Quotes by morality

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  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
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    Compassion is the basis of morality.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Confusing monogamy with morality has done more to destroy the conscience of the human race than any other error.
  • Charlotte Brontë
    Charlotte Brontë
    British Novelist 1816-1855
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    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.
  • Jack Kemp
    Jack Kemp
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    Democracy without morality is impossible.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    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.
  • Auberon Herbert
    Auberon Herbert
    British writer, theorist, philosopher
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    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
    Remy de Gourmont
    French Novelist, Philosopher, Poet, Playwright 1858-1915
    Remy de Gourmont
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    Each man must grant himself the emotions that he needs and the morality that suits him.
  • Nicolas Chamfort
    Nicolas Chamfort
    French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-1794
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    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.
  • Armstrong Williams
    Armstrong Williams
    American political commentator, entrepreneur and author 1962-
    Armstrong Williams
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    Even in this glowering age, morality animates our lives with meaning.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
    William Hazlitt
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    Every man, in his own opinion, forms an exception to the ordinary rules of morality.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    Fear is the mother of morality.
    Origineel: Die Furcht ist die Mutter der Moral.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    For morality life is a war, and the service of the highest is a sort of cosmic patriotism which also calls for volunteers.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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    Force and mind are opposites; morality ends where a gun begins.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    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)
  • Mikhail Bakunin
    Mikhail Bakunin
    Russian politicial theorist 1814-1876
    Mikhail Bakunin
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    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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