Top Ten Quotes That Describe TodayCatCode Just... quotes that are relative to how society is functioning today; whether it be in real life or on the internet.
The Top Ten
Art is expression. Therefore, everything is, indeed, art. It may be a label you can bestow on anyone, but I don't want it losing its value either. Being an artist is hard, but I love it! - keycha1n
Art was once something so complex and beautiful; now, draw a squiggly line, and forever be known as an artist. - CatCode
Everyone now despises company of other human beings. We are so caught up in luminous screens that we no longer acknowledge the existence of other humans. - CatCode
I see Fahrenheit 451 coming true around me every day, and it depresses me. - PetSounds
Keep the faith. Be part of the solution, or at least the valiant fight against the darkness. - Billyv
(Eric Fromm wrote The Art of Loving) - Billyv
"Beauty never intended to be more than a reflection." -Shadows, Tenth Avenue North - keycha1n
I wish I could have been born in the 40's so I could have lived through it all. - Beatlesboy9
Many are stupid these days. We need to restore our lost intelligence. - CatCodeV 4 Comments
Think about it; we are more advanced than those before us, yet we are ignorant of what's going on around us. - CatCode
This quote presents us one off biggest problems of today s behavior - MatrixGuyV 1 Comment
I can spend hours online, but books will always be my friends. - MerililleV 2 Comments
We don't even notice how there ARE things going on around us. We are one with the world, one with each other; yet we act as if we are the only ones left on Earth. - CatCode
Filled with war, hate, destruction, crime, our world is one to perish. We have so much potential, so many ways of coexisting peacefully, yet we refuse to live that way. - CatCode
Oops. It was supposed to say "public emptyhandedness". - CatCode
If you are different from society, if you acknowledged yourself as an independent person, there WILL be criticism for it. Society does not let us differ. - CatCode
People act as if we have freedom when most of the time we are not even allowed to choose the clothes we wear, or choose if we want a different hairstyle. - Erikelelf
Great List - All great choices and good commentary - Billyv
What about the generation with the slavery? You're saying that's better? - SuperHyperdude
No, nostalgia is because we tend to remember the good times and every time we revisit the memory, we romanticize it even more because we modify memories to fit our mood. Which is why a person can say, go on a rollercoaster and spend the whole time terrified out of their wits, and retell the story like it was exhilarating and fun. It rather shows how our memories are unreliable emotion wise. - keycha1n
Don't say that. If you do it won't help. It's just gonna get worse if you think it. Be positive about the future. We know something good will come.
But the present still sucks, and the future will be even worse.
That's a bit harsh, don't you think? I was rather surprised to see this on the list. I think Jim would have faith in my generation. Maybe a more accurate quote would be from Billy Joel.
"The good old days weren't always good, and tomorrow ain't as bad as it seems." - PetSounds
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2. "Superficiality is the curse of the modern world." - Matthew Kelly
3. "We are a society of notoriously unhappy people: lonely, anxious, depressed, destructive, dependent — people who are glad when we have killed the time we are trying so hard to save." - Erich Fromm