Disinterested intellectual curiosity is the life blood of real civilization.
Never had there been such an attempt to make conquest the servant of civilization. About keeping India there is no question. England has a real duty there.
To the present writer a careful study of the facts now available seems to leave no doubt that civilization was born at the southeast corner of the Mediterranean.
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos.
How a society treats its disabled is the true measure of a civilization.
The three great elements of modern civilization, Gun powder, Printing, and the Protestant religion.
Back through the ages of barbarism and civilization, in all tongues, we find this instinctive pleasure in the imitative action that is the very essence of all drama.
There was an age, however, when the transition from savagery to civilization, with all its impressive outward manifestations in art and architecture, took place for the first time.
The contemporary form of true greatness lies in a civilization founded on the spirituality of work.
What do I think of Western civilization? I think it would be a very good idea.