Alexis de Tocqueville Society Quotes

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What did Alexis de Tocqueville say about Society?

Alexis de Tocqueville has written many quotes about Society. E.g.,

  • The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.
  • The surface of American society is covered with a layer of democratic paint, but from time to time one can see the old aristocratic colours breaking through.
  • Nothing seems at first sight less important than the outward form of human actions, yet there is nothing upon which men set more store: they grow used to everything except to living in a society which has not their own manners.

What are the top most famous Society quotes by Alexis de Tocqueville?

Here are the top most famous quotes about Society by Alexis de Tocqueville.

  • The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.
  • The surface of American society is covered with a layer of democratic paint, but from time to time one can see the old aristocratic colours breaking through.
  • Nothing seems at first sight less important than the outward form of human actions, yet there is nothing upon which men set more store: they grow used to everything except to living in a society which has not their own manners.
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