Quotes about community

In most nineteenth-century cities, both large and small, more than 50 percent--and often up to 75 percent--of the residents in any given yea ...

Stephanie Coontz community parenting across the years

A fair feeld ful of folk fand I there-betwene,Of alle maner of men, the mene and the riche, Worching and wandringe as the world asketh.Some ...

William Langland community

Commitment, by its nature, frees us from ourselves and, while it stands us in opposition to some, it joins us with others similarl y committ ...

Michael Lewis community commitment

There must be a profound recognition that parents are the first teachers and that education begins before formal schooling and is deeply roo ...

Sara Lawrence Lightfoot parents as role models families community

Views of women, on one side, as inwardly directed toward home and family and notions of men, on the other, as outwardly striving t oward fam ...

Sara Lawrence Lightfoot social problems: sexism families community

If we desire a kinder nation, seeing it through the eyes of children is an eminently sensible endeavor: A city that is pro-child, for exampl ...

Richard Louv community dreams children

All in all, the communally reared children of Israel are far from the emotional disasters that psychoanalytic theory predicted. Ne ither hav ...

Sandra Scarr childrearing across cultures children community

I am convinced that our American society will become more and more vulgarized and that it will be fragmentized into contending eco nomic, ra ...

Agnes E. Meyer American character family community

... to a poet, the human community is like the community of birds to a bird, singing to each other. Love is one of the reasons we are singin ...

Sharon Olds poetry poets love community

... probably all of the women in this book are working to make part of the same quilt to keep us from freezing to death in a world that grow ...

Marge Piercy values of women: sharing feminism community