Popular Quotes and Sayings about Mankind

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

I thoroughly disapprove of duels. If a man should challenge me, I would take him kindly and forgivingly by the hand and lead him to a quiet place and kill him. ~Mark Twain

Man is the Only Animal that Blushes. Or needs to. ~Mark Twain

I was thrown out of college for cheating on the metaphysics exam; I looked into the soul of the boy sitting next to me. ~Woody Allen

The world is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion. ~Thomas Paine

True love comes quietly, without banners or flashing lights. If you hear bells, get your ears checked. ~Erich Segal

Never be haughty to the humble; never be humble to the haughty. ~Jefferson Davis

So long as we live among men, let us cherish humanity. ~Andre Gide

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty. ~Mahatma Gandhi

We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools. ~Martin Luther King Jr.

It has been said that man is a rational animal. All my life I have been searching for evidence which could support this. ~Bertrand Russell

The secret of being boring is to say everything. ~Voltaire

I was going to buy a copy of The Power of Positive Thinking, and then I thought: What the hell good would that do? ~Ronnie Shakes

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