Quotes About Community
1.This world of ours… must avoid becoming a community of dreadful fear and hate, and be, instead, a proud confederation of mutual trust and respect.
2.We cannot seek achievement for ourselves and forget about progress and prosperity for our community… Our ambitions must be broad enough to include the aspirations and needs of others, for their sakes and for our own.
3.Each Wal-Mart store should reflect the values of its customers and support the vision they hold for their community.
4.A healthy social life is found only when, in the mirror of each soul, the whole community finds its reflection, and when, in the whole community, the virtue of each one is living.
5.We must become bigger than we have been: more courageous, greater in spirit, larger in outlook. We must become members of a new race, overcoming petty prejudice, owing our ultimate allegiance not to nations but to our fellow men within the human community.
6.Tearing apart a community, a business, and a family will make America worse off, every time.
7.A hallmark of the Latino community is to help one another, if students are interested in a way to give back and help their communities, becoming a teacher is probably one of the very best ways of doing that.
8.The connection which formerly existed between the Government and banks was in reality injurious to both, as well as to the general interests of the community at large.
9.There is only one class in the community that thinks more about money than the rich, and that is the poor. The poor can think of nothing else.
10.I submit that an individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for law.
11.The community which has neither poverty nor riches will always have the noblest principles.
12.Let me even say before I even get inaugurated, during the transition we are going to be having meetings all across the country with community organizations so that you have input into the agenda for the next presidency of the United States of America.
13.Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community.
14.Physically robust infrastructure is not enough if it fails to foster a healthy community; ultimately, all infrastructure is social.
15.I’m open about having bipolar disorder. I’m open about being of mixed race. I’m open about being bisexual, and I have this wantingness to talk about it, and for me, it’s about more than being a role model for any specific community.
16.By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, journalism keeps us in touch with the ignorance of the community.
17.I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace: to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete.
18.With the changing economy, no one has lifetime employment. But community colleges provide lifetime employability.
19.In the white community, the path to a more perfect union means acknowledging that what ails the African-American community does not just exist in the minds of black people; that the legacy of discrimination – and current incidents of discrimination, while less overt than in the past – are real and must be addressed.
20.Being the Queen is not all about singing, and being a diva is not all about singing. It has much to do with your service to people. And your social contributions to your community and your civic contributions as well.
21.When all is said and done, the real citadel of strength of any community is in the hearts and minds and desires of those who dwell there.
22.A gay person in office can set a tone, can command respect not only from the larger community but from the young people in our own community who need both examples and hope.
23.If a community water system is forced to conduct a chlorine burn because they are experiencing nitrification, it is because they have failed… It is a remedial action to correct a serious problem they themselves have created because they are cheating on the regulations.
24.The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control, and outnumbers both of the other classes.
25.Community colleges play an important role in helping people transition between careers by providing the retooling they need to take on a new career.
26.I think there are a whole host of things that are civil rights, and then there are other things – such as traditional marriage – that, I think, express a community’s concern and regard for a particular institution.
27.Ours is a nation of laws: of citizens who live under them and for the citizens who enforce them. So, to a community in Ferguson that is rightly hurting and looking for answers, let me call once again for us to seek some understanding rather than simply holler at each other. Let’s seek to heal rather than to wound each other.
28.In a summer marked by instability in the Middle East and Eastern Europe, I know the world also took notice of the small American city of Ferguson, Missouri – where a young man was killed, and a community was divided. So yes, we have our own racial and ethnic tensions.
29.Under Superintendent Johnson’s leadership, our police department is on a path to earn the respect of every community in the City of Chicago.
30.I love to sit and eat quietly and enjoy each bite, aware of the presence of my community, aware of all the hard and loving work that has gone into my food.
31.We can define the rules of police-citizen engagement, but everyday decisions will always be made by men and women in uniform, on the street, in the community, under extreme pressure, in a dangerous world where guns easily fall into the wrong hands.
32.Whatever position I occupied, it was the result of colleagues – of my comrades in the movement – who had decided in their wisdom to use me for the purpose of focusing the attention of the country and the international community on me.
33.Every society gets the kind of criminal it deserves. What is equally true is that every community gets the kind of law enforcement it insists on
34.The community stagnates without the impulse of the individual. The impulse dies away without the sympathy of the community.
35.If you are an American, you must allow all ideas to circulate freely in your community, not merely your own.
36.Law; an ordinance of reason for the common good, made by him who has care of the community.
37.We start out a million years ago in a small community on some grassy plain; we hunt animals, have children, and develop a rich social, sexual, and intellectual life, but we know almost nothing about our surroundings.
38.Working with our military community has been the biggest honor of my life.
39.The world for our law enforcement community has changed dramatically: everything from filling out paperwork to relationships with the community and how they think the narrative is in the media.
40.Chicago is where the whole idea of community policing began. It remains the – the best and the most comprehensive approach we have in changing the everyday conditions that breed crime and violence – and then breed mistrust. We have more work to do. We need better training to live up to the values and the principles of community policing.
41.No one needs to tell me about the importance of the free press in a democratic society or about the essential role a newspaper can play in its community.
42.I think your values are always influenced by your family and your community.
43.Every year during their High Holy Days, the Jewish community reminds us all of our need for repentance and forgiveness.
44.The spirit of America has nurtured responsibility and community unlike any other country.
45.Total war is no longer war waged by all members of one national community against all those of another. It is total… because it may well involve the whole world.
46.I want to destroy ownership in order that possession and enjoyment may be raised to the highest point in every section of the community.
47.The artist forges himself to the others, midway between the beauty he cannot do without and the community he cannot tear himself away from. That is why true artists scorn nothing: they are obliged to understand rather than to judge.
48.Fighting crime requires a partnership between the police and the community. And we all know that this partnership has been tested in Chicago. It is a problem that has festered in this city for decades.
49.In the cases that come before the Department of Justice involving a wide range of unlawful activities, we see repeated evidence of family and community failures.
50.The body is a community made up of its innumerable cells or inhabitants.
51.Law is nothing other than a certain ordinance of reason for the common good, promulgated by the person who has the care of the community.
52.In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a form, a technical dress, and a specific sanction, to the general sense of the community, is the true end of legislature.
53.Investing for the poor requires participation from the entire community.
54.I mean in the South African case, many of those who were part of death squads would have been
respectable members of their white community, people who went to church on Sunday, every Sunday.
55.There’s pros and cons of a big church. Cons is I don’t get to know everybody, I don’t get to go to their ballgame, I don’t get to marry everybody, but the pros are you get all this community, 800 ushers come in to serve, getting there at 7 in the morning on their day off and coming in on Saturday to make all those wafers.
56.I’ve known for years that the university underserved the community, because we assumed that university education is for 18- to 22-year-olds, which is a proposition that’s so absurd it is absolutely mind-boggling that anyone ever conceptualized it. Why wouldn’t you take university courses throughout your entire life?
57.To tax the community for the advantage of a class is not protection: it is plunder.
58.When you sing with a group of people, you learn how to subsume yourself into a group consciousness because a capella singing is all about the immersion of the self into the community. That’s one of the great feelings – to stop being me for a little while and to become us. That way lies empathy, the great social virtue.
59.I love being a part of the country-music community.
60.For too long in this society, we have celebrated unrestrained individualism over common community