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Today more than ever we need creative minds to address the issues of the age. And one of the most urgent is this: How can humanity know so much, achieve so much, and still fail so many people so badly?~Abdullah II of Jordan

Age Today Humanity

My kids miss me when I'm away, but I don't mind living out of a suitcase. The U.K., U.S., France, Germany, Iraq... it's such a thrill meeting people of different cultures, learning about and from them. It's changed my perception about life, humanity and spirituality.~A. R. Rahman

Life Learning Humanity

With a tree, all the growth takes place at the growing tips. Humanity is exactly the same. All the growth takes place in the growing tip: among that one percent of the population. It's made up of pioneers, the beginners. That's where the action is.~Abraham Maslow

Tree Growth Humanity

My wish is for gay to become less of a label, and more of just one of many great colors in the collective box of humanity.~Adam Lambert

Great Humanity Colors

If we want to discover the full potential in our humanity, we need to celebrate those heartbreaking strengths and those glorious disabilities we all have. It is our humanity and all the potential within it that makes us beautiful.~Aimee Mullins

Beautiful Humanity

In the final forms of moral disengagement, wrongdoers treat adversaries as subhuman animalistic, demonic beings. Expunging any sense of shared humanity eliminates moral restraints.~Albert Bandura

Humanity Treat Moral

It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.~Albert Einstein

Technology Humanity Become

I consider the fact that thousands of children die each day from starvation and a lack of medicine a crisis for humanity and a problem we must collectively attempt to solve.~Alice Walker

Children Day Humanity

Without lies humanity would perish of despair and boredom.~Anatole France

Humanity Boredom Without

To photograph truthfully and effectively is to see beneath the surfaces and record the qualities of nature and humanity which live or are latent in all things.~Ansel Adams

Nature Humanity Live

Reason and justice tell me there's more love for humanity in electricity and steam than in chastity and vegetarianism.~Anton Chekhov

Love Justice Humanity

We don't need holy wars. What we need is tolerance and brotherhood and simple humanity.~Arlen Specter

Humanity Simple Tolerance

The test of our social commitment and humanity is how we treat the most powerless of our fellow citizens, the respect we accord to our fellow human beings. That is what reveals our true culture.~Azim Premji

Respect Culture Humanity

A movie is about human beings, about humanity.~Abbas Kiarostami

Humanity Human Movie

A realistic view of humanity will stop the proliferation of impossible injunctions.~Abdolkarim Soroush

Humanity Impossible View

We were put to Dickens as children but it never quite took. That unremitting humanity soon had me cheesed off.~Alan Bennett

Children Humanity Me

The wastefulness of indiscriminate plunder impoverishes a country, while it adds nothing to the support of the army; policy, as well as humanity to the inhabitants, dictates that all levies should be made according to established rules, and under the charge of discreet and competent officers.~Ambrose Burnside

Support Humanity Rules

Abortion is an attack on the family and the humanity that unites us all.~Alveda King

Family Humanity Abortion

Giving gifts to others is a fundamental activity, as old as humanity itself. Yet in the modern, complex world, the particulars of gift-giving can be extraordinarily challenging.~Andrew Weil

World Humanity Giving

Here in America, our use of time is not harmonious with humanity's better spirit.~Ali Shaheed Muhammad

Time Humanity America

I've often been asked what drives me, particularly through the last 50 years of abuse, and ridicule. What has kept me going is one word - care. I care enough about the land, the wildlife, people, the future of humanity. If you care enough, you will do whatever you have to do, no matter what the opposition.~Allan Savory

Future Humanity People

The Nuremberg trials of Nazi leaders, in open court before an international tribunal, had a profound long-term effect in bringing Germans back to democracy and humanity.~Anthony Lewis

Humanity Democracy Back

I love everybody. You have to embrace all facets of humanity; love and accept everyone as being part of yourself.~Ariel Pink

Love Humanity Yourself

The cultured man is an artist, an artist in humanity.~Ashley Montagu

Man Humanity Artist

By virtue of being born to humanity, every human being has a right to the development and fulfillment of his potentialities as a human being.~Ashley Montagu

Humanity Born Development

My work is focused on using data to tell stories and explore our common humanity.~Aaron Koblin

Work Humanity Data

My mom's a psychologist, and I think that has influenced me on a personal level. Plus, I'm just generally interested in visualization and humanity, social activity and technology, and what happens in aggregate.~Aaron Koblin

Mom Technology Humanity

I wanted to reveal how genetic code is translated into protein. I knew a great application could be for antibiotics, since half of the useful ones target the ribosomes, but I didn't believe I could contribute to it. It was like the next Mount Everest to conquer. It was my dream to contribute something to humanity.~Ada Yonath

Great Humanity Believe

I believe America is the most powerful country in the world and is a country that stands on principle. Its principles are enshrined in its very foundation and constitution, and it has a duty to serve humanity. America has a duty to follow its conscience to reject repression. It must reject oppression. It must reject humiliation.~Abdullah of Saudi Arabia

World Humanity Powerful

I believe that art elevates humanity. I feel incredibly privileged to be part of that.~Alexi Zentner

Art Humanity Believe

Oblivion is the rule and fame the exception, of humanity.~Antoine Rivarol

Humanity Fame Exception

It's true that humanity has seen a succession of crises, wars and atrocities, but this negative side is offset by advances in technology and cultural exchanges.~Abbe Pierre

Technology Humanity True

I liked the idea of all of humanity fitting inside a sugar cube because more than 99.9% of matter is space.~Alan Davies

Space Humanity Matter

There is something about hearing your president affirm your humanity that you don't know what effect it has until you hear it.~Andrew Sullivan

Humanity You Know

I think the American Western laid down a kind of subject matter that's about following your instinct or following your gut and having a sort of removed quality from your humanity. And I think Clint Eastwood helped to establish that.~Anson Mount

Humanity Quality American

We talk different languages, eat different foods, but all humanity has one ancestor, which started from one person, which started from one god.~Ashraf Barhom

God Humanity Talk

There is only one way in which one can endure man's inhumanity to man and that is to try, in one's own life, to exemplify man's humanity to man.~Alan Paton

Life Man Humanity

The cause of freedom is not the cause of a race or a sect, a party or a class-it is the cause of human kind, the very birthright of humanity.~Anna Julia Cooper

Freedom Humanity Party

You want to free the world, free humanity, from oppression? Look inside, look sideways, look at the hidden violence of language. Never forget that language is where the other, parallel violence, the cruelty exercised on the body, originates.~Ariel Dorfman

World Humanity Violence

Liberal capitalism is not at all the Good of humanity. Quite the contrary; it is the vehicle of savage, destructive nihilism.~Alain Badiou

Good Humanity Capitalism

A Truth is the subjective development of that which is at once both new and universal. New: that which is unforeseen by the order of creation. Universal: that which can interest, rightly, every human individual, according to his pure humanity.~Alain Badiou

Truth Humanity Creation

There was a huge lack of freedom in communist regimes, but at least they had humanity at the center of their thinking.~Alexis Tsipras

Freedom Thinking Humanity

I think 'The Hunger Games' has a really powerful message about survival, and sacrificing for the ones you love. It's almost like a warning for us to not lose touch of our humanity. We live in a world in which we watch other's misfortunes for entertainment.~Amandla Stenberg

Love World Humanity

I always think you have to show a degree of humanity and sensitivity when you're dealing with people in extreme circumstances.~Andrew Jarecki

Humanity People You

In all nations an exceptional man exists that compensates the deficiencies of the remainder. In those moments, when humanity is found collectively in a state of decadence, there always remain those exceptional beings as point of reference.~Augusto Roa Bastos

Man Humanity Moments