Quotes by conscience
Quotes 136 till 150 of 172.
James Russell Lowell
American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat 1819-1891
There is no self-delusion more fatal than that which makes the conscience dreamy with the anodyne of lofty sentiments, while the life is groveling and sensual.
Greek poet 496 BC - 406 BC
There is no witness so terrible and no accuser so powerful as conscience which dwells within us.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
There is nothing more dangerous than the conscience of a bigot.
Greek tragedian and poet 480-406 BC
There is one thing alone that stands the brunt of life throughout its length: a quite conscience.
American poet 1902-1971
There is only one way to achieve happiness on this terrestrial ball, and that is to have either a clear conscience or none at all.
In Poland born English writer 1857-1924
They talk of a man betraying his country, his friends, his sweetheart. There must be a moral bond first. All a man can betray is his conscience.
Carl Gustav Jung
Swiss psychiatrist 1875-1961
Through pride we are ever deceiving ourselves. But deep down below the surface of the average conscience a still, small voice says to us, something is out of tune.
English statesman and writer 1804-1881
To be conscience that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.
American feminist and advocate
To resort to power one need not be violent, and to speak to conscience one need not be meek. The most effective action both resorts to power and engages conscience.
To sit alone with my conscience will be judgment enough for me.
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
Undeserved praise causes more pangs of conscience later than undeserved blame, but probably only for this reason, that our power of judgment are more completely exposed by being over praised than by being unjustly underestimated.
German philosopher 1788-1860
Vengeance taken will often tear the heart and torment the conscience.
Scottish Economist 1723-1790
Virtue is more to be feared than vice, because its excesses are not subject to the regulation of conscience.
American activist 1912-1987
War is wrong. Conscription for war is inconsistent with freedom of conscience, which is not merely the right to believe but to act on the degree of truth that one receives, to follow a vocation which is God-inspired and God-directed.
American musician 1947-2017
We all knew that asking another guitar player to step into Duane Allman's shoes would not really be fair to anybody who had a conscience.
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