Right now, what human beings are suffering is not their bondage, they are suffering their freedom. If you suffer your bondage, that is alright, but if you suffer your freedom that is a tragedy
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in others.
To err is human, to forgive, divine.
Human beings make life so interesting. Do you know, that in a universe so full of wonders, they have managed to invent boredom
Life is full of screwups. You're supposed to fail sometimes. It's a required part of human existence.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
Trees are poems the earth writes upon the sky, We fell them down and turn them into paper, That we may record our emptiness.
The mystery of human existence lies not in just staying alive, but in finding something to live for.
Since you are a human, your imagination of God is a huge man, If you were a buffalo you would be really thinking God is a huge buffalo, may be four horns
Power doesn't corrupt. People are corrupt. When they get empowered, it becomes apparent.
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The only reason why we ask other people how their weekend was is so we can tell them about our own weekend.
Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.
Human reason can excuse any evil; that is why it's so important that we don't rely on it.
On the whole, human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time.
Human beings are not born once and for all on the day their mothers give birth to them, but ... life obliges them over and over again to give birth to themselves.
Weakness is a guise. Wear it when they need to know you're human, but never when you feel it.
That's the thing about a human life-there's no control group, no way to ever know how any of us would have turned out if any variables had been changed.
Human time does not turn in a circle; it runs ahead in a straight line. That is why man cannot be happy: happiness is the longing for repetition.
All his life he tried to be a good person. Many times, however, he failed. For after all, he was only human. He wasn't a dog
Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.
The human race tends to remember the abuses to which it has been subjected rather than the endearments. What's left of kisses? Wounds, however, leave scars.
We're all human at the end of the day, making mistakes. But learning from them is the key.
Always recognize that human individuals are ends, and do not use them as means to your end.
I believe in one thing only, the power of human will.
If you wish to glimpse inside a human soul and get to know a man ... just watch him laugh. If he laughs well, he's a good man.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.
The crisis is always an opportunity for human beings to rise beyond themselves.
The whole world is busy trying to teach everybody something that has not worked in their lives.
Human folly is that people are always trying to extract joy from the outside.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
The human race is a monotonous affair. Most people spend the greatest part of their time working in order to live, and what little freedom remains so fills them with fear that they seek out any and every means to be rid of it.
All I ever wanted was to reach out and touch another human being not just with my hands but with my heart.
It is my view that the vegetarian manner of living, by its purely physical effect on the human temperament, would most beneficially influence the lot of mankind.
I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.
The human brain is a complex organ with the wonderful power of enabling man to find reasons for continuing to believe whatever it is that he wants to believe.
Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build and nobody wants to do maintenance.
God requires that we assist the animals, when they need our help. Each being (human or creature) has the same right of protection.
Peace is what every human being is craving for, and it can be brought about by humanity through the child.
My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool; it gives me all the world and exiles me from it.
If you wish the sympathy of the broad masses, you must tell them the crudest and most stupid things.
Humans, not places, make memories.
The world is little, people are little, human life is little. There is only one big thing - desire.
Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.
The problems we face, did not come down from the heavens. They are made, they are made by bad human decisions, and good human decisions can change them.
Murderers are not monsters, they're men. And that's the most frightening thing about them.
Lonely people tend, rather, to be lonely because they decline to bear the psychic costs of being around other humans. They are allergic to people. People affect them too strongly.
There is no such thing as a weird human being, It's just that some people require more understanding than others.
Stories make us more alive, more human, more courageous, more loving.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with shades of deeper meaning.
I prefer the company of animals more than the company of humans. Certainly, a wild animal is cruel. But to be merciless is the privilege of civilized humans.
Governments want efficient technicians, not human beings, because human beings become dangerous to governments - and to organized religions as well. That is why governments and religious organizations seek to control education.
It is in vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquility: they must have action; and they will make it if they cannot find it.
Whatever the effort human being is making, whether he goes to the temple, goes to the bar, wants to go to heaven, takes the drugs; the whole effort is to make life something more than what it is now, something will happen only when your perception is enhanced, not otherwise
War is the most extreme situation that human beings can create by themselves, for other (extreme) things you need nature's help
If all the insects on the planet die, life on this planet has a little more than twenty years before everything disappears. If the worms on this planet die tomorrow morning., the life upon this planet has only eight years left. But if you and I disappear, the planet will flourish
Technology is not only the thing that moves the human race forward, but it's the only thing that ever has. Without technology, we're just monkeys playing in the dirt.
The highest status people in human history are those that asked for nothing and gave everything.
Human speech is like a cracked kettle on which we tap crude rhythms for bears to dance to, while we long to make music that will melt the stars.
You say you're 'depressed' - all i see is resilience. You are allowed to feel messed up and inside out. It doesn't mean you're defective - it just means you're human.
Joy, feeling one's own value, being appreciated and loved by others, feeling useful and capable of production are all factors of enormous value for the human soul.
The problem with human attraction is not knowing if it will be returned.
Gender is given too much importance. We should be able to see humans just as humans.
Technology is the application of knowledge to control the natural world. It's the greatest driver of both human prosperity and our capacity for self-annihilation
Humans are the first self-modifying species in this little corner of the universe.
Humans Are Unique in Our Ability to Understand Things
Capitalism is intrinsic to the human species.
One of the things Ford Prefect had always found hardest to understand about humans was their habit of continually stating and repeating the very very obvious.