Quotes by morality

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  • George Washington
    George Washington
    First president of the US 1732-1799
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    Let us with caution indulge the supposition that morality can be maintained without religion. Reason and experience both forbid us to expect that national morality can prevail in exclusion of religious principle.
  • Alexis de Tocqueville
    Alexis de Tocqueville
    French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-1859
    Alexis de Tocqueville
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    Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith.
  • William Ewart Gladstone
    William Ewart Gladstone
    British statesman 1809-1898
    William Ewart Gladstone
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    Man should beware of letting his religion spoil his morality.
    Source: The Life of William Ewart Gladstone II, 185
  • Archibald Alexander
    Archibald Alexander
    American Presbyterian theologian and professor 1772-1851
    Archibald Alexander
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    Men are more accountable for their motives, than for anything else; and primarily, morality consists in the motives, that is in the affections.
  • Aleister Crowley
    Aleister Crowley
    British occultist, writer, and mountaineer 1875-1947
    Aleister Crowley
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    Modern morality and manners suppress all natural instincts, keep people ignorant of the facts of nature and make them fighting drunk on bogey tales.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Money is indeed the most important thing in the world; and all sound and successful personal and national morality should have this fact for its basis.
  • Roy Hattersley
    Roy Hattersley
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    Morality and expediency coincide more than the cynics allow.
  • Emma Goldman
    Emma Goldman
    American anarchist 1869-1940
    Emma Goldman
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    Morality and its victim, the mother - what a terrible picture! Is there indeed anything more terrible, more criminal, than our glorified sacred function of motherhood?
  • Martin Luther King
    Martin Luther King
    American preacher 1929-1968
    Martin Luther King
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    Morality cannot be legislated, but behavior can be regulated. Judicial decrees may not change the heart, but they can restrain the heartless.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Morality consists in suspecting other people of not being legally married.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Morality consists of suspecting other people of not being legally married.
  • Henry Brooks Adams
    Henry Brooks Adams
    American historian 1838-1918
    Henry Brooks Adams
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    Morality is a private and costly luxury.
  • Karl Kraus
    Karl Kraus
    Austrian writer and journalist 1874-1936
    Karl Kraus
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    Morality is a venereal disease. Its primary stage is called virtue; its secondary stage, boredom; its tertiary stage, syphilis.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    Morality is always the product of terror; its chains and strait-waistcoats are fashioned by those who dare not trust others, because they dare not trust themselves, to walk in liberty.
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
    Mahatma Gandhi
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    Morality is contraband in war.
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