Society Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
There is no such thing as society: there are individual men and women, and there are families.
- Margaret Thatcher
Society is produced by our wants, and government by our wickedness.
- Thomas Paine
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
Solitude sometimes is best society.
- John Milton
I do not believe we can repair the basic fabric of society until people who are willing to work have work. Work organizes life. It gives structure and discipline to life.
- Bill Clinton
Our modern society is engaged in polishing and decorating the cage in which man is kept imprisoned.
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 is composed of two great classes – those who have more dinners than appetite, and those who have more appetite than dinners.
When people go to work, they shouldn’t have to leave their hearts at home. ~Betty Bender
The trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be. ~Paul Valery
The art of living is the art of knowing how to believe lies.
Society honors its living conformists and its dead troublemakers. ~Mignon McLaughlin
Any society that needs disclaimers has too many lawyers.
Living in this modern toxic world, we are all slowly being poisoned to death.
When Gandhi was asked what he thought of Western civilization, he said, “It would be nice.”
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
- Jiddu Krishnamurti
Society prepares the crime, the criminal commits it.
- Henry Thomas Buckle
To be wealthy and honored in an unjust society is a disgrace.