Authors that match 'evil'.

Neville Chamberlain British Politician (1869-1940)
Bernard de Mandeville English Philosopher (1670-1733)
Neville Marriner English Musician (1924-)
Aaron Neville American Musician (1941-)
Gary Neville English Athlete (1975-)
Richard Neville (-)
Alexis de Tocqueville French Scientist (1805-1859)

Quotations that match 'evil'.

An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind. Buddha Friendship
[ Beast Body Evil Feared Friend Insincere May Mind More Than Wild Will Wound Your]
We pity in others only the those evils which we ourselves have experienced. Jean Jacques Rousseau
[ Evils Experienced Only Others Ourselves Pity Those Which]
There is nothing evil save that which perverts the mind and shackles the conscience. Saint Ambrose
[ Conscience Evil Mind Nothing Save Shackles Which]
What the devil does the plot signify, except to bring in fine things? George Villiers
[ Bring Devil Does Except Fine Plot Signify Things]
For good and evil, man is a free creative spirit. This produces the very queer world we live in, a world in continuous creation and therefore continuous change and insecurity. Joyce Cary
[ Change Continuous Creation Creative Evil Free Good Insecurity Live Man Produces Queer Spirit Therefore Very World]
However things may seem, no evil thing is success and no good thing is failure. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Evil Failure Good However May Seem Success Thing Things]
The man who promises everything is sure to fulfil nothing, and everyone who promises too much is in danger of using evil means in order to carry out his promises, and is already on the road to perdition. Carl Jung
[ Already Carry Danger Everyone Everything Evil Fulfil His Man Means Much Nothing Order Out Perdition Promises Road Sure Too Using]
I venture to prophesy that there lies before us a bitter and an evil time. Auberon Herbert
[ Before Bitter Evil Lies Prophesy Time Us Venture]
Behind the man is the Tree of Life, bearing twelve fruits, and the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil is behind the woman; the serpent is twining round it. Arthur E. Waite
[ Bearing Behind Evil Fruits Good Knowledge Life Man Round Serpent Tree Twelve Woman]
I was not content to believe in a personal devil and serve him, in the ordinary sense of the word. I wanted to get hold of him personally and become his chief of staff. Aleister Crowley
[ Become Believe Chief Content Devil Get Him His Hold Ordinary Personal Personally Sense Serve Staff Wanted Word]
I don't think good and evil are polarized. Sam Mendes
[ Evil Good Polarized Think]
One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account can it be right to do an injustice; and it is not right to return an injury, or to do evil to any man, however much we have suffered from him. Socrates
[ Account Any Evil Him However Injured Injury Injustice Man Much Ought Return Right Suffered]
I'm just deeply disappointed that once again we may have to settle for the lesser of two evils. Howard Dean
[ Again Deeply Disappointed Evils Just Lesser May Once Settle Two]
There are two kinds of people; those who are always well and those who are always sick. Most of the evils of the world come from the first sort and most of the achievement from the second. Louis Dudek
[ Achievement Always Come Evils First Kinds Most Second Sick Sort Those Two Well World]
Societies need to have one illness which becomes identified with evil, and attaches blame to its victims. Susan Sontag
[ Attaches Becomes Blame Evil Identified Illness Need Societies Victims Which]
Here is Mike Wallace, who is visible to the public, and I have been watching him since the early '50s. Smoking up a storm and insulting his guests and being absolutely wonderfully evil and charming too. Christopher Plummer
[ Absolutely Been Being Charming Early Evil Guests Here Him His Insulting Mike Public Since Smoking Storm Too Up Visible Wallace Watching Wonderfully]
All a man's affairs become diseased when he wishes to cure evils by evils. Sophocles
[ Affairs Become Cure Diseased Evils Man Wishes]
This part of Brazil offered the curious spectacle of a great evil, which has been long suffered to exist and is now advancing, gradually yet surely, to that state which must entail inevitable destruction on the existing Government of the country. George Grey
[ Advancing Been Brazil Country Curious Destruction Entail Evil Exist Existing Government Gradually Great Inevitable Long Must Now Offered Part Spectacle State Suffered Surely Which Yet]
While time lasts there will always be a future, and that future will hold both good and evil, since the world is made to that mingled pattern. Dorothy L. Sayers
[ Always Both Evil Future Good Hold Lasts Made Mingled Pattern Since Time While Will World]
My mother was in vaudeville, but after she had her children, she quit working. Dean Stockwell
[ After Children Had Her Mother Quit She Vaudeville Working]
Larger deficits are necessary and proper means to mitigate unemployment as the far greater evil in terms of human welfare. William Vickrey
[ Deficits Evil Far Greater Human Larger Means Mitigate Necessary Proper Terms Unemployment Welfare]
The tree of knowledge is not the tree of life! And yet can we cast out of our spirits all the good or evil poured into them by so many learned generations? Ignorance cannot be learned. Gerard De Nerval
[ Cannot Cast Evil Generations Good Ignorance Into Knowledge Learned Life Many Our Out Poured Spirits Them Tree Yet]
So many people are working in vaudeville today that I looked for three weeks to book enough acts for an hour bill and didn't have them until the night before we opened in Buffalo and money was no object! Edgar Bergen
[ Acts Before Bill Book Buffalo Enough Hour Looked Many Money Night Object Opened Them Three Today Until Vaudeville Weeks Working]
No evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death. Plato
[ After Death Either Evil Good Happen Life Man]
It is the eve of St. George's Day. Do you not know that tonight, when the clock strikes midnight, all the evil things in the world will have full sway? Bram Stoker
[ Clock Day Eve Evil Full George Know Midnight St Strikes Sway Things Tonight Will World]
The Devil, can sometimes do a very gentlemanly thing. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Devil Gentlemanly Sometimes Thing Very]
If somebody plans to carry out a series of murders... then this is obviously an evil and pre-meditated attack and in that case, there could be a deterrent effect. David Davis
[ Attack Carry Case Could Deterrent Effect Evil Murders Obviously Out Plans Series Somebody Then]
Be good to others, that will protect you against evil. Abu Bakr
[ Against Evil Good Others Protect Will]
It is, alas, chiefly the evil emotions that are able to leave their photographs on surrounding scenes and objects and whoever heard of a place haunted by a noble deed, or of beautiful and lovely ghosts revisiting the glimpses of the moon? Algernon H. Blackwood
[ Able Alas Beautiful Chiefly Deed Emotions Evil Ghosts Glimpses Haunted Heard Leave Lovely Moon Noble Objects Photographs Place Revisiting Scenes Surrounding Their Whoever]
Mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable, than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed. Thomas Jefferson
[ Abolishing Accustomed Disposed Evils Forms Mankind More Right Suffer Than Themselves Which While]
Analysis brings no curative powers in its train; it merely makes us conscious of the existence of an evil, which, oddly enough, is consciousness. Henry Miller
[ Analysis Brings Conscious Consciousness Curative Enough Evil Existence Makes Merely Oddly Powers Train Us Which]
A nickname is the heaviest stone that the devil can throw at a man. It is a bugbear to the imagination, and, though we do not believe in it, it still haunts our apprehensions. William Hazlitt
[ Apprehensions Believe Devil Haunts Heaviest Imagination Man Nickname Our Still Stone Though Throw]
Evil is the shadow of angel. Just as there are angels of light, support, guidance, healing and defense, so we have experiences of shadow angels. And we have names for them: racism, sexism, homophobia are all demons - but they're not out there. Matthew Fox
[ Angel Angels Defense Demons Evil Experiences Guidance Healing Homophobia Just Light Names Out Racism Sexism Shadow Support Them]
Magazines and advertising are flogging the idea that you have to keep changing things and get something new. I think that's balls - evil. But obviously that's your livelihood. Robin Day
[ Advertising Balls Changing Evil Get Idea Keep Livelihood Magazines New Obviously Something Things Think Your]
Evil is always possible. Goodness is a difficulty. Anne Rice
[ Always Difficulty Evil Goodness Possible]
I believe you can make forces of good and evil work for you, to get what you want. GG Allin
[ Believe Evil Forces Get Good Make Want Work]
There is no evil in the world without a remedy. Jacopo Sannazaro
[ Evil Remedy Without World]
'God's plan' is often a front for men's plans and a cover for inadequacy, ignorance, and evil. Mary Daly
[ Cover Evil Front God Ignorance Inadequacy Men Often Plan Plans]
Piety is the most solid goodness, and the vilest of what is evil is vice. Abu Bakr
[ Evil Goodness Most Piety Solid Vice Vilest]
Evil hiding among us is an ancient theme. John Carpenter
[ Among Ancient Evil Hiding Theme Us]
Evil counsel travels fast. Sophocles
[ Counsel Evil Fast Travels]
When in Rome, do as you done in Milledgeville. Flannery O'Connor
[ Done Rome]
Though an angel should write, still 'tis devils must print. Thomas Moore
[ Angel Devils Must Print Should Still Though Tis Write]
We study the injustices of history for the same reason that we study genocide, and for the same reason that psychologists study the minds of murderers and rapists... to understand how those evil things came about. Jared Diamond
[ Came Evil Genocide History How Injustices Minds Murderers Psychologists Rapists Reason Same Study Things Those Understand]
He who is in evil, is also in the punishment of evil. Emanuel Swedenborg
[ Also Evil Punishment]
The only time in my career prior to that I played an evil character was in 'The Twilight Zone'. Morgan Brittany
[ Career Character Evil Only Played Prior Time Twilight Zone]
Once to every person and nation come the moment to decide. In the conflict of truth with falsehood, for the good or evil side. James Russell Lowell
[ Come Conflict Decide Every Evil Falsehood Good Moment Nation Once Person Side Truth]
Forcible ways make not an end of evil, but leave hatred and malice behind them. Thomas Browne
[ Behind End Evil Forcible Hatred Leave Make Malice Them Ways]
No evil can result from its inhibition more pernicious than its toleration. Martin Van Buren
[ Evil Inhibition More Pernicious Result Than Toleration]
There's good and bad in everybody. I wasn't looking for the good, or looking for the bad. This is a man who signed his pact with the devil 20 years ago, and he's learned to live with it. He's tried to protect his family from it. Sam Mendes
[ Ago Bad Devil Everybody Family Good His Learned Live Looking Man Pact Protect Signed Tried Years]
What happens when good people are put into an evil place? Do they triumph or does the situation dominate their past history and morality? Philip Zimbardo
[ Does Dominate Evil Good Happens History Into Morality Past Place Put Situation Their Triumph]
I think the world is full of evil people. I think in some ways we're in more danger now than before. Dean Koontz
[ Before Danger Evil Full More Now Some Than Think Ways World]
Let us not paralyze our capacity for good by brooding of man's capacity for evil. David Sarnoff
[ Brooding Capacity Evil Good Man Our Paralyze Us]
You bet I arrived overnight. Over a few hundred nights in the Catskills, in vaudeville, in clubs and on Broadway. Danny Kaye
[ Arrived Bet Broadway Clubs Few Hundred Nights Over Overnight Vaudeville]
Gamesters and highwaymen are generally very good to their whores, but they are very devils to their wives. John Gay
[ Devils Generally Good Their Very Whores Wives]
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil. Maria Montessori
[ Acquire Between Child Difference Evil First Good Idea Must]
Of two evils choose the prettier. Carolyn Wells
[ Choose Evils Prettier Two]
Dr. Evil got shortchanged in the first one. The family dynamic between Scott and Dr. Evil - the adventures of being an evil single parent - needed to be explored. Mike Myers
[ Adventures Being Between Dr Dynamic Evil Explored Family First Got Needed Parent Scott Single]
Vladimir Nabokov said the two great evils of the 20th century were Marx and Freud. He was absolutely correct. Dean Koontz
[ Absolutely Century Correct Evils Freud Great Marx Said Two Were]
For a nation which has an almost evil reputation for bustle, bustle, bustle, and rush, rush, rush, we spend an enormous amount of time standing around in line in front of windows, just waiting. Robert Benchley
[ Almost Amount Around Bustle Enormous Evil Front Just Line Nation Reputation Rush Spend Standing Time Waiting Which Windows]
Mistrust the person who finds everything good, and the person who finds everything evil, and mistrust even more the person who is indifferent to everything. Johann Kaspar Lavater
[ Even Everything Evil Finds Good Indifferent Mistrust More Person]
If vaudeville had died, television was the box they put it in. Larry Gelbart
[ Box Died Had Put Television Vaudeville]
I have asked myself once or twice lately what was my natural bent. I have no doubt at all: It is to look at each day for the evil of that day and have a go at it, and that is why I have never failed to have an acute interest in each morning's letters. Geoffrey Fisher
[ Acute Asked Bent Day Doubt Each Evil Failed Go Interest Lately Letters Look Morning Myself Natural Never Once Twice Why]
Every year of my life I grow more convinced that it is wisest and best to fix our attention on the beautiful and the good, and dwell as little as possible on the evil and the false. Richard Cecil Beauty
[ Attention Beautiful Best Convinced Dwell Every Evil False Fix Good Grow Life Little More Our Possible Wisest Year]
Pride is the master sin of the devil, and the devil is the father of lies. Edwin Hubbel Chapin
[ Devil Father Lies Master Pride Sin]
Wisdom we know is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two. John Cheever
[ Between Choose Evil Good Know Knowledge Strength Two Wisdom]
With what's happened in the world the last three years, it's easier to see why it's become popular again to diminish and revile Arabs and Muslims in American popular culture. Tony Shalhoub
[ Again American Arabs Become Culture Diminish Easier Happened Last Muslims Popular See Three Why World Years]
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition. George Herbert
[ Atheism Between Devil Divides Superstition World]
Any time you stop looking at evil as a black and white thing, it's helpful. So the fact that there won't be any obligatory Islamic terrorist stereotypes in movies any more, that'd be helpful. John Cusack
[ Any Black Evil Fact Helpful Islamic Looking More Movies Obligatory Stereotypes Stop Terrorist Thing Time White Won]
Anger is implanted in us as sort of sting, to make us gnash with our teeth against the devil, to make us vehement against him, not to set us in array against each other. Richard Savage
[ Against Anger Array Devil Each Him Implanted Make Other Our Set Sort Sting Teeth Us Vehement]
I profess accurately to describe native Africa - Africa in those places where it has not received the slightest impulse, whether for good or evil, from European civilisation. John H. Speke
[ Accurately Africa Civilisation Describe European Evil Good Impulse Native Places Profess Received Slightest Those Where Whether]
Telephone, n. An invention of the devil which abrogates some of the advantages of making a disagreeable person keep his distance. Ambrose Bierce Technology
[ Advantages Devil Disagreeable Distance His Invention Keep Making Person Some Telephone Which]
Evil is not something superhuman, it's something less than human. Agatha Christie
[ Evil Human Less Something Superhuman Than]
In a cruel and evil world, being cynical can allow you to get some entertainment out of it. Daniel Waters
[ Allow Being Cruel Cynical Entertainment Evil Get Out Some World]
How far the existence of the Academy has influenced French literature, either for good or for evil, is an extremely dubious question. Lytton Strachey
[ Academy Dubious Either Evil Existence Extremely Far French Good How Influenced Literature Question]
We may have found a cure for most evils; but we have found no remedy for the worst of them all, the apathy of human beings. Helen Keller
[ Apathy Beings Cure Evils Found Human May Most Remedy Them Worst]
You slam a politician, you make out he's the devil, with horns and hoofs. But his wife loves him, and so did all his mistresses. Pamela Hansford Johnson
[ Devil Did Him His Horns Loves Make Mistresses Out Politician Slam Wife]
He has no right to his life when his duty calls him to resign it. Other men are bound... to deprive him of life or liberty, if that should appear in any case to be indispensably necessary to prevent a greater evil. William Godwin
[ Any Appear Bound Calls Case Deprive Duty Evil Greater Him His Liberty Life Men Necessary Other Prevent Resign Right Should]
You've got to walk and talk with God to go to heaven... I have the devil in me! If I didn't have, I'd be Christian! Jerry Lee Lewis
[ Christian Devil Go God Got Heaven Talk Walk]
Evil communication corrupts good manners. I hope to live to hear that good communication corrects bad manners. Benjamin Banneker
[ Bad Communication Corrects Corrupts Evil Good Hear Hope Live Manners]
However, without considering this connection, there is no doubt but that more good than evil, more delight than sorrow, arises from compassion itself; there being so many things which balance the sorrow of it. Joseph Butler
[ Arises Balance Being Compassion Connection Considering Delight Doubt Evil Good However Itself Many More Sorrow Than Things Which Without]
Nature, more of a stepmother than a mother in several ways, has sown a seed of evil in the hearts of mortals, especially in the more thoughtful men, which makes them dissatisfied with their own lot and envious of another s. Desiderius Erasmus
[ Another Dissatisfied Envious Especially Evil Hearts Lot Makes Men More Mortals Mother Nature Own Seed Several Sown Stepmother Than Their Them Thoughtful Ways Which]
Evil is whatever distracts. Franz Kafka
[ Distracts Evil Whatever]
Don't you know there ain't no devil, it's just god when he's drunk. Tom Waits
[ Devil Drunk God Just Know]
You cannot of yourself move your arm or alter your position, situation, posture, do to other men good or evil, or effect the least change in the world. Nicolas Malebranche
[ Alter Arm Cannot Change Effect Evil Good Least Men Move Other Position Posture Situation World Your Yourself]
The way I understand it, the Russians are sort of a combination of evil and incompetence... sort of like the Post Office with tanks. Emo Philips
[ Combination Evil Incompetence Office Post Russians Sort Tanks Understand Way]
Our greatest evils flow from ourselves. Jean Jacques Rousseau
[ Evils Flow Greatest Our Ourselves]
Microsoft isn't evil, they just make really crappy operating systems. Linus Torvalds Technology
[ Crappy Evil Just Make Microsoft Operating Really Systems]
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine. Charles Darwin
[ Absorbed Am Any Become Cursed Evil Man Mine Subject]
The real evil with which we have to contend is not the physical evil of the Famine, but the moral evil of the selfish, perverse and turbulent character of the people. Charles E. Trevelyan
[ Character Contend Evil Famine Moral Perverse Physical Real Selfish Turbulent Which]
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference. Richard Dawkins
[ Blind Bottom Design Evil Expect Good Indifference Nothing Observe Pitiless Precisely Properties Purpose Should Universe]
Alimony - the ransom that the happy pay to the devil. H. L. Mencken
[ Alimony Devil Happy Pay]
Be good. Do good. The devil wields no power over a good man. Harry Segall
[ Devil Good Man Over Power Wields]
We have two evils to fight, capitalism and racism. We must destroy both racism and capitalism. Huey Newton
[ Both Capitalism Destroy Evils Fight Must Racism Two]
Passion is the evil in adultery. If a man has no opportunity of living with another man's wife, but if it is obvious for some reason that he would like to do so, and would do so if he could, he is no less guilty than if he was caught in the act. Saint Augustine
[ Act Adultery Another Caught Could Evil Guilty Less Living Man Obvious Opportunity Passion Reason Some Than Wife Would]
It is remarkable by how much a pinch of malice enhances the penetrating power of an idea or an opinion. Our ears, it seems, are wonderfully attuned to sneers and evil reports about our fellow men. Eric Hoffer
[ Attuned Ears Enhances Evil Fellow How Idea Malice Men Much Opinion Our Penetrating Pinch Power Remarkable Reports Seems Wonderfully]
As to the evil which results from a censorship, it is impossible to measure it, for it is impossible to tell where it ends. Jeremy Bentham
[ Censorship Ends Evil Impossible Measure Results Tell Where Which]
Evil has no substance of its own, but is only the defect, excess, perversion, or corruption of that which has substance. John Henry Newman
[ Corruption Defect Evil Excess Only Own Perversion Substance Which]
History will see advertising as one of the real evil things of our time. It is stimulating people constantly to want things, want this, want that. Malcolm Muggeridge
[ Advertising Constantly Evil History Our Real See Stimulating Things Time Want Will]
Familiarity with evil breeds not contempt but acceptance. Roy Hattersley
[ Acceptance Breeds Contempt Evil Familiarity]
Desire is poverty. Desire is the greatest impurity of the mind. Desire is the motive force for action. Desire in the mind is the real impurity. Even a spark of desire is a very great evil. Swami Sivananda
[ Action Desire Even Evil Force Great Greatest Mind Motive Poverty Real Spark Very]
My success and my misfortunes, the bright and the dark days I have gone through, everything has proved to me that in this world, either physical or moral, good comes out of evil just as well as evil comes out of good. Giacomo Casanova
[ Bright Comes Dark Days Either Everything Evil Gone Good Just Misfortunes Moral Out Physical Proved Success Through Well World]
Little evil would be done in the world if evil never could be done in the name of good. Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
[ Could Done Evil Good Little Name Never World Would]
Don't speak evil of someone if you don't know for certain, and if you do know ask yourself, why am I telling it? Johann Kaspar Lavater
[ Am Ask Certain Evil Know Someone Speak Telling Why Yourself]
Shall I tell you what the real evil is? To cringe to the things that are called evils, to surrender to them our freedom, in defiance of which we ought to face any suffering. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Any Called Cringe Defiance Evil Evils Face Freedom Ought Our Real Shall Suffering Surrender Tell Them Things Which]
I wouldn't say jamie is an evil genius. I'm not sure he's evil and I'm not sure he's a genius. Adam Savage
[ Evil Genius Jamie Say Sure]
So certainly, if we can tell evil stories to make people sick, we can also tell good myths that make them well. Rainer W. Fassbinder
[ Also Certainly Evil Good Make Myths Sick Stories Tell Them Well]
The whole concept of the devil is a metaphor on one level. Taylor Hackford
[ Concept Devil Level Metaphor Whole]
So you think that money is the root of all evil. Have you ever asked what is the root of all money? Ayn Rand Money
[ Asked Ever Evil Money Root Think]
However great an evil immorality may be, we must not forget that it is not without its beneficial consequences. It is only through extremes that men can arrive at the middle path of wisdom and virtue. Wilhelm von Humboldt
[ Arrive Beneficial Consequences Evil Extremes Forget Great However Immorality May Men Middle Must Only Path Through Virtue Wisdom Without]
There is a soul of truth in error; there is a soul of good in evil. Richard Whately
[ Error Evil Good Soul Truth]
What the devil is the point of surviving, going on living, when it's a drag? But you see, that's what people do. Alan Watts
[ Devil Drag Going Living Point See Surviving]
With these kinds of proposals, the devil is in the details. We're going to examine this realignment closely. We will fight any measure that compromises our needs - now or in the future. John B. Larson
[ Any Closely Compromises Details Devil Examine Fight Future Going Kinds Measure Needs Now Our Proposals These Will]
I am in no mood to be deceived any longer by the crafty devil and false character whose greatest pleasure is to take advantage of everyone. Camille Claudel
[ Advantage Am Any Character Crafty Deceived Devil Everyone False Greatest Longer Mood Pleasure Take Whose]
Young people are threatened... by the evil use of advertising techniques that stimulate the natural inclination to avoid hard work by promising the immediate satisfaction of every desire. Pope John Paul II
[ Advertising Avoid Desire Every Evil Hard Immediate Inclination Natural Promising Satisfaction Stimulate Techniques Threatened Use Work Young]
I have discovered that all human evil comes from this, man's being unable to sit still in a room. Blaise Pascal
[ Being Comes Discovered Evil Human Man Room Sit Still Unable]
Evil is the product of the ability of humans to make abstract that which is concrete. Jean-Paul Sartre
[ Ability Abstract Concrete Evil Humans Make Product Which]
It seems that the most important thing about Reagan was his anti-Communism and his reputation as a hawk who saw the Soviet Union as an 'evil empire.' Mikhail Gorbachev
[ Empire Evil Hawk His Important Most Reagan Reputation Saw Seems Soviet Thing Union]
Money is the root of all evil, and yet it is such a useful root that we cannot get on without it any more than we can without potatoes. Louisa May Alcott
[ Any Cannot Evil Get Money More Potatoes Root Such Than Useful Without Yet]
All the arguments which are brought to represent poverty as no evil show it evidently to be a great evil. Samuel Johnson
[ Arguments Brought Evidently Evil Great Poverty Represent Show Which]
We are coming out of a century that was taught that one way of looking at the world, that one form of behavior, is as valid as another. The idea of true evil has been blown away. Dean Koontz
[ Another Away Been Behavior Blown Century Coming Evil Form Idea Looking Out Taught True Valid Way World]
They actually bought me for Daredevil 2, but they have to exercise the option. Joe Pantoliano
[ Actually Bought Daredevil Exercise Option]
That government is not a necessary good but an unavoidable evil. Lyn Nofziger
[ Evil Good Government Necessary Unavoidable]
If men were basically evil, who would bother to improve the world instead of giving it up as a bad job at the outset? Van Wyck Brooks
[ Bad Basically Bother Evil Giving Improve Instead Job Men Outset Up Were World Would]
I wasn't straining at the bit to become a movie star any more than I had plotted to get out of vaudeville and into Broadway musicals. Ethel Merman
[ Any Become Bit Broadway Get Had Into More Movie Musicals Out Plotted Star Straining Than Vaudeville]
Whatever evil a man may think of women, there is no woman but thinks more. Nicolas de Chamfort
[ Evil Man May More Think Thinks Whatever Woman Women]
The power of choosing good and evil is within the reach of all. Origen
[ Choosing Evil Good Power Reach Within]
I know why we can't have a frank discussion with our policymakers - if you're in the government or in law enforcement you cannot acknowledge that drugs are anything but inherently evil and morally wrong. Steven Soderbergh
[ Acknowledge Anything Cannot Discussion Enforcement Evil Frank Government Inherently Know Law Morally Our Policymakers Why Wrong]
Gossip is the Devil's radio. George Harrison
[ Devil Gossip Radio]
In America, with all of its evils and faults, you can still reach through the forest and see the sun. But we don't know yet whether that sun is rising or setting for our country. Dick Gregory
[ America Country Evils Faults Forest Know Our Reach Rising See Setting Still Sun Through Whether Yet]
Ignorance is the mother of all evils. Francois Rabelais
[ Evils Ignorance Mother]
In avoiding the appearance of evil, I am not sure but I have sometimes unnecessarily deprived myself and others of innocent enjoyments. Rutherford B. Hayes
[ Am Appearance Avoiding Deprived Enjoyments Evil Innocent Myself Others Sometimes Sure Unnecessarily]
I don't believe in evil, I believe only in horror. In nature there is no evil, only an abundance of horror: the plagues and the blights and the ants and the maggots. Isak Dinesen
[ Abundance Ants Believe Evil Horror Nature Only Plagues]
Apart altogether from our own vital interests, we cannot and must not desert those other nations who have already gone through so much tragedy and suffering to defeat the evil designs of the Axis powers. Stafford Cripps
[ Already Altogether Apart Axis Cannot Defeat Desert Designs Evil Gone Interests Much Must Nations Other Our Own Powers Suffering Those Through Tragedy Vital]
I'm extremely ambitious. I don't know why people are afraid to say that. I won't sell my soul to the devil, but I do want success and I don't think that's bad. Jada Pinkett Smith
[ Afraid Ambitious Bad Devil Extremely Know Say Sell Soul Success Think Want Why Won]
I know nothing of God or the Devil. I have never seen a vision nor learned a secret that would damn or save my soul. Anne Rice
[ Damn Devil God Know Learned Never Nor Nothing Save Secret Seen Soul Vision Would]
Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil. C. S. Lewis
[ Clever Devil Education Make Man More Rather Seems Useful Values Without]
The best form of government is that which is most likely to prevent the greatest sum of evil. James Monroe
[ Best Evil Form Government Greatest Likely Most Prevent Sum Which]
If they exert it not for good, they will for evil; if they advance not knowledge, they will perpetuate ignorance. Frances Wright
[ Advance Evil Exert Good Ignorance Knowledge Perpetuate Will]
Is it fair to treat a woman worse than a man, and then revile her because she is a woman? Victoria Woodhull
[ Because Fair Her Man She Than Then Treat Woman Worse]
What I fear is being in the presence of evil and doing nothing. I fear that more than death. Otilia De Koster
[ Being Death Doing Evil Fear More Nothing Presence Than]
It is ideas, not vested interests, which are dangerous for good or evil. John Maynard Keynes
[ Dangerous Evil Good Ideas Interests Vested Which]
You may either win your peace or buy it: win it, by resistance to evil; buy it, by compromise with evil. John Ruskin
[ Buy Compromise Either Evil May Peace Resistance Win Your]
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil. Jean Jacques Rousseau
[ Although Begins Children Evil Knowledge Man Modesty Natural Only]
Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world that we must love our enemies - or else? The chain reaction of evil - hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars - must be broken, or else we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Abyss Annihilation Broken Chain Come Dark Else Enemies Evil Hate Impasse Into Love Modern More Must Our Plunged Producing Reaction Shall Such Wars World]
Evil is the interruption of a truth by the pressure of particular or individual interests. Alain Badiou
[ Evil Individual Interests Interruption Particular Pressure Truth]
I love devils. Mary MacLane
[ Devils Love]
I believe that dogma is often evil. Pat Buckley
[ Believe Dogma Evil Often]
In this very real world, good doesn't drive out evil. Evil doesn't drive out good. But the energetic displaces the passive. William Bernbach
[ Drive Energetic Evil Good Out Passive Real Very World]
It is a power stronger than will. Could a stone escape from the laws of gravity? Impossible. Impossible, for evil to form an alliance with good. Isidore Ducasse Lautreamont
[ Alliance Could Escape Evil Form Good Gravity Impossible Laws Power Stone Stronger Than Will]
Take everything easy and quit dreaming and brooding and you will be well guarded from a thousand evils. Amy Lowell Dreams
[ Brooding Dreaming Easy Everything Evils Guarded Quit Take Thousand Well Will]
I believe that ignorance is the root of all evil. And that no one knows the truth. Molly Ivins
[ Believe Evil Ignorance Knows Root Truth]
The most important and urgent problems of the technology of today are no longer the satisfactions of the primary needs or of archetypal wishes, but the reparation of the evils and damages by the technology of yesterday. Dennis Gabor Technology
[ Archetypal Damages Evils Important Longer Most Needs Primary Problems Satisfactions Technology Today Urgent Wishes Yesterday]
Pious XII was too neutral to mention the gas chambers; decent people like my own family were turned into devils by crude Christianity. Lionel Blue
[ Chambers Christianity Crude Decent Devils Family Gas Into Mention Neutral Own Pious Too Turned Were]
This persistence as private firms continued because it ensured the maximum of anonymity and secrecy to persons of tremendous public power who dreaded public knowledge of their activities as an evil almost as great as inflation. Carroll Quigley
[ Activities Almost Anonymity Because Continued Dreaded Ensured Evil Firms Great Inflation Knowledge Maximum Persistence Persons Power Private Public Secrecy Their Tremendous]
The extravagant expenditure of public money is an evil not to be measured by the value of that money to the people who are taxed for it. Chester A. Arthur
[ Evil Expenditure Extravagant Measured Money Public Taxed Value]
Getting back to the point, a guy like Jerry, he deals with the business, and he doesn't see it as being evil or ugly, it's what you have to do, and I mean I know there's some really ugly parts to it and parts which drive me nuts, but not in the same way as music business. Trevor Rabin
[ Back Being Business Deals Drive Evil Getting Guy Jerry Know Mean Music Nuts Parts Point Really Same See Some Ugly Way Which]
Evil and good are God's right hand and left. Horace Mann
[ Evil God Good Hand Left Right]
I grew up in Michigan, in a very small town, Centreville. In my graduating class, I had like 92 people. Verne Troyer
[ Class Graduating Grew Had Michigan Small Town Up Very]
This discourse, and the present frame of my mind, lead me rather to speak to those, who by feeling Satan's fiery darts, know assuredly that there is a devil. George Whitefield
[ Assuredly Darts Devil Discourse Feeling Fiery Frame Know Lead Mind Present Rather Satan Speak Those]
When an action is once done, it is right or wrong for ever; no accidental failure of its good or evil fruits can possibly alter that. William Kingdon Clifford
[ Accidental Action Alter Done Ever Evil Failure Fruits Good Once Possibly Right Wrong]
If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better. Swami Vivekananda
[ Better Evil Good Got Help Man Mass Money Others Rid Simply Some Sooner Value]
The suspicious mind believes more than it doubts. It believes in a formidable and ineradicable evil lurking in every person. Eric Hoffer
[ Believes Doubts Every Evil Formidable Lurking Mind More Person Suspicious Than]
It's taken us 10 years, and it was constant excitement. I was constantly shocked by how evil he could be. Mao was very, very shrewd but he didn't have human feeling. Jung Chang
[ Constant Constantly Could Evil Excitement Feeling How Human Mao Shocked Shrewd Taken Us Very Years]
I don't even own a TV because I think it's the devil. Cameron Diaz
[ Because Devil Even Own Think Tv]
Evil is only good perverted. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Evil Good Only Perverted]
Always there has been some terrible evil at home or some monstrous foreign power that was going to gobble us up if we did not blindly rally behind it. Douglas MacArthur
[ Always Been Behind Blindly Did Evil Foreign Going Home Monstrous Power Rally Some Terrible Up Us]
That's why I called my record Devil Without a Cause - I'm a white boy who's so sick of hearing that white kids are going to steal rap. Kid Rock
[ Boy Called Cause Devil Going Hearing Kids Rap Record Sick Steal White Why Without]
I didn't have evil intentions, but I guess I did have power. Harmon Killebrew
[ Did Evil Guess Intentions Power]
Evil exists to glorify the good. Evil is negative good. It is a relative term. Evil can be transmuted into good. What is evil to one at one time, becomes good at another time to somebody else. Mencius
[ Another Becomes Else Evil Exists Glorify Good Into Negative Relative Somebody Term Time Transmuted]
I have the greatest sympathy with the growth of the socialist party. I think they understand the evils that surround us and hammer them into people's minds better than we Liberals. Charles E. Trevelyan
[ Better Evils Greatest Growth Hammer Into Liberals Minds Party Socialist Surround Sympathy Than Them Think Understand Us]
Evil gains work their punishment. Sophocles
[ Evil Gains Punishment Their Work]
All punishment is mischief; all punishment in itself is evil. Jeremy Bentham
[ Evil Itself Mischief Punishment]
Riches and the things that are necessary in life are not evil in themselves. And all of us face cares and troubles in this life. The sin comes in the time and energy we spend in pursuing these things, at the expense of neglecting Christ. David Wilkerson
[ Cares Christ Comes Energy Evil Expense Face Life Necessary Neglecting Pursuing Riches Sin Spend Themselves These Things Time Troubles Us]
Although war is evil, it is occasionally the lesser of two evils. McGeorge Bundy
[ Although Evil Evils Lesser Occasionally Two War]
To prefer evil to good is not in human nature; and when a man is compelled to choose one of two evils, no one will choose the greater when he might have the less. Plato
[ Choose Compelled Evil Evils Good Greater Human Less Man Might Nature Prefer Two Will]
There's too much tendency to attribute to God the evils that man does of his own free will. Agatha Christie
[ Attribute Does Evils Free God His Man Much Own Tendency Too Will]
I leave to others the decision as to the good or evil tendencies of my character, but such as it is it shines upon my countenance, and there it can easily be detected by any physiognomist. Giacomo Casanova
[ Any Character Countenance Decision Detected Easily Evil Good Leave Others Shines Such Tendencies Upon]
The war is coming to the streets of America and if you are not keeping and bearing and practicing with your arms then you will be helpless and you will be the victim of evil. Ted Nugent
[ America Arms Bearing Coming Evil Helpless Keeping Practicing Streets Then Victim War Will Your]
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil. Aristotle
[ Anticipation Arising Evil Fear Pain]
Whatever diminishes life is evil, and whatever enhances life is good. John Shelby Spong
[ Diminishes Enhances Evil Good Life Whatever]
I'm very interested in good and evil and the moral natures of people. Antonia Fraser
[ Evil Good Interested Moral Natures Very]
I love good and pleasure, I hate evil and pain, I want to be happy and I am not mistaken in believing, that people, angels and even demons have those same inclinations. Nicolas Malebranche
[ Am Angels Believing Demons Even Evil Good Happy Hate Inclinations Love Mistaken Pain Pleasure Same Those Want]
To steal from a brother or sister is evil. To not steal from the institutions that are the pillars of the Pig Empire is equally immoral. Abbie Hoffman
[ Brother Empire Equally Evil Immoral Institutions Pig Pillars Sister Steal]
Evil events from evil causes spring. Aristophanes
[ Causes Events Evil Spring]
If evil is inevitable, how are the wicked accountable? Nay, why do we call men wicked at all? Evil is inevitable, but is also remediable. Horace Mann
[ Accountable Also Call Evil How Inevitable Men Nay Why Wicked]
I've done made a deal with the devil. He said he's going to give me an air-conditioned place when I go down there, if I go there, so I won't put all the fires out. Red Adair
[ Deal Devil Done Down Fires Give Go Going Made Out Place Put Said Won]
January, month of empty pockets! let us endure this evil month, anxious as a theatrical producer's forehead. Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
[ Anxious Empty Endure Evil Forehead January Month Pockets Producer Theatrical Us]
Our 'neoconservatives' are neither new nor conservative, but old as Bablyon and evil as Hell. Edward Abbey
[ Conservative Evil Hell Neither Neoconservatives New Nor Old Our]
Man must vanquish himself, must do himself violence, in order to perform the slightest action untainted by evil. Emile M. Cioran
[ Action Evil Himself Man Must Order Perform Slightest Vanquish Violence]
Many have puzzled themselves about the origin of evil. I am content to observe that there is evil, and that there is a way to escape from it, and with this I begin and end. John Newton
[ Am Begin Content End Escape Evil Many Observe Origin Puzzled Themselves Way]
The devil take me, if I think anything but love to be the object of love. Henry Fielding
[ Anything Devil Love Object Take Think]
Evil is always devising more corrosive misery through man's restless need to exact revenge out of his hate. Ralph Steadman
[ Always Corrosive Devising Evil Exact Hate His Man Misery More Need Out Restless Revenge Through]
As soon as men decide that all means are permitted to fight an evil, then their good becomes indistinguishable from the evil that they set out to destroy. Christopher Dawson
[ Becomes Decide Destroy Evil Fight Good Indistinguishable Means Men Out Permitted Set Soon Their Then]
I don't count that relationship with Ricky. It's just like a blip at this point. I had to fall in love with the devil himself to get this sweet angel, Jack. Christie Brinkley
[ Angel Count Devil Fall Get Had Himself Jack Just Love Point Relationship Ricky Sweet]
Art is an attempt to integrate evil. Simone de Beauvoir
[ Art Attempt Evil Integrate]
It is by its promise of a sense of power that evil often attracts the weak. Eric Hoffer
[ Attracts Evil Often Power Promise Sense Weak]
Bigotry or prejudice in any form is more than a problem; it is a deep-seated evil within our society. Judith Light
[ Any Bigotry Deep-Seated Evil Form More Our Prejudice Problem Society Than Within]
God exists since mathematics is consistent, and the Devil exists since we cannot prove it. Andre Weil
[ Cannot Consistent Devil Exists God Mathematics Prove Since]
We can only write well about our sins because it is too difficult to recall a virtuous act or even whether it was the result of good or evil motives. Edward Dahlberg
[ Act Because Difficult Even Evil Good Motives Only Our Recall Result Sins Too Virtuous Well Whether Write]
There are evils that have the ability to survive identification and go on for ever... money, for instance, or war. Saul Bellow
[ Ability Ever Evils Go Identification Instance Money Survive War]
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself. Soren Kierkegaard
[ Boredom Despairing Evil Oneself Refusal Root]
Death is not evil, for it frees man from all ills and takes away his desires along with desire's rewards. Giacomo Leopardi
[ Along Away Death Desire Desires Evil Frees His Ills Man Rewards Takes]
My evil genius Procrastination has whispered me to tarry 'til a more convenient season. Mary Todd Lincoln
[ Convenient Evil Genius More Procrastination Season Tarry Til Whispered]
Our cautious ancestors, when yawning, blocked the way to the entrance of evil spirits by putting their hands before their mouths. We find a reason for the gesture in the delicacy of manner which forbids an indecent exposure. George H. Mead
[ Ancestors Before Blocked Cautious Delicacy Entrance Evil Exposure Find Forbids Gesture Hands Indecent Manner Mouths Our Putting Reason Spirits Their Way Which Yawning]
Uncertainty is the worst of all evils until the moment when reality makes us regret uncertainty. Alphonse Karr
[ Evils Makes Moment Reality Regret Uncertainty Until Us Worst]
Neither gods nor men can foresee when an evil deed will bear its fruit. Bodhidharma
[ Bear Deed Evil Foresee Fruit Gods Men Neither Nor Will]
Over the centuries, mankind has tried many ways of combating the forces of evil... prayer, fasting, good works and so on. Up until Doom, no one seemed to have thought about the double-barrel shotgun. Eat leaden death, demon. Terry Prachett
[ Centuries Combating Death Demon Doom Eat Evil Fasting Forces Good Leaden Mankind Many Over Prayer Seemed Shotgun Thought Tried Until Up Ways Works]
Of what use is the memory of facts, if not to serve as an example of good or of evil? Alfred de Vigny
[ Evil Example Facts Good Memory Serve Use]
We are all born marked for evil. Charles Baudelaire
[ Born Evil Marked]
As a musician I tell you that if you were to suppress adultery, fanaticism, crime, evil, the supernatural, there would no longer be the means for writing one note. Georges Bizet
[ Adultery Crime Evil Fanaticism Longer Means Musician Note Supernatural Suppress Tell Were Would Writing]
God Almighty never intended that the devil should triumph over the Church. He never intended that the saloons should walk rough-shod over Christianity. Billy Sunday
[ Almighty Christianity Church Devil God Intended Never Over Saloons Should Triumph Walk]
Every judgement of conscience, be it right or wrong, be it about things evil in themselves or morally indifferent, is obligatory, in such wise that he who acts against his conscience always sins. Thomas Aquinas
[ Acts Against Always Conscience Every Evil His Indifferent Judgement Morally Obligatory Right Sins Such Themselves Things Wise Wrong]
Only among people who think no evil can Evil monstrously flourish. Logan Pearsall Smith
[ Among Evil Flourish Only Think]
We can overcome evil with greater good. Laura Bush
[ Evil Good Greater Overcome]
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for enough good men to do nothing. Edmund Burke
[ Enough Evil Forces Good Men Necessary Nothing Win World]
Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all - the apathy of human beings. Helen Keller
[ Apathy Beings Cure Evils Found Human May Most Remedy Science Them Worst]
I'm saying that the WMD reporting was not consciously evil. It was bad journalism, even very bad journalism. Daniel Okrent
[ Bad Consciously Even Evil Journalism Reporting Saying Very Wmd]
The Divine wisdom has given us prayer, not as a means whereby to obtain the good things of earth, but as a means whereby we learn to do without them; not as a means whereby we escape evil, but as a means whereby we become strong to meet it. Frederick William Robertson
[ Become Divine Earth Escape Evil Given Good Learn Means Meet Obtain Prayer Strong Them Things Us Whereby Wisdom Without]
There surely is in human nature an inherent propensity to extract all the good out of all the evil. Benjamin Haydon
[ Evil Extract Good Human Inherent Nature Out Propensity Surely]
Cursed is the man who dies, but the evil done by him survives. Abu Bakr Death
[ Cursed Dies Done Evil Him Man Survives]
Conscience is the window of our spirit, evil is the curtain. Douglas Horton
[ Conscience Curtain Evil Our Spirit Window]
Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse. Adlai E. Stevenson
[ Corrupt Evil Just Mind Public Purse Steal Those]
When leading evangelicals say terrible things about Islam, evil things about Islam, terrible things about Muhammad, they ought to be ashamed of themselves. Tony Campolo
[ Ashamed Evangelicals Evil Islam Leading Muhammad Ought Say Terrible Themselves Things]
Black people are inferior to Caucasians. Blacks constitute a totally distinct group; they overshadow the country with the germ... of evil. David Wilmot
[ Black Blacks Constitute Country Distinct Evil Germ Group Inferior Totally]
Boldness and decision command, often even in evil, the respect and concurrence of mankind. Robert Dale Owen
[ Boldness Command Concurrence Decision Even Evil Mankind Often Respect]
Far from idleness being the root of all evil, it is rather the only true good. Soren Kierkegaard
[ Being Evil Far Good Idleness Only Rather Root True]
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one. Thomas Paine Government
[ Best Even Evil Government Intolerable Necessary State Worst]
I'm not subject to their rise and fall because I'm not accepted by them, so I have my own little curve going on. A lot of it is because of how much I play, I think I connect like when all you had was Vaudeville, I think I have an audience by performing a lot! Leo Kottke
[ Accepted Audience Because Connect Curve Fall Going Had How Little Lot Much Own Performing Play Rise Subject Their Them Think Vaudeville]
It is an invention of the devil, an infernal falsity for the destruction of all Christianity. Michael Servetus
[ Christianity Destruction Devil Falsity Infernal Invention]
What I have learned from my work up to now, is to try to be open, but also protect myself by not letting the good and the evil get too much importance. Jane Campion
[ Also Evil Get Good Importance Learned Letting Much Myself Now Open Protect Too Try Up Work]
On the choice of friends, Our good or evil name depends. John Gay
[ Choice Depends Evil Friends Good Name Our]
I tend to think of action movies as exuberant morality plays in which good triumphs over evil. Sylvester Stallone
[ Action Evil Exuberant Good Morality Movies Over Plays Tend Think Triumphs Which]
Man can hardly even recognize the devils of his own creation. Albert Schweitzer
[ Creation Devils Even Hardly His Man Own Recognize]
Beauty is mysterious as well as terrible. God and devil are fighting there, and the battlefield is the heart of man. Fyodor Dostoevsky
[ Battlefield Beauty Devil Fighting God Heart Man Mysterious Terrible Well]
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury. John Stuart Mill
[ Accountable Actions Case Cause Either Evil His Inaction Injury Justly May Only Others Person Them]
The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest. Thomas Fuller
[ Brooding Chest Devil Lies Miser]
I did not feel 'evil' when I wrote advertisements for Puerto Rico. They helped attract industry and tourists to a country which had been living on the edge of starvation for 400 years. David Ogilvy
[ Advertisements Attract Been Country Did Edge Evil Feel Had Helped Industry Living Puerto Rico Starvation Tourists Which Wrote Years]
Evil can be a teacher, if you look at the wisdom of its negative power. Tom Brown, Jr.
[ Evil Look Negative Power Teacher Wisdom]
The world is not dialectical - it is sworn to extremes, not to equilibrium, sworn to radical antagonism, not to reconciliation or synthesis. This is also the principle of evil. Jean Baudrillard
[ Also Antagonism Dialectical Equilibrium Evil Extremes Principle Radical Reconciliation Sworn Synthesis World]
Terrorism is an evil that threatens all the countries in Europe. Vigorous cooperation in the European Union and worldwide is crucial in order to meet this evil head on. Jan Peter Balkenende
[ Cooperation Countries Crucial Europe European Evil Head Meet Order Terrorism Threatens Union Vigorous Worldwide]
It's not that we poor men are so powerful to be able to banish the devil. It's that God gives us the power. Gabriele Nanni
[ Able Banish Devil Gives God Men Poor Power Powerful Us]
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge. Simone Weil
[ Being Evil Knowledge Mystery Pain Root]
I spent my first three weeks there on a wing with 21 murderers. I met some very evil people there but also some men who'd had no upbringing, no chance in life. Jeffrey Archer
[ Also Chance Evil First Had Life Men Met Murderers Some Spent Three Upbringing Very Weeks Wing]
And yet because of my attempt at sincerity I have been condemned, hooted at, reviled; filthy rumors have been circulated about me, not about my characterizations but about me personally, my private self. Erich von Stroheim
[ Attempt Because Been Circulated Condemned Filthy Personally Private Reviled Rumors Self Sincerity Yet]
There is a concept that is the corrupter and destroyer of all others. I speak not of Evil, whose limited empire is that of ethics; I speak of the infinite. Jorge Luis Borges
[ Concept Destroyer Empire Ethics Evil Infinite Limited Others Speak Whose]
Transportation made sublimation literal. It conveyed evil to another world. Robert Hughes
[ Another Conveyed Evil Literal Made Transportation World]
The act of exploring what the men are, and moreover the separation of the good from the evil, is visitation; and the good are then removed, and the evil are left behind. Emanuel Swedenborg
[ Act Behind Evil Exploring Good Left Men Moreover Removed Separation Then Visitation]
Cocaine is like really evil coffee. Courtney Love
[ Coffee Evil Really]
All the miseries and evils which men suffer from vice, crime, ambition, injustice, oppression, slavery and war, proceed from their despising or neglecting the precepts contained in the Bible. Noah Webster
[ Ambition Bible Contained Crime Evils Injustice Men Miseries Neglecting Oppression Precepts Proceed Slavery Suffer Their Vice War Which]
Onstage, I am a devil. But I'm hardly a social reject. Freddie Mercury
[ Am Devil Hardly Onstage Reject Social]
If it wasn't for the devil, we wouldn't be here, would we? Brad Dourif
[ Devil Here Would]
He who passively accepts evil is as much involved in it as he who helps to perpetrate it. He who accepts evil without protesting against it is really cooperating with it. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Accepts Against Cooperating Evil Helps Involved Much Passively Perpetrate Protesting Really Without]
It is a proof of our natural bias to evil, that gain is slower and harder than loss in all things good; but in all things bad getting is quicker and easier than getting rid of. Augustus Hare
[ Bad Bias Easier Evil Gain Getting Good Harder Loss Natural Our Proof Quicker Rid Slower Than Things]
The evils of mortals are manifold; nowhere is trouble of the same wing seen. Aeschylus
[ Evils Manifold Mortals Nowhere Same Seen Trouble Wing]
You often feel that your prayers scarcely reach the ceiling; but, oh, get into this humble spirit by considering how good the Lord is, and how evil you all are, and then prayer will mount on wings of faith to heaven. Charles Simeon
[ Ceiling Considering Evil Faith Feel Get Good Heaven How Humble Into Lord Mount Often Oh Prayer Prayers Reach Scarcely Spirit Then Will Wings Your]
You shall always find what you created in your mind, for instance, a benevolent God or an evil Devil. Between them are countless facets. Therefore, concentrate on the depth of your consciousness and on what you consider to be positive and good. Hans Bender
[ Always Benevolent Between Concentrate Consciousness Consider Countless Created Depth Devil Evil Facets Find God Good Instance Mind Positive Shall Them Therefore Your]
I think that money is the root of all evil. I've seen it happen. Kato Kaelin
[ Evil Happen Money Root Seen Think]
Our enemies are our evil deeds and their memories, our pride, our selfishness, our malice, our passions, which by conscience or by habit pursue us with a relentlessness past the power of figure to express. George A. Smith
[ Conscience Deeds Enemies Evil Express Figure Habit Malice Memories Our Passions Past Power Pride Pursue Selfishness Their Us Which]
War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil. George Orwell
[ Evil Lesser Often War]
The disease of an evil conscience is beyond the practice of all the physicians of all the countries in the would. William E. Gladstone
[ Beyond Conscience Countries Disease Evil Physicians Practice Would]
You're meant to be playing the distillation of evil, which can be anything. Ralph Fiennes
[ Anything Distillation Evil Meant Playing Which]
If someone is mean, harmful, or evil, they're out of my life. I cross them out. Doris Roberts
[ Cross Evil Harmful Life Mean Out Someone Them]
A Sunday school is a prison in which children do penance for the evil conscience of their parents. H. L. Mencken
[ Children Conscience Evil Parents Penance Prison School Sunday Their Which]
The devil had as good have let Paul alone, for he no sooner comes into prison but he falls a preaching, at which the gates of Satan's prison fly open, and poor sinners come forth. William Gurnall
[ Alone Come Comes Devil Falls Fly Forth Gates Good Had Into Open Paul Poor Preaching Prison Satan Sinners Sooner Which]
Truly it is an evil to be full of faults; but it is a still greater evil to be full of them and to be unwilling to recognize them, since that is to add the further fault of a voluntary illusion. Blaise Pascal
[ Add Evil Fault Faults Full Further Greater Illusion Recognize Since Still Them Truly Unwilling Voluntary]
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword. R. Buckminster Fuller
[ Brought Degrees Devil His Play Sword Those Toys Wield Will]
Every minute you are thinking of evil, you might have been thinking of good instead. Refuse to pander to a morbid interest in your own misdeeds. Pick yourself up, be sorry, shake yourself, and go on again. Evelyn Underhill
[ Again Been Every Evil Go Good Instead Interest Might Minute Misdeeds Morbid Own Pick Refuse Shake Sorry Thinking Up Your Yourself]
Although the particular inclination of the homosexual person is not a sin, it is more or less strong tendency ordered to an intrinsic moral evil, and thus the inclination itself must be seen as an objective disorder. Pope Benedict XVI
[ Although Disorder Evil Homosexual Inclination Intrinsic Itself Less Moral More Must Objective Ordered Particular Person Seen Sin Strong Tendency Thus]
Here is true immorality: ignorance and stupidity; the devil is nothing but this. His name is Legion. Gustave Flaubert
[ Devil Here His Ignorance Immorality Legion Name Nothing Stupidity True]
Baptists are very strong believers that the civil magistrate is ordained by God to punish those who do evil. Richard Land
[ Baptists Believers Civil Evil God Magistrate Ordained Punish Strong Those Very]
To place oneself in the position of God is painful: being God is equivalent to being tortured. For being God means that one is in harmony with all that is, including the worst. The existence of the worst evils is unimaginable unless God willed them. Georges Bataille
[ Being Equivalent Evils Existence God Harmony Including Means Oneself Painful Place Position Them Tortured Unimaginable Unless Willed Worst]
If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle. Albrecht Durer
[ Art Avoided Devotes Evil Happens Himself Idle Man Much Otherwise]
Understanding does not cure evil, but it is a definite help, inasmuch as one can cope with a comprehensible darkness. Carl Jung
[ Comprehensible Cope Cure Darkness Definite Does Evil Help Inasmuch Understanding]
For where God built a church, there the Devil would also build a chapel. Martin Luther
[ Also Build Built Chapel Church Devil God Where Would]
I hold with Henry George, that at the back of every great social evil will be found a great political wrong. Alfred Russel Wallace
[ Back Every Evil Found George Great Henry Hold Political Social Will Wrong]
I think that Americans should gradually begin to adopt positive behavior rather than doing evil. They should not expect an immediate reaction in return for their positive measures. It will take time. Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
[ Adopt Americans Begin Behavior Doing Evil Expect Gradually Immediate Measures Positive Rather Reaction Return Should Take Than Their Think Time Will]
It is a revenge the devil sometimes takes upon the virtuous, that he entraps them by the force of the very passion they have suppressed and think themselves superior to. George Santayana
[ Devil Force Passion Revenge Sometimes Superior Suppressed Takes Them Themselves Think Upon Very Virtuous]
Gossip needn't be false to be evil - there's a lot of truth that shouldn't be passed around. Frank Howard Clark
[ Around Evil False Gossip Lot Needn Passed Truth]
Words can sometimes be used to confuse, but it's up to the practitioners of the study of language to apply them for good and not for evil. It is just like fire; fire can heat your house or burn it down. Frank Luntz
[ Apply Burn Confuse Down Evil Fire Good Heat House Just Language Practitioners Sometimes Study Them Up Used Words Your]
Evil is the moment when I lack the strength to be true to the Good that compels me. Alain Badiou
[ Compels Evil Good Lack Moment Strength True]
Being a hooker does not mean being evil. The same with a pick-pocket, or even a thief. You do what you do out of necessity. Samuel Fuller
[ Being Does Even Evil Mean Necessity Out Same Thief]
The air soft as that of Seville in April, and so fragrant that it was delicious to breathe it. Christopher Columbus
[ Air April Breathe Delicious Fragrant Seville Soft]
The Jew is a devil in human form. It is fitting that he be exterminated root and branch. Julius Streicher
[ Branch Devil Exterminated Fitting Form Human Jew Root]
Keep what you have; the known evil is best. Titus Maccius Plautus
[ Best Evil Keep Known]
The notion of making money by popular work, and then retiring to do good work, is the most familiar of all the devil's traps for artists. Logan Pearsall Smith
[ Artists Devil Familiar Good Making Money Most Notion Popular Retiring Then Traps Work]
I know many books which have bored their readers, but I know of none which has done real evil. Voltaire
[ Books Bored Done Evil Know Many None Readers Real Their Which]
According to the Sutras, evil deeds result in hardships and good deeds result in blessings. Bodhidharma
[ According Blessings Deeds Evil Good Hardships Result]
The greatest evil which fortune can inflict on men is to endow them with small talents and great ambition. Marquis De Vauvenargues
[ Ambition Endow Evil Fortune Great Greatest Inflict Men Small Talents Them Which]
We all agree that we've got to bring these terrorists to justice and to make sure that they're never allowed to perpetrate such an evil act as they did. And so all of us are dealing with that. We know that the President has the authority to go to war under the War Powers Act. Barbara Lee
[ Act Agree Allowed Authority Bring Dealing Did Evil Go Got Justice Know Make Never Perpetrate Powers President Such Sure Terrorists These Under Us War]
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil. Socrates
[ Evil False Infect Only Soul Themselves Words]
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day. Thomas Jefferson
[ Body Dawn Day Enlighten Evil Generally Mind Oppressions Spirits Tyranny Vanish Will]
The generality of men are naturally apt to be swayed by fear rather than reverence, and to refrain from evil rather because of the punishment that it brings than because of its own foulness. Aristotle
[ Apt Because Brings Evil Fear Generality Men Naturally Own Punishment Rather Refrain Reverence Swayed Than]
We are free, but not to be evil, not to be indifferent to human suffering, not to profit from the people, from the work created and sustained through their spirit of political association, while refusing to contribute to the political state that we profit from. Jose Marti
[ Association Contribute Created Evil Free Human Indifferent Political Profit Refusing Spirit State Suffering Sustained Their Through While Work]
Compassion alone stands apart from the continuous traffic between good and evil proceeding within us. Eric Hoffer
[ Alone Apart Between Compassion Continuous Evil Good Proceeding Stands Traffic Us Within]
Evil societies always kill their consciences. James L. Farmer, Jr.
[ Always Consciences Evil Kill Societies Their]
Afternoon classes - that evil invention! John Gresham Machen
[ Afternoon Classes Evil Invention]
A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible. Thomas Hardy
[ Advanced Avoid Avoidance Evil Far Framed Impossible Make Resolution Seldom Till]
It may be necessary temporarily to accept a lesser evil, but one must never label a necessary evil as good. Margaret Mead
[ Accept Evil Good Label Lesser May Must Necessary Never Temporarily]
Run for your life from any man who tells you that money is evil. That sentence is the leper's bell of an approaching looter. Ayn Rand
[ Any Approaching Bell Evil Leper Life Man Money Run Sentence Tells Your]
The devil made me do it. Flip Wilson
[ Devil Made]
Almost all people have this potential for evil, which would be unleashed only under certain dangerous social circumstances. Iris Chang
[ Almost Certain Circumstances Dangerous Evil Only Potential Social Under Unleashed Which Would]
It is very necessary to have markers of beauty left in a world seemingly bent on making the most evil ugliness. Thornton Wilder
[ Beauty Bent Evil Left Making Markers Most Necessary Seemingly Ugliness Very World]
Evil borders upon good, and vices are confounded with virtues; as the report of good qualities is delightful to a well-disposed mind, so the relation of the contrary should not be offensive. Giraldus Cambrensis
[ Borders Confounded Contrary Delightful Evil Good Mind Offensive Qualities Relation Report Should Upon Vices Virtues]
At the same time, as you know, unless you are a comic book reader, Daredevil is not a known thing. Avi Arad
[ Book Comic Daredevil Know Known Reader Same Thing Time Unless]
I had a very bad time with acid. I did that classic thing of looking in the mirror by mistake and seeing the devil. But I took it several times, because you always think that next time you might have the wonderful time that everyone else is having. Robbie Coltrane
[ Acid Always Bad Because Classic Devil Did Else Everyone Had Having Looking Might Mirror Mistake Next Seeing Several Thing Think Time Times Took Very Wonderful]
All good is hard. All evil is easy. Dying, losing, cheating, and mediocrity is easy. Stay away from easy. Scott Alexander
[ Away Cheating Dying Easy Evil Good Hard Losing Mediocrity Stay]
Whenever you are angry, be assured that it is not only a present evil, but that you have increased a habit. Epictetus
[ Angry Assured Evil Habit Increased Only Present Whenever]
Even philosophers will praise war as ennobling mankind, forgetting the Greek who said: 'War is bad in that it begets more evil than it kills.' Immanuel Kant
[ Bad Begets Ennobling Even Evil Forgetting Greek Kills Mankind More Philosophers Praise Said Than War Will]
Of two evils, the less is always to be chosen. Thomas Kempis
[ Always Chosen Evils Less Two]
Money is neither my god nor my devil. It is a form of energy that tends to make us more of who we already are, whether it's greedy or loving. Dan Millman
[ Already Devil Energy Form God Greedy Loving Make Money More Neither Nor Tends Us Whether]
I never play a villain that I don't have something I can either do or say so the audience sees there is something redeemable about them. In other words, I don't want to do evil for evil's sake. I don't want to do Jason slasher movies. There's no point in that. Brion James
[ Audience Either Evil Jason Movies Never Other Play Point Sake Say Sees Slasher Something Them Villain Want Words]
Let us believe neither half of the good people tell us of ourselves, nor half the evil they say of others. John Petit-Senn
[ Believe Evil Good Half Neither Nor Others Ourselves Say Tell Us]
If it were possible to cure evils by lamentation and to raise the dead with tears, then gold would be a less valuable thing than weeping. Sophocles
[ Cure Dead Evils Gold Lamentation Less Possible Raise Tears Than Then Thing Valuable Weeping Were Would]
If religion cannot restrain evil, it cannot claim effective power for good. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Cannot Claim Effective Evil Good Power Religion Restrain]
There is a good principle which created order, light, and man, and an evil principle which created chaos, darkness, and woman. Pythagoras
[ Chaos Created Darkness Evil Good Light Man Order Principle Which Woman]
Only crime and the criminal, it is true, confront us with the perplexity of radical evil; but only the hypocrite is really rotten to the core. Hannah Arendt
[ Confront Core Crime Criminal Evil Hypocrite Only Perplexity Radical Really Rotten True Us]
Civil strife is as much a greater evil than a concerted war effort as war itself is worse than peace. Herodotus
[ Civil Concerted Effort Evil Greater Itself Much Peace Strife Than War Worse]
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Evil Gained Good Hatred Much Works]
The important information you need at the beginning of an issue. Like way they did the old Frank Miller Daredevil issues in the first five pages he always had to state his origins and how he got his powers. Robert Kirkman
[ Always Beginning Daredevil Did First Five Frank Got Had His How Important Information Issue Issues Miller Need Old Origins Pages Powers State Way]
Tolerating evil leads only to more evil. And when good people stand by and do nothing while wickedness reigns, their communities will be consumed. Bob Riley
[ Communities Consumed Evil Good Leads More Nothing Only Reigns Stand Their Tolerating While Wickedness Will]
Fear is the dark room where the Devil develops his negatives. Gary Busey
[ Dark Develops Devil Fear His Negatives Room Where]
Life is neither good or evil, but only a place for good and evil. Marcus Aurelius
[ Evil Good Life Neither Only Place]
The momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good or evil. Francis Bacon
[ Art Evil Good Human Life Momentous Soul Thing Winning]
If there is a God, whence proceed so many evils? If there is no God, whence cometh any good? Boethius
[ Any Cometh Evils God Good Many Proceed Whence]
A national evil requires a national remedy; let not this any longer be delayed: let your minds expand, free from every narrow principle, and let the public good become the sole object of your united Christian efforts. Joseph Lancaster
[ Any Become Christian Delayed Efforts Every Evil Expand Free Good Longer Minds Narrow National Object Principle Public Remedy Requires Sole United Your]
No one who errs unwillingly is evil. Sophocles
[ Errs Evil Unwillingly]
Conservatives divide the world in terms of good and evil while liberals do it in terms of the rich and poor. Dennis Prager
[ Conservatives Divide Evil Good Liberals Poor Rich Terms While World]
Ignorance is an evil weed, which dictators may cultivate among their dupes, but which no democracy can afford among its citizens. William Beveridge
[ Afford Among Citizens Cultivate Democracy Dictators Dupes Evil Ignorance May Their Weed Which]
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. Edmund Burke
[ Evil Good Men Necessary Nothing Only Thing Triumph]
First there was the theatre of people and animals, then of people and the devil. Now we need the theatre of people and people. Edward Bond
[ Animals Devil First Need Now Theatre Then]
The press don't like to say nice things because nice is boring. It's much better to label me the devil. What we do is not brain surgery. We are entertainers, plain and simple, and we're responsible to bring that money back, to make a profit. Michael Bay
[ Back Because Better Boring Brain Bring Devil Entertainers Label Make Money Much Nice Plain Press Profit Responsible Say Simple Surgery Things]
I praticed making faces in the mirror and it would drive my mother crazy. She used to scare me by saying that I was going to see the devil if I kept looking in the mirror. That fascinated me even more, of course. Jim Carrey
[ Course Crazy Devil Drive Even Faces Fascinated Going Kept Looking Making Mirror More Mother Saying Scare See She Used Would]
Life has no meaning unless one lives it with a will, at least to the limit of one's will. Virtue, good, evil are nothing but words, unless one takes them apart in order to build something with them; they do not win their true meaning until one knows how to apply them. Paul Gauguin
[ Apart Apply Build Evil Good How Knows Least Life Limit Lives Meaning Nothing Order Something Takes Their Them True Unless Until Virtue Will Win Words]
The current health crisis, however, is a little more the work of the evil empire. We were told, we were assured, that the more meat and dairy and poultry we ate, the healthier we'd be. Mark Bittman
[ Assured Ate Crisis Current Dairy Empire Evil Health Healthier However Little Meat More Poultry Told Were Work]
All things can corrupt when minds are prone to evil. Ovid
[ Corrupt Evil Minds Prone Things]
Money doesn't mind if we say it's evil, it goes from strength to strength. It's a fiction, an addiction, and a tacit conspiracy. Martin Amis
[ Addiction Conspiracy Evil Fiction Goes Mind Money Say Strength Tacit]
I would rather be ignorant than knowledgeable of evils. Aeschylus
[ Evils Ignorant Knowledgeable Rather Than Would]
This is the very devilish thing about foreign affairs: they are foreign and will not always conform to our whim. James Reston
[ Affairs Always Conform Devilish Foreign Our Thing Very Whim Will]
The whole course of human history may depend on a change of heart in one solitary and even humble individual - for it is in the solitary mind and soul of the individual that the battle between good and evil is waged and ultimately won or lost. M. Scott Peck
[ Battle Between Change Course Depend Even Evil Good Heart History Human Humble Individual Lost May Mind Solitary Soul Ultimately Waged Whole Won]
Do not have evil-doers for friends, do not have low people for friends: have virtuous people for friends, have for friends the best of men. George Santayana
[ Best Friends Low Men Virtuous]
Leisure is the handmaiden of the devil. Branch Rickey
[ Devil Handmaiden Leisure]
He knew the lie of silence to be as evil as the lie of speech. Gilbert Parker
[ Evil Knew Lie Silence Speech]
The difference being that in films, unlike in life, good does always win over evil in the end. Ajay Devgan
[ Always Being Difference Does End Evil Films Good Life Over Unlike Win]
Some of the evil of my tale may have been inherent in our circumstances. For years we lived anyhow with one another in the naked desert, under the indifferent heaven. T. E. Lawrence
[ Another Anyhow Been Circumstances Desert Evil Heaven Indifferent Inherent Lived May Naked Our Some Tale Under Years]
I hope you're representing the devil's advocate. Charles Olson
[ Advocate Devil Hope Representing]
All evil comes from the old.They grow fat on ideas and young men die of them. Jean Anouilh
[ Comes Die Evil Fat Grow Ideas Men Old Them Young]
To do nothing evil is good; to wish nothing evil is better. Claudius
[ Better Evil Good Nothing Wish]
No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks. Mary Wollstonecraft
[ Because Chooses Evil Good Happiness Man Mistakes Only Seeks]
Our nation was created in ways that allow human potential to prosper, and it created the greatest nation for people in the history of humanity. Now Obama is dismantling it, because he has no appreciation for our greatness. In fact, he resents it. He blames this country for whatever evils he sees around the world. Rush Limbaugh
[ Allow Appreciation Around Because Blames Country Created Dismantling Evils Fact Greatest Greatness History Human Humanity Nation Now Obama Obama Our Potential Prosper Resents Sees Ways Whatever World]
Whatever one thinks of President George W. Bush and his unilateralist crew, most of the people laughing at us do not think we are evil. What they think is that we are naive and incompetent. Richard Reeves
[ Bush Crew Evil George His Incompetent Laughing Most Naive President Think Thinks Us Whatever]
I grow daily to honour facts more and more, and theory less and less. A fact, it seems to me, is a great thing; a sentence printed, if not by God, then at least by the Devil. Thomas Carlyle
[ Daily Devil Fact Facts God Great Grow Honour Least Less More Printed Seems Sentence Then Theory Thing]
For centuries the leaders of Christian thought spoke of women as a necessary evil, and the greatest saints of the Church are those who despise women the most. Annie Besant
[ Centuries Christian Church Despise Evil Greatest Leaders Most Necessary Saints Spoke Those Thought Women]
Logarithmic plots are a device of the devil. Charles Francis Richter
[ Device Devil Logarithmic Plots]
But I think we are seeing a resurgence of the graphic ghost story like The Others, Devil's Backbone and The Sixth Sense. It is a return to more gothic atmospheric ghost storytelling. Guillermo del Toro
[ Atmospheric Backbone Devil Ghost Gothic Graphic More Others Resurgence Return Seeing Sense Sixth Story Storytelling Think]
Obviously one must hold oneself responsible for the evil impulses of one's dreams. In what other way can one deal with them? Unless the content of the dream rightly understood is inspired by alien spirits, it is part of my own being. Sigmund Freud
[ Alien Being Content Deal Dream Dreams Evil Hold Impulses Inspired Must Obviously Oneself Other Own Part Responsible Rightly Spirits Them Understood Unless Way]
The worst evil is - and that's the product of censorship - is the self-censorship, because that twists spines, that destroys my character because I have to think something else and say something else, I have to always control myself. Milos Forman
[ Always Because Censorship Character Control Destroys Else Evil Myself Product Say Something Spines Think Twists Worst]
With God, what is terrible is that one never knows whether it's not just a trick of the devil. Jean Anouilh
[ Devil God Just Knows Never Terrible Trick Whether]
You can make yourself feel better about yourself if you project your shadow side, if you project your own potential for evil onto someone else. By annihilating them and, therefore, your shadow, you bring yourself into some state of purity or reformation. Jennifer Beals
[ Annihilating Better Bring Else Evil Feel Into Make Onto Own Potential Project Purity Reformation Shadow Side Some Someone State Them Therefore Your Yourself]
Show business is one of the few businesses that the devil will actually agree to own just a portion of your soul because he knows if you have a performer's ego you were probably working for him all along. Marc Maron
[ Actually Agree Along Because Business Businesses Devil Ego Few Him Just Knows Own Performer Portion Probably Show Soul Were Will Working Your]
Though all afflictions are evils in themselves, yet they are good for us, because they discover to us our disease and tend to our cure. David Viscott
[ Afflictions Because Cure Discover Disease Evils Good Our Tend Themselves Though Us Yet]
No notice is taken of a little evil, but when it increases it strikes the eye. Aristotle
[ Evil Eye Increases Little Notice Strikes Taken]
All human beings are commingled out of good and evil. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Beings Evil Good Human Out]
Another great evil arising from this desire to be thought rich; or rather, from the desire not to be thought poor, is the destructive thing which has been honored by the name of "speculation"; but which ought to be called Gambling. William Cobbett
[ Another Arising Been Called Desire Destructive Evil Gambling Great Honored Name Ought Poor Rather Rich Speculation Thing Thought Which]
There is another thing about a kid, if we all remember, that you have an attraction to evil. Evil is exciting and evil is interesting, and plenty of kids have a fascination for it. Thomas Foran
[ Another Attraction Evil Exciting Fascination Interesting Kid Kids Plenty Remember Thing]
The winged words uttered in this House have gone forth to the world, on their mission of good or of evil. Caleb Cushing
[ Evil Forth Gone Good House Mission Their Uttered Winged Words World]
I suffered evils, but without allowing them to rob me of the freedom to expand. Gordon Parks
[ Allowing Evils Expand Freedom Rob Suffered Them Without]
Evil be to him who evil thinks. Edward II
[ Evil Him Thinks]
But he is unworthy the name of a minister of the gospel of peace, who is unwilling, not only to have his name cast out as evil, but also to die for the truths of the Lord Jesus. George Whitefield
[ Also Cast Die Evil Gospel His Jesus Lord Minister Name Only Out Peace Truths Unwilling Unworthy]
The 20th century taught us how far unbridled evil can and will go when the world fails to confront it. It is time that we heed the lessons of the 20th century and stand up to these murderers. It is time that we end genocide in the 21st century. Allyson Schwartz
[ Century Confront End Evil Fails Far Genocide Go Heed How Lessons Murderers Stand Taught These Time Unbridled Up Us Will World]
With devotion's visage and pious action we do sugar o'er the devil himself. Thomas Fuller
[ Action Devil Devotion Er Himself Pious Sugar]
Perfectionists are their own devils. Jack Kirby
[ Devils Own Their]
The existence of any evil anywhere at any time absolutely ruins a total optimism. George Santayana
[ Absolutely Any Anywhere Evil Existence Optimism Ruins Time Total]
Al Jazeera aired a new tape of Osama bin Laden. It was the usual stuff, he called Bush evil, the Great Satan, called him a war monger. Basically, the same thing you heard at last night's Democratic debate. Jay Leno
[ Aired Al Basically Bin Bush Called Debate Democratic Evil Great Heard Him Laden Last New Night Osama Same Satan Stuff Tape Thing Usual War]
We take nothing to the grave with us, but a good or evil conscience... It is true, terrors of conscience cast us down; and yet without terrors of conscience we cannot be raised up again. Samuel Rutherford
[ Again Cannot Cast Conscience Down Evil Good Grave Nothing Raised Take Terrors True Up Us Without Yet]
We took this challenge before our Lord and our conscience, and it must be done, because this man, Hitler, he is the ultimate evil. Claus von Stauffenberg
[ Because Before Challenge Conscience Done Evil Hitler Lord Man Must Our Took Ultimate]
Umpires are necessary evils. Doug Harvey
[ Evils Necessary Umpires]
Look at Walter Huston in The Devil and Daniel Webster: It's an incredible performance. Taylor Hackford
[ Daniel Devil Incredible Look Performance Walter Webster]
I can pretty much get in touch with my evil side pretty easily. Kelly Hu
[ Easily Evil Get Much Pretty Side Touch]
Imaginary evils are incurable. Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
[ Evils Imaginary Incurable]
But then in novels the most indifferent hero comes out right at last. Some god comes out of a theatrical cloud and leaves the poor devil ten thousand-a-year and a title. Anthony Trollope
[ Cloud Comes Devil God Hero Indifferent Last Leaves Most Novels Out Poor Right Some Ten Theatrical Then Title]
Some people turn from God because they cannot understand how a good God can permit evil in the world. Walter Lang
[ Because Cannot Evil God Good How Permit Some Turn Understand World]
God will not damn a lunatic's soul. He knows that the powers of evil are too great for those of us with weak minds. Garrett Fort
[ Damn Evil God Great Knows Lunatic Minds Powers Soul Those Too Us Weak Will]
A revival does two things. First, it returns the Church from her backsliding and second, it causes the conversion of men and women; and it always includes the conviction of sin on the part of the Church. What a spell the devil seems to cast over the Church today! Billy Sunday
[ Always Cast Causes Church Conversion Conviction Devil Does First Her Includes Men Over Part Returns Revival Second Seems Sin Spell Things Today Two Women]
Make movies. Don't make videos. Videos are evil. Jeff Ament
[ Evil Make Movies Videos]
It is bitter to lose a friend to evil, before one loses him to death. Mary Renault
[ Before Bitter Death Evil Friend Him Lose Loses]
Even more than this, however, the sick - like lepers - were often reviled because people believed that they had brought their torments upon themselves. Peter Lewis Allen
[ Because Believed Brought Even Had However More Often Reviled Sick Than Their Themselves Torments Upon Were]
Money is the fruit of evil, as often as the root of it. Henry Fielding
[ Evil Fruit Money Often Root]
When choosing between two evils, I always like to try the one I've never tried before. Mae West
[ Always Before Between Choosing Evils Never Tried Try Two]
It's pretty sad when you have to choose between the lesser of two evils. Meg White
[ Between Choose Evils Lesser Pretty Sad Two]
We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us. When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Best Capacity Develop Devoid Discover Enemies Evil Forgive Good Hate Less Love Maintain Must Our Power Prone Some Us Worst]
We will fight evil, but we will do it from above 15,000 feet. Pat Roberts
[ Above Evil Feet Fight Will]
It was necessary that the Devil should have a representation upon the earth as well as God. Warren Jeffs
[ Devil Earth God Necessary Representation Should Upon Well]
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils. Daniel Webster
[ Currency Disordered Evils Greatest Political]
The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance. Herodotus
[ Evil Good Ignorance Knowledge Only]
They give themselves to God when the Devil will no longer have them. Sophie Arnould
[ Devil Give God Longer Them Themselves Will]
The ugly is very appealing to man. It's instinct. One shrinks from the ugly, yet wants to look at it. There's a devilish fascination in it. We extract pleasure from horror. Sonya Levien
[ Appealing Devilish Extract Fascination Horror Instinct Look Man Pleasure Shrinks Ugly Very Wants Yet]
I have sometimes been haunted with the idea that it was an imperative duty, knowing what I know, and having seen what I have seen, to do all that lies in my power to show the dangers and the evils of this frightful institution. Fanny Kemble
[ Been Dangers Duty Evils Frightful Haunted Having Idea Imperative Institution Know Knowing Lies Power Seen Show Sometimes]
In the world we make good as evil and evil as good. James Caviezel
[ Evil Good Make World]
Ultimately a hero is a man who would argue with the gods, and so awakens devils to contest his vision. The more a man can achieve, the more he may be certain that the devil will inhabit a part of his creation. Norman Mailer
[ Achieve Argue Awakens Certain Contest Creation Devil Devils Gods Hero His Inhabit Man May More Part Ultimately Vision Will Would]
People desire to separate their worlds into polarities of dark and light, ugly and beautiful, good and evil, right and wrong, inside and outside. Polarities serve us in our learning and growth, but as souls we are all. Joy Page
[ Beautiful Dark Desire Evil Good Growth Inside Into Learning Light Our Outside Polarities Right Separate Serve Souls Their Ugly Us Worlds Wrong]
In restoring man from evil sovereignty, we must cheat. Sun Myung Moon
[ Cheat Evil Man Must Restoring Sovereignty]
This devil loves mankind because men are going to always make the choice that will send him into ascendancy. He's been winning the game for a long time. Taylor Hackford
[ Always Ascendancy Because Been Choice Devil Game Going Him Into Long Loves Make Mankind Men Send Time Will Winning]
The lives of the best of us are spent in choosing between evils. Junius
[ Best Between Choosing Evils Lives Spent Us]
Taxes are not good things, but if you want services, somebody's got to pay for them so they're a necessary evil. Michael Bloomberg
[ Evil Good Got Necessary Pay Services Somebody Taxes Them Things Want]
Once you are dancing with the devil, the prettiest capers won't help you. E. T. A. Hoffmann
[ Dancing Devil Help Once Prettiest Won]
I got involved in improv comedy. It settled me down when I was getting wild. I was sort of an evil teenager smashing up my cars and drinking and driving, let's just say, a lot. Bruce McCulloch
[ Cars Comedy Down Drinking Driving Evil Getting Got Improv Involved Just Lot Say Settled Smashing Sort Teenager Up Wild]
The greatest evil is physical pain. Saint Augustine
[ Evil Greatest Pain Physical]
Hierarchy is is much reviled in the present day. Mary Douglas
[ Day Hierarchy Much Present Reviled]
God and the Devil are an effort after specialization and the division of labor. Samuel Butler
[ After Devil Division Effort God Labor Specialization]
Evil, by definition, is that which endangers the good, and the good is what we perceive as a value. Konrad Lorenz
[ Definition Endangers Evil Good Perceive Value Which]
May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house. George Carlin
[ Become Confused Evil Forces House May Way Your]
Country and western is the music of the devil. That's the real truth of the matter. My late Mother, bless her, loved country and western. God, I couldn't handle it. Rick Wakeman
[ Bless Country Devil God Handle Her Late Loved Matter Mother Music Real Truth Western]
The most cogent reason for restricting the interference of government is the great evil of adding unnecessarily to its power. John Stuart Mill
[ Adding Evil Government Great Interference Most Power Reason Restricting Unnecessarily]
If you make money your god, it will plague you like the devil. Henry Fielding
[ Devil God Make Money Plague Will Your]
Dawn was written well before 9/11. People speak a lot today about the banality of evil, but not all evil is banal. Some of it is carefully structured and well-thought-out. That's where the real danger lies. Alan Dean Foster
[ Banal Banality Before Carefully Danger Dawn Evil Lies Lot Real Some Speak Structured Today Well Where Written]
Behold a worthy sight, to which the God, turning his attention to his own work, may direct his gaze. Behold an equal thing, worthy of a God, a brave man matched in conflict with evil fortune. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Attention Behold Brave Conflict Direct Equal Evil Fortune Gaze God His Man Matched May Own Sight Thing Turning Which Work Worthy]
No man is justified in doing evil on the ground of expedience. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Doing Evil Expedience Ground Justified Man]
Yea, though I walk through the valley of death I will fear no evil, for I am the meanest son of a bitch in the valley. Joel Rosenberg
[ Am Death Evil Fear Meanest Son Though Through Valley Walk Will Yea]
Much that we call evil is really good in disguises; and we should not quarrel rashly with adversities not yet understood, nor overlook the mercies often bound up in them. Horace Mann
[ Adversities Bound Call Disguises Evil Good Mercies Much Nor Often Overlook Quarrel Really Should Them Understood Up Yet]
Poverty is from the devil and that God wants all Christians prosperous. Benny Hinn
[ Christians Devil God Poverty Prosperous Wants]
The devil's voice is sweet to hear. Stephen King
[ Devil Hear Sweet Voice]
Human nature is evil, and goodness is caused by intentional activity. Xun Zi
[ Activity Caused Evil Goodness Human Intentional Nature]
To go to the world below, having a soul which is like a vessel full of injustice, is the last and worst of all the evils. Plato
[ Below Evils Full Go Having Injustice Last Soul Vessel Which World Worst]
They that know no evil will suspect none. Ben Jonson
[ Evil Know None Suspect Will]
The want of money is the root of all evil. Samuel Butler
[ Evil Money Root Want]
Race prejudice is not only a shadow over the colored it is a shadow over all of us, and the shadow is darkest over those who feel it least and allow its evil effects to go on. Pearl S. Buck
[ Allow Colored Darkest Effects Evil Feel Go Least Only Over Prejudice Race Shadow Those Us]
The root of the evil is not the construction of new, more dreadful weapons. It is the spirit of conquest. Ludwig von Mises
[ Conquest Construction Dreadful Evil More New Root Spirit Weapons]
In both the presence of evil and the eventual triumph over evil the sweep is cosmic. It embraces the entire universe, what to man is both seen and unseen. The victory is to be accomplished through Christ. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Accomplished Both Christ Cosmic Embraces Entire Eventual Evil Man Over Presence Seen Sweep Through Triumph Universe Unseen Victory]
Europe and America must act together in the face of evil. It's high time for Americans and Europeans to restore that unity and be able to take actions collectively together. Wesley Clark
[ Able Act Actions America Americans Collectively Europe Europeans Evil Face High Must Restore Take Time Together Unity]
I do not believe a good player is capable of having an evil thought during the game. Wilhelm Steinitz
[ Believe Capable During Evil Game Good Having Player Thought]
Augustine does not disagree with this when he teaches that it is a faculty of the reason and the will to choose good with the assistance of grace; evil, when grace is absent. John Calvin
[ Absent Assistance Augustine Choose Disagree Does Evil Faculty Good Grace Reason Teaches Will]
The evil that is in the world almost always comes of ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding. Albert Camus
[ Almost Always Comes Evil Good Harm Ignorance Intentions Lack May Much Understanding World]
Marriage, if one will face the truth, is an evil, but a necessary evil. Menander
[ Evil Face Marriage Necessary Truth Will]
If evil be spoken of you and it be true, correct yourself, if it be a lie, laugh at it. Epictetus
[ Correct Evil Laugh Lie Spoken True Yourself]
I see in Communism the focus of the concentrated evil of our time. Whittaker Chambers
[ Communism Concentrated Evil Focus Our See Time]
It is not he who reviles or strikes you who insults you, but your opinion that these things are insulting. Epictetus
[ Insulting Insults Opinion Strikes These Things Your]
Verily, we know not what an evil it is to indulge ourselves, and to make an idol of our will. Samuel Rutherford
[ Evil Idol Indulge Know Make Our Ourselves Verily Will]
Ignorance, the root and stem of all evil. Plato
[ Evil Ignorance Root Stem]
It is impossible that anything so natural, so necessary, and so universal as death, should ever have been designed by providence as an evil to mankind. Jonathan Swift
[ Anything Been Death Designed Ever Evil Impossible Mankind Natural Necessary Providence Should Universal]
We can never be sure that the opinion we are endeavouring to stifle is a false opinion; and even if we were sure, stifling it would be an evil still. John Stuart Mill
[ Even Evil False Never Opinion Stifle Stifling Still Sure Were Would]
There are fully forty towers, which are lofty and well built, the largest of which has fifty steps leading to its main body, and is higher than the tower of the principal tower of the church at Seville. Hernando Cortes
[ Body Built Church Fifty Forty Fully Higher Largest Leading Lofty Main Principal Seville Steps Than Tower Towers Well Which]
What we call 'evil' doesn't necessarily deserve any kind of respect or understanding, by any means; it just deserves an acknowledgement of its complexity so we can better understand it - so we can help prevent it. Bryan Singer
[ Acknowledgement Any Better Call Complexity Deserve Deserves Evil Help Just Kind Means Necessarily Prevent Respect Understand Understanding]
Probably the toughest time in anyone's life is when you have to murder a loved one because they're the devil. Emo Philips
[ Anyone Because Devil Life Loved Murder Probably Time Toughest]
Our bodies must always be wherever that struggle and the moment we forget that, the moment we become lazy, the moment we sit back, then then the evil ones do their ordained tasks to us. William Kunstler
[ Always Back Become Bodies Evil Forget Lazy Moment Must Ones Ordained Our Sit Struggle Tasks Their Then Us Wherever]
The man who does evil to another does evil to himself, and the evil counsel is most evil for him who counsels it. Hesiod
[ Another Counsel Counsels Does Evil Him Himself Man Most]
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. Edmund Burke
[ Evil Good Men Necessary Nothing Triumph]
If men were born free, they would, so long as they remained free, form no conception of good and evil. Baruch Spinoza
[ Born Conception Evil Form Free Good Long Men Remained Were Would]
I think that episode in the third season was great. I'm really glad that we did that. He got to sleep with Sydney and kill Evil Francie and go on a mission and pretend he's a rock star. Bradley Cooper
[ Did Episode Evil Glad Go Got Great Kill Mission Pretend Really Rock Season Sleep Star Sydney Think Third]
In the Christian world... it is believed that angels were created at the beginning, and that heaven was formed of them; and that the Devil or Satan was an angel of light, who, becoming rebellions, was cast down with his crew, and that this was the origin of hell. Emanuel Swedenborg
[ Angel Angels Becoming Beginning Believed Cast Christian Created Crew Devil Down Formed Heaven Hell His Light Origin Rebellions Satan Them Were World]
If time is not real, then the dividing line between this world and eternity, between suffering and bliss, between good and evil, is also an illusion. Herman Hesse
[ Also Between Bliss Dividing Eternity Evil Good Illusion Line Real Suffering Then Time World]
Let us never forget that terrorism at its heart, at its evil heart, is a psychological war. It endeavors to break the spirit and the resolve of those it attacks by creating a lose-lose situation. Norm Coleman
[ Attacks Break Creating Endeavors Evil Forget Heart Never Psychological Resolve Situation Spirit Terrorism Those Us War]
Now I am near to the getting of my crown, which shall be sure; for I bless the Lord, and desire all of you to bless Him that He hath brought me here, and makes me triumph over devils, and men, and sin: they shall wound me no more. Donald Cargill
[ Am Bless Brought Crown Desire Devils Getting Hath Here Him Lord Makes Men More Near Now Over Shall Sin Sure Triumph Which Wound]
The city is as large as Seville or Cordova; its streets, I speak of the principal ones, are very wide and straight; some of these, and all the inferior ones, are half land and half water, and are navigated by canoes. Hernando Cortes
[ City Half Inferior Land Large Ones Principal Seville Some Speak Straight Streets These Very Water Wide]
It is better by noble boldness to run the risk of being subject to half the evils we anticipate than to remain in cowardly listlessness for fear of what might happen. Herodotus
[ Anticipate Being Better Boldness Cowardly Evils Fear Half Happen Might Noble Remain Risk Run Subject Than]
Evil is unspectacular and always human, and shares our bed and eats at our own table. W. H. Auden
[ Always Bed Eats Evil Human Our Own Shares Table]
Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being the greatest of all; too much cleverness and too much learning, accompanied with ill bringing-up, are far more fatal. Plato
[ Accompanied Being Cleverness Entire Evil Extreme Far Fatal Greatest Ignorance Ill Learning More Much Terrible Too]
It is a beautiful trait in the lover's character, that they think no evil of the object loved. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Beautiful Character Evil Loved Lover Object Think Trait]
It is a great evil, as well as a misfortune, to be unable to utter a prompt and decided 'no'. Charles Simmons
[ Decided Evil Great Misfortune Prompt Unable Utter Well]
The line between good and evil is permeable and almost anyone can be induced to cross it when pressured by situational forces. Philip Zimbardo
[ Almost Anyone Between Cross Evil Forces Good Induced Line Pressured Situational]
Heaven sends us good meat, but the Devil sends cooks. David Garrick
[ Cooks Devil Good Heaven Meat Sends Us]
The most unrealistic thing I've ever read in comics is when some group of characters calls themselves the Brotherhood of Evil or the Masters of Evil. I don't believe any character believes their goals to be truly evil. Len Wein
[ Any Believe Believes Brotherhood Calls Character Characters Comics Ever Evil Goals Group Masters Most Read Some Their Themselves Thing Truly Unrealistic]
We are not angels. Nor are we the devils you have made us out to be. Slobodan Milosevic
[ Angels Devils Made Nor Out Us]
I think that generally music should be a positive thing, I like Bob Marley's attitude: he said that his goal in life was to single handedly fight all the evil in the world with nothing but music, and when he went to a place he didn't go to play, he went to conquer. Jon Fishman
[ Attitude Bob Conquer Evil Fight Generally Go Goal His Life Marley Music Nothing Place Play Positive Said Should Single Thing Think Went World]
There are gods, but there is no God; and all gods become devils eventually. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Become Devils Eventually God Gods]
When you choose the lesser of two evils, always remember that it is still an evil. Max Lerner
[ Always Choose Evil Evils Lesser Remember Still Two]
I can not think of any circumstances in which advertising would not be an evil. Arnold J. Toynbee
[ Advertising Any Circumstances Evil Think Which Would]
The world is the devil's hunting-ground, and children are his choicest game. Anthony Comstock
[ Children Choicest Devil Game His World]
Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them. Nathaniel Hawthorne
[ Become Combine Dictionary Evil Good Hands How Innocent Knows Potent Powerless Standing Them Words]
The Devil is like a strainer that separates the mud from the gold. Carlos Santana
[ Devil Gold Mud Separates]
The devil's name is dullness. Robert E. Lee
[ Devil Dullness Name]
A benevolent mind, and the face assumes the patterns of benevolence. An evil mind, then an evil face. Jimmy Sangster
[ Assumes Benevolence Benevolent Evil Face Mind Patterns Then]
Evil is knowing better, but willingly doing worse. Philip Zimbardo
[ Better Doing Evil Knowing Willingly Worse]
Probably the worst time in a person's life is when they have to kill a family member because they are the devil. But otherwise it's been a pretty good day. Emo Philips
[ Because Been Day Devil Family Good Kill Life Member Otherwise Person Pretty Probably Time Worst]
A vigorous temper is not altogether an evil. Men who are easy as an old shoe are generally of little worth. Charles Spurgeon
[ Altogether Easy Evil Generally Little Men Old Shoe Temper Vigorous Worth]
I have seen and endured the sufferings of the troops, and I can no longer be a party to prolong these sufferings for ends which I believe to be evil and unjust. Siegfried Sassoon
[ Believe Ends Endured Evil Longer Party Prolong Seen Sufferings These Troops Unjust Which]
Nobody thinks that they're evil or bad, they think that they're doing the right thing. Andrew McCarthy
[ Bad Doing Evil Nobody Right Thing Think Thinks]
The usual cause of evil in the world is that at any given time half the people in the world are awake. Dean Rusk
[ Any Awake Cause Evil Given Half Time Usual World]
Educate men without religion and you make of them but clever devils. Arthur Wellesley
[ Clever Devils Educate Make Men Religion Them Without]
The long, dull, monotonous years of middle-aged prosperity or middle-aged adversity are excellent campaigning weather for the devil. C. S. Lewis
[ Adversity Campaigning Devil Dull Excellent Long Middle-Aged Monotonous Prosperity Weather Years]
Active Evil is better than Passive Good. William Blake
[ Active Better Evil Good Passive Than]
Only a writer who has the sense of evil can make goodness readable. E. M. Forster
[ Evil Goodness Make Only Readable Sense Writer]
The principle of evil in Europe is the enervating spirit of Russian absolutism. Lajos Kossuth
[ Europe Evil Principle Russian Spirit]
You've got to use your celebrity for good stuff, not evil. I think it's lame when people act as if they're better than everyone! Rachel Bilson
[ Act Better Celebrity Everyone Evil Good Got Lame Stuff Than Think Use Your]
I am in politics because of the conflict between good and evil, and I believe that in the end good will triumph. Margaret Thatcher
[ Am Because Believe Between Conflict End Evil Good Politics Triumph Will]
Tell the truth and shame the devil. Francois Rabelais
[ Devil Shame Tell Truth]
War is good when good survives and evil is crushed. If you don't crush evil then evil will get you. Ted Nugent
[ Crush Crushed Evil Get Good Survives Then War Will]
We, therefore, here in Britain stand shoulder to shoulder with our American friends in this hour of tragedy, and we, like them, will not rest until this evil is driven from our world. Tony Blair History
[ American Britain Driven Evil Friends Here Hour Our Rest Shoulder Stand Them Therefore Tragedy Until Will World]
The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness. Joseph Conrad
[ Alone Belief Capable Every Evil Men Necessary Quite Source Supernatural Wickedness]
To light one candle to God and another to the Devil is the principle of wisdom. Jose Bergamin
[ Another Candle Devil God Light Principle Wisdom]
Firstly you must always implicitly obey orders, without attempting to form any opinion of your own regarding their propriety. Secondly, you must consider every man your enemy who speaks ill of your king; and thirdly you must hate a Frenchman as you hate the devil. Horatio Nelson
[ Always Any Attempting Consider Devil Enemy Every Firstly Form Frenchman Hate Ill Implicitly King Man Must Obey Opinion Orders Own Propriety Regarding Secondly Speaks Their Thirdly Without Your]
So much of motion, is so much of life, and so much of joy, and to stand still, or get on but slowly, is death and the devil. Laurence Sterne
[ Death Devil Get Joy Life Motion Much Slowly Stand Still]
In order for a man to be truly evil, he must be a woman. Craig Bruce
[ Evil Man Must Order Truly Woman]
If there was no moral evil upon earth, there would be no physical evil. Joseph de Maistre
[ Earth Evil Moral Physical Upon Would]
Religion and education are no match for evil without the grace of God. B. R. Hayden
[ Education Evil God Grace Match Religion Without]
A good man would prefer to be defeated than to defeat injustice by evil means. Sallust
[ Defeat Defeated Evil Good Injustice Man Means Prefer Than Would]
I believe that, as long as there is plenty, poverty is evil. Robert Kennedy
[ Believe Evil Long Plenty Poverty]
There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity above it. Buddha
[ Above Evil Good Prove Purity]
The world needs anger. The world often continues to allow evil because it isn't angry enough. Bede Jarrett Anger
[ Allow Anger Angry Because Continues Enough Evil Needs Often World]
It's better to be good than evil, but one achieves goodness at a terrific cost. Stephen King
[ Achieves Better Cost Evil Good Goodness Terrific Than]
Where liberty dies, evil grows. Hamid Karzai
[ Dies Evil Grows Liberty Where]
I've learned a lot about good and evil. They are not always what they appear to be. Charles Van Doren
[ Always Appear Evil Good Learned Lot]
Religion which requires persecution to sustain, it is of the devil's propagation. Hosea Ballou
[ Devil Persecution Propagation Religion Requires Sustain Which]
To rest satisfied with existing evils, as if we could do nothing, is not obedience; but neither is it obedience to imitate the actions of the apostles. John Nelson Darby
[ Actions Apostles Could Evils Existing Imitate Neither Nothing Obedience Rest Satisfied]
Evil is like water, it abounds, is cheap, soon fouls, but runs itself clear of taint. Samuel Butler
[ Abounds Cheap Clear Evil Fouls Itself Runs Soon Water]
Solitude is better than the society of evil persons. Abu Bakr
[ Better Evil Persons Society Solitude Than]
Do Tasmanian devils really exist? Tom Cochrane
[ Devils Exist Really]
To be free from evil thoughts is God's best gift. Aeschylus
[ Best Evil Free Gift God Thoughts]
The resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible. Thomas Hardy
[ Advanced Avoid Avoidance Evil Far Framed Impossible Make Resolution Seldom Till]
Between two evils, choose neither; between two goods, choose both. Tryon Edwards
[ Between Both Choose Evils Goods Neither Two]
That some are poorer than others, ever was and ever will be: And that many are naturally querulous and envious, is an Evil as old as the World. William Petty
[ Envious Ever Evil Many Naturally Old Others Poorer Some Than Will World]
To do no evil is good, to intend none better. Claudius
[ Better Evil Good Intend None]
It has been said that the love of money is the root of all evil. The want of money is so quite as truly. Samuel Butler
[ Been Evil Love Money Quite Root Said Truly Want]
It is so stupid of modern civilisation to have given up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it. Ronald Knox
[ Believing Civilisation Devil Explanation Given Modern Only Stupid Up]
Oh, you know, driving around, coming to a stop sign and an entire family, from 8 to 80, will be looking at me with that Dr. Evil look - pinkie on the mouth. Mike Myers
[ Around Coming Dr Driving Entire Evil Family Know Look Looking Mouth Oh Sign Stop Will]
Above all we should not forget that government is an evil, a usurpation upon the private judgement and individual conscience of mankind. William Godwin
[ Above Conscience Evil Forget Government Individual Judgement Mankind Private Should Upon Usurpation]
You seem to think that the only genuine existence evil can have is conscious existence - that no one is evil unless he admits it to himself. I disagree. Gene Wolfe
[ Admits Conscious Disagree Evil Existence Genuine Himself Only Seem Think Unless]
Be ever engaged, so that whenever the devil calls he may find you occupied. St. Jerome
[ Calls Devil Engaged Ever Find May Occupied Whenever]
Violence isn't always evil. What's evil is the infatuation with violence. Jim Morrison
[ Always Evil Infatuation Violence]
Some things must be good in themselves, else there could be no measure whereby to lay out good and evil. Benjamin Whichcote
[ Could Else Evil Good Lay Measure Must Out Some Themselves Things Whereby]
But when we place God on our side of things, that we are now ridding the world of evil - that's very dangerous, that one nation has this role to rid the world of evil. What about the evil we have committed, that we are complicit in? Jim Wallis
[ Committed Complicit Dangerous Evil God Nation Now Our Place Rid Ridding Role Side Things Very World]
There is no greater evil than anarchy. Sophocles
[ Anarchy Evil Greater Than]
If power made one evil, then God would be the Devil. Jonah Goldberg
[ Devil Evil God Made Power Then Would]
What would I have done if I'd been put to the test? Would I have risked my own life for people I hardly knew? Probably, I would have looked the other way at best or become another apologist for evil at worst. Lionel Blue
[ Another Become Been Best Done Evil Hardly Knew Life Looked Other Own Probably Put Risked Test Way Worst Would]
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous. Plato
[ Aim Becomes Evil Knowledge Virtuous]
The devil will let a preacher prepare a sermon if it will keep him from preparing himself. Vance Havner
[ Devil Him Himself Keep Preacher Prepare Preparing Sermon Will]
Change is certain. Peace is followed by disturbances; departure of evil men by their return. Such recurrences should not constitute occasions for sadness but realities for awareness, so that one may be happy in the interim. Percy Bysshe Shelley
[ Awareness Certain Change Constitute Departure Disturbances Evil Followed Happy Interim May Men Occasions Peace Realities Return Sadness Should Such Their]
I walked along that slippery slope where if you fail through lack of faith, you sell your soul to the devil. Michelle Shocked
[ Along Devil Fail Faith Lack Sell Slippery Slope Soul Through Walked Where Your]
The man who has his millions will want everything he can lay his hands on and then raise his voice against the poor devil who wants ten cents more a day. Samuel Gompers
[ Against Cents Day Devil Everything Hands His Lay Man Millions More Poor Raise Ten Then Voice Want Wants Will]
The bad man desires arbitrary power. What moves the evil man is the love of injustice. John Rawls
[ Arbitrary Bad Desires Evil Injustice Love Man Moves Power]
It is my opinion that human history can make no sense unless evil doings are recognized for what they are, and that they are bearable only if somehow they may be redeemed. Simon Conway Morris
[ Bearable Doings Evil History Human Make May Only Opinion Recognized Redeemed Sense Somehow Unless]
How easy it is to judge rightly after one sees what evil comes from judging wrongly! Elizabeth Gaskell
[ After Comes Easy Evil How Judge Judging Rightly Sees Wrongly]
May we be saved from evil thoughts and deed of enemies of world peace who find pleasure in creating havoc and perpetrating all forms of carnage. Yahya Jammeh
[ Carnage Creating Deed Enemies Evil Find Forms Havoc May Peace Pleasure Saved Thoughts World]
My district includes the two urban centers of Charlotte and Fayetteville, as well as large rural areas. Obviously, these diverse segments of North Carolina require different approaches to meeting current and future transportation demands. Robin Hayes
[ Approaches Areas Carolina Centers Charlotte Current Demands Different District Diverse Future Includes Large Meeting North Obviously Require Rural Segments These Transportation Two Urban Well]
If you young fellows were wise, the devil couldn't do anything to you, but since you aren't wise, you need us who are old. Martin Luther
[ Anything Devil Fellows Need Old Since Us Were Wise Young]
When you locate good in yourself, approve of it with determination. When you locate evil in yourself, despise it as something detestable. Xun Zi
[ Approve Despise Determination Detestable Evil Good Locate Something Yourself]
Good courage in a bad affair is half of the evil overcome. Titus Maccius Plautus
[ Affair Bad Courage Evil Good Half Overcome]
Struggle is strengthening. Battling with evil gives us the power to battle evil even more. Ossie Davis
[ Battle Battling Even Evil Gives More Power Strengthening Struggle Us]
The task of the educator lies in seeing that the child does not confound good with immobility and evil with activity. Maria Montessori
[ Activity Child Confound Does Educator Evil Good Lies Seeing Task]
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil. Baltasar Gracian
[ Divides Evil Friendship Good Life Multiplies]
The delicate thing about the university is that it has a mixed character, that it is suspended between its position in the eternal world, with all its corruption and evils and cruelties, and the splendid world of our imagination. Richard Hofstadter
[ Between Character Corruption Delicate Eternal Evils Imagination Mixed Our Position Splendid Suspended Thing University World]
To fight against the infidels is Jihad; but to fight against your evil self is greater Jihad. Abu Bakr
[ Against Evil Fight Greater Infidels Jihad Self Your]
In a certain sense, this guy - who is one of the most evil people in the book - he's not really that bad at running the show, because he knows what he's doing, he's smart and he's got the big picture in mind. He's like the Godfather. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Bad Because Big Book Certain Doing Evil Godfather Got Guy Knows Mind Most Picture Really Running Sense Show Smart]
I am perhaps a late follower of Zoroaster and I believe that the foundation of life is built upon the struggle between the two opposing forces of Good and Evil. Eugenio Montale
[ Am Believe Between Built Evil Follower Forces Foundation Good Late Life Opposing Perhaps Struggle Two Upon]
Despair is typical of those who do not understand the causes of evil, see no way out, and are incapable of struggle. The modern industrial proletariat does not belong to the category of such classes. Vladimir Lenin
[ Belong Category Causes Classes Despair Does Evil Incapable Industrial Modern Out Proletariat See Struggle Such Those Typical Understand Way]
Since boredom advances and boredom is the root of all evil, no wonder, then, that the world goes backwards, that evil spreads. This can be traced back to the very beginning of the world. The gods were bored; therefore they created human beings. Soren Kierkegaard
[ Advances Back Backwards Beginning Beings Bored Boredom Created Evil Gods Goes Human Root Since Spreads Then Therefore Traced Very Were Wonder World]
Knavery seems to be so much a the striking feature of its inhabitants that it may not in the end be an evil that they will become aliens to this kingdom. George III
[ Aliens Become End Evil Feature Inhabitants Kingdom Knavery May Much Seems Striking Will]
I think there are some very evil things about gentrification. Jim McKay
[ Evil Some Things Think Very]
I have always regarded global development as a struggle between the forces of good and evil. Not to be simplified as a struggle between Jesus and Satan, since I do not consider that the process is restricted to our own sphere of culture. Alva Myrdal
[ Always Between Consider Culture Development Evil Forces Global Good Jesus Our Own Process Regarded Restricted Satan Simplified Since Sphere Struggle]
This is the essential evil of vice, that it debases man. Edwin Hubbel Chapin
[ Debases Essential Evil Man Vice]
Whoever lives among many evils just as I, how can dying not be a source of gain? Sophocles
[ Among Dying Evils Gain How Just Lives Many Source Whoever]
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune. Plato
[ Accompanied Bad Cleverness Evil Excessive Great Greater Greatest Ignorance Learning Misfortune Much Neither Nor Terrible Things Training Yet]
When the devil grows old he turns hermit. Ludovico Ariosto
[ Devil Grows Hermit Old Turns]
Two urns on Jove's high throne have ever stood, the source of evil one, and one of good; from thence the cup of mortal man he fills, blessings to these, to those distributes ills; to most he mingles both. Homer
[ Blessings Both Cup Distributes Ever Evil Fills Good High Ills Man Mortal Most Source Stood Thence These Those Throne Two]
How much pain they have cost us, the evils which have never happened. Thomas Jefferson
[ Cost Evils Happened How Much Never Pain Us Which]
Despite my emphasis on technology, I do not view laws as inherently evil. My goals are political ones, even if my techniques are not. The only way to fundamentally succeed is by changing existing laws. If I rejected all help from the political arena I would inevitably fail. Bram Cohen
[ Arena Changing Despite Emphasis Even Evil Existing Fail Fundamentally Goals Help Inevitably Inherently Laws Ones Only Political Rejected Succeed Techniques Technology View Way Would]
The conscience of children is formed by the influences that surround them; their notions of good and evil are the result of the moral atmosphere they breathe. Jean Paul
[ Atmosphere Breathe Children Conscience Evil Formed Good Influences Moral Notions Result Surround Their Them]
Know one knows whether death, which people fear to be the greatest evil, may not be the greatest good. Plato
[ Death Evil Fear Good Greatest Know Knows May Whether Which]
The pious pretense that evil does not exist only makes it vague, enormous and menacing. Aleister Crowley
[ Does Enormous Evil Exist Makes Menacing Only Pious Pretense Vague]
Now that we have a democracy and you can go back and the airport air is not laden with evil any more, you can actually breathe oxygen when you land in Johannesburg. Janet Suzman
[ Actually Air Airport Any Back Breathe Democracy Evil Go Johannesburg Laden Land More Now Oxygen]
Chess is so inspiring that I do not believe a good player is capable of having an evil thought during the game. Wilhelm Steinitz
[ Believe Capable Chess During Evil Game Good Having Inspiring Player Thought]
The ignorant mind, with its infinite afflictions, passions, and evils, is rooted in the three poisons. Greed, anger, and delusion. Bodhidharma
[ Afflictions Anger Delusion Evils Greed Ignorant Infinite Mind Passions Poisons Rooted Three]
Yet the evil still increased, and, like the parasite of barnacles on a ship, if it did not destroy the structure, it obstructed its fair, comfortable progress in the path of life. William Banting
[ Comfortable Destroy Did Evil Fair Increased Life Obstructed Parasite Path Progress Ship Still Structure Yet]
The words spoken by the leader of the free world can expand the frontiers of freedom or shrink them. When Ronald Reagan called on Gorbachev to "tear down this wall," a surge of confidence rose that would ultimately breach the bounds of the evil empire. Mitt Romney
[ Bounds Breach Called Confidence Down Empire Evil Expand Free Freedom Frontiers Gorbachev Leader Reagan Ronald Rose Shrink Spoken Surge Tear Them Ultimately Wall Words World Would]
Guns are evil! And very little good comes from the availability of a bullet designed to kill human beings! Mackenzie Astin
[ Availability Beings Bullet Comes Designed Evil Good Guns Human Kill Little Very]
Somehow our devils are never quite what we expect when we meet them face to face. Nelson DeMille
[ Devils Expect Face Meet Never Our Quite Somehow Them]
It's okay for Christians throughout centuries to exterminate races and for their priests to rape little kids throughout decades, but trying to give the people the power to think and be individual, that's evil? Glenn Danzig
[ Centuries Christians Decades Evil Exterminate Give Individual Kids Little Okay Power Priests Races Their Think Throughout Trying]
The face of evil is always the face of total need. William S. Burroughs
[ Always Evil Face Need Total]
Laughter kills fear, and without fear there can be no faith. For without fear of the devil there is no need for God. Sean Connery
[ Devil Faith Fear God Kills Laughter Need Without]
I don't give the devil credit for creating nothing. Little Richard
[ Creating Credit Devil Give Nothing]
There is no good or evil: only power and those too weak to seak it. J. K. Rowling
[ Evil Good Only Power Those Too Weak]
Everyone spends their lives trying to balance their world between good and evil. Laurell K. Hamilton
[ Balance Between Everyone Evil Good Lives Spends Their Trying World]
The world has fundamentally changed. It fundamentally changed when the Berlin Wall came down and the 'evil empire' ceased to exist. We are engaged around the world whether we like it or not. Robert Foster Bennett
[ Around Berlin Came Ceased Changed Down Empire Engaged Evil Exist Fundamentally Wall Whether World]
The Jew is upset because the nations of the world - the United Nations - lash him, brand him as racist and evil, hate him and openly demonstrate their desire to destroy him. Meir Kahane
[ Because Brand Demonstrate Desire Destroy Evil Hate Him Jew Lash Nations Openly Their United Upset World]
Covetousness is both the beginning and the end of the devil's alphabet - the first vice in corrupt nature that moves, and the last which dies. Michel de Montaigne
[ Alphabet Beginning Both Corrupt Covetousness Devil Dies End First Last Moves Nature Vice Which]
Black frost. The ground is hard, the air tastes bitter. Your stars cluster in evil signs. Georg Trakl
[ Air Bitter Black Cluster Evil Frost Ground Hard Signs Stars Tastes Your]
War may sometimes be a necessary evil. But no matter how necessary, it is always an evil, never a good. We will not learn how to live together in peace by killing each other's children. Jimmy Carter
[ Always Children Each Evil Good How Killing Learn Live Matter May Necessary Never Other Peace Sometimes Together War Will]
You must recognize that the way to get the good out of your brother and your sister is not to return evil for evil. Louis Farrakhan
[ Brother Evil Get Good Must Out Recognize Return Sister Way Your]
To assert in any case that a man must be absolutely cut off from society because he is absolutely evil amounts to saying that society is absolutely good, and no-one in his right mind will believe this today. Albert Camus
[ Absolutely Amounts Any Assert Because Believe Case Cut Evil Good His Man Mind Must No-One Off Right Saying Society Today Will]
Nothing is so wretched or foolish as to anticipate misfortunes. What madness is it to be expecting evil before it comes. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Anticipate Before Comes Evil Expecting Foolish Madness Misfortunes Nothing Wretched]
There is no evil in the atom; only in men's souls. Adlai Stevenson
[ Atom Evil Men Only Souls]
The youth of an art is, like the youth of anything else, its most interesting period. When it has come to the knowledge of good and evil it is stronger, but we care less about it. Samuel Butler
[ Anything Art Care Come Else Evil Good Interesting Knowledge Less Most Period Stronger Youth]
The devil is a better theologian than any of us and is a devil still. Aiden Wilson Tozer
[ Any Better Devil Still Than Theologian Us]
If you get down and quarell everyday, you're saying prayers to the devil, I say. Bob Marley
[ Devil Down Everyday Get Prayers Say Saying]
Idleness is a constant sin, and labor is a duty. Idleness is the devil's home for temptation and for unprofitable, distracting musings; while labor profit others and ourselves. Anne Baxter
[ Constant Devil Distracting Duty Home Idleness Labor Musings Others Ourselves Profit Sin Temptation Unprofitable While]
Conservative, n: A statesman who is enamored of existing evils, as distinguished from the Liberal who wishes to replace them with others. Ambrose Bierce Politics
[ Conservative Distinguished Enamored Evils Existing Liberal Others Replace Statesman Them Wishes]
When we are unwilling to draw clear moral lines between free societies and fear societies, when we are unwilling to call the former good and the latter evil, we will not be able to advance the cause of peace because peace cannot be disconnected from freedom. Natan Sharansky
[ Able Advance Because Between Call Cannot Cause Clear Disconnected Draw Evil Fear Former Free Freedom Good Latter Lines Moral Peace Societies Unwilling Will]
The old Devil gets mad when you're trying to do good. Pray that God will move the stumbling blocks. Mahalia Jackson
[ Blocks Devil Gets God Good Mad Move Old Pray Stumbling Trying Will]
No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in, and make no effort to escape from. George Eliot
[ Continue Desire Effort Escape Evil Except Hopelessly Love Make Us]
Submit to the present evil, lest a greater one befall you. Phaedrus
[ Befall Evil Greater Lest Present Submit]
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint; that boasteth of it, is a devil. Thomas Fuller
[ Devil Falls Grieves Into Man Saint Sin]
People have discovered that they can fool the devil; but they can't fool the neighbors. Francis Bacon
[ Devil Discovered Fool Neighbors]
But what of black women?... I most sincerely doubt if any other race of women could have brought its fineness up through so devilish a fire. W. E. B. Du Bois
[ Any Black Brought Could Devilish Doubt Fire Most Other Race Sincerely Through Up Women]
Sarcasm I now see to be, in general, the language of the devil; for which reason I have long since as good as renounced it. Thomas Carlyle
[ Devil General Good Language Long Now Reason Renounced Sarcasm See Since Which]
The good news is there's no devil. The bad news is there's no heaven. There's nothing. Kerry Packer
[ Bad Devil Good Heaven News Nothing]
Memnoch the Devil happen to be my favorite of all The Vampire Chronicles. Anne Rice
[ Chronicles Devil Favorite Happen Vampire]
He fashions evil for himself who does evil to another, and an evil plan does mischief to the planner. Hesiod
[ Another Does Evil Fashions Himself Mischief Plan Planner]
If I'm alone too long I think too much, and I'm not interested in doing that. That won't lead anywhere good, I'm sure. If I'm busy I tend to stay out of trouble. An idle mind is the devil's playground. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Alone Anywhere Busy Devil Doing Good Idle Interested Lead Long Mind Much Out Playground Stay Sure Tend Think Too Trouble Won]
Be assured those will be thy worst enemies, not to whom thou hast done evil, but who have done evil to thee. And those will be thy best friends, not to whom thou hast done good, but who have done good to thee. Tacitus History
[ Assured Best Done Enemies Evil Friends Good Hast Thee Those Thou Thy Whom Will Worst]
The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man. Franz Kafka
[ Become Cannot Evil Man Mediation Necessary Seduce Serpent]
George Bush is not stupid. He's evil. OK? There's a huge difference between stupid and evil. Patton Oswalt
[ Between Bush Difference Evil George Huge Ok Stupid]
Wilde is the greatest force for evil that has appeared in Europe during the last 350 years. Lord Alfred Douglas
[ Appeared During Europe Evil Force Greatest Last Wilde Years]
You can best fight any existing evil from the inside. Hattie McDaniel
[ Any Best Evil Existing Fight Inside]
So the people will pay the penalty for their kings' presumption, who, by devising evil, turn justice from her path with tortuous speech. Hesiod
[ Devising Evil Her Justice Kings Path Pay Penalty Presumption Speech Their Tortuous Turn Will]
Because parents have power over children. They feel they have to do what their parents say. But the love of money is the root of all evil. And this is a sweet child. And to see him turn like this, this isn't him. This is not him. Michael Jackson
[ Because Child Children Evil Feel Him Love Money Over Parents Power Root Say See Sweet Their Turn]
This opinion, however, is held by most, that the devil was an angel, and that, having become an apostate, he induced as many of the angels as possible to fall away with himself, and these up to the present time are called his angels. Origen
[ Angel Angels Away Become Called Devil Fall Having Held Himself His However Induced Many Most Opinion Possible Present These Time Up]
The devil says I'm out, but the Lord says I'm safe. Billy Sunday
[ Devil Lord Out Safe Says]
Pain is no evil, unless it conquers us. Charles Kingsley
[ Conquers Evil Pain Unless Us]
Krishna children were taught that in the spiritual world there were no parents, only souls and hence this justified their being kept out of view from others, cloistered in separate buildings and sheltered from the evil material world. Mary Garden Religion
[ Being Buildings Children Evil Hence Justified Kept Krishna Material Only Others Out Parents Separate Sheltered Souls Spiritual Taught Their View Were World]
Good can imagine Evil; but Evil cannot imagine Good. W. H. Auden
[ Cannot Evil Good Imagine]
Man is subject to innumerable pains and sorrows by the very condition of humanity, and yet, as if nature had not sown evils enough in life, we are continually adding grief to grief and aggravating the common calamity by our cruel treatment of one another. Joseph Addison
[ Adding Aggravating Another Calamity Common Condition Continually Cruel Enough Evils Grief Had Humanity Innumerable Life Man Nature Our Pains Sorrows Sown Subject Treatment Very Yet]
I love Daredevil. I thought it was enjoyable. Okay? There were critical issues with it, and that's why I wear black, some people wear red - we are entitled to our opinions. Avi Arad
[ Black Critical Daredevil Enjoyable Entitled Issues Love Okay Opinions Our Red Some Thought Wear Were Why]
What characterizes a member of a minority group is that he is forced to see himself as both exceptional and insignificant, marvelous and awful, good and evil. Norman Mailer
[ Awful Both Characterizes Evil Exceptional Forced Good Group Himself Insignificant Marvelous Member Minority See]
One impulse from a vernal wood May teach you more of man, Of moral evil and of good, Than all the sages can. William Wordsworth
[ Evil Good Impulse Man May Moral More Sages Teach Than Wood]
The idea that religion and politics don't mix was invented by the Devil to keep Christians from running their own country. Jerry Falwell
[ Christians Country Devil Idea Invented Keep Mix Own Politics Religion Running Their]
Evil, when we are in its power, is not felt as evil, but as a necessity, even a duty. Simone Weil
[ Duty Even Evil Felt Necessity Power]
I do not like vaudeville, but what can I do? It likes me. Anna Held
[ Likes Vaudeville]
To live without evil belongs only to the gods. Sophocles
[ Belongs Evil Gods Live Only Without]
The most rabidly religious people are the most rabidly evil. Juliana Hatfield
[ Evil Most Religious]
Every political good carried to the extreme must be productive of evil. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
[ Carried Every Evil Extreme Good Must Political Productive]
For among other evils caused by being disarmed, it renders you contemptible; which is one of those disgraceful things which a prince must guard against. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Against Among Being Caused Contemptible Disarmed Disgraceful Evils Guard Must Other Prince Renders Things Those Which]
I believe that all government is evil, and that trying to improve it is largely a waste of time. H. L. Mencken
[ Believe Evil Government Improve Largely Time Trying Waste]
Goodness is something that makes us serene and content; it is magnificent. Those who are not good are evil. Bhumibol Adulyadej
[ Content Evil Good Goodness Magnificent Makes Serene Something Those Us]
Both mind and heart when given up to reveries and dreaminess, have a thousand avenues open for the entrance of evil. Charles Simmons
[ Avenues Both Entrance Evil Given Heart Mind Open Reveries Thousand Up]
American people are not evil. Given information, they will do the right thing. But they're not given the information. Tim Robbins
[ American Evil Given Information Right Thing Will]
There are two sides to every issue: one side is right and the other is wrong, but the middle is always evil. Ayn Rand
[ Always Every Evil Issue Middle Other Right Side Sides Two Wrong]
Marketing is the devil. Billy Bob Thornton
[ Devil Marketing]
The values by which we are to survive are not rules for just and unjust conduct, but are those deeper illuminations in whose light justice and injustice, good and evil, means and ends are seen in fearful sharpness of outline. Jacob Bronowski
[ Conduct Deeper Ends Evil Fearful Good Injustice Just Justice Light Means Outline Rules Seen Sharpness Survive Those Unjust Values Which Whose]
The great and important duty which is incumbent on Christians, is to guard against all appearance of evil; to watch against the first risings in the heart to evil; and to have a guard upon our actions, that they may not be sinful, or so much as seem to be so. George Whitefield
[ Actions Against Appearance Christians Duty Evil First Great Guard Heart Important Incumbent May Much Our Seem Sinful Upon Watch Which]
The devil is compromise. Henrik Ibsen
[ Compromise Devil]
Virtue cannot separate itself from reality without becoming a principle of evil. Albert Camus
[ Becoming Cannot Evil Itself Principle Reality Separate Virtue Without]
A great book is like great evil. Callimachus
[ Book Evil Great]
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all possible evils; for it is folly, vice, and madness, without tuition or restraint. Edmund Burke
[ Evils Folly Greatest Liberty Madness Possible Restraint Tuition Vice Virtue Wisdom Without]
Evil changes everybody! Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Changes Everybody Evil]
From the world of darkness I did loose demons and devils in the power of scorpions to torment. Charles Manson
[ Darkness Demons Devils Did Loose Power Scorpions Torment World]
Well one of the times I did a stunt was in the devil's snare room and they lifted me up on a harness and a safety rope really, really high, and they just dropped me down into the devil's snare. Rupert Grint
[ Devil Did Down Dropped Harness High Into Just Lifted Really Room Rope Safety Snare Stunt Times Up Well]
One that confounds good and evil is an enemy to good. Edmund Burke
[ Confounds Enemy Evil Good]
Anything new is always considered the devil's tool. Rip Torn
[ Always Anything Considered Devil New Tool]
Certainly it is wrong to be cruel to animals and the destruction of a whole species can be a great evil. The capacity for feelings of pleasure and pain and for the form of life of which animals are capable clearly impose duties of compassion and humanity in their case. John Rawls
[ Animals Capable Capacity Case Certainly Clearly Compassion Cruel Destruction Duties Evil Feelings Form Great Humanity Impose Life Pain Pleasure Species Their Which Whole Wrong]
We're at war against the ultimate evil in the world, and We're going to win. Johnny Isakson
[ Against Evil Going Ultimate War Win World]
I'd like to do more Shakespeare. I'd like to do Iago in Othello. I look so benign. It would be interesting to see that black evil come out of my soul. Kyle MacLachlan
[ Benign Black Come Evil Interesting Look More Othello Out See Shakespeare Soul Would]
When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading. Henny Youngman
[ Drinking Evils Gave Read Reading Up]
You and I are stuck with the necessity of taking the worst of two evils or none at all. So-I'm taking the immature Democrat as the best of the two. Nixon is impossible. Harry S. Truman
[ Best Democrat Evils Immature Impossible Necessity Nixon None Stuck Taking Two Worst]
The "Axis of Evil" was - and is - very real, as the tyrants of Iran, Iraq, and North Korea knew full well. Michael Ledeen
[ Axis Evil Full Iran Iraq Knew Korea North Real Tyrants Very Well]
It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui. Helen Keller Religion
[ Amount Devil Die Energy Ennui Expend Fellow Fighting Good His How Loving Men Much Only Own Same Spend Their Time Tracks Wonderful Would]
Advertising is only evil when it advertises evil things. David Ogilvy
[ Advertises Advertising Evil Only Things]
It is a masterpiece of the devil to make us believe that children cannot understand religion. Would Christ have made a child the standard of faith if He had known that it was not capable of understanding His words? Dwight L. Moody
[ Believe Cannot Capable Child Children Christ Devil Faith Had His Known Made Make Masterpiece Religion Standard Understand Understanding Us Words Would]
Thinking about the devil is worse than seeing the devil. Branch Rickey
[ Devil Seeing Than Thinking Worse]
Rude contact with facts chased my visions and dreams quickly away, and in their stead I beheld the horrors, the corruption, the evils and hypocrisy of society, and as I stood among them, a young wife, a great wail of agony went out from my soul. Victoria Woodhull
[ Agony Among Away Beheld Chased Contact Corruption Dreams Evils Facts Great Horrors Hypocrisy Out Quickly Rude Society Soul Stead Stood Their Them Visions Wail Went Wife Young]
No doubt one may quote history to support any cause, as the devil quotes scripture. Learned Hand
[ Any Cause Devil Doubt History May Quote Quotes Scripture Support]
At the same time we are aware that our various religions and ethical traditions often offer very different bases for what is helpful and what is unhelpful for men and women, what is right and what is wrong, what is good and what is evil. Hans Kung
[ Aware Bases Different Ethical Evil Good Helpful Men Offer Often Our Religions Right Same Time Traditions Unhelpful Various Very Women Wrong]
I always end up being the evil one, and I wouldn't hurt a fly. Eli Wallach
[ Always Being End Evil Fly Hurt Up]
Evil is not to be traced back to the individual but to the collective behavior of humanity. Reinhold Niebuhr
[ Back Behavior Collective Evil Humanity Individual Traced]
True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island... to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing. Baltasar Gracian
[ Blessing Desert Divides Evils Find Fortune Friend Friends Friendship Good Him Island Keep Life Lifetime Multiplies Real Strive True Without]
The battleline between good and evil runs through the heart of every man. Alexander Solzhenitsyn
[ Between Every Evil Good Heart Man Runs Through]
Good and evil do not exist for me any more. The fear of evil is merely a mass projection here and on Earth. Hans Bender
[ Any Earth Evil Exist Fear Good Here Mass Merely More Projection]
That in man which cannot be domesticated is not his evil but his goodness. Antonio Porchia
[ Cannot Domesticated Evil Goodness His Man Which]
The problem of evil... Why does God permit it? Or, if God is omnipotent, in which case permission and creation are the same, why did God create it? William Temple
[ Case Create Creation Did Does Evil God Omnipotent Permission Permit Problem Same Which Why]
Many of the railroad evils were inherent in the situation; they were explained by the fact that both managers and public were dealing with a new agency whose laws they did not completely understand. John Moody
[ Agency Both Completely Dealing Did Evils Explained Fact Inherent Laws Managers Many New Public Railroad Situation Understand Were Whose]
And, Mr. Speaker, if the Governor and Council don't see fit to fall in with us, I say let the general duty law, and all, go to the devil, sir, and go about our business. Christopher Gadsden
[ Business Council Devil Duty Fall Fit General Go Governor Law Mr Our Say See Sir Speaker Us]
Right now, my favorite game is Resident Evil 2. Shane West
[ Evil Favorite Game Now Resident Right]
All that we are is the result of what we have thought. If a man speaks or acts with an evil thought, pain follows him. If a man speaks or acts with a pure thought, happiness follows him, like a shadow that never leaves him. Buddha
[ Acts Evil Follows Happiness Him Leaves Man Never Pain Pure Result Shadow Speaks Thought]
Old age is far more than white hair, wrinkles, the feeling that it is too late and the game finished, that the stage belongs to the rising generations. The true evil is not the weakening of the body, but the indifference of the soul. Andre Maurois
[ Age Belongs Body Evil Far Feeling Finished Game Generations Hair Indifference Late More Old Rising Soul Stage Than Too True Weakening White Wrinkles]
People who cease to believe in God or goodness altogether still believe in the devil. I don't know why. No, I do indeed know why. Evil is always possible. And goodness is eternally difficult. Anne Rice
[ Altogether Always Believe Cease Devil Difficult Eternally Evil God Goodness Indeed Know Possible Still Why]
Government is an unnecessary evil. Human beings, when accustomed to taking responsibility for their own behavior, can cooperate on a basis of mutual trust and helpfulness. Fred Woodworth Government
[ Accustomed Basis Behavior Beings Cooperate Evil Government Human Mutual Own Responsibility Taking Their Trust Unnecessary]
When good befalls a man he calls it Providence, when evil fate. Knut Hamsun
[ Befalls Calls Evil Fate Good Man Providence]
We all say, 'You don't have to run around playing all these tournaments and trying to conquer the world like Dr. Evil.' Stuart Appleby
[ Around Conquer Dr Evil Playing Run Say These Tournaments Trying World]
Even papists could not see that a moral evil was detained in the soul through its physical connection with the body; and that it required the dissolution of this physical connection before the moral contagion could be removed. Adam Clarke
[ Before Body Connection Contagion Could Detained Dissolution Even Evil Moral Physical Removed Required See Soul Through]
A politician is the devil's quilted anvil; He fashions all sins on him, and the blows are never heard. John Webster
[ Anvil Blows Devil Fashions Heard Him Never Politician Sins]
Where there is mystery, it is generally suspected there must also be evil. Lord Byron
[ Also Evil Generally Must Mystery Suspected Where]
When good people in any country cease their vigilance and struggle, then evil men prevail. Pearl S. Buck
[ Any Cease Country Evil Good Men Prevail Struggle Their Then Vigilance]
If Hitler invaded hell I would make at least a favorable reference to the devil in the House of Commons. Winston Churchill
[ Commons Devil Favorable Hell Hitler House Invaded Least Make Reference Would]
To begin with myself, then, the utterances of men concerning me will differ widely, since in passing judgment almost every one is influenced not so much by truth as by preference, and good and evil report alike know no bounds. Petrarch
[ Alike Almost Begin Bounds Concerning Differ Every Evil Good Influenced Judgment Know Men Much Myself Passing Preference Report Since Then Truth Utterances Widely Will]
I think that technologies are morally neutral until we apply them. It's only when we use them for good or for evil that they become good or evil. William Gibson
[ Apply Become Evil Good Morally Neutral Only Technologies Them Think Until Use]
This is the very worst wickedness, that we refuse to acknowledge the passionate evil that is in us. This makes us secret and rotten. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Acknowledge Evil Makes Passionate Refuse Rotten Secret Us Very Wickedness Worst]
We had better dispense with the personification of evil, because it leads, all too easily, to the most dangerous kind of war: religious war. Konrad Lorenz
[ Because Better Dangerous Dispense Easily Evil Had Kind Leads Most Personification Religious Too War]
The belief that there is only one truth, and that oneself is in possession of it, is the root of all evil in the world. Max Born
[ Belief Evil Oneself Only Possession Root Truth World]
The chief beginning of evil is goodness in excess. Menander
[ Beginning Chief Evil Excess Goodness]
Then if your movie clicks with real audiences, you'll be sucked into some sort of Hollywood orbit. It's a devil of a place where the only religion that really counts is box office. Yahoo Serious
[ Audiences Box Clicks Counts Devil Hollywood Into Movie Office Only Orbit Place Real Really Religion Some Sort Sucked Then Where Your]
There is no greater evil for men than the constraint of fortune. Sophocles
[ Constraint Evil Fortune Greater Men Than]
Nobody seems to know yet how television is going to affect the radio, movies, love, housekeeping or the church, but it has definitely revived vaudeville. Edgar Bergen
[ Affect Church Definitely Going Housekeeping How Know Love Movies Nobody Radio Revived Seems Television Vaudeville Yet]
We may draw good out of evil; we must not do evil, that good may come. Maria W. Chapman
[ Come Draw Evil Good May Must Out]
It has been rightly said that nothing is unimportant, nothing powerless in the universe; a single atom can dissolve everything, and save everything! What terror! There lies the eternal distinction between good and evil. Gerard De Nerval
[ Atom Been Between Dissolve Distinction Eternal Everything Evil Good Lies Nothing Powerless Rightly Said Save Single Terror Unimportant Universe]
There's so much saint in the worst of them, and so much devil in the best of them, that a woman who's married to one of them, has nothing to learn of the rest of them. Helen Rowland
[ Best Devil Learn Married Much Nothing Rest Saint Them Woman Worst]
As covetousness is the root of all evil, so poverty is the worst of all snares. Daniel Defoe
[ Covetousness Evil Poverty Root Snares Worst]
I often remembered also that I had been told, that we shall have as many devils biting us, if we go to hell, as we have unconfessed sins on our consciences. Maria Monk
[ Also Been Biting Consciences Devils Go Had Hell Many Often Our Remembered Shall Sins Told Us]
One of the evils of money is that it tempts us to look at it rather than at the things that it buys. E. M. Forster
[ Buys Evils Look Money Rather Tempts Than Things Us]
But other vampire stories? Well, no, I really haven't read too many, and I can't say I'm crazy about romantic vampires anyway - to me the vampire is simply an evil monster. Brian Lumley
[ Anyway Crazy Evil Haven Many Monster Other Read Really Romantic Say Simply Stories Too Vampire Vampires Well]
The new always carries with it the sense of violation, of sacrilege. What is dead is sacred; what is new, that is different, is evil, dangerous, or subversive. Henry Miller
[ Always Carries Dangerous Dead Different Evil New Sacred Sense Subversive Violation]
She did not admire him any more than she had. It was merely that she considered him the Lesser of two evils. Edgar Rice Burroghs
[ Admire Any Considered Did Evils Had Him Lesser Merely More She Than Two]
Talk of the devil, and his horns appear. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Appear Devil His Horns Talk]
In times such as these, people should recognize that evil knows no borders, knows no limits and knows no compassion. Those around the globe that value freedom must continue to persevere even in the darkest of times. Michael Burgess
[ Around Borders Compassion Continue Darkest Even Evil Freedom Globe Knows Limits Must Persevere Recognize Should Such These Those Times Value]
He uses his good powers for evil, and that's when it gets to the dangerous side of it. Rosario Dawson
[ Dangerous Evil Gets Good His Powers Side Uses]
None speak of the bravery, the might, or the intellect of Jesus; but the devil is always imagined as a being of acute intellect, political cunning, and the fiercest courage. These universal and instinctive tendencies of the human mind reveal much. Lydia M. Child
[ Acute Always Being Bravery Courage Cunning Devil Fiercest Human Imagined Instinctive Intellect Jesus Might Mind Much None Political Reveal Speak Tendencies These Universal]
We have enslaved the rest of the animal creation, and have treated our distant cousins in fur and feathers so badly that beyond doubt, if they were able to formulate a religion, they would depict the Devil in human form. William Ralph Inge
[ Able Animal Badly Beyond Cousins Creation Depict Devil Distant Doubt Enslaved Feathers Form Formulate Fur Human Our Religion Rest Treated Were Would]
If you can get some of the devil's money to use for the Lord's work, if you have to borrow it, it is all right and carry on the work. John Harvey Kellogg
[ Borrow Carry Devil Get Lord Money Right Some Use Work]
Self is the root, the tree, and the branches of all the evils of our fallen state. William Law
[ Branches Evils Fallen Our Root Self State Tree]
If your religion doesn't teach you the difference between good and evil, your religion is worse than useless. Dennis Prager
[ Between Difference Evil Good Religion Teach Than Useless Worse Your]
There is such a thing as doing good that evil may come. Samuel Butler
[ Come Doing Evil Good May Such Thing]
Faith makes all evil good to us, and all good better; unbelief makes all good evil, and all evil worse. Faith laughs at the shaking of the spear; unbelief trembles at the shaking of a leaf. Robert Cecil
[ Better Evil Faith Good Laughs Leaf Makes Shaking Spear Trembles Unbelief Us Worse]