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Picture quote by Morgan Freeman about imagination

One thing that defines humans: if we can imagine it, we can do it. ⏤ Morgan Freeman

Picture quote by Emmeline Pankhurst about humanity

We have to free the half of the human race, the women, so that they can help to free the other half. ⏤ Emmeline Pankhurst

Picture quote by John Buchan about leadership

The task of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there. ⏤ John Buchan

Picture quote by Veda Upanishads about fear

Who sees all being in his own self and his own self in all beings, loses all fear. ⏤ Veda Upanishads

Picture quote by Anthony D. Williams about humanity

When humanity measures wealth by love, truth and wisdom we will all be rich. ⏤ Anthony D. Williams

Picture quote by Buddha about love

If you truly love yourself, you could never hurt another ⏤ Buddha

Picture quote by Mahatma Gandhi about humanity

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the entire ocean does not become dirty. ⏤ Mahatma Gandhi

Picture quote by Billy Joel about music

I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity. It's something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we're from, everyone loves music. ⏤ Billy Joel

Picture quote by Steve Maraboli about humanity

If you are not the hero of your own story, then you're missing the whole point of your humanity. ⏤ Steve Maraboli

Picture quote by Nelson Mandela about human

To deny people their human rights is to challenge their very humanity. ⏤ Nelson Mandela

Picture quote by Guglielmo Marconi about victory

Every day sees humanity more victorious in the struggle with space and time. ⏤ Guglielmo Marconi

Picture quote by Eckhart Tolle about human

You are the universe, expressing itself as a human for a little while. ⏤ Eckhart Tolle

Picture quote by Bill Nye about science

Science is the best idea humans have ever had. The more people who embrace that idea, the better. ⏤ Bill Nye

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You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Man is harder than iron, stronger than stone and more fragile than a rose.


Man is a being in search of meaning.

Plato, philosopher

I hate mankind, for I think of myself as one of the best of them, and I know how bad I am.

Samuel Johnson, author

Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer; into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.

Nancy Astor, politician

Three classes of people: Those who see. Those who see when they are shown. Those who do not see.

Leonardo da Vinci, artist

Man only likes to count his troubles, but he does not count his joys.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky, writer

It is human nature to think wisely and act foolishly.

Anatole France, novelist

As long as there are slaughterhouses there will be battlefields.

Leo Tolstoy, novelist

There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.

Warren Buffett, business magnate

One of the oldest human needs is having someone wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.

Margaret Mead, scientist

If it’s true that our species is alone in the universe, then I’d have to say the universe aimed rather low and settled for very little.

George Carlin, comedian

We are not human beings on a spiritual journey. We are spiritual beings on a human journey.

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, philosopher

If man had created man, he would be ashamed of his performance.

Mark Twain, author

I am not an Athenian, nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.

Socrates, philosopher

In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and has been widely regarded as a bad move.

Douglas Adams, author

There are two kinds of people in the world -- those you love, and those you don't understand.


Life is to be lived, not controlled; and humanity is won by continuing to play in face of certain defeat.

Ralph Ellison, author

America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense... human rights invented America.

Jimmy Carter, president

The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

No man really knows about other human beings. The best he can do is to suppose that they are like himself.

John Steinbeck, author

In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute.

Thurgood Marshall, judge

I love mankind; it's people I can't stand.

Charles Monroe Schulz,

What a beautiful world we're destroying.

James Dye,

Man is no longer an artist, he has become a work of art.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

The real man is one who always finds excuses for others, but never excuses himself.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

Consider your breed; you were not made to live like beasts, but to follow virtue and knowledge.

Dante Alighieri, poet

To be human is to keep rattling the bars of the cage of existence hollering, What's it for?

Robert Fulghum, author

To err is human; to forgive, divine.

Alexander Pope, poet

There are incalculable resources in the human spirit, once it has been set free.

Hubert Humphrey, politician

We cannot despair of humanity, since we ourselves are human beings.

Albert Einstein, physicist

The whole theory of the universe is directed unerringly to one single individual.

Walt Whitman, poet

No matter what you've done for yourself or for humanity, if you can't look back on having given love and attention to your own family, what have you really accomplished?

Lee Iacocca, businessman

We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.

Richard Buckminster Fuller,

One of the extraordinary things about human events is that the unthinkable becomes thinkable.

Salman Rushdie, novelist

God must love the common man, he made so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln, president

Of all the ways of defining man, the worst is the one which makes him out to be a rational animal.

Anatole France, novelist

We are all murderers and prostitutes --no matter to what culture, society, class, nation one belongs, no matter how normal, moral, or mature, one takes oneself to be.

R. D. Laing, psychologist

I wrote the Brotherhood song for no money out of my deep feelings about humanity, and because I was flattered that whatever talents I had, had been recognized.

Tom Glazer, musician

An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

It is because Humanity has never known where it was going that it has been able to find its way.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

I am human and let nothing human be alien to me.

Terence, writer

It's great to be great, but it's greater to be human.

Will Rogers, actor

It is a pleasure to give advice, humiliating to need it, normal to ignore it.


The task of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.

John Buchan, politician

Let me look into a human eye; it is better than to gaze into sea or sky; better than to gaze upon God.

Herman Melville, novelist

Personally, I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world chess championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility.

Richard Dawkins, scientist

Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.

Niccolo Machiavelli, writer

Mankind are animals that makes bargains, no other animal does this.

Adam Smith, economist

Man has demonstrated that he is master of everything -- except his own nature.

Henry Miller, author

Human beings are the only animals of which I am thoroughly and cravenly afraid.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

The human race was always interesting and we know by its past that it will always continue so, monotonously.

Mark Twain, author

The brotherhood of man is not a mere poet's dream: it is a most depressing and humiliating reality.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

Human affairs are not serious, but they have to be taken seriously.

Iris Murdoch, author

Every man has a sane spot somewhere.

Robert Louis Stevenson, writer

Mankind must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression, and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

It is almost impossible to smile on the outside without feeling better on the inside.


One way or another, we all have to find what best fosters the flowering of our humanity in this contemporary life, and dedicate ourselves to that.

Joseph Campbell, author

Poor human nature, what horrible crimes have been committed in thy name!

Emma Goldman, activist

Man is more interesting than men. God made him and not them in his image. Each one is more precious than all.

Andre Gide, novelist

Human beings, vegetables, or cosmic dust - we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in the distance by an invisible piper.

Albert Einstein, physicist

...the true greatness of a nation is founded on principles of humanity.

Thomas Paine, writer

Humanity does not ask us to be happy. It merely asks us to be brilliant on its behalf.

Orson Scott Card, writer

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

Charles Sumner, politician

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

Elbert Hubbard, writer

Each man is haunted until his humanity awakens.

William Blake, poet

It is peculiar to mankind to transcend mankind.

Friedrich Von Schlegel,

Humanity has won its battle. Liberty now has a country.

Marquis de Lafayette, revolutionary

It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.

Albert Einstein, physicist

Don’t let us forget that the causes of human actions are usually immeasurably more complex and varied than our subsequent explanations of them.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky, writer

Humanity I love you because when you're hard up you pawn your intelligence to buy a drink.

E. E. cummings, poet

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.

Tom Robbins, author

Show me the person you honor, for I know better by that the kind of person you are. For you show me what your idea of humanity is.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

The proper study of mankind is woman.

Henry Adams, historian

Man is a creature made at the end of the week's work when God was tired.

Mark Twain, author

I am a man: nothing human is foreign to me.

Menander, poet

There is a great deal of human nature in people.

Mark Twain, author

Abortion is an attack on the family and the humanity that unites us all.

Alveda King, clergyman

The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.

James Buchanan, president

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

Leo Tolstoy, novelist

Those who kept their sanity and humanity intact in the face of awful adversity. Heroes named and unnamed, some known only to God.

Silvia Cartwright, statesman

My nature is subdued to what it works in, like the dyer's hand.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Mistakes are a part of being human. Precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.

Al Franken, comedian

People can be divided into two classes: those who go ahead and do something, and those who sit still and inquire, why wasn't it done the other way?

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

Man was nature's mistake --she neglected to finish him -- and she has never ceased paying for her mistake.

Eric Hoffer, writer

All people are a single nation.


Everyone is as God made him, and often a great deal worse.

Miguel de Cervantes, novelist

I sometimes think that God in creating man somewhat overestimated his ability.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

Man is God's highest present development. He is the latest thing in God.

Samuel Butler, poet

Mankind are earthen jugs with spirits in them.

Nathaniel Hawthorne, novelist

The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.

Leo Tolstoy, novelist

Literary experience heals the wound, without undermining the privilege, of individuality.

C. S. Lewis, writer

Man is stark mad; he cannot make a flea, and yet he will be making gods by the dozens.

Michel de Montaigne, philosopher

Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet. We all breathe the same air. We all cherish our children's future. And we are all mortal.

John F. Kennedy, president

Humanity has the stars in its future, and that future is too important to be lost under the burden of juvenile folly and ignorant superstition.

Isaac Asimov, scientist

Out of timber so crooked as that from which man is made nothing entirely straight can be carved.

Immanuel Kant, philosopher

What is called an acute knowledge of human nature is mostly nothing but the observer's own weaknesses reflected back from others.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg, scientist

Man is by nature a political animal.

Aristotle, philosopher

After all there is but one race -- humanity.

George Moore,

The Freudian theory is one of the most important foundation stones for an edifice to be built by future generations, the dwelling of a freer and wiser humanity.

Thomas Mann, writer

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