As human beings we suffer from an innate tendency to jump to conclusions; to judge people too quickly and to pronounce them failures or heroes without due consideration of the actual facts and ideals of the period.— Prince Charles
Memorable Human Beings quotations
I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.
Peace is what every human being is craving for, and it can be brought about by humanity through the child.
He's not perfect. You aren't either, and the two of you will never be perfect. But if he can make you laugh at least once, causes you to think twice, and if he admits to being human and making mistakes, hold onto him and give him the most you can.
If you have been brutally broken but still have the courage to be gentle to other living beings, than you're a badass with a heart of an angel.
The fidelity of a dog is a precious gift demanding no less binding moral responsibilities than the friendship of a human being.
In everyone's life, at some time, our inner fire goes out.
It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.
God requires that we assist the animals, when they need our help.
Each being (human or creature) has the same right of protection.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.
I'm for truth, no matter who tells it.
I'm for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I'm a human being, first and foremost, and as such I'm for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.
We’re not Indians and we’re not Native Americans.
We’re older than both concepts. We’re the people, we’re the human beings.
Every human being is a raindrop. And when enough of the raindrops become clear and coherent they then become the power of the storm.
All human unhappiness comes from not facing reality squarely, exactly as it is.
I'm just a human being trying to make it in a world that is very rapidly losing it's understanding of being human.
The greatest human attainment in all the world is for a life to be so surrendered to Him that the name of God Almighty will be glorified through that life.
There is in this world no such force as the force of a person determined to rise. The human soul cannot be permanently chained.
It takes nothing away from a human to be kind to an animal.
Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.
I prefer the company of animals more than the company of humans.
Certainly, a wild animal is cruel. But to be merciless is the privilege of civilized humans.
When people appear to be something other than good and decent, it is only because they are reacting to stress, pain, or the deprivation of basic human needs such as security, love, and self-esteem.
The way of the miracle-worker is to see all human behavior as one of two things: either love, or a call for love.
I've always considered Christ to be one of the greatest revolutionaries in the history of humanity.
...morally speaking, there is no limit to the concern one must feel for the suffering of human beings, that indifference to evil is worse than evil itself, that in a free society, some are guilty, but all are responsible.
I admit it: I am louder than the average human being and have no fear of speaking my mind. These traits don't come from the color of my skin but from an unwavering belief in my own intelligence.
Unexpected kindness is the most powerful, least costly, and most underrated agent of human change.
Human development, as an approach, is concerned with what I take to be the basic development idea: namely, advancing the richness of human life, rather than the richness of the economy in which human beings live, which is only a part of it.
The ultimate test of your greatness is the way you treat every human being.
Children are human beings to whom respect is due, superior to us by reason of their innocence and of the greater possibilities of their future.
The desire to create is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul.
To force a human being to learn according to a set curriculum is a dictatorial act.
I would like to be remembered as someone who accomplished useful deeds, and who was a kind and loving person. I would like to leave the memory of a human being with a correct attitude and who did her best to help others.
Human beings are members of a whole, In creation of one essence and soul.
If one member is afflicted with pain, Other members uneasy will remain. If you have no sympathy for human pain, The name of human you cannot retain.
Laughter is the greatest weapon we have and we, as humans, use it the least.
Music is a spiritual thing, you don't play with music.
If you play with music you will die young. You see, because when the higher forces give you the gift of music...musicians hip, it must be well used for the gift of humanity.
The greatness of humanity is not in being human, but in being humane.
The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
One thing that defines humans: if we can imagine it, we can do it.
To be humane, we must ever be ready to pronounce that wise, ingenious and modest statement 'I do not know'.
Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.
To be completely honest with oneself is the very best effort a human being can make.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute.
There is no dichotomy between man and God's image.
Whoever tortures a human being, whoever abuses a human being, whoever outrages a human being, abuses God's image.
Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are.
A human-being is not a human-being while his tendencies include self-indulgence, covetousness, temper and attacking other people
This is the real secret of life -- to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.