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God must love the common man, he made so many of them.
~ Abraham Lincoln

 

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Good and evil, reward and punishment, are the only motives to a rational creature: these are the spur and reins whereby all mankind are set on work, and guided.
~ John Locke

 

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Have you ever watched a crab on the shore crawling backward in search of the Atlantic Ocean, and missing? That's the way the mind of man operates.
~ H. L. Mencken

 

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How is it possible that a being with such sensitive jewels as the eyes, such enchanted musical instruments as the ears, and such fabulous arabesque of nerves as the brain can experience itself anything less than a god.
~ Alan W. Watts

 

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Human affairs are not serious, but they have to be taken seriously.
~ Iris Murdoch

 

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Human beings are the only animals of which I am thoroughly and cravenly afraid.
~ George Bernard Shaw

 

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Human beings, for all their pretensions, have a remarkable propensity for lending themselves to classification somewhere within neatly labeled categories. Even the outrageous exceptions may be classified as outrageous exceptions!
~ W.J. Reichmann

 

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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

 

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Humanity I love you because when you're hard up you pawn your intelligence to buy a drink
~ E.E. (Edward. E.) Cummings

 

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Humanity is the virtue of a woman, generosity that of a man.
~ Adam Smith

 

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Humans are amphibians -- half spirit and half animal. As spirits they belong to the eternal world, but as animals they inhabit time.
~ C. S. Lewis

 

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I am a member of the rabble in good standing.
~ Westbrook Pegler

 

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I am human and let nothing human be alien to me.
~ Terence

 

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I am not an Athenian, nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
~ Socrates

 

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I hate mankind, for I think of myself as one of the best of them, and I know how bad I am.
~ Samuel Johnson

 

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I have found little that is ''good'' about human beings on the whole. In my experience most of them are trash, no matter whether they publicly subscribe to this or that ethical doctrine or to none at all. That is something that you cannot say aloud, or perhaps even think.
~ Sigmund Freud

 

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I love mankind; it's people I can't stand.
~ Charles M. Schultz

 

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I love men, not for what unites them, but for what divides them, and I want to know most of all what gnaws at their hearts.
~ Guillaume Apollinaire

 

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I sometimes think that God in creating man somewhat overestimated his ability.
~ Oscar Wilde

 

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I teach you the Superman. Man is something that should be overcome.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche

 

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