Society quotes

Most people's lives are mortgaged to the social reality around them. Yoga is about releasing the …Most people's lives are mortgaged to the social reality around them. Yoga is about releasing the mortgage

Reality Yoga People

The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a …The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift.

Wisdom Mind

The true measure of any society can be found in how it treats its most vulnerable …The true measure of any society can be found in how it treats its most vulnerable members

Kindness

What a sad era when it is easier to smash an atom than a …What a sad era when it is easier to smash an atom than a prejudice.

Short Science

Both optimists and pessimists contribute to society. The optimist invents the aeroplane, the …Both optimists and pessimists contribute to society. The optimist invents the aeroplane, the pessimist the parachute.

Funny Inspirational Humor

One of the greatest regrets in life is being what others would want you to be, rather than being …One of the greatest regrets in life is being what others would want you to be, rather than being yourself.

Courage Life Expectation Individuality

To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to …To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.

Education Character Mind

Poverty is the parent of revolution and …Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.

Short

It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick …It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.

Short Truth Wisdom

Society does not go down because of the activities of criminals, But because of the inactivities of …Society does not go down because of the activities of criminals, But because of the inactivities of the good people.

People

If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to …If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.

Freedom People

What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless, whether the mad destruction …What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless, whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or in the holy name of liberty or democracy?

Politics War Loss






Short + Society quotes

Short Quotes
Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on …Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.

Short Witty Humor People

To be ill adjusted to a deranged world is not a …To be ill adjusted to a deranged world is not a breakdown.

Short World

Guilt is a socially cultivated emotion, a poison directed towards …Guilt is a socially cultivated emotion, a poison directed towards yourself.

Short Emotions

The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own …The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.

Short Morality World Book

Societies in decline have no use for …Societies in decline have no use for visionaries.

Short

That is the one unforgivable sin in any society. Be different and be …That is the one unforgivable sin in any society. Be different and be damned!

Short

To be wealthy and honored in an unjust society is a …To be wealthy and honored in an unjust society is a disgrace.

Short

A society which does not protect, respect and honor its women can have no claim of being …A society which does not protect, respect and honor its women can have no claim of being civilized

Short Women

Culture is always an evolving process. Any culture that needs to be preserved is already …Culture is always an evolving process. Any culture that needs to be preserved is already archival

Short

Gender is given too much importance. We should be able to see humans just as …Gender is given too much importance. We should be able to see humans just as humans.

Short Being human Humans

Women will see liberation only in building a society beyond …Women will see liberation only in building a society beyond gender.

Short One liners Women Liberation

Too much activism, not enough actual activity is not good for any …Too much activism, not enough actual activity is not good for any society.

Short



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In a closed society where everybody's guilty, the only crime is getting caught. In a world of …In a closed society where everybody's guilty, the only crime is getting caught. In a world of thieves, the only final sin is stupidity.

Morality has become important in society because people have forsaken their humanity. Morality is a …Morality has become important in society because people have forsaken their humanity. Morality is a poor substitute for Humanity

Morality Humanity People

Women are one half of society which gives birth to the other half so it is as if they are the …Women are one half of society which gives birth to the other half so it is as if they are the entire society.

Women

Good humor may be said to be one of the very best articles of dress one can wear in …Good humor may be said to be one of the very best articles of dress one can wear in society.

Humor

Unfortunately today we are enslaving life to serve social structures. No. Social structures must be …Unfortunately today we are enslaving life to serve social structures. No. Social structures must be made in such a way that they will serve life, an individual life, not social life

Education Life World

Your desires are not even about you, your desires are a reaction to the social situations you are …Your desires are not even about you, your desires are a reaction to the social situations you are living in. If you are living in a city & your neighbor has a big car, your desire is to have 2 cars like that, if you are living in a village & your neighbor has a big buffalo, you want 2 big buffaloes

Desire

The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers …The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.

Life Science Wisdom Knowledge

If you want to rebel, rebel from inside the system. That's much more powerful than rebelling …If you want to rebel, rebel from inside the system. That's much more powerful than rebelling outside the system.

Politics

The unhappiest people in this world, are those who care the most about what other people …The unhappiest people in this world, are those who care the most about what other people think.

Freedom Inspirational

Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression; in order that every man present his views without …Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression; in order that every man present his views without penalty there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.

Truth

If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be …If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.

Peace

Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions that differ from the prejudices of …Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions that differ from the prejudices of their social environment. Most people are incapable of forming such opinions.

Thought Opinion

To all the girls that think you're fat because you're not a size zero, you're the beautiful one, …To all the girls that think you're fat because you're not a size zero, you're the beautiful one, its society who's ugly.

Beauty

in the mode of competition, only one can win - all others are losers, It's a horrible way to create …in the mode of competition, only one can win - all others are losers, It's a horrible way to create a society.

Education Short

Let your long-term goal be for the life within you - not for your thoughts, not for your emotions, …Let your long-term goal be for the life within you - not for your thoughts, not for your emotions, not for society. If your goals based on the life within you, it will be good for everyone, because everyone is just a life.

Goal Life Emotions Thought

We have made economics the most important aspect of human societies, economics has a place in our …We have made economics the most important aspect of human societies, economics has a place in our life for sure, but it is not the be all of life. Feminine doesn't belong to that dimension. If aesthetics of life was dominant in a society, if aesthetics was as important as economics, Feminine would be naturally exuberantly alive & manifest in the society

Life

Anger is not the way to propel change. You can do it out of shear human longing to be better. Every …Anger is not the way to propel change. You can do it out of shear human longing to be better. Every human being is constantly longing to be little better than what he is right now. Just that longing is enough to transform a society and individual and the whole situation

Anger Change

Every social group is built on identifications. The basis of spiritual process is to learn to live …Every social group is built on identifications. The basis of spiritual process is to learn to live without an identity

Freedom Wisdom Spirituality

You cannot make people equal, it's never going to work but you can provide an equal opportunity. An …You cannot make people equal, it's never going to work but you can provide an equal opportunity. An equal opportunity simply means a level-playing field

Opportunity

Society has fixed some rules and they have always told you, right from your childhood, that if you …Society has fixed some rules and they have always told you, right from your childhood, that if you break them, you are a bad boy. So whenever you break these, you feel like a bad boy. If you feel like one, you become one.

Morality

Individuals should shape their lives according to their particular needs, not according to social …Individuals should shape their lives according to their particular needs, not according to social trends

Truth Wisdom Spirituality Individuality

Ancient societies always saw disease as something wrong. But modern societies are treating disease …Ancient societies always saw disease as something wrong. But modern societies are treating disease as normal.

Funny Perspective

Trying to be special is a disease that arises when you do not recognize the value and uniqueness of …Trying to be special is a disease that arises when you do not recognize the value and uniqueness of every being.

Youth is humanity in the making. If something is in the works, the more attention you pay to it, …Youth is humanity in the making. If something is in the works, the more attention you pay to it, the better the product will be

Humanity

If all of us become truly peaceful human beings, no conflict within us... would the world be …If all of us become truly peaceful human beings, no conflict within us... would the world be peaceful? Do we have to separately cast... start a campaign for a peaceful world? No. If people were peaceful society would be peaceful

Peace

When your intelligence is entangled with social identifications, it is not in line with the life …When your intelligence is entangled with social identifications, it is not in line with the life within you. That is the source of Misery

Life Intelligence

Every society needs individuals who go on planting mango trees without thinking whether they would …Every society needs individuals who go on planting mango trees without thinking whether they would get to eat the fruit or not

Compassion Thinking

Good/ Bad is in your head, these judgments are essentially human and socially conditioned, in every …Good/ Bad is in your head, these judgments are essentially human and socially conditioned, in every society they have their own idea of what is good and bad, but the existence is treating all of them the same way

Society has never spared anybody... It is not that you are the only one who is the target of unkind …Society has never spared anybody... It is not that you are the only one who is the target of unkind talk and unkind looks. Only if you are strong and self-confident, you can let others say what they want.

Courage Inspirational Truth Strength

We need to create a society where our values are more spread out to all aspects of life. Music, …We need to create a society where our values are more spread out to all aspects of life. Music, art, love, care, all these things are as important as economics.

Life Love Music Philosophy

Everyone is capable of doing great things but socially we are teaching them to do easy …Everyone is capable of doing great things but socially we are teaching them to do easy things

Inspirational Short Success Spirituality

I worship individuals for their highest possibilities as individuals and I loathe humanity for its …I worship individuals for their highest possibilities as individuals and I loathe humanity for its failure to live up to these possibilities.

Failure Humanity Possibility Individuality

None of your thoughts are really yours, Thought is something that you generate from implanted …None of your thoughts are really yours, Thought is something that you generate from implanted information, The way you think right now depends on the kind of family you were born in, parents you had, education, society, social background, religious background. These things are deciding how you think

Education Family Thought Thinking

Revolution is an inalienable right of mankind. Freedom is an imperishable birth right of all. Labor …Revolution is an inalienable right of mankind. Freedom is an imperishable birth right of all. Labor is the real sustainer of society, the sovereignty of the ultimate destiny of the workers.

Freedom

The role of a writer is not to say what we can all say, but what we are unable to …The role of a writer is not to say what we can all say, but what we are unable to say.

Responsibility Writer

A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of …A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual doom.

The reason many people in our society are miserable, sick, and highly stressed is because of an …The reason many people in our society are miserable, sick, and highly stressed is because of an unhealthy attachment to things they have no control over.

Life Control

We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our …We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.

Emotions Thought

There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore, There is …There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore, There is society, where none intrudes, By the deep sea, and music in its roar: I love not man the less, but Nature more

Music Nature Poetry

Solitude is fine but you need someone to tell that solitude is …Solitude is fine but you need someone to tell that solitude is fine.

Loneliness Short

The oppressed are allowed once every few years to decide which particular representatives of the …The oppressed are allowed once every few years to decide which particular representatives of the oppressing class are to represent and repress them.

Politics

Solitude sometimes is best …Solitude sometimes is best society.

Real change never occurs from the top on down, [but] always from the bottom on …Real change never occurs from the top on down, [but] always from the bottom on up.

Change Politics

Socially, unfortunately, the world has reached a point where if you say something that nobody …Socially, unfortunately, the world has reached a point where if you say something that nobody understands, most people believe you are being very intelligent

Humor Intelligence

That's sad. How plastic and artificial life has become. It gets harder and harder to find …That's sad. How plastic and artificial life has become. It gets harder and harder to find something...real... Real love, real friends, real body parts...

Life

Republics decline into democracies and democracies degenerate into …Republics decline into democracies and democracies degenerate into despotisms.

History

If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is …If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.

Nature

My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent …My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.

Loneliness

The fear of appearances is the first symptom of …The fear of appearances is the first symptom of impotence.

Life Short Fear Perspective

instead of starting a debate on what is good and what is bad, I think what we need is what is …instead of starting a debate on what is good and what is bad, I think what we need is what is appropriate and what is inappropriate to our times, to our society, to our existence here, to our level of economics

In every society, it is necessary that there are at least a handful of people whose passion in life …In every society, it is necessary that there are at least a handful of people whose passion in life is beyond their own wellbeing.

Life Passion Compassion

Trying to change social, national, or global realities without working on human consciousness means …Trying to change social, national, or global realities without working on human consciousness means there is no serious intention

Reality Consciousness

Whatever a great person does, common people imitate. His actions set a standard for the people of …Whatever a great person does, common people imitate. His actions set a standard for the people of the world.

Action Bhagavad gita World People

Equality is a foolish idea. But equal opportunity is something that has to happen in every …Equality is a foolish idea. But equal opportunity is something that has to happen in every society.

Opportunity Short

Prejudice is poison, fed to us from an early age by our families, religions, and …Prejudice is poison, fed to us from an early age by our families, religions, and society

Religion Short

For integrity to flourish in society, we have to nurture it - within ourselves, in our children, in …For integrity to flourish in society, we have to nurture it - within ourselves, in our children, in our education systems.

Education Children Integrity

I had noticed that both in the very poor and very rich extremes of society the mad were often …I had noticed that both in the very poor and very rich extremes of society the mad were often allowed to mingle freely.

You should feast regularly on the society of joyful minds. Every day you should associate, if only …You should feast regularly on the society of joyful minds. Every day you should associate, if only for a little while, with joy-instilled persons--those who meditate and feel the joy of God as a reality

Mind Joy

Never speak disrespectfully of Society, Algernon. Only people who can't get into it do …Never speak disrespectfully of Society, Algernon. Only people who can't get into it do that.

People