Ego is the biggest enemy of humans. .
Evil is the product of the ability of humans to make abstract that which is concrete.
That's why this is so heartbreaking for people. Experience doesn't make people invincible. It just demonstrates how fragile humans are.
If it's clay, it pretty much means it was here before 10,000 B.C.. Most archaeologists don't believe humans were in North America that early.
The best way to stimulate emancipation is to start to educate your sons to be humans instead of men, and to educate your daughters to be humans instead of women.
Wars take many lives away. Humans never forget the grief, but they also never stop the fighting. Streams of blood and tears are only an ornament for their destructive ritual.
The cloning of humans is on most of the lists of things to worry about from Science, along with behaviour control, genetic engineering, transplanted heads, computer poetry and the unrestrained growth of plastic flowers.
Probably the most visible example of unintended consequences, is what happens every time humans try to change the natural ecology of a place.
Animals outline their territories with their excretions, humans outline their territories by ink excretions on paper.
Since we humans have the better brain, isn't it our responsibility to protect our fellow creatures from, oddly enough, ourselves?
Humans are amphibians - half spirit and half animal. As spirits they belong to the eternal world, but as animals they inhabit time.
The most important thing about global warming is this. Whether humans are responsible for the bulk of climate change is going to be left to the scientists, but it's all of our responsibility to leave this planet in better shape for the future generations than we found it.
Pets have more love and compassion in them than most humans.
Although humans and chimpanzees outwardly show a very similar pattern.
The bacteria gets in their mouth and it sits there. It's nasty. But humans are not on their dinner list.
I robbed them, and I killed them as cold as ice, and I would do it again, and I know I would kill another person because I've hated humans for a long time.
The cloning of humans is on most of the lists of things to worry about from Science, along with behavior control, genetic engineering, transplanted heads, computer poetry and the unrestrained growth of plastic flowers.
I never appreciated 'positive heroes' in literature. They are almost always cliches, copies of copies, until the model is exhausted. I prefer perplexity, doubt, uncertainty, not just because it provides a more 'productive' literary raw material, but because that is the way we humans really are.
There's nothing is this world more instinctively abhorrent to me than finding myself in agreement with my fellow-humans.
This is the first report ever to show that calorie restriction with optimal nutrition may delay primary aging in humans.
Humans tend to congregate where the best resources are. Is it wise to take the best soils and turn them into parking lots?
[Not even other species are immune to the mirror's attraction.] They're now thinking that dolphins, as well as humans and higher apes, can recognize themselves in mirrors, ... One of the ways they figured this out was that dolphins like to have sex in front of mirrors. When they drift out of [eyesight] they stop the action and move back in front of the mirror.
I've seen a look in dogs' eyes, a quickly vanishing look of amazed contempt, and I am convinced that basically dogs think humans are nuts.
Humans are very aggressive and scrappy, and go to war at the drop of a hat. However, a standard land war is no longer going to work as it is no longer technically possible.
We have to consider that we are all humans here and we need to work together and communicate with one another. Our differences enhance our everyday lives in ways we can learn from each another.