Race Quotes

When Jesus Christ utters a word, He opens His mouth so wide that it embraces all Heaven and earth, even though that word be but in a whisper.
Martin Luthe
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The herd instinct seems to be the strongest human emotion, one that the race is constantly breeding off as the mavericks are liquidated. Happiness is running with the crowd.
John Train
The object of government in peace and in war is not the glory of rulers or of races, but the happiness of the common man.
Lord William Beveridge
Francois marie arouet voltaire - when we have lost everything, including hope,...
The saddest life is that of a political aspirant under democracy. His failure is ignominious and his success is disgraceful.
Mary Catherine Bateson

An arrow may fly through the air and leave no trace; but an ill thought leaves a trail like a serpent.
Mackay
Kiss the hand of him who can renounce what he has publicly taught, when convicted of his error and who, with heartfelt joy, embraces the truth, though with the sacrifice of favorite opinions.
Johann Kaspar Lavate
I know of no great men except those who have rendered great service to the human race.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
For an actress to be a success, she must have the face of a Venus, the brains of a Minerva, the grace of Terpsichore, the memory of a MaCaulay, the figure of Juno, and the hide of a rhinoceros.
Ethel Barrymore
O human race born to fly upward, wherefore at a little wind dost thou fall.
Dante Alighieri
Engineering is the art of organizing and directing men and controlling the forces and materials of nature for the benefit of the human race.
Henry G. Stott, 1907
The artist is the confidant of nature, flowers carry on dialogues with him through the graceful bending of their stems and the harmoniously tinted nuances of their blossoms, Every flower has a cordial word which nature directs towards him.
Auguste Rodin
The race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong.
Ecclesiastes 9: 11
Knowledge is recognition of something absent; it is a salutation, not an embrace.
George Santayna
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
H. G. Wells
One reason the human race has such a low opinion of itself is that it gets so much of its wisdom from writers.
Wilfrid Sheed
The real tradegy is the tragedy of the man who never in his life braces himself for his one supreme effort - He never stretches to his full capacity, never stands up to his full stature.
Arnold Bennett
Contraceptives should be used on every conceivable occasion.
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Laughter is the closest thing to the grace of God.
Karl Barth
The good poet sticks to his real loves, to see within the realm of possibility. He never tries to hold hands with God or the human race.
Karl Shapiro
We are quick to flare up, we races of men on the earth.
Homer, The Odyssey
A graceful and honorable old age is the childhood of immortality.
Pinda
Oh you who are born of the blood of the gods, Trojan son of Anchises, easy is the descent to Hell the door of dark Dis stands open day and night. But to retrace your steps and come out to the air above, that is work, that is labo.
Virgil
Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.
Denis Waitley
Whenever you trace the origin of a skill or practices which played a crucial role in the ascent of man, we usually reach the realm of play.
Eric Hoffe
The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.
Don Marquis
If you go on with this nuclear arms race, all you are going to do is make the rubble bounce.
Sir Winston Churchill
The building of a perfect body crowned by a perfect brain, is at once the greatest earthly problem and grandest hope of the race.
Dio Lewis
Nor need we be surprised that men so often embrace almost any doctrines, if they are proclaimed with a voice of absolute assurance.
Judge Learned Hand, Address "A Fanfare for Prometheus", January 29, 1955
Any artist should be grateful for a naive grace which puts him beyond the need to reason elaborately.
Saul Bellow
Americans are a race of convicts and ought to be thankful for anything we allow them short of hanging.
Samuel Johnson
Always accept good fortune with grace and humility.
Mark L. Mika
The class distinctions proper to a democratic society are not those of rank or money, still less, as is apt to happen when these are abandoned, of race, but of age.
Wystan Hugh Auden
Since I do not foresee that atomic energy is to be a great boon for a long time, I have to say that for the present it is a menace. Perhaps it is well that it should be. It may intimidate the human race into bringing order into its international affairs, which, without the pressure of fear, it would not do.
Albert Einstein
Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duty, and so bear ourselves that, if the British Commonwealth and the Empire last for a thousand years, men will still say, This was their finest hour.
Sir Winston Leonard Spenser Churchill
The most precious gift we can offer others is our presence. When mindfulness embraces those we love, they will bloom like flowers.
Thich Nhat Hanh
One of the serious obstacles to the improvement of our race is indiscriminate charity.
Andrew Carnegie
It could be said that the AIDS pandemic is a classic own - Goal scored by the human race against itself.
Anne
That is the saving grace of humor, if you fail no one is laughing at you.
A. Whitney Brown