Humans Are The Lowest Animals

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Mustafa Culban
ENG 101- Sec. 77
Sarah Marie Christian
06 March 2014

ESSAY 1 Humans are trying to live their lives by establishing superiority over the other living species and human kind, too. They may have right when they think that is okay to do. They hunted animals greedly and as Mark Twain mentioned in his essay which is about The Lowest Animal man even said that they were patriots and religious –according to them they were the most one- on the World. However, human kind were wrong that they had misunderstood being the highest animal on the world. Twain was right about his statements about the Morality that makes us more demonic animals. Also Twain has a point about our behaviour.Twain thought that we were killing more
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there is one point that shows humans are not the highest but lowest . We are accumulating more than our needs.For example from the text, the squirrels and bees make accumulation but they stop when they gather the winter supply.They don’t want excess.Meanwhile , when we look to the man’s side there is always collecting everything.Twain said that ”There is difference between man and the higher animals : he is avoricious and miserly, they are not.” (page 2, paragraph 2) As he said we have an unending appetite to everything. We need to put our rapacious side in a place beyond the reach of us any more. When we succeed this putting away things, we can see exactly Twain is wrong. The third behaviour which contains 2 parts which we cannot put away is that Harems and passion of revenge.these seem totally different but not.There is a connection between them that we do that again for our really desires and requests. Twain says “ Men keep harems, but it is by burute force, pirivileged by atrocious laws which the other sex were allowed no hand in making.” (page 2, paragraph 4) According to this sentence we are keeping harems by force thurough ancestor’s laws which are not accepted today. We are mentioned women lower then men in many Muslim countries. We behave like them they are muppets of our desires.However the highest animals don’t behave like this.Also we are animals which are full revenge.We always wait till our enemies or even our friends to drop
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