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Martin Buber (Hebrew: מרטין בובר‎; February 8, 1878 – June 13, 1965) was an Austrian-born Jewish philosopher best known for his philosophy of dialogue, a form of religious existentialism centered on the distinction between the I-Thou relationship and the I-It relationship.

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When two people relate to each other authentically and humanly, God is the electricity that surges between them. -Martin Buber

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“Man wishes to be confirmed in his being by man, and wishes to have a presence in the being of the other…. Secretly and bashfully he watches for a YES which allows him to be and which can come to him only from one human person to another.” ― Martin Buber, I and Thou

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The world is not comprehensible, but it is embraceable: through the embracing of one of it's beings. Martin Buber quotes on

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I Adore this quote....and it is soooo true if you just open yourself to the possibilities. Travel Quote from Martin Buber

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Simple immediacy and togetherness is the most effective form of action. More powerful and more holy than all writing is the presence of a man who is simply and directly there. - Martin Buber

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