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Education Act

A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the heart of a liberal education is the act of teaching.

- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Role Inform

The function of the press in society is to inform, but its role in society is to make money.

- A. J. Liebling

Number Brought

There are a number of women who have brought about immense change in society.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Forest Petrified

I am as frustrated with society as a pyromaniac in a petrified forest.

- A. Whitney Brown

More Organize

The key to organizing an alternative society is to organize people around what they can do, and more importantly, what they want to do.

- Abbie Hoffman

Think Debate

I think the debate in our society now is that people have to agree on zero-tolerance to terrorism.

- Abdullah II of Jordan

Better Persons

Solitude is better than the society of evil persons.

- Abu Bakr

System Ever

No international court can ever substitute for a working national justice system. Or for a society at peace.

- Adam Hochschild

Which Surely

No society can surely be flourishing and happy, of which the far greater part of the members are poor and miserable.

- Adam Smith

Principle Forum

The first principle of a free society is an untrammeled flow of words in an open forum.

- Adlai E. Stevenson

Safe Free Society

A free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular.

- Adlai Stevenson

Song Culprit

A song's lyrics can't be held culprit for the overall change in society.

- Adnan Sami

Brotherhood Muslim

The Muslim Brotherhood and the Salifist parties are a real force in the Egyptian society.

- Ahmed Zewail

Mirror Environment

Basically, an artist should be a mirror, or a reflection of society or his or her environment. What you see is what you can articulate.

- Al Jourgensen

Raised Our

In our society leaving baby with Daddy is just one step above leaving the kids to be raised by wolves or apes.

- Al Roker

Well-Being Sounds

'Collective' sounds like communism, but we do work and live in a society where there is a collective well-being.

- Alan Colmes

Guns Our

The pervasiveness of guns in our society is destroying America.

- Alan Dershowitz

Willing Unless

Unless you are willing to compromise, society cannot live together.

- Alan Greenspan


We're a democratic society. Shutting down the government should not be on the agenda.

- Alan Greenspan

Task Give

To give up the task of reforming society is to give up one's responsibility as a free man.

- Alan Paton

Very Traumatized

America's a very traumatized society.

- Alanis Morissette

Production Based

The society based on production is only productive, not creative.

- Albert Camus

Big Means

As a remedy to life in society I would suggest the big city. Nowadays, it is the only desert within our means.

- Albert Camus


All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded the individual.

- Albert Einstein

Human Being

Every one of us is a perfect human being, deformed by the family, the society and the culture.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky

Afraid Terror

Society feeds terror and is in turn terrorized; we are afraid to lose, so we consume.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky

Education General

Everything has to do with education: If you educate the girls, you educate the family, the community, and society, in general.

- Alek Wek

Tries Prized

In a society that tries to standardize thinking, individuality is not highly prized.

- Alex Grey

Racism Persons

Racism is taught in our society, it is not automatic. It is learned behavior toward persons with dissimilar physical characteristics.

- Alex Haley

Sports Ruth

Babe Ruth is an icon, in sports and in our society.

- Alex Rodriguez

Fact In Fact

There's no law of physics that says we have to be an unsustainable society - in fact, quite the opposite. The planet's ready to work with us if we're ready to think differently, but we do have to make that jump and start to do things in new ways.

- Alex Steffen

Think I Think

I think the first duty of society is justice.

- Alexander Hamilton

Building Blocks

Manners are the basic building blocks of civil society.

- Alexander McCall Smith

Measured Private

The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.

- Alexis de Tocqueville

Own Used

Nothing seems at first sight less important than the outward form of human actions, yet there is nothing upon which men set more store: they grow used to everything except to living in a society which has not their own manners.

- Alexis de Tocqueville

Work Test

The test of one's behavior pattern is their relationship to society, relationship to work and relationship to sex.

- Alfred Adler

Garden Mistake

Exclusiveness in a garden is a mistake as great as it is in society.

- Alfred Austin

Take Does

One does, after all, take on many of the givens of a society when one takes on its language.

- Alma Guillermoprieto

Success Now

But we look back now, and we realize the Great Society was not a success.

- Alphonso Jackson

New Need

One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal. Soon we'll need a new definition.

- Alvin Toffler

Stop Petrol

Once electricity and petrol and facilities and food stop, society stops. It's crazy.

- Alycia Debnam-Carey

Which Properly

Society may be likened to a rod, which only a just government can balance properly.

- Ameen Rihani

Revolution Other

Revolution applies a local anaesthetic to one class of society and operates on the other.

- Ameen Rihani

Impact Should

We should understand the impact that Malcolm had on the whole of American society.

- Amiri Baraka

About Most

Journalism is about results. It's about affecting your community or your society in the most progressive way.

- Anas Aremeyaw Anas

Money Factory

Real artists free of the tedium of money can use, now, all of society as an idea factory.

- Andrei Codrescu

Barriers Exist

As a kid, you get to the stage where you realise the gender barriers that exist in society and what you're supposed to do and not supposed to do.

- Andrej Pejic

Still Form

I believe discrimination still exists in society and we must fight it in every form.

- Andrew Cuomo

Other Careers

It's hard not to follow other careers of NFL quarterbacks in the 24/7 news-at-your-fingertips society we live in.

- Andrew Luck

Against Fabric

People are pushing against the fabric of society all the time.

- Andrew Vachss

Children Enemies

Victimizers of children are the enemies of any so-called society.

- Andrew Vachss

Making Include

Affirmative action is an effort to include every aspect of society in the decision making.

- Andrew Young

Poor Sane

In a sane, civil, intelligent and moral society, you don't blame poor people for being poor.

- Andrew Young

Minds Liberating

We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.

- Angela Davis

Women How

To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.

- Angela Davis

Oppression Still

Still, corruption and oppression are far too common threats to the democratic society.

- Anna Lindh

Children Will

We must not inflict life on children who will be resented; we must not inflict unwanted children on society.

- Anne Lamott

Creative Person

As a creative person, you just put something out into the consciousness of the society you live in.

- Annie Lennox


I believe I have a personal responsibility to make a positive impact on society.

- Anthony Fauci

Been Very

Activism has been very productive in our society.

- Anthony Fauci

Thought Cruel

Society's mores have changed, and what used to be thought not to be cruel and unusual now is thought to be cruel and unusual.

- Antonin Scalia

Law Israel

Israel is a society governed by the rule of law.

- Ariel Sharon

Beast Need

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

Integrity Than

There is no higher value in our society than integrity.

- Arlen Specter

Art Which

Art is a tool by which society extends its perception.

- Arne Glimcher

Race Prospects

The human race's prospects of survival were considerably better when we were defenceless against tigers than they are today when we have become defenceless against ourselves.

- Arnold J. Toynbee

Women Barriers

In our society, the women who break down barriers are those who ignore limits.

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

Doing Recording

You can't make up anything anymore. The world itself is a satire. All you're doing is recording it.

- Art Buchwald

Technology May

Our lifetime may be the last that will be lived out in a technological society.

- Arthur C. Clarke

Thus Similarly

If co-operation, is thus the lifeblood of science and technology, it is similarly vital to society as a whole.

- Arthur Holly Compton

Money Sound

Sound money is the sine qua non of a prosperous society.

- Arthur Laffer

Understand Visible

Cash imposes a huge burden. We don't understand it, as it is not immediately visible. It is a huge burden on society.

- Arundhati Bhattacharya

Men Themselves

Society is the union of men and not the men themselves.

- Charles de Secondat

Still Stands

Our society cannot progress while our constitution stands still.

- Charles Edison

Which Imaginations

The imaginations which people have of one another are the solid facts of society.

- Charles Horton Cooley

Art Works

Our individual lives cannot, generally, be works of art unless the social order is also.

- Charles Horton Cooley

Country Using

You can find your way across this country using burger joints the way a navigator uses stars.

- Charles Kuralt

Politics Tolerant

A healthy democracy requires a decent society; it requires that we are honorable, generous, tolerant and respectful.

- Charles W. Pickering

Comedies Certainly

Society mends its wounds. And that's invariably true in all the tragedies, in the comedies as well. And certainly in the histories.

- Charlton Heston

See Always

People see technology as something that will ruin society and culture, but I've always embraced technology.

- Chelsea Peretti

Needs Hundreds

Society needs hundreds of hundreds of thousands of Chen Guangbiaos.

- Chen Guangbiao

How Treats

How a society treats its disabled is the true measure of a civilization.

- Chen Guangcheng

Women Architects

Women are the real architects of society.

- Cher

Here Happier

Our employees chose SK on belief that they will be happier working here and that the company will make the society happier.

- Chey Tae-won

Happiness Aim

The aim of SK's fundamental change is to increase happiness and share it with society.

- Chey Tae-won

Think I Think

I think people are frightened of saying what they think, and I think that's a bad thing for society.

- Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Need Buy

There is no conflict in looking good. You buy things you need, and then you do something good for society.

- Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Stop Call

We know that once we stop learning and call ourselves learned, we become useless members of the scientific society.

- Christian de Duve

Ownership Round

The model of ownership, in a society organized round mass consumption, is addiction.

- Christopher Lasch

Woman Capitalist

The proletarian woman fights hand in hand with the man of her class against capitalist society.

- Clara Zetkin

Same Exploited

These interests of the workers, as the exploited and oppressed, class of society, are the same in all countries.

- Clara Zetkin

Treat News

Write about society as news and treat it like sociology.

- Clifton Daniel

Odds Itself

Society is at odds with itself.

- Clint Eastwood

Now Modern

Our modern society - especially in the West, and especially now - reveres youth.

- Clint Eastwood

Civic Our

Our civic society is really all we have by way of nationhood.

- Cokie Roberts

Childhood Would

My childhood, I would say, was a bit sad. Society resents that.

- Columba Bush

Single Longer

There is no longer a single common impediment to blacks emerging in this society.

- Constance Baker Motley

Nothing Taken

There's nothing wrong with being a capitalistic society, but it's taken the place of faith.

- Corbin Bernsen

Nature Other

Divorced from the cosmos, from nature, from society and from each other, we have become fractured and fragmented.

- Daisaku Ikeda

Better Try

Society is what we make of it, so we'd better try to make it the best we can.

- Dale Murphy