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If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.
John F. Kennedy
The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, you're still a rat.
In these times you have to be an optimist to open your eyes when you awake in the morning.
One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal. Soon we'll need a new definition.
In a society that tries to standardize thinking, individuality is not highly prized.
Society cares for the individual only so far as he is profitable.
Simone de Beauvoir
The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that man may become robots.
There is no such thing as society: there are individual men and women, and there are families.
Ages of experience have taught humanity that the commitment of a husband and wife to love and to serve one another promotes the welfare of children and the stability of society.
To act on the belief that we possess the knowledge and the power which enable us to shape the processes of society entirely to our liking, knowledge which in fact we do not possess, is likely to make us do much harm.
Friedrich August von Hayek
I think the first duty of society is justice.
The key to organizing an alternative society is to organize people around what they can do, and more importantly, what they want to do.
The ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to its children.
Capital is reckless of the health or length of life of the laborer, unless under compulsion from society.
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
Society attacks early, when the individual is helpless.
B. F. Skinner
Society in every state is a blessing, but government, even in its best stage, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state an intolerable one.
Princes and governments are far more dangerous than other elements within society.
I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger, the food cheaper and the old men and old women warmer in the winter and happier in the summer.
Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards.
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The most dangerous creation of any society is the man who has nothing to lose.
James A. Baldwin
Neither the life of an individual nor the history of a society can be understood without understanding both.
C. Wright Mills
Our society must make it right and possible for old people not to fear the young or be deserted by them, for the test of a civilization is the way that it cares for its helpless members.
Pearl S. Buck
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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