A necessity is something which is inevitable and indispensable for a living being. Read on to find out about necessity famous quotes and prerequisite/need quotations and sayings.

Necessity Quotes

Everyone needs something or someone at some point or the other in their lives. Necessities may vary from a person to person but the most important things like food, shelter, water and air is something that is unavoidable and necessary to survive on this planet. Though necessity is almost similar to necessary, both are completely different entities. Going by the dictionary definition, necessity is nothing but the condition or quality of being necessary. Read further for some great prerequisite /need quotations & sayings.

Evil requires the sanction of the victim.

- Ayn Rand

Next to doing the right thing, the most important thing is to let people know you are doing the right thing.

- John D. Rockefeller

A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.

- Henry Ward Beecher

Just as modern mass production requires the standardization of commodities, so the social process requires standardization of man, and this standardization is called equality.

- Erich Fromm

A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.

- Victor Hugo

Dreams are necessary to life.

- Anais Nin

Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?

- Frida Kahlo

I paint my own reality. The only thing I know is that I paint because I need to, and I paint whatever passes through my head without any other consideration.

- Frida Kahlo

Education is a social process. Education is growth. Education is, not a preparation for life; education is life itself.

- John Dewey

Consumption is the sole end and purpose of all production; and the interest of the producer ought to be attended to, only so far as it may be necessary for promoting that of the consumer.

- Adam Smith

The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion.

- Karl Marx

Poor David Hume is dying fast, but with more real cheerfulness and good humor and with more real resignation to the necessary course of things, than any whining Christian ever dyed with pretended resignation to the will of God.

- Adam Smith

Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and another of darkness; on the confines of the two everlasting empires, necessity and free will.

- Thomas Carlyle

Man needs difficulties; they are necessary for health.

- Carl Jung

Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.

- Brian Tracy

Men aren't necessities. They're luxuries.

- Cher

But seriously, I think overall in the scheme of things winning an Emmy is not important. Let's get our priorities straight. I think we all know what's really important in life - winning an Oscar.

- Ellen DeGeneres

I understand the importance of bondage between parent and child.

- Dan Quayle

Peace goes into the making of a poem as flour goes into the making of bread.

- Pablo Neruda

It seems to me that at this time we need education in the obvious more than the investigation of the obscure.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

My ideas have undergone a process of emergence by emergency. When they are needed badly enough, they are accepted.

- R. Buckminster Fuller

I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I've invented.

- R. Buckminster Fuller

Grown men do not need leaders.

- Edward Abbey

Each man is good in His sight. It is not necessary for eagles to be crows.

- Sitting Bull

Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit.

- Edward Abbey

I think with the Romans, that the general of today should be a soldier tomorrow if necessary.

- Thomas Jefferson

Ignorance and error are necessary to life, like bread and water.

- Anatole France

Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.

- Joseph Addison

There is something wrong about the man who wants help. There is somewhere a deep defect, a want, in brief, a need, a crying need, somewhere about that man.

- Herman Melville

Man has two great spiritual needs. One is for forgiveness. The other is for goodness.

- Billy Graham

Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases.

- John Adams

Obstacles are necessary for success because in selling, as in all careers of importance, victory comes only after many struggles and countless defeats.

- Og Mandino

An artist is somebody who produces things that people don't need to have.

- Andy Warhol , Andy Warhol

As soon as laws are necessary for men, they are no longer fit for freedom.

- Pythagoras

Wisdom and penetration are the fruit of experience, not the lessons of retirement and leisure. Great necessities call out great virtues.

- Abigail Adams

Perfect freedom is as necessary to the health and vigor of commerce as it is to the health and vigor of citizenship.

- Patrick Henry

Constitutions should consist only of general provisions; the reason is that they must necessarily be permanent, and that they cannot calculate for the possible change of things.

- Alexander Hamilton

In the usual progress of things, the necessities of a nation in every stage of its existence will be found at least equal to its resources.

- Alexander Hamilton

A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.

- On Liberty , John Stuart Mill

Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are conservatives.

- John Stuart Mill

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