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The happiness of society is the end of government.
Society
John Adams

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Society lives by faith, and develops by science.
Society
Henri Frederic Amiel

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Popular art is the dream of society; it does not examine itself.
Popular Culture
Margaret Atwood

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Nature makes only dumb animals. We owe the fools to society.
Fools and Foolishness
Honore De Balzac

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There is only one way left to escape the alienation of present day society: to retreat ahead of it.
Alienation
Roland Barthes

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What is a society without a heroic dimension?
Heroes and Heroism
Jean Baudrillard

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Society cares for the individual only so far as he is profitable.
Society
Simone De Beauvoir

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If you want an open society, you have to put up with the chaos.
Trouble
Bowyer Bell

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We are not just here to manage capitalism but to change society and to define its finer values.
Politicians and Politics
Tony Benn

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The current collapse of industrial society may well be the planet's way of avoiding a larger death.
Ecology
Morris Bergman

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The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means.
Ends and Means
Georges Bernanos

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Fascism is not in itself a new order of society. It is the future refusing to be born.
Fascism
Aneurin Bevan

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Society cannot share a common communication system so long as it is split into warring factions.
Media
Bertolt Brecht

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I am as frustrated with society as a pyromaniac in a petrified forest.
Frustration
A. Whitney Brown

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There couldn't be a society of people who didn't dream. They'd be dead in two weeks.
Dreams
William S. Burroughs

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Society is now one polished horde, formed of two mighty tribes, the Bores and Bored.
Society
Lord Byron

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

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Society is founded upon cloth.
Fashion
Thomas Carlyle

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Solitude shows us what should be; society shows us what we are.
Solitude
Robert Cecil

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Society is divided into two classes, the shearers and the shorn.
Society
Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort

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The art of the parenthesis is one of the greatest secrets of eloquence in Society.
Tact and Tactfulness
Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort

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Our lifetime may be the last that will be lived out in a technological society.
Science and Scientists
Arthur C. Clarke

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Consideration for others is the basic of a good life, a good society.
Manners
Confucius

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The imaginations which people have of one another are the solid facts of society.
Imagination
Charles Horton Cooley

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In polite society one laughs at all the jokes, including the ones one has heard before.
Jokes and Jokers
Frank Dane

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun