Indifference is a militant thing… when it goes away it leaves smoking ruins, where lie citizens bayonetted through the throat. It is not a children’s pastime like mere highway robbery.
Lack of something to feel important about is almost the greatest tragedy a man can have.
The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in time of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality.
The accomplice to the crime of corruption is frequently our own indifference.
What makes life dreary is want of motive.
Not to him who is offensive to us are we most unfair, but to him who doth not concern us at all.
It is not opposition but indifference which separates men.
Where there is no difference, there is only indifference.
I want to make people feel intensely alive. I’d rather have them against me than indifferent.
The only menace is inertia.