Populating: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 558 pages
Familiar Quotations PopulatingIf there must always be a laboring population distinct from proprietors and employers, we regard the slave system as decidedly preferable to the system at wages.ndash;Orestes A. BrownsonThe agricultural population, says Cato, produces the bravest men, the most valiant soldiers, and a class of citizens the least given of all to evil designs.ndash;Pliny The ElderWe in the West do not refrain from childbirth because we are concerned about the population explosion or because we feel we cannot afford children, but because we do not like children.ndash;Germaine GreerIt is well to remember that the entire population of the universe, with one trifling exception, is composed of others.ndash;John Andrew HolmesThe hungry world cannot be fed until and unless the growth of its resources and the growth of its population come into balance. Each man and woman-and each nation --must make decisions of conscience and policy in the face of this great problem.ndash;Lyndon B. JohnsonThe Christian missionary may preach the gospel to the poor naked heathen, but the spiritual heathen who populate Europe have as yet heard nothing of Christianity.ndash;Carl JungAIDS occupies such a large part in our awareness because of what it has been taken to represent. It seems the very model of all the catastrophes privileged populations feel await them.ndash;Susan SontagIt is extraordinary that whole populations have no projects for the future, none at all. It certainly is extraordinary, but it is certainly true.ndash;Gertrude SteinPopulating ndash; PeoplePeople are know by the company they keep. Companies are known by the people they keep.ndash;AnonymousWhat most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things.ndash;Anonymous

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