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Sports plays a societal role in engendering jingoist and chauvinist attitudes. They're designed to organize a community to be committed to their gladiators. - Noam Chomsky


We cut nature up, organize it into concepts, and ascribe significance's as we do, largely because we are parties to an agreement to organize it in this way, an agreement that holds through our speech community and is codified in the patterns of our language. - Benjamin Lee Whorf


The community stagnates without the impulse of the individual. The impulse dies away without the sympathy of the community. - William James 'Will' Durant


Marriage: The state or condition of a community consisting of a master, a mistress and two slaves, making in all, two. (The Devil's Dictionary) - Ambrose Bierce


The family is the most basic unit of government. As the first community to which a person is attached and the first authority under which a person learns to live, the family establishes society's most basic values. - Charles Caleb Colton


I submit that an individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law. - Martin Luther King, Jr.


A world community can exist only with world communication, which means something more than extensive short-wave facilities scattered; about the globe. It means common understanding, a common tradition, common ideas, and common ideals. - Robert Maynard Hutchins