Found 47 quotes starting with CI:

– Sașa Pană
Cinema Is Love 24 Times Per Second
– Sunny Joseph
Cinema, radio, television, magazines are a school of inattention: people look without seeing, listen in without hearing.
– Robert Bresson
Circumspection in calamity; mercy in greatness; good speeches in assemblies; fortitude in adversity: these are the self-attained perfections of great souls.
– The Hitopadesa
Circumstance does not make me, it reveals me.
– William James
Circumstances do not determine a man, they reveal him.
– James Allen
Circumstances rule men and not men rule circumstances.
– Euripides
Cities force growth and make people talkative and entertaining, but they also make them artificial.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
Cities, like cats, will reveal themselves at night.
– Rupert Brooke
Citius, Altius, Fortius
– Olympic Motto
Citizen participation is a device whereby public officials induce nonpublic individuals to act in a way the officials desire.
– Daniel Patrick Moynihan
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
City life is millions of people being lonesome together.
– Henry David Thoreau
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
Civil disobedience is a lever which can move the world by using peace as a fulcrum.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Civility costs nothing and buys everything.
– Mary Wortley Montagu
Civilization -- a heap of rubble scavenged by scrawny English Lit. vultures.
– Malcolm Muggeridge
Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking about them.
– Alfred North Whitehead
Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking.
– Alfred North Whitehead
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty, and dies with chaos.
– Will Durant
Civilization degrades the many to exalt the few.
– Amos Bronson Alcott
Civilization exists by geological consent, subject to change without notice.
– Will Durant
Civilization has been thrust upon me... and it has not added one whit to my love for truth, honesty, and generosity.
– Luther Standing Bear
Civilization is a limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessaries.
– Mark Twain
Civilization is a limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities.
– Mark Twain
Civilization is a method of living, an attitude of equal respect for all men.
– Jane Addams
Civilization is a movement and not a condition, a voyage and not a harbor.
– Arnold Toynbee
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
Civilization is a progress from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity toward a definite, coherent heterogeneity.
– Herbert Spencer
Civilization is a slow process of adopting the ideas of minorities.
– Anonymous
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
Civilization is a transient sickness.
– Robinson Jeffers
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.
– Max Nordau
Civilization is drugs, alcohol, engines of war, prostitution, machines and machine slaves, low wages, bad food, bad taste, prisons, reformatories, lunatic asylums, divorce, perversion, brutal sports, suicides, infanticide, cinema, quackery, demagogy, strikes, lockouts, revolutions, putsches, colonization, electric chairs, guillotines, sabotage, floods, famine, disease, gangsters, money barons, horse racing, fashion shows, poodle dogs, chow dogs, Siamese cats, condoms, peccaries, syphilis, gonorrhea, insanity, neuroses, etc., etc.
– Henry Miller
Civilization is the art of living in towns of such size the everyone does not know everyone else.
– Julian Jaynes
Civilization is the distance man has placed between himself and his excreta.
– Brian Aldiss
Civilization is the process of reducing the infinite to the finite.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
Civilization is the process of setting man free from men.
– Ayn Rand
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.
– Ayn Rand
Civilization is unbearable, but it is less unbearable at the top.
– Timothy Leary
Civilization is very much an immature and ongoing experiment, the success of which is by no means yet proven.
– Colin Turnbull, anthropologist, The Human Cycle
Civilization requires slaves. Human slavery is wrong, insecure, and demoralizing. On mechanical slavery, on the slavery of the machine, the future of the world depends.
– Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde
Civilization today reminds me of an ape with a blowtorch playing in a room full of dynamite. It looks like the monkeys are about to operate the zoo, and the inmates are taking over the asylum.
– Vance Havner a matter of imponderables, of delight in the thins of the mind, of love of beauty, of honor, grace, courtesy, delicate feeling. Where imponderables, are things of first importance, there is the height of civilization, and, if at the same time, the power of art exists unimpaired, human life has reached a level seldom attained and very seldom surpassed.
– Edith Hamilton
Civilizations die from suicide, not by murder.
– Arnold Toynbee
Civilizations in decline are consistently characterised by a tendency towards standardization and uniformity.
– Arnold Toynbee

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