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Humanity Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Humanity

Please enjoy these Humanity Quotes from the wise, the romantic, and the famous of the past and present.

"Hurry up" ranks right up there with "you need to"
as a destroyer of our humanity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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When a person doesn't have gratitude,
something is missing in his or her humanity.
A person can almost be defined by
his or her attitude toward gratitude.
- Elie Wiesel

You are important. You are the star -
the only star - of your own life show.
Everyone else is a bit player in the great drama of your life.
Be of service to humanity, but never be anyone's doormat.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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.

 

Great talents are the most lovely
and often the most dangerous
fruits on the tree of humanity.
They hang upon the most slender twigs
that are easily snapped off.
- Carl Jung

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.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I choose acceptance and compassion toward all humanity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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A generous heart, kind speech,
and a life of service and compassion
are the things which renew humanity.
- The Buddha

Part of our essential humanity is paying respect to what God gave us
and what will be here a long time after we're gone.
- William J. Clinton

My vision of a real humanity is of pure individuals
relating to each other, but not tied in any relationship.
They will be loving to each other,
but not being possessive of each other.
They will be sharing with each other
all their joys and all their blessings,
but never even in their dreams thinking of dominating,
thinking of enslaving the other person.
- Osho (Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh)

You must not lose faith in humanity.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Suspended between earth and sky,
my humanity draws from both,
my tendrils reach for the energies of each.
Spirit and Ground - equal yet opposite,
the lightness and the solidarity,
the ephemeral and the substantial.
The substantial is no more and no less
than the ephemeral - merely different.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If humanity does not opt for integrity we are through completely.
It is absolutely touch and go.
Each one of us could make the difference.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

The 3 Rs that Plague Humanity:
Regret, Resentment, and Revenge.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The choice is to work alone to be a little
more successful than the next person,
or to work together for the great betterment of humanity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Compassion becomes real when we recognize our shared humanity.
- Pema Chodron

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries.
Without them humanity cannot survive.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

I see humanity now as one vast plant,
needing for its highest fulfillment only love,
the natural blessings of the great outdoors,
and intelligent crossing and selection.
- Luther Burbank

Is the system going to flatten you out
and deny you your humanity,
or are you going to be able to make use of the system
to the attainment of human purposes?
- Joseph Campbell

My father was a farmer and my mother was a farmer,
but, my childhood was very good.
I am very grateful for my childhood,
because it was full of gladness and good humanity.
- Roberto Benigni

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

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

Love, hope, fear, faith - these make humanity;
These are its sign and note and character.
- Robert Browning Hamilton

What is admirable about those
who have been of great service to humanity
is not that they suffered in being of service,
but that they found their source of happiness
(joy if you prefer) in that service.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Nor shall derision prove powerful against those who
listen to humanity or those who follow in the footsteps of divinity,
for they shall live forever.
Forever.
- Khalil Gibran

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

Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Compassion is not a relationship between the healer and the wounded.
It's a relationship between equals.
Only when we know our own darkness well
can we be present with the darkness of others.
Compassion becomes real when we recognize our shared humanity.
- Pema Chodron

What is a miracle? To some, it is an act of God.
To others, something amazing, extraordinary, or unexpected.
To me, Life is a miracle.
Everything that happens is a miracle.
There is no reason for me to exist as I do -
no reason for humanity, the universe, or the laws of Nature.
Energy, mass, gravity and the rest of existence
are all so improbable.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Humanity is never so beautiful as when praying for forgiveness,
or else forgiving another.
- Jean Paul

Reporters thrive on the world's misfortune.
For this reason they often take an indecent pleasure
in events that dismay the rest of humanity.
- Russell Baker

If I seem to boast more than is becoming,
my excuse is that I brag
for humanity rather than for myself.
- Henry David Thoreau

I am one of those who think like Nobel,
that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
- Marie Curie

All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance
and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

Cities are the greatest creations of humanity.
- Daniel Libeskind

From our broadcasting box you can't see any grass at all.
It is simply a carpet of humanity.
- Richie Benaud

Someday I want to be rich.
Some people get so rich they lose all respect for humanity.
That's how rich I want to be.
- Rita Rudner

The greater part of humanity is too much harassed and
fatigued by the struggle with want,
to rally itself for a new and sterner struggle with error.
- Friedrich Schiller

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

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

One must love humanity in order to reach out into the
unique essence of each individual:
no one can be too low or too ugly.
- Georg Buchner

Our country is not the only thing to which we owe our allegiance.
It is also owed to justice and to humanity.
- James Bryce

All the great things of humanity have been accomplished
in the name of absolute principles.
- Ernest Renan

Complete and total perfection will come about only
when we feel that our perfection is no perfections
as long as the rest of humanity remains imperfect.
- Sri Chinmoy

There are those who will say that the liberation of humanity,
the freedom of man and mind is nothing but a dream.
They are right.
It is the American Dream.
- Archibald MacLeish

Humanity is the virtue of a woman, generosity that of a man.
- Adam Smith

Humanity may endure the loss of everything;
all its possessions may be turned away without infringing its true dignity -
all but the possibility of improvement.
- Johann Gottlieb Fichte

Certain periods in history suddenly lift humanity to
an observation point where a clear light falls upon a world previously dark.
- Anne Sullivan Macy

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

The possible is constantly being redefined,
and I care deeply about helping humanity move forward.
- Paul Allen

France, for example, loves at the same time history and the drama,
because the one explores the vast destinies of humanity,
and the other the individual lot of man.
- Alfred de Vigny

We are all members of a single humanity,
inside our hearts we all speak the same language,
we all love our children and our parents,
we all live in the same world.
- Marc Forne Molne

A few great minds are enough to endow humanity with monstrous power,
but a few great hearts are not enough to make us worthy of using it.
- Jean Rostand

Love is the crowning grace of humanity.
- Petrarch

To punish the oppressors of humanity is clemency;
to forgive them is cruelty.
- Maximilien Robespierre

If everyone howled at every injustice,
every act of barbarism, every act of unkindness,
then we would be taking the first step towards a real humanity.
- Nelson DeMille

All of us are guinea pigs in the laboratory of God.
Humanity is just a work in progress.
- Tennessee Williams

Without lies humanity would perish of despair and boredom.
- Anatole France

While the rest of the world has been improving technology,
Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
- Maya Angelou

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

For the larger interest of humanity,
Islamic society presents the safest place on this planet.
- Jermaine Jackson

Reason and justice tell me there's more love for humanity
in electricity and steam than in chastity and vegetarianism.
- Anton Chekhov

Anyway, I just haven't been able to find any humanity
in any Republican candidate ever in my entire life.
- Alan Rudolph

Humanity has only scratched the surface of its real potential.
- Peace Pilgrim

The historic ascent of humanity, taken as a whole,
may be summarized as a succession of victories of consciousness over blind forces -
in nature,
in society, in man himself.
- Leon Trotsky

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

Humanity is not a church made of stone,
in which vault after vault lies open.
- Goran Persson

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

It is in literature that the concrete outlook of humanity receives its expression.
- Alfred North Whitehead

It is not tolerable, it is not possible,
that from so much death, so much sacrifice and ruin,
so much heroism, a greater and better humanity shall not emerge.
- Charles de Gaulle


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