Society Quotes

Society Quotes

Aleister Crowley Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the law.
Abbie Hoffman Revolution is not something fixed in ideology, nor is it something fashioned to a particular decade. It is a perpetual process embedded in the human spirit.
Jeff Marder We live in an age when pizza gets to your home before the police.
Paul Claudel Intelligence is nothing without delight.
Abba Eban Men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all the other alternatives.
Abraham Lincoln Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.
S. I. Hayakawa If you see in any given situation only what everybody else can see, you can be said to be so much a representative of your culture than you are a victim of it.
Maude (Ruth Gordon) The police.....always wanting to play games.
Immanuel Kant Human reason is by nature architectonic.
William Ralph Inge A nation is a society united by delusions about its ancestry and by common hatred of its neighbors.
A. E. Housman In every American there is an air of incorrigible innocence, which seems to conceal a diabolical cunning.
Krishnamurti It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
John F. Kennedy If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.
Thomas Jefferson Whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends [life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness] it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to institute new government...
Abba Eban History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives.
U Thant Every human being, of whatever origin, of whatever station, deserves respect. We must each respect others even as we respect ourselves.
A. F. Shaw I am loving before I am patriotic: I am human before I am American.
Sir Francis Bacon Man seeketh in society comfort, use and protection.
Karen Horney Concern should drive us into action and not into depression.
Mark Twain Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.
Anne Frank How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
A. J. Ayer No moral system can rest solely on authority.
Thomas Paine The instant formal government is abolished, society begins to act. A general association takes place, and common interest produces common security.
Nancy Reagan I believe that people would be alive today if there were a death penalty.
Abdul Baha If a person commit a crime against you, have not the right to forgive him; but the law must punish him in order to prevent a repetition of that same crime by others, as the pain of the individual is unimportant beside the general welfare of the people.

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