Society Quotes

The Internet: Transforming Society and Shaping the Future Through Chat.
– Dave Barry
There is only one way left to escape the alienation of present day society: to retreat ahead of it.
– Roland Barthes
It seems a long time since the morning mail could be called correspondence.
– Jacques Barzun
Deep down, the US, with its space, its technological refinement, its bluff good conscience, even in those spaces which it opens up for simulation, is the only remaining primitive society.
– Jean Baudrillard
What is a society without a heroic dimension?
– Jean Baudrillard
Society cares for the individual only so far as he is profitable.
– Simone de Beauvoir
Law represents the effort of man to organize society; governments, the efforts of selfishness to overthrow liberty.
– Henry Ward Beecher
We are not just here to manage capitalism but to change society and to define its finer values.
– Tony Benn
The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means.
– Georges Bernanos
Fascism is not in itself a new order of society. It is the future refusing to be born.
– Aneurin Bevan
The devastating punch we took on September 11th still reverberates throughout American society.
– Joe Biden
Land: A part of the earth's surface, considered as property. The theory that land is property subject to private ownership and control is the foundation of modern society, and is eminently worthy of the superstructure.
– Ambrose Bierce
Friendship! Mysterious cement of the soul, Sweet'ner of life, and solder of society.
– Robert Blair
I never leaf through a copy of National Geographic without realizing how lucky we are to live in a society where it is traditional to wear clothes.
– Erma Bombeck
Thanks to my mother, not a single cardboard box has found its way back into society. We receive gifts in boxes from stores that went out of business twenty years ago.
– Erma Bombeck
A person's worth is quite independent of their usefulness to society.
– Kjell Magne Bondevik
The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.
– Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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
It is in Saudi Arabia's best interest to allow women to fully participate in its society, and this includes the right to vote and run for office.
– Barbara Boxer
Congress acknowledged that society's accumulated myths and fears about disability and disease are as handicapping as are the physical limitations that flow from actual impairment.
– William J. Brennan, Jr.