Humans Are Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Humans Are Quotes

#1. It sickens me that humans, who are capable of such goodness and love, can also be the tools of horrifying atrocities, as if possessed by the very demons they claim to hate and fear. - Author: David Estes
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#2. To inquire and to create; these are the grand centres around which all human pursuits revolve, or at least to these objects do they all more or less directly refer. - Author: Wilhelm Von Humboldt
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#3. To explain this a little further: Only the soul and the body are the natural constituent parts of men and women. The SPIRIT is not in the fundamental nature of humans but is the supernatural gift of God, TO BE FOUND IN CHRISTIANS ONLY. - Author: John Wesley
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#4. Neither humans nor the Gods that they have created are superior to old Mother Nature. - Author: Abhijit Naskar
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#5. In terms of adaptability, humans are pretty amazingly useless. - Author: Bill Bryson
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#6. One of the things you learn as a journalist is that when there's no accountability, we humans are capable of tremendous avarice and venality. That's true of union bosses - and of corporate tycoons. Unions, even flawed ones, can provide checks and balances for flawed corporations. - Author: Nicholas Kristof
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#7. It's what we're made for. It's what got us here. It's the reason I have this car to hide under. We are human. And humans thin. They plan. They dream, and they make the dream real. - Author: Rick Yancey
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#8. There's always a theme I'm drawn to, that we humans are not good or bad. We're all a mixture of both. We can have great compassion or commit great violence. - Author: Gavin Hood
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#9. We humans are here because nothing can be perfect. There always have to be some living things that are unsatisfied, itchy, trying too hard. If it was all just animals and rocks and lettuce, the gods wouldn't feel like they had enough to do. - Author: Miranda July
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#10. Humans are not as unsophisticated as mulch wrigglers, they can see the writing on the wall. Is it any surprise, that among the ones who look outward, the real debate is not over whether to run, but over how far and how fast? - Author: Charles Stross
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#11. We live in a culture that paces itself to the speed of machines. We are trying like good little robots to match our speed with theirs. Humans cannot move at the same rate as machines. When we attempt to, we lose contact with our own humanness. - Author: Tian Dayton
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#12. I keep warning you. Doors and corners, kid. That's where they get you. Humans are too fucking stupid to listen. - Author: James S.A. Corey
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#13. Names are the way we humans build relationship, not only with each other but with the living world. - Author: Robin Wall Kimmerer
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#14. Humans are not the fastest or the strongest animals on the planet, but when it comes to survival, we have had the unique advantage of being clever. - Author: David Perlmutter
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#15. ...this would be my greatest fear: imagination giving up before the body does. I guess I'm not alone in this. Humans are a strange breed in the way our fear of getting old seems to be even greater than our fear of dying. - Author: Fredrik Backman
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#16. We really need to get it together here. I think we humans are so brilliant and creative, can't we try something else? - Author: Frazey Ford
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#17. Whenever you get a large body of work like 'Humans of New York,' a natural pathway becomes to put it between two covers. I wanted this to be a very nice keepsake. A lot of work went into it, and a lot of fans are attached to it. - Author: Brandon Stanton
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#18. The only thing that matters in the end is your own survival. It's what humans and cockroaches are best at. - Author: Susan Ee
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#19. All us humans are fouled on both ends. One we shit out of, and the other we talk shit out of. - Author: Joe R. Lansdale
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#20. Humans colonizing and conquering others have a propensity for this, for burning behind them what they cannot possess or control, as if their conflicts are not with themselves and their own way of being, but with the land itself. - Author: Linda Hogan
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#21. The Ego is a veil between humans and God'."
"In prayer all are equal. - Author: Rumi
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#22. Humans are made from the nuclear ash of dead stars. He says that when I die, I'll return to dust, glitter, rain. - Author: Jenny Downham
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#23. We keep thinking that the human is evolving. No, the human has evolved to its extent. What's happening now is the organization of humans: just like cells organize to form people, people are organizing to form humanity. - Author: Bruce Lipton
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#24. Humans are animals. Pain is their nature. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#25. For some reason, humans have this funny thing about where we came from - it always has far more emotional weight than where we are. - Author: Chris Milk
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#26. Humans have a knack for choosing precisely the things that are worst for them. - Author: J.K. Rowling
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#27. Even logic and conversation are really just forms of trading, and as in all things, humans will always try to seek their own best advantage, to seek the greatest profit they can from the exchange. - Author: David Graeber
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#28. Human beings are mercifully so constituted as to be able to conceal from themselves what they intend to do until they are well into the doing of it. - Author: Rebecca West
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#29. Every time he saw her he realised the reason why they always said humans are made of stardust. - Author: Akshay Vasu
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#30. Humans are so busy asking about who or what had built the pyramids.
For me, whoever had built pyramids, the message is so clear and simple,
we are higher than human race in the food chain. - Author: Toba Beta
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#31. In their "deep" objectives - in what they evolved to do - humans are not qualitatively different from other living organisms. Like other living things, they evolved to get and use resources to survive and enhance the spread of their genes. - Author: Bobbi S. Low
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#32. We humans, though troubled and warlike, are also the dreams, thinkers, and explorers inhabiting one achingly beautiful planet, yearning for the sublime, and capable of the magnificent. - Author: Carolyn Porco
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#33. These days we have Smartphones, Smartcars, Smartboards, Smarteverything, but consider this: if technology is getting smarter, does that mean humans are getting dumber? - Author: Rebecca McNutt
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#34. Absolute rules are for unthinking people. Sheep require fences - humans do not. - Author: Brian Herbert
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#35. Spiders are anti-social, keep pests under control, and mostly mind their own business, but they somehow summon fear in humans who are far more dangerous, deceitful and have hurt more people. Of the two I'm more suspicious about the latter. - Author: Donna Lynn Hope
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#36. It's a store full of books, which are objects that can be thrown as well as read," Monty replied blandly. The Crow cocked his head. "I had no idea you humans lived with so much danger." Monty - Author: Anne Bishop
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#37. We are only living truly human lives just so far as we are labouring to keep God's commandments; no further. - Author: J.I. Packer
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#38. Humans are a social species more than any other, and in order to build a community, which for some reason humans have to do in order to live, we have to solve the communication problem. Language is the tool that was invented to solve that problem. - Author: Daniel Everett
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#39. Some people discard their childhood like an old hat.
They forget about it like a phone number that's no longer valid.
They used to be kids, then they became adults - but what are they now?
Only those who grow up but continue to be children are humans. - Author: Erick Kastner
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#40. People in general romanticize nature, and they make it out to be something that it isn't because humans are so awful. And yes, we are absolutely screwing up this planet, but that is only because we have the capabilities to do so. Animals are not better than us. They are not nicer than us. - Author: Elise Andrew
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#41. I want to leave a mark.

But Van Houten: The marks humans leave are too often scars. - Author: John Green
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#42. We Icelanders are an excellent animal model for humans. This is exactly the way you find common disease genes. - Author: Kari Stefansson
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#43. 'Facts' are the bounds of human knowledge, set for it, not by it. - Author: William James
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#44. There are a million ideas in a world of stories. Humans are storytelling animals. Everything's a story, everyone's got stories, we're perceiving stories, we're interested in stories. So to me, the big nut to crack is to how to tell a story, what's the right way to tell a particular story. - Author: Richard Linklater
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#45. Humans alone are created as rational beings in the image of God, capable of a relationship with God and given by him the capacity to understand the universe in which they live. - Author: John Lennox
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#46. Romance and novel paint beauty in colors more charming than nature, and describe a happiness that humans never taste. How deceptive and destructive are those pictures of consummate bliss! - Author: Oliver Goldsmith
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#47. Our ideals, like the gods of old, are constantly demanding human sacrifices. - Author: George Bernard Shaw
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#48. Why does he speak of them that way?" The crow-man wanted to know. "They are humans, just like he is."
"I don't think he sees them as just like him." Ally explained.
"He is foolish then," said Nawat. "There are more raka than Bronaus. - Author: Tamora Pierce
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#49. People who are indifferent about the happenings around them are human biomasses. - Author: Sunday Adelaja
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#50. It's a bitter truth but we humans are the only creature in this universe who not only fed up with things but also by other human beings. - Author: M.H. Rakib
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#51. In every other science fiction series, humans are at the top of the food chain. In the 'Babylon 5' universe, they're in the bottom third. - Author: J. Michael Straczynski
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#52. We humans are unhappy in large part because we are insatiable; after working hard to get what we want, we routinely lose interest in the object of our desire. Rather than feeling satisfied, we feel a bit bored, and in response to this boredom, we go on to form new, even grander desires. - Author: William B. Irvine
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#53. I'm going to miss you, girls," he told the plants.
"You have names for them?" croaked Jane.
"This is Beatrice."
"You're not really a people person, are you?"
"Humans piss me off. - Author: Adam Baker
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#54. Each of the humans chests are always rising and falling; and they sway minutely in place as they perform a constant balancing act to stay bipedal. - Author: Daniel H. Wilson
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#55. Humans are not a commodity, nor is our humanity. Fight to save the lives of those who can not save themselves, and in turn, you will have saved your soul. - Author: L.M. Fields
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#56. What makes us humans? We are not good or bad. We are yes, no, and maybe all at once. Machines are neither good or back either. It is the people using them who make the distinction. - Author: Jennifer Megan Varnadore
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#57. Humans are created out of time - Author: Sunday Adelaja
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#58. There is a power in the human mind ... to see things as they are ... but there is equally a power to see things as they might be. - Author: Henry Ward Beecher
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#59. Maybe the lonely places are the only things that make human beings of us all. - Author: Babs Deal
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#60. On issue after issue, the counterpoints to the conservative principle of the free market are the progressive principles of human dignity and the common good. We are interested in a market that serves human values, not humans who serve a market. Take - Author: George Lakoff
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#61. One of the things Ford Perfect had always found hardest to understand about humans was their habit of continually stating and repeating the very very obvious, as in It's a nice day, or You're very tall, or Oh dear you've fallen down a thirty-foot well, are you alright? - Author: Douglas Adams
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#62. Humans are all too happy to keep company until the company turns out to be less appealing than solitude. - Author: Thor Benson
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#63. Along with the evidence of common sense, researchers have proven scientifically that humans are all one people. We're a lot like dogs in that regard. If a Great Dane interacts (can we say interact?) with a Chihuahua, you get a dog. - Author: Bill Nye
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#64. Your thoughts of God are too human - Author: Martin Luther
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#65. Since humans are social animals, you're basically only as good as your reputation. - Author: A.D. Aliwat
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#66. What gnats are compared with humans, so is the whole creation compared with God. - Author: Saint John Chrysostom
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#67. I refuse to believe that gods want to make mortals unhappy and torment them. That's what humans do. And humans are very definitely not divine. - Author: Karen Traviss
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#68. Humans are the only animals that draw ... Practically every human being draws at some time in childhood. - Author: Peter Steinhart
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#69. I love dogs. They live in the moment and don't care about anything except affection and food. They're loyal and happy. Humans are just too damn complicated. - Author: David Duchovny
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#70. Humans are so innately hardwired for language that they can no more suppress their ability to learn and use language than they can suppress the instinct to pull a hand back from a hot surface. - Author: Steven Pinker
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#71. Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people who never knew each other, citizens of distant epochs. Books break the shackles of time. A book is proof that humans are capable of magic. - Author: Carl Sagan
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#72. People in very high places suddenly fall, and we are always surprised because we don't factor in the basic element that they're humans and, therefore, they are flawed and have weaknesses. - Author: Carlisle Floyd
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#73. humans are fully capable of loving cats and dogs and tropical fish. If they can love something much less intelligent than humans that does not talk and looks nothing like them, why can they not love one another? Certainly, - Author: Hiroshi Yamamoto
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#74. There are more organisms living on the skin of a single human than there are humans living on earth * * * There are more living organisms in a teaspoonful of soil than there are people alive on Earth * * * - Author: Tasnim Essack
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#75. Do not have expectations. We humans are created imperfect, which means that we have flaws - Author: Norhafsah Hamid
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#76. Humans are the most gloriously bizarre creatures. - Author: Jasper Fforde
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#77. Black holes are the last vestige of civilizations obsessed with tinkering. - Author: Kane Freeman
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#78. Would it not be strange if a universe without purpose accidentally created humans who are so obsessed with purpose? - Author: John Templeton
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#79. So much of the knowledge in our minds is based on lies and superstitions that come from thousands of years ago. Humans create stories long before we are born, and we inherit those stories, we adopt them, and we live in those stories. - Author: Miguel Angel Ruiz
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#80. I was kind of tired, I guess, of knowing people are flesh. Flesh and water. - Author: Banana Yoshimoto
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#81. God gives us humans everything we need to flourish, but he's not the one who's supposed to divvy up the loot ... You want to see where Christ crucified abides today? Go to where the poor are suffering and fighting back, and that's where He is. - Author: Paul Farmer
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#82. A Spiritual Samaritan lives knowing that if we were to leave this world tomorrow, we were the best humans we could be and we touched the lives of as many souls as possible. We are not asked to be perfect. We are asked to make a difference. - Author: Molly Friedenfeld
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#83. Humans by nature are promiscuous.
Loyalty is an aberration! - Author: Sanjai Velayudhan
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#84. People are very harsh critics of animated humans. - Author: Henry Selick
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#85. The longer human beings exist, it seems, the less likely we are to choose to be brave. - Author: Joe Meno
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#86. In Actual
Human Rights are
"caring" for Humans left on the planet - Author: Haider Ali
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#87. So you're trying to get me prepared for one of my crew dying?" "Historically speaking, humans are pretty much at a hundred percent on that. - Author: James S.A. Corey
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#88. Human beings are sloshing sacks of chemicals on the move. - Author: Diane Ackerman
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#89. Humans like to look. I think that voyeurism and exploitation are often used in the same sentence. But, in my opinion, voyeurism is a beautiful and delightful thing. There is nothing more intimate than really looking at someone. - Author: Laurel Nakadate
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#90. Listen, Peaches, trickery is what humans are all about," said the voice of Maurice. "They're so keen on tricking one another all the time that they elect governments to do it for them. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#91. Humans are upsetting a fragile balance that their own human ancestors established. - Author: Joan D. Vinge
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#92. We are like other animals; we live and die as they do. If there is any afterlife, I believe we are in together. - Author: Bangambiki Habyarimana
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#93. I think it's true that unless human beings experience something, they simply don't understand what people are going through. - Author: Lynne Tillman
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#94. The fact that we humans are indeed omnivorous is deeply inscribed in our bodies, which natural selection has equipped to handle a remarkably wide-ranging diet. - Author: Michael Pollan
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#95. But aren't lovers always tempted to find another? You humans are lovers, yes? So you have this awful tendency to reject him who first loved you and follow after the intoxicating scents. - Author: Ted Dekker
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#96. Dogs, being wordless, can only be mirrors of their humans. It's not their fault that their people are fatally flawed. - Author: Lauren Groff
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#97. All humans are brothers. We came from the same supernova - Author: Allan Sandage
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#98. I do not understand how you humans can walk in shoes that are that tall."
"Its my motto," said Isabelle, with a sultry smile. "Nothing less than seven inches. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#99. You disapprove," she commented. "Because I'm a girl?" "No." The voice paused. "Females are often the best hunters. They must provide for the young and survive when the males are too busy posturing to do so. But this is not the way with humans." "Humans? - Author: Meagan Spooner
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#100. The relationship of humans to nature. We are sadly divorced from it. - Author: Neko Case
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