Society Quotes and Sayings
A society’s morality depends on how it treats the weak and poor.
- Dr T.P.Chia
There is no other definition of socialism valid for us than that of the abolition of the exploitation of man by man.
- Che Guevara
If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.
- John F. Kennedy
When people go to work, they shouldn’t have to leave their hearts at home. ~Betty Bender
To be wealthy and honored in an unjust society is a disgrace.
Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty; what is the matter with the rich is Uselessness. ~George Bernard Shaw
Society prepares the crime, the criminal commits it.
- Henry Thomas Buckle
Society is produced by our wants, and government by our wickedness.
- Thomas Paine
The art of living is the art of knowing how to believe lies.
The trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be. ~Paul Valery
Society is composed of two great classes – those who have more dinners than appetite, and those who have more appetite than dinners.
Our modern society is engaged in polishing and decorating the cage in which man is kept imprisoned.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
- Jiddu Krishnamurti
Living in this modern toxic world, we are all slowly being poisoned to death.
Solitude sometimes is best society.
- John Milton
When Gandhi was asked what he thought of Western civilization, he said, “It would be nice.”
Of more worth is one honest man to society and in the sight of God, than all the crowned ruffians that ever lived.
- Thomas Paine
Any society that needs disclaimers has too many lawyers.
Society honors its living conformists and its dead troublemakers. ~Mignon McLaughlin
There is no such thing as society: there are individual men and women, and there are families.
- Margaret Thatcher
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
- Isaac Asimov
We say society is messed up but we are society.
Society taught me that no matter what size I am, I will never be good enough. I’ll always be too skinny, too fat, too short, too tall…Too this, too that.
She needs make- up to cover up because, society taught her who she is, isn’t enough.
Society is always trying in some way to grind us down to a single flat surface.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes