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What is the damnation of hell? To go with that society who have not obeyed His commands.
~By Joseph Smith, Jr. ~


Someone who does an act. In a democratic society, you're supposed to be an activist; that is, you participate. It could be a letter written to an editor.
~By Studs Terkel ~


All societies on the verge of death are masculine. A society can survive with only one man; no society will survive a shortage of women.
~By Germaine Greer ~


We establish no religion in this country, nor will we ever. But we poison our society when we remove its theological underpinnings. We court corruption when we leave society devoid of belief.
~By Jeff Miller ~


But such IMF pressure is very much helpful for me to push such a, you know, reform. So in this sense I think IMF is very much helpful for alien society.
~By Kim Dae Jung ~


Rosa Parks will be remembered for her lasting contributions to society. Her legacy lives on in the continued struggle for civil rights around the world. She will be missed.
~By Jim Costa ~


It is incumbent upon each of us to improve spending and savings practices to ensure our own individual financial security and preserve the collective economic well-being of our great society.
~By Ron Lewis ~


In a capitalist society, persons who create capital, like Michael Eisner, are given the staggering rewards.
~By Carroll O'Connor ~


My return to London introduced me to a wider range of society.
~By Catherine Helen Spence ~


Humanism: an exaltation of freedom, but one limited by our need to exercise it as an integral part of nature and society.
~By John Ralston Saul ~


We won't have a society if we destroy the environment.
~By Margaret Mead ~


Certainly being in California has encouraged a sustained commitment to rethinking the nature, purposes, and relevance of the contemporary arts, specifically music, for a society which by and large seems to manage quite well without them.
~By Brian Ferneyhough ~


I would as soon put a girl alone into a closet to meditate as give her only the society of her needle.
~By Maria Mitchell ~


The first duty of society is to give each of its members the possibility of fulfilling his destiny. When it becomes incapable of performing this duty it must be transformed.
~By Alexis Carrel ~


So, one of the things I was doing with the aliens in The Quiet Invasion was creating that advanced society which had ideas about morality and proper use of natural resources that were radically different from ours, as the Europeans were from the American Indians.
~By Sarah Zettel ~


Certainly another Brad Sherman might be annoying, but it isn't something society doesn't know how to deal with. But a new level of human being is something else.
~By Brad Sherman ~


The point of mythology or myth is to point to the horizon and to point back to ourselves: This is who we are; this is where we came from; and this is where we're going. And a lot of Western society over the last hundred years - the last 50 years really - has lost that. We have become rather aimless and wandering.
~By J. Michael Straczynski ~


In a society where the rights and potential of women are constrained, no man can be truly free. He may have power, but he will not have freedom.
~By Mary Robinson ~


When you grow up in a totally segregated society, where everybody around you believes that segregation is proper, you have a hard time. You can't believe how much it's a part of your thinking.
~By Shelby Foote ~


I think it's great now that we seem to be in an era where it's OK to be gay and I think that the society in North America has had more of a problem with it than any other society.
~By Jason Priestley ~


Still, corruption and oppression are far too common threats to the democratic society.
~By Anna Lindh ~


Individual rights are the means of subordinating society to moral law.
~By Ayn Rand ~


The most striking development of the great depression of 1929 is a profound skepticism of the future of contemporary society among large sections of the American people.
~By C. L. R. James ~


What's done to children, they will do to society.
~By Karl A. Menninger ~


In a society that tries to standardize thinking, individuality is not highly prized.
~By Alex Grey ~


Racism is taught in our society, it is not automatic. It is learned behavior toward persons with dissimilar physical characteristics.
~By Alex Haley ~


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.
~By Edward Abbey ~


The big question society will have to answer is whether it wants computers thinking like humans.
~By David Smith ~


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


But our society does not grant nontraditional forms of intelligence equal recognition, no matter how much it would help us get along or truly enrich our lives.
~By Joan D. Vinge ~


We have hardly an adequate idea how all-powerful law is in forming public opinion, in giving tone and character to the mass of society.
~By Ernestine Rose ~


The American people do not want people thumbing their nose at the law. It undercuts the very fabric of our society and the system of civil justice and of criminal justice as well.
~By Ernest Istook ~


A society in which vocation and job are separated for most people gradually creates an economy that is often devoid of spirit, one that frequently fills our pocketbooks at the cost of emptying our souls.
~By Sam Keen ~


Our society has changed in unforeseeable ways since Social Security was created. For example, we are living longer, healthier, and more productive lives and while this is all great news, this has also placed added pressure on America's retirement system.
~By Norm Coleman ~


My decision to register women confirms what is already obvious throughout our society-that women are now providing all types of skills in every profession. The military should be no exception.
~By Jimmy Carter ~


In order for a society to survive, it must generate a sufficient level of physical production both to meet its current needs, and to produce a surplus for upgrading its productive powers.
~By Robert Trout ~


The United States are a political state, or organized society, whose end is government, for the security, welfare, and happiness of all who live under its protection.
~By William H. Seward ~


I look at the car park and myself and Dave Watson come in with our old cars, and these young lads come in with their new Porches. I think that society has changed, there seems to be a lack of respect nowadays.
~By Richard Gough ~


There can be no doubt that the practice of opening legislative sessions with prayer has become part of the fabric of our society.
~By Warren E. Burger ~


We know the pain the president has caused our society and his family and his friends, but we know, too, how much the president has done for this country.
~By Charles Ruff ~


Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.
~By Harry S. Truman ~


He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he is sufficient for himself, must be either a beast or a god.
~By Aristotle ~


The assumption is that the right kind of society is an organic being not merely analogous to an organic being, but actually a living structure with appetites and digestions, instincts and passions, intelligence and reason.
~By Herbert Read ~


I'm afraid for all those who'll have the bread snatched from their mouths by these machines. What business has science and capitalism got, bringing all these new inventions into the works, before society has produced a generation educated up to using them!
~By Henrik Ibsen ~


I am privileged to be a citizen of the single greatest society in all of human history.
~By Marco Rubio ~


There's a lot of conning as part of our society, I think.
~By Sigourney Weaver ~


Conservatism is a hard choice for a society that has become accustomed to big government and big entitlements promoted by liberals.
~By Jesse Helms ~


But in the end, in the end one is alone. We are all of us alone. I mean I'm told these days we have to consider ourselves as being in society... but in the end one knows one is alone, that one lives at the heart of a solitude.
~By Harold Bloom ~


Having soon discovered to be great, I must appear so, and therefore studiously avoided mixing in society, and wrapped myself in mystery, devoting my time to fasting and prayer.
~By Nat Turner ~


Society, being codified by man, decrees that woman is inferior; she can do away with this inferiority only by destroying the male's superiority.
~By Simone de Beauvoir ~


There are few better measures of the concern a society has for its individual members and its own well being than the way it handles criminals.
~By Ramsey Clark ~


Men were only made into "men" with great difficulty even in primitive society: the male is not naturally "a man" any more than the woman. He has to be propped up into that position with some ingenuity, and is always likely to collapse.
~By Wyndham Lewis ~


The idealists will always be in society, and we will survive.
~By John Zorn ~


Although images of perfection in people's personal lives can cause unhappiness, images of perfect societies - utopian images - can cause monstrous evil. In fact, forcefully changing society to conform to societal images was the greatest cause of evil in the twentieth century.
~By Dennis Prager ~


The pillars of truth and the pillars of freedom - they are the pillars of society.
~By Henrik Ibsen ~


Society is a republic. When an individual tries to lift themselves above others, they are dragged down by the mass, either by ridicule or slander.
~By Victor Hugo ~


One of the sad commentaries on the way women are viewed in our society is that we have to fit one category. I have never felt that I had to be in one category.
~By Faye Wattleton ~


But this is not to say that the society which inflicts capital punishment commits murder.
~By Benjamin Tucker ~


To act on the belief that we possess the knowledge and the power which enable us to shape the processes of society entirely to our liking, knowledge which in fact we do not possess, is likely to make us do much harm.
~By Friedrich August von Hayek ~


This isn't a little debate society. That's high school stuff.
~By Sydney Schanberg ~


It seems to me morally a decent society will try to take some of the increased benefit and use that to alleviate the pain of the few who are bearing the cost that made it possible.
~By Tim Bishop ~


In every society some men are born to rule, and some to advise.
~By Ralph Waldo Emerson ~


Society as a whole is better off when information is available to the public. Whether you are talking about how to prevent disease, or about who does the best job of treating disease, it is useful to provide as much information to the public as possible.
~By David Obey ~


Censorship always defeats it own purpose, for it creates in the end the kind of society that is incapable of exercising real discretion.
~By Henry Steele Commager ~


You have to look at history as an evolution of society.
~By Jean Chretien ~


Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exactly the same opinion.
~By Oscar Wilde ~


French women have been made beautiful by the French people - they're very aware of their bodies, the way they move and speak, they're very confident of their sexuality. French society's made them like that.
~By Charlotte Rampling ~


A pure democracy is a society consisting of a small number of citizens, who assemble and administer the government in person.
~By James Madison ~


At the heart of these challenges lies the question of how the institutions of the European Union make laws, the types of laws they pass and the effectiveness with which those laws are implemented on civil society and the economy.
~By John Hutton ~


My father always taught me to appreciate what you're fortunate to have and give back to those who need it. No part of our society is more important than the children, especially the ones who need our help.
~By Dan Marino ~


There are no heroes in most of my stories. I look at our society with a critical eye and find nothing extraordinary in the people I see.
~By Naguib Mahfouz ~


The most important element of a free society, where individual rights are held in the highest esteem, is the rejection of the initiation of violence.
~By Ron Paul ~


No good is ever done to society by the pictorial representation of its diseases.
~By John Ruskin ~


In every interview I have ever read or seen or taken part in, the final question in our future-oriented society is always, What next?
~By Jessica Savitch ~


The problem of Italy is not really a question of age. Japan has an older population, and it is now in full economic recovery. The problem is that Italy is old in the structure of the society.
~By Romano Prodi ~


I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger, the food cheaper and the old men and old women warmer in the winter and happier in the summer.
~By Brendan Behan ~


These interests of the workers, as the exploited and oppressed, class of society, are the same in all countries.
~By Clara Zetkin ~


The chief product of an automated society is a widespread and deepening sense of boredom.
~By C. Northcote Parkinson ~


What business has science and capitalism got, bringing all these new inventions into the works, before society has produced a generation educated up to using them!
~By Henrik Ibsen ~


In justice to human society it may perhaps be said of almost all the polities and civil institutions in the world, however imperfect, that they have been founded in and carried on with very considerable wisdom.
~By Ezra Stiles ~


If we have isolated individuals able to inflict enormous harm, imagine what a single lunatic can do with a nuclear weapon. I think the whole base of civil society is at risk.
~By Joshua Lederberg ~


The function of literature, through all its mutations, has been to make us aware of the particularity of selves, and the high authority of the self in its quarrel with its society and its culture. Literature is in that sense subversive.
~By Lionel Trilling ~


And there isn't any way that one can get rid of the guilt of having a nice body by saying that one can serve society with it, because that would end up with oneself as what? There simply doesn't seem to be any moral place for flesh.
~By Margaret Drabble ~


I used to be a discipline problem, which caused me embarrassment until I realized that being a discipline problem in a racist society is sometimes an honor.
~By Ishmael Reed ~


Business, labor and civil society organizations have skills and resources that are vital in helping to build a more robust global community.
~By Kofi Annan ~


My true function within a society which embraces all of us is to continue an age-old tradition. This tradition is to create images from the depths of the imagination and to give them form, whether visual, intellectual or musical.
~By Michael Tippett ~


What is called good society is usually nothing but a mosaic of polished caricatures.
~By Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel ~


Society needs to condemn a little more and understand a little less.
~By John Major ~


The only society I like is rough and tough, and the tougher the better. There's where you get down to bedrock and meet human people.
~By Robert W. Service ~


Censorship reflects a society's lack of confidence in itself.
~By Potter Stewart ~


We are in a position of financial and social power, and we could be agents of change in our society. Without pretension, I believe we could be a nice little gardener who takes care of the garden, and hopefully our neighbor will do the same. Then, maybe we'll achieve a better world.
~By Guy Laliberte ~


There's something about being with a group of people who become like family that must be needed in society.
~By Jacqueline Bisset ~


The human imagination has already come to conceive the possibility of recreating human society.
~By Edmund Wilson ~


In our racist, sexist society, Christmas is the 8 hours when we stop killing each other and gratutious over eating is encouraged so that the starving and other people in the world can die!
~By Lloyd Kaufman ~


I think we're the first generation to successfully integrate American society.
~By Ted Rall ~


I believe that nothing enjoys a higher estate in our society than the right given by the First and Fourteenth Amendments freely to practice and proclaim one's religious convictions.
~By Frank Murphy ~


The opposite of courage in our society is not cowardice, it is conformity.
~By Rollo May ~


I think we have grave problems. I am very much concerned about environmental questions, even though in Finnish society, we are not facing the most urgent problems.
~By Harri Holkeri ~


I've never believed much in that holding hands kind of love. I've always thought that love is about two different personalities trying to confront life, trying to make sense of their responsibilities, to themselves, to each other, and to the wider society.
~By Alan Bates ~


Our society has gotten to the point where we might soon become less and less shocked by any kind of violence.
~By Stanley Crouch ~

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