We are all murderers and prostitutes --no matter to what culture, society, class, nation one belongs, no matter how normal, moral, or mature, one takes oneself to be.
There is something terribly wrong with a culture inebriated by noise and gregariousness.
Anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.
Race is a lazy mind's tool for identifying culture.
Translation is not a matter of words only: it is a matter of making intelligible a whole culture.
A man should be just cultured enough to be able to look with suspicion upon culture at first, not second hand.
It the proof of high culture to say the greatest matters in the simplest way.
We now have a whole culture based on the assumption that people know nothing and so anything can be said to them.
Culture eats strategy for breakfast.
Slowly but surely, we are acquiring that famous culture of democracy, which is our objective.
You have to be strong enough to say if the culture doesn't work, don't buy it.
Because some people have sex with people of the same sex, an entire culture has been created, broadly speaking, out of oppression. Which in a rational world would not be an issue.
Culture: the cry of men in face of their destiny.
Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit.
On a group of theories one can found a school;
but on a group of values one can found a culture, a civilization, a new way of living together among men.
The imitation of complex skills is what we call culture and is the basis of civilization.
The PBSI (Indonesian Badminton Association) have to work harder to widen the pool and find quality players. The present indifferent culture has to change.
No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no culture comparable to that of the garden.
People worry about kids playing with guns, and teenagers watching violent videos; we are scared that some sort of culture of violence will take them over. Nobody worries about kids listening to thousands - literally thousands - of songs about broken hearts and rejection and pain and misery and loss.
American culture is torn between our long romance with violence and our terror of the devastation wrought by war and crime and environmental havoc.
The marriage of a man and woman is the most enduring human institution, honored in all cultures and by every religious faith. It's in this institution that children are meant to be nurtured. We know this after thousands of years of human experience.