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We've been playing games since humanity had civilization - there is something primal about our desire and our ability to play games. It's so deep-seated that it can bypass latter-day cultural norms and biases.
Of course, we are all egoists. Egoism is so much a part of our humanity.
F. Sionil Jose
Climate change was a point of division between Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney. The president declared climate change a global threat, acknowledged that the actions of humanity were deepening the crisis, and pledged to do something about it if elected.
Saddam has committed many crimes against humanity and against his own people.
In real life, I don't fall in love with the guy who wines and dines me, I fall in love with the flaws and the humanity.
When you have a situation that's destructive, when there's tremendous inhumanity everywhere, you see how humanity survives in all of its different permutations.
I know of no greater work for humanity than in the cause of peace, which can only be achieved by the earnest efforts of nations and peoples.
Frank B. Kellogg
The brutalities of a fight with bare hands, the crushed nasal bones, maimed lips, and other disfigurements, which call for the utter abolition of boxing in the interests of humanity, at once disappear when the contestants cover their hands with large, soft-leather gloves.
John Boyle O'Reilly
In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute.
There is one thing the photograph must contain, the humanity of the moment. This kind of photography is realism. But realism is not enough - there has to be vision, and the two together can make a good photograph.
The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.
Clowning is a trick to get love close. I can hug 99 percent of people in the first second of contact if I'm in my clown character. The clown assumes your humanity. It assumes that, whatever trauma you've had, you can still love yourself.
We live in a materialist world, and materialism appeals so strongly to humanity, no matter where.
Literature is one of the most interesting and significant expressions of humanity.
P. T. Barnum
Humanity is a crazy contradiction. I accept us for who we are. We're not that great. Every time we take a step forward we go back to the same primitive behavior. We're meant to be this way. It's not our fault, it's just who we are.
We stand united, facing the big responsibility to change our country into a nation of justice, solidarity, humanity and green development.
If I seem to boast more than is becoming, my excuse is that I brag for humanity rather than for myself.
Henry David Thoreau
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.
Real education should consist of drawing the goodness and the best out of our own students. What better books can there be than the book of humanity?
Property as compared with humanity, as compared with the red blood in the American people, must take second place, not first place.
To punish the oppressors of humanity is clemency; to forgive them is cruelty.
True security is based on people's welfare - on a thriving economy, on strong public health and education programmes, and on fundamental respect for our common humanity. Development, peace, disarmament, reconciliation and justice are not separate from security; they help to underpin it.
For me, justice is the prime condition of humanity.
Abortion is an attack on the family and the humanity that unites us all.
This programme to stop nuclear by 2020 is just crazy. If there were a nuclear war, and humanity were wiped out, the Earth would breathe a sigh of relief.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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