Quotes by conduct

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  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Man gives every reason for his conduct save one, every excuse for his crimes save one, every plea for his safety save one; and that one is his cowardice.
  • Albert Bandura
    Albert Bandura
    Canadian-American psychologist 1925-
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    Moral justification is a powerful disengagement mechanism. Destructive conduct is made personally and socially acceptable by portraying it in the service of moral ends. This is why most appeals against violent means usually fall on deaf ears.
  • Terence
    Terence
    Roman writer of comedies BC 185-159
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    No man was ever so completely skilled in the conduct of life, as not to receive new information from age and experience.
  • Bob Schaffer
    Bob Schaffer
    American politician 1962-
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    One cannot help being impressed by the protesters. They have begun each day of the protest in Kiev in prayer and all activities are accomplished with a collective sense of respect, kindness, and an intention to conduct a peaceful revolution.
  • Laurence Sterne
    Laurence Sterne
    British author 1713-1768
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    One may as well be asleep as to read for anything but to improve his mind and morals, and regulate his conduct.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    Politics are now nothing more than means of rising in the world. With this sole view do men engage in politics, and their whole conduct proceeds upon it.
  • Alexander the Great
    Alexander the Great
    Macedonian king 356BC-323BC
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    Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
  • Caleb Cushing
    Caleb Cushing
    American Democratic politician and diplomat 1800-1879
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    Sir, I am a republican; and I desire to see this House observe the principles of that democracy which is ever on the lips of its members, and which, I hope, is in their hearts, as I know and feel it is in mine, and mean it shall be in my conduct.
  • John Newton
    John Newton
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    So dress and conduct yourself so that people who have been in your company will not recall what you had on.
  • Sooner or later, false thinking brings wrong conduct.
  • Johann Kaspar Lavater
    Johann Kaspar Lavater
    Swiss theologist and mysticist 1741-1801
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    The great rule of moral conduct is next to God, respect time.
  • Junius
    Junius
    pseudonym of a writer of letters to the Public Advertiser
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    The integrity of men is to be measured by their conduct, not by their professions.
  • John B. S. Haldane
    John B. S. Haldane
    British scientist, writer 1892-1964
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    The wise man regulates his conduct by the theories both of religion and science. But he regards these theories not as statements of ultimate fact but as art-forms.
  • Barbara Mikulski
    Barbara Mikulski
    American politician 1936-
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    The world must know that America holds to the highest standards of military conduct and human rights protections. Anything less is unacceptable.
  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
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    There is no more important rule of conduct in the world than this: attach yourself as much as you can to people who are abler than you and yet not so very different that you cannot understand them.
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