Humanity Quotes, Sayings about being human
Difference between religions and humanity. Religions tell you to spend thousands of dollars on pilgrimage and distribution of holy books, while humanity tells you to spend that money on your neighbor who is starving to death, and on people living in poverty.
When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion.
– Dale Carnegie
If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.
– Mother Teresa
There is always more misery among the lower classes than there is humanity in the higher.
– Victor Hugo
To my conscience, Humanity is the Mother of all religions. Be the Human and Being Human raise the standard of Humanity.
– Kamal Haasan
Every single time you help somebody stand up, you are helping humanity rise.
– Steve Maraboli
The satisfaction you receive from doing things that benefits others greatly exceeds the satisfaction you receive from doing things that only benefit yourself.
Being a Humanist means trying to behave decently without expectation of rewards or punishment after you are dead.
– Kurt Vonnegut
We people, when we feel pain, it is an indication that we are alive. But when we feel the pain that does not belong to us, but to others – it is then that we know, we are humans.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
– George Orwell
My mission in life is not only to enjoy life, but to help others to feel the joy of life.
– Debasish Mridha
Humanity’s true moral test, its fundamental test consists of its attitude towards those who are at its mercy: animals.
– Milan Kundera
If I thought I was going to die tomorrow, I should nevertheless plant a tree today.
– Stephan Girard
There is a universal respect and even admiration for those who are humble and simple by nature, and who have absolute confidence in all human beings irrespective of their social status.
– Nelson Mandela
Let there be justice for all. Let there be peace for all. Let there be work, bread, water and salt for all. Let each know that for each the body, the mind and the soul have been freed to fulfill themselves.
– Nelson Mandela
In the faces of men and women, I see God.
– Walt Whitman
If nobody spoke unless he had something to say, the human race would very soon lose the use of speech.
– W. Somerset Maugham, The Painted Veil
Humanity has only scratched the surface of its real potential.
– Peace Pilgrim
The great gift of Easter is hope – Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake.
– Basil C. Hume
Words are singularly the most powerful force available to humanity. We can choose to use this force constructively with words of encouragement, or destructively using words of despair. Words have energy and power with the ability to help, to heal, to hinder, to hurt, to harm, to humiliate and to humble.
– Yehuda Berg
If you think that there is injustice in the world and that God does not act then it is because God has Hope in humanity.
Acceptance is the truest kinship with humanity.
To deny people their human rights is to challenge their very humanity.
– Nelson Mandela
The average dog is a nicer person than the average person.
– Andy Rooney
The purpose of human life is to serve and to show compassion and the will to help others.
– Albert Schweitzer