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A Quote by Walter Bagehot on benevolence, good, mankind, melancholy, and questions

The most melancholy of human reflections, perhaps, is that, on the whole, it is a question whether the benevolence of mankind does most good or harm.

Walter Bagehot (1826 - 1877)

Source: Physics and Politics

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on independence, justice, laws, mankind, religion, and sentimentality

The sentiment of justice is so natural, and so universally acquired by all mankind, that it seems to be independent of all law, all party, all religion.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by Vilate Raile on death, eternity, and mankind

Upon the cross he meekly died For all mankind to see That death unlocks the passageway Into eternity.

Vilate Raile

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A Quote by Victor Marie Hugo on aim, energy, mankind, and philosophy

Philosophy should be an energy; it should find its aim and its effect in the amelioration of mankind.

Victor Marie Hugo (1802 - 1885)

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A Quote by unknown on electricity, life, and mankind

Mankind is divided into two classes: Those who earn their living by the sweat of their brow, and those who sell them handkerchiefs, cold drinks, and electric fans.

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A Quote by unknown on accidents, concern, god, laws, life, mankind, obedience, principles, suffering, welfare, and wisdom

The three primary principles of wisdom: obedience to the laws of God, concern for the welfare of mankind, and suffering with fortitude all the accidents of life.

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A Quote by unknown on ideas, mankind, and progress

Ideas, and not battles mark the forward progress of mankind.

unknown

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A Quote by unknown on acceptance, god, good, home, learning, life, and mankind

It is the same lesson which mankind has refused to learn over the ages. It has been repeated for centuries. God and home are the most important influences for good in anyone's life. Why do so many refuse to admit it and accept it?

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Source: Albert W. Daw Collection

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A Quote by unknown on children and mankind

Mankind owes to the child the best it has to give.

unknown

Source: U.N. Declaration

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A Quote by unknown on belief, country, fear, freedom, god, mankind, and worship

I am an American. A free American. Free to speak - without fear. Free to worship God in my own way. Free to stand for what I think is right. Free to oppose what I believe is wrong. Free to choose those who govern my country. This heritage of freedom, I pledge to uphold for myself and all mankind.

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