Humankind Quotes

79 Humankind quotes:

"We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims."
"Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect."
Author: Seattle Quotes Category: Humankind Quotes Canadian Businessman Quotes
"The proper study of mankind is woman."
Author: Adams Quotes Category: Humankind Quotes
"To the eyes of a god, mankind must appear as a species of bacteria which multiply and become progressively virulent whenever they find themselves in a congenial culture, and whose activity diminishes until they disappear completely as soon as proper measures are taken to sterilize them."
"There are realities we all share, regardless of our nationality, language, or individual tastes. As we need food, so do we need emotional nourishment: love, kindness, appreciation, and support from others. We need to understand our environment and our relationship to it. We need to fulfill certain inner hungers: the need for happiness, for peace of mind for wisdom."
"represent the worst of humankind."
Author: Bush Quotes Category: Humankind Quotes
"The real man is one who always finds excuses for others, but never excuses himself."
Author: Beecher Quotes Category: Humankind Quotes
"Man... knows only when he is satisfied and when he suffers, and only his sufferings and his satisfactions instruct him concerning himself, teach him what to seek and what to avoid. For the rest, man is a confused creature; he knows not whence he comes or whither he goes, he knows little of the world, and above all, he knows little of himself."
Author: Goethe Quotes Category: Humankind Quotes
"Man is not only a contributory creature, but a total creature; he does not only make one, but he is all; he is not a piece of the world, but the world itself; and next to the glory of God, the reason why there is a world."
Author: Donne Quotes Category: Humankind Quotes
"Consider your breed; you were not made to live like beasts, but to follow virtue and knowledge."
"After all there is but one race -- humanity."
Author: Moore Quotes Category: Humankind Quotes
"Have you ever watched a crab on the shore crawling backward in search of the Atlantic Ocean, and missing? That's the way the mind of man operates."
Author: Mencken Quotes Category: Humankind Quotes
"Though man is the only beast that can write, he has small reason to be proud of it. When he utters something that is wise it is nothing that the river horse does not know, and most of his creations are the result of accident."
Author: Dahlberg Quotes Category: Humankind Quotes
"The history of mankind is the history of ideas."
"I wish I loved the Human Race; I wish I loved its silly face; I wish I liked the way it walks; I wish I liked the way it talks; And when I'm introduced to one I wish I thought What Jolly Fun!"
Author: Raleigh Quotes Category: Humankind Quotes
"Our humanity is a poor thing, except for the divinity that stirs within us."
"Man is head, chest and stomach. Each of these animals operates, more often than not, individually. I eat, I feel, I even, although rarely, think. This jungle crawls and teems, is hungry, roars, gets angry, devours itself, and its cacophonic concert does not even stop when you are asleep."
"I teach you the Superman. Man is something that should be overcome."
"Man is the unnatural animal, the rebel child of nature, and more and more does he turn himself against the harsh and fitful hand that reared him."
Author: Wells Quotes Category: Humankind Quotes
"Man is a useless passion."
Author: Sartre Quotes Category: Humankind Quotes

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