Quotes by morality
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German philosopher 1788-1860
Compassion is the basis of morality.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
Confusing monogamy with morality has done more to destroy the conscience of the human race than any other error.
British Novelist 1816-1855
Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to assail the last. To pluck the mask from the face of the Pharisee is not to lift an impious hand to the Crown of Thorns.
Democracy without morality is impossible.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life. So aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something.
British writer, theorist, philosopher
Do you not see, first, that - as a mental abstract - physical force is directly opposed to morality; and secondly, that it practically drives out of existence the moral forces?
Remy de Gourmont
French Novelist, Philosopher, Poet, Playwright 1858-1915
Each man must grant himself the emotions that he needs and the morality that suits him.
French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-1794
Education must have two foundations - morality as a support for virtue, prudence as a defense for self against the vices of others. By letting the balance incline to the side of morality, you only make dupes or martyrs; by letting it incline to the other, you make calculating egoists.
American political commentator, entrepreneur and author 1962-
Even in this glowering age, morality animates our lives with meaning.
English writer 1778-1830
Every man, in his own opinion, forms an exception to the ordinary rules of morality.
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
Fear is the mother of morality.Origineel:
Die Furcht ist die Mutter der Moral.
American philosopher 1842-1910
For morality life is a war, and the service of the highest is a sort of cosmic patriotism which also calls for volunteers.
Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
Force and mind are opposites; morality ends where a gun begins.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
Frantic administration of panaceas to the world is certainly discouraged by the reflection that this present might be the world's last night; sober work for the future, within the limits of ordinary morality and prudence, is not.Source: The Worlds Last Night (1952)
Russian politicial theorist 1814-1876
Freedom, morality, and the human dignity of the individual consists precisely in this; that he does good not because he is forced to do so, but because he freely conceives it, wants it, and loves it.
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