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Cities force growth and make people talkative and entertaining, but they also make them artificial.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Cities make people sick; they create living dead! Get away from the cities in every possible occasion! River does no harm to you; forest does no harm to you; wild flowers do no harm to you! When you are in nature, you are amongst the friends! Be clever, be in the nature!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Cities, like cats, will reveal themselves at night.
– Rupert Brooke
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Citius, Altius, Fortius
– Olympic Motto
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Citizen participation is a device whereby public officials induce nonpublic individuals to act in a way the officials desire.
– Daniel Patrick Moynihan
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City is a madhouse! Don’t stay there too much or you get mad! Go to the nature, to the Temple of the Clever!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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City life is millions of people being lonesome together.
– Henry David Thoreau
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City people try to buy time as a rule, when they can, whereas country people are prepared to kill time, although both try to cherish in their mind's eye the notion of a better life ahead.
– Edward Hoagland
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Civil disobedience is a lever which can move the world by using peace as a fulcrum.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Civility costs nothing and buys everything.
– Mary Wortley Montagu
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Civilization -- a heap of rubble scavenged by scrawny English Lit. vultures.
– Malcolm Muggeridge
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Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking about them.
– Alfred North Whitehead
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Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking.
– Alfred North Whitehead
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Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty, and dies with chaos.
– Will Durant
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Civilization degrades the many to exalt the few.
– Amos Bronson Alcott
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Civilization exists by geological consent, subject to change without notice.
– Will Durant
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Civilization has been thrust upon me... and it has not added one whit to my love for truth, honesty, and generosity.
– Luther Standing Bear
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Civilization is a limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessaries.
– Mark Twain
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Civilization is a limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities.
– Mark Twain
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Civilization is a method of living, an attitude of equal respect for all men.
– Jane Addams
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Civilization is a movement and not a condition, a voyage and not a harbor.
– Arnold Toynbee
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Civilization is a process in the service of Eros, whose purpose is to combine single human individuals, and after that families, then races, peoples and nations, into one great unity, the unity of mankind. Why this has to happen, we do not know; the work of Eros is precisely this.
– Sigmund Freud
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Civilization is a progress from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity toward a definite, coherent heterogeneity.
– Herbert Spencer
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Civilization is a slow process of adopting the ideas of minorities.
– Anonymous
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Civilization is a stream with banks. The stream is sometimes filled with blood from people killing, stealing, shouting and doing the things historians usually record, while on the banks, unnoticed, people build homes, make love, raise children, sing song.
– Will Durant
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