Humankind Quotes

"Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many - not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some."
Charles Dickens

"I do not believe in a fate that falls on men how ever they act; but I do believe in a fate that falls on them unless they act."

"The sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago ... had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands. "
Havelock Ellis

"It would be fitting, I think, if among the last man-made tracks on earth would be found the huge footprints of the great brown bear. "
Earl Fleming

"Of all human powers operating on the affairs of mankind, none is greater than that of competition."
Henry Clay

"I've seen a look in dogs' eyes, a quickly vanishing look of amazed contempt, and I am convinced that basically dogs think humans are nuts."
John Steinbeck

"I don't think the human race will survive the next thousand years, unless we spread into space. "
Stephen Hawking

"The cat is the mirror of his human's mind. The dog mirrors his human's physical appearance.""
Winifred Carriere


"One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today."
Dale Carnegie

"A cat has absolute emotional honesty: human beings, for one reason or another, may hide their feelings, but a cat does not."
Ernest Hemingway

"An optimist is the human personification of spring."
Susan J. Bissonette