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A man is like a rope: both break at a definite strain....The solution is not splicing the rope; it’s lessening the tension.
-: [ To Live Forever (1956),Chapter XVI, section 3 ]
~ Jack Vance | ( American fantasy and mystery author ) | 1916 - | Humanity
quotes Division : Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers   
     
I'm a humanist; I'd rather kill a man than a snake.
-: [ Desert Solitaire (1968) ,"Serpents of Paradise", p. 18 ]
~ Edward Abbey | (American Environmentalist ) | 1927-1989 | Humanity
quotes Division : Environmentalists   
     
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
-: [ Letter to John Thaxter (29 September 1778) ]
~ Abigail Smith Adams | (Second President of the United States ) | 1744 - 1818 | Humanity
quotes Division : Economists and Business   
     
Man knows much more than he understands.
-: [ A Primer of Adlerian Psychology (1999) ]
~ Alfred Adler | (Austrian psychotherapist ) | 1870-1937 | Humanity
quotes Division : Psychotherapists   
     
The history of man is a compendium of such evil. We are an evolutionary product, descendants of predators. A few synthetic foods aside, every morsel eaten by man is taken from another living thing. We are intended for murder; we kill to exist!
-: [ To Live Forever (1956),Chapter V, section 2 ]
~ Jack Vance | ( American fantasy and mystery author ) | 1916 - | Humanity
quotes Division : Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers   
     
The salvation of this human world lies nowhere else than in the human heart, in the human power to reflect, in human meekness and human responsibility.
-: [ International Herald Tribune (21 February 1990) ]
~ Václav Havel | ( Czech writer and dramatist ) | 1936 - 2011 | Humanity
quotes Division : Czech writers   
     
To be human means to feel inferior.
-: [ Contemporary Theories and Systems in Psychology (1960) by Benjamin B. Wolman, p. 288 ]
~ Alfred Adler | (Austrian psychotherapist ) | 1870-1937 | Humanity
quotes Division : Psychotherapists