Quotes by conscience

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  • B. W. Powe
    B. W. Powe
    Canadian poet, novelist and teacher 1955-
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    Passion was animal flesh, raw desire gnawing and ripping at its early limitations. These passions were to be feared only if undirected by the conscience of the higher self. Mind was the key to the process of enlightenment. Hence reason was the first principle, light itself.
    Source: Mystic Trudeau - The Fire And the Rose Emanations, Destinies, p. 4
  • Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt
    American statesman 1858-1919
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    Peace is normally a great good, and normally it coincides with righteousness, but it is righteousness and not peace which should bind the conscience of a nation as it should bind the conscience of an individual; and neither a nation nor an individual can surrender conscience to another's keeping.
  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
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    People are getting smarter nowadays; they are letting lawyers, instead of their conscience, be their guide.
  • Henry James
    Henry James
    American author 1843-1916
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    People talk about the conscience, but it seems to me one must just bring it up to a certain point and leave it there. You can let your conscience alone if you're nice to the second housemaid.
  • William R. Alger
    William R. Alger
    American writer 1822-1905
    William R. Alger
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    Public opinion is a second conscience.
  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
    Josh Billings
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    Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
    George Santayana
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    Religions are the great fairy tales of conscience.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    Science and art are only too often a superior kind of dope, possessing this advantage over booze and morphia: that they can be indulged in with a good conscience and with the conviction that, in the process of indulging, one is leading the ''higher life.''
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    Shame arises from the fear of men, conscience from the fear of God.
  • Leo Tolstoy
    Leo Tolstoy
    Russian writer 1828-1910
    Leo Tolstoy
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    The changes in our life must come from the impossibility to live otherwise than according to the demands of our conscience not from our mental resolution to try a new form of life.
  • Lady Blessington
    Lady Blessington
    Irish novelist, journalist, and literary hostess 1789-1849
    Lady Blessington
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    The chief prerequisite for a escort is to have a flexible conscience and an inflexible politeness.
  • Lady Blessington
    Lady Blessington
    Irish novelist, journalist, and literary hostess 1789-1849
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    The chief requisites for a courtier are a flexible conscience and an inflexible politeness.
  • Joyce Meyer
    Joyce Meyer
    American Christian author and speaker 1943-
    Joyce Meyer
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    The conscience can be a strong guide in life if we allow it.
  • Edward Bulwer-Lytton
    Edward Bulwer-Lytton
    English writer and poet 1803-1873
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    The conscience is the most flexible material in the world. Today you cannot stretch it over a mole hill; while tomorrow it can hide a mountain.
  • Napoleon
    Napoleon
    French Emperor 1769-1821
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    The conscience is the sacred haven of the liberty of man.
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