Human Character Quotes

Quotes tagged as "human-character" (showing 1-9 of 9)
Kurt Vonnegut
“Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build and nobody wants to do maintenance.”
Kurt Vonnegut, Hocus Pocus

Fyodor Dostoyevsky
“He does not like showing his feelings and would rather do a cruel thing than open his heart freely.”
Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Abhijit Naskar
“No other being is lesser human than the one who thinks of others as such.”
Abhijit Naskar, Human Making is Our Mission: A Treatise on Parenting

Eraldo Banovac
“If you wear a mask for too long, it becomes a part of your character.”
Eraldo Banovac

Arthur Conan Doyle
“My dear Watson, you as a medical man are continually gaining light as to the tendencies of a child by the study of the parents. Don't you see that the converse is equally valid. I have frequently gained my first real insight into the character of parents by studying their children.”

—Sherlock Holmes, “The Adventure of the Copper Beeches”
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“Many aspects of the human condition are beautiful and many others are vile. Betrayal and personal agony represent a maddening part of being human. A person can maintain personal dignity by exercising restraint, remaining true to their conscience, and preserving under difficult conditions.”
Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

Raheel Farooq
“Man is a logical machine run by the scoundrels of emotions.”
Raheel Farooq

Abhijit Naskar
“The only measure of judging a human being is through that person’s character, because character is not determined by race, religion, gender or social status. And one who recognizes this simple fact of human life behaves the same with the scientist, the janitor and the sex-worker.”
Abhijit Naskar, Human Making is Our Mission: A Treatise on Parenting

Raheel Farooq
“Man is meant for good but designed for evil.”
Raheel Farooq