society quotes

It's true: one of the things that I've always thought about American society is that you never get the sort of natural politicisation of class consciousness that you would get in the United Kingdom or even in Australia.Peter Carey

It seems that we have it backward in our society. We tend to look up to people who are under a great deal of stress, who can handle loads of stress, and those who are under a great deal of pressure.Richard Carlson

Acting, the arts in general, is a magnet for the wounded of society.Robert Carlyle

Before a group can enter the open society, it must first close ranks.Stokely Carmichael

You don't realize how much you use your credit card not even to buy things. It's a card you get so you can navigate society.Adam Carolla

A lot of guys and people in our society think that chicks just love dudes with money. Chicks love dudes who are successful who happen to have money - do you know what I mean? Chicks are attracted to dudes that are doing their own thing.Adam Carolla

Early in 1888 one or two of us got together to establish our own Sheffield Socialist Society.Edward Carpenter

My definition of a decent society is one that first of all takes care of its losers, and protects its weak.John le Carre

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.Alexis Carrel

Before I do anything, I think, well what hasn't been seen. Sometimes, that turns out to be something ghastly and not fit for society. And sometimes that inspiration becomes something that's really worthwhile.Jim Carrey

We should be concerned not only about the health of individual patients, but also the health of our entire society.Benjamin Carson

There is so much potential out there in young people and they aren't getting the right information or being encouraged in the right ways. This is our duty as a society.Benjamin Carson

There are similarities between being an editor and a tailor. Tailors have a vast supply of fabrics, buttons and thread at their disposal and put it together to make a whole. That's what an editor does - looks at society at a given time and pulls together the interesting aspects into a single issue each month.Graydon Carter

Tolerance is the price we pay for living in a free, pluralistic society.Robert Casey

As corollaries to the right of every individual to life and to full participation in society, the Declaration incorporated in the list of human rights the right to work and a certain number of economic, social, and cultural rights.Rene Cassin

I wanted everything. What could you not want when you are brown and Indian-looking in a society in which the white aesthetic is praised as acceptable?Ana Castillo

As it relates to society in general, I think we are inviting God's judgment on our nation when we shake our fist at him and say, 'We know better than you as to what constitutes a marriage.'Dan T. Cathy

I know a lot of people who transitioned and dropped out of society for two years. They don't talk to anybody. They become hermits. They try to do everything alone.Candis Cayne

Solitude shows us what should be; society shows us what we are.Robert Cecil

Traditional marriage between a man and a woman has been a cornerstone of our society for generations. If we are going to change that, it ought to be done by the will of the people.Steve Chabot