Joe Adcock - Civilization is a youth with a molotov cocktail in his hand. Culture is the Soviet tank or L.A. cop that guns him down.
[ Civilization Cocktail Cop Culture Down Guns Hand Him His Soviet Tank Youth]
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James Beattie - Civilization is a method of living, an attitude of equal respect for all men.
[ Attitude Civilization Equal Living Men Method Respect]
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Yogi Berra - In a country of such recent civilization as ours, whose almost limitless treasures of material wealth invite the risks of capital and the industry of labor, it is but natural that material interests should absorb the attention of the people to a degree elsewhere unknown.
[ Absorb Almost Attention Capital Civilization Country Degree Elsewhere Industry Interests Invite Labor Limitless Material Natural Ours Recent Risks Should Such Treasures Unknown Wealth Whose]
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Charlie Byrd - Civilization is the distance man has placed between himself and his excreta.
[ Between Civilization Distance Himself His Man Placed]
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James Branch Cabell - Civilization is the lamb's skin in which barbarism masquerades.
[ Barbarism Civilization Lamb Skin Which]
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Tyler Christopher - Here the Frenchman, Spaniard, and Englishman all passed, leaving each his legend; and a brilliant and more or less feudal civilization with its aristocracy and slaves has departed with the economic system upon which it rested.
[ Aristocracy Brilliant Civilization Departed Each Economic Englishman Feudal Frenchman Here His Leaving Legend Less More Passed Rested Slaves System Upon Which]
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Clifton Davis - That is why I come forward tonight without any political label, without any bias, but just simply as an Englishman to say to you: a crime is being committed against civilization.
[ Against Any Being Bias Civilization Come Committed Crime Englishman Forward Just Label Political Say Simply Tonight Why Without]
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Kenny G - The writer in western civilization has become not a voice of his tribe, but of his individuality. This is a very narrow-minded situation.
[ Become Civilization His Individuality Narrow-Minded Situation Tribe Very Voice Western Writer]
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Larry Holmes - We released 400,000 classified documents, the most extraordinary history of a war to ever have been released in our civilization. Those documents cover 109,000 deaths. That is serious matter.
[ Been Civilization Classified Cover Deaths Documents Ever Extraordinary History Matter Most Our Released Serious Those War]
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Bill Klem - It is only through books that we partake of the great harvest that is human civilization across the ages.
[ Across Ages Books Civilization Great Harvest Human Only Partake Through]
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Erich Wolfgang Korngold - The papacy again, representing the traditional unity of European civilization, has also shown itself unable to limit effectively the push of nationalism.
[ Again Also Civilization Effectively European Itself Limit Nationalism Push Representing Shown Traditional Unable Unity]
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Akshay Kumar - In our western civilization we have the glorious example, the great standard of perfection and the teachings of the Christ to guide us. He acts for us as Mediator between our personality and our Soul.
[ Acts Between Christ Civilization Example Glorious Great Guide Mediator Our Perfection Personality Soul Standard Teachings Us Western]
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Lawrence Kutner - Civilization... wrecks the planet from seafloor to stratosphere.
[ Civilization Planet Stratosphere Wrecks]
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Ben Linder - A slight daily unconscious luxury is hardly ever wanting to the dwellers in civilization; like the gentle air of a genial climate, it is a perpetual minute enjoyment.
[ Air Civilization Climate Daily Dwellers Enjoyment Ever Genial Gentle Hardly Luxury Minute Perpetual Slight Unconscious Wanting]
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James Lipton - The whole history of civilization is strewn with creeds and institutions which were invaluable at first, and deadly afterwards.
[ Afterwards Civilization Creeds Deadly First History Institutions Invaluable Strewn Were Which Whole]
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Robert Luskin - Back through the ages of barbarism and civilization, in all tongues, we find this instinctive pleasure in the imitative action that is the very essence of all drama.
[ Action Ages Back Barbarism Civilization Drama Essence Find Imitative Instinctive Pleasure Through Tongues Very]
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Henry Miller - The exact measure of the progress of civilization is the degree in which the intelligence of the common mind has prevailed over wealth and brute force.
[ Brute Civilization Common Degree Exact Force Intelligence Measure Mind Over Prevailed Progress Wealth Which]
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Lennart Nilsson - We will create a civilization of the Mind in Cyberspace. May it be more humane and fair than the world your governments have made before.
[ Before Civilization Create Cyberspace Fair Governments Humane Made May Mind More Than Will World Your]
Topic: Technology
Robert Pozen - If civilization has risen from the Stone Age, it can rise again from the Wastepaper Age.
[ Again Age Civilization Rise Risen Stone]
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Christopher Ricks - Imagination has brought mankind through the dark ages to its present state of civilization. Imagination led Columbus to discover America. Imagination led Franklin to discover electricity.
[ Ages America Brought Civilization Columbus Dark Discover Electricity Franklin Imagination Led Mankind Present State Through]
Topic: Imagination
Richard Russo - Christianity is the enemy of liberty and civilization.
[ Christianity Civilization Enemy Liberty]
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Jack Steinberger - You can't leave civilization behind entirely.
[ Behind Civilization Entirely Leave]
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Jim Thorpe - A German immersed in any civilization different from his own loses a weight equivalent in volume to the amount of intelligence he displaces.
[ Amount Any Civilization Different Equivalent German His Immersed Intelligence Loses Own Volume Weight]
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Bonnie Tyler - Sex appeal is the keynote of our civilization.
[ Appeal Civilization Our Sex]
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John Vinocur - Civilization exists precisely so that there may be no masses but rather men alert enough never to constitute masses.
[ Alert Civilization Constitute Enough Exists Masses May Men Never Precisely Rather]
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Charles Wolfe - In our civilization, and under our republican form of government, intelligence is so highly honored that it is rewarded by exemption from the cares of office.
[ Cares Civilization Exemption Form Government Highly Honored Intelligence Office Our Republican Rewarded Under]
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Gene Wolfe - Inventor: A person who makes an ingenious arrangement of wheels, levers and springs, and believes it civilization.
[ Arrangement Believes Civilization Ingenious Inventor Levers Makes Person Springs Wheels]
Topic: Technology
Gary Wright - Right now, there's the illusion of order and civilization, but there's a tremendous amount of economic tension in this country and the educational system is constantly eroding.
[ Amount Civilization Constantly Country Economic Educational Eroding Illusion Now Order Right System Tension Tremendous]
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- No civilization other than that which is Christian, is worth seeking or possessing.
[ Christian Civilization Other Possessing Seeking Than Which Worth]
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- We are like ignorant shepherds living on a site where great civilizations once flourished. The shepherds play with the fragments that pop up to the surface, having no notion of the beautiful structures of which they were once a part.
[ Beautiful Civilizations Flourished Fragments Great Having Ignorant Living Notion Once Part Play Pop Shepherds Site Structures Surface Up Were Where Which]
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- The disease of mutual distrust among nations is the bane of modern civilization.
[ Among Bane Civilization Disease Distrust Modern Mutual Nations]
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- When humor goes, there goes civilization.
[ Civilization Goes Humor]
Topic: Humor
- Civilization as it is known today could not have evolved, nor can it survive, without an adequate food supply.
[ Adequate Civilization Could Evolved Food Known Nor Supply Survive Today Without]
Topic: Food
- The destiny of world civilization depends upon providing a decent standard of living for all mankind.
[ Civilization Decent Depends Destiny Living Mankind Providing Standard Upon World]
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- A dialogue among civilizations can be seen as a dialogue between the individual and the universal.
[ Among Between Civilizations Dialogue Individual Seen Universal]
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- If the lives of men can be measured in terms of years, ideologies in decades, and nations in centuries, then the unit measuring civilizations, born of the interaction among peoples, would be the millennium.
[ Among Born Centuries Civilizations Decades Ideologies Interaction Lives Measured Measuring Men Millennium Nations Peoples Terms Then Unit Would Years]
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- Yet, history has shown that if material force can defeat some ideologies it can no longer obliterate a civilization without destabilizing the whole planet.
[ Civilization Defeat Force History Ideologies Longer Material Obliterate Planet Shown Some Whole Without Yet]
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- We were discussing civilization and the fact that young men among the Greeks at that time were idiots and uneducated, so the men had emotional and friendly relationships with members of their own sex.
[ Among Civilization Discussing Emotional Fact Friendly Greeks Had Idiots Members Men Own Relationships Sex Their Time Uneducated Were Young]
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- But it is obvious that our fathers, whose efforts have planted these great and prosperous cities along the once lonely trails of our own broad land, received all the fundamentals of civilization as a heritage from their European ancestors.
[ Along Ancestors Broad Cities Civilization Efforts European Fathers Fundamentals Great Heritage Land Lonely Obvious Once Our Own Planted Prosperous Received Their These Trails Whose]
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- By 3000 B.C. the art of Egypt was so ripe and so far advanced that it is surprising to find any student of early culture proposing that the crude contemporary art of the early Babylonians is the product of a civilization earlier than that of the Nile.
[ Advanced Any Art Civilization Contemporary Crude Culture Earlier Early Egypt Far Find Nile Product Proposing Ripe Student Surprising Than]
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- In any case, in so far as our knowledge of the universe carries us, the advent of civilization for the first time on our globe represents the highest ascent of the life processes to which evolution had anywhere attained.
[ Advent Any Anywhere Ascent Attained Carries Case Civilization Evolution Far First Globe Had Highest Knowledge Life Our Processes Represents Time Universe Us Which]
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- It is the recognition of history as a record of human experience which has inevitably resulted in the inclusion of this conquest of civilization within the framework of a complete human history.
[ Civilization Complete Conquest Experience Framework History Human Inclusion Inevitably Recognition Record Resulted Which Within]
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- There is but little room for doubt that Egypt led the way in the creation of the earliest known group of civilizations which arose on both sides of the land bridge between Africa and Eurasia in the fourth millennium B.C.
[ Africa Arose Between Both Bridge Civilizations Creation Doubt Earliest Egypt Eurasia Fourth Group Known Land Led Little Millennium Room Sides Way Which]
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- There was an age, however, when the transition from savagery to civilization, with all its impressive outward manifestations in art and architecture, took place for the first time.
[ Age Architecture Art Civilization First However Impressive Manifestations Outward Place Savagery Time Took Transition]
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- To the present writer a careful study of the facts now available seems to leave no doubt that civilization was born at the southeast corner of the Mediterranean.
[ Available Born Careful Civilization Corner Doubt Facts Leave Mediterranean Now Present Seems Southeast Study Writer]
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- Self-righteous people can talk themselves into forgetting they are part of a civilization. They can then feed on that culture, bringing it down. It's happened many times in the past. It could happen to us.
[ Bringing Civilization Could Culture Down Feed Forgetting Happen Happened Into Many Part Past Self-Righteous Talk Themselves Then Times Us]
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- We are all afraid for our confidence, for the future, for the world. That is the nature of the human imagination. Yet every man, every civilization, has gone forward because of its engagement with what it has set itself to do.
[ Afraid Because Civilization Confidence Engagement Every Forward Future Gone Human Imagination Itself Man Nature Our Set World Yet]
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- The last struggle for our rights, the battle for our civilization, is entirely with ourselves.
[ Battle Civilization Entirely Last Our Ourselves Rights Struggle]
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- Anglo-Saxon civilization has taught the individual to protect his own rights; American civilization will teach him to respect the rights of others.
[ American Anglo-Saxon Civilization Him His Individual Others Own Protect Respect Rights Taught Teach Will]
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- Civilization is a conspiracy. Modern life is the silent compact of comfortable folk to keep up pretences.
[ Civilization Comfortable Compact Conspiracy Folk Keep Life Modern Pretences Silent Up]
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- You think that a wall as solid as the earth separates civilization from barbarism. I tell you the division is a thread, a sheet of glass. A touch here, a push there, and you bring back the reign of Saturn.
[ Back Barbarism Bring Civilization Division Earth Glass Here Push Reign Saturn Separates Sheet Solid Tell Think Thread Touch Wall]
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- 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.
[ Cares Civilization Deserted Fear Helpless Make Members Must Old Our Possible Right Society Test Them Way Young]
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- But it is a law of life and development in history where two national civilizations meet they fight for ascendancy.
[ Ascendancy Civilizations Development Fight History Law Life Meet National Two Where]
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- The condition of the tribes which occupy the country set apart for them in the West is highly prosperous, and encourages the hope of their early civilization. They have for the most part abandoned the hunter state and turned their attention to agricultural pursuits.
[ Abandoned Agricultural Apart Attention Civilization Condition Country Early Encourages Highly Hope Hunter Most Occupy Part Prosperous Pursuits Set State Their Them Tribes Turned West Which]
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- Everything around a writer, or musician in the record business, probably everything in all the United States or in all of western civilization, is about competition.
[ Around Business Civilization Competition Everything Musician Probably Record States United Western Writer]
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- Science has done more for the development of western civilization in one hundred years than Christianity did in eighteen hundred years.
[ Christianity Civilization Development Did Done Eighteen Hundred More Science Than Western Years]
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- Iraq is no diversion. It is a place where civilization is taking a decisive stand against chaos and terror, we must not waver.
[ Against Chaos Civilization Decisive Diversion Iraq Must Place Stand Taking Terror Waver Where]
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- The story of civilization is, in a sense, the story of engineering - that long and arduous struggle to make the forces of nature work for man's good.
[ Arduous Civilization Engineering Forces Good Long Make Man Nature Sense Story Struggle Work]
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- I am especially grateful, however, to have known the fifties, before we began to poison our own civilization - or at least before the effects of the poison began to be felt.
[ Am Before Began Civilization Effects Especially Felt Fifties Grateful However Known Least Our Own Poison]
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- The three great elements of modern civilization, Gun powder, Printing, and the Protestant religion.
[ Civilization Elements Great Gun Modern Powder Printing Protestant Religion Three]
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- I know a lot of Americans in Paris who have married Frenchmen. They keep bringing up their experience, the clash of civilizations, the clash of personalities.
[ Americans Bringing Civilizations Clash Experience Frenchmen Keep Know Lot Married Paris Personalities Their Up]
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- It's very difficult to marry into another civilization.
[ Another Civilization Difficult Into Marry Very]
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- I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.
[ Approach Away Boundless Civilization Contemplated Forests Many Melting Men Noble Now Over Past Prairies Races Red Spread These Years]
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- At issue in the Hiss Case was the question whether this sick society, which we call Western civilization, could in its extremity still cast up a man whose faith in it was so great that he would voluntarily abandon those things which men hold good, including life, to defend it.
[ Abandon Call Case Cast Civilization Could Defend Extremity Faith Good Great Hiss Hold Including Issue Life Man Men Question Sick Society Still Things Those Up Voluntarily Western Whether Which Whose Would]
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- For in this century, within the next decades, will be decided for generations whether all mankind is to become Communist, whether the whole world is to become free, or whether, in the struggle, civilization as we know it is to be completely destroyed or completely changed.
[ Become Century Changed Civilization Communist Completely Decades Decided Destroyed Free Generations Know Mankind Next Struggle Whether Whole Will Within World]
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- Civilization, to be worthy of the name, must afford other methods of settling human differences than those of blood letting.
[ Afford Blood Civilization Differences Human Letting Methods Must Name Other Settling Than Those Worthy]
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- Nothing can be more abhorrent to democracy than to imprison a person or keep him in prison because he is unpopular. This is really the test of civilization.
[ Abhorrent Because Civilization Democracy Him Imprison Keep More Nothing Person Prison Really Test Than Unpopular]
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- A civilization is destroyed only when its gods are destroyed.
[ Civilization Destroyed Gods Only]
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- All great civilizations, in their early stages, are based on success in war.
[ Based Civilizations Early Great Stages Success Their War]
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- To be complex does not mean to be fragmented. This is the paradox and the genius of our Canadian civilization.
[ Canadian Civilization Complex Does Fragmented Genius Mean Our Paradox]
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- America is the only nation in history which miraculously has gone directly from barbarism to degeneration without the usual interval of civilization.
[ America Barbarism Civilization Degeneration Directly Gone History Interval Miraculously Nation Only Usual Which Without]
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- Sensible and responsible women do not want to vote. The relative positions to be assumed by man and woman in the working out of our civilization were assigned long ago by a higher intelligence than ours.
[ Ago Assigned Assumed Civilization Higher Intelligence Long Man Our Ours Out Positions Relative Responsible Sensible Than Vote Want Were Woman Women Working]
Topic: Politics
- To make the moral achievement implicit in science a source of strength to civilization, the scientist will have to have the cooperation also of the philosopher and the religious teacher.
[ Achievement Also Civilization Cooperation Implicit Make Moral Philosopher Religious Science Scientist Source Strength Teacher Will]
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- Civilization is maintained by a very few people in a small number of places and we need only some bombs and a few prisons to blot it out altogether.
[ Altogether Blot Bombs Civilization Few Maintained Need Number Only Out Places Prisons Small Some Very]
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- Civilization and profit go hand in hand.
[ Civilization Go Hand Profit]
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- Civilization had too many rules for me, so I did my best to rewrite them.
[ Best Civilization Did Had Many Rewrite Rules Them Too]
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- We must plant the sea and herd its animals using the sea as farmers instead of hunters. That is what civilization is all about - farming replacing hunting.
[ Animals Civilization Farmers Farming Herd Hunters Hunting Instead Must Plant Replacing Sea Using]
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- Through the wholesale destruction of the representatives of a class that from the beginning of history had been the directing and creative force in civilization, a process began which was almost mechanical.
[ Almost Been Began Beginning Civilization Class Creative Destruction Directing Force Had History Mechanical Process Representatives Through Which Wholesale]
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- The American economic, political, and social organization has given to its citizens the benefits of material prosperity, political liberty, and a wholesome natural equality; and this achievement is a gain, not only to Americans, but to the world and to civilization.
[ Achievement American Americans Benefits Citizens Civilization Economic Equality Gain Given Liberty Material Natural Only Organization Political Prosperity Social Wholesome World]
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- We must not try to force him to take civilization immediately in its complete form, but under just laws, guaranteeing to Indians equal civil laws, the Indian question, a source of such dishonor to our country and of shame to true patriots, will soon be a thing of the past.
[ Civil Civilization Complete Country Dishonor Equal Force Form Guaranteeing Him Immediately Indian Indians Just Laws Must Our Past Patriots Question Shame Soon Source Such Take Thing True Try Under Will]
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- The high point of civilization is that you can hate me and I can hate you but we develop an etiquette that allows us to deal with each other because if we acted solely upon our impulse we'd probably go to war.
[ Acted Allows Because Civilization Deal Develop Each Etiquette Go Hate High Impulse Other Our Point Probably Solely Upon Us War]
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- The test of civilization is its estimate of women.
[ Civilization Estimate Test Women]
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- I think governments are the cancer of civilization.
[ Cancer Civilization Governments Think]
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- Artificial Intelligence leaves no doubt that it wants its audiences to enter a realm of pure fantasy when it identifies one of the last remaining islands of civilization as New Jersey.
[ Artificial Audiences Civilization Doubt Enter Fantasy Identifies Intelligence Islands Jersey Last Leaves New Pure Realm Remaining Wants]
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- Morocco as it is is a very fine place spoiled by civilization.
[ Civilization Fine Morocco Place Spoiled Very]
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- Every great movement in the history of Western civilization from the Carolingian age to the nineteenth century has been an international movement which owed its existence and its development to the cooperation of many different peoples.
[ Age Been Century Civilization Cooperation Development Different Every Existence Great History International Many Movement Nineteenth Owed Peoples Western Which]
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- No doubt Western civilization has in the past been full of wars and revolutions, and the national elements in our culture, even when they were ignored, always provided an unconscious driving force of passion and aggressive self-assertion.
[ Aggressive Always Been Civilization Culture Doubt Driving Elements Even Force Full Ignored National Our Passion Past Provided Revolutions Unconscious Wars Were Western]
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- This freedom of political discussion on the highest level is something which Western civilization has in common with that of classical antiquity, but with no other.
[ Antiquity Civilization Classical Common Discussion Freedom Highest Level Other Political Something Western Which]
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- Western civilization, unfortunately, does not link knowledge and morality but rather, it connects knowledge and power and makes them equivalent.
[ Civilization Connects Does Equivalent Knowledge Link Makes Morality Power Rather Them Unfortunately Western]
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- Since the dawn of time, traditional marriage - the union between one man and one woman - has been the building block of civilization, and at no point in our nation's history has that foundation been under more severe attack than now.
[ Attack Been Between Block Building Civilization Dawn Foundation History Man Marriage More Nation Now Our Point Severe Since Than Time Traditional Under Union Woman]
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- A knowledge of the forces that rule society, of the causes that have produced its upheavals, and of society's resources for promoting healthy progress has become of vital concern to our civilization.
[ Become Causes Civilization Concern Forces Healthy Knowledge Our Produced Progress Promoting Resources Rule Society Upheavals Vital]
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- The best security for civilization is the dwelling, and upon properly appointed and becoming dwellings depends, more than anything else, the improvement of mankind.
[ Anything Appointed Becoming Best Civilization Depends Dwelling Dwellings Else Improvement Mankind More Properly Security Than Upon]
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- I have increasingly, over the years, felt that religion today does our civilization more harm than good.
[ Civilization Does Felt Good Harm Increasingly More Our Over Religion Than Today Years]
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- Our civilization is still in a middle stage, scarcely beast, in that it is no longer wholly guided by instinct; scarcely human, in that it is not yet wholly guided by reason.
[ Beast Civilization Guided Human Instinct Longer Middle Our Reason Scarcely Stage Still Wholly Yet]
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- I've been thinking about the distorted view of science that prevails in our culture. I've been wondering about this, because our civilization is completely dependent on science and high technology, yet most of us are alienated from science.
[ Alienated Because Been Civilization Completely Culture Dependent Distorted High Most Our Prevails Science Technology Thinking Us View Wondering Yet]
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- A great civilization is not conquered from without until it has destroyed itself from within.
[ Civilization Conquered Destroyed Great Itself Until Within Without]
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- Education is the transmission of civilization.
[ Civilization Education Transmission]
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- Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos.
[ Begins Chaos Civilization Dies Grows Liberty Order]
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- Civilization exists by geological consent, subject to change without notice.
[ Change Civilization Consent Exists Geological Notice Subject Without]
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- Civilization is the order and freedom is promoting cultural activity.
[ Activity Civilization Cultural Freedom Order Promoting]
Topic:
- Education is the transmission of civilization.
[ Civilization Education Transmission]
Topic: Education
- The family is the nucleus of civilization.
[ Civilization Family Nucleus]
Topic: Family
- All over the world the wildlife that I write about is in grave danger. It is being exterminated by what we call the progress of civilization.
[ Being Call Civilization Danger Exterminated Grave Over Progress Wildlife World Write]
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- Technology is a gift of God. After the gift of life it is perhaps the greatest of God's gifts. It is the mother of civilizations, of arts and of sciences.
[ After Arts Civilizations Gift Gifts God Greatest Life Mother Perhaps Sciences Technology]
Topic: Technology
- It has been said that the position of woman is the test of civilization, and that of our women was secure. In them was vested our standard of morals and the purity of our blood.
[ Been Blood Civilization Morals Our Position Purity Said Secure Standard Test Them Vested Woman Women]
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- Human rights is a universal standard. It is a component of every religion and every civilization.
[ Civilization Component Every Human Religion Rights Standard Universal]
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- 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.
[ Attain Cannot Cement Chastity Civilization Life Progress Science Society Stability Without]
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- The more rapidly a civilization progresses, the sooner it dies for another to rise in its place.
[ Another Civilization Dies More Place Progresses Rapidly Rise Sooner]
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- All civilization has from time to time become a thin crust over a volcano of revolution.
[ Become Civilization Crust Over Revolution Thin Time Volcano]
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- The greatest task before civilization at present is to make machines what they ought to be, the slaves, instead of the masters of men.
[ Before Civilization Greatest Instead Machines Make Masters Men Ought Present Slaves Task]
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- The prevalence of suicide, without doubt, is a test of height in civilization; it means that the population is winding up its nervous and intellectual system to the utmost point of tension and that sometimes it snaps.
[ Civilization Doubt Height Intellectual Means Nervous Point Population Prevalence Snaps Sometimes Suicide System Tension Test Up Utmost Winding Without]
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- Modern technology has become a total phenomenon for civilization, the defining force of a new social order in which efficiency is no longer an option but a necessity imposed on all human activity.
[ Activity Become Civilization Defining Efficiency Force Human Imposed Longer Modern Necessity New Option Order Phenomenon Social Technology Total Which]
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- From the first day to this, sheer greed was the driving spirit of civilization.
[ Civilization Day Driving First Greed Sheer Spirit]
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- Roman civilization had achieved, within the bounds of its technology, relatively as great a mastery of time and space as we have achieved today.
[ Achieved Bounds Civilization Great Had Mastery Relatively Roman Space Technology Time Today Within]
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- There is a single thread of attitude, a single direction of flow, that joins our present time to its early burgeoning in Mediterranean civilization.
[ Attitude Burgeoning Civilization Direction Early Flow Joins Mediterranean Our Present Single Thread Time]
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- What is the thread of western civilization that distinguished its course in history? It has to do with the preoccupation of western man with his outward command and his sense of superiority.
[ Civilization Command Course Distinguished His History Man Outward Preoccupation Sense Superiority Thread Western]
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- Give me civilization. I don't want to be pampered.
[ Civilization Give Pampered Want]
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- The moment you give up your principles, and your values, you are dead, your culture is dead, your civilization is dead. Period.
[ Civilization Culture Dead Give Moment Period Principles Up Values Your]
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- The Muslims refuse our culture and try to impose their culture on us. I reject them, and this is not only my duty toward my culture-it is toward my values, my principles, my civilization.
[ Civilization Culture Duty Impose Muslims Only Our Principles Refuse Reject Their Them Toward Try Us Values]
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- I ascribe a basic importance to the phenomenon of language. To speak means to be in a position to use a certain syntax, to grasp the morphology of this or that language, but it means above all to assume a culture, to support the weight of a civilization.
[ Above Ascribe Assume Basic Certain Civilization Culture Grasp Importance Language Means Morphology Phenomenon Position Speak Support Syntax Use Weight]
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- Progress in civilization has been accompanied by progress in cookery.
[ Accompanied Been Civilization Cookery Progress]
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- One of the indictments of civilizations is that happiness and intelligence are so rarely found in the same person.
[ Civilizations Found Happiness Indictments Intelligence Person Rarely Same]
Topic:
- Nations have recently been led to borrow billions for war; no nation has ever borrowed largely for education... no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both.
[ Been Billions Borrow Borrowed Both Cannot Choice Civilization Education Enough Ever Largely Led Make Must Nation Nations Our Pay Recently Rich War]
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- Probably, no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both.
[ Both Cannot Choice Civilization Enough Make Must Nation Our Pay Probably Rich War]
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- Our most intimate contact with civilizations long since dust has been through the art which has survived them.
[ Art Been Civilizations Contact Dust Intimate Long Most Our Since Survived Them Through Which]
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- My play is the ultimate expression of my feeling of the twilight of Western civilization.
[ Civilization Expression Feeling Play Twilight Ultimate Western]
Topic:
- Surely the only sound foundation for a civilization is a sound state of mind.
[ Civilization Foundation Mind Only Sound State Surely]
Topic:
- The fact is we can only love what we know personally. And we cannot know much. In public affairs, in the rebuilding of civilization, something less dramatic and emotional is needed, namely tolerance.
[ Affairs Cannot Civilization Dramatic Emotional Fact Know Less Love Much Namely Needed Only Personally Public Rebuilding Something Tolerance]
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- In essence the Renaissance was simply the green end of one of civilization's hardest winters.
[ Civilization End Essence Green Hardest Renaissance Simply Winters]
Topic:
- Monuments and archaeological pieces serve as testimonies of man's greatness and establish a dialogue between civilizations showing the extent to which human beings are linked.
[ Archaeological Beings Between Civilizations Dialogue Establish Extent Greatness Human Linked Man Monuments Pieces Serve Showing Testimonies Which]
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- A civilization which leaves so large a number of its participants unsatisfied and drives them into revolt neither has nor deserves the prospect of a lasting existence.
[ Civilization Deserves Drives Existence Into Large Lasting Leaves Neither Nor Number Participants Prospect Revolt Them Unsatisfied Which]
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- Civilization began the first time an angry person cast a word instead of a rock.
[ Angry Began Cast Civilization First Instead Person Rock Time Word]
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- It is impossible to overlook the extent to which civilization is built upon a renunciation of instinct.
[ Built Civilization Extent Impossible Instinct Overlook Renunciation Upon Which]
Topic:
- The first human who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
[ Civilization First Founder Human Hurled Instead Insult Stone]
Topic:
- The first requisite of civilization is that of justice.
[ Civilization First Justice Requisite]
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- The liberty of the individual is no gift of civilization. It was greatest before there was any civilization.
[ Any Before Civilization Gift Greatest Individual Liberty]
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- We believe that civilization has been created under the pressure of the exigencies of life at the cost of satisfaction of the instincts.
[ Been Believe Civilization Cost Created Exigencies Instincts Life Pressure Satisfaction Under]
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- The greatest advances of civilization, whether in architecture or painting, in science and literature, in industry or agriculture, have never come from centralized government.
[ Advances Agriculture Architecture Centralized Civilization Come Government Greatest Industry Literature Never Painting Science Whether]
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- The world runs on individuals pursuing their self interests. The great achievements of civilization have not come from government bureaus. Einstein didn't construct his theory under order from a, from a bureaucrat. Henry Ford didn't revolutionize the automobile industry that way.
[ Achievements Automobile Bureaucrat Bureaus Civilization Come Construct Einstein Ford Government Great Henry His Individuals Industry Interests Order Pursuing Revolutionize Runs Self Their Theory Under Way World]
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- George Bush doesn't represent any civilization!
[ Any Bush Civilization George Represent]
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- The center of Western culture is Greece, and we have never lost our ties with the architectural concepts of that ancient civilization.
[ Ancient Architectural Center Civilization Concepts Culture Greece Lost Never Our Ties Western]
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- The Industrial Revolution was another of those extraordinary jumps forward in the story of civilization.
[ Another Civilization Extraordinary Forward Industrial Jumps Revolution Story Those]
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- Civilization is what makes you sick.
[ Civilization Makes Sick]
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- What has destroyed every previous civilization has been the tendency to the unequal distribution of wealth and power.
[ Been Civilization Destroyed Distribution Every Power Previous Tendency Unequal Wealth]
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- Civilization is merely an advance in taste: accepting, all the time, nicer things, and rejecting nasty ones.
[ Accepting Advance Civilization Merely Nasty Nicer Ones Rejecting Taste Things Time]
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- I've managed to dodge the curse. Not all my family have. Of course, music helped me - music is all about civilization, about something worthwhile. It's all about ideas.
[ Civilization Course Curse Dodge Family Helped Ideas Managed Music Something Worthwhile]
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- Barbarism is needed every four or five hundred years to bring the world back to life. Otherwise it would die of civilization.
[ Back Barbarism Bring Civilization Die Every Five Four Hundred Life Needed Otherwise World Would Years]
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- The market came with the dawn of civilization and it is not an invention of capitalism. If it leads to improving the well-being of the people there is no contradiction with socialism.
[ Came Capitalism Civilization Contradiction Dawn Improving Invention Leads Market Socialism Well-Being]
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- The market is not an invention of capitalism. It has existed for centuries. It is an invention of civilization.
[ Capitalism Centuries Civilization Existed Invention Market]
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- As I have said for many years throughout this land, we're borrowing money from China to buy oil from the Persian Gulf to burn it in ways that destroy the future of human civilization. Every bit of that has to change.
[ Bit Borrowing Burn Buy Change China Civilization Destroy Every Future Gulf Human Land Many Money Oil Persian Said Throughout Ways Years]
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- Hold fast to the Bible. To the influence of this Book we are indebted for all the progress made in true civilization and to this we must look as our guide in the future.
[ Bible Book Civilization Fast Future Guide Hold Indebted Influence Look Made Must Our Progress True]
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- Civilization is so hard on the body that some have called it a disease, despite the arts that keep puny bodies alive to a greater average age, and our greater protection from contagious and germ diseases.
[ Age Alive Arts Average Bodies Body Called Civilization Contagious Despite Disease Diseases Germ Greater Hard Keep Our Protection Puny Some]
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- When urbanity decays, civilization suffers and decays with it.
[ Civilization Decays Suffers]
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- The ultimate tendency of civilization is towards barbarism.
[ Barbarism Civilization Tendency Towards Ultimate]
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- In the cold, shivering twilight, preceding the daybreak of civilization, the dominating emotion of man was fear.
[ Civilization Cold Daybreak Dominating Emotion Fear Man Preceding Shivering Twilight]
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- Not a single piece of material culture - not a single object - has been found at Giza that can be interpreted to come from a lost civilization.
[ Been Civilization Come Culture Found Interpreted Lost Material Object Piece Single]
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- One of the tests of the civilization of people is the treatment of its criminals.
[ Civilization Criminals Tests Treatment]
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- Without winners, there wouldn't even be any civilization.
[ Any Civilization Even Winners Without]
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- Americans' great and secret fear is that America may turn out to be a phenomenon rather than a civilization.
[ America Americans Civilization Fear Great May Out Phenomenon Rather Secret Than Turn]
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- For me, politeness is a sine qua non of civilization.
[ Civilization Non Politeness Qua Sine]
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- Peace on earth would mean the end of civilization as we know it.
[ Civilization Earth End Know Mean Peace Would]
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- Four years of world war, at a cost in human suffering which our minds are mercifully too limited to imagine, led to the very clear realization that international anarchy must be abandoned if civilization was to survive.
[ Abandoned Anarchy Civilization Clear Cost Four Human Imagine International Led Limited Mercifully Minds Must Our Realization Suffering Survive Too Very War Which World Years]
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- He would see civilization in danger of perishing under the oppression of a gigantic paradox: he would see multitudes of people starving in the midst of plenty, and nations preparing for war although pledged to peace.
[ Although Civilization Danger Gigantic Midst Multitudes Nations Oppression Paradox Peace Perishing Pledged Plenty Preparing See Starving Under War Would]
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- I do not believe that the values which the Western democracies consider essential to civilization can survive in a world rent by the international anarchy of nationalism and the economic anarchy of competitive enterprise.
[ Anarchy Believe Civilization Competitive Consider Democracies Economic Enterprise Essential International Nationalism Rent Survive Values Western Which World]
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- The more the history of the World War and what led up to it is studied, the more clearly those tragic years become revealed as a vast collapse of civilization.
[ Become Civilization Clearly Collapse History Led More Revealed Studied Those Tragic Up Vast War World Years]
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- The vast upheaval of the World War set in motion forces that will either destroy civilization or raise mankind to undreamed of heights of human welfare and prosperity.
[ Civilization Destroy Either Forces Heights Human Mankind Motion Prosperity Raise Set Upheaval Vast War Welfare Will World]
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- If we cannot by reason, by influence, by example, by strenuous effort, and by personal sacrifice, mend the bad places of civilization, we certainly cannot do it by force.
[ Bad Cannot Certainly Civilization Effort Example Force Influence Mend Personal Places Reason Sacrifice Strenuous]
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- Slavery is the first step towards civilization. In order to develop it is necessary that things should be much better for some and much worse for others, then those who are better off can develop at the expense of others.
[ Better Civilization Develop Expense First Much Necessary Off Order Others Should Slavery Some Step Then Things Those Towards Worse]
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- Civilization grew in the beginning from the minute that we had communication - particularly communication by sea that enabled people to get inspiration and ideas from each other and to exchange basic raw materials.
[ Basic Beginning Civilization Communication Each Enabled Exchange Get Grew Had Ideas Inspiration Materials Minute Other Particularly Raw Sea]
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- We have always been taught that navigation is the result of civilization, but modern archeology has demonstrated very clearly that this is not so.
[ Always Archeology Been Civilization Clearly Demonstrated Modern Navigation Result Taught Very]
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- There is precious little in civilization to appeal to a Yeti.
[ Appeal Civilization Little Precious]
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- The perfect normal person is rare in our civilization.
[ Civilization Normal Our Perfect Person Rare]
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- Triumphant science and technology are only at the threshold of man's command over sources of energy so stupendous that, if used for military purposes, they can wipe out our entire civilization.
[ Civilization Command Energy Entire Man Military Only Our Out Over Purposes Science Sources Stupendous Technology Threshold Triumphant Used Wipe]
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- From first to last the civilization of America has been bound up with its physical environment.
[ America Been Bound Civilization Environment First Last Physical Up]
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- It will take a long time, and certainly the West will remain the dominant civilization well into the next century, but the decline is occurring.
[ Century Certainly Civilization Decline Dominant Into Long Next Occurring Remain Take Time Well West Will]
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- I would seriously question whether anybody is really foolish enough to really say what they mean. Sometimes I think that civilization as we know it would kind of break down if we all were completely honest.
[ Anybody Break Civilization Completely Down Enough Foolish Honest Kind Know Mean Question Really Say Seriously Sometimes Think Were Whether Would]
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- God isn't compatible with machinery and scientific medicine and universal happiness. You must make your choice. Our civilization has chosen machinery and medicine and happiness.
[ Choice Chosen Civilization Compatible God Happiness Machinery Make Medicine Must Our Scientific Universal Your]
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- The true civilization is where every man gives to every other every right that he claims for himself.
[ Civilization Claims Every Gives Himself Man Other Right True Where]
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- It's too hard a life for me. I could only do it - check out in that sense - if I checked out somewhere that was luxurious and within hailing distance of civilization.
[ Check Checked Civilization Could Distance Hard Life Luxurious Only Out Sense Somewhere Too Within]
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- One might enumerate the items of high civilization, as it exists in other countries, which are absent from the texture of American life, until it should become a wonder to know what was left.
[ Absent American Become Civilization Countries Enumerate Exists High Items Know Left Life Might Other Should Texture Until Which Wonder]
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- The face of nature and civilization in this our country is to a certain point a very sufficient literary field. But it will yield its secrets only to a really grasping imagination. To write well and worthily of American things one need even more than elsewhere to be a master.
[ American Certain Civilization Country Elsewhere Even Face Field Grasping Imagination Literary Master More Nature Need Only Our Point Really Secrets Sufficient Than Things Very Well Will Worthily Write Yield]
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- If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
[ Civilization Expects Free Ignorant Nation Never State Will]
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- A modern civilization is only possible when it is accepted that singular beings exist and express themselves freely.
[ Accepted Beings Civilization Exist Express Freely Modern Only Possible Singular Themselves]
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- No matter what we call it, poison is still poison, death is still death, and industrial civilization is still causing the greatest mass extinction in the history of the planet.
[ Call Causing Civilization Death Extinction Greatest History Industrial Mass Matter Planet Poison Still]
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- Western civilization, Christianity, decency are struggling for their very lives. In this worldwide civil war, race prejudice is our most dangerous enemy, for it is a disease at the very root of our democratic life.
[ Christianity Civil Civilization Dangerous Decency Democratic Disease Enemy Life Lives Most Our Prejudice Race Root Struggling Their Very War Western Worldwide]
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- I see little of more importance to the future of our country and of civilization than full recognition of the place of the artist. If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him.
[ Art Artist Civilization Country Culture Follow Free Full Future Him His Importance Little More Must Nourish Our Place Recognition Roots See Set Society Takes Than Vision Wherever]
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- Civilization never stands still; if in one country it is falling back, in another it is changing, evolving, becoming more complicated, bringing fresh experience to body and mind, breeding new desires, and exploiting Nature's cupboard for their satisfaction.
[ Another Back Becoming Body Breeding Bringing Changing Civilization Complicated Country Cupboard Desires Evolving Experience Exploiting Falling Fresh Mind More Nature Never New Satisfaction Stands Still Their]
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- Civilization, we shall find, like Universalism and Christianity, is anti evolutionary in its effects; it works against the laws and conditions which regulated the earlier stages of man's ascent.
[ Against Anti Ascent Christianity Civilization Conditions Earlier Effects Evolutionary Find Laws Man Regulated Shall Stages Universalism Which Works]
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- It is just because civilization is ever evolving, changing, and becoming more complicated, that experts find it so difficult to define it in explicit terms.
[ Because Becoming Changing Civilization Complicated Define Difficult Ever Evolving Experts Explicit Find Just More Terms]
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- Tolerance is held to be a condition of mind which is encouraged by, and is necessary for, civilization.
[ Civilization Condition Encouraged Held Mind Necessary Tolerance Which]
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- It is not possible for civilization to flow backwards while there is youth in the world. Youth may be headstrong, but it will advance it allotted length.
[ Advance Allotted Backwards Civilization Flow Headstrong Length May Possible While Will World Youth]
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- The contribution of Islam to history and modern civilization is the product of the efforts of peoples of many races and tongues which came to accept its way of life.
[ Accept Came Civilization Contribution Efforts History Islam Life Many Modern Peoples Product Races Tongues Way Which]
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- A nation or civilization that continues to produce soft-minded men purchases its own spiritual death on the installment plan.
[ Civilization Continues Death Installment Men Nation Own Plan Produce Purchases Spiritual]
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- I believe with all my heart that civilization has produced nothing finer than a man or woman who thinks and practices true tolerance.
[ Believe Civilization Finer Heart Man Nothing Practices Produced Than Thinks Tolerance True Woman]
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- Civilization rests on the fact that most people do the right thing most of the time.
[ Civilization Fact Most Rests Right Thing Time]
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- Culture is the tacit agreement to let the means of subsistence disappear behind the purpose of existence. Civilization is the subordination of the latter to the former.
[ Agreement Behind Civilization Culture Disappear Existence Former Latter Means Purpose Subordination Subsistence Tacit]
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- I would say practical progressive, which means that the Republican party or any political party has got to recognize the problems of a growing and complex industrial civilization. And I don't think the Republican party is really wide awake to that.
[ Any Awake Civilization Complex Got Growing Industrial Means Party Political Practical Problems Progressive Really Recognize Republican Say Think Which Wide Would]
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- History shows us that other highly developed forms of civilization have collapsed. Who knows whether the same fate does not await our own?
[ Await Civilization Collapsed Developed Does Fate Forms Highly History Knows Other Our Own Same Shows Us Whether]
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- Internationalism is a community theory of society which is founded on economic, spiritual, and biological facts. It maintains that respect for a healthy development of human society and of world civilization requires that mankind be organized internationally.
[ Biological Civilization Community Development Economic Facts Founded Healthy Human Internationalism Internationally Maintains Mankind Organized Requires Respect Society Spiritual Theory Which World]
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- The sovereign state has in our times become a lethal danger to human civilization because technical developments enable it to employ an infinite number and variety of means of destruction.
[ Because Become Civilization Danger Destruction Developments Employ Enable Human Infinite Lethal Means Number Our Sovereign State Technical Times Variety]
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- Civilization is unbearable, but it is less unbearable at the top.
[ Civilization Less Top Unbearable]
Topic: Society
- China is a civilization pretending to be a nation.
[ China Civilization Nation Pretending]
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- Each man has an equal social right to multiply his power of motion by all the social factors of civilization. Private property in any of these factors is inconsistent with this fundamental right; it must, obviously, prove a source of economic despotism and industrial slavery.
[ Any Civilization Despotism Each Economic Equal Factors Fundamental His Inconsistent Industrial Man Motion Multiply Must Obviously Power Private Property Prove Right Slavery Social Source These]
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- In our rich consumers' civilization we spin cocoons around ourselves and get possessed by our possessions.
[ Around Civilization Consumers Get Our Ourselves Possessed Possessions Rich Spin]
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- Next to the striking of fire and the discovery of the wheel, the greatest triumph of what we call civilization was the domestication of the human male.
[ Call Civilization Discovery Fire Greatest Human Male Next Striking Triumph Wheel]
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- New York... when civilization falls apart, remember, we were way ahead of you.
[ Ahead Apart Civilization Falls New Remember Way Were York]
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- I consider that there are different degrees of civilization and there are many different ways of expressing it. But one is civilized or is not.
[ Civilization Civilized Consider Degrees Different Expressing Many Ways]
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- When the toddler does something and there are consequences for his action civilization begins.
[ Action Begins Civilization Consequences Does His Something Toddler]
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- I have seen the science I worshiped, and the aircraft I loved, destroying the civilization I expected them to serve.
[ Aircraft Civilization Destroying Expected Loved Science Seen Serve Them Worshiped]
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- Real freedom lies in wildness, not in civilization.
[ Civilization Freedom Lies Real Wildness]
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- Of course, one way of thinking about all of life and civilization is as being about how the world registers and processes information. Certainly that's what sex is about; that's what history is about.
[ Being Certainly Civilization Course History How Information Life Processes Registers Sex Thinking Way World]
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- Beware how you trifle with your marvelous inheritance, this great land of ordered liberty, for if we stumble and fall, freedom and civilization everywhere will go down in ruin.
[ Beware Civilization Down Everywhere Fall Freedom Go Great How Inheritance Land Liberty Marvelous Ordered Ruin Stumble Trifle Will Your]
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- Standing, as I believe the United States stands for humanity and civilization, we should exercise every influence of our great country to put a stop to that war which is now raging in Cuba and give to that island once more peace, liberty, and independence.
[ Believe Civilization Country Cuba Every Exercise Give Great Humanity Independence Influence Island Liberty More Now Once Our Peace Put Raging Should Standing Stands States Stop United War Which]
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- Strong, generous, and confident, she has nobly served mankind. Beware how you trifle with your marvellous inheritance, this great land of ordered liberty, for if we stumble and fall freedom and civilization everywhere will go down in ruin.
[ Beware Civilization Confident Down Everywhere Fall Freedom Generous Go Great How Inheritance Land Liberty Mankind Marvellous Nobly Ordered Ruin Served She Strong Stumble Trifle Will Your]
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- Individual commitment to a group effort - that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
[ Civilization Commitment Company Effort Group Individual Makes Society Team Work]
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- Civilization in its present form hasn't got long.
[ Civilization Form Got Hasn Long Present]
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- Good God, if our civilization were to sober up for a couple of days it'd die of remorse on the third.
[ Civilization Couple Days Die God Good Our Remorse Sober Third Up Were]
Topic:
- The two World Wars came in part, like much modern literature and art, because men, whose nature is to tire of everything in turn... tired of common sense and civilization.
[ Art Because Came Civilization Common Everything Literature Men Modern Much Nature Part Sense Tire Tired Turn Two Wars Whose World]
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- Women know what men have long forgotten. The ultimate economic and spiritual unit of any civilization is still the family.
[ Any Civilization Economic Family Forgotten Know Long Men Spiritual Still Ultimate Unit Women]
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- As civilization advances, poetry almost necessarily declines.
[ Advances Almost Civilization Declines Necessarily Poetry]
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- Today's interpretations of religion are often backward and contradict the needs of civilization.
[ Backward Civilization Contradict Interpretations Needs Often Religion Today]
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- Speech is civilization itself.
[ Civilization Itself Speech]
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- If a test of civilization be sought, none can be so sure as the condition of that half of society over which the other half has power.
[ Civilization Condition Half None Other Over Power Society Sought Sure Test Which]
Topic:
- The development of civilization and industry in general has always shown itself so active in the destruction of forests that everything that has been done for their conservation and production is completely insignificant in comparison.
[ Active Always Been Civilization Comparison Completely Conservation Destruction Development Done Everything Forests General Industry Insignificant Itself Production Shown Their]
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- Courtesy is a silver lining around the dark clouds of civilization; it is the best part of refinement and in many ways, an art of heroic beauty in the vast gallery of man's cruelty and baseness.
[ Around Art Baseness Beauty Best Civilization Clouds Courtesy Cruelty Dark Gallery Heroic Lining Man Many Part Refinement Silver Vast Ways]
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- Right now we're working on finishing up Pirates! for the Xbox, we're developing Civilization IV and we've got a couple other games in development that we'll tell you about soon.
[ Civilization Couple Developing Development Finishing Games Got Iv Now Other Pirates Right Soon Tell Up Working Xbox]
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- We think we've got it taken care of now. Multiplayer is something that's hard to do in a turn-based game, especially a turn-based game that lasts a long time, like Civilization.
[ Care Civilization Especially Game Got Hard Lasts Long Now Something Taken Think Time]
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- Violence and irrationality were so long and thoroughly cultivated among the Irish, and so perfectly ingrained into their nature, that modern civilization has as yet been unable to extract the virus.
[ Among Been Civilization Cultivated Extract Ingrained Into Irish Long Modern Nature Perfectly Their Thoroughly Unable Violence Virus Were Yet]
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- A Christian people who have for two hundred years kept a race in bondage, deprived of the advantages of civilization and religion, owe them a debt of gratitude which it would seem ungenerous to withhold.
[ Advantages Bondage Christian Civilization Debt Deprived Gratitude Hundred Kept Owe Race Religion Seem Them Two Which Withhold Would Years]
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- No administration could stop the tidal wave of immigration that swept over the land; no political party could restrain or control the enterprise of our people, and no reasonable man could desire to check the march of civilization.
[ Administration Check Civilization Control Could Desire Enterprise Immigration Land Man March Our Over Party Political Reasonable Restrain Stop Swept Tidal Wave]
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- A lot of people thought of me as a threat to Western civilization.
[ Civilization Lot Thought Threat Western]
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- Civilization is not a spontaneous generation with any race or nation known to history, but the torch to be handed down from race to race from age to age.
[ Age Any Civilization Down Generation Handed History Known Nation Race Spontaneous Torch]
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- Civilization consists in the multiplication and refinement of human wants.
[ Civilization Consists Human Multiplication Refinement Wants]
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- Equal and united people can above all become a part of the civilization toward which mankind is moving. If we cannot be at the head of the column leading to such a civilization, there is certainly no need for us to be at is tail.
[ Above Become Cannot Certainly Civilization Column Equal Head Leading Mankind Moving Need Part Such Tail Toward United Us Which]
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- Human civilization is not something achieved against nature; it is rather the outcome of the working of the innate qualities of man.
[ Achieved Against Civilization Human Innate Man Nature Outcome Qualities Rather Something Working]
Topic:
- If history could teach us anything, it would be that private property is inextricably linked with civilization.
[ Anything Civilization Could History Inextricably Linked Private Property Teach Us Would]
Topic:
- If men do not now succeed in abolishing war, civilization and mankind are doomed.
[ Abolishing Civilization Doomed Mankind Men Now Succeed War]
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- What most people don't seem to realize is that there is just as much money to be made out of the wreckage of a civilization as from the upbuilding of one.
[ Civilization Just Made Money Most Much Out Realize Seem Wreckage]
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- Against the dark background of this contemporary civilization of well-being, even the arts tend to mingle, to lose their identity.
[ Against Arts Background Civilization Contemporary Dark Even Identity Lose Mingle Tend Their Well-Being]
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- So long as the system of competition in the production and exchange of the means of life goes on, the degradation of the arts will go on; and if that system is to last for ever, then art is doomed, and will surely die; that is to say, civilization will die.
[ Art Arts Civilization Competition Degradation Die Doomed Ever Exchange Go Goes Last Life Long Means Production Say Surely System Then Will]
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- A new civilization was not to be improvised by a single mind.
[ Civilization Improvised Mind New Single]
Topic:
- The gross heathenism of civilization has generally destroyed nature, and poetry, and all that is spiritual.
[ Civilization Destroyed Generally Gross Nature Poetry Spiritual]
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- The statistics of life out there and the statistics of intelligent beings and advanced civilization is a certainty, the way I look at it. that It has not been accepted, because we've been in an anthropocentric era.
[ Accepted Advanced Because Been Beings Certainty Civilization Era Intelligent Life Look Out Statistics Way]
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- The age in which we live can only be characterized as one of barbarism. Our civilization is in the process not only of being militarized, but also being brutalized.
[ Age Also Barbarism Being Brutalized Characterized Civilization Live Only Our Process Which]
Topic:
- The world generally speaking is now drifting on a more and more devastating course towards the absurd target of extermination - or rather, to be more exact - of the northern hemisphere's towns, fields, and the people who have developed our civilization.
[ Absurd Civilization Course Devastating Developed Drifting Exact Extermination Fields Generally Hemisphere More Northern Now Our Rather Speaking Target Towards Towns World]
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- The only people who steal are thieves, and that's a very small percentage of civilization. Most people want to have some way to make the economic transaction valid. They want to return the favor, if you will... return the benefit and reciprocate.
[ Benefit Civilization Economic Favor Make Most Only Percentage Reciprocate Return Small Some Steal Thieves Transaction Valid Very Want Way Will]
Topic:
- Thousands of years and many civilizations have defined a marriage as the union between one man and one woman. With few exceptions, those civilizations that did not follow that perished.
[ Between Civilizations Defined Did Exceptions Few Follow Man Many Marriage Perished Those Thousands Union Woman Years]
Topic:
- There are historic situations in which refusal to defend the inheritance of a civilization, however imperfect, against tyranny and aggression may result in consequences even worse than war.
[ Against Aggression Civilization Consequences Defend Even Historic However Imperfect Inheritance May Refusal Result Situations Than Tyranny War Which Worse]
Topic:
- Civilization is built on a number of ultimate principles... respect for human life, the punishment of crimes against property and persons, the equality of all good citizens before the law... or, in a word justice.
[ Against Before Built Citizens Civilization Crimes Equality Good Human Justice Law Life Number Persons Principles Property Punishment Respect Ultimate Word]
Topic:
- America may be unique in being a country which has leapt from barbarism to decadence without touching civilization.
[ America Barbarism Being Civilization Country Decadence May Touching Unique Which Without]
Topic:
- We've persevered because of a belief we share with the Iraqi people - a belief that out of the ashes of war, a new beginning could be born in this cradle of civilization. Through this remarkable chapter in the history of the United States and Iraq, we have met our responsibility. Now, it's time to turn the page.
[ Ashes Because Beginning Belief Born Chapter Civilization Could Cradle History Iraq Iraqi Met New Now Our Out Page Remarkable Responsibility Share States Through Time Turn United War]
Topic:
- If the views I have expressed be right, we can think of our civilization evolving with the growth of knowledge from small wandering tribes to large settled law.
[ Civilization Evolving Expressed Growth Knowledge Large Law Our Right Settled Small Think Tribes Views Wandering]
Topic:
- Our civilization has evolved through the continuous adjustment of society to the stimulus of new knowledge.
[ Adjustment Civilization Continuous Evolved Knowledge New Our Society Stimulus Through]
Topic:
- Our civilization is now in the transition stage between the age of warring empires and a new age of world unity and peace.
[ Age Between Civilization Empires New Now Our Peace Stage Transition Unity Warring World]
Topic:
- The history of our civilization has been one of intermittent war.
[ Been Civilization History Our War]
Topic:
- Mankind is not likely to salvage civilization unless he can evolve a system of good and evil which is independent of heaven and hell.
[ Civilization Evil Evolve Good Heaven Hell Independent Likely Mankind Salvage System Unless Which]
Topic:
- To walk through the ruined cities of Germany is to feel an actual doubt about the continuity of civilization.
[ Actual Cities Civilization Continuity Doubt Feel Germany Ruined Through Walk]
Topic: War
- If civilization had been left in female hands we would still be living in grass huts.
[ Been Civilization Female Grass Had Hands Huts Left Living Still Would]
Topic:
- I don't believe civilization can do a lot more than educate a person's senses.
[ Believe Civilization Educate Lot More Person Senses Than]
Topic:
- Cities have always been the fireplaces of civilization, whence light and heat radiated out into the dark.
[ Always Been Cities Civilization Dark Heat Into Light Out Radiated Whence]
Topic:
- To one who believes that really good industrial conditions are the hope for a machine civilization, nothing is more heartening than to watch conference methods and education replacing police methods.
[ Believes Civilization Conditions Conference Education Good Hope Industrial Machine Methods More Nothing Police Really Replacing Than Watch]
Topic:
- A civilization that only looks inward will stagnate. We have to keep looking outward; we have to keep finding new avenues for human endeavor and human expression.
[ Avenues Civilization Endeavor Expression Finding Human Inward Keep Looking Looks New Only Outward Stagnate Will]
Topic:
- Ultimately, there is no compromise. Westerners will either retain their civilization, including the right to insult and blaspheme, or not.
[ Civilization Compromise Either Including Insult Retain Right Their Ultimately Westerners Will]
Topic:
- AIDS is a global problem and there should be a global solution found by the entire international community. It is really scary to see and imagine our world fall into pieces because we refuse to share and put in the common vestiges of our civilizations.
[ Aids Because Civilizations Common Community Entire Fall Found Global Imagine International Into Our Pieces Problem Put Really Refuse Scary See Share Should Solution World]
Topic:
- A civilized man is one who will give a serious answer to a serious question. Civilization itself is a certain sane balance of values.
[ Answer Balance Certain Civilization Civilized Give Itself Man Question Sane Serious Values Will]
Topic:
- No university in the world has ever risen to greatness without a correspondingly great library... When this is no longer true, then will our civilization have come to an end.
[ Civilization Come Correspondingly End Ever Great Greatness Library Longer Our Risen Then True University Will Without World]
Topic:
- I believe that the capital of the Republic of Albania is a suitable venue for discussing the dialogue among religions and civilizations, notably in the countries of South East Europe, because we are well familiar with this country's track record of religious tolerance.
[ Among Because Believe Capital Civilizations Countries Country Dialogue Discussing East Europe Familiar Notably Record Religions Religious Republic South Suitable Tolerance Track Venue Well]
Topic:
- Civilization is the progress toward a society of privacy. The savage's whole existence is public, ruled by the laws of his tribe. Civilization is the process of setting man free from men.
[ Civilization Existence Free His Laws Man Men Privacy Process Progress Public Ruled Savage Setting Society Toward Tribe Whole]
Topic:
- If any civilization is to survive, it is the morality of altruism that men have to reject.
[ Altruism Any Civilization Men Morality Reject Survive]
Topic:
- The new meaning of soul is creativity and mysticism. These will become the foundation of the new psychological type and with him or her will come the new civilization.
[ Become Civilization Come Creativity Foundation Her Him Meaning Mysticism New Psychological Soul These Type Will]
Topic:
- But the further step, by means of which a civilization is given its quality or culture, is only attained by a process of cellular division, in the course of which the individual is differentiated, made distinct from and independent of the parent group.
[ Attained Cellular Civilization Course Culture Differentiated Distinct Division Further Given Group Independent Individual Made Means Only Parent Process Quality Step Which]
Topic:
- The worth of a civilization or a culture is not valued in the terms of its material wealth or military power, but by the quality and achievements of its representative individuals - its philosophers, its poets and its artists.
[ Achievements Artists Civilization Culture Individuals Material Military Philosophers Poets Power Quality Representative Terms Valued Wealth Worth]
Topic:
- We may be sure that out of the ruins of our capitalist civilization a new religion will emerge, just as Christianity emerged from the ruins of the Roman civilization.
[ Capitalist Christianity Civilization Emerge Emerged Just May New Our Out Religion Roman Ruins Sure Will]
Topic:
- In our civilization, men are afraid that they will not be men enough and women are afraid that they might be considered only women.
[ Afraid Civilization Considered Enough Men Might Only Our Will Women]
Topic:
- It has been well said that tea is suggestive of a thousand wants, from which spring the decencies and luxuries of civilization.
[ Been Civilization Decencies Luxuries Said Spring Suggestive Tea Thousand Wants Well Which]
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- People who cannot recognize a palpable absurdity are very much in the way of civilization.
[ Absurdity Cannot Civilization Much Palpable Recognize Very Way]
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- The slum is the measure of civilization.
[ Civilization Measure Slum]
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- We will never have true civilization until we have learned to recognize the rights of others.
[ Civilization Learned Never Others Recognize Rights True Until Will]
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- You can't say civilization don't advance... in every war they kill you in a new way.
[ Advance Civilization Every Kill New Say War Way]
Topic: War
- What I am more concerned about is whether our whole civilization will be around in the next 25 years.
[ Am Around Civilization Concerned More Next Our Whether Whole Will Years]
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- If civilization is to survive, we must cultivate the science of human relationships - the ability of all peoples, of all kinds, to live together, in the same world at peace.
[ Ability Civilization Cultivate Human Kinds Live Must Peace Peoples Relationships Same Science Survive Together World]
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- The line of least resistance in the progress of civilization is to make that theoretical postulate real by the continually increasing force of the world's public opinion.
[ Civilization Continually Force Increasing Least Line Make Opinion Postulate Progress Public Real Resistance Theoretical World]
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- To deal with the true causes of war one must begin by recognizing as of prime relevancy to the solution of the problem the familiar fact that civilization is a partial, incomplete, and, to a great extent, superficial modification of barbarism.
[ Barbarism Begin Causes Civilization Deal Extent Fact Familiar Great Incomplete Modification Must Partial Prime Problem Recognizing Solution Superficial True War]
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- America is the civilization of people engaged in transforming themselves. In the past, the stars of the performance were the pioneer and the immigrant. Today, it is youth and the Black.
[ America Black Civilization Engaged Immigrant Past Performance Pioneer Stars Themselves Today Transforming Were Youth]
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- I have to bring to your notice a terrifying reality: with the development of nuclear weapons Man has acquired, for the first time in history, the technical means to destroy the whole of civilization in a single act.
[ Acquired Act Bring Civilization Destroy Development First History Man Means Notice Nuclear Reality Single Technical Terrifying Time Weapons Whole Your]
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- This is the reality of nuclear weapons: they may trigger a world war; a war which, unlike previous ones, destroys all of civilization.
[ Civilization Destroys May Nuclear Ones Previous Reality Trigger Unlike War Weapons Which World]
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- You know, our sense of individuality is just the number one target of civilization.
[ Civilization Individuality Just Know Number Our Sense Target]
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- Civilization is the making of civil persons.
[ Civil Civilization Making Persons]
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- A pioneer destroys things and calls it civilization.
[ Calls Civilization Destroys Pioneer Things]
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- We've arranged a civilization in which most crucial elements profoundly depend on science and technology.
[ Arranged Civilization Crucial Depend Elements Most Profoundly Science Technology Which]
Topic: Technology
- A civilization is a heritage of beliefs, customs, and knowledge slowly accumulated in the course of centuries, elements difficult at times to justify by logic, but justifying themselves as paths when they lead somewhere, since they open up for man his inner distance.
[ Accumulated Beliefs Centuries Civilization Course Customs Difficult Distance Elements Heritage His Inner Justify Justifying Knowledge Lead Logic Man Open Paths Since Slowly Somewhere Themselves Times Up]
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- A civilization is built on what is required of men, not on that which is provided for them.
[ Built Civilization Men Provided Required Them Which]
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- In this respect, the history of science, like the history of all civilization, has gone through cycles.
[ Civilization Cycles Gone History Respect Science Through]
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- The world had already changed before September 11. The world has been going through a process of change over the last 20 or 30 years. A civilization ends, another one begins.
[ Already Another Been Before Begins Change Changed Civilization Ends Going Had Last Over Process September Through World Years]
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- Barbarians always think of themselves as the bringers of civilization.
[ Always Barbarians Civilization Themselves Think]
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- Has it struck you that the music which is regarded as the most sublime in western civilization, which is the music of Bach, is called baroque?
[ Bach Baroque Called Civilization Most Music Regarded Struck Sublime Western Which]
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- The only hope is that our civilization will collapse at a certain point, as always happens in history. Then, out of barbarity, a renaissance.
[ Always Barbarity Certain Civilization Collapse Happens History Hope Only Our Out Point Renaissance Then Will]
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- By vulgarity I mean that vice of civilization which makes man ashamed of himself and his next of kin, and pretend to be somebody else.
[ Ashamed Civilization Else Himself His Kin Makes Man Mean Next Pretend Somebody Vice Vulgarity Which]
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- Capitalism inevitably and by virtue of the very logic of its civilization creates, educates and subsidizes a vested interest in social unrest.
[ Capitalism Civilization Creates Educates Inevitably Interest Logic Social Subsidizes Unrest Very Vested Virtue]
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- The evidence of a Jewish civilization going back more than two millennia is overwhelmingly borne out in the archaeology of the region. The heritage of the Jews in Palestine is documented.
[ Archaeology Back Borne Civilization Documented Evidence Going Heritage Jewish Jews Millennia More Out Overwhelmingly Palestine Region Than Two]
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- After a few months in my parents' basement, I took an apartment near the state university, where I discovered both crystal methamphetamine and conceptual art. Either one of these things are dangerous, but in combination they have the potential to destroy entire civilizations.
[ After Apartment Art Basement Both Civilizations Combination Conceptual Crystal Dangerous Destroy Discovered Either Entire Few Months Near Parents Potential State These Things Took University Where]
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- Art is the signature of civilizations.
[ Art Civilizations Signature]
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- On a group of theories one can found a school; but on a group of values one can found a culture, a civilization, a new way of living together among men.
[ Among Civilization Culture Found Group Living Men New School Theories Together Values Way]
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- If mankind were to continue in other than the present barbarism, a new path must be found, a new civilization based on some other method than technology.
[ Barbarism Based Civilization Continue Found Mankind Method Must New Other Path Present Some Technology Than Were]
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- The true law of the race is progress and development. Whenever civilization pauses in the march of conquest, it is overthrown by the barbarian.
[ Barbarian Civilization Conquest Development Law March Overthrown Pauses Progress Race True Whenever]
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- Never had there been such an attempt to make conquest the servant of civilization. About keeping India there is no question. England has a real duty there.
[ Attempt Been Civilization Conquest Duty England Had India Keeping Make Never Question Real Servant Such]
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- I would say colonialism is a wonderful thing. It spread civilization to Africa. Before it they had no written language, no wheel as we know it, no schools, no hospitals, not even normal clothing.
[ Africa Before Civilization Clothing Colonialism Even Had Hospitals Know Language Normal Say Schools Spread Thing Wheel Wonderful Would Written]
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- Today, human civilization is drowning in a sea of lies.
[ Civilization Drowning Human Lies Sea Today]
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- Civilization is hideously fragile and there's not much between us and the horrors underneath, just about a coat of varnish.
[ Between Civilization Coat Fragile Horrors Just Much Underneath Us]
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- Well, we can't afford blindness anymore. There are tens of thousands of thugs who loathe liberty and love death, and want to annihilate Western civilization.
[ Afford Annihilate Anymore Blindness Civilization Death Liberty Loathe Love Tens Thousands Thugs Want Well Western]
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- The next war... may well bury Western civilization forever.
[ Bury Civilization Forever May Next War Well Western]
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- Each new generation born is in effect an invasion of civilization by little barbarians, who must be civilized before it is too late.
[ Barbarians Before Born Civilization Civilized Each Effect Generation Invasion Late Little Must New Too]
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- If the battle for civilization comes down to the wimps versus the barbarians, the barbarians are going to win.
[ Barbarians Battle Civilization Comes Down Going Versus Wimps Win]
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- If you are not prepared to use force to defend civilization, then be prepared to accept barbarism.
[ Accept Barbarism Civilization Defend Force Prepared Then Use]
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- Civilization is a progress from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity toward a definite, coherent heterogeneity.
[ Civilization Coherent Definite Heterogeneity Homogeneity Incoherent Indefinite Progress Toward]
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- It's just a show. It's not the end of Western Civilization. It's chewing gum.
[ Chewing Civilization End Gum Just Show Western]
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- I ever will profess myself the greatest friend to those whose actions best correspond with their doctrine; which, I am sorry to say, is too seldom the case amongst those nations who pretend most to civilization.
[ Actions Am Amongst Best Case Civilization Correspond Doctrine Ever Friend Greatest Most Myself Nations Pretend Profess Say Seldom Sorry Their Those Too Which Whose Will]
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- Art is like a border of flowers along the course of civilization.
[ Along Art Border Civilization Course Flowers]
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- Everybody thinks that this civilization has lasted a very long time but it really does take very few grandfathers' granddaughters to take us back to the dark ages.
[ Ages Back Civilization Dark Does Everybody Few Grandfathers Lasted Long Really Take Thinks Time Us Very]
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- I would like to see us get this place right first before we have the arrogance to put significantly flawed civilizations out onto other planets, even though they may be utterly uninhabited.
[ Arrogance Before Civilizations Even First Flawed Get May Onto Other Out Place Planets Put Right See Significantly Though Us Utterly Would]
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- It is what you do from now on that will either move our civilization forward a few tiny steps, or else... begin to march us steadily backward.
[ Backward Begin Civilization Either Else Few Forward March Move Now Our Steadily Steps Tiny Us Will]
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- The old interests of aristocracy - the romance of action, the exalted passions of chivalry and war - faded into the background, and their place was taken by the refined and intimate pursuits of peace and civilization.
[ Action Aristocracy Background Chivalry Civilization Exalted Faded Interests Intimate Into Old Passions Peace Place Pursuits Refined Romance Taken Their War]
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- When the French nation gradually came into existence among the ruins of the Roman civilization in Gaul, a new language was at the same time slowly evolved.
[ Among Came Civilization Evolved Existence French Gradually Into Language Nation New Roman Ruins Same Slowly Time]
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- It is not necessary to argue to those for whom I write that the two great needs of mankind, that all men may be lifted up into the light of the highest Christian civilization, are, first, a pure, spiritual Christianity, and second, civil liberty.
[ Argue Christian Christianity Civil Civilization First Great Highest Into Liberty Lifted Light Mankind May Men Necessary Needs Pure Second Spiritual Those Two Up Whom Write]
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- The city has become a serious menace to our civilization... It has a peculiar attraction for the immigrant.
[ Attraction Become City Civilization Immigrant Menace Our Peculiar Serious]
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- The city is the nerve center of our civilization. It is also the storm center.
[ Also Center City Civilization Nerve Our Storm]
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- We may get to the point where the only way of saving the world will be for industrial civilization to collapse.
[ Civilization Collapse Get Industrial May Only Point Saving Way Where Will World]
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- There is every indication that we are to see new developments of the power of aggregated capital to serve civilization, and that the new developments will be made right here in America.
[ America Capital Civilization Developments Every Here Indication Made New Power Right See Serve Will]
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- The salt of any interesting civilization is mixture.
[ Any Civilization Interesting Mixture Salt]
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- Xenophobia manifests itself especially against civilizations and cultures that are weak because they lack economic resources, means of subsistence or land. So nomadic people are the first targets of this kind of aggression.
[ Against Aggression Because Civilizations Cultures Economic Especially First Itself Kind Lack Land Manifests Means Nomadic Resources Subsistence Targets Weak Xenophobia]
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- I believe that what we are fighting here is not just a small group of people who have hijacked a religion, but it is a civilization bent on destroying ours.
[ Believe Bent Civilization Destroying Fighting Group Here Hijacked Just Ours Religion Small]
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- We strain to tell Americans and aliens in this country that there's nothing unique about America, nothing unique about American civilization, nothing that requires their allegiance, nothing of great value that they should sacrifice for.
[ Aliens Allegiance America American Americans Civilization Country Great Nothing Requires Sacrifice Should Strain Tell Their Unique Value]
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- Civilization is a failure. We need to think what we can do together in love and peace.
[ Civilization Failure Love Need Peace Think Together]
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- It's the Law of God that gave the stability to Christian civilization.
[ Christian Civilization Gave God Law Stability]
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- It was the Law of the Sea, they said. Civilization ends at the waterline. Beyond that, we all enter the food chain, and not always right at the top.
[ Always Beyond Chain Civilization Ends Enter Food Law Right Said Sea Top]
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- With the emergence of civilization, the rate of change shifted from hundreds of thousands of years to millennia. With the emergence of science as a way of knowing the universe, the rate of change shifted to centuries.
[ Centuries Change Civilization Emergence Hundreds Knowing Millennia Rate Science Shifted Thousands Universe Way Years]
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- Justice has nothing to do with victor nations and vanquished nations, but must be a moral standard that all the world's peoples can agree to. To seek this and to achieve it - that is true civilization.
[ Achieve Agree Civilization Justice Moral Must Nations Nothing Peoples Seek Standard True Vanquished Victor World]
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- Thus, it was to seek true civilization and true justice for all the peoples of the world, and to view this as the destruction of personal freedom and respect is to be assailed by the hatred and emotion of war, and to make hasty judgments.
[ Assailed Civilization Destruction Emotion Freedom Hasty Hatred Judgments Justice Make Peoples Personal Respect Seek Thus True View War World]
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- Civilization is a movement and not a condition, a voyage and not a harbor.
[ Civilization Condition Harbor Movement Voyage]
Topic: History
- Civilizations die from suicide, not by murder.
[ Civilizations Die Murder Suicide]
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- I do not believe that civilizations have to die because civilization is not an organism. It is a product of wills.
[ Because Believe Civilization Civilizations Die Organism Product Wills]
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- Of the twenty-two civilizations that have appeared in history, nineteen of them collapsed when they reached the moral state the United States is in now.
[ Appeared Civilizations Collapsed History Moral Nineteen Now Reached State States Them Twenty-Two United]
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- To be able to fill leisure intelligently is the last product of civilization.
[ Able Civilization Fill Intelligently Last Leisure Product]
Topic: Intelligence
- Disinterested intellectual curiosity is the life blood of real civilization.
[ Blood Civilization Curiosity Disinterested Intellectual Life Real]
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- I had faith in Israel before it was established, I have in it now. I believe it has a glorious future before it - not just another sovereign nation, but as an embodiment of the great ideals of our civilization.
[ Another Before Believe Civilization Embodiment Established Faith Future Glorious Great Had Ideals Israel Just Nation Now Our Sovereign]
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- Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill.
[ Books Carriers Civilization Crippled Dumb History Literature Science Silent Speculation Standstill Thought Without]
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- Never before has a civilization reached such a degree of a contempt for life; never before has a generation, drowned in mortification, felt such a rage to live.
[ Before Civilization Contempt Degree Drowned Felt Generation Life Live Mortification Never Rage Reached Such]
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- What it values most of all is the sum total of events and the advance of civilization, which carries individuals along with it; but, indifferent to details, it cares less to have them real than noble or, rather, grand and complete.
[ Advance Along Cares Carries Civilization Complete Details Events Grand Indifferent Individuals Less Most Noble Rather Real Sum Than Them Total Values Which]
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- But you have to understand, my beard is so nasty. I mean, it's the only beard in the history of Western civilization that makes Bob Dylan's beard look good.
[ Beard Bob Civilization Dylan Good History Look Makes Mean Nasty Only Understand Western]
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- The love of domination and an uncontrolled lust of arbitrary power have prevailed among all nations and perhaps in proportion to the degrees of civilization.
[ Among Arbitrary Civilization Degrees Domination Love Lust Nations Perhaps Power Prevailed Proportion Uncontrolled]
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- Let us not forget that the cultivation of the earth is the most important labor of man. When tillage begins, other arts will follow. The farmers, therefore, are the founders of civilization.
[ Arts Begins Civilization Cultivation Earth Farmers Follow Forget Founders Important Labor Man Most Other Therefore Tillage Us Will]
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- When tillage begins, other arts follow. The farmers, therefore, are the founders of human civilization.
[ Arts Begins Civilization Farmers Follow Founders Human Other Therefore Tillage]
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- I am not a Catholic; but I consider the Christian idea, which has its roots in Greek thought and in the course of the centuries has nourished all of our European civilization, as something that one cannot renounce without becoming degraded.
[ Am Becoming Cannot Catholic Centuries Christian Civilization Consider Course Degraded European Greek Idea Nourished Our Renounce Roots Something Thought Which Without]
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- The contemporary form of true greatness lies in a civilization founded on the spirituality of work.
[ Civilization Contemporary Form Founded Greatness Lies Spirituality True Work]
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- If there hadn't been women we'd still be squatting in a cave eating raw meat, because we made civilization in order to impress our girlfriends.
[ Because Been Cave Civilization Eating Girlfriends Hadn Impress Made Meat Order Our Raw Still Women]
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- Thus lynch law held sway in the far West until civilization spread into the Territories and the orderly processes of law took its place. The emergency no longer existing, lynching gradually disappeared from the West.
[ Civilization Disappeared Emergency Existing Far Gradually Held Into Law Longer Lynch Lynching Orderly Place Processes Spread Sway Territories Thus Took Until West]
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- Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking of them.
[ Advances Civilization Extending Important Number Operations Perform Them Thinking Which Without]
Topic: Technology
- Civilizations can only be understood by those who are civilized.
[ Civilizations Civilized Only Those Understood]
Topic:
- Without adventure civilization is in full decay.
[ Adventure Civilization Decay Full Without]
Topic:
- The Bible tells us to be like God, and then on page after page it describes God as a mass murderer. This may be the single most important key to the political behavior of Western Civilization.
[ After Behavior Bible Civilization Describes God Important Key Mass May Most Murderer Page Political Single Tells Then Us Western]
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- Had the Hebrews not been disturbed in their progress a thousand and more years ago, they would have solved all the great problems of civilization which are being solved now under all the difficulties imposed by the spirit of the Middle Ages.
[ Ages Ago Been Being Civilization Difficulties Disturbed Great Had Hebrews Imposed Middle More Now Problems Progress Solved Spirit Their Thousand Under Which Would Years]
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- And we owe science to the combined energies of individual men of genius, rather than to any tendency to progress inherent in civilization.
[ Any Civilization Combined Energies Genius Individual Inherent Men Owe Progress Rather Science Tendency Than]
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- Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
[ Always Architecture Civilization Culture Demands Downfall Ignoble Imminent Lack Life Means Meant Men Noble Therefore Uses]
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- The Lincoln Memorial is related to the toga and the civilization that wore it.
[ Civilization Lincoln Memorial Related Wore]
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- The mother art is architecture. Without an architecture of our own we have no soul of our own civilization.
[ Architecture Art Civilization Mother Our Own Soul Without]
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- I think God's going to come down and pull civilization over for speeding.
[ Civilization Come Down God Going Over Pull Speeding Think]
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- Government has never increased the standard of living of one single human being in civilization's history. For some reason that simple truth has evaded everybody.
[ Being Civilization Everybody Government History Human Increased Living Never Reason Simple Single Some Standard Truth]
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- I feel this is very important for us to have serene buildings because our civilization is chaotic as it is, you see; our whole machine age has brought about a chaos that has to be somehow counterbalanced, I think.
[ Age Because Brought Buildings Chaos Chaotic Civilization Feel Important Machine Our See Serene Somehow Think Us Very Whole]
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- I should like to say that I am as proud of my Chinese heritage and background as I am devoted to modern science, a part of human civilization of Western origin, to which I have dedicated and I shall continue to dedicate my work.
[ Am Background Chinese Civilization Continue Dedicate Dedicated Devoted Heritage Human Modern Origin Part Proud Say Science Shall Should Western Which Work]
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- Classes struggle, some classes triumph, others are eliminated. Such is history; such is the history of civilization for thousands of years.
[ Civilization Classes Eliminated History Others Some Struggle Such Thousands Triumph Years]
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