Society

Barack Obama Quote – Slip Between Worlds

"I learned to slip back and forth between m black and white worlds. One of those tricks I had learned: People were satisfied so long as you were courteous and smiled and made no sudden moves. They were more than ...

Lance Crouther Quote – Stereotype

"There’s a stereotype that black people are lazy. I don't know if that’s true, but I know white people went all the way to Africa to get out of doing work." - Lance Crouther ...

Charlton Heston Quote – NRA

“…tragedy has been, and will always be with us. Somewhere right now, evil people are planning evil things. All of us will do everything meaningful; everything we can do to prevent it, but each horrible act can't become an ax ...

Judged On The Basis Of Its Weakest Members

"Any society, any nation, is judged on the basis of how it treats its weakest members." ...

Aung San Suu Kyi Quote – Women Are Valued

"In societies where men are truly confident of their own worth, women are not merely tolerated but valued." - Aung San Suu Kyi ...

Paul Brooks Quote – Nobody Calls The Cops

"In America today you can murder land for private profit. You can leave the corpse for all to see, and nobody calls the cops." - Paul Brooks ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson Quote – Be Yourself

"To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment." - Ralph Waldo Emerson ...

Robert Green Ingersoll Quote – Tolerance

“Tolerance is giving to every other human being every right that you claim for yourself.”        - Robert Green Ingersoll ...

Ivan Illich Quote – Consumer Society

“In a consumer society there are inevitably two kinds of slaves: the prisoners of addiction and the prisoners of envy.” - Ivan Illich ...

William James Quote – Afraid To Be Poor

"We have grown literally afraid to be poor. We despise anyone who elects to be poor in order to simplify and save his inner life. If he does not join the general scramble and pant with the moneymaking street, we ...