Life Under Change

Quotes that inspire, motivate, challenge and comfort us.

Quotes on Humanism

“Be the reason someone smiles. Be the reason someone feels loved and believes in the goodness in people.”
Roy T. Bennett

 

“I have three precious things which I hold fast and prize. The first is gentleness; the second is frugality; the third is humility, which keeps me from putting myself before others. Be gentle and you can be bold; be frugal and you can be liberal; avoid putting yourself before others and you can become a leader among men.”
Lao Tzu

 

“I am a humanist, which means, in part, that I have tried to behave decently without expectations of rewards or punishments after I am dead.”
Kurt Vonnegut

 

“The day the power of love overrules the love of power, the world will know peace.”
― Mahatma Gandhi

 

“Most of us must learn to love people and use things rather than loving things and using people.”
Roy T. Bennett

 

“Love is a combination of care, commitment, knowledge, responsibility, respect and trust.”
Bell Hooks

 

“Eliminate the concept of division by class, skills, race, income, and nationality. We are all equals with a common pulse to survive. Every human requires food and water. Every human has a dream and desire to be happy. Every human responds to love, suffering and pain. Every human bleeds the same color and occupies the same world. Let us recognize that we are all part of each other. We are all human. We are all one.”
Suzy Kassem

 

“And sin, young man, is when you treat people like things.”
Terry Pratchett


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