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Human beings must be known to be loved but Divine beings must be loved to be known.
– Pascal
Human beings who blind themselves to human need make themselves less human.
– William Sloane Coffin
Human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives.
– William James
Human beings, for all their pretensions, have a remarkable propensity for lending themselves to classification somewhere within neatly labelled categories. Even the outrageous exceptions may be classified as outrageous exceptions
– W. J. Reichmann
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
– Douglas Adams
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others…
– Douglas Adams
Human brutes, like other beasts, find snares and poison in the provision of life, and are allured by their appetites to their destruction.
– Jonathan Swift
Human consciousness arose but a minute before midnight on the geological clock. Yet we mayflies try to bend an ancient world to our purposes, ignorant perhaps of the messages buried in its long history. Let us hope that we are still in the early morning of our April day.
– Stephen Jay Gould
Human development is a form of chronological unfairness, since late-comers are able to profit by the labors of their predecessors without paying the same price.
– Alexander Herzen
Human Dignity has gleamed only now and then and here and there, in lonely splendor, throughout the ages, a hope of the better men, never an achievement of the majority.
– James Thurber
Human excellence means nothing unless it works with the consent of God.
– Euripides
Human experience, like the stern-lights of a ship at sea, illumines only the path which we have passed over.
– Coleridge
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
– H. G. Wells
Human history’s the most funny and yet the most tragic discovery will be the discovery of the religious people that all religions are man-made! And this childish discovery will enable the pious to make an intellectual jump in upwards direction. The devout will turn into a progressive man and the history will flow faster in the progressive direction.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Human judges can show mercy. But against the laws of nature, there is no appeal.
– Arthur C. Clarke
Human kind cannot bear much reality.
– T. S. Eliot
Human kind is made up of two sexes, women and men. Is it possible that a mass is improved by the improvement of only one part and the other part is ignored? Is it possible that if half of a mass is tied to earth with chains and the other half can soar into skies?
– M.K. Ataturk
Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.
– Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Human life is a continuous thread which each of us spins to his own pattern, rich and complex in meaning. There are no natural knots in it. Yet knots form, nearly always in adolescence.
– Henri Estienne
Human life is driven forward by its dim apprehension of notions too general for its existing language.
– Alfred North Whitehead
Human memory is a marvelous but fallacious instrument. The memories which lie within us are not carved in stone; not only do they tend to become erased as the years go by, but often they change, or even increase by incorporating extraneous features.
– Primo Levi
Human mind can grasp everything in the universe; but it cannot change everything!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Human misery is too great for men to do without faith.
– Heinrich Heine
Human nature constitutes a part of the evidence in every case.
– Elisha Potter
Human nature is not of itself vicious.
– Thomas Paine

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