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The human mind will not be confined to any limits.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A belief in hell and the knowledge that every ambition is doomed to frustration at the hands of a skeleton have never prevented the majority of human beings from behaving as though death were no more than an unfounded rumor.
I saw a human pyramid once. It was very unnecessary.
If all of us acted in unison as I act individually there would be no wars and no poverty. I have made myself personally responsible for the fate of every human being who has come my way.
The human father has to be confronted and recognized as human, as man who created a child and then, by his absence, left the child fatherless and then Godless.
It is by suffering that human beings become angels.
In my opinion, there is no aspect of reality beyond the reach of the human mind.
Human subtlety will never devise an invention more beautiful, more simple or more direct than does nature because in her inventions nothing is lacking, and nothing is superfluous.
Leonardo da Vinci
The human soul has still greater need of the ideal than of the real. It is by the real that we exist; it is by the ideal that we live.
There is a mysterious cycle in human events. To some generations much is given. Of other generations much is expected. This generation of Americans has a rendezvous with destiny.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
No institution can possibly survive if it needs geniuses or supermen to manage it. It must be organized in such a way as to be able to get along under a leadership composed of average human beings.
Speech is human, silence is divine, yet also brutish and dead: therefore we must learn both arts.
I do not regard a broker as a member of the human race.
Honore de Balzac
No human being, however great, or powerful, was ever so free as a fish.
There are strings in the human heart that had better not be vibrated.
Seldom, very seldom, does complete truth belong to any human disclosure; seldom can it happen that something is not a little disguised, or a little mistaken.
All human actions are equivalent and all are on principle doomed to failure.
It destroys one's nerves to be amiable every day to the same human being.
Hairdressers are a wonderful breed. You work one-on-one with another human being and the object is to make them feel so much better and to look at themselves with a twinkle in their eye.
America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense human rights invented America.
The moment you have a child, in an instant your life is not for you, and your life is completely, 100 percent dedicated to another human being, and they will always come first. It changes you forever. It changes your perspective, and it gives you a nice purpose and focus.
When it comes to controlling human beings, there is no better instrument than lies. Because you see, humans live by beliefs. And beliefs can be manipulated. The power to manipulate beliefs is the only thing that counts.
A string of excited, fugitive, miscellaneous pleasures is not happiness; happiness resides in imaginative reflection and judgment, when the picture of one's life, or of human life, as it truly has been or is, satisfies the will, and is gladly accepted.
Some day science may have the existence of mankind in power, and the human race can commit suicide by blowing up the world.
Evil is not something superhuman, it's something less than human.
John F. Kennedy
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