Civilization and profits go hand in hand.
Hold fast to the Bible. To the influence of this Book we are indebted for all the progress made in true civilization and to this we must look as our guide in the future.
The degree of civilization in a society can be judged by entering the prisons.
Civilization is a limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities.
The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.
To accept civilization as it is practically means accepting decay.
It is what you do from now on that will either move our civilization forward a few tiny steps, or else... begin to march us steadily backward.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
The first human being who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.