I worship individuals for their highest possibilities as individuals and I loathe humanity for its failure to live up to these possibilities.
The ‘Third World’ is a term I don’t like very much because we’re all one world. I want people to know that the largest part of humanity is suffering.
People in these places don’t know Audrey Hepburn, but they recognize the name UNICEF. When they see UNICEF their faces light up, because they know that something is happening. In the Sudan, for example, they call a water pump UNICEF.
I can testify to what UNICEF means to children because I was among those who received food and medical relief right after World War II.
As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
Terrorism has become a festering wound. It is an enemy of humanity.
Poverty is multidimensional. It extends beyond money incomes to education, health care, political participation, and advancement of one’s own culture and social organization.
We are unnecessarily wasting our precious resources in wars… if we must wage war, we have to do it on unemployment, disease, poverty, and backwardness.
Poverty, the most fearful monster that ever drew breath.
To see with the eyes of another, to hear with the ears of another, to feel with the heart of another. For the time being, this seems to me an admissible definition of what we call social feeling.
Death is really a great blessing for humanity, without it there could be no real progress. People who lived for ever would not only hamper and discourage the young, but they would themselves lack sufficient stimulus to be creative.
Humanity will be obsolete by 2050. This is the consensus at Google and Facebook and Twitter.
My life is a love letter to humanity. What the globalists do is a hate letter, a curse.
Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
It is in literature that the concrete outlook of humanity receives its expression.
Humanitarianism is the expression of stupidity and cowardice.
Struggle is the father of all things. It is not by the principles of humanity that man lives or is able to preserve himself above the animal world, but solely by means of the most brutal struggle.
There has to be a global mission of human progress.
I grew up with the sea, and poverty for me was sumptuous; then I lost the sea and found all luxuries gray and poverty unbearable.