Inspiration: Human-First Quotes

Inspiration: Human-First Quotes

Oct 30, 2020

by: Roma G Velasco

Here are some of our favorite human-first quotes from people that inspire us — from great leaders to creative authors.

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Kindness is the best form of humanity.

Doris Lee

When we drop fear we can draw nearer to people.

Bell Hooks

So yes, we have good people on both sides of the aisle. And I say we must measure up to our words and fight for our ideals because the critical hour is upon us.

Kamala Harris

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya Angelou

It’s not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences.

Audre Lorde

Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.

Mother Teresa

What is fundamentally beautiful is compassion for yourself and those around you. That kind of beauty inflames the heart and enchants the soul.

Lupita Nyong'o

Language is our meeting place, the sea we live in… It is the common ground of our humanity.

Toby Wolfe

Be the reason someone smiles. Be the reasons someone feels loved and believes in the goodness in people.

Roy T. Bennett

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take but by the moments that take our breath away.

Maya Angelou

If you wish to heal your sadness or anger, seek to heal the sadness or anger of others.

Ana Castillo

The most basic and powerful way to connect to another person is to listen.

Rachel Naomi Remen

Your willingness to look at your darkness is what empowers you to change.

Iyanla Vanzant

Promises are the uniquely human way of ordering the future.

Hannah Arendt

Rules for happiness: Something to do, something to love, something to hope for.

Immanuel Kant

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