Society Quotes

Television is just one more facet of that considerable segment of our society that never had any standard but the soft buck.
– Raymond Chandler
I did it to myself. It wasn't society... it wasn't a pusher, it wasn't being blind or being black or being poor. It was all my doing.
– Ray Charles
All literary men are Red Sox fans - to be a Yankee fan in a literate society is to endanger your life.
– John Cheever
Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.
– G. K. Chesterton
Society is not a disease, it is a disaster. What a stupid miracle that one can live in it.
– Emile M. Cioran
Our lifetime may be the last that will be lived out in a technological society.
– Arthur C. Clarke
The society of dead authors has this advantage over that of the living: they never flatter us to our faces, nor slander us behind our backs, nor intrude upon our privacy, nor quit their shelves until we take them down.
– Charles Caleb Colton
Access to computers and the Internet has become a basic need for education in our society.
– Kent Conrad
Our individual lives cannot, generally, be works of art unless the social order is also.
– Charles Horton Cooley
The imaginations which people have of one another are the solid facts of society.
– Charles Horton Cooley
Cockroaches and socialites are the only things that can stay up all night and eat anything.
– Herb Caen
The worker is the slave of capitalist society, the female worker is the slave of that slave.
– James Connolly
In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.
– Salvador Dali
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
– Angela Davis
Today is a celebration of hope for the Iraqi people. The Iraqi people can now take control of their government and their future by creating a society that protects the rights endowed to us by our creator - life, liberty and freedom.
– Jim DeMint
If a man be gloomy let him keep to himself. No one has the right to go croaking about society, or what is worse, looking as if he stifled grief.
– Benjamin Disraeli
Like art and politics, gangsterism is a very important avenue of assimilation into society.
– E. L. Doctorow
There is in us a lyric germ or nucleus which deserves respect; it bids a man to ponder or create; and in this dim corner of himself he can take refuge and find consolations which the society of his fellow creatures does not provide.
– Norman Douglas
Chastity is the cement of civilization and progress. Without it there is no stability in society, and without it one cannot attain the Science of Life.
– Mary Baker Eddy
To give aid to every poor man is far beyond the reach and power of every man. Care of the poor is incumbent on society as a whole.
– Charles Edwards