I had faith in Israel before it was established, I have in it now. I believe it has a glorious future before it - not just another sovereign nation, but as an embodiment of the great ideals of our civilization.
Civilization is the distance man has placed between himself and his excreta.
If the battle for civilization comes down to the wimps versus the barbarians, the barbarians are going to win.
The prevalent fear of poverty among the educated classes is the worst moral disease from which our civilization suffers.
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
A nation or civilization that continues to produce soft-minded men purchases its own spiritual death on an installment plan.
To be able to fill leisure intelligently is the last product of civilization, and at present very few people have reached this level.
The first human who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
The degree of civilization in a society can be judged by entering its prisons
A civilization is built on what is required of men, not on that which is provided for them.
Civilization is the lamb's skin in which barbarism masquerades.
Civilization is the making of civil persons.
The path of civilization is paved with tin cans.
The test of civilization is its estimate of women.
To accept civilization as it is practically means accepting decay.
Civilization is the process of reducing the infinite to the finite.
The more rapidly a civilization progresses, the sooner it dies for another to rise in its place.
Civilization is not a burden. It is an opportunity.
Civilization is a method of living, an attitude of equal respect for all men.
Civilization is the order and freedom promoting cultural activity.
A sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
Civilization is nothing more than the effort to reduce the use of force to the last resort.
The true civilization is where every man gives to every other every right that he claims for himself.
Civilization is what makes you sick.
Civilization is being poisoned by its own waste products