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This study aims to explore Azerbaijani proverbs to find out the themes related to humanity. The corpus used in the current study contains three books on Azerbaijani proverbs that consist of 10425 proverbs. A content-based approach is used to analyze the corpus. The results show that the main humanity-related vocabulary theme is insan (i.e., frequency: 130 times). The findings of current study shows that some tinges of Islamic ideology one the one hand and cultural values as well as mythological beliefs on the other hand are seen in Azerbaijani proverbs. About Islamic ideology, some ideas are reported that share a common belief between Azerbaijanis and Islamic lifestyle. Regarding mythology, more works are recommended to be done to explore and report more evidences about the mythological roots of Azerbaijani proverbs.