human quotes

Human salvation demands the divine disclosure of truths surpassing reason.Thomas Aquinas

Knowledge and human power are synonymous.Francis Bacon

I wish that every human life might be pure transparent freedom.Simone de Beauvoir

Mirth is the sweet wine of human life. It should be offered sparkling with zestful life unto God.Henry Ward Beecher

Novel technologies and ideas that impinge on human biology and their perceived impact on human values have renewed strains in the relationship between science and society.Paul Berg

I know I'm only one human being and I'm only making one tiny contribution and it's nothing more than that.Halle Berry

In time, we shall be in a position to bestow on South Africa the greatest possible gift - a more human face.Steven Biko

I'm a human being, I'm not a machine. I'm 72. I'm dyslexic.Robert Blake

All the great legends are Templates for human behavior. I would define a myth as a story that has survived.John Boorman

The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity.Edmund Burke

The march of the human mind is slow.Edmund Burke

No author ever drew a character consistent to human nature, but he was forced to ascribe to it many inconsistencies.Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

In photography, the smallest thing can be a great subject. The little, human detail can become a Leitmotiv.Henri Cartier-Bresson

The irregular and intimate quality of things made entirely by the human hand.Willa Cather

Language is a weapon of politicians, but language is a weapon in much of human affairs.Noam Chomsky

The avian influenza found in mainland British Columbia poses no significant threat to human health.John Clifford

Human rights are women's rights, and women's rights are human rights.Hillary Clinton

If you are in support of in vitro fertilization, then you have to recognize that human embryos are being created in excess of what can be used safely to reimplant for a pregnancy. So they're going to end up being discarded.Francis Collins

If you ask what you are going to do about global warming, the only rational answer is to change the way in which we do transportation, energy production, agriculture and a good deal of manufacturing. The problem originates in human activity in the form of the production of goods.Barry Commoner

I guess you're happy if you have some kind of balance in you. I'm a human being. I have days when I feel paralyzed, days when I feel like a slug. Then I have days when I have good energy, I've read the newspaper and I've done different things.Frances Conroy