It is highly probable that the fortifications of inhabited places began by being magical defenses; for fortifications - tenches, labyrinths, ramparts, etc - were designed rather to repel invasions by demons and the souls of the dead than attacks by human beings.
Human beings, vegetables, or cosmic dust - we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in the distance by an invisible piper.
The perfect human being is all human beings put together, it is a collective, it is all of us together that make perfection.
Life is not possible without an opening toward the transcendent; in other words human beings cannot live in chaos.
I am trying to teach my children to feel a responsibility for their fellow human beings and a sense of connection with... the world around them.
Association with human beings lures one into self-observation.
If you have white walls, human beings look better in a room than if you have red walls.
When it comes to controlling human beings, there is no better instrument than lies. Because you see, humans live by beliefs. And beliefs can be manipulated. The power to manipulate beliefs is the only thing that counts.
Myth tells how, through the deeds of Supernatural Beings, a reality came into existence, be it the whole of reality, the Cosmos, or only a fragment of reality - an island, a species of plant, a particular kind of human behavior, an institution.
The last sound on the worthless earth will be two human beings trying to launch a homemade spaceship and already quarreling about where they are going next.
Its unfortunate and I really wish I wouldn't have to say this, but I really like human beings who have suffered. They're kinder.
The indestructible is one: it is each individual human being and, at the same time, it is common to all, hence the incomparably indivisible union that exists between human beings.
It is in vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquility: they must have action; and they will make it if they cannot find it.
People should realize women aren't just whores or virgins, I want to see women who are real human beings.
It is vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquility; they must have action; and they will make it if they cannot find it.
If we were logical, the future would be bleak indeed. But we are more than logical. We are human beings, and we have faith, and we have hope.
I have never seen an ass who talked like a human being, but I have met many human beings who talked like asses.
We are divine beings having a human experience.
If life isn't about human beings and living in harmony, then I don't know what it's about.
The human race is the basis on which heaven is founded, is because man was last created, and that which is last created is the basis of all that precedes.
On the whole, human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time.
Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.
When it comes to the pinch, human beings are heroic.
One of the signs of passing youth is the birth of a sense of fellowship with other human beings as we take our place among them.
If we were logical, the future would be bleak, indeed. But we are more than logical. We are human beings, and we have faith, and we have hope, and we can work.