Quotes by conscience

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  • Alphonse De Lamartine
    Alphonse De Lamartine
    French Poet, Statesman, Historian 1790-1869
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    A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    Conscience is but a word that cowards use.
  • Benjamin Disraeli
    Benjamin Disraeli
    English statesman and writer 1804-1881
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    Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained by very few; and that, too, at the expense of social pleasure, health, conscience, life.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    Good novels are not written by orthodoxy-sniffers, nor by people who are conscience-stricken about their own orthodoxy. Good novels are written by people who are not frightened.
  • B. R. Ambedkar
    B. R. Ambedkar
    Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
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    In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Nathaniel Hawthorne
    American short story writer 1804-1864
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    Nobody has any conscience about adding to the improbabilities of a marvelous tale.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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    Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits.
  • Adam Smith
    Adam Smith
    Scottish Economist 1723-1790
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    What can be added to the happiness of a man who is in health, out of debt, and has a clear conscience?
  • Alexander Cockburn
    Alexander Cockburn
    Irish-American political journalist and writer 1941-2012
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    A ''just war'' is hospitable to every self-deception on the part of those waging it, none more than the certainty of virtue, under whose shelter every abomination can be committed with a clear conscience.
  • Steven Wright
    Steven Wright
    American stand-up comedian, actor, and writer 1955-
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    A clear conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory.
  • Sydney Smith
    Sydney Smith
    English writer and cleric 1771-1845
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    A comfortable house is a great source of happiness. It ranks immediately after health and a good conscience.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    A good conscience is a continual feast.
  • Albert Camus
    Albert Camus
    French writer and essayist 1913-1960
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    A guilty conscience needs to confess. A work of art is a confession.
  • Doug Larson
    Doug Larson
    American columnist and editor 1926-2017
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    A lot of people mistake a short memory for a clear conscience.
  • Khaled Hosseini
    Khaled Hosseini
    Afghan-born American novelist and physician 1965-
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    A man who has no conscience, no goodness, does not suffer.
    Source: The Kite Runner
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