Showing posts with label Civilization. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Civilization. Show all posts
“Ours is not so much an age of vulgarity as of vulgarization; everything is tampered with or touched up, or adulterated or watered down, in an effort to make it palatable, in an effort to make it pay.”Louis Kronenberger (1904 – 80) U.S. author and critic
Civilization Quotes - Louis Kronenberger

Civilization Quotes - Louis Kronenberger

“Ours is not so much an age of vulgarity as of vulgarization; everything is tampered with or touched up, or adulterated or watered down, in an effort to make it palatable, in an effort to make it pay.”Louis Kronenberger (1904 – 80) U.S. author and critic
“In civilised society, personal merit will not serve you so much as money will. Sir, you may make the experiment. Go into the street, and give one man a lecture on morality, and another a shilling, and see which will respect you the most.”Samuel Johnson (1709 – 84) British poet and lexicographer
Civilisation Quotes - Samuel Johnson

Civilisation Quotes - Samuel Johnson

“In civilised society, personal merit will not serve you so much as money will. Sir, you may make the experiment. Go into the street, and give one man a lecture on morality, and another a shilling, and see which will respect you the most.”Samuel Johnson (1709 – 84) British poet and lexicographer