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Why was man created on the last day? So that he can be told, when pride possesses him: God created the gnat before thee.
~ The Talmud
Man  -  a creature made at the end of the week's work, when God was tired.
~ Mark Twain
Man is the only kind of varmint sets his own trap, baits it, then steps in it.
~John Steinbeck, Sweet Thursday
I do not value any view of the universe into which man and the institutions of man enter very largely and absorb much of the attention. Man is but the place where I stand, and the prospect hence is infinite.
~ Henry David Thoreau in his journal of 2 April 1852
Such is the human race, often it seems a pity that Noah...didn't miss the boat.
~ Mark Twain

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