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Reason and justice tell me there's more love for humanity in electricity and steam than in chastity and vegetarianism.
Politeness is the flower of humanity.
Humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober, responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious, and immature.
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.
Without lies humanity would perish of despair and boredom.
Using the power you derive from the discovery of the truth about racism in South Africa, you will help us to remake our part of the world into a corner of the globe on which all - of which all of humanity can be proud.
It would be nice to feel that we are a better world, a world of more compassion and a world of more humanity, and to believe in the basic goodness of man.
If we were to wipe out insects alone on this planet, the rest of life and humanity with it would mostly disappear from the land. Within a few months.
E. O. Wilson
The biological evolutionary perception of life and of human qualities is radically different from that of traditional religion, whether it's Southern Baptist or Islam or any religion that believes in a supernatural supervalance over humanity.
E. O. Wilson
Secular humanists can sit around and talk about their love of humanity, but it doesn't stack up against a two-millennium-old funeral high mass.
E. O. Wilson
In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute.
Humanity either makes, or breeds, or tolerates all its afflictions.
William Arthur Ward
It is not in giving life but in risking life that man is raised above the animal; that is why superiority has been accorded in humanity not to the sex that brings forth but to that which kills.
Simone de Beauvoir
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.
Be nice to the whites, they need you to rediscover their humanity.
Genius, like humanity, rusts for want of use.
This contradiction lies here: they wish God, and they wish humanity. They persist in connecting two terms which, once separated, can come together again only to destroy each other.
Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity.
It may be, it just may be, that life as we know it with its humanity is more unique than many have thought.
Lyndon B. Johnson
My illness has taught me something about the nature of humanity, love, brotherhood and relationships that I never understood, and probably never would have. So, from that standpoint, there is some truth and good in everything.
I believe if there is any place left where the humanity is still visible, it can not be anywhere else than in an Islamic society. Time would come when the world would be obliged to accept this reality.
No part of the human community can live entirely on its own planet, with its own laws of motion and cut off from the rest of humanity.
Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
R. Buckminster Fuller
Without words, without writing and without books there would be no history, there could be no concept of humanity.
I hardly can sleep. I feel that my target now is really to save Mother Earth for humanity. And it's doable.
Death is really a great blessing for humanity, without it there could be no real progress. People who lived for ever would not only hamper and discourage the young, but they would themselves lack sufficient stimulus to be creative.
Our behavior toward each other is the strangest, most unpredictable, and most unaccountable of all the phenomena with which we are obliged to live. In all of nature, there is nothing so threatening to humanity as humanity itself.
Humanity, you never had it to begin with.
Religion without humanity is very poor human stuff.
The great mass of humanity should never learn to read or write.
David Herbert Lawrence
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