People are going to behave however the social norms permit, and beyond that.
Perhaps in time the so-called Dark Ages will be thought of as including our own.
Punishment is now unfashionable... because it creates moral distinctions among men, which, to the democratic mind, are odious. We prefer a meaningless collective guilt to a meaningful individual responsibility.
Society has always seemed to demand a little more from human beings than it will get in practice.
Society honors its living conformists and its dead troublemakers.
Society is based on the assumption that everyone is alike and no one is alive.
Society is one vast conspiracy for carving one into the kind of statue likes, and then placing it in the most convenient niche it has.
Society is the union of men and not the men themselves.
Some people strengthen the society just by being the kind of people they are.
Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.