The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it's indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it's indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it's indifference.
The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything.
Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.
Throughout history, it has been the inaction of those who could have acted; the indifference of those who should have known better; the silence of the voice of justice when it mattered most; that has made it possible for evil to triumph.
The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that's the essence of inhumanity.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.
There is nothing harder than the softness of indifference.
A different world cannot be built by indifferent people.
There is nothing in the world so monstrously vast as our indifference.
All you'll get from strangers is surface pleasantry or indifference. Only someone who loves you will criticize you.
The death of democracy is not likely to be an assassination from ambush. It will be a slow extinction from apathy, indifference, and undernourishment.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference.
Affection can withstand very severe storms of vigor, but not a long polar frost of indifference.
To remain indifferent to the challenges we face is indefensible. If the goal is noble, whether or not it is realized within our lifetime is largely irrelevant. What we must do therefore is to strive and persevere and never give up.
The absolute yearning of one human body for another particular body and its indifference to substitutes is one of life's major mysteries.
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Because of indifference, one dies before one actually dies.
Indifference elicits no response. Indifference is not a response. Indifference is not a beginning; it is an end. And, therefore, indifference is always the friend of the enemy, for it benefits the aggressor - never his victim, whose pain is magnified when he or she feels forgotten.
Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which it cannot return.
I opened myself to the gentle indifference of the world.
I regard you with an indifference closely bordering on aversion.
The most destructive criticism is indifference.
Politeness is organized indifference.
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