Quotes on Community

Now, more than ever, the international community must act. Saeb Erekat

Writers are a loosely knit community - community is an overstated word. Writers don't see each other very much. Alan Lightman

Isn't everyone a part of everyone else? Budd Schulberg

Despite what some of my colleagues may have been reporting, I haven't seen anybody in my community accuse either yourself or anyone on your staff of being anti-Semitic. Donald Trump

We in Europe need to discuss how we can improve the community. That is the correct order. Wolfgang Schauble

What we shouldn't do is victimize and target Muslim communities specifically. But as things stand, there's one tribunal which has drawn a lot of flack - the Muslim Arbitration Tribunal. Sadakat Kadri

Do what you love in your community. Keegan-Michael Key

I was very fortunate to have known Fred Ross Sr., who was organizing the Community Service Organization (CSO) way back in the late 50's and early 60's. I was able to work with him. Dolores Huerta

It seems like we're not learning as a community, as a society. Jon Shenk

The African-American community, the community within the inner cities has been so badly treated. Donald Trump

The idea here is for communities to decide how they meet these criteria for becoming sustainable economically, ecologically and socially.Through a community decision-making process. And exactly how that would be configured, you know, remains to be established. The process of community budgeting, participatory budgeting, is one model that's been suggested. Jill Stein

In the corporate community the key word is respect. In the corporate community you don't get a relationship until they respect you first. John C Maxwell

All throughout my work, even in the United States, I have worked with the greater Cambodian community. Chath Piersath

I knew I wanted to shoot in Japan early on. Years ago, we did a Japan segment in "The Community Project," and at the time I felt it was one of the better Japan segments ever captured. Travis Rice

Whatever shift is necessary is dependent on the scale on which it can be implemented, which is to say in your local community and family. Peter Buffett

You don't disarm any white community by confining yourself to any particular method. If you want freedom, then you should get freedom like Patrick Henry said, by whatever method is necessary. Malcolm X

Anytime there's a fire in a negro community and it's burning out of control, you send any one of them, send Whitney Young in to put it out. Malcolm X

Community is like a big family. Zygmunt Bauman

There is a wide range of views within the Jewish community, so it's not monolithic. Barack Obama

I just love putting on a show. I get a tremendous sense of community out of it. John Wesley Harding

God forbid we should have great institutions. The thing is to have many small centres. The ideal is community. Dorothy Day

We should not live one more day ignoring the sh** that suffocates and strangles US keeping US imprisoned in our own communities. Ti

Every one of us must do something to contribute to transforming our community for the better. Ti

Americans didn't really have any experience with something as basic as "community." Eric Drooker

If I wanted to contribute to the hyphy movement, what good is it making a hyphy record that isn't embraced by that community? DJ Shadow

I love the community and the entertainment too much. I'm used to it - it's what I saw first. Zach Condon

My greatest work comes in the community. Marion Barry

I am not a hoodlum. I'm a community organizer. Bobby Seale

I'm part of a community that holds each other up, and it's been great to be held up too. Elizabeth Edwards

The best thing a company can do for the communities in which it operates is to have a vibrant and sustainable business. Irene Rosenfeld

Let him who cannot be alone beware of community. Let him who is not in community beware of being alone. Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Community cannot for long feed on itself; it can only flourish with the coming of others from beyond, their unknown and undiscovered brothers. Howard Thurman

I'm okay, you're okay. Now let's go to work. Iyanla Vanzant

Each community has a curious and distorted image of itself which is always flattering. Carl Eckart

Maturity is produced through relationships and community. Rick Warren

A community of Jesus which seeks to hide itself has ceased to follow him. Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Every proprietor owes to the community a ground-rent for the land which he holds. Thomas Paine

You don't buy luxury to enter a community, but to set yourself apart from others. Francois-Henri Pinault

A community is like the ones who govern it. Marcus Tullius Cicero

One who loves his community destroys community; one who loves its members builds community. Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Women tend to reinvest their proceeds in one another, in their communities, in their children. Dina Powell

It's not only music. It's not only art. It's a community. It's a sense of having a place to belong. Jared Leto

All work which is necessary ennobles him who performs it. Only one thing is shameful - to contribute nothing to the community. Adolf Hitler

The deliberative sense of the community should govern. Alexander Hamilton

God creates men, but they choose each other. Niccolo Machiavelli

The freedom of affluence opposes and contradicts the freedom of community life. Wendell Berry

The community isn't nearly as afraid as it thinks it is. Kent Beck

A community to be truly community, must have a quality of unselfconsciousness about it. Madeleine L'Engle

The community owes us nothing. It's up to us to go out and earn their respect. Jerry Colangelo

I am in favor of community policing because it builds better working relationships with the communities. Frank Vincent

He who loves community destroys community; he who loves the brethren builds community. Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"The more people that meet each other, the better it is for all of them." Fletcher Pratt

The happiest people are the ones with the most community. Barbara Kingsolver

Feminism is about friends and sisters and community. Gloria Steinem

Either you participate in the community like an adult or you leave and do your own thing, Havoc Pennington

The more communities in which you are an active participant, the more likely it is that you'll be happy. Ted Leonsis

A community is an alibi for the failure of individual love. Leonard Cohen

All work which is necessary ennobles him who performs it. Only one thing is shameful - to contribute nothing to the community. Adolf Hitler

Some duties exist simply because we are part of a larger family or community. Max Anders

Historically during the years of the White minority regimes, the State, the national Government held this land in trust for these communities. We said, but no, why should we do that ( return the land to the communities). We didn't say return the land to particular traditional leaders, but to the communities. Thabo Mbeki

The idea that you know more than the intelligence community knows, it's a little like saying, I know more about physics than my professor. Joe Biden

The whole community must be saved [in Tibet]. Elie Wiesel

We [African-Americans] are nearly half of all of the new cases of HIV every year, but we only represent 13 percent of the [U.S.] population. So, this is something that's literally bombarding our community, non-stop. We're such a small part of the nation [and] those numbers are alarming. We're putting ourselves in danger, we don't talk about getting tested and we don't talk about knowing [your status]. Jay Ellis

I spent a lot of time with both [Laurence Fishburn and Keanu Reeves], obviously, on the Matrix trilogy. Worked a lot, on a day-to-day level, with Laurence Fishburne. And then we'd bumped into each other through the film community for years and years. Chad Stahelski

We've been able to organize the international community around it in ways that aren't going to go back. Barack Obama

Theater is such a small community that every brilliant piece of theater raises us all up. Dave Malloy

When people tell stories that unite the community or the organization that they work for and illustrate the principles of that organization, those people rise in the social standing in that group. They rise in power. Dacher Keltner

If you want to change this world, this community that we all live in, then get up and do it. And just start something. Anne Wojcicki

Public opinion in the United States has shifted significantly, not just outside but also within the Jewish community. Norman Finkelstein

Once women find a way to form community, everyone reaps the rewards. Meg Ryan

I also grew up with community co-parents who looked out for each other. They looked out for children and tried to be the hands of God. They tried to live their faith. Marian Wright Edelman

Inspire other communities and cities to reinvent themselves. Tony Hsieh

One way to get very humble is to dedicate the work you're going to do to your community. Sandra Cisneros

Perhaps the community you mentioned might not come to the story. Sometimes you have to take the story to them, and perform it, and that's another way that I get an alternate point of view that isn't the official version of history out to a community. I feel that's what I've been doing since Caramelo. Sandra Cisneros

Those of us who are writers and have to perform to communities that aren't used to coming to book events, I would recommend taking some theater. Sandra Cisneros

You can push your local communities to adopt more sustainable sources of energy and environmentally-friendly practices. Al Gore

I thought [Donald] Trump going right to members of the Jewish community and telling them, "I don't need your money and I don't want your money," meant to me that he would be free enough to work for the good of America. I applauded him for that. Louis Farrakhan

Rebuilding our communities where the police and citizens all see themselves as being on the same side will require contributions from all of us. Hillary Clinton

We have to get to the point where each individual, each corporation, each community chooses low carbon, because it makes fundamental sense. It should become a no-brainer. Christiana Figueres

We Poles are and will remain convinced Europeans. For us, Europe is a community of the diversity of nations. No mishmash. Jaroslaw Kaczynski

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