„We can open our hearts to God, but only with Divine help.“

—  Thomas Aquinas Italian Dominican scholastic philosopher of the Roman Catholic Church 1225 - 1274

Quaestiones de veritate disputatae q 24, art. 15, ad 2

Philip K. Dick fénykép
Ralph Waldo Emerson fénykép

„One of the most beautiful compensations in life is that no person can help another without helping themselves“

—  Ralph Waldo Emerson American philosopher, essayist, and poet 1803 - 1882

Változat: It is one of the beautiful compensations of life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.

Albert Camus fénykép

„Perhaps we cannot prevent this world from being a world in which children are tortured. But we can reduce the number of tortured children. And if you don’t help us, who else in the world can help us do this?“

—  Albert Camus French author and journalist 1913 - 1960

Said at the Dominican Monastery of Latour-Maubourg (1948); reported in Resistance, Rebellion and Death (translation by Justin O'Brien, 1961), p. 73

Arnold Toynbee fénykép

„The Radical creed, as I understand it, is this: We have not abandoned our old belief in liberty, justice, and Self-help, but we say that under certain conditions the people cannot help themselves, and that then they should be helped by the State representing directly the whole people.“

—  Arnold Toynbee British economic historian 1852 - 1883

Forrás: Lectures on The Industrial Revolution in England (1884), p. 219. "Are Radicals Socialists?",
Kontextus: The Radical creed, as I understand it, is this: We have not abandoned our old belief in liberty, justice, and Self-help, but we say that under certain conditions the people cannot help themselves, and that then they should be helped by the State representing directly the whole people. In giving this State help, we make three conditions: first, the matter must be one of primary social importance; next, it must be proved to be practicable; thirdly, the State interference must not diminish self-reliance. Even if the chance should arise of removing a great social evil, nothing must be done to weaken those habits of individual self-reliance and voluntary association which have built up the greatness of the English people. But — to take an example of the State doing for a section of the people what they could not do for themselves — I am not aware that the Merchant Shipping Act has diminished the self-reliance of the British sailor. We differ from Tory Socialism in so far as we are in favour, not of paternal, but of fraternal government, and we differ from Continental Socialism because we accept the principle of private property, and repudiate confiscation and violence. With Mazzini, we say the worst feature in Continental Socialism is its materialism. It is this indeed which utterly separates English Radical Socialists from Continental Socialists — our abhorrence and detestation of their materialistic ideal. To a reluctant admission of the necessity for State action, we join a burning belief in duty, and a deep spiritual ideal of life. And we have more than an abstract belief in duty, we do not hesitate to unite the advocacy of social reform with an appeal to the various classes who compose society to perform those duties without which all social reform must be merely delusive.
To the capitalists we appeal to use their wealth, as many of their order already do, as a great national trust, and not for selfish purposes alone. We exhort them to aid in the completion of the work they have well begun, and, having admitted the workmen to political independence, not to shrink from accepting laws and carrying out plans of social reform directed to secure his material independence.
To the workman we appeal by the memory and traditions of his own sufferings and wrongs to be vigilant to avoid the great guilt of inflicting upon his fellow-citizens the injustice from which he has himself escaped.

Terry Eagleton fénykép
Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark fénykép

„Often it is the case that it takes ‘just a little’ to help and support people, so they can help themselves. I have met adults and children, men and women, whose living conditions are difficult for us to imagine, but every time I come away inspired by their strength and will to improve their lives and provide a better life for their children.“

—  Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark Crown Princess of Denmark 1972

Speech at the opening of Danida’s 50th anniversary exhibition in Bella Center; quoted on royal website http://kongehuset.dk/Menu/materiale/taler/speech-by-hrh-the-crown-princess-at-the-launch-of-danidas-50th-anniversary-exhibition-in (16 March 2012)

Trinny Woodall fénykép
Jomo Kenyatta fénykép

„We are sick today for lack of simple ideas which can help us be what we want to be.“

—  Lancelot Law Whyte Scottish industrial engineer 1896 - 1972

The Universe of Experience: A Worldview Beyond Science and Religion (1974)

Calvin Coolidge fénykép
Charles Bukowski fénykép
Tony Benn fénykép

„If we can find the money to kill people, we can find the money to help people.“

—  Tony Benn British Labour Party politician 1925 - 2014

Interview with Michael Moore in the movie Sicko (2007).
2000s

Mignon McLaughlin fénykép

„Forget about calories - everything makes thin people thinner, and fat people fatter.“

—  Mignon McLaughlin American journalist 1913 - 1983

The Complete Neurotic's Notebook (1981), Unclassified

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