Human kind cannot bear much reality.
(September 26, 1888 - January 04, 1965)
My atheism, like that of Spinoza, is true piety towards the universe and denies only gods fashioned by men in their own image, to be servants of their human interests.
(December 16, 1863 - September 26, 1952)
All humanity is one undivided and indivisible family, and each one of us is responsible for the misdeeds of all the others. I cannot detach myself from the wickedest soul.
(October 02, 1869 - January 30, 1948)
Our lives are to be used and thus to be lived as fully as possible, and truly it seems that we are never so alive as when we concern ourselves with other people.
(December 07, 1942 - July 16, 1981)
We are all brothers under the skin - and I, for one, would be willing to skin humanity to prove it
(February 02, 1905 - March 06, 1982)
The most discouraging feature of the mania for book-collecting is, that it grows by what it feeds on, and becomes the more insatiable the more it is gratified.
I'm happy for a lot of people who are faced with rising costs for just about everything,
So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.
F. Scott Fitzgerald