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Picture quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow about music

Music is the universal language of mankind. ⏤ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Picture quote by Ruzbeh N Bharucha about hunger

The day each family keeps aside food to feed one hungry person or animal or bird every day, nobody will go hungry in this world. There is enough food to feed every hungry stomach. Mankind just doesn't have the heart for it. ⏤ Ruzbeh N Bharucha

Picture quote by Anthony D. Williams about attitude

Be kind to every kind, not just mankind. ⏤ Anthony D. Williams

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Mankind must put an end to war before war puts an end to mankind.

John F. Kennedy, president

Mankind are governed more by their feelings than by reason.

Samuel Adams, revolutionary

Every heart that has beat strongly and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it in the world, and bettered the tradition of mankind.

Robert Louis Stevenson, writer

It takes more than just a good looking body. You've got to have the heart and soul to go with it.

Lee Haney, athlete

Me only have one ambition, y'know. I only have one thing I really like to see happen. I like to see mankind live together - black, white, Chinese, everyone - that's all.

Bob Marley, singer songwriter

Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind.

Albert Einstein, physicist

After one look at this planet any visitor from outer space would say I want to see the manager.

William S. Burroughs, writer

This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.

Neil Armstrong, astronaut

Mankind has grown strong in eternal struggles and it will only perish through eternal peace.

Adolf Hitler, criminal

Mankind is divisible into two great classes: hosts and guests.

Max Beerbohm, actor

Even philosophers will praise war as ennobling mankind, forgetting the Greek who said: 'War is bad in that it begets more evil than it kills.'

Immanuel Kant, philosopher

The human body is a peculiar device, pat it on the back and the head swells.


Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.

Albert Camus, philosopher

The ordinary man with extraordinary power is the chief danger for mankind -- not the fiend or the sadist.

Erich Fromm, psychologist

Man: The most complex of beings, and thus the most dependent of beings. On all that made you up, you depend.

Andre Gide, novelist

Compassion, in which all ethics must take root, can only attain its full breadth and depth if it embraces all living creatures and does not limit itself to mankind.

Albert Schweitzer, theologian

One might well say that mankind is divisible into two great classes: hosts and guests.

Max Beerbohm, actor

What love is to man, music is to the arts and to mankind.

Carl Maria von Weber, composer

Every man bears the whole stamp of the human condition.

Michel de Montaigne, philosopher

Humor is mankind's greatest blessing.

Mark Twain, author

The function of muscle is to pull and not to push, except in the case of the genitals and the tongue.

Leonardo da Vinci, artist

To think ill of mankind and not wish ill to them, is perhaps the highest wisdom and virtue.

William Hazlitt, critic

Wisdom alone is true ambition's aim, wisdom is the source of virtue and of fame; obtained with labour, for mankind employed, and then, when most you share it, best enjoyed.

Alfred North Whitehead, mathematician

Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.

Theodore Roosevelt, president

It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of the rest of mankind.

Voltaire, writer

Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.

Orson Welles, actor

Our contest is not only whether we ourselves shall be free, but whether there shall be left to mankind an asylum on earth for civil and religious liberty.

Samuel Adams, revolutionary

The proper study of mankind is books.

Aldous Huxley, novelist

However far modern science and techniques have fallen short of their inherent possibilities, they have taught mankind at least one lesson; nothing is impossible.

Lewis Mumford, sociologist

Man is a mind betrayed, not served, by his organs.

Edmond de Goncourt, writer

It's difficult to understand why people don't realize that pets are gifts to mankind.

Linda Blair, actress

However, we all share the firm belief in the triumph of humanist and progressive values that mankind has achieved during its long history of struggle and creativeness.

Tran Duc Luong, statesman

Your body is the church where Nature asks to be reverenced.

Marquis De Sade, novelist

The good opinion of mankind, like the lever of Archimedes, with the given fulcrum, moves the world.

Thomas Jefferson, president

The authority of any governing institution must stop at its citizen's skin.

Gloria Steinem, activist

Religion can never reform mankind because religion is slavery.

Robert Green Ingersoll, lawyer

What we feel and think and are is to a great extent determined by the state of our ductless glands and viscera.

Aldous Huxley, novelist

Mankind is poised midway between the gods and the beasts.

Plotinus, philosopher

When one has extensively pondered about men, as a career or as a vocation, one sometimes feels nostalgic for primates. At least they do not have ulterior motives.

Albert Camus, philosopher

The Earth is the cradle of humanity, but mankind cannot stay in the cradle forever.

Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, scientist

To the mass of mankind religion of some kind is a necessity.

Alfred Russel Wallace, scientist

What is Man? Man is a noisome bacillus whom Our Heavenly Father created because he was disappointed in the monkey.

Mark Twain, author

We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world or to make it the last.

John F. Kennedy, president

The human body has two ends on it: one to create with and one to sit on. Sometimes people get their ends reversed. When this happens they need a kick in the seat of the pants.

Roger Von Oech,

Man consists of two parts, his mind and his body, only the body has more fun.

Woody Allen, director

I want to be distinguished from the rest; to tell the truth, a friend to all mankind is not a friend for me.

Moliere, playwright

Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.

Alphonse De Lamartine, poet

Only aim to do your duty, and mankind will give you credit where you fail.

Thomas Jefferson, president

Man is not an end but a beginning. We are at the beginning of the second week. We are children of the eighth day.

Thornton Wilder, novelist

Our own physical body possesses a wisdom which we who inhabit the body lack. We give it orders which make no sense.

Henry Miller, author

Her body calculated to a millimeter to suggest a bud yet guarantee a flower.


The body is mortal, but the person dwelling in the body is immortal and immeasurable.

Bhagavad Gita, scripture

All that mankind has done, thought or been: it is lying as in magic preservation in the pages of books.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.

Edmund Burke, statesman

Real misanthropes are not found in solitude, but in the world; since it is experience of life, and not philosophy, which produces real hatred of mankind.

Giacomo Leopardi, poet

Addiction, obesity, starvation (anorexia nervosa) are political problems, not psychiatric: each condenses and expresses a contest between the individual and some other person or persons in his environment over the control of the individual's body.

Thomas Szasz, psychologist

Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.

Henry David Thoreau, author

The sacred rights of mankind are not to be rummaged for among old parchments or musty records. They are written, as with a sunbeam, in the whole volume of human nature, by the hand of the divinity itself; and can never be erased.

Alexander Hamilton, politician

I think we're entering a very dangerous time. The West has set itself up, decided it's in charge, not for good intentions, not for the benefit of mankind.

Thom Yorke, musician

I abhor war and view it as the greatest scourge of mankind.

Thomas Jefferson, president

The world is indeed comic, but the joke is on mankind.

H. P. Lovecraft, novelist

He had not an ounce of superfluous flesh on his bones, and leanness goes a great way towards gentility.

Elizabeth Gaskell, novelist

The only bodily organ which is really regarded as inferior is the atrophied penis, a girl's clitoris.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

The proper study of mankind is the science of design.

Herbert Simon, scientist

Heaven and hell suppose two distinct species of men, the good and the bad. But the greatest part of mankind float between vice and virtue.

David Hume, philosopher

Far more has been accomplished for the welfare and progress of mankind by preventing bad actions than by doing good ones.

William Lyon Mackenzie King, politician

Mankind is like dogs, not gods - as long as you don't get mad they'll bite you - but stay mad and you'll never be bitten. Dogs don't respect humility and sorrow.

Jack Kerouac, novelist

Mankind fears an evil man but heaven does not.

Mencius, philosopher

Your future is still before you. Your land is a vast storehouse of mineral and agricultural wealth awaiting further development for the benefit of mankind. It potentialities are magnificent.

Charles E. Wilson, businessman

God invented mankind because he loved silly stories.

Ralph Steadman, cartoonist

She has great problems of her own to solve, very grim and perilous problems, and a right solution, if we can attain to it, would largely benefit mankind.

Henry Cabot Lodge, politician

Is it right to probe so deeply into Nature's secrets? The question must here be raised whether it will benefit mankind, or whether the knowledge will be harmful.

Pierre Curie, scientist

The work of the individual still remains the spark that moves mankind ahead even more than teamwork.

Igor Sikorsky, aviator

Any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in Mankind; And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee.

John Donne, poet

The brain may be regarded as a kind of parasite of the organism, a pensioner, as it were, who dwells with the body.

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

Visions describe what best should be, could be - if and when mankind has the will to make them real.

James Rouse, businessman

Mankind is divided into rich and poor, into property owners and exploited; and to abstract oneself from this fundamental division; and from the antagonism between poor and rich means abstracting oneself from fundamental facts.

Joseph Stalin, leader

Mankind deserves sacrifice - but not of mankind.

Stanislaw Lec, poet

We tolerate shapes in human beings that would horrify us if we saw them in a horse.

W. R. [William Ralph] Inge,

It has been wisely observed by the greatest of modern thinkers that mankind has progressed more rapidly in every other respect than in morality.

Lafcadio Hearn,

Through all of history mankind has ingested psychedelic substances. Those substances exist to put you in touch with spirits beyond yourself, with the creator, with the creative impulse of the planet.

Ray Manzarek, musician

Sex, a great and mysterious motive force in human life, has indisputably been a subject of absorbing interest to mankind through the ages.

William J. Brennan, Jr., judge

Every superior personality, and every superior performance, has, for the average of mankind, something mysterious.

Georg Simmel, sociologist

I'm not surprised that Spielberg was able to capture the heroism of Schindler; so many of his movies are about the better part of mankind.

Gene Siskel, critic

We leave as we came and, god willing, as we shall return, with peace, and hope for all mankind.

Eugene Cernan,

I think it's wrong the way they criminalize herb. There are many more uses than just smoking. Beneficial to mankind.

Ziggy Marley,

The worst evils which mankind has ever had to endure were inflicted by bad governments.

Ludwig von Mises, economist

A nation must be embraced, rehabilitated and expressed as a tangible sign of human creativity and as an integral element of mankind's heritage.

Abdelaziz Bouteflika, statesman

History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind.

Edward Gibbon, historian

It would be naive to think that the problems plaguing mankind today can be solved with means and methods which were applied or seemed to work in the past.

Mikhail Gorbachev, statesman

The bulk of mankind have indeed, in all countries in their turn, been made the prey of ambition.

Mercy Otis Warren, playwright

The greatest tragedy in mankind's entire history may be the hijacking of morality by religion.

Arthur C. Clarke, writer

The most costly of all follies is to believe passionately in the palpably not true. It is the chief occupation of mankind.

H. L. Mencken, writer

Perhaps the greatest social service that can be rendered by anybody to the country and to mankind is to bring up a family.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

If you were to destroy the belief in immortality in mankind, not only love but every living force on which the continuation of all life in the world depended, would dry up at once.

Fyodor Dostoevsky, novelist

What was my body to me? A kind of flunkey in my service. Let but my anger wax hot, my love grow exalted, my hatred collect in me, and that boasted solidarity between me and my body was gone.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery, novelist

It's Microsoft versus mankind, with Microsoft having only a slight lead.

Larry Ellison, businessman

What, man, defy the devil. Consider, he's an enemy to mankind.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

To despise riches, may, indeed, be philosophic, but to dispense them worthily, must surely be more beneficial to mankind.

Fanny Burney, novelist

The proper study of Mankind is Man.

Alexander Pope, poet

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