"For, to be a stranger is naturally a very positive relation it is a specific form of interaction."
"The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge."Georg Simmel on Albert Einstein
"I do believe we're all connected. I do believe in positive energy. I do believe in the power of prayer. I do believe in putting good out into the world. And I believe in taking care of each other."Georg Simmel on Harvey Fierstein
"Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results."Georg Simmel on Willie Nelson
"Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will."Georg Simmel on Zig Ziglar
"If you're not making mistakes, then you're not doing anything. I'm positive that a doer makes mistakes."Georg Simmel on John Wooden
"In the latter case life rests upon a thousand presuppositions which the individual can never trace back to their origins, and verify but which he must accept upon faith and belief."
"Every relationship between two individuals or two groups will be characterized by the ratio of secrecy that is involved in it."
"Every relationship between persons causes a picture of each to take form in the mind of the other, and this picture evidently is in reciprocal relationship with that personal relationship."
"Discretion is nothing other than the sense of justice with respect to the sphere of the intimate contents of life."