Quotes by civilization
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American cartoonist 1921-2003
Certainly none of the advances made in civilization has been due to counterrevolutionaries and advocates of the status quo.Source: Back Home
Mary Baker Eddy
American founder of the Christian Science Church 1821-1910
Chastity is the cement of civilization and progress. Without it there is no stability in society, and without it one cannot attain the Science of Life.
Alfred N. Whitehead
English philosopher and mathematician 1861-1947
Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking.
American president 1872-1933
Civilization and profits go hand in hand.
American writer, historian, and philosopher 1885-1981
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos.
Scottish novelist, historian, and Unionist 1875-1940
Civilization is a conspiracy. Modern life is the silent compact of comfortable folk to keep up pretences.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
Civilization is a disease produced by the practice of building societies with rotten material.
American activist, reformer, social worker, and author 1860-1935
Civilization is a method of living, an attitude of equal respect for all men.
Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
Civilization is a process in the service of Eros, whose purpose is to combine single human individuals, and after that families, then races, peoples and nations, into one great unity, the unity of mankind. Why this has to happen, we do not know; the work of Eros is precisely this.
British Philosopher 1820-1903
Civilization is a progress from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity toward a definite, coherent heterogeneity.
C. P. Snow
English novelist 1905-1980
Civilization is hideously fragile... there's not much between us and the Horrors underneath, just about a coat of varnish.Source: The Two Cultures and the Scientific Revolution (1959)
Irish writer 1854-1900
Civilization is not by any means an easy thing to attain to. There are only two ways by which man can reach it. One is by being cultured, the other by being corrupt.
Jose Ortega Y Gasset
Spanish writer and philosopher 1883-1955
Civilization is nothing more than the effort to reduce the use of force to the last resort.
English writer 1894-1963
Civilization is sterilization.
Thomas B. Aldrich
American writer, editor 1836-1907
Civilization is the lamb's skin in which barbarism masquerades.
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