Quotes by immoral

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  • Frank Zappa
    Frank Zappa
    American rock musician 1940-
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    A drug is neither moral nor immoral - it's a chemical compound. The compound itself is not a menace to society until a human being treats it as if consumption bestowed a temporary license to act like an asshole.
  • Milan Kundera
    Milan Kundera
    Tsjech writer and criticus 1929-
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    A novel that does not uncover a hitherto unknown segment of existence is immoral. Knowledge is the novel's only morality.
  • Bob Riley
    Bob Riley
    American politician 1944-
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    According to our Christian ethics, we're supposed to love God, love each other and help take care of the poor. It is immoral to charge somebody making $5,000 an income tax.
  • Alexander Woollcott
    Alexander Woollcott
    American critic and commentator 1887-1943
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    All the things I really like to do are either immoral, illegal, or fattening.
  • Michel de Certeau
    Michel de Certeau
    French writer
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    Along with the lazy man... the dying man is the immoral man: the former, a subject that does not work; the latter, an object that no longer even makes itself available to be worked on by others.
  • Call a thing immoral or ugly, soul-destroying or a degradation of man, a peril to the peace of the world or to the well-being of future generations; as long as you have not shown it to be ''uneconomic'' you have not really questioned its right to exist, grow, and prosper.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    Cats are autocrats of naked self-interest. They are both amoral and immoral, consciously breaking rules. Their ''evil'' look at such times is no human projection: the cat may be the only animal who savors the perverse or reflects upon it.
  • Auberon Herbert
    Auberon Herbert
    British writer, theorist, philosopher
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    Every tax or rate, forcibly taken from an unwilling person, is immoral and oppressive.
  • Ezra Pound
    Ezra Pound
    American poet 1885-1972
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    Good art however ''immoral'' is wholly a thing of virtue. Good art can NOT be immoral. By good art I mean art that bears true witness, I mean the art that is most precise.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    I claim to be a conscientiously immoral writer.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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    I consider promiscuity immoral. Not because sex is evil, but because sex is too good and too important.
    Source: Interview voor Playboy
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
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    It is immoral to get drunk because the headache comes after the drinking, but if the headache came first and the drunkenness afterwards, it would be moral to get drunk.
  • Ellen Key
    Ellen Key
    Zweeds writer 1849-1926
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    Love is moral even without legal marriage, but marriage is immoral without love.
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
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    Men are more moral than they think and far more immoral than they can imagine.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    The books that the world calls immoral are the books that show the world its own shame.
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