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Picture quote by George Orwell about truth

The further a society drifts from the truth, the more it will hate those that speak it. ⏤ George Orwell


Picture quote by Emma Goldman about society

The most violent element in society is ignorance. ⏤ Emma Goldman


Picture quote by Sayings about manners

Money can't buy manners. ⏤ Sayings


Picture quote by Sayings about society

Society is not only defined by what it creates, but by what it refuses to destroy. ⏤ Sayings


Picture quote by Steve Maraboli about society

Dont look for society to give you permission to be yourself. ⏤ Steve Maraboli


Picture quote by Sayings about person

The society does not define who you are, the future does. ⏤ Sayings


Picture quote by Plato about power

Those who tell the stories rule society. ⏤ Plato


Picture quote by Kurt Vonnegut about appearance

A sane person to an insane society must appear insane. ⏤ Kurt Vonnegut


Picture quote by Sayings about society

Society has gotten to the point where everybody has a right but nobody has a responsibility. ⏤ Sayings


Picture quote by Ruben Blades about ignorance

I think we risk becoming the best informed society that has ever died of ignorance. ⏤ Ruben Blades


Picture quote about society

A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.


Picture quote about security

The desire for security and the fear of insecurity are the same thing. To hold your breath is to lose your breath. A society based on the quest for security is nothing but a breath-retention contest in which everyone is as taut as a drum and as purple as a beet.


Picture quote by Ze Frank about society

Let us not be a society where honest in public equals weird. ⏤ Ze Frank


Picture quote by Hua-Ching Ni about people

When people come to be quiet and peaceful, even the influence of time and wasteful commotion of society have nothing to do with them. ⏤ Hua-Ching Ni


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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.

Isaac Asimov, scientist

Society has arisen out of the works of peace; the essence of society is peacemaking.

Ludwig von Mises, economist

To be social is to be forgiving.

Robert Frost, poet

Society lives by faith, and develops by science.

Henri Frederic Amiel, philosopher

Society is a hospital of incurables.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Society exists only as a mental concept; in the real world there are only individuals.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

When a nation goes down, or a society perishes, one condition may always be found; they forgot where they came from. They lost sight of what had brought them along.

Carl Sandburg, poet

The paradox of education is precisely this -- that as one begins to become conscious one begins to examine the society in which he is being educated.

James Baldwin, educator

Society attacks early, when the individual is helpless.

B. F. Skinner, psychologist

The concept of the "good ol' days" must be one of our society's biggest delusions, top reasons for depression, as well as most often used excuse for lack of success.

Bo Bennett, entrepreneur

In any great organization it is far, far safer to be wrong with the majority than to be right alone.

John Kenneth Galbraith, economist

One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal. Soon we'll need a new definition.

Alvin Toffler, author

No power in society, no hardship in your condition can depress you, keep you down, in knowledge, power, virtue, influence, but by your own consent.

William Ellery Channing, writer

Remember and help America remember that the fellowship of human beings is more important than the fellowship of race and class and gender in a democratic society.

Marian Wright Edelman, activist

When a society abandons its ideals just because most people can't live up to them, behavior gets very ugly indeed.

Judith Martin, author

Never speak disrespectfully of Society. Only people who can't get into it do that.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.

Carl Sagan, astronomer

A nation is a society united by a delusion about its ancestry and by common hatred of its neighbours.

William Ralph Inge, clergyman

Society cares for the individual only so far as he is profitable.

Simone de Beauvoir, writer

Society is like a stew. If you don't stir it up every once in a while then a layer of scum floats to the top.

Edward Abbey, author

Schools and libraries are the twin cornerstones of a civilized society. Libraries are only good if people use them, like books only exist when someone reads them.

Nicholas Meyer, writer

Society always consists in the greatest part, of young and foolish persons.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

I do earnestly wish to see the distinction of sex confounded in society, unless where love animates the behaviour.

Mary Wollstonecraft, writer

The most violent element in society is ignorance.

Emma Goldman, activist

The greatest difficulty with the world is not its ability to produce, but the unwillingness to share.

Roy L. Smith, clergyman

Sobriety, severity, and self-respect are the foundations of all true sociality.

Henry David Thoreau, author

No civilized society can thrive upon victims, whose humanity has been permanently mutilated.

Rabindranath Tagore, poet

One can be instructed in society, one is inspired only in solitude.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

A society that gets rid of all its troublemakers goes downhill.

Robert A. Heinlein, writer

We now have a whole culture based on the assumption that people know nothing and so anything can be said to them.

Stephen Vizinczey,

A free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular.

Adlai Stevenson, politician

Civilization is unbearable, but it is less unbearable at the top.

Timothy Leary, educator

The happiness of society is the end of government.

John Adams, president

This avidity alone, of acquiring goods and possessions for ourselves and our nearest friends, is insatiable, perpetual, universal, and directly destructive of society.

David Hume, philosopher

America must be the teacher of democracy, not the advertiser of the consumer society. It is unrealistic for the rest of the world to reach the American living standard.

Mikhail Gorbachev, statesman

Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.

Bill Vaughan, journalist

If you're treated a certain way you become a certain kind of person. If certain things are described to you as being real they're real for you whether they're real or not.

James Baldwin, educator

Beneath all of these addictions is this disease, this control disease which is the mark of our society.

Keith Miller, author

I think we risk becoming the best informed society that has ever died of ignorance.

Ruben Blades, musician

The path towards a free society has not been simple. There are tragic and glorious pages in our history.

Vladimir Putin, statesman

Society honors its living conformists and its dead troublemakers.

Mignon McLaughlin, journalist

It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.

Jiddu Krishnamurti, philosopher

Women with money and women in power are two uncomfortable ideas in our society.

Candace Bushnell, writer

We believe in personal choice, rather than society dictating how we must live our lives.

Mike Peters, cartoonist

Bankers - pillars of society who are going to hell if there is a God and He has been accurately quoted.

John Ralston Saul, author

Anarchy is the ultimate destination of any positively evolving society.

Eric Parslow,

Society does not consist of individuals but expresses the sum of interrelations, the relations within which these individuals stand.

Karl Marx, economist

Interdependence is and ought to be as much the ideal of man as self-sufficiency. Man is a social being.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it by hiding.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Society is now one polished horde, formed of two mighty tribes, the Bores and Bored.

Lord Byron, poet

Society is becoming less and less transparent. People no longer know where decisions that substantially affect their lives are taken, nor by whom, nor how.

Georg Henrik von Wright, philosopher

Civilized society is perpetually menaced with disintegration through this primary hostility of men towards one another.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

Society in every state is a blessing, but government, even in its best stage, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state an intolerable one.

Thomas Paine, writer

It is the tendency of the social burdens to crush out the middle class, and to force society into an organization of only two classes, one at each social extreme.

William Graham Sumner, businessman

I think the problem starts with the general appreciation of the music in the larger society.

Sonny Rollins, musician

Society exists for the benefit of its members, not the members for the benefit of society.

Herbert Spencer, philosopher

The human race's prospects of survival were considerably better when we were defenceless against tigers than they are today when we have become defenceless against ourselves.

Arnold J. Toynbee, historian

Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.

Mark Twain, author

We don't need a weakened government but a strong government that would take responsibility for the rights of the individual and care for the society as a whole.

Vladimir Putin, statesman

An institution is the lengthened shadow of one man.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Society is always trying in some way to grind us down to a single flat surface.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

As long as we have an unjust society, like we do now, we will never have a loving society. If you don

Jane Elliot, actress

The spirit of truth and the spirit of freedom -- these are the pillars of society.

Henrik Ibsen, poet

Our individual lives cannot, generally, be works of art unless the social order is also.

Charles Horton Cooley, sociologist

Society is divided into two classes, the shearers and the shorn.

Sebastian Roch Nicolas Chamfort,

We all do better when we work together. Our differences do matter, but our common humanity matters more.

Bill Clinton,

The circumstances of human society are too complicated to be submitted to the rigor of mathematical calculation.

Marquis De Custine, author

Society is one vast conspiracy for carving one into the kind of statue likes, and then placing it in the most convenient niche it has.

Randolph Bourne, writer

Good-looking individuals are treated better than homely ones in virtually every social situation, from dating to trial by jury.

Martha Beck, author

The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that man may become robots.

Erich Fromm, psychologist

Bigotry or prejudice in any form is more than a problem; it is a deep-seated evil within our society.

Judith Light, actress

Society in shipwreck is comfort to all.

Publilius Syrus, writer

I'm also interested in the modern suggestion that you can have a combination of love and sex in a marriage - which no previous society has ever believed.

Alain de Botton, writer

The problem with society is that happiness and intelligence are rarely found in the same person. I guess that's why they say ignorance is bliss.

Anonymous,

The Supreme Court's only armor is the cloak of public trust; its sole ammunition, the collective hopes of our society.

Irving R. Kaufman, judge

Ideology... is indispensable in any society if men are to be formed, transformed and equipped to respond to the demands of their conditions of existence.

Louis Althusser, philosopher

As the mainstream media has become increasingly dependent on advertising revenues for support, it has become an anti-democratic force in society.

Robert McChesney, critic

When I read about the way in which library funds are being cut and cut, I can only think that American society has found one more way to destroy itself.

Isaac Asimov, scientist

Our guiding principle was that design is neither an intellectual nor a material affair, but simply an integral part of the stuff of life, necessary for everyone in a civilized society.

Walter Gropius, architect

Politics I conceive to be nothing more than the science of the ordered progress of society along the lines of greatest usefulness and convenience to itself.

Woodrow Wilson, president

There can be hope only for a society which acts as one big family, not as many separate ones.

Anwar Sadat, statesman

Cockroaches and socialites are the only things that can stay up all night and eat anything.

Herb Caen, journalist

In a civilized society, all crimes are likely to be sins, but most sins are not and ought not to be treated as crimes. Man's ultimate responsibility is to God alone.

Geoffrey Fisher, clergyman

A civilized society is one which tolerates eccentricity to the point of doubtful sanity.

Robert Frost, poet

The enemy of society is middle class and the enemy of life is middle age.

Orson Welles, actor

How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young?

Paul Sweeney,

You can find your way across this country using burger joints the way a navigator uses stars.

Charles Kuralt, journalist

China is completely lacking in self-awareness and as someone who has stepped outside that society, I have a responsibility to write about it as I see it.

Ma Jian, writer

My mind boggles at the amount of violence inflicted upon children in today's society.

Samantha Morton, actress

Society cannot continue to disable themselves through their need to categorize people or make assumptions as to another individual's abilities.

Evelyn Glennie, musician

The reconnection of society, economy and ethics is a project we cannot postpone.

Michael D. Higgins, politician

If you say, I'm for equal pay, that's a reform. But if you say. I'm a feminist, that's a transformation of society.

Gloria Steinem, activist

Our society finds truth too strong a medicine to digest undiluted. In its purest form, truth is not a polite tap on the shoulder. It is a howling reproach.

Ted Koppel, journalist

In a society in which equality is a fact, not merely a word, words of racial or sexual assault and humiliation will be nonsense syllables.

Catharine MacKinnon, activist

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.

R. D. Laing, psychologist

Society has always seemed to demand a little more from human beings than it will get in practice.

George Orwell, author

It is always possible to bind together a considerable number of people in love, so long as there are other people left over to receive the manifestations of their aggression.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

Whoever marries the spirit of this age will find himself a widower in the next.

W. R. [William Ralph] Inge,

The danger is not that a particular class is unfit to govern. Every class is unfit to govern.

Lord (John Emerich Edward Dalberg) Acton,

What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on

Henry David Thoreau, author

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