Quotation Explorer - 'Necessities'

In its broad sense, civilization means not only comfort in daily necessities but also the refining of knowledge and the cultivation of virtue so as to elevate human life to a higher plane. - Yukichi Fukuzawa
Poverty deprives humanity of the basic necessities to live a meaningful life. - Gugu Mona
Command and obedience are but unfortunate necessities of human life: society in equality is its normal state. - John Stuart Mill
A true prayer is an inventory of needs, a catalog of necessities, an exposure of secret wounds, a revelation of hidden poverty. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
If you possess the basic necessities in life, there is absolutely no reason to feel any sorrows. For there is someone praying that they could have your spot. - - Jessiie Mahadeo
If you possess the basic necessities in life, there is absolutely no reason for you to feel any sorrows. For there is someone praying to be in your place. - Jessiie Mahadeo
Take care of the luxuries and the necessities will take care of themselves. - Dorothy Parker
Give me the luxuries of life and I will willingly do without the necessities. - Frank Lloyd Wright
Great necessities call forth great leaders. - Abigail Adams
Civilization is a limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities. - Mark Twain
Every religion which does not concern itself with Science is mere tradition, and that is not the essential. Therefore science, education and civilization are most important necessities for the full religious life.
Great necessities call out great virtues. - Abigail Adams
I often find human behavior amusing. Like having a full refrigerator of food to eat yet buying fast food instead. If you learn to conquer the two big "N" words. Niceties vs Necessities. You might actually have some funds for the hard times that come. - Stanley Victor Paskavich
Our American values are not luxuries but necessities, not the salt in our bread, but the bread itself. Our common vision of a free and just society is our greatest source of cohesion at home and strength abroad, greater than the bounty of our material blessings. - Jimmy Carter
Fewer the necessities, better your life will be. - Dada Bhagwan
We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities. - Oscar Wilde
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