Quotes by morality
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First president of the US 1732-1799
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
French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-1859
Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith.
William Ewart Gladstone
British statesman 1809-1898
Man should beware of letting his religion spoil his morality.Source: The Life of William Ewart Gladstone II, 185
American Presbyterian theologian and professor 1772-1851
Men are more accountable for their motives, than for anything else; and primarily, morality consists in the motives, that is in the affections.
British occultist, writer, and mountaineer 1875-1947
Modern morality and manners suppress all natural instincts, keep people ignorant of the facts of nature and make them fighting drunk on bogey tales.
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.
Morality and expediency coincide more than the cynics allow.
American anarchist 1869-1940
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
American preacher 1929-1968
Morality cannot be legislated, but behavior can be regulated. Judicial decrees may not change the heart, but they can restrain the heartless.
Morality consists in suspecting other people of not being legally married.
Morality consists of suspecting other people of not being legally married.
Henry Brooks Adams
American historian 1838-1918
Morality is a private and costly luxury.
Austrian writer and journalist 1874-1936
Morality is a venereal disease. Its primary stage is called virtue; its secondary stage, boredom; its tertiary stage, syphilis.
English writer 1894-1963
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.
Indian politician 1917-1985
Morality is contraband in war.
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