Monday, 26 September 2011

As We All Crowd Together

All pictures from Cuenca Foundation Day Crafts Fair April 2011
Humanity is a parade of fools, and I am at the front of it, twirling a baton. ~ Dean Koontz #quote

Human beings, vegetables, or cosmic dust, we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in the distance by an invisible player ~ Einstein #quote

Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted. ~ Aldous Huxley #quote

The sea has never been friendly to man. At most it has been the accomplice of human restlessness. ~ Joseph Conrad #quote

Dogs never bite me. Just humans. ~ Marilyn Monroe #quote

There is no heresy or no philosophy which is so abhorrent to the church as a human being. ~ James Joyce #quote

Man's enemies are not demons, but human beings like himself. ~ Lao Tzu #quote

The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy. ~ Meryl Streep #quote

Art is not an end in itself, but a means of addressing humanity. ~ Modest Mussorgsky #quote

Inside every human being there are treasures to unlock. ~ Mike Huckabee #quote

Music is the voice that tells us that the human race is greater than it knows. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte #quote

I remain a humanist. We are a very curious race. ~ Michael Tippett #quote

What a pity human beings can't exchange problems. Everyone knows exactly how to solve the other fellow's. ~ Olin Miller #quote

Do your bit to save humanity from lapsing back into barbarity by reading all the novels you can. ~ Richard Hughes #quote

It is human nature that rules the world, not governments and regimes. ~ Svetlana Alliluyeva #quote

It belongs to human nature to hate those you have injured. ~ Tacitus #quote

One of the greatest pains for human nature is the pain of a new idea. ~ Walter Bagehot #quote

How embarrassing to be human. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote

Under the clouds of war, it is humanity hanging on a cross of iron. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower #quote

The universe is not required to be in perfect harmony with human ambition. ~ Carl Sagan #quote

The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents. ~ H. P. Lovecraft #quote
Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build & nobody wants to do maintenance. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote

I believe that every human has a finite number of heart-beats. I don't intend to waste any of mine...doing exercises. ~ Buzz Aldrin #quote

I never claimed to be normal. Just human. ~ Stephenie Meyer #quote

But who prays for Satan? Who, in 18 centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most? ~ Mark Twain #quote