153 Greatest Quotes About Culture
The whole culture is telling you to hurry, while the art tells you to take your time. Always listen to the art.
God exists, if only in the form of a meme with high survival value, or infective power, in the environment provided by human culture.
I am not interested in living in a city where there isn't a production by Samuel Beckett running.
Preservation of one's own culture does not require contempt or disrespect for other cultures.
I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity. It's something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we're from, everyone loves music.
Without culture, and the relative freedom it implies, society, even when perfect, is but a jungle. This is why any authentic creation is a gift to the future.
Design my own line? No, I just like the culture.
Explain to me what Italian-American culture is. We've been here 100 years. Isn't Italian-American culture American culture? That's because we're so diverse, in terms of intermarriage.
Every aspect of Western culture needs a new code of ethics - a rational ethics - as a precondition of rebirth.
To give an accurate description of what has never occurred is not merely the proper occupation of the historian, but the inalienable privilege of any man of parts and culture.
An army without culture is a dull-witted army, and a dull-witted army cannot defeat the enemy.
This is the culture you're raising your kids in. Don't be surprised if it blows up in your face.
The tendency to aggression is an innate, independent, instinctual disposition in man... it constitutes the powerful obstacle to culture.
The highest possible stage in moral culture is when we recognize that we ought to control our thoughts.
An ideal culture is one that makes a place for every human gift.
We've switched from a culture that was interested in manufacturing, economics, politics - trying to play a serious part in the world - to a culture that's really entertainment-based.
The only interesting answers are those that destroy the questions.
People don't want to embrace culture shifts because it's not going to happen in the next 20 minutes.
Without memory, there is no culture. Without memory, there would be no civilization, no society, no future.
You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.
To speak a language is to take on a world, a culture.
The origins of violence against women by men are not biological. If that were the case, it would exist in every culture. And it doesn't exist in every culture.
This history of culture will explain to us the motives, the conditions of life, and the thought of the writer or reformer. .
The imagination is the goal of history. I see culture as an effort to literally realize our collective dreams.
Creativity is putting your imagination to work, and it's produced the most extraordinary results in human culture.
Culture is to know the best that has been said and thought in the world.
A good newspaper, I suppose, is a nation talking to itself.
Culture changes, fashions change, customs change. Great music is immortal.
Whoever controls the media, the images, controls the culture.
As Buddhism moved from one culture to another, it always adapted.
Memory feeds a culture, nourishes hope and makes a human, human.
Whatever may be their use in civilized societies, mirrors are essential to all violent and heroic action.
In the world there is, parallel to the force of death and constraint, an enormous force of persuasion that is called culture.
By education I am an Englishman, by views an internationalist, by culture a Muslim and a Hindu only by accident of birth.
The culture we have does not make people feel good about themselves. And you have to be strong enough to say if the culture doesn't work, don't buy it.
We should accept diversity in culture and tradition and coexist peacefully.
When I was a child, when I was an adolescent, books saved me from despair: that convinced me that culture was the highest of values[...].
Simone de Beauvoir
Dancing was always part of my culture growing up in Barbados. When I shot my 1st video I worked really hard with my choreographer to perfect the routines.
Our culture runs on coffee and gasoline, the first often tasting like the second.
You have to work at creating your own culture.
Culture is the habit of being pleased with the best and knowing why.
Henry Van Dyke
What does culture want? To make infinity comprehensible.
The role of a creative leader is not to have all the ideas; it's to create a culture where everyone can have ideas and feel that they're valued.
When we revolt it’s not for a particular culture. We revolt simply because, for many reasons, we can no longer breathe.
The shared meal elevates eating from a mechanical process of fueling the body to a ritual of family and community, from the mere animal biology to an act of culture.
I want to change the world. I want to be a part of culture. I want to help teach.