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Quotes And Sayings About Humanity

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Genius, like humanity, rusts for want of use.
~By William Hazlitt ~


This is not a contest between persons. The humblest citizen in all the land, when clad in the armor of a righteous cause, is stronger than all the hosts of error. I come to you in defense of a cause as holy as the cause of liberty - the cause of humanity.
~By William Jennings Bryan ~


Libraries keep the records on behalf of all humanity. the unique and the absurd, the wise and the fragments of stupidity.
~By Vartan Gregorian ~


It would be nice to feel that we are a better world, a world of more compassion and a world of more humanity, and to believe in the basic goodness of man.
~By Barbara Walters ~


He's not rewarding us by talking to us. He's talking to us because He has something to say to us directly, as opposed to the things He says to all humanity.
~By Gene Wolfe ~


There are men whom a happy disposition, a strong desire of glory and esteem, inspire with the same love for justice and virtue which men in general have for riches and honors... But the number of these men is so small that I only mention them in honor of humanity.
~By Claud-Adrian Helvetius ~


We owe to the Middle Ages the two worst inventions of humanity - romantic love and gunpowder.
~By Andre Maurois ~


Man lives consciously for himself, but is an unconscious instrument in the attainment of the historic, universal, aims of humanity.
~By Leo Tolstoy ~


The medieval Church believed that the resurrection of Christ marked a new time for all of humanity.
~By Timothy Radcliffe ~


I cannot help thinking that the menace of Hell makes as many devils as the severe penal codes of inhuman humanity make villains.
~By Lord Byron ~


Great talents are the most lovely and often the most dangerous fruits on the tree of humanity. They hang upon the most slender twigs that are easily snapped off.
~By Carl Jung ~


Hunger and sex still dominate the primitive mammalian side of human existence, but at the present time it looks as if humanity were within sight of their satisfaction. Permanent plenty, no longer a Utopian dream, awaits the arrival of permanent peace.
~By John Desmond Bernal ~


Only a humanity to whom death has become as indifferent as its members, that has itself died, can inflict it administratively on innumerable people.
~By Theodor Adorno ~


I think you have to find the humanity in the character and then the deterioration is a part of the process - the journey of the character. It's like playing King Lear. You can start off as a nice old man who finishes up crazy.
~By David Wenham ~


When we contemplate the heroes of Christianity, and compare our feeble efforts with their astonishing performance and self devotion, we should fall into despair, were there not a few softening features, by which they are brought back to the ranks of humanity.
~By John Strachan ~


The work that is truly productive is the domain of a steadily smaller and more elite fraction of humanity.
~By Vernor Vinge ~


War is the greatest plague that can afflict humanity, it destroys religion, it destroys states, it destroys families. Any scourge is preferable to it.
~By Martin Luther ~


If any difference should be made by law between husband and wife, reason, justice and humanity, if their voices were heard, would dictate that it should be in her favor.
~By Ernestine Rose ~


Humanity today possesses sufficient economic, cultural and spiritual resources to introduce a better global order.
~By Hans Kung ~


If you make music for the human needs you have within yourself, then you do it for all humans who need the same things. You enrich humanity with the profound expression of these feelings.
~By Billy Joel ~


Crossing the Penobscot, one found a visible descent in the scale of humanity.
~By Francis Parkman ~


Cities are the greatest creations of humanity.
~By Daniel Libeskind ~


Self-interest is but the survival of the animal in us. Humanity only begins for man with self-surrender.
~By Henri Frederic Amiel ~


Standing, as I believe the United States stands for humanity and civilization, we should exercise every influence of our great country to put a stop to that war which is now raging in Cuba and give to that island once more peace, liberty, and independence.
~By Henry Cabot Lodge ~


We should preserve every scrap of biodiversity as priceless while we learn to use it and come to understand what it means to humanity.
~By E. O. Wilson ~


God has given you your country as cradle, and humanity as mother; you cannot rightly love your brethren of the cradle if you love not the common mother.
~By Giuseppe Mazzini ~


When I reached adulthood, even now, I could afford to belong to a country club. But I could never belong to a private club because of my experience as a child, because it would isolate me from the whole of humanity.
~By Martin Sheen ~


I believe that his death and resurrection transformed humanity's relationship with God.
~By Timothy Radcliffe ~


Nuclear war is such an emotional subject that many people see the weapons themselves as the common enemy of humanity.
~By Herman Kahn ~


Literature is made upon any occasion that a challenge is put to the legal apparatus by conscience in touch with humanity.
~By Nelson Algren ~


There is nothing on earth divine except humanity.
~By Walter Savage Landor ~


The true grandeur of humanity is in moral elevation, sustained, enlightened and decorated by the intellect of man.
~By Charles Sumner ~


I know of no greater work for humanity than in the cause of peace, which can only be achieved by the earnest efforts of nations and peoples.
~By Frank B. Kellogg ~


I try to make my books reflect humanity as I see it.
~By Tony Hillerman ~


I expect to plead not for the slave only, but for suffering humanity everywhere. Especially do I mean to labor for the elevation of my sex.
~By Lucy Stone ~


We have fallen into this very mean description of humanity. Naturalism in fiction is too reductive in its definition of human beings.
~By Ben Okri ~


Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.
~By Horace Mann ~


The novelist must look on humanity without partiality or prejudice. His sympathy, like that of the historian, must be unbounded, and untainted by sect or party.
~By Goldwin Smith ~


Fanaticism obliterates the feelings of humanity.
~By Edward Gibbon ~


With reference to other religions, the Church sees a great difference between them and herself. The other religions are expressions of the human soul seeking God, with some beautiful spiritual insights, but also not without errors. Christianity is rather God seeking humanity.
~By Francis Arinze ~


Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


A few great minds are enough to endow humanity with monstrous power, but a few great hearts are not enough to make us worthy of using it.
~By Jean Rostand ~


Religion is not only a part of education, an element of humanity, but the center of everything else, always the first and the ultimate, the absolutely original.
~By Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel ~


When you have a crime against humanity that is so awesome in scale and death, it is more than permissible to look around and say, who recently has been declaring war on the United States? Of course, the compass points straight to bin Laden.
~By Robert Fisk ~


The age of chivalry has gone; the age of humanity has come.
~By Charles Sumner ~


The man who is forever disturbed about the condition of humanity either has no problems of his own or has refused to face them.
~By Henry Miller ~


The discovery of a new dish confers more happiness on humanity, than the discovery of a new star.
~By Jean Anthelme Brillat Savarin ~


We are running ourselves into a damaged earth. But I am optimistic. I believe that we can change; we must change. As a human race, we are very young and quite primitive. The sooner we learn the greatness of humanity the better off we will all be.
~By John Astin ~


Americans, particularly after World War II, tended to romanticize war because in World War II our cause was the cause of humanity, and our soldiers brought home glory and victory, and thank God that they did. But it led us to romanticize it to some extent.
~By Neil Sheehan ~


Fear makes us feel our humanity.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


Humanity could only have survived and flourished if it held social and personal values that transcended the urges of the individual, embodying selfish desires - and these stem from the sense of a transcendent good.
~By Arthur Peacocke ~


The United States cannot feed every person, lift every person out of poverty, cure every disease, or stop every conflict. But our power and status have conferred upon us a tremendous responsibility to humanity.
~By Richard Lugar ~


If it be not a sin, an open, flagrant violation of all the rules of justice and humanity, to hold these slaves in bondage, it is indeed folly to put ourselves to any trouble and expense in order to free them.
~By Samuel Hopkins ~


Reporters thrive on the world's misfortune. For this reason they often take an indecent pleasure in events that dismay the rest of humanity.
~By Russell Baker ~


The State becomes society or humanity on the ethical side, a production and trade system on the economic side.
~By Francis Parker Yockey ~


Justice for crimes against humanity must have no limitations.
~By Simon Wiesenthal ~


Without lies humanity would perish of despair and boredom.
~By Anatole France ~


Going to war was the only unselfish thing I have ever done for humanity.
~By David Niven ~


I'm always watching people over a short time frame, putting them in an extreme position. Sometimes you don't see the humanity in a person because the time frame is so short and the circumstance so extreme.
~By Irvine Welsh ~


From now on it is only through a conscious choice and through a deliberate policy that humanity can survive.
~By Pope John Paul II ~


Without humility there can be no humanity.
~By John Buchan ~


Certainly it is wrong to be cruel to animals and the destruction of a whole species can be a great evil. The capacity for feelings of pleasure and pain and for the form of life of which animals are capable clearly impose duties of compassion and humanity in their case.
~By John Rawls ~


In all the areas within which the spiritual life of humanity is at work, the historical epoch wherein fate has placed us is an epoch of stupendous happenings.
~By Edmund Husserl ~


Humanity has won its battle. Liberty now has a country.
~By Marquis de Lafayette ~


Industry has operated against the artisan in favor of the idler, and also in favor of capital and against labor. Any mechanical invention whatsoever has been more harmful to humanity than a century of war.
~By Remy de Gourmont ~


My humanity is bound up in yours, for we can only be human together.
~By Desmond Tutu ~


For humanism also appeals to man as man. It seeks to liberate the universal qualities of human nature from the narrow limitations of blood and soil and class and to create a common language and a common culture in which men can realize their common humanity.
~By Christopher Dawson ~


I believe I am doing the work for humanity. This show is so uplifting.
~By Howard Stern ~


Religion without humanity is very poor human stuff.
~By Sojourner Truth ~


We feel bound to the Christian image of humanity - that is what defines us. Those who do not accept this are in the wrong place here.
~By Angela Merkel ~


I don't think art is propaganda; it should be something that liberates the soul, provokes the imagination and encourages people to go further. It celebrates humanity instead of manipulating it.
~By Keith Haring ~


They said that Seven was a former Borg who had been human and had been assimilated. She was regaining her humanity. I had no interest in this character.
~By Jeri Ryan ~


Let our New Year's resolution be this: we will be there for one another as fellow members of humanity, in the finest sense of the word.
~By Goran Persson ~


After two world wars, the collapse of fascism, nazism, communism and colonialism and the end of the cold war, humanity has entered a new phase of its history.
~By Hans Kung ~


Love is the crowning grace of humanity.
~By Petrarch ~


Complete and total perfection will come about only when we feel that our perfection is no perfections as long as the rest of humanity remains imperfect.
~By Sri Chinmoy ~


It's all about humanity, humility, and integrity.
~By Debra Wilson ~


Do your bit to save humanity from lapsing back into barbarity by reading all the novels you can.
~By Richard Hughes ~


Humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober, responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious, and immature.
~By Tom Robbins ~


Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.
~By Dalai Lama ~


For me, forgiveness and compassion are always linked: how do we hold people accountable for wrongdoing and yet at the same time remain in touch with their humanity enough to believe in their capacity to be transformed?
~By Bell Hooks ~


Humanity is made up of an infinity of different individuals. Each of us travels for motives exclusively his own.
~By Ella Maillart ~


And I hope that five years and 10 years from now, I'll be a better man, a more mature man, a wiser man, a more humble man and a more spirited man to serve the good of my people and the good of humanity.
~By Louis Farrakhan ~


The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that's the essence of inhumanity.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


A formally recognized equality does, however, accord the smaller nations a position which they should be able to use increasingly in the interest of humanity as a whole and in the service of the ideal.
~By Hjalmar Branting ~


Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day after day he invents machines and devices that increase noise and distract humanity from the essence of life, contemplation, meditation.
~By Jean Arp ~


Humanity has only scratched the surface of its real potential.
~By Peace Pilgrim ~


The law of humanity ought to be composed of the past, the present, and the future, that we bear within us; whoever possesses but one of these terms, has but a fragment of the law of the moral world.
~By Edgar Quinet ~


The pacifist is as surely a traitor to his country and to humanity as is the most brutal wrongdoer.
~By Theodore Roosevelt ~


If humanity does not opt for integrity we are through completely. It is absolutely touch and go. Each one of us could make the difference.
~By R. Buckminster Fuller ~


I appeal to my fellow scientists to remember their responsibility to humanity.
~By Joseph Rotblat ~


It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason, and justice tell me I ought to do.
~By Edmund Burke ~


Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
~By R. Buckminster Fuller ~


Set religion free, and a new humanity will begin.
~By Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel ~


I believe if there is any place left where the humanity is still visible, it can not be anywhere else than in an Islamic society. Time would come when the world would be obliged to accept this reality.
~By Jermaine Jackson ~


There are those, I know, who will reply that the liberation of humanity, the freedom of man and mind, is nothing but a dream. They are right. It is. It is the American Dream.
~By Archibald MacLeish ~


We in the United States should be all the more thankful for the freedom and religious tolerance we enjoy. And we should always remember the lessons learned from the Holocaust, in hopes we stay vigilant against such inhumanity now and in the future.
~By Charlie Dent ~


On the contrary, if they are treated with justice and humanity, proper example and the advantages of education given them, the coming years will be as bright and prosperous to the unfortunate race as the past has been dark and painful.
~By Nelson A. Miles ~


Part of our essential humanity is paying respect to what God gave us and what will be here a long time after we're gone.
~By William J. Clinton ~


We are all cells in the same body of humanity.
~By Peace Pilgrim ~

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