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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 Anthony D. Williams about attitude

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

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

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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

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

Albert Einstein, physicist

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

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

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


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

Adolf Hitler, criminal

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

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

Max Beerbohm, actor

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

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

Carl Maria von Weber, composer

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

Albert Camus, 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

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

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

William Hazlitt, critic

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

Max Beerbohm, actor

Every man bears the whole stamp of the human condition.

Michel de Montaigne, philosopher

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

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

The proper study of mankind is books.

Aldous Huxley, novelist

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

Voltaire, writer

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

Edmond de Goncourt, writer

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

Theodore Roosevelt, president

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

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

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

Marquis De Sade, novelist

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

Gloria Steinem, activist

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

Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, scientist

Religion can never reform mankind because religion is slavery.

Robert Green Ingersoll, lawyer

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

Woody Allen, director

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,

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

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

Thomas Jefferson, president

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

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

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

Mark Twain, author

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

Alfred Russel Wallace, scientist

Mankind is poised midway between the gods and the beasts.

Plotinus, philosopher

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

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

Linda Blair, actress

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

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

Alphonse De Lamartine, 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

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

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

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

James Rouse, businessman

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

Edmund Burke, statesman

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

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

Igor Sikorsky, aviator

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

Mankind fears an evil man but heaven does not.

Mencius, philosopher

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

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

W. R. [William Ralph] Inge,

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

Mankind deserves sacrifice - but not of mankind.

Stanislaw Lec, poet

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

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

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

God invented mankind because he loved silly stories.

Ralph Steadman, cartoonist

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

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

Elizabeth Gaskell, novelist

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

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

Thomas Jefferson, president

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

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 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

The proper study of mankind is the science of design.

Herbert Simon, scientist

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

H. P. Lovecraft, novelist

All the forms of civil polity have been tried by mankind, except one, and that seems to have been reserved in Providence to be realized in America.

Ezra Stiles, clergyman

The right of conscience and private judgment is unalienable, and it is truly the interest of all mankind to unite themselves into one body for the liberty, free exercise, and unmolested enjoyment of this right.

Ezra Stiles, clergyman

I shall endeavour still further to prosecute this inquiry, an inquiry I trust not merely speculative, but of sufficient moment to inspire the pleasing hope of its becoming essentially beneficial to mankind.

Edward Jenner, scientist

According to the now almost universally accepted theory, all the races of mankind had a common origin.

Ellsworth Huntington, educator

Mankind are divided into sects, and individuals think very differently on religious subjects, from the purest motives; and that gracious common Parent, who loves all his children alike, beholds with approbation every one who worships him in sincerity.

Joseph Lancaster, educator

Unless man is committed to the belief that all mankind are his brothers, then he labors in vain and hypocritically in the vineyards of equality.

Adam Clayton, musician

We have to acknowledge peace is in danger and mankind still has not realised the priority to be given to world dialogue versus armed contradiction and bloodshed.

Nursultan Nazarbayev, politician

A person who has sympathy for mankind in the lump, faith in its future progress, and desire to serve the great cause of this progress, should be called not a humanist, but a humanitarian, and his creed may be designated as humanitarianism.

Irving Babbitt, critic

From a scientific perspective there is some indication that a nuclear war could deplete the earth's ozone layer or, less likely, could bring on a new Ice Age - but there is no suggestion that either the created order or mankind would be destroyed in the process.

Herman Kahn, scientist

Mankind: A quality of life upgrade is available to each and every one of you. It should give you a quality of life upgrade, which means no drugs, no alcohol, no fast food - unless, of course, it's a mallard.

Ted Nugent, musician

Loyalty to the family must be merged into loyalty to the community, loyalty to the community into loyalty to the nation, and loyalty to the nation into loyalty to mankind. The citizen of the future must be a citizen of the world.

Thomas Cochrane, politician

Christendom appears clearly to me to be one of those trifling, insignificant arts, which has never been of any substantial advantage to mankind.

Edward Hicks, artist

Throughout history no one has suffered more than God. He has suffered because his own children fell away from him. Ever since the Fall, God has been working tirelessly for the restoration of mankind. People do not know this brokenhearted aspect of God.

Sun Myung Moon, clergyman

Democracy is the common pursuit of mankind, and all countries must earnestly protect the democratic rights of the people.

Jinato Hu,

To govern mankind, one must not overrate them.

Lord Chesterfield, statesman

It avoids a self-conscious relationship to the act. We live in the most self-conscious society in the history of mankind. There are good things in that, but there are also terrible things. The worst of it is, that we find it hard to give ourselves to the cultural process.

Larry Harvey, celebrity

Over the centuries, mankind has tried many ways of combating the forces of evil... prayer, fasting, good works and so on. Up until Doom, no one seemed to have thought about the double-barrel shotgun. Eat leaden death, demon.

Terry Prachett, author

Mankind are apt to be strongly prejudiced in favor of whatever is countenanced by antiquity, enforced by authority, and recommended by custom.

Robert Hall, clergyman

Circumstances give in reality to every political principle, its distinguishing colour, and discriminating effect. The circumstances are what render every civil and political scheme beneficial or noxious to mankind.

David Trimble, politician

Every game ever invented by mankind, is a way of making things hard for the fun of it!

John Ciardi, dramatist

For many years, I have lived uncomfortably with the belief that most planning and architectural design suffers for lack of real and basic purpose. The ultimate purpose, it seems to me, must be the improvement of mankind.

James Rouse, businessman

If all mankind were to disappear, the world would regenerate back to the rich state of equilibrium that existed ten thousand years ago. If insects were to vanish, the environment would collapse into chaos.

E. O. Wilson, scientist

Religion has caused more misery to all of mankind in every stage of human history than any other single idea.

Madalyn Murray O'Hair, writer

Equal and united people can above all become a part of the civilization toward which mankind is moving. If we cannot be at the head of the column leading to such a civilization, there is certainly no need for us to be at is tail.

Slobodan Milosevic, president

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