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God's first creature, which was light.
Creation
Francis Bacon

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Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.
Dissatisfaction
Albert Camus

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Man is emphatically a proselytizing creature.
Humankind
Thomas Carlyle

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Upon the creatures we have made, we are, ourselves, at last, dependent.
Promotion
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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The privilege of absurdity; to which no living creature is subject, but man only.
Absurdity
Thomas Hobbes

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Man is the only creature that strives to surpass himself, and yearns for the impossible.
Ambition
Eric Hoffer

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God is indeed dead. He died of self-horror when He saw the creature He had made in His own image.
God
Irving Layton

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Extraordinary creature! So close a friend, and yet so remote.
Dogs
Thomas Mann

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Men are creatures with eight hands.
Men
Jane Mansfield

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Self-preservation, nature's first great law, all the creatures, except man, doth awe.
Survival
Andrew Marvell

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Millions of spiritual creatures walk the earth unseen, both when we sleep and when we awake.
Angels
John Milton

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The most unhappy and frail creatures are men and yet they are the proudest.
Men
Michel Eyquem De Montaigne

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He who cannot obey himself will be commanded. That is the nature of living creatures.
Self-control
Friedrich Nietzsche

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All things must; man is the only creature that wills.
Will and Will Power
Johann Friedrich Von Schiller

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Whenever you hold a fellow creature in distress, remember that he is a man.
Tolerance
Seneca

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O curse of marriage that we can call these delicate creatures ours and not their appetites!
Adultery
William Shakespeare

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A healthy old fellow, who is not a fool, is the happiest creature living.
Age and Aging
Sir Richard Steele

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Man is a creature who lives not upon bread alone, but principally by catch words.
Vocabulary
Robert Louis Stevenson

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Man is a creature made at the end of the week's work when God was tired.
Humankind
Mark Twain

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Man is the only creature who has a nasty mind.
Thoughts and Thinking
Mark Twain

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Of all earthly creatures, humans alone have the power to choose.
Choice
Source Unknown

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Pleasure is the object, duty and the goal of all rational creatures.
Pleasure
Voltaire

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Peace is not God's gift to his creatures. It is our gift to each other.
Peace
Elie Wiesel

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun