Quotes on ‘Being Human’

“There is some kind of a sweet innocence in being human- in not having to be just happy or just sad- in the nature of being able to be both broken and whole, at the same time.”― C. JoyBell C.

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

” Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are: precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it’s a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.”- Al Franken

” Being human means you will make mistakes. And you will make mistakes because failure is God’s way of moving you in another direction.”- Oprah Winfrey

“I am just a human being trying to make it in a world that is rapidly losing its understanding of being human.”
John Trudell

“The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.”- George Orwell

“What is the purpose of being human and alive without doing new things?”- John Sulston

” Being human is being a lot of things at the same time.” – Matthias Schoenaerts

“Ask, ‘How are we different from the great apes?’ We have culture, we have civilization, and we have the language to be celebrated as part of being human.”- Vilayanur S. Ramachandran

“The great advantage of being human is that we can employ rational thought and resolve to change our circumstances.”- Mariella Frostrup

“I feel like, God expects me to be human. I feel like, God likes me just the way I am: broken and empty and bruised. I feel like, God doesn’t look at me and wish that I were something else because He likes me just this way. I feel like, God doesn’t want me to close my eyes and pray for Him to make me holy or for Him to make me pure; because He made me human. I feel like, God already knows I’m human…it is I who needs to learn that.”― C. JoyBell C.

“My first world is humanity. My second world is humanism. And, I live in the third world being merely a human.”
Santosh Kalwar

“If you treat people right they will treat you right … ninety percent of the time.”– Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Life is a Long Journey between Human Being and Being Human. Let’s take at least one step
each day to cover the distance.”― Drishti Bablani

” There’s a vast space between being simply human to being truly humane.”― Rasheed Ogunlaru

” When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion.”
Dale Carnegie