society quotes

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

Society doesn't have much sympathy for the alcoholic. Drug addicts are beginning to be seen more as victims, but because alcohol is legal, people are less inclined to show sympathy and offer treatment.Nick Charles

I did it to myself. It wasn't society... it wasn't a pusher, it wasn't being blind or being black or being poor. It was all my doing.Ray Charles

When I did a study of all the coming-of-age movies that meant a lot to me, whether it was 'The Graduate' or 'Rebel Without a Cause' or 'Dead Poet's Society,' they all had that timeless feel. None of them were completely married to the details of their age. They felt timeless in their treatment of it. That's what made them resonate with me.Stephen Chbosky

All literary men are Red Sox fans - to be a Yankee fan in a literate society is to endanger your life.John Cheever

The Federal Reserve, the Treasury, all the regulator agencies - if there's a problem of the financial mechanism in society, the only one to fix it is government. They've got a legitimate role.Dick Cheney

Women are the real architects of society.Cher