Quotes on humanity

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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.
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Voltaire Quotes

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Today's world is one in which the age-old risks of humankind - the drought, floods, communicable diseases - are less of a problem than ever before. They have been replaced by risks of humanity's own making - the unintended side-effects of beneficial technologies and the intended effects of the technologies of war. Society must hope that the world's ability to assess and manage risks will keep pace with its ability to create them.
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J. Clarence Davies Quotes

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When we lose twenty pounds, we may be losing the twenty best pounds we have! We may be losing the pounds that contain our genius, our humanity, our love and honesty.
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Woody Allen Quotes

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Failure sometimes enlarges the spirit. You have to fall back upon humanity and God.
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Charles Horton Cooley Quotes

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Fear makes us feel our humanity.
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Benjamin Disraeli Quotes

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I am convinced all of humanity is born with more gifts than we know. Most are born geniuses and just get de-geniused rapidly.
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Buckminster Fuller Quotes

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Learn to reverence night and to put away the vulgar fear of it, for, with the banishment of night from the experience of man, there vanishes as well a religious emotion, a poetic mood, which gives depth to the adventure of humanity.
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Henry Beston Quotes

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If everyone howled at every injustice, every act of barbarism, every act of unkindness, then we would be taking the first step towards a real humanity.
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Nelson DeMille Quotes

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 helping  humanity  

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The trained nurse has become one of the great blessings of humanity, taking a place beside the physician and the priest...
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William Osler Quotes

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The earth is the general and equal possession of all humanity and therefore cannot be the property of individuals.
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Leo Tolstoy Quotes

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 property  humanity  

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