Humanity Quotes

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive.
Dalai Lama XIV, The Art of Happiness

Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Humanity Quotes
Humanity Quotes

What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error; let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.

Humanity I love you because when you're hard up you pawn your intelligence to buy a drink.
E. E. cummings

Life is to be lived, not controlled; and humanity is won by continuing to play in face of certain defeat.
Ralph Ellison

If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.
Mother Teresa

There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.

We cannot despair of humanity, since we ourselves are human beings.
Albert EinsteinBy cultivating the beautiful we scatter the seeds of heavenly flowers, as by doing good we cultivate those that belong to humanity.
Robert A. Heinlein

Property as compared with humanity, as compared with the red blood in the American people, must take second place, not first place.
Woodrow Wilson

The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.
Leo Tolstoy

It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason, and justice tell me I ought to do.
Edmund Burke

Progress is the attraction that moves humanity.
Marcus Garvey

Our humanity rests upon a series of learned behaviors, woven together into patterns that are infinitely fragile and never directly inherited.
Margaret Mead

Progress is the attraction that moves humanity.
Marcus Garvey

Lies are essential to humanity. They are perhaps as important as the pursuit of pleasure and moreover are dictated by that pursuit.
Marcel Proust

Hell is an outrage on humanity. When you tell me that your deity made you in his image, I reply that he must have been very ugly.
Victor Hugo

Fanaticism obliterates the feelings of humanity.
Edward Gibbon

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

Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.
Horace Mann

Be nice to the whites, they need you to rediscover their humanity.
Desmond Tutu

We're all of us guinea pigs in the laboratory of God. Humanity is just a work in progress.
Tennessee Williams

Passion is universal humanity. Without it religion, history, romance and art would be useless.
Honore de Balzac

The more humanity advances, the more it is degraded.
Gustave Flaubert

Each contact with a human being is so rare, so precious, one should preserve it.
Anaïs Nin

All humanity is passion; without passion, religion, history, novels, art would be ineffectual.
Honore de Balzac

Show me the person you honor, for I know better by that the kind of person you are. For you show me what your idea of humanity is.
Thomas Carlyle

Evil is not to be traced back to the individual but to the collective behavior of humanity.
Reinhold Niebuhr

Without lies humanity would perish of despair and boredom.
Anatole France

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.
Tom Robbins