Deprecated: Non-static method quote::Topics() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /var/www/html/quoteitup/modules/quote/ui_quote.php on line 51
Society Quotes

society quotes

Novel technologies and ideas that impinge on human biology and their perceived impact on human values have renewed strains in the relationship between science and society.Paul Berg

To understand Occupy Wall Street, you have to understand artists. Art is freedom - freedom of expression - and its message has resonated through society for centuries.Peter M. Brant

When you live in a place, you're not just taking from it, you're contributing to it. In America I would never be able to make myself a person who could contribute. I wasn't interested in that society; I was interested in this society.Bryan Brown

A Libertarian society of unfettered individualism spreads its benefits to virtually everyone - not just those who have the resources to seize political power.Harry Browne

Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from it, under any circumstances, lies under the suspicion of being no policy at all.Edmund Burke

I think we have to face the reality that in a society where there is a legitimate threat of terrorism, not being able to see one's face, not being able to have some sense of communication in that way, is for many societies a challenge.Hillary Clinton

The fact is that censorship always defeats its own purpose, for it creates, in the end, the kind of society that is incapable of exercising real discretion.Henry Steele Commager

The imaginations which people have of one another are the solid facts of society.Charles Horton Cooley

The very existence of government at all, infers inequality. The citizen who is preferred to office becomes the superior to those who are not, so long as he is the repository of power, and the child inherits the wealth of the parent as a controlling law of society.James F. Cooper

The judge said I was a menace to society because I had put crime on a scientific basis.Gregory Corso

My first payback to society in life, was The Dolphin Project.Rick Danko

All prisons that have existed in our society to date put people away as no human being should ever be put away.Barbara Deming

Sometimes nudity is gratuitous. We just live in a society where everything goes.Judi Dench

Patriotism is an ephemeral motive that scarcely ever outlasts the particular threat to society that aroused it.Denis Diderot

Just in our lifetime our society has become looser and more private, it becomes extremely difficult to hold to any permanent commitment whatever, least of all to organized religion.Mary Douglas

Why can't Google, which likes to see itself as a 'Don't Be Evil' benevolent force in society, just write us a big check for using our stories, so we can keep checks and balances alive and continue to provide the search engine with our stories?Maureen Dowd

To be a good reporter, writing about war, you have to write about the people. It's not about the tanks or the RPGs or military strategy. It's always about the effect war has on civilians, on society, and how it disrupts and destroys lives.Janine di Giovanni

I'm not sure it pays to do anything remotely public in Britain. It's such a spiteful society. People seem to enjoy making your life hard for the sake of it.Andrew Eldritch

The man in our society is the breadwinner; the woman has enough to do as the homemaker, wife and mother.Dorothy Fields

We don't have a unitary society anymore, you know; it's very fragmented. I look up and down my block in Silverlake and there is a different universe in every house.Janet Fitch