82 Humanity Quotes For A Better World

We are all here on the face of this earth, living our lives, more accurately, surviving our lives while also trying to find moments of love, happiness, fun, satisfaction, and peace. And for doing so, we need good people around us, who understand the importance of humanity for a better world and we ourselves also need to become good humans for others. So take a look at these Humanity Quotes and Sayings to become a better human for everyone.

To become a human, to do some good deeds, to bring some smiles on people’s face, we do not need to do much. Just some empathy, consideration, understanding, kindness and a helping hand are enough. When you help people up, that is humanity, when you make people smile, that is humanity, when you do not try to pull people down out of hate or envy, that is humanity. Live, let live and help live if you can.

Understanding someone’s pain or sorrow and not trying to increase them is humanity. So try to reduce the pain as much as you can with these Humanity Quotes and Sayings:

Humanity Quotes

1. “The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.” – Leo Tolstoy

Humanity Quotes

2. “People have become educated but have not become human.” – Abdul Sattar Edhi

3. “Be a good human being, a warm-hearted, affectionate person. That is my fundamental belief.” – Dalai Lama

4. “Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” – Leo Tolstoy

5. “I hope that people will finally come to realize that there is only one ‘race’ – the human race – and that we are all members of it.” – Margaret Atwood

6. “Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.” – Dalai Lama

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7. “Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need, but not every man’s greed.” – Mahatma Gandhi

8. “Those who teach the most about humanity, aren’t always humans.” – Donald L. Hicks

9. “We are all cells in the same body of humanity.” – Anonymous

10. “Benevolence is the characteristic element of humanity.” – Confucius

Humanity Quotes

11. “Who so lives for humanity must be content to lose himself.” – Octavius Brooks Frothingham

12. “By serving humanity, I automatically serve myself.” – Vironika Tugaleva

13. “All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.” – Martin Luther King

14. “We are all connected. When one arm or foot is poisoned, the whole body becomes infected.” – Suzy Kassem

Humanity Quotes

15. “My humanity is a constant self-overcoming.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

16. “The only real nation is humanity.” – Paul Farmer

17. “My humanity is bound up in yours, for we can only be human together.” – Desmond Tutu

18. “In a gentle way you can shake the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Humanity Quotes

19. “Here I am. I claim my humanity with no fear and no limits. Here I am.” – Oprah Winfrey

20. “Humanity’s next state is rising above ourselves for the sake of our common unity.” – Anonymous

21. “My work is about helping humanity.” – Agnes Denes

22. “Moral courage is the highest expression of humanity.” – Ralph Nader

Humanity Quotes

23. “Selfless service alone gives the needed strength and courage to awaken the sleeping humanity in one’s heart.” – Sai Baba

24. “Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.” – Theodore Roosevelt

25. “No religion is higher than humanity.” – Abdul Sattar Edhi

26. “Humanity is so much more than the sum of humans.” – Unknown

Humanity Quotes

27. “Be the reason someone smiles. Be the reason someone feels loved and believes in the goodness in people.” – Roy T. Bennett

28. “Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.” – Martin Luther King Jr

29. “You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.” – Rosa Parks

30. “The next evolutionary step for humankind is to move from man to kind.”

Humanity Quotes

31. “Strong people stand up for themselves, but stronger people stand up for others.”

32. “My country is the world, and my religion is to do good.” – Thomas Paine

33. “The more we take, the less there is for future generations.” – Phil Kingston

34. “Humanity has only scratched the surface of its real potential.” – Peace Pilgrim

Humanity Quotes

35. “We are very, very small, but we are profoundly capable of very, very big things.” – Stephen Hawking

Famous Humanity Quotes

36. “The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything.” – Albert Einstein

37. “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller

Humanity Quotes
Humanity Quotes

38. “If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.” – Mother Teresa

39. “This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.” – Neil Armstrong

40. “The future of humanity is in our hands.” – 14th Dalai Lama

41. “I believe that mankind’s destiny lies in the stars.” – Neil Gaiman

Humanity Quotes

42. “Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.” – Mahatma Gandhi

43. “Embrace with tender affection the whole of humanity, especially the poorest, the weakest, the least important.” – Pope Francis

44. “The great moral teachers of humanity were in a way artistic geniuses in the art of living.”  Albert Einstein

45. “The bond of our common humanity is stronger than the divisiveness of our fears and prejudices.” – Jimmy Carter

Humanity Quotes

46. “You cannot hope to build a better world without improving the individuals.” – Marie Curie

47. “My humanity is bound up in yours, for we can only be human together.” – Desmond Tutu

48. “Benevolence is the characteristic element of humanity.” – Confucius

49. “We are healthy only to the extent that our ideas are humane.” – Kurt Vonnegut

Humanity Quotes

50. “You must not lose faith in humanity.” – Mahatma Gandhi

51. “The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.” – Mahatma Gandhi

52. “All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.” – Martin Luther King Jr

53. “Civilization began the first time an angry person cast a word instead of a rock.” – Sigmund Freud

Humanity Quotes

54. “The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.” – Oscar Wilde

55. “Each person must live their life as a model for others.” – Rosa Parks

Kindness Humanity Quotes

56. “Kindness is the best form of humanity.” – Doris Lee

57. “We cannot despair of humanity, since we ourselves are human beings.” – Albert Einstein

Humanity Quotes

58. “I’m not concerned with your liking or disliking me… All I ask is that you respect me as a human being.” – Jackie Robinson

59. “Find the sweetness in your own heart, then you may find the sweetness in every heart.” – Rumi

60. “The simplest way to be happy is to do good.” – Helen Keller

61. “If you want to awaken all of humanity, awaken all of yourself.” – Lao Tzu

Humanity Quotes
Kindness Humanity Quotes

62. “Humanity is the virtue of a woman, generosity that of a man.” – Adam Smith

63. “Love life and life will love you back. Love people and they will love you back.” – Arthur Rubinstein

64. “Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow.” – Plato

65. “One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.” – Malala Yousafzai

Humanity Quotes

66. “Each of us must work for his own improvement, and at the same time share a general responsibility for all humanity.” – Marie Curie

67. “Love humanity? Start with one person.” – Gabriel Laub

Short Quotes on Humanity

68. “I love humanity.” – Albert Einstein

69. “Think higher, feel deeper.” – Elie Wiesel

Short Quotes on Humanity
Short Quotes on Humanity


70. “How many disasters do we need to unite humanity.” – Loesje

71. “If you judge people, you have no time to love them.” – Mother Teresa

72. “Pray for your health first, then pray for humanity.” – Maxime Lagacé

73. “Humanity should be our race. Love should be our religion.” – Unknown

Short Quotes on Humanity

74. “Be kind to all creatures.” – Buddha

75. “The perfect normal person is rare in our civilization.” – Karen Horney

76. “You must not lose faith in humanity.” – Mahatma Gandhi

77. “Be the reason someone smiles today.” – Anonymous

Short Quotes on Humanity

78. “We are not broken, we are just unfinished.” – Dawna Markova

79. “Being human is given. But keeping our humanity is a choice.” – Anonymous

80. “Politeness is the flower of humanity.” – Joseph Joubert

81. “Comedy is the only hope for humanity.” – Roseanne Barr

Short Quotes on Humanity

82. “Truth is on the side of the oppressed.” – Malcolm X


You cannot necessarily help everyone at every time in all of their problems, but what you can do is listen, try to understand and stand by them, whenever you can. Life is a gift, it is beautiful most of the time and we can always do our bit to make it even more beautiful for people around us. So be kind to everyone.

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