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Humanity Quotes

Although there is no end to the horror and cruelty in this world, its the tender feelings of love, caring, forgiveness and other noteworthy values in humans, which makes our lives most compassionate and admirable. The aspect of humanity, which holds the human ethics, ushers in the peace, love and courage in one’s life. With the essence of humanity people have learn t the eternal joy of inherent responsibility and generosity, which makes life worth living. Read these famous compassion quotations and sayings in the article and explore its beauty in the world.

H. L. Mencken

The urge to save humanity is almost always a false front for the urge to rule.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

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.

Dalai Lama

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.

William Wordsworth

For I have learned to look on nature, not as in the hour of thoughtless youth, but hearing oftentimes the still, sad music of humanity.

Saint Thomas Aquinas

By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments.

Hippocrates

Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity.

Billy Joel

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.

Horace Mann

Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

Malcolm X

I believe in human beings, and that all human beings should be respected as such, regardless of their color.

Edgar Allan Poe

I have no faith in human perfectability. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. Man is now only more active - not more happy - nor more wise, than he was 6000 years ago.

Thomas Mann

Every reasonable human being should be a moderate Socialist.

Eric Hoffer

It is easier to love humanity as a whole than to love one's neighbor.

Elie Wiesel

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.

Cameron Diaz

I think I've become more comfortable about being a human being.

Lily Collins

I'm constantly surprised by human nature and humanity. And I think that's why I love what I do: because I love to story-tell and bring new characters to life.

Theodore Roosevelt

The pacifist is as surely a traitor to his country and to humanity as is the most brutal wrongdoer.

Nelson Mandela

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

Hillary Clinton

To me you cannot be fully human, fully civilised, unless you recognise humanity in everyone.

Thomas Hobbes

The condition of man... is a condition of war of everyone against everyone.

Sri Sathya Sai Baba

However great an intellectual may be, however great one may be as a scholar or a man of learning, one has also to acquire humanness. Without humanness, scholarship and intellectual eminence are of no value.

Charles Bukowski

Humanity, you never had it to begin with.

Desmond Tutu

My humanity is bound up in yours, for we can only be human together.

Togetherness
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Science is a beautiful gift to humanity; we should not distort it.

Margaret Mead

Our humanity rests upon a series of learned behaviors, woven together into patterns that are infinitely fragile and never directly inherited.

Togetherness
Tony Blair

And just as the terrorist seeks to divide humanity in hate, so we have to unify it around an idea. And that idea is liberty.

Mahatma Gandhi

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.

Thomas Jefferson

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Elie Wiesel

When a person doesn't have gratitude, something is missing in his or her humanity.

Tom Cruise

Saddam has committed many crimes against humanity and against his own people.

Prince Charles

On an increasingly crowded planet, humanity faces many threats - but none is greater than climate change. It magnifies every hazard and tension of our existence.

Leon Trotsky

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.

Isaac Asimov

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.

Billy Joel

If you make music for the human needs you have within yourself, then you do it for all humans who need the same things. You enrich humanity with the profound expression of these feelings.

There will be no end to the troubles of states, or of humanity itself, till philosophers become kings in this world, or till those we now call kings and rulers really and truly become philosophers, and political power and philosophy thus come into the same hands.

Joseph Campbell

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?

William Arthur Ward

Humanity either makes, or breeds, or tolerates all its afflictions.

Joseph Campbell

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.

Martin Luther

War is the greatest plague that can afflict humanity, it destroys religion, it destroys states, it destroys families. Any scourge is preferable to it.

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Elon Musk

The future of humanity is going to bifurcate in two directions: Either it's going to become multiplanetary, or it's going to remain confined to one planet and eventually there's going to be an extinction event.

Man is subject to innumerable pains and sorrows by the very condition of humanity, and yet, as if nature had not sown evils enough in life, we are continually adding grief to grief and aggravating the common calamity by our cruel treatment of one another.

Voltaire

What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error; let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.

Nature Tolerance Law
Keanu Reeves

The whole aspect of cinema and film festivals should be a moment to come together and celebrate art and humanity. It would be a shame if there was such a divide.

Art Togetherness
Hillary Clinton

Dignity does not come from avenging insults, especially from violence that can never be justified. It comes from taking responsibility and advancing our common humanity.

Adam Smith

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

Desmond Tutu

Be nice to whites, they need you to rediscover their humanity.

Hermann Hesse

Without words, without writing and without books there would be no history, there could be no concept of humanity.

Words History Writing
Anton Chekhov

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

Human beings may well be unable to break free of the dictatorship of greed that spreads like a miasma over the world, but no longer will we be an inarticulate and ignorant humanity, confused by our enslavement to superior cruelty and weaponry.

Laurence Sterne

In all unmerciful actions, the worst of men pay this compliment at least to humanity, as to endeavour to wear as much of the appearance of it, as the case will well let them.

We have a choice about how we take what happens to us in our life and whether or not we allow it to turn us. We can become consumed by hate and darkness, or we're able to regain our humanity somehow, or come to terms with things and learn something about ourselves.

Carl Jung

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.

James Madison

To the press alone, chequered as it is with abuses, the world is indebted for all the triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression.

Reason World Lonliness
Marcel Proust

Lies are essential to humanity. They are perhaps as important as the pursuit of pleasure and moreover are dictated by that pursuit.

Woodrow Wilson

Property as compared with humanity, as compared with the red blood in the American people, must take second place, not first place.

Benjamin Disraeli

Fear makes us feel our humanity.

Elon Musk

If humanity doesn't land on Mars in my lifetime, I would be very disappointed.

Henry Miller

The man who is forever disturbed about the condition of humanity either has no problems of his own or has refused to face them.

Kanye West

The dinosaurs aren't remembered for much more than their bones. When humanity's gone, what do we give to this little planet that we're on, and what could we do collectively, removing the pride?

I have an idea for a Godzilla movie that I've always wanted to do. The whole idea of Godzilla's role in Tokyo, where he's always battling these other monsters, saving humanity time and again - wouldn't Godzilla become God? It would be called 'Living Under the Rule of Godzilla.'

Anatole France

Without lies humanity would perish of despair and boredom.

Desmond Tutu

Be nice to the whites, they need you to rediscover their humanity.

I really do encourage other manufacturers to bring electric cars to market. It's a good thing, and they need to bring it to market and keep iterating and improving and make better and better electric cars, and that's what going to result in humanity achieving a sustainable transport future. I wish it was growing faster than it is.

Rita Rudner

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.

Billy Graham

Death wasn't part of God's original plan for humanity, and the Bible calls death an enemy - the last enemy to be destroyed.

Samuel Johnson

The return of my birthday, if I remember it, fills me with thoughts which it seems to be the general care of humanity to escape.

William Gibson

If I write something set 60 years in the future, I am going to have to explain how humanity got there, and that's becoming quite a big job.

In 'The Secret Agent,' it's basically a character that was admired by Theodore Kaczynski, which is some fan mail you don't really want to open. This is a man who is a chemist and who specializes in making bombs and despises humanity.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Science is global. Einstein's equation, E=mc2, has to reach everywhere. Science is a beautiful gift to humanity, we should not distort it. Science does not differentiate between multiple races.

Walt Whitman

To the real artist in humanity, what are called bad manners are often the most picturesque and significant of all.

Artists

We keep putting on programmes about famine in Ethiopia; that's what's happening. Too many people there. They can't support themselves - and it's not an inhuman thing to say. It's the case. Until humanity manages to sort itself out and get a coordinated view about the planet it's going to get worse and worse.

Marilyn Monroe

Creativity has got to start with humanity and when you're a human being, you feel, you suffer. You're gay, you're sick, you're nervous or whatever.

There's, you know, there's an ideology behind Ultron that makes him more unique that just a bad guy. He doesn't wanna just kill the Avengers. He doesn't wanna just destroy the world. He has these monologues and these beautiful speeches that kind of embody a certain mentality about what's wrong with humanity.

Khalil Gibran

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.

Mark Twain

But who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most?

D. H. Lawrence

The great mass of humanity should never learn to read or write.

Lady Gaga

We are not actually equal - humanity - if we are not allowed to freely love one another.

It's also a reminder that humanity is not alone and all things, including poor economies, happen for a reason.

This Diwali I wish you get a lot of crackers but you don’t get a match box to light them. Save environment, so no to crackers