Quotes by conduct
Quotes 31 till 45 of 63.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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.
Canadian-American psychologist 1925-
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.
Roman writer of comedies BC 185-159
No man was ever so completely skilled in the conduct of life, as not to receive new information from age and experience.
American politician 1962-
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.
British author 1713-1768
One may as well be asleep as to read for anything but to improve his mind and morals, and regulate his conduct.
English writer 1709-1784
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
Macedonian king 356BC-323BC
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
American Democratic politician and diplomat 1800-1879
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.
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
Swiss theologist and mysticist 1741-1801
The great rule of moral conduct is next to God, respect time.
pseudonym of a writer of letters to the Public Advertiser
The integrity of men is to be measured by their conduct, not by their professions.
John B. S. Haldane
British scientist, writer 1892-1964
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.
American politician 1936-
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
German writer and physicist 1742-1799
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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