Found 49 quotes starting with CI:

Cicatrices ne sont pas quelque chose à cacher ou à en avoir honte; pour chaque cicatrice a une histoire incroyable à raconter - les histoires de l'endurance, de la lutte et de survie. cicatrices font vraiment nous complète et belle, à mon avis. Ils nous rappellent aussi nos triomphes sur les adversités, ce que nous défendons, et d'où nous venons.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Cigarette kisses the flame. But the mouth kisses the woman. (Cigarette embrasse la flamme. - Mais la bouche embrasse la femme.)
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– Sașa PanăRate it:
Cinema Is Love 24 Times Per Second
– Sunny JosephRate it:
Cinema, radio, television, magazines are a school of inattention: people look without seeing, listen in without hearing.
– Robert BressonRate it:
Circumspection in calamity; mercy in greatness; good speeches in assemblies; fortitude in adversity: these are the self-attained perfections of great souls.
– The HitopadesaRate it:
Circumstance does not make me, it reveals me.
– William JamesRate it:
Circumstances do not determine a man, they reveal him.
– James AllenRate it:
Circumstances rule men and not men rule circumstances.
– EuripidesRate it:
Cities force growth and make people talkative and entertaining, but they also make them artificial.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
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 ildanRate it:
Cities, like cats, will reveal themselves at night.
– Rupert BrookeRate it:
Citius, Altius, Fortius
– Olympic MottoRate it:
Citizen participation is a device whereby public officials induce nonpublic individuals to act in a way the officials desire.
– Daniel Patrick MoynihanRate it:
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 ildanRate it:
City life is millions of people being lonesome together.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
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 HoaglandRate it:
Civil disobedience is a lever which can move the world by using peace as a fulcrum.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Civility costs nothing and buys everything.
– Mary Wortley MontaguRate it:
Civilization -- a heap of rubble scavenged by scrawny English Lit. vultures.
– Malcolm MuggeridgeRate it:
Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking about them.
– Alfred North WhiteheadRate it:
Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking.
– Alfred North WhiteheadRate it:
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty, and dies with chaos.
– Will DurantRate it:
Civilization degrades the many to exalt the few.
– Amos Bronson AlcottRate it:
Civilization exists by geological consent, subject to change without notice.
– Will DurantRate it:
Civilization has been thrust upon me... and it has not added one whit to my love for truth, honesty, and generosity.
– Luther Standing BearRate it:
Civilization is a limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessaries.
– Mark TwainRate it:
Civilization is a limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities.
– Mark TwainRate it:
Civilization is a method of living, an attitude of equal respect for all men.
– Jane AddamsRate it:
Civilization is a movement and not a condition, a voyage and not a harbor.
– Arnold ToynbeeRate it:
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 FreudRate it:
Civilization is a progress from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity toward a definite, coherent heterogeneity.
– Herbert SpencerRate it:
Civilization is a slow process of adopting the ideas of minorities.
– AnonymousRate it:
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 DurantRate it:
Civilization is a transient sickness.
– Robinson JeffersRate it:
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 NordauRate it:
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 MillerRate it:
Civilization is the art of living in towns of such size the everyone does not know everyone else.
– Julian JaynesRate it:
Civilization is the distance man has placed between himself and his excreta.
– Brian AldissRate it:
Civilization is the process of reducing the infinite to the finite.
– Oliver Wendell HolmesRate it:
Civilization is the process of setting man free from men.
– Ayn RandRate it:
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 RandRate it:
Civilization is unbearable, but it is less unbearable at the top.
– Timothy LearyRate it:
Civilization is very much an immature and ongoing experiment, the success of which is by no means yet proven.
– Colin Turnbull, anthropologist, The Human CycleRate it:
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 WildeRate it:
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 HavnerRate it: 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 HamiltonRate it:
Civilizations die from suicide, not by murder.
– Arnold ToynbeeRate it:
Civilizations in decline are consistently characterised by a tendency towards standardization and uniformity.
– Arnold ToynbeeRate it:

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