Culture Quotes

Culture is the habit of being pleased with the best and knowing why

Henry Van Dyke

Preservation of one's own culture does not require contempt or disrespect for other cultures.

Cesar Chavez

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.

Albert Camus

Culture of the mind must be subservient to the heart.

Mahatma Gandhi

No culture can live if it attempts to be exclusive.

Mahatma Gandhi

Culture means the perfect and equal development of man on all sides.

John Burroughs

Great culture is often betokened by great simplicity.

Dorothee DeLuzy

Culture is like wealth; it makes us more ourselves, it enables us to express ourselves.

Philip Gilbert Hamerton

No culture can live, if it attempts to be exclusive.

Mahatma Gandhi

Culture is the habit of being pleased with the best and knowing why.

Henry Van Dyke

Every view of the world that becomes extinct, every culture that disappears, diminishes a possibility of life.

Octavio Paz

Culture includes - way of thinking, way of life and way of worship.

Pandurang Shastri Vaijnath Athavale

Culture is also something that can not be stagnant.

Mahendra Chaudhry

A culture is made -- or destroyed -- by its articulate voices.

Ayn Rand

Culture is the sum of all the forms of art, of love, and of thought, which, in the coarse or centuries, have enabled man to be less enslaved

Andre Malraux

Culture is roughly anything we do and the monkeys don't.

Lord Raglan

Culture is properly described as the love of perfection; it is a study of perfection.

Matthew Arnold

Culture: the cry of men in face of their destiny.

Albert Camus

That is true culture which helps us to work for the social betterment of all.

Henry Ward Beecher

Partial culture runs to the ornate; extreme culture to simplicity.

Christian Nestell Bovee

Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit.

Jawaharlal Nehru

The great law of culture is: Let each become all that he was created capable of being.

Thomas Carlyle

...a victim of bad medicine, bad air, bad food, farcical education, a despicable popular culture.

Anthony Burgess

To hide behind culture or tradition to justify anarchy is a gross insult to the very people whose culture or tradition may be paraded to glorify criminal conduct.

Mahendra Chaudhry

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Updated On : November 18, 2013
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