society quotes

There is no development strategy more beneficial to society as a whole - women and men alike - than the one which involves women as central players.Kofi Annan

Bipolar disorder, manic depression, depression, black dog, whatever you want to call it, is inherent in our society. It's a product of stress and in my case over-work.Adam Ant

The self is an oral society in which the present is constantly running a dialogue with the past and the future inside of one skin.David Antin

There is probably no oral society that fails to mark the spatial distinction of left and right, peculiar as this distinction may be.David Antin

We live in a society that compels us to go on using these concepts, and we no longer know what they mean.Michelangelo Antonioni

I don't want what I am saying to sound like a prophecy or anything like an analysis of modern society... these are only feelings I have, and I am the least speculative man on earth.Michelangelo Antonioni

Adolescence is society's permission slip for combining physical maturity with psychological irresponsibility.Terri Apter

We are all equal, rich and poor, and we need a society where the people enjoy their rights.Jean-Bertrand Aristide

The structure of apartheid is still rooted in the Haitian society. When you have apartheid, you don't see those behind the walls. That is the reality of Haiti.Jean-Bertrand Aristide

He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he is sufficient for himself, must be either a beast or a god.Aristotle

People love information. Right now in our society, we have an obesity epidemic. Because for the first time in history, we have access to food whenever we want, we don't know how to control ourselves. I think we have the exact same problem with information.Marco Arment

Yes, all fundamentalists feel that in a secular society, God has been relegated to the margin, to the periphery and they are all in different ways seeking to drag him out of that peripheral position, back to center stage.Karen Armstrong

In much of society, research means to investigate something you do not know or understand.Neil Armstrong

At one of the annual conventions of the American Society for Aesthetics much confusion arose when the Society for Anesthetics met at the same time in the same hotel.Rudolf Arnheim

Our society distributes itself into Barbarians, Philistines and Populace; and America is just ourselves with the Barbarians quite left out, and the Populace nearly.Matthew Arnold

Yes, I am transgendered but I also am a cross-dresser - I dress as a woman. It's not that I just want to be seen as a female in our society, I'm also a drag queen and a performer - there are many levels there.Alexis Arquette

The greatest failure is that although we have created institutions, we have not created a civil society.Paddy Ashdown

When I read about the way in which library funds are being cut and cut, I can only think that American society has found one more way to destroy itself.Isaac Asimov

It is change, continuing change, inevitable change, that is the dominant factor in society today. No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.Isaac Asimov

You cannot reform your society or institution without opening your mind.Bashar al-Assad