40 Mankind Quotes

  • Mankind’s greatest gift is that we have free choice. – Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

 

  • The World is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion. – Thomas Paine

 

  • Man is the only animal that laughs and has a state legislature. – Samuel Butler

 

  • The human race is governed by its imagination. – Napoleon Bonaparte

 

  • The next evolutionary step for mankind is to move from man to kind.  – Unknown

 

  • Mankind must put an end to war before war puts an end to mankind. – John F. Kennedy

 

  • Mankind must learn to coexist with each other to create a peaceful world. – Lailah Gifty Akita

 

  • Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is. – Albert Camus

 

  • Man is not worried by real problems so much as by his imagined anxieties about real problems. – Epictetus

 

  • Mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable, than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed. – Thomas Jefferson

 

  • Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind. – Theodore Roosevelt

 

  • Humans beings always do the most intelligent thing after they’ve tried every stupid alternative and none of them have worked. – Richard Buckminster Fuller

 

  • Mankind must live in a harmony with one another in order to have a peaceful world. – Lailah Gifty Akita

 

  • The more we take, the less there is for future generations. – Phil Kingston

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  • All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, those that are movable, and those that move. – Benjamin Franklin

 

  • Mankind always sets itself only such tasks as it can solve; since, looking at the matter more closely, we will always find that the task itself arises only when the material conditions necessary for its solution already exist or are at least in the process of formation. – Karl Marx

 

  • Thought is the wind, knowledge the sail, and mankind the vessel. – Augustus Hare

 

  • The greatest challenge facing mankind is the challenge of distinguishing reality from fantasy, truth from propaganda. -Michael Crichton

 

  • All human beings are also dream beings. Dreaming ties all mankind together. – Jack Kerouac

 

  • Mankind, which has always been a part of nature, has reached a point where it is too much for nature to accommodate. – Kobo Abe

 

  • The greater part of mankind judge of men only by their fashionableness or their fortune. – Francois de la Rochefoucauld

 

  • Man was designed in a way in which he must eat in order to give him a solid reason to go to work everyday. This helps to keep him out of trouble. God is wise. – Criss Jami

 

  • The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated. – William James

 

  • The strength of every individual is the grace for great work. – Lailah Gifty Akita

 

  • Mankind is like ocean, we only see the things which comes up! If we wanna know someone better we need a deeper dive. – Irfa Adam

 

  • Human nature is just about the only nature some people experience. – Terri Guillemets

 

  • We shall require a substantially new manner of thinking if mankind is to survive. – Albert Einstein

 

  • Mankind may amuse themselves with theoretic systems of liberty but we can only discern its true value by the practical and wretched effects of slavery. – Mercy Otis Warren

 

  • Mankind is divided into rich and poor, into property owners and exploited; and to abstract oneself from this fundamental division; and from the antagonism between poor and rich means abstracting oneself from fundamental facts. – Joseph Stalin

 

  • The only thing that will redeem mankind is cooperation. – Bertrand Russell

 

  • Mankind is interdependent, and the happiness of each depends upon the happiness of all, and it is this lesson that humanity has to learn today as the first and the last lesson. – Hazrat Inayat Khan

 

  • We leave as we came and, god willing, as we shall return, with peace, and hope for all mankind. – Gene Cernan

 

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

 

  • Mankind are greater gainers by suffering each other to live as seems good the themselves, than by compelling each other to live as seems good to the rest. – John Stuart Mill

 

  • All mankind being all equal and independent, no one ought to harm another in his life, health, liberty or possessions. – John Locke

 

  • Humanity is so much more than the sum of humans. – Unknown

 

  • Mankind invented a system to cope with the fact that we are so intrinsically lousy at manipulating numbers. It’s called the graph. – Charlie Munger

 

  • Mankind must remember that peace is not God’s gift to his creatures; peace is our gift to each other. – Elie Wiesel

 

  • Mankind has a divine duty, to be stewardship of the natural resources. – Lailah Gifty Akita