maharsayah sapta purve
catvaro manavas tatha
mad-bhava manasa jata
yesam loka imah prajah
(The Opulence of the Absolute, Text 06 Chapter 10)
Meaning: The seven great sages and before them the four other great sages and the Manus [ progenitors of mankind ] come from Me, born from My mind, and all the living beings populating the various planets descend from them.
Bhagavad Gita: Genealogical synopsis of the universal population (The Opulence of the Absolute, Text 06 Chapter 10)