- "In a closed society where everybody’s guilty, the only crime is getting caught. In a world of thieves, the only final sin is stupidity."
- "When you were born, you cried, and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice." – Native American Proverb
- "The world is changed by your example…" Paulo Coelho
- “The world is a hellish place…” – Tom Waits OC
- If you expect the world to be fair with you… -Unknown