society quotes

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

I tend to look at potential investments from the standpoint of whether it is a valuable contribution to society.David Cheriton

I am a believer in Adam Smith, who says that if you look at something that really contributes value to society, and you can deliver it at a reasonable price, then society will recognise that at some point because rational behaviour will come into play.David Cheriton

Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.Gilbert K. Chesterton

Growth is a panacea for many ills in society; not entirely, but many.P. Chidambaram

The mantra of the National Commercial Bank is 'building a better Jamaica.' If this bank is going to be everlastingly successful, it has to take on the ailments of this society.Michael Lee-Chin

Tremendous amounts of talent are lost to our society just because that talent wears a skirt.Shirley Chisholm

The internet could be a very positive step towards education, organisation and participation in a meaningful society.Noam Chomsky

In many respects, the United States is a great country. Freedom of speech is protected more than in any other country. It is also a very free society.Noam Chomsky

In the literal sense, there has been no relevant evolution since the trek from Africa. But there has been substantial progress towards higher standards of rights, justice and freedom - along with all too many illustrations of how remote is the goal of a decent society.Noam Chomsky

Once the fabric of a just society is undone, it takes generations to weave it back together.Deepak Chopra

You have to look at history as an evolution of society.Jean Chretien

There are very fundamental reasons we live our lives in social networks, and if we really understood the role they're playing in our society, we would take better care of social networks and find ways to take advantage of their power to improve our society.Nicholas A. Christakis

Society is not a disease, it is a disaster. What a stupid miracle that one can live in it.Emile M. Cioran

If people did not compliment one another there would be little society.Luc de Clapiers