society quotes

I think we risk becoming the best informed society that has ever died of ignorance.Ruben Blades

I feel like I delivered a blow, an unfortunate blow to a profession that not only did I personally love doing but that I value for society.Jayson Blair

But in terms of how people live together, how we minimize the prospects of conflict and maximize the prospects of peace, the place of religion in our society today is essential.Tony Blair

Everything in our society is so purposeful.Sara Blakely

I started thinking about joy. Everything in our society is so purposeful. Let's bring joy back to the experience.Sara Blakely

What I do is spend too much time thinking. Most of the time I just walk around annoyed. Would I describe myself as relatively happy, I suppose, but society gets to me. And the people that have mastered life seem to not care, and then they die, and then the grenade goes off.Neill Blomkamp

But in the end, in the end one is alone. We are all of us alone. I mean I'm told these days we have to consider ourselves as being in society... but in the end one knows one is alone, that one lives at the heart of a solitude.Harold Bloom

When you come in to court as a plaintiff or as a defendant, it is terribly important that you look up at the bench and feel that that person represents you and will understand you, that that person is reflective of our community and of our society.Michael Bloomberg

This society cannot go forward, the way we have been going forward, where the gap between the rich and the poor keeps growing. It's not politically viable; it's not morally right; it's just not going to happen.Michael Bloomberg

After World War II society had to settle back for a moment before it picked up the 20th century.Stella Blum

We stand in the shadow of Jefferson who believed that a society founded upon the rule of law and liberty was dependent upon public education and the diffusion of knowledge.Matt Blunt

Film-makers are always going to be interested in making movies that plug into society around them. That's what a vibrant, artistically alert community should be doing. After all, it would be sad if we only made films about alien robots.Mark Boal

Similarly, thought is a system. That system not only includes thought and feelings, but it includes the state of the body; it includes the whole of society - as thought is passing back and forth between people in a process by which thought evolved from ancient times.David Bohm

This kind of overall way of thinking is not only a fertile source of new theoretical ideas: it is needed for the human mind to function in a generally harmonious way, which could in turn help to make possible an orderly and stable society.David Bohm

A corporation is organized as a system - it has this department, that department, that department... they don't have any meaning separately; they only can function together. And also the body is a system. Society is a system in some sense. And so on.David Bohm

I think any self-respecting educational institution ought to judge its policies by its best estimate of what their long-term consequences for their students and for the society will be.Derek Bok

I never leaf through a copy of National Geographic without realizing how lucky we are to live in a society where it is traditional to wear clothes.Erma Bombeck

Thanks to my mother, not a single cardboard box has found its way back into society. We receive gifts in boxes from stores that went out of business twenty years ago.Erma Bombeck

Art is the close scrutiny of reality and therefore I put on the stage only those things that I know happen in our society.Edward Bond

The human mind is a dramatic structure in itself and our society is absolutely saturated with drama.Edward Bond