Quotes by morality

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  • E. M. Forster
    E. M. Forster
    English novelist, short story writer, essayist and librettist 1879-1970
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    The more highly public life is organized the lower does its morality sink.
  • E. M. Forster
    E. M. Forster
    English novelist, short story writer, essayist and librettist 1879-1970
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    The most successful career must show a waste of strength that might have removed mountains, and the most unsuccessful is not that of the man who is taken unprepared, but of him who has prepared and is never taken. On a tragedy of that kind our national morality is duly silent.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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    The purpose of morality is to teach you, not to suffer and die, but to enjoy yourself and live.
  • Alan Dershowitz
    Alan Dershowitz
    American lawyer and author 1938-
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    The struggle for morality never stays won. It's always in process.
  • Dietrich Bonhoeffer
    Dietrich Bonhoeffer
    German pastor, theologian, spy and anti-Nazi dissident 1905-1945
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    The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    The thing that alarms me is that there are so many clergymen who say that the so-called 'new morality' is all right. They say we're living in a new generation; let's be relevant, let's change God's law. Let's say that adultery is all right under certain circumstances; fornication's all right under certain circumstances. If it's 'meaningful.'
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    The time has come for all evangelists to practice full financial disclosure. The world is watching how we walk and how we talk. We must have the highest standards of morality, ethics and integrity if we are to continue to have influence.
  • Matthew Arnold
    Matthew Arnold
    British critic and poet 1822-1888
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    The true meaning of religion is thus, not simply morality, but morality touched by emotion.
  • Freda Adler
    Freda Adler
    American criminologist and educator 1934-
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    The type of fig leaf which each culture employs to cover its social taboos offers a twofold description of its morality. It reveals that certain unacknowledged behavior exists and it suggests the form that such behavior takes.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    The uniqueness of humans has been claimed on many grounds, but most often because of our tool-making, culture, language, reason and morality. We have them, the other animals don't, and - so the argument goes - that's that.
  • The vanity of men, a constant insult to women, is also the ground for the implicit feminine claim of superior sensitivity and morality.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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    There can be no such thing, in law or in morality, as actions to an individual, but permitted to a mob.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    There is no such thing as morality or immorality in thought. There is immoral emotion.
  • Bjornstjerne Bjornson
    Bjornstjerne Bjornson
    Norwegian writer 1832-1910
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    There may be men who think they are attacking Christianity when they investigate the historical origin or the morality of some dogma; I do not think so. Honest investigation can result only in growth.
  • David Herbert Lawrence
    David Herbert Lawrence
    English writer 1885-1930
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    There's always the hyena of morality at the garden gate, and the real wolf at the end of the street.
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