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Nothing is so healing as the human touch.
Human bodies are designed for regular physical activity. The sedentary nature of much of modern life probably plays a significant role in the epidemic incidence of depression today. Many studies show that depressed patients who stick to a regimen of aerobic exercise improve as much as those treated with medication.
You cannot achieve environmental security and human development without addressing the basic issues of health and nutrition.
Gro Harlem Brundtland
Climate change is a global problem. The planet is warming because of the growing level of greenhouse gas emissions from human activity. If this trend continues, truly catastrophic consequences are likely to ensue from rising sea levels, to reduced water availability, to more heat waves and fires.
The business of business is relationships; the business of life is human connection.
Robin S. Sharma
The marvelous richness of human experience would lose something of rewarding joy if there were no limitations to overcome. The hilltop hour would not be half so wonderful if there were no dark valleys to traverse.
The basic fact about human existence is not that it is a tragedy, but that it is a bore. It is not so much a war as an endless standing in line.
H. L. Mencken
The aim of a joke is not to degrade the human being, but to remind him that he is already degraded.
I get those fleeting, beautiful moments of inner peace and stillness - and then the other 23 hours and 45 minutes of the day, I'm a human trying to make it through in this world.
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
In time, we shall be in a position to bestow on South Africa the greatest possible gift - a more human face.
Enslave the liberty of but one human being and the liberties of the world are put in peril.
William Lloyd Garrison
If I could get my membership fee back, I'd resign from the human race.
Without a doubt, stem cell research will lead to the dramatic improvement in the human condition and will benefit millions of people.
Time perspective is one of the most powerful influences on all of human behavior. We're trying to show how people become biased to being exclusively past-, present- or future-oriented.
There is a collective as well as an individual humor inclining peoples to sadness or cheerfulness, making them see things in bright or somber lights. In fact, only society can pass a collective opinion on the value of human life; for this the individual is incompetent.
Altruism is one of the most fundamentally social impulses, and doing things for others without expecting anything in return is core to what makes us human. This is why, from the day Facebook Platform launched in 2007, Causes has been honored to be one of the most popular applications, with over 140 million users.
As humans, we're going to make mistakes. It's what makes us human, and most of the time, the most effective way of learning is from a mistake.
The eye of a human being is a microscope, which makes the world seem bigger than it really is.
Human beings must be known to be loved; but Divine beings must be loved to be known.
Art is the final cunning of the human soul which would rather do anything than face the gods.
I'm for human lib, the liberation of all people, not just black people or female people or gay people.
The measure of a decent human being is how he or she treats the defenseless.
One's own self-worth is tied to the worth of the community to which one belongs, which is intimately connected to humanity in general. What happens in Darfur becomes an assault on my own community, and on me as an individual. That's what the human family is all about.
It is only through such real-life daily struggles and challenges that a genuine sensitivity to human rights can be inculcated. This is a truth that is not limited to school education: it applies to all of us.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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