Beings Related Quotes

“If there were no beings, there wouldn't exist human beings but only beings.”


“I have never seen an ass who talked like a human being, but I have met many human beings who talked like asses.”

Heinrich Heine

“As human beings we all want to be happy and free from misery… we have learned that the key to happiness is inner peace. The greatest obstacles to inner peace are disturbing emotions such as anger, attachment, fear and suspicion, while love and compassion and a sense of universal responsibility are the sources of peace and happiness.”

Dalai Lama

On the whole, human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time.

George Orwell

“It's only relatively recently that human beings have begun to think of happiness as not just an earthy possibility, but also in some ways as an obligation or entitlement, a natural human right. I think this has created a new and very modern pressure, even a new type of unhappiness: the unhappiness of not being happy.”

Darrin Mcmahon

Society has always to demand a little more from human beings than it will get in practice.

George Orwell

“When it comes to the pinch, human beings are heroic.”

George Orwell

“I think one can achieve a very pleasant lifestyle by treating human beings, fellow human beings, very well.”

Rene Rivkin

“Some will say,Is not God alone the Prolific? I answer,God only Acts & Is, in existing beings or Men.”

William Blake

When I look upon seamen, men of science and philosophers, man is the wisest of all beings; when I look upon priests and prophets nothing is as contemptible as man.