Morality

  • When the liberal intellectual thinks of himself, he thinks chiefly of his own good will and prefers not to know that the goodwill generated own problems, that the love of humanity has its own vices and the love of truth own sensibilities.There is a morality of morality.


    Intellectual, Liberals, Morality, Self delusion

  • Art ,like morality, consists of drawing the line somewhere.


    Art, Limits, Morality

  • The line separating good and evil passes not through states, nor between classes nor between political parties, but right through every human heart and through all human hearts.


    Morality

  • It's discouraging to think how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.


    Morality

  • We must not indulge in unfavourable reviews of mankind, since by doing it we make bad men believe they are no worse than others and we teach the good that they are good in vain.


    Morality

  • But if he really does think that there is no distinction between virtue and vice, why Sir, when he leaves our houses , let us count our spoons.


    Morality

  • To terrify children with the image of hell... to consider women an inferior creation. Is that good for the world?


    Morality

  • I take it to be axiomatic that people are revolted by witnessing the shameless gratification of an appetite they do not share.


    Morality

  • As soon as men decide all means are permitted to fight an evil, then their good becomes indistinguishable from the evil they set out to destroy.


    Morality

  • There was once a man who learnt to mind his own business. He went to heaven. I hope the teetotallers will remember that.


    Morality

  • There are two types of people in this world, good and bad. The good sleep better. but the bad seem to enjoy the waking hours much more.


    Morality

  • I have often thought morality may perhaps consist solely in the courage of making a choice.


    Morality

  • There is always more misery among the lower classes than there is humanity in the higher.


    Morality

  • I am all for morality now and shall confine myself henceforward to the strictest adultery- which you will please recollect is all that virtuous wife of mine has left me .


    Morality

  • We know of no spectacle so ridiculous as the British public in one of its periodic fits of morality.


    Morality