Quotes of 'Civilization'

Clint Walker :

"Before that I had one day's work in The Bowery Boys Go To Africa. I played Tarzan. The Bowery Boys were about to take Jane back to civilization, and I discouraged them from doing that."

more quotes on Civilization, Work
Claude Levi-Strauss :

"Being human signifies, for each one of us, belonging to a class, a society, a country, a continent and a civilization; and for us European earth-dwellers, the adventure played out in the heart of the New World signifies in the first place that it was not our world and that we bear responsibility for the crime of its destruction."

more quotes on Adventure, Civilization, Crime, Heart , Responsibility, World
Clarence Day :

"The world of books is the most remarkable creation of man nothing else that he builds ever lasts monuments fall; nations perish; civilization grow old and die out; new races build others. But in the world of books are volumes that have seen this happen again and again and yet live on. Still young, still as fresh as the day they were written, still telling men's hearts, of the hearts of men centuries dead."

more quotes on Books, Civilization, Grow, Men, Nations, World
Christopher Sharrett :

"As the film's hidden, sympathetic hero who proves to be victimized by businessmen pillaging the Third World for their own gain, who is eventually victimized by a bunch of bullies and out-classed by so-called 'civilization,' King Kong has held on with Frankenstein, Dracula and the Wolf-Man. But some people will end up profoundly unhappy ? and some will just shrug their shoulders and say, 'Well, that was an interesting three hours."

more quotes on Civilization, World
Christoph Hartmann :

"Civilization IV has been a great success for us. We believe Warlords will exceed the extremely high demands of gamers worldwide with new additions to its already successful formula."

more quotes on Believe, Civilization, Great, Success
Cyril Connolly :

"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."

more quotes on Civilization, Prisons
Cyril Connolly :

"The goal of every culture is to decay through over-civilization; the factors of decadence, -- luxury, skepticism, weariness and superstition, -- are constant. The civilization of one epoch becomes the manure of the next."

more quotes on Civilization, Culture, Goal
Clare Boothe Luce :

"Women know what men have long forgotten. The ultimate economic and spiritual unit of any civilization is still the family."

more quotes on Civilization, Family, Men, Women
Eugene Debs :

"Intelligent discontent is the mainspring of civilization. Progress is born of agitation. It is agitation or stagnation."

more quotes on Born , Civilization
Eugene Debs :

"When we are in partnership and have stopped clutching each other's throats, when we have stopped enslaving each other, we will stand together, hands clasped, and be friends. we will be comrades, we will be brothers, and we will begin the march to the grandest civilization the human race has ever known."

more quotes on Civilization