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  1. Picture quote by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow about music

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


  2. Picture quote by Anthony D. Williams about attitude

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


  3. 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

Mankind are governed more by their feelings than by reason.

Samuel Adams

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

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

Lee Haney

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

Albert Einstein

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

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

William S. Burroughs

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

Neil Armstrong

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

Adolf Hitler

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

Unknown

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

Max Beerbohm

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

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

Max Beerbohm

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

Erich Fromm

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

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

Andre Gide

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

Albert Camus

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

Carl Maria von Weber

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

Theodore Roosevelt

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

Every man bears the whole stamp of the human condition.

Michel de Montaigne

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

Leonardo da Vinci

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

William Hazlitt

Humor is mankind's greatest blessing.

Mark Twain

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

Orson Welles

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

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

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

Edmond de Goncourt

The proper study of mankind is books.

Aldous Huxley

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

Voltaire

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

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

Mankind is poised midway between the gods and the beasts.

Plotinus

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

Gloria Steinem

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

Konstantin Tsiolkovsky

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

Linda Blair

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

Mark Twain

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

Alfred Russel Wallace

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

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

Woody Allen

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

Marquis De Sade

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

Moliere

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

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

Aldous Huxley

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

Thomas Jefferson

Religion can never reform mankind because religion is slavery.

Robert Green Ingersoll

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

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

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

Bhagavad Gita

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

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

Unknown

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

Henry Miller

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

Igor Sikorsky

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

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

Mankind fears an evil man but heaven does not.

Mencius

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

Thomas Jefferson

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

H. P. Lovecraft

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

The proper study of mankind is the science of design.

Herbert Simon

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

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

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

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

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

Mankind deserves sacrifice - but not of mankind.

Stanislaw Lec

God invented mankind because he loved silly stories.

Ralph Steadman

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

W. R. [William Ralph] Inge

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

Thomas Carlyle

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

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

Sigmund Freud

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

James Rouse

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

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

Alphonse De Lamartine

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

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

Thomas Jefferson

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

Edmund Burke

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

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

Elizabeth Gaskell

I like to watch mankind in its futile attempt to understand the unknown, when they don't even understand that which they know.

Terrence Howard

Let me look at the foulness and ugliness of my body. Let me see myself as an ulcerous sore running with every horrible and disgusting poison.

St. Ignatius Loyola

For this equilibrium now in sight, let us trust that mankind, as it has occurred in the greatest periods of its past, will find for itself a new code of ethics, common to all, made of tolerance, of courage, and of faith in the Spirit of men.

Albert Claude

To show the world what long experience gains, requires not courage, though it calls for pains; but at life's outset to inform mankind is a bold effort of a valiant mind.

George Crabbe

The proof that man is the noblest of all creatures is that no other creature has ever denied it.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg

I mean, after all; you have to consider we're only made out of dust. That's admittedly not much to go on and we shouldn't forget that. But even considering, I mean it's a sort of bad beginning, we're not doing too bad. So I personally have faith that even in this lousy situation we're faced with we can make it. You get me?

Philip K. Dick

If we were to select the most intelligent, imaginative, energetic, and emotionally stable third of mankind, all races would be present.

Franz Boas

Many things about our bodies would not seem to us so filthy and obscene if we did not have the idea of nobility in our heads.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg

For male and female alike, the bodies of the other sex are messages signaling what we must do -- they are glowing signifiers of our own necessities.

John Updike

It is so much more difficult to live with one's body than with one's soul. One's body is so much more exacting: what it won't have it won't have, and nothing can make bitter into sweet.

D. H. Lawrence

Why am I so determined to put the shoulder where it belongs? Women have very round shoulders that push forward slightly; this touches me and I say: One must not hide that! Then someone tells you: The shoulder is on the back. I've never seen women with shoulders on their backs.

Coco Chanel

It is a sign of a dull nature to occupy oneself deeply in matters that concern the body; for instance, to be over much occupied about exercise, about eating and drinking, about easing oneself, about sexual intercourse.

Epictetus

Man is but a reed, the most feeble thing in nature; but he is a thinking reed. The entire universe need not arm itself to crush him. A vapour, a drop of water suffices to kill him. But, if the Universe were to crush him, man would still be more noble than that which killed him, because he knows that he dies and the advantage which the universe has over him; the universe knows nothing of this.

Blaise Pascal

The history of the human race, viewed as a whole, may be regarded as the realization of a hidden plan of nature to bring about a political constitution, internally, and for this purpose, also externally perfect, as the only state in which all the capacities implanted by her in mankind can be fully developed.

Immanuel Kant

Many people treat their bodies as if they were rented from Hertz-something they are using to get around in but nothing they genuinely care about understanding.

Chungliang Al Huang

My skull, my eyes, my nose three times, my jaw, my shoulder, my chest, two fingers, a knee, everything from the top of my head to the bottom of my feet. Listing what body parts he has broken

Jackie Chan

Why do we spend years using up our bodies to nurture our minds with experience and find our minds turning then to our exhausted bodies for solace?

Unknown

The fact that man knows right from wrong proves his intellectual superiority to other creatures; but the fact that he can do wrong proves his moral inferiority to any creature that cannot.

Mark Twain

Our generation is realistic for we have come to know man as he really is.After all, man is that being who has invented the gas chambers of Auschwitz; however, he is also that being who has entered those gas chambers upright, with the Lord's Prayer or Shema Yisrael on his lips.

Victor Frankl

Periods of tranquility are seldom prolific of creative achievement. Mankind has to be stirred up.

Alfred North Whitehead

An impersonal and scientific knowledge of the structure of our bodies is the surest safeguard against prurient curiosity and lascivious gloating.

Marie Carmichael Stopes

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