society quotes

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

The Iraqi people are living a long-running tragedy because of the legacy of the old regime, the Americans and their actions that are unsuitable for Iraqi society, and the weakness of national resolve.Ahmed Chalabi

At issue in the Hiss Case was the question whether this sick society, which we call Western civilization, could in its extremity still cast up a man whose faith in it was so great that he would voluntarily abandon those things which men hold good, including life, to defend it.Whittaker Chambers

Society is composed of two great classes those who have more dinners than appetite, and those who have more appetite than dinners.Nicolas Chamfort

The art of the parenthesis is one of the greatest secrets of eloquence in Society.Nicolas Chamfort

The way I look at - speaking as a woman - I understand what it means to be a daughter, and to be a wife, and to be a mother, and also to be a career woman. The multiple roles that women can play in a society if given the opportunity is really a tremendous asset.Margaret Chan

It is not a fragrant world.Raymond Chandler

Television is just one more facet of that considerable segment of our society that never had any standard but the soft buck.Raymond Chandler

I am aware of the usefulness of science to society and of the benefits society derives from it.Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

By liberating women from household work and helping to abolish professions such as domestic service, the washing machine and other household goods completely revolutionised the structure of society.Ha-Joon Chang

Although my book is banned I am still allowed to go to China and travel. There is no longer the kind of control that Mao used to have-there have been deep fundamental changes in society.Jung Chang

What has marked Chinese society is its level of cruelty, not just revolutions and wars. We ought to reject it totally, otherwise in another upheaval there will be further cruelty.Jung Chang

No power in society, no hardship in your condition can depress you, keep you down, in knowledge, power, virtue, influence, but by your own consent.William Ellery Channing

The great hope of society is in individual character.William Ellery Channing

What does the future look like if the heads of society ask our young people to risk their lives for questionable causes? I think it looks rather bleak.Tracy Chapman