Quotes by degrades
Quotes 1 till 6 of 6.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
The mass never comes up to the standard of its best member, but on the contrary degrades itself to a level with the lowest.
C. P. Snow
English novelist 1905-1980
Advertising degrades the people it appeals to; it deprives them of their will to choose.Source: Speaking in a debate broadcast by the BBC in 1936
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
As soon as beauty is sought not from religion and love, but for pleasure, it degrades the seeker.
American writer, filmmaker, teacher, and political activist 1933-2004
It is not suffering as such that is most deeply feared but suffering that degrades.
Amos Bronson Alcott
American educator and social reformer 1799-1888
Civilization degrades the many to exalt the few.
French philosopher 1909-1943
Whatever debases the intelligence degrades the entire human being.