Society Quotes

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Small: Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty what is the matter wit
George Bernard Shaw
"Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty; what is the matter with the rich is Uselessness"
George Bernard Shaw, Dramatist
Small: The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that man may become robots
Erich Fromm
"The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that man may become robots"
Erich Fromm, Psychologist
Small: Neither the life of an individual nor the history of a society can be understood without understanding both
C. Wright Mills
"Neither the life of an individual nor the history of a society can be understood without understanding both"
C. Wright Mills, Sociologist
Small: A free society is one where it is safe to be unpopular
"A free society is one where it is safe to be unpopular"
Adlai E. Stevenson, Politician
Small: No society can surely be flourishing and happy, of which the far greater part of the members are poor and mise
Adam Smith
"No society can surely be flourishing and happy, of which the far greater part of the members are poor and miserable"
Adam Smith, Economist
Small: Good-looking individuals are treated better than homely ones in virtually every social situation, from dating
"Good-looking individuals are treated better than homely ones in virtually every social situation, from dating to trial by jury"
Martha Beck, Author
Small: Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor
Robert Frost
"Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor"
Robert Frost, Poet
Small: A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both
Dwight D. Eisenhower
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both"
Dwight D. Eisenhower, President
Small: I am as frustrated with society as a pyromaniac in a petrified forest
"I am as frustrated with society as a pyromaniac in a petrified forest"
A. Whitney Brown, Comedian
Small: How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cam
"How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young?"
Paul Sweeney, Politician
Small: The society which scorns excellence in plumbing as a humble activity and tolerates shoddiness in philosophy be
John W. Gardner
"The society which scorns excellence in plumbing as a humble activity and tolerates shoddiness in philosophy because it is an exalted activity will have neither good plumbing nor good philosophy: neither its pipes nor its theories will hold water"
John W. Gardner, Educator
Small: Man is the animal that intends to shoot himself out into interplanetary space, after having given up on the pr
"Man is the animal that intends to shoot himself out into interplanetary space, after having given up on the problem of an efficient way to get himself five miles to work and back each day"
Bill Vaughan, Journalist
Small: You can find your way across this country using burger joints the way a navigator uses stars
"You can find your way across this country using burger joints the way a navigator uses stars"
Charles Kuralt, Journalist
Small: Formerly, when religion was strong and science weak, men mistook magic for medicine now, when science is stron
"Formerly, when religion was strong and science weak, men mistook magic for medicine; now, when science is strong and religion weak, men mistake medicine for magic"
Thomas Szasz, Psychologist
Small: A pure democracy is a society consisting of a small number of citizens, who assemble and administer the govern
James Madison
"A pure democracy is a society consisting of a small number of citizens, who assemble and administer the government in person"
James Madison, President
Small: You cant make up anything anymore. The world itself is a satire. All youre doing is recording it
"You can't make up anything anymore. The world itself is a satire. All you're doing is recording it"
Art Buchwald, Journalist
Small: It is not a fragrant world
"It is not a fragrant world"
Raymond Chandler, Writer
Small: It seems a long time since the morning mail could be called correspondence
"It seems a long time since the morning mail could be called correspondence"
Jacques Barzun, Educator
Small: I think this society suffers so much from too much freedom, too many rights that allow people to be irresponsi
"I think this society suffers so much from too much freedom, too many rights that allow people to be irresponsible"
Boyd Rice, Artist
Small: The key to organizing an alternative society is to organize people around what they can do, and more important
"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, Activist
Small: One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal. Soon well need a new definition
"One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal. Soon we'll need a new definition"
Alvin Toffler, Author
Small: Our individual lives cannot, generally, be works of art unless the social order is also
"Our individual lives cannot, generally, be works of art unless the social order is also"
Charles Horton Cooley, Sociologist
Small: In our society leaving baby with Daddy is just one step above leaving the kids to be raised by wolves or apes
"In our society leaving baby with Daddy is just one step above leaving the kids to be raised by wolves or apes"
Al Roker, Entertainer
Small: Marriage cannot be severed from its cultural, religious and natural roots without weakening the good influence
"Marriage cannot be severed from its cultural, religious and natural roots without weakening the good influence of society"
Jack Kingston, Politician
Small: The function of the press in society is to inform, but its role in society is to make money
"The function of the press in society is to inform, but its role in society is to make money"
A. J. Liebling, Journalist
Small: Normal social behavior requires that we be able to recognize identities in spite of change. Unless we can do s
"Normal social behavior requires that we be able to recognize identities in spite of change. Unless we can do so, there can be no human society as we know it"
Kenneth L. Pike, Sociologist
Small: The enemy of society is middle class and the enemy of life is middle age
Orson Welles
"The enemy of society is middle class and the enemy of life is middle age"
Orson Welles, Actor
Small: An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life"
Robert A. Heinlein, Writer
Small: Our society is not a community, but merely a collection of isolated family units
Valerie Solanas
"Our society is not a community, but merely a collection of isolated family units"
Valerie Solanas, Writer
Small: Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards
"Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards"
Robert Orben, Entertainer
Small: It is good for society to have this introspection
"It is good for society to have this introspection"
Jacques Verges, Lawyer
Small: Women with money and women in power are two uncomfortable ideas in our society
"Women with money and women in power are two uncomfortable ideas in our society"
Candace Bushnell, Writer
Small: Cockroaches and socialites are the only things that can stay up all night and eat anything
"Cockroaches and socialites are the only things that can stay up all night and eat anything"
Herb Caen, Journalist
Small: It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society"
Jiddu Krishnamurti, Philosopher
Small: The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, youre still a rat
"The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, you're still a rat"
Lily Tomlin, Actress
Small: Civilization is unbearable, but it is less unbearable at the top
"Civilization is unbearable, but it is less unbearable at the top"
Timothy Leary, Educator
Small: The human races prospects of survival were considerably better when we were defenceless against tigers than th
Arnold J. Toynbee
"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, Historian