Quotes by conscience

Quotes 121 till 135 of 172.

  • Jean Paul
    Jean Paul
    German poet (ps. of Johann P.F. Richter) 1763-1825
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    The conscience of children is formed by the influences that surround them; their notions of good and evil are the result of the moral atmosphere they breathe.
  • Aleister Crowley
    Aleister Crowley
    British occultist, writer, and mountaineer 1875-1947
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    The conscience of the world is so guilty that it always assumes that people who investigate heresies must be heretics; just as if a doctor who studies leprosy must be a leper. Indeed, it is only recently that science has been allowed to study anything without reproach.
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
    Seneca
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    The first and greatest punishment of the sinner is the conscience of sin.
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
    Lyndon B. Johnson
    American president 1908-173
    Lyndon B. Johnson
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    The hungry world cannot be fed until and unless the growth of its resources and the growth of its population come into balance. Each man and woman-and each nation - must make decisions of conscience and policy in the face of this great problem.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    The infliction of cruelty with a good conscience is a delight to moralists. That is why they invented Hell.
  • B. C. Forbes
    B. C. Forbes
    American Publisher 1880-1954
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    The man who has won millions at the cost of his conscience is a failure.
  • Isaac Bashevis Singer
    Isaac Bashevis Singer
    Polish-born Jewish writer in Yiddish, Nobel Prize in Literature 1902-1991
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    The New England conscience doesn't keep you from doing what you shouldn't - it just keeps you from enjoying it.
  • Sir Max Beerbohm
    Sir Max Beerbohm
    British Actor 1872-1956
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    The Non-Conformist Conscience makes cowards of us all.
  • Harper Lee
    Harper Lee
    American writer 1926-
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    The one thing that doesn't abide by majority rule is a person's conscience.
  • Izaak Walton
    Izaak Walton
    British writer 1593-1683
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    The person that loses their conscience has nothing left worth keeping.
  • Herbert Hoover
    Herbert Hoover
    American engineer, businessman and politician 1874-1964
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    The President is not only the leader of a party, he is the President of the whole people. He must interpret the conscience of America.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    The real satisfaction which praise can afford, is when what is repeated aloud agrees with the whispers of conscience, by showing us that we have not endeavored to deserve well in vain.
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
    Lyndon B. Johnson
    American president 1908-173
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    The separation of church and state is a source of strength, but the conscience of our nation does not call for separation between men of state and faith in the Supreme Being.
  • Mme de Stael
    Mme de Stael
    French-Swiss writer 1766-1817
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    The voice of conscience is so delicate that it is easy to stifle it; but it is also so clear that it is impossible to mistake it.
  • Stokely Carmichael
    Stokely Carmichael
    American activist 1941-1998
    Stokely Carmichael
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    There is a higher law than the law of government. That's the law of conscience.
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