What are human beings?

Some articles on human beings, human, humans:

Short Time Duty - Human Applications
... of short time duty is easy to understand when referred to human beings in medical applications both somatic (body) as well as psychological (mind) ... and should not be underestimated as if human beings were much better than their machines or devices in this case a short time duty prevents from diseases ... can influence the correct operating of human beings a stressing situation (an annoying noise or even mobbing at work) can be tolerated for a certain short time "duty" (some seconds or days ...
Saving The Appearances: A Study In Idolatry - Synopsis - §2: Collective Representations
... us, is to get confirmation from fellow human beings ... which exists entirely independently of human consciousness ... Before human beings came into existence, the unrepresented existed ...
Medicinal Product
... of substances presented for treating or preventing disease in human beings ... Any substance or combination of substances which may be administered to human beings with a view to making a medical diagnosis or to restoring, correcting or modifying physiological functions in ... for treating or preventing disease in human beings or (b) Any substance or combination of substances which may be used in or administered to human beings either with a ...
Castiel (Supernatural) - Development
... quality to the character, and that he hasn't been up close with human beings ... He's been watching human beings from a great distance for the last two thousand years, so angels haven't been on Earth mingling with human beings for the last two thousand ... So when interacting with human beings, there's a naive curiosity about their behavior ...
Technics And Time, 1 - Part II: The Fault of Epimetheus - Prometheus's Liver - Non-immortals
... a double fault—of forgetting (to distribute a quality to human beings), then theft (of fire from Zeus)—human beings are naked and defenceless ... Again, this version begins with humans banqueting with the gods, that is, before the advent of humanity as mortality ... But with the end of the golden age human beings are yoked to labour and to handling instruments ...

Famous quotes containing the words beings and/or human:

    Younger sisters are almost different beings from elder ones, but thank God it is quite and unaffectedly without repining or envy that I see my elder sister gad about and visit, etc.—when I rest at home.
    Frances Burney (1752–1840)

    And then I know of no better way
    To close a road, abandon a farm,
    Reduce the births of the human race,
    And bring back nature in people’s place.
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)