Quotes by evil
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Indian politician 1917-1985
Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good.
Cato the Elder
Roman senator and historian 234-149 BC
We cannot control the evil tongues of others; but a good life enables us to disregard them.
Honoré Gabriel Riqueti Count of Mirabeau
French revolutionary and writer 1749-1791
Nothing baffles the schemes of evil people so much as the calm composure of great souls.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
There are thousands hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.
Yea, though I walk through the valley of death I will fear no evil, for I am the meanest son of a bitch in the valley.
Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
A good friend who points out mistakes and imperfections and rebukes evil is to be respected as if he reveals a secret of hidden treasure.
British artist 1786-1846
All government is an evil, but, of the two form's of that evil, democracy or monarchy, the sounder is monarchy; the more able to do its will, democracy.
French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
All human evil comes from a single cause, man's inability to sit still in a room.
French philosopher 1909-1943
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
American author of gothic fiction 1941-
Evil is always possible. Goodness is a difficulty.
Swedish writer 1849-1912
Family... the home of all social evil, a charitable institution for comfortable women, an anchorage for house-fathers, and a hell for children.
St. Augustine of Hippo
Roman African Christian theologian and philosopher 354-430
He that is kind is free, though he is a slave; he that is evil is a slave, though he be a king.
Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt
German Statesman, Philologist 1767-1835
However great an evil immorality may be, we must not forget that it is not without its beneficial consequences. It is only through extremes that men can arrive at the middle path of wisdom and virtue.
Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks behind it.
Thornton T. Munger
American scientist and environmentalist 1883-1975
Life is given for wisdom, and yet we are not wise; for goodness, and we are not good; for overcoming evil, and evil remains; for patience and sympathy and love, and yet we are fretful and hard and weak and selfish. We are keyed not to attainment, but to the struggle toward it.
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