Humane

  • (adj): Marked or motivated by concern with the alleviation of suffering.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on humane:

List Of Cal Poly Pomona People - Honorary Degrees
... Cherng Doctor of Humane Letters 2008 Founder and chairman of the board for Panda Express Restaurant Group ... Julia Child Doctor of Humane Letters 2000 American chef, author, and television personality ... Collins Doctor of Humane Letters 1992 Bill Cosby Doctor of Humane Letters 1992 Comedian, actor, author ...
Liberty Humane Society
... The Liberty Humane Society is an animal shelter / humane society in New Jersey. ...
Animal Treatment In Rodeo - Positions of Animal Groups - The Humane Society of The United States (HSUS)
... The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) takes a position of opposition to all rodeos and rodeo events The Humane Society of the United States came into being in 1954 ...
Speed Racer (soundtrack) - Production - Animal Cruelty
... The incident was confirmed by the American Humane Animal Safety Representative on the set, who reported that the stand-in for the Spritle character portrayed by Litt had been bitten without provocation ... that "toward the end of filming, during a training session in the presence of the American Humane Representative, the trainer, in an uncontrolled impulse, hit the chimpanzee." The AHA Film Unit referred to this ...
Humane Society Of Indianapolis
... The Humane Society of Indianapolis (HSI) is a humane organization in Indianapolis, Indiana ... In 1919, the Humane Society of Indianapolis merged with the Citizen's Humane Society ... The mission of the Humane Society of Indianapolis is to Provide shelter and comfort to animals in need on the path to loving lifetime homes ...

More definitions of "humane":

  • (adj): Showing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement.
  • (adj): Pertaining to or concerned with the humanities.
    Example: "A humane education"
    Synonyms: humanist, humanistic

Famous quotes containing the word humane:

    Some are able and humane men and some are low-grade individuals with the morals of a goat, the artistic integrity of a slot machine, and the manners of a floorwalker with delusions of grandeur.
    Raymond Chandler (1888–1959)

    Ignore death up to the last moment; then, when it can’t be ignored any longer, have yourself squirted full of morphia and shuffle off in a coma. Thoroughly sensible, humane and scientific, eh?
    Aldous Huxley (1894–1963)