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"No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no culture comparable to that of the garden."
Author: Jefferson Quotes Category: Culture Quotes Gardening And Gardens Quotes
"I do not want my house to be walled in on all sides and my windows to be stuffed. I want the cultures of all the lands to be blown about my house as freely as possible. But I refuse to be blown off my feet by any."
Author: Gandhi Quotes Category: Culture Quotes
"The impact of television on our culture is. . . indescribable. There's a certain sense in which it is nearly as important as the invention of printing."
Author: Sandburg Quotes Category: Culture Quotes
"For the rest, whatever we have got has been by infinite labor, and search, and ranging through every corner of nature; the difference is that instead of dirt and poison, we have rather chosen to fill our hives with honey and wax, thus furnishing mankind with the two noblest of things, which are sweetness and light."
Author: Swift Quotes Category: Culture Quotes
"A man should be just cultured enough to be able to look with suspicion upon culture at first, not second hand."
Author: Butler Quotes Category: Culture Quotes British Poet Quotes
"If everybody is looking for it, then nobody is finding it. If we were cultured, we would not be conscious of lacking culture. We would regard it as something natural and would not make so much fuss about it. And if we knew the real value of this word we would be cultured enough not to give it so much importance."
Author: Picasso Quotes Category: Culture Quotes
"If you do not breathe through writing, if you do not cry out in writing, or sing in writing, then don't write, because our culture has no use for it."
"Every aspect of Western culture needs a new code of ethics -- a rational ethics -- as a precondition of rebirth."
Author: Rand Quotes Category: Culture Quotes
"Culture of the mind must be subservient to the heart"
Author: Gandhi Quotes Category: Culture Quotes
"What we call education and culture is for the most part nothing but the substitution of reading for experience, of literature for life, of the obsolete fictitious for the contemporary real."
"I claim that in losing the spinning wheel we lost our left lung. We are, therefore, suffering from galloping consumption. The restoration of the wheel arrests the progress of the fell disease."
"Culture, the acquainting ourselves with the best that has been known and said in the world, and thus with the history of the human spirit."
"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."
"In terms of fast food and deep understanding of the culture of fast food, I'm your man."
Author: Gates Quotes Category: Culture Quotes
"Culture, then, is a study of perfection, and perfection which insists on becoming something rather than in having something, in an inward condition of the mind and spirit, not in an outward set of circumstances."
Author: Arnold Quotes Category: Culture Quotes
"Culture is one thing and varnish is another."
"My philosophy is when in Rome, do like the Romans do - so I'll be looking cool, talking to pretty women and eating ice cream. At least I'm quite good at doing two of those things!"
Author: Plato Quotes Category: Culture Quotes
"When nature exceeds culture, we have the rustic. When culture exceeds nature then we the pedant."
Author: Confucius Quotes Category: Culture Quotes
"It is implied in all superior culture that a complete man would need no auxiliaries to his personal presence"
Author: Emerson Quotes Category: Culture Quotes
"Men are not suffering from the lack of good literature, good art, good theatre, good music, but from that which has made it impossible for these to become manifest. In short, they are suffering from the silent shameful conspiracy (the more shameful since it is unacknowledged) which has bound them together as enemies of art and artists."
Author: Miller Quotes Category: Culture Quotes


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