Authors that match 'oral'.

Esai Morales American Actor (1962-)
Evo Morales Bolivian Statesman (1959-)
Oral Roberts American Clergyman (1918-2009)

Quotations that match 'oral'.

Moral values, and a culture and a religion, maintaining these values are far better than laws and regulations. Swami Sivananda
[ Better Culture Far Laws Maintaining Moral Regulations Religion Than These Values]
Respect for ourselves guides our morals, respect for others guides our manners. Laurence Sterne
[ Guides Manners Morals Others Our Ourselves Respect]
To be civilized is to be potentially master of all possible ideas, and that means that one has got beyond being shocked, although one preserves one's own moral aesthetic preferences. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ Aesthetic Although Being Beyond Civilized Got Ideas Master Means Moral Own Possible Potentially Preferences Preserves Shocked]
If your morals make you dreary, depend on it, they are wrong. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Depend Dreary Make Morals Wrong Your]
The morals of yesterday are no more. They are as dead as the day they were lived. Economic independence has put woman on exactly the same footing as man. Norma Shearer
[ Day Dead Economic Exactly Footing Independence Lived Man Morals More Put Same Were Woman Yesterday]
If we are to go forward, we must go back and rediscover those precious values - that all reality hinges on moral foundations and that all reality has spiritual control. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Back Control Forward Foundations Go Hinges Moral Must Precious Reality Rediscover Spiritual Those Values]
The man whose only pleasure in life is making money, weighs less on the moral scale than an angleworm. Josh Billings
[ Less Life Making Man Money Moral Only Pleasure Scale Than Weighs Whose]
This is true only because the purposes and objectives of the Committee for Industrial Organization find economic, social, political and moral justification in the hearts of the millions who are its members and the millions more who support it. John L. Lewis
[ Because Committee Economic Find Hearts Industrial Justification Members Millions Moral More Objectives Only Organization Political Purposes Social Support True]
American GIs don't fight this unjust immoral and illegal war of Johnson's. Hanoi Hannah
[ American Fight Gis Illegal Immoral Johnson Unjust War]
In marriage, a man becomes slack and selfish, and undergoes a fatty degeneration of his moral being. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Becomes Being Degeneration Fatty His Man Marriage Moral Selfish Slack Undergoes]
I profoundly believe it takes a lot of practice to become a moral slob. William F. Buckley, Jr.
[ Become Believe Lot Moral Practice Profoundly Slob Takes]
We must get back to a very strong Christianity... Christianity shaped America and England, and we need to get back to those moral foundations that made us great. George Carey
[ America Back Christianity England Foundations Get Great Made Moral Must Need Shaped Strong Those Us Very]
Each department and institution has its own authorities and responsibilities, and they act on that basis. It is wrong to even compare such actions to what is done in Guantanamo or elsewhere by the Americans. They do not stand on a high moral platform to preach to others. Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
[ Act Actions Americans Authorities Basis Compare Department Done Each Elsewhere Even Guantanamo High Institution Moral Others Own Platform Preach Responsibilities Stand Such Wrong]
That's my personal view I would say most in my caucus agree with that but there are some who don't and I've always said that on these kinds of moral issues, people have the right to their own opinions. Stephen Harper
[ Agree Always Caucus Issues Kinds Moral Most Opinions Own Personal Right Said Say Some Their These View Would]
Without moral and intellectual independence, there is no anchor for national independence. David Ben-Gurion
[ Anchor Independence Intellectual Moral National Without]
Most of them are doomed to rapid extinction, but a few may make evolutionary inventions, such as physiological, ecological, or behavioral innovations that give these species improved competitive potential. Ernst Mayr
[ Behavioral Competitive Doomed Ecological Evolutionary Extinction Few Give Improved Innovations Inventions Make May Most Physiological Potential Rapid Species Such Them These]
Recent demonstration projects have shown that with some Federal support, a little funding can go a long way toward ensuring that low-income children have access to good oral health care. Michael K. Simpson
[ Access Care Children Demonstration Ensuring Federal Funding Go Good Health Little Long Low-Income Oral Projects Recent Shown Some Support Toward Way]
Every young man would do well to remember that all successful business stands on the foundation of morality. Henry Ward Beecher Business
[ Business Every Foundation Man Morality Remember Stands Successful Well Would Young]
Ordinary morality is only for ordinary people. Aleister Crowley
[ Morality Only Ordinary]
Under the pressure of the cares and sorrows of our mortal condition, men have at all times, and in all countries, called in some physical aid to their moral consolations - wine, beer, opium, brandy, or tobacco. Edmund Burke
[ Aid Beer Brandy Called Cares Condition Consolations Countries Men Moral Mortal Opium Our Physical Pressure Some Sorrows Their Times Tobacco Under Wine]
Someone like Einstein was quite clearly a moralist, and he had a very highly developed political vision and was very spiritual in his way, and there are many biologists and physicists of the first order who are like that. Jonathan Miller
[ Biologists Clearly Developed Einstein First Had Highly His Many Moralist Order Physicists Political Quite Someone Spiritual Very Vision Way]
The great rule of moral conduct is next to God, respect time. Johann Kaspar Lavater
[ Conduct God Great Moral Next Respect Rule Time]
Teach a child what is wise, that is morality. Teach him what is wise and beautiful, that is religion! Thomas Huxley
[ Beautiful Child Him Morality Religion Teach Wise]
I'm saying that the moral climate within the ruling class in this country is not that different from the moral climate within the ruling class of Hitler's Germany. David Clennon
[ Class Climate Country Different Germany Hitler Moral Ruling Saying Within]
The higher the building the lower the morals. Noel Coward Architecture
[ Building Higher Lower Morals]
For everything I do, I think about a 6-year-old girl and her mom that I saw at my concert last night. I think about what those two individuals would think if I were at a club last night. I never want to be arrested, and I never want to get a DUI, those are my moral values. Taylor Swift
[ Arrested Club Concert Everything Get Girl Her Individuals Last Mom Moral Never Night Saw Think Those Two Values Want Were Would]
Now here is a departure from the first principle of true ethics. Here we find ideas of moral wrong and moral right associated with something else than beneficial action. The consequent is, we lose sight of the real basis of morals, and substitute a false one. Francis Wright
[ Action Associated Basis Beneficial Consequent Departure Else Ethics False Find First Here Ideas Lose Moral Morals Now Principle Real Right Sight Something Substitute Than True Wrong]
There is an idea abroad among moral people that they should make their neighbors good. One person I have to make good: Myself. But my duty to my neighbor is much more nearly expressed by saying that I have to make him happy if I may. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Abroad Among Duty Expressed Good Happy Him Idea Make May Moral More Much Myself Nearly Neighbor Neighbors Person Saying Should Their]
He was as great as a man can be without morality. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Great Man Morality Without]
All the things I really like to do are either immoral, illegal or fattening. Alexander Woollcott
[ Either Fattening Illegal Immoral Really Things]
Noting that Huckleberry Finn was originally both valued and reviled because it shows the reader that the accepted moral code and social hierarchy is not always correct. Robert Vaughan
[ Accepted Always Because Both Code Correct Finn Hierarchy Huckleberry Moral Noting Originally Reader Reviled Shows Social Valued]
Bombing the Murrah Federal Building was morally and strategically equivalent to the U.S. hitting a government building in Serbia, Iraq, or other nations. Timothy McVeigh
[ Bombing Building Equivalent Federal Government Hitting Iraq Morally Nations Other Serbia Strategically]
I don't think a prostitute is more moral than a wife, but they are doing the same thing. Prince Philip
[ Doing Moral More Same Than Thing Think Wife]
What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his fellow citizens, namely a disposition to virtue and the performance of virtuous actions. Aristotle
[ Actions Anxious Certain Character Citizens Disposition Fellow His Moral Most Namely Performance Produce Statesman Virtue Virtuous]
It happened in Miami, in Coral Gables, a great big ol' Cuban wedding. It was pretty intense. Jon Secada
[ Big Coral Cuban Great Happened Intense Miami Ol Pretty Wedding]
My commitment to the security and future of Israel is based upon basic morality as well as enlightened self-interest. Our role in supporting Israel honors our own heritage. Gerald R. Ford
[ Based Basic Commitment Enlightened Future Heritage Honors Israel Morality Our Own Role Security Self-Interest Supporting Upon Well]
Each man must grant himself the emotions that he needs and the morality that suits him. Remy de Gourmont
[ Each Emotions Grant Him Himself Man Morality Must Needs Suits]
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse. John Stuart Mill War
[ Decayed Degraded Feeling Moral Much Nothing Patriotic State Thing Things Thinks Ugliest Ugly War Which Worse Worth]
I have reached the conclusion that those who have physical courage also have moral courage. Physical courage is a great test. Oriana Fallaci
[ Also Conclusion Courage Great Moral Physical Reached Test Those]
The minister of the Gospel is really the yardstick by which the nation measures its morals. Jimmy Swaggart
[ Gospel Measures Minister Morals Nation Really Which Yardstick]
Grandeur of character lies wholly in force of soul, that is, in the force of thought, moral principle, and love, and this may be found in the humblest condition of life. William Ellery Channing
[ Character Condition Force Found Grandeur Humblest Lies Life Love May Moral Principle Soul Thought Wholly]
For me, the moral difficulties lie in the continual pressure brought to bear on my friends and immediate family, pressure which is not directed against me personally but which at the same time is all around me. Andrei Sakharov
[ Against Around Bear Brought Continual Difficulties Directed Family Friends Immediate Lie Moral Personally Pressure Same Time Which]
It has been wisely observed by the greatest of modern thinkers that mankind has progressed more rapidly in every other respect than in morality. Lafcadio Hearn
[ Been Every Greatest Mankind Modern Morality More Observed Other Progressed Rapidly Respect Than Thinkers Wisely]
There is no surer mark of the absence of the highest moral and intellectual qualities than a cold reception of excellence. Philip James Bailey
[ Absence Cold Excellence Highest Intellectual Mark Moral Qualities Reception Surer Than]
It is immoral from almost any point of view to refuse to defend yourself and others from very grave and terrible threats, even as there are limits to the means that can be used in such defense. Herman Kahn
[ Almost Any Defend Defense Even Grave Immoral Limits Means Others Point Refuse Such Terrible Threats Used Very View Yourself]
I just think people should find the music that helps them through the day and enjoy that. I've never felt like, if somebody does or doesn't like what I'm doing, it's a morality issue. Amy Grant
[ Day Does Doing Enjoy Felt Find Helps Issue Just Morality Music Never Should Somebody Them Think Through]
I learned at a very early age, the easiest thing in the world is to tell the truth, and then you don't have to remember what you said. It has nothing to do with morality, just remembering what you said. Robert Evans
[ Age Early Easiest Just Learned Morality Nothing Remember Remembering Said Tell Then Thing Truth Very World]
While that amendment failed, human cloning continues to advance and the breakthrough in this unethical and morally questionable science is around the corner. Mike Pence
[ Advance Amendment Around Breakthrough Cloning Continues Corner Failed Human Morally Questionable Science Unethical While]
It seems to be impossible to hold a credible election without reforming the electoral system. Sheikh Hasina
[ Credible Election Electoral Hold Impossible Reforming Seems System Without]
I think it's very important that the United States keeps out of the local electoral process in Mexico. Vicente Fox
[ Electoral Important Keeps Local Mexico Out Process States Think United Very]
You can't raise the standard of women's morals by raising their pay envelope. It lies deeper than that. Billy Sunday
[ Deeper Envelope Lies Morals Pay Raise Raising Standard Than Their Women]
This country was the moral leader of the world until George Bush became president. Howard Dean
[ Became Bush Country George Leader Moral President Until World]
Ages when custom is unsettled are necessarily ages of prophecy. The moralist cannot teach what is revealed; he must reveal what can be taught. He has to seek insight rather than to preach. Walter Lippmann
[ Ages Cannot Custom Insight Moralist Must Necessarily Preach Prophecy Rather Reveal Revealed Seek Taught Teach Than Unsettled]
Morality comes with the sad wisdom of age, when the sense of curiosity has withered. Graham Greene
[ Age Comes Curiosity Morality Sad Sense Wisdom Withered]
A man's moral conscience is the curse he had to accept from the gods in order to gain from them the right to dream. William Faulkner
[ Accept Conscience Curse Dream Gain Gods Had Man Moral Order Right Them]
Rosa Parks was a woman of strength, conviction, and morality. Her action on December 1, 1955, to defy the law made her a leading figure in our nation's civil rights history. John Shimkus
[ Action Civil Conviction December Defy Figure Her History Law Leading Made Morality Nation Our Parks Rights Rosa Strength Woman]
Justice has nothing to do with victor nations and vanquished nations, but must be a moral standard that all the world's peoples can agree to. To seek this and to achieve it - that is true civilization. Hideki Tojo
[ Achieve Agree Civilization Justice Moral Must Nations Nothing Peoples Seek Standard True Vanquished Victor World]
Modern sociology is virtually an attempt to take up the larger program of social analysis and interpretation which was implicit in Adam Smith's moral philosophy, but which was suppressed for a century by prevailing interest in the technique of the production of wealth. Albion W. Small
[ Adam Analysis Attempt Century Implicit Interest Interpretation Larger Modern Moral Philosophy Prevailing Production Program Smith Social Sociology Suppressed Take Technique Up Virtually Wealth Which]
There is no moral authority like that of sacrifice. Nadine Gordimer
[ Authority Moral Sacrifice]
We need to go back to the way it was 30 years ago, when everybody had Grandma and Grandpa, and we were willing to pass moral judgments about right and wrong. Steven Tyler
[ Ago Back Everybody Go Grandma Grandpa Had Judgments Moral Need Pass Right Way Were Willing Wrong Years]
Modern morality and manners suppress all natural instincts, keep people ignorant of the facts of nature and make them fighting drunk on bogey tales. Aleister Crowley
[ Bogey Drunk Facts Fighting Ignorant Instincts Keep Make Manners Modern Morality Natural Nature Suppress Tales Them]
Beauty is composed of an eternal, invariable element whose quantity is extremely difficult to determine, and a relative element which might be, either by turns or all at once, period, fashion, moral, passion. Jean-Luc Godard
[ Beauty Composed Determine Difficult Either Element Eternal Extremely Fashion Invariable Might Moral Once Passion Period Quantity Relative Turns Which Whose]
The want of education and moral training is the only real barrier that exists between the different classes of men. Susanna Moodie
[ Barrier Between Classes Different Education Exists Men Moral Only Real Training Want]
All electoral laws in Europe are more democratic than they are in the United States. Peter Camejo
[ Democratic Electoral Europe Laws More States Than United]
We have a moral responsibility to protect the earth and ensure that our children and grandchildren have a healthy and sustainable environment in which to live. Jim Clyburn
[ Children Earth Ensure Environment Grandchildren Healthy Live Moral Our Protect Responsibility Sustainable Which]
So after the Lewinsky scandal, everything changed, and we moved from using the Bible to address the moral issues of our time, which were social, to moral issues of our time that were very personal. I have continued that relationship up until the present. Tony Campolo
[ Address After Bible Changed Continued Everything Issues Lewinsky Moral Moved Our Personal Present Relationship Scandal Social Time Until Up Using Very Were Which]
Of course poets have morals and manners of their own, and custom is no argument with them. Thomas Hardy
[ Argument Course Custom Manners Morals Own Poets Their Them]
It took a deadly illness to put me eye to eye with that truth, but it is a truth that the country, caught up in its ruthless ambitions and moral decay, can learn on my dime. Lee Atwater
[ Ambitions Caught Country Deadly Decay Dime Eye Illness Learn Moral Put Ruthless Took Truth Up]
My work is based on the assumption that clarity and consistency in our moral thinking is likely, in the long run, to lead us to hold better views on ethical issues. Peter Singer
[ Assumption Based Better Clarity Consistency Ethical Hold Issues Lead Likely Long Moral Our Run Thinking Us Views Work]
Buddhism has in it no idea of there being a moral law laid down by somekind of cosmic lawgiver. Alan Watts
[ Being Buddhism Cosmic Down Idea Laid Law Moral]
Undermine their pompous authority, reject their moral standards, make anarchy and disorder your trademarks. Cause as much chaos and disruption as possible but don't let them take you ALIVE. Sid Vicious
[ Alive Anarchy Authority Cause Chaos Disorder Disruption Make Moral Much Pompous Possible Reject Standards Take Their Them Undermine Your]
The success of any great moral enterprise does not depend upon numbers. William Lloyd Garrison
[ Any Depend Does Enterprise Great Moral Numbers Success Upon]
The war on drugs is wrong, both tactically and morally. It assumes that people are too stupid, too reckless, and too irresponsible to decide whether and under what conditions to consume drugs. The war on drugs is morally bankrupt. Larry Elder
[ Assumes Bankrupt Both Conditions Consume Decide Irresponsible Morally Reckless Stupid Tactically Too Under War Whether Wrong]
I don't for the life of me understand how anybody could contemplate the results of the 2000 election in the US and say that electoral politics doesn't matter any more, and that Ralph Nader was right when he said there is no difference between the two parties. Todd Gitlin
[ Any Anybody Between Contemplate Could Difference Election Electoral How Life Matter More Nader Parties Politics Ralph Results Right Said Say Two Understand Us]
Material loss can be made up through renewed labor, but the moral wrong which has been inflicted upon the conquered peoples, in the peace dictates, leaves a burning scar on the people's conscience. Hjalmar Schacht
[ Been Burning Conquered Conscience Dictates Inflicted Labor Leaves Loss Made Material Moral Peace Peoples Renewed Scar Through Up Upon Which Wrong]
As President, I will end once and for all the use of taxpayer funds to promote the National Endowment for the Arts and other programs that subsidize amoral and degrading activities. Gary Bauer
[ Activities Amoral Arts Degrading End Endowment Funds National Once Other President Programs Promote Subsidize Taxpayer Use Will]
The idea of winning a doctor's degree gradually assumed the aspect of a great moral struggle, and the moral fight possessed immense attraction for me. Elizabeth Blackwell
[ Aspect Assumed Attraction Degree Doctor Fight Gradually Great Idea Immense Moral Possessed Struggle Winning]
The cities are the principal home and seat of the human group. They are the coral colony for Man, the collective being. Alfred Doblin
[ Being Cities Collective Colony Coral Group Home Human Man Principal Seat]
Lenny Bruce is a very moral man trying to improve the world and trying to make audiences think. Dorothy Kilgallen
[ Audiences Bruce Improve Lenny Make Man Moral Think Trying Very World]
It is as hard and severe a thing to be a true politician as to be truly moral. Francis Bacon
[ Hard Moral Politician Severe Thing True Truly]
One might have thought the world would stop ascribing moral equivalence between acts of terrorism and acts of punishing terrorism. It has not happened that way. Theodore Bikel
[ Acts Between Happened Might Moral Punishing Stop Terrorism Thought Way World Would]
Even a purely moral act that has no hope of any immediate and visible political effect can gradually and indirectly, over time, gain in political significance. Vaclav Havel
[ Act Any Effect Even Gain Gradually Hope Immediate Indirectly Moral Over Political Purely Significance Time Visible]
This idea, as you know, that I have firm convictions that the idea of issues being a big deal where our mutual friend went back and he felt so strongly that the determining factor in electoral success should be a proven character. James Stockdale
[ Back Being Big Character Convictions Deal Determining Electoral Factor Felt Firm Friend Idea Issues Know Mutual Our Proven Should Strongly Success Went Where]
Bush's war in Iraq has done untold damage to the United States. It has impaired our military power and undermined the morale of our armed forces. Our troops were trained to project overwhelming power. They were not trained for occupation duties. George Soros
[ Armed Bush Damage Done Duties Forces Impaired Iraq Military Morale Occupation Our Overwhelming Power Project States Trained Troops Undermined United Untold War Were]
Scientific man is already on the moon, and yet we are still living with the moral concepts of Homer. Michelangelo Antonioni
[ Already Concepts Homer Living Man Moon Moral Scientific Still Yet]
The worst thing about war was the sitting around and wondering what you were doing morally. Paul Fussell
[ Around Doing Morally Sitting Thing War Were Wondering Worst]
The theoretically unrestricted right to develop power, to wage war against other states, is antisocial and is doubly dangerous, because the state as a mass entity represents a low moral and intellectual level. Christian Lous Lange
[ Against Antisocial Because Dangerous Develop Doubly Entity Intellectual Level Low Mass Moral Other Power Represents Right State States Theoretically Unrestricted Wage War]
Let us with caution indulge the supposition that morality can be maintained without religion. Reason and experience both forbid us to expect that national morality can prevail in exclusion of religious principle. George Washington
[ Both Caution Exclusion Expect Experience Forbid Indulge Maintained Morality National Prevail Principle Reason Religion Religious Supposition Us Without]
Equality of rights means that some people cannot simply impose obligations on others, for the moral agency and rights of those others would then be violated. Tom G. Palmer
[ Agency Cannot Equality Impose Means Moral Obligations Others Rights Simply Some Then Those Violated Would]
Morality, like language, is an invented structure for conserving and communicating order. And morality is learned, like language, by mimicking and remembering. Jane Rule
[ Communicating Conserving Invented Language Learned Mimicking Morality Order Remembering Structure]
By exploring the political and moral colorings of discoveries about what makes us tick, we can have a more honest science and a less fearful intellectual milieu. Steven Pinker
[ Discoveries Exploring Fearful Honest Intellectual Less Makes Milieu Moral More Political Science Tick Us]
It's clear enough that there was substantial fraud in Ohio, thus delivering the Electoral College vote for President Bush. George Galloway
[ Bush Clear College Delivering Electoral Enough Fraud Ohio President Substantial Thus Vote]
Words without deeds violates the moral and legal obligation we have under the genocide convention but, more importantly, violates our sense of right and wrong and the standards we have as human beings about looking to care for one another. Jon Corzine
[ Another Beings Care Convention Deeds Genocide Human Importantly Legal Looking Moral More Obligation Our Right Sense Standards Under Violates Without Words Wrong]
I believe there is a moral sense and a global ethic that commands attention from people of every religion and every faith, and people of no faith. But I think what's new is that we now have the capacity to communicate instantaneously across frontiers right across the world. Gordon Brown
[ Across Attention Believe Capacity Commands Communicate Ethic Every Faith Frontiers Global Instantaneously Moral New Now Religion Right Sense Think World]
Quite casually I wander into my plot, poke around with my characters for a while, then amble off, leaving no moral proved and no reader improved. Thorne Smith
[ Around Casually Characters Improved Into Leaving Moral Off Plot Poke Proved Quite Reader Then Wander While]
I play a nice crazy lady whose morals are right but who is really foundering. Mary Crosby
[ Crazy Lady Morals Nice Play Really Right Whose]
If we don't believe in moral absolutes and then we get into a cultural-political debate, how are we going to win? Randall Terry
[ Absolutes Believe Debate Get Going How Into Moral Then Win]
Ten percent of the big fish still remain. There are still some blue whales. There are still some krill in Antarctica. There are a few oysters in Chesapeake Bay. Half the coral reefs are still in pretty good shape, a jeweled belt around the middle of the planet. There's still time, but not a lot, to turn things around. Sylvia Earle
[ Antarctica Around Bay Belt Big Blue Coral Few Fish Good Half Lot Middle Oysters Percent Planet Pretty Remain Shape Some Still Ten Things Time Turn Whales]
Your ability to rationalize your own bad deeds makes you believe that the whole world is as amoral as you are. Doug Coupland
[ Ability Amoral Bad Believe Deeds Makes Own Rationalize Whole World Your]
The moral backbone of literature is about that whole question of memory. To my mind it seems clear that those who have no memory have the much greater chance to lead happy lives. W. G. Sebald
[ Backbone Chance Clear Greater Happy Lead Literature Lives Memory Mind Moral Much Question Seems Those Whole]
I think the ethics and morals of genetic engineering are very complicated. It intrigues me. Roger Spottiswoode
[ Complicated Engineering Ethics Genetic Intrigues Morals Think Very]
The most painful moral struggles are not those between good and evil, but between the good and the lesser good. Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
[ Between Evil Good Lesser Moral Most Painful Struggles Those]
It is becoming clear that the old platitudes can no longer be maintained, and that if we wish to improve our morals we must first improve our knowledge. Havelock Ellis
[ Becoming Clear First Improve Knowledge Longer Maintained Morals Must Old Our Platitudes Wish]
Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. It is a weapon our adversaries in today's world do not have. Ronald Reagan
[ Above Adversaries Arsenal Arsenals Courage Formidable Free Men Moral Must Our Realize Today Weapon Will Women World]
Democrats always like to brag that their guys are smarter than the opponents and Republicans always like to brag that their guys are more moral than the opponents. But if you're looking for morals in politics you're looking for bananas in the cheese department. Harry Shearer
[ Always Bananas Brag Cheese Democrats Department Guys Looking Moral Morals More Opponents Politics Republicans Smarter Than Their]
Academe, n.: An ancient school where morality and philosophy were taught. Academy, n.: A modern school where football is taught. Ambrose Bierce Sports
[ Academe Academy Ancient Football Modern Morality Philosophy School Taught Were Where]
A woman can look both moral and exciting... if she also looks as if it was quite a struggle. Edna Ferber
[ Also Both Exciting Look Looks Moral Quite She Struggle Woman]
There's the Bacon society, which is fostered by his fourth wife Helen Bacon, but I don't know what kind of performances his music gets. He wrote symphonic music and some chorale music. Carlisle Floyd
[ Bacon Chorale Fostered Fourth Gets Helen His Kind Know Music Performances Society Some Symphonic Which Wife Wrote]
The people in general ought to have regard to the moral character of those whom they invest with authority either in the legislative, executive, or judicial branches. John Witherspoon
[ Authority Branches Character Either Executive General Invest Judicial Legislative Moral Ought Regard Those Whom]
That a marriage ends is less than ideal; but all things end under heaven, and if temporality is held to be invalidating, then nothing real succeeds. John Updike
[ End Ends Heaven Held Ideal Less Marriage Nothing Real Succeeds Than Then Things Under]
The ones I pity are the ones who never stick out their neck for something they believe, never know the taste of moral struggle, and never have the thrill of victory. Jonathan Kozol
[ Believe Know Moral Neck Never Ones Out Pity Something Stick Struggle Taste Their Thrill Victory]
When your conscience says law is immoral, don't follow it. Jack Kevorkian
[ Conscience Follow Immoral Law Says Your]
We may pretend that we're basically moral people who make mistakes, but the whole of history proves otherwise. Terry Hands
[ Basically History Make May Mistakes Moral Otherwise Pretend Proves Whole]
Individual rights are the means of subordinating society to moral law. Ayn Rand
[ Individual Law Means Moral Rights Society Subordinating]
Pretensions to moral superiority are devastatingly destructive. Mary Douglas
[ Destructive Moral Pretensions Superiority]
It is fundamentally important that Grasso resign so that the New York Stock Exchange can restore its moral authority. Phil Angelides
[ Authority Exchange Fundamentally Important Moral New Resign Restore Stock York]
I like for there to be a moral, for the character to have gotten something out of the experience. Jeremy London
[ Character Experience Gotten Moral Out Something]
Books follow morals, and not morals books. Theophile Gautier
[ Books Follow Morals]
I regret to say that we of the FBI are powerless to act in cases of oral-genital intimacy, unless it has in some way obstructed interstate commerce. J. Edgar Hoover
[ Act Cases Commerce Fbi Interstate Intimacy Obstructed Powerless Regret Say Some Unless Way]
Thus, the controversy about the Moral Majority arises not only from its views, but from its name - which, in the minds of many, seems to imply that only one set of public policies is moral and only one majority can possibly be right. Edward Kennedy
[ Arises Controversy Imply Majority Many Minds Moral Name Only Policies Possibly Public Right Seems Set Thus Views Which]
Even in this glowering age, morality animates our lives with meaning. Armstrong Williams
[ Age Animates Even Lives Meaning Morality Our]
The best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned. When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Best Exist Hear Lot Lousy Mentioned Morale Never Talk Usually Word]
Leadership consists not in degrees of technique but in traits of character; it requires moral rather than athletic or intellectual effort, and it imposes on both leader and follower alike the burdens of self-restraint. Lewis H. Lapham
[ Alike Athletic Both Burdens Character Consists Degrees Effort Follower Imposes Intellectual Leader Leadership Moral Rather Requires Self-Restraint Technique Than Traits]
Herr Schroder has conducted two electoral campaigns, and he is doing it again now, by not telling people what is really necessary. He keeps avoiding the difficult and uncomfortable issues, those that imply changes and therefore provoke discussions. Angela Merkel
[ Again Avoiding Campaigns Changes Conducted Difficult Discussions Doing Electoral Imply Issues Keeps Necessary Now Provoke Really Telling Therefore Those Two Uncomfortable]
One succeeds in obtaining an equivalent production at a lower price by improving the arts, trades and agriculture and by developing the physical and moral qualities of workers, farmers and craftsmen. Antoine Lavoisier
[ Agriculture Arts Craftsmen Developing Equivalent Farmers Improving Lower Moral Obtaining Physical Price Production Qualities Succeeds Trades Workers]
They divided the city into three electoral wards, and in one ward there was 70 percent of the people, the Catholic population, and they elected eight representatives to the city council. John Hume
[ Catholic City Council Divided Eight Elected Electoral Into Percent Population Representatives Three Ward]
The theatre is supremely fitted to say: 'Behold! These things are.' Yet most dramatists employ it to say: 'This moral truth can be learned from beholding this action.' Thornton Wilder
[ Action Behold Dramatists Employ Fitted Learned Moral Most Say Supremely Theatre These Things Truth Yet]
The moral and spiritual aspects of both personal and international relationships have a practical bearing which so-called practical men deny. Henry A. Wallace
[ Aspects Bearing Both Deny International Men Moral Personal Practical Relationships So-Called Spiritual Which]
Not wishing to be disturbed over moral issues of the political economy, Americans cling to the notion that the government is a sort of automatic machine, regulated by the balancing of competing interests. C. Wright Mills
[ Americans Automatic Balancing Cling Competing Disturbed Economy Government Interests Issues Machine Moral Notion Over Political Regulated Sort Wishing]
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]
Fear, conformity, immorality: these are heavy burdens. They drain us of creative energy. And when we are drained of creative energy, we do not create. We procreate, but we do not create. David McCallum
[ Burdens Conformity Create Creative Drain Drained Energy Fear Heavy Immorality Procreate These Us]
Ultimately, we have just one moral duty: to reclaim large areas of peace in ourselves, more and more peace, and to reflect it towards others. And the more peace there is in us, the more peace there will be in our troubled world. Etty Hillesum
[ Areas Duty Just Large Moral More Others Our Ourselves Peace Reclaim Reflect Towards Troubled Ultimately Us Will World]
You have to think an awful lot about your motivations or people's behavioral intentions or what their body language can indicate or what's really going on or what makes people sometimes do, sometimes, the irrational things they do. Ron Silver
[ Awful Behavioral Body Going Indicate Intentions Irrational Language Lot Makes Motivations Really Sometimes Their Things Think Your]
People tend to associate anyone who looks and behaves differently with illegal or immoral activity. Marilyn Manson
[ Activity Anyone Associate Behaves Differently Illegal Immoral Looks Tend]
I am always a beginner. I only try to include different parts of life; the pastoral, the tragic, et cetera. Ian Hamilton Finlay
[ Always Am Beginner Cetera Different Et Include Life Only Parts Tragic Try]
Hypocrisy is a value that I think has been embraced by the Republican Party. We get lectured by people all day long about moral values by people who have their own moral shortcomings. Howard Dean
[ Been Day Embraced Get Hypocrisy Lectured Long Moral Own Party Republican Shortcomings Their Think Value Values]
Eroticism has its own moral justification because it says that pleasure is enough for me; it is a statement of the individual's sovereignty. Mario Vargas Llosa
[ Because Enough Eroticism Individual Justification Moral Own Pleasure Says Sovereignty Statement]
There are two traditions in Northern Ireland. There are two main religious denominations. But there is only one true moral denomination. And it wants peace. David Trimble
[ Denomination Denominations Ireland Main Moral Northern Only Peace Religious Traditions True Two Wants]
Some people talk of morality, and some of religion, but give me a little snug property. Maria Edgeworth
[ Give Little Morality Property Religion Snug Some Talk]
If time is money, it seems moral to save time, above all one's own, and such parsimony is excused by consideration for others. One is straight-forward. Theodor Adorno
[ Above Consideration Excused Money Moral Others Own Parsimony Save Seems Such Time]
I wanted to show a normal young girl whose only difference was that she behaved in the way a boy might, without any sense of guilt on a moral or sexual level. Roger Vadim
[ Any Behaved Boy Difference Girl Guilt Level Might Moral Normal Only Sense Sexual She Show Wanted Way Whose Without Young]
The more highly public life is organized the lower does its morality sink. E. M. Forster
[ Does Highly Life Lower Morality More Organized Public Sink]
Love is moral even without legal marriage, but marriage is immoral without love. Ellen Key Marriage
[ Even Immoral Legal Love Marriage Moral Without]
Justice is the sum of all moral duty. William Godwin
[ Duty Justice Moral Sum]
Morality is only moral when it is voluntary. Lincoln Steffens
[ Moral Morality Only Voluntary]
It took us a long time to find out that we had been lied to by our parents' generation. The moralities that were followed during our parents' generation were basically arbitrary. This caused a rift between the two generations, which was brought on by the beatniks. Peter Fonda
[ Arbitrary Basically Been Between Brought Caused During Find Followed Generation Generations Had Lied Long Moralities Our Out Parents Rift Time Took Two Us Were Which]
The people are grown very wild and loose in their morals. Peter Stuyvesant
[ Grown Loose Morals Their Very Wild]
Rigour is to the mathematician what morality is to men. Andre Weil
[ Mathematician Men Morality]
I don't have a moral plan, I'm a Canadian. David Cronenberg
[ Canadian Moral Plan]
How a society channels male aggression is one of the greatest questions as to whether that society will survive. That's why I am not against violence in the media, I am against the glorification of immoral violence. Dennis Prager
[ Against Aggression Am Channels Glorification Greatest How Immoral Male Media Questions Society Survive Violence Whether Why Will]
Of course the UN brings in a lot of moral authority. Lakhdar Brahimi
[ Authority Brings Course Lot Moral Un]
We do not look in our great cities for our best morality. Jane Austen
[ Best Cities Great Look Morality Our]
The two most important things that can be done to promote democracy in the world is first, to bring moral clarity back to world affairs and second, to link international policies to the advance of democracy around the globe. Natan Sharansky
[ Advance Affairs Around Back Bring Clarity Democracy Done First Globe Important International Link Moral Most Policies Promote Second Things Two World]
I have just come out of an electoral experience with the people of my country in which I invited them to join me in a partnership for governance. Perry Christie
[ Come Country Electoral Experience Governance Invited Join Just Out Partnership Them Which]
That free will was demonstrated in the placing of temptation before man with the command not to eat of the fruit of the tree which would give him a knowledge of good and evil, with the disturbing moral conflict to which that awareness would give rise. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Awareness Before Command Conflict Demonstrated Disturbing Eat Evil Free Fruit Give Good Him Knowledge Man Moral Placing Rise Temptation Tree Which Will Would]
Educationists should build the capacities of the spirit of inquiry, creativity, entrepreneurial and moral leadership among students and become their role model. Abdul Kalam
[ Among Become Build Capacities Creativity Entrepreneurial Inquiry Leadership Model Moral Role Should Spirit Students Their]
The only reason I'm in Hollywood is that I don't have the moral courage to refuse the money. Marlon Brando
[ Courage Hollywood Money Moral Only Reason Refuse]
Modern societies march towards morality in proportion as they leave religion behind. Paul Bert
[ Behind Leave March Modern Morality Proportion Religion Societies Towards]
If there was no moral evil upon earth, there would be no physical evil. Joseph de Maistre
[ Earth Evil Moral Physical Upon Would]
Nor does the idea of a moral order asserting itself against attack or want of conformity answer in full to our feelings regarding the tragic character. Andrew Coyle Bradley
[ Against Answer Asserting Attack Character Conformity Does Feelings Full Idea Itself Moral Nor Order Our Regarding Tragic Want]
Two things awe me most, the starry sky above me and the moral law within me. Immanuel Kant
[ Above Awe Law Moral Most Sky Starry Things Two Within]
Death is not an event in life: we do not live to experience death. If we take eternity to mean not infinite temporal duration but timelessness, then eternal life belongs to those who live in the present. Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Belongs Death Duration Eternal Eternity Event Experience Infinite Life Live Mean Present Take Temporal Then Those Timelessness]
The 'morality of compromise' sounds contradictory. Compromise is usually a sign of weakness, or an admission of defeat. Strong men don't compromise, it is said, and principles should never be compromised. Andrew Carnegie
[ Admission Compromise Compromised Contradictory Defeat Men Morality Never Principles Said Should Sign Sounds Strong Usually Weakness]
There can be no such thing, in law or in morality, as actions to an individual, but permitted to a mob. Ayn Rand
[ Actions Individual Law Mob Morality Permitted Such Thing]
Good art however "immoral" is wholly a thing of virtue. Good art can NOT be immoral. By good art I mean art that bears true witness, I mean the art that is most precise. Ezra Pound
[ Art Bears Good However Immoral Mean Most Precise Thing True Virtue Wholly Witness]
Times were changing. Clothes were changing. Morals were changing. We went from romantic loves songs like I used to do to rock 'n roll. Now that has changed to rap. So, there's always a new generation with new music. Bobby Vinton
[ Always Changed Changing Clothes Generation Loves Morals Music New Now Rap Rock Roll Romantic Songs Times Used Went Were]
To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Educate Man Menace Mind Morals Society]
We become strong, I feel, when we have no friends upon whom to lean, or to look to for moral guidance. Benito Mussolini
[ Become Feel Friends Guidance Lean Look Moral Strong Upon Whom]
Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the former invariably endangers the morals of the entire country. Karl Kraus
[ Corruption Country Endanger Endangers Entire Former Individual Invariably Latter Might Morals Than Worse]
Players should know that if you can't make the contribution of the winning shot, that your attitude every day when you come to practice, or the positive contribution you make through cheering and keeping up team morale, is just as important in the overall picture. Sue Wicks
[ Attitude Cheering Come Contribution Day Every Important Just Keeping Know Make Morale Overall Picture Players Positive Practice Shot Should Team Through Up Winning Your]
Along with the lazy man... the dying man is the immoral man: the former, a subject that does not work; the latter, an object that no longer even makes itself available to be worked on by others. Michel De Certeau
[ Along Available Does Dying Even Former Immoral Itself Latter Lazy Longer Makes Man Object Others Subject Work Worked]
What I intended to accomplish was to rouse the student body, not by means of an organization, but solely by my simple words; to urge them, not to violence, but to moral insight into the existing serious deficiencies of our political system. Kurt Huber
[ Accomplish Body Deficiencies Existing Insight Intended Into Means Moral Organization Our Political Rouse Serious Simple Solely Student System Them Urge Violence Words]
Healing is a moral thing to do. Jay Inslee
[ Healing Moral Thing]
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]
Optimism is not inherently a superior way of viewing the world. Certainly doctors will say it might be better for one's physical health to be an optimist. But, morally speaking it may not be appropriate in certain circumstances. Todd Solondz
[ Appropriate Better Certain Certainly Circumstances Doctors Health Inherently May Might Morally Optimism Optimist Physical Say Speaking Superior Viewing Way Will World]
Just as it is true that a stream cannot rise above its source, so it is true that a national literature cannot rise above the moral level of the social conditions of the people from whom it derives its inspiration. James Connolly
[ Above Cannot Conditions Derives Inspiration Just Level Literature Moral National Rise Social Source Stream True Whom]
I took pleasure when I could. I acted clearly and morally and without regret. I'm very lucky. Jeanne Calment
[ Acted Clearly Could Lucky Morally Pleasure Regret Took Very Without]
Physical bravery is an animal instinct; moral bravery is much higher and truer courage. Wendell Phillips
[ Animal Bravery Courage Higher Instinct Moral Much Physical Truer]
I think if you look at people, whether in business or government, who haven't had any moral compass, who've just changed to say whatever they thought the popular thing was, in the end they're losers. Michael Bloomberg
[ Any Business Changed Compass End Government Had Haven Just Look Losers Moral Popular Say Thing Think Thought Whatever Whether]
The corals do not look much worn, but still appear to have been dead. There are some delicate shells of molluscs from depths beyond 500 fathoms, where they were certainly living. Edward Forbes
[ Appear Been Beyond Certainly Dead Delicate Depths Fathoms Living Look Much Shells Some Still Were Where Worn]
We know no spectacle so ridiculous as the British public in one of its periodical fits of morality. Thomas B. Macaulay
[ British Fits Know Morality Periodical Public Ridiculous Spectacle]
We have, of course, long since ceased to think of Nature as the sympathetic mirror of our moods, or to imagine that she has any concern with the temporal affairs of man. Richard Le Gallienne
[ Affairs Any Ceased Concern Course Imagine Long Man Mirror Moods Nature Our She Since Sympathetic Temporal Think]
Money, not morality, is the principle commerce of civilized nations. Thomas Jefferson
[ Civilized Commerce Money Morality Nations Principle]
You cannot have Liberty in this world without what you call Moral Virtue, and you cannot have Moral Virtue without the slavery of that half of the human race who hate what you call Moral Virtue. William Blake
[ Call Cannot Half Hate Human Liberty Moral Race Slavery Virtue Without World]
America has lost the moral high ground with the rest of the world, and we have fewer allies as a result. President Bush and his administration have undermined the war on terror by using tactics outlawed by international treaty and condemned by even our closest friends. John Olver
[ Administration Allies America Bush Closest Condemned Even Fewer Friends Ground High His International Lost Moral Our Outlawed President Rest Result Tactics Terror Treaty Undermined Using War World]
I have to admit that when I watch a movie in which there is no moral context for the violence - I find that offensive. I think that's potentially damaging to society. Dean Koontz
[ Admit Context Damaging Find Moral Movie Offensive Potentially Society Think Violence Watch Which]
A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion, a thoroughly vulgar conception which has nothing sound in it and nothing true. Socrates
[ Based Conception Emotional Illusion Mere Morality Nothing Relative Sound System Thoroughly True Values Vulgar Which]
Journalism without a moral position is impossible. Every journalist is a moralist. It's absolutely unavoidable. Marguerite Duras
[ Absolutely Every Impossible Journalism Journalist Moral Moralist Position Unavoidable Without]
Ain't nobody making music to not be heard and the easiest way to be heard is to be on the radio, but you should never compromise who you are, your values or your morals. Talib Kweli
[ Compromise Easiest Heard Making Morals Music Never Nobody Radio Should Values Way Your]
Voters must have faith in the electoral process for our democracy to succeed. Blanche Lincoln
[ Democracy Electoral Faith Must Our Process Succeed Voters]
To announce that there must be no criticism of the president... is morally treasonable to the American public. Theodore Roosevelt
[ American Announce Criticism Morally Must President Public Treasonable]
There is nothing politically right that is morally wrong. Daniel O'Connell
[ Morally Nothing Politically Right Wrong]
I am an Epicurean. I consider the genuine (not the imputed) doctrines of Epicurus as containing everything rational in moral philosophy which Greek and Roman leave to us. Thomas Jefferson
[ Am Consider Containing Doctrines Everything Genuine Greek Imputed Leave Moral Philosophy Rational Roman Us Which]
The greatest gift is the passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination. Moses Hadas
[ Cheap Consoles Distracts Excites Experience Gift Gives Greatest Illumination Kind Knowledge Moral Passion Reading Wide World]
Daley may not feel a moral responsibility to eliminate discrimination but he has a legal obligation to do so. Bobby Rush
[ Daley Discrimination Eliminate Feel Legal May Moral Obligation Responsibility]
No one can be perfectly free till all are free; no one can be perfectly moral till all are moral; no one can be perfectly happy till all are happy. Herbert Spencer
[ Free Happy Moral Perfectly Till]
We moralize among ruins. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Among Ruins]
Beauty, whether moral or natural, is felt, more properly than perceived. David Hume
[ Beauty Felt Moral More Natural Perceived Properly Than Whether]
Morality is not only taught; it is caught. Neil Kurshan
[ Caught Morality Only Taught]
A fool bolts pleasure, then complains of moral indigestion. Minna Antrim
[ Bolts Complains Fool Indigestion Moral Pleasure Then]
I guess it was but I think peoples morality has changed. It's gotten more liberal and more diverse and even in a sense much more fundamental, you take the fundamental religious right in this country, its got to go back about 50 years. Larry Hagman
[ Back Changed Country Diverse Even Fundamental Go Got Gotten Guess Liberal Morality More Much Peoples Religious Right Sense Take Think Years]
Some people have much more pull than other people. But when I say that the public has ultimate responsibility, I'm not saying it in a moral sense. I'm just saying it in the sense of what is it that's really going to bring change. Jared Diamond
[ Bring Change Going Just Moral More Much Other Public Pull Really Responsibility Say Saying Sense Some Than Ultimate]
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously. William Bennett
[ Adults Children Eyes Morality Must Own Presence See Seriously Take Their]
Except among those whose education has been in the minimalist style, it is understood that hasty moral judgments about the past are a form of injustice. Jacques Barzun
[ Among Been Education Except Form Hasty Injustice Judgments Minimalist Moral Past Style Those Understood Whose]
Anything as good and true as that moral cannot be new at this late date. Richard H. Davis
[ Anything Cannot Date Good Late Moral New True]
Is advertising moral? It is part and parcel of the American free enterprise system... I challenge anybody to show any economic system that has done as much for so many in so short a time. Morris Hite
[ Advertising American Any Anybody Challenge Done Economic Enterprise Free Many Moral Much Parcel Part Short Show System Time]
Mr. Speaker, the goal of stem cell research should be to help our fellow human beings. The debate on this issue has, unfortunately, moved into dangerous unethical territory when perfectly moral alternatives exist. Jim Ryun
[ Alternatives Beings Cell Dangerous Debate Exist Fellow Goal Help Human Into Issue Moral Moved Mr Our Perfectly Research Should Speaker Stem Territory Unethical Unfortunately]
Money has no moral opinions. Abraham Polonsky
[ Money Moral Opinions]
If you tie a man's hands there is nothing moral about his not committing murder. Auberon Herbert
[ Committing Hands His Man Moral Murder Nothing Tie]
There's a moral force in a sentence when it comes out right. It speaks the writer's will to live. Don DeLillo
[ Comes Force Live Moral Out Right Sentence Speaks Will Writer]
Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more deceptive than the whole electoral system. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Deceptive Electoral Human Intentions More Nothing Obscure Populace System Than Unreliable Whole]
Napster is essentially using the music to make money for themselves and that's the part that's both morally and legally wrong. That I think is more relevant than whether or not I'm losing money. Hilary Rosen
[ Both Essentially Legally Losing Make Money Morally More Music Napster Part Relevant Than Themselves Think Using Whether Wrong]
I do not think athletes should get a free pass. I don't think we should train our children and future athletes to believe that they are above the law and morality. Armstrong Williams
[ Above Athletes Believe Children Free Future Get Law Morality Our Pass Should Think Train]
I think it's a mother's dream come true to see it work out that way. Not just the mother, but certainly parents, to know that their children have a very solid moral foundation and religious foundation. Erika Slezak
[ Certainly Children Come Dream Foundation Just Know Moral Mother Out Parents Religious See Solid Their Think True Very Way Work]
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]
Abhorrence of apartheid is a moral attitude, not a policy. Edward Heath
[ Abhorrence Apartheid Attitude Moral Policy]
Eating is not merely a material pleasure. Eating well gives a spectacular joy to life and contributes immensely to goodwill and happy companionship. It is of great importance to the morale. Elsa Schiaparelli
[ Companionship Contributes Eating Gives Goodwill Great Happy Immensely Importance Joy Life Material Merely Morale Pleasure Spectacular Well]
At a time when our moral standing in the world has been weakened by a rubber stamp Justice Department that placed the Bush Administration above the law, we now need someone who is objective and independent. And, make no mistake, Eric Holder is independent. Debbie Wasserman Schultz
[ Above Administration Been Bush Department Eric Holder Independent Justice Law Make Mistake Moral Need Now Objective Our Placed Rubber Someone Stamp Standing Time Weakened World]
I feel a big obligation to the audience, almost in a moral sense, to say something useful. If I'm going to spend a year of my life on these things, I want something that I feel that strongly about. Harold Ramis
[ Almost Audience Big Feel Going Life Moral Obligation Say Sense Something Spend Strongly These Things Useful Want Year]
All universal moral principles are idle fancies. Marquis de Sade
[ Fancies Idle Moral Principles Universal]
Moralistic is not moral. And as for truth - well, it's like brown - it's not in the spectrum. Truth is so generic. Iris Murdoch
[ Brown Generic Moral Moralistic Spectrum Truth Well]
Allowing our government to kill citizens compromises the deepest moral values upon which this country was conceived: the inviolable dignity of human persons. Helen Prejean
[ Allowing Citizens Compromises Conceived Country Deepest Dignity Government Human Inviolable Kill Moral Our Persons Upon Values Which]
Every man, in his own opinion, forms an exception to the ordinary rules of morality. William Hazlitt
[ Every Exception Forms His Man Morality Opinion Ordinary Own Rules]
For me, an area of moral clarity is: you're in front of someone who's suffering and you have the tools at your disposal to alleviate that suffering or even eradicate it, and you act. Paul Farmer
[ Act Alleviate Area Clarity Disposal Eradicate Even Front Moral Someone Suffering Tools Your]
America's greatness has been the greatness of a free people who shared certain moral commitments. Freedom without moral commitment is aimless and promptly self-destructive. John W. Gardner
[ Aimless America Been Certain Commitment Commitments Free Freedom Greatness Moral Promptly Self-Destructive Shared Without]
I did not use paint, I made myself up morally. Eleanora Duse
[ Did Made Morally Myself Paint Up Use]
You know, people who almost - yeah, there's a slight reluctance there - but there's also an ambiguity. What are their morals? What is their code of living. What are they really doing here. And it is just interesting because it is never black or white. Matt Robinson
[ Almost Also Ambiguity Because Black Code Doing Here Interesting Just Know Living Morals Never Really Reluctance Slight Their White Yeah]
Food is the moral right of all who are born into this world. Norman Borlaug
[ Born Food Into Moral Right World]
I doubt whether classical education ever has been or can be successfully carried out without corporal punishment. George Orwell
[ Been Carried Classical Corporal Doubt Education Ever Out Punishment Successfully Whether Without]
And so, today, if the state can no longer appeal to the old moral principles that belong to the Christian tradition, it will be forced to create a new official faith and new moral principles which will be binding on its citizens. Christopher Dawson
[ Appeal Belong Binding Christian Citizens Create Faith Forced Longer Moral New Official Old Principles State Today Tradition Which Will]
More than anything else, let me be clear - we need to be willing to fight for freedom, and free markets, and traditional moral values. That's what the American people want to see this movement and this party return to. Mike Pence
[ American Anything Clear Else Fight Free Freedom Markets Moral More Movement Need Party Return See Than Traditional Values Want Willing]
And while I might not always agree with the viewpoint I have to portray, because I play a district attorney, as an actress I can always tell myself that my character is trying to take the moral high ground. Lara Flynn Boyle
[ Actress Agree Always Attorney Because Character District Ground High Might Moral Myself Play Portray Take Tell Trying Viewpoint While]
Every man should follow the bent of his nature in art and letters, always provided that he does not offend against the rules of morality and good taste. Thomas Edward Brown
[ Against Always Art Bent Does Every Follow Good His Letters Man Morality Nature Offend Provided Rules Should Taste]
Convinced as I am and as I am from my government that the world needs a new moral architecture over all I believe that this should be the first topic to debate in our world of today, ethics, moral. Hugo Chavez
[ Am Architecture Believe Convinced Debate Ethics First Government Moral Needs New Our Over Should Today Topic World]
There is no morality by instinct. There is no social salvation in the end without taking thought; without mastery of logic and application of logic to human experience. Katharine Fullerton Gerould
[ Application End Experience Human Instinct Logic Mastery Morality Salvation Social Taking Thought Without]
Progressive rhetoric has the effect of concealing social crisis and moral breakdown by presenting them as the birth pangs of a new order. Christopher Lasch
[ Birth Breakdown Concealing Crisis Effect Moral New Order Pangs Presenting Progressive Rhetoric Social Them]
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts, temperate by doing temperate acts, brave by doing brave acts. Aristotle
[ Acts Become Brave Comes Doing Excellence Habit Just Moral Result Temperate]
Our generals talk a good game about taking care of their grunts, and the majority of our Beltway politicians bay with moralistic fervor about how they, too, support the troops. David Hackworth
[ Bay Care Fervor Game Generals Good Grunts How Majority Moralistic Our Politicians Support Taking Talk Their Too Troops]
Though large herds of deer do much harm to the neighbourhood, yet the injury to the morals of the people is of more moment than the loss of their crops. Gilbert White
[ Crops Deer Harm Herds Injury Large Loss Moment Morals More Much Neighbourhood Than Their Though Yet]
I know no subject more elevating, more amazing, more ready to the poetical enthusiasm, the philosophical reflection, and the moral sentiment than the works of nature. Where can we meet such variety, such beauty, such magnificence? James Thomson
[ Amazing Beauty Elevating Enthusiasm Know Magnificence Meet Moral More Nature Philosophical Poetical Ready Reflection Sentiment Subject Such Than Variety Where Works]
A state that suppresses all freedom of speech, and which by imposing the most terrible punishments, treats each and every attempt at criticism, however morally justified, and every suggestion for improvement as plotting to high treason, is a state that breaks an unwritten law. Kurt Huber
[ Attempt Breaks Criticism Each Every Freedom High However Imposing Improvement Justified Law Morally Most Plotting Punishments Speech State Suggestion Suppresses Terrible Treason Treats Unwritten Which]
I'd always liked the idea that drama acts at its best as a kind of arena for debate, not just about the thing itself, but also producing aesthetic, stylistic, political and moral discussions. Jeremy Northam
[ Acts Aesthetic Also Always Arena Best Debate Discussions Drama Idea Itself Just Kind Liked Moral Political Producing Stylistic Thing]
Morale is at the lowest point since I've been here. David Davis
[ Been Here Lowest Morale Point Since]
Law is vulnerable to the winds of intellectual or moral fashion, which it then validates as the commands of our most basic concept. Robert Bork
[ Basic Commands Concept Fashion Intellectual Law Moral Most Our Then Validates Vulnerable Which Winds]
Decadence is a difficult word to use since it has become little more than a term of abuse applied by critics to anything they do not yet understand or which seems to differ from their moral concepts. Ernest Hemingway
[ Abuse Anything Applied Become Concepts Critics Decadence Differ Difficult Little Moral More Seems Since Term Than Their Understand Use Which Word Yet]
A viewer who skips the advertising is the moral equivalent of a shoplifter. Nicholas Johnson
[ Advertising Equivalent Moral Skips Viewer]
I want you to have this feeling too - it is my moral responsibility to help you achieve this inner freedom. Dmitri Mendeleev
[ Achieve Feeling Freedom Help Inner Moral Responsibility Too Want]
Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Cannot Established Faith Liberty Morality Nor Without]
The right way is not always the popular and easy way. Standing for right when it is unpopular is a true test of moral character. Margaret Chase Smith
[ Always Character Easy Moral Popular Right Standing Test True Unpopular Way]
Scientific truth is marvelous, but moral truth is divine and whoever breathes its air and walks by its light has found the lost paradise. Horace Mann
[ Air Breathes Divine Found Light Lost Marvelous Moral Paradise Scientific Truth Walks Whoever]
The idea of democracy has been stripped of it moral imperatives and come to denote hollowness and hypocrisy. Paul Wellstone
[ Been Come Democracy Hypocrisy Idea Imperatives Moral Stripped]
There is a fine line between censorship and good taste and moral responsibility. Steven Spielberg
[ Between Censorship Fine Good Line Moral Responsibility Taste]
Every tax or rate, forcibly taken from an unwilling person, is immoral and oppressive. Auberon Herbert
[ Every Forcibly Immoral Oppressive Person Rate Taken Tax Unwilling]
Those who have prospered and profited from life's lottery have a moral obligation to share their good fortune. Dick Gephardt
[ Fortune Good Life Lottery Moral Obligation Profited Prospered Share Their Those]
Vanity of science. Knowledge of physical science will not console me for ignorance of morality in time of affliction, but knowledge of morality will always console me for ignorance of physical science. Blaise Pascal
[ Affliction Always Console Ignorance Knowledge Morality Physical Science Time Vanity Will]
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything. Plato Music
[ Charm Everything Flight Gaiety Gives Imagination Law Life Mind Moral Music Soul Universe Wings]
The accumulation of numbers always augments in some measure moral corruptions, and the consequences to health of the various vices incident thereto, are well known. William Falconer
[ Accumulation Always Augments Consequences Corruptions Health Incident Known Measure Moral Numbers Some Various Vices Well]
Religion without morality is a superstition and a curse, and morality without religion is impossible. Mark Hopkins
[ Curse Impossible Morality Religion Superstition Without]
A novel that does not uncover a hitherto unknown segment of existence is immoral. Knowledge is the novel's only morality. Milan Kundera
[ Does Existence Hitherto Immoral Knowledge Morality Novel Only Segment Uncover Unknown]
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]
We would not have our country's vigour exhausted or her moral force abated, by everlasting meddling and muddling in every quarrel, great and small, which afflicts the world. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Afflicts Country Everlasting Every Exhausted Force Great Her Meddling Moral Our Quarrel Small Vigour Which World Would]
The type of fig leaf which each culture employs to cover its social taboos offers a twofold description of its morality. It reveals that certain unacknowledged behavior exists and it suggests the form that such behavior takes. Freda Adler
[ Behavior Certain Cover Culture Description Each Employs Exists Fig Form Leaf Morality Offers Reveals Social Such Suggests Taboos Takes Twofold Type Which]
It is not more people that are needed in the world but better people, physically, morally and mentally. This question of raising the quality of our American population must also be taken into account in the question of immigration. Agnes E. Meyer
[ Account Also American Better Immigration Into Mentally Morally More Must Needed Our Physically Population Quality Question Raising Taken World]
We need men with moral courage to speak and write their real thoughts, and to stand by their convictions, even to the very death. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Convictions Courage Death Even Men Moral Need Real Speak Stand Their Thoughts Very Write]
The quality of moral behavior varies in inverse ratio to the number of human beings involved. Aldous Huxley
[ Behavior Beings Human Inverse Involved Moral Number Quality Ratio Varies]
A poem may be an instance of morality, of social conditions, of psychological history; it may instance all its qualities, but never one of them alone, nor any two or three; never less than all. Allen Tate
[ Alone Any Conditions History Instance Less May Morality Never Nor Poem Psychological Qualities Social Than Them Three Two]
There are no easy answers' but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right. Ronald Reagan
[ Answers Courage Easy Know Morally Must Right Simple]
You know, we all have our inner demons. I, for one - I can't speak for you, but I'm on the verge of moral collapse at any time. It can happen by the end of the show. Glenn Beck
[ Any Collapse Demons End Happen Inner Know Moral Our Show Speak Time Verge]
Movies are movies, and I don't think any of them are going to hurt the moral fiber of America and all that nonsense. Richard Pryor
[ America Any Fiber Going Hurt Moral Movies Nonsense Them Think]
You have stripped from me the rank and privileges of the professorship and the doctoral degree which I earned, and you have set me at the level of the lowest criminal. Kurt Huber
[ Criminal Degree Earned Level Lowest Privileges Professorship Rank Set Stripped Which]
To speak of morals in art is to speak of legislature in sex. Art is the sex of the imagination. George Jean Nathan
[ Art Imagination Legislature Morals Sex Speak]
So let us call genocide, genocide. Let us not minimize the deliberate murder of 1.5 million people. Let us have a moral victory that can shine as a light to all nations. Adam Schiff
[ Call Deliberate Genocide Light Million Minimize Moral Murder Nations Shine Us Victory]
Despite what they tell you, there are simply no moral absolutes in a complex world. Berkeley Breathed
[ Absolutes Complex Despite Moral Simply Tell World]
Fame is morally neutral. Edward R. Murrow
[ Fame Morally Neutral]
It is also one of the pleasures of oral biography, in that the reader, rather than editor, is jury. George Plimpton
[ Also Biography Editor Jury Oral Pleasures Rather Reader Than]
He combines the manners of a Marquis with the morals of a Methodist. William Gilbert
[ Combines Manners Marquis Methodist Morals]
These rules may seem simple enough, but it will require great morale and physical courage to adhere to them. But if carried out in the strict sense of the word it will surely lead to a greater success than could otherwise be attained. Major Taylor
[ Adhere Attained Carried Could Courage Enough Great Greater Lead May Morale Otherwise Out Physical Require Rules Seem Sense Simple Strict Success Surely Than Them These Will Word]
I am quite unsatisfied by the distinctions between the oral and literate. David Antin
[ Am Between Distinctions Literate Oral Quite Unsatisfied]
Today we are engaged in a deadly global struggle for those who would intimidate, torture, and murder people for exercising the most basic freedoms. If we are to win this struggle and spread those freedoms, we must keep our own moral compass pointed in a true direction. Barack Obama
[ Basic Compass Deadly Direction Engaged Exercising Freedoms Global Intimidate Keep Moral Most Murder Must Our Own Pointed Spread Struggle Those Today Torture True Win Would]
The moral world is as little exempt as the physical world from the law of ceaseless change, of perpetual flux. James G. Frazer
[ Ceaseless Change Exempt Flux Law Little Moral Perpetual Physical World]
You come before me this morning with clean hands and clean collars. I want you to have clean tongues, clean manners, clean morals and clean characters. John Burns
[ Before Characters Clean Collars Come Hands Manners Morals Morning Tongues Want]
Ultimately Warhol's private moral reference was to the supreme kitsch of the Catholic church. Allen Ginsberg
[ Catholic Church Kitsch Moral Private Reference Supreme Ultimately Warhol]
There is no moral precept that does not have something inconvenient about it. Denis Diderot
[ Does Inconvenient Moral Precept Something]
The great instrument of moral good is the imagination. Percy Bysshe Shelley
[ Good Great Imagination Instrument Moral]
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. Joseph Ratzinger
[ Although Disorder Evil Homosexual Inclination Intrinsic Itself Less Moral More Must Objective Ordered Particular Person Seen Sin Strong Tendency Thus]
Human models are more vivid and more persuasive than explicit moral commands. Daniel J. Boorstin
[ Commands Explicit Human Models Moral More Persuasive Than Vivid]
My faith has been the driving thing of my life. I think it is important that people who are perceived as liberals not be afraid of talking about moral and community values. Marian Wright Edelman
[ Afraid Been Community Driving Faith Important Liberals Life Moral Perceived Talking Thing Think Values]
Morality may consist solely in the courage of making a choice. Leon Blum
[ Choice Consist Courage Making May Morality Solely]
Truth is certainly a branch of morality and a very important one to society. Thomas Jefferson
[ Branch Certainly Important Morality Society Truth Very]
Moral principles can never be compromised; they can only be abandoned. Christian H F Riley Politics
[ moral principles]
The death tax is unfair, inefficient, economically unsound and, frankly, immoral. Jon Kyl
[ Death Economically Frankly Immoral Inefficient Tax Unfair Unsound]
I support non-discrimination for homosexuals, but I think, or at least I have the right to think - without saying whether I think it or not - I have the right to think, along with the catechism of the Catholic Church, that homosexuality is morally wrong. Rocco Buttiglione
[ Along Catholic Church Homosexuality Homosexuals Least Morally Right Saying Support Think Whether Without Wrong]
If movies are causing moral decay, then crime ought to be going up, but crime is going down. Jack Valenti
[ Causing Crime Decay Down Going Moral Movies Ought Then Up]
Science cannot resolve moral conflicts, but it can help to more accurately frame the debates about those conflicts. Heinz R. Pagels
[ Accurately Cannot Conflicts Debates Frame Help Moral More Resolve Science Those]
Where painting is weakest, namely, in the expression of the highest moral and spiritual ideas, there music is sublimely strong. Harriet Beecher Stowe
[ Expression Highest Ideas Moral Music Namely Painting Spiritual Strong Weakest Where]
Our culture is in moral chaos. On TV we celebrate freaks instead of honest, decent people. Kathie Lee Gifford
[ Celebrate Chaos Culture Decent Freaks Honest Instead Moral Our Tv]
To deny the freedom of the will is to make morality impossible. James Anthony Froude
[ Deny Freedom Impossible Make Morality Will]
No weapon has ever settled a moral problem. It can impose a solution but it cannot guarantee it to be a just one. Ernest Hemingway
[ Cannot Ever Guarantee Impose Just Moral Problem Settled Solution Weapon]
In our country the lie has become not just a moral category but a pillar of the State. Alexander Solzehnitsyn
[ Become Category Country Just Lie Moral Our Pillar State]
So long as the opposing forces are at the outset approximately equal in numbers and moral and there are no flanks to turn, a long struggle for supremacy is inevitable. Douglas Haig
[ Approximately Equal Flanks Forces Inevitable Long Moral Numbers Opposing Outset Struggle Supremacy Turn]
Since the nature of people is bad, to become corrected they must be taught by teachers and to be orderly they must acquire ritual and moral principles. Xun Zi
[ Acquire Bad Become Corrected Moral Must Nature Orderly Principles Ritual Since Taught Teachers]
I often say that in making dances I can make a world where I think things are done morally, done democratically, done honestly. Twyla Tharp
[ Dances Democratically Done Honestly Make Making Morally Often Say Things Think Where World]
All are agreed, that the increase of learning and good morals are great blessings to society. Joseph Lancaster
[ Agreed Blessings Good Great Increase Learning Morals Society]
I will not become a Napoleon nor an Alexander, and labour for my own ambition; but I will labour for freedom and for the moral well-being of man. Lajos Kossuth
[ Alexander Ambition Become Freedom Labour Man Moral Napoleon Nor Own Well-Being Will]
Nature teaches more than she preaches. There are no sermons in stones. It is easier to get a spark out of a stone than a moral. John Burroughs Nature
[ Easier Get Moral More Nature Out Preaches Sermons She Spark Stone Stones Teaches Than]
The addiction to sports, therefore, in a peculiar degree marks an arrested development in man's moral nature. Thorstein Veblen
[ Addiction Arrested Degree Development Man Marks Moral Nature Peculiar Sports Therefore]
The moral turpitude of the boys of today appears to center in their failure to concentrate on any particular objective long enough to obtain their maximum results. Major Taylor
[ Any Appears Boys Center Concentrate Enough Failure Long Maximum Moral Objective Obtain Particular Results Their Today]
It is a sad day for our country when the moral foundation of our law and the acknowledgment of God has to be hidden from public view to appease a federal judge. Soledad O'Brien
[ Acknowledgment Appease Country Day Federal Foundation God Hidden Judge Law Moral Our Public Sad View]
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]
If anyone tells you that you cannot legislate morality, remeber that legislation IS morality. Jay Alan Sekulow
[ Anyone Cannot Legislate Legislation Morality Tells]
I think segregation is bad, I think it's wrong, it's immoral. I'd fight against it with every breath in my body, but you don't need to sit next to a white person to learn how to read and write. The NAACP needs to say that. Clarence Thomas
[ Against Bad Body Breath Every Fight How Immoral Learn Naacp Need Needs Next Person Read Say Segregation Sit Think White Write Wrong]
The moral of filmmaking in Britain is that you will be screwed by the weather. Hugh Grant
[ Britain Filmmaking Moral Screwed Weather Will]
I, for one, hope that youth will again revolt and again demoralize the dead weight of conformity that now lies upon us. Howard Mumford Jones
[ Again Conformity Dead Hope Lies Now Revolt Upon Us Weight Will Youth]
The final purpose of art is to intensify, even, if necessary, to exacerbate, the moral consciousness of people. Norman Mailer
[ Art Consciousness Even Exacerbate Final Intensify Moral Necessary Purpose]
I have a strong moral sense - by my standards. Rex Stout
[ Moral Sense Standards Strong]
I look upon it as a Point of Morality, to be obliged by those who endeavour to oblige me. Richard Steele
[ Endeavour Look Morality Oblige Obliged Point Those Upon]
If I practised sex, out of moral conviction, that was one thing; but to enjoy it... seemed a defeat. Martha Gellhorn
[ Conviction Defeat Enjoy Moral Out Practised Seemed Sex Thing]
I did this within a philosophical framework, and a moral and legal framework. And I have been turned into a cartoon of the greatest villain in the history of lobbying. Jack Abramoff
[ Been Cartoon Did Framework Greatest History Into Legal Lobbying Moral Philosophical Turned Villain Within]
He who is void of virtuous attachments in private life is, or very soon will be, void of all regard for his country. There is seldom an instance of a man guilty of betraying his country, who had not before lost the feeling of moral obligations in his private connections. Samuel Adams
[ Attachments Before Betraying Connections Country Feeling Guilty Had His Instance Life Lost Man Moral Obligations Private Regard Seldom Soon Very Virtuous Void Will]
The government forces you to give your money to things you don't believe in, to have your money go to projects that might be inherently immoral. Randall Terry
[ Believe Forces Give Go Government Immoral Inherently Might Money Projects Things Your]
As a dad, he thinks that his philosophy is morally correct. He has no conscience whatsoever about letting his kids put a penny in a light socket to find out electricity is not so good for you, and if you want to learn how to swim, you have to be thrown into the deep end. Stacy Keach
[ Conscience Correct Dad Deep Electricity End Find Good His How Into Kids Learn Letting Light Morally Out Penny Philosophy Put Swim Thinks Thrown Want Whatsoever]
Our world faces a true planetary emergency. I know the phrase sounds shrill, and I know it's a challenge to the moral imagination. Al Gore Environmental
[ Challenge Emergency Faces Imagination Know Moral Our Phrase Planetary Shrill Sounds True World]
It was as if all of the happiness, all of the magic of this blissful hour had flowed together into these stirring, bittersweet tones and flowed away, becoming temporal and transitory once more. Herman Hesse
[ Away Becoming Bittersweet Flowed Had Happiness Hour Into Magic More Once Stirring Temporal These Together Tones Transitory]
Most men are individuals no longer so far as their business, its activities, or its moralities are concerned. They are not units but fractions. Charles Dickens
[ Activities Business Concerned Far Fractions Individuals Longer Men Moralities Most Their Units]
There should be a moral principle there that says, let's green the ghetto first. Let's go to those communities where they have the least ability to pay for that retrofit and make sure they get that help, make sure they get that support. And give the young people standing on those corners the opportunity to put down those handguns and pick up some caulking guns and be a part of the solution. Van Jones
[ Ability Communities Corners Down First Get Ghetto Give Go Green Guns Help Least Make Moral Opportunity Part Pay Pick Principle Put Says Should Solution Some Standing Support Sure Those Up Where Young]
No student of history can fail to see the moral interest of the Middle Ages, any more than an artist can fail to see their aesthetic interest. Goldwin Smith
[ Aesthetic Ages Any Artist Fail History Interest Middle Moral More See Student Than Their]
Fantasy allows you bend the world and the situation to more clearly focus on the moral aspects of what's happening. In fantasy you can distill life down to the essence of your story. Terry Goodkind
[ Allows Aspects Bend Clearly Distill Down Essence Fantasy Focus Happening Life Moral More Situation Story World Your]
It is of the essence of imaginative culture that it transcends the limits both of the naturally possible and of the morally acceptable. Northrop Frye
[ Acceptable Both Culture Essence Imaginative Limits Morally Naturally Possible Transcends]
Paradoxically, the people and state of Japan living on such moral props were not innocent but had been stained by their own past history of invading other Asian countries. Kenzaburo Oe
[ Asian Been Countries Had History Innocent Invading Japan Living Moral Other Own Paradoxically Past Props Stained State Such Their Were]
The teacher who would be true to his mission and accomplish the most good, must give prominence to moral as well as intellectual instruction. Sheldon Jackson
[ Accomplish Give Good His Instruction Intellectual Mission Moral Most Must Prominence Teacher True Well Would]
America must be the moral leader. It is not enough to have power. Power must be used to protect freedom and give all people hope for the opportunity to see the fruit of their own labor. Jesse Helms
[ America Enough Freedom Fruit Give Hope Labor Leader Moral Must Opportunity Own Power Protect See Their Used]
The moralist is the person who tells people that they ought to be unselfish, when they still feel like egos, and his efforts are always and invariably futile. Alan Watts
[ Always Efforts Egos Feel Futile His Invariably Moralist Ought Person Still Tells Unselfish]
There are three critical ingredients to democratic renewal and progressive change in America: good public policy, grassroots organizing and electoral politics. Paul Wellstone
[ America Change Critical Democratic Electoral Good Grassroots Ingredients Organizing Policy Politics Progressive Public Renewal Three]
We not only have a legal obligation to honor our commitments, we have a moral obligation to provide the coverage we promised to provide to these people. Bob Ney
[ Commitments Coverage Honor Legal Moral Obligation Only Our Promised Provide These]
Morale is good; troops are confident; leaders are capable. John Abizaid
[ Capable Confident Good Leaders Morale Troops]
As the ancient commander addressed his soldiers before battle, so should the moralist speak to men in the struggle of the era. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Addressed Ancient Battle Before Commander Era His Men Moralist Should Soldiers Speak Struggle]
That goes against what I believe morally. That's adultery, and if I'm accused of that, no, that's not right. I have two kids who see that and remember that and judge me. It didn't happen, and it's not to be reported that way. Nicole Kidman
[ Accused Adultery Against Believe Goes Happen Judge Kids Morally Remember Reported Right See Two Way]
If we allow the consideration of heathen morality and heathen religion to absolve us from the duty of preaching the gospel we are really deposing Christ from His throne in our own souls. Roland Allen
[ Absolve Allow Christ Consideration Duty Gospel Heathen His Morality Our Own Preaching Really Religion Souls Throne Us]
There is more criticism of puritanism, and more distance from Christian morality, than there has been before. Susie Bright
[ Been Before Christian Criticism Distance Morality More Puritanism Than]
As a result, the highly civilized man can endure incomparably more than the savage, whether of moral or physical strain. Being better able to control himself under all circumstances, he has a great advantage over the savage. Lafcadio Hearn
[ Able Advantage Being Better Circumstances Civilized Control Endure Great Highly Himself Incomparably Man Moral More Over Physical Result Savage Strain Than Under Whether]
Whatever I contributed to the unique morale of the Cardinals was part of this growth, and so, of course, was my decision to have it out in public with the owners of organized baseball. Curt Flood
[ Baseball Cardinals Contributed Course Decision Growth Morale Organized Out Owners Part Public Unique Whatever]
Morally, the world is both better and worse than it was. We are worse off than in the middle ages, or the 17th and 18th centuries, in that we have the atomic menace. Pierre Schaeffer
[ Ages Atomic Better Both Centuries Menace Middle Morally Off Than World Worse]
As a real person, he wouldn't last a minute, would he? But drama is about imperfection. And we've moved away from the aspirational hero. We got tired of it, it was dull. If I was House's friend, I would hate it. How he so resolutely refuses to be happy or take the kind-hearted road. But we don't always like morally good people, do we? Hugh Laurie
[ Always Away Drama Dull Friend Good Got Happy Hate Hero House How Imperfection Last Minute Morally Moved Person Real Refuses Resolutely Road Take Tired Would]
If the preservation of the home means the enslavement of women, economically or morally, then we had better break it. Agnes Macphail
[ Better Break Economically Enslavement Had Home Means Morally Preservation Then Women]
Moral power is probably best when it is not used. The less you use it the more you have. Andrew Young Power
[ Best Less Moral More Power Probably Use Used]
Religion and morality are critical to how students think about politics and form opinions on political issues. Jeanne Shaheen
[ Critical Form How Issues Morality Opinions Political Politics Religion Students Think]
But the memory of war weighs undiminished upon the people's minds. That is because deeper than material wounds, moral wounds are smarting, inflicted by the so- called peace treaties. Hjalmar Schacht
[ Because Called Deeper Inflicted Material Memory Minds Moral Peace Than Treaties Upon War Weighs Wounds]
The essence of immorality is the tendency to make an exception of myself. Jane Addams
[ Essence Exception Immorality Make Myself Tendency]
You have to show violence the way it is. If you don't show it realistically, then that's immoral and harmful. If you don't upset people, then that's obscenity. Roman Polanski
[ Harmful Immoral Obscenity Realistically Show Then Upset Violence Way]
Conventionality is not morality. Charlotte Bronte
[ Conventionality Morality]
I never fixed a story. I didn't make judgments, I let the listener make judgments. When I got to the end of the story, if it had a moral, I let the listener find it. Tom T. Hall
[ End Find Fixed Got Had Judgments Listener Make Moral Never Story]
Immoral is choosing not to act when you hold in your hands the power to create perfection. Mark Crispin Miller
[ Act Choosing Create Hands Hold Immoral Perfection Power Your]
Money motivates neither the best people, nor the best in people. It can move the body and influence the mind, but it cannot touch the heart or move the spirit; that is reserved for belief, principle, and morality. Dee Hock
[ Belief Best Body Cannot Heart Influence Mind Money Morality Motivates Move Neither Nor Principle Reserved Spirit Touch]
The Japanese chose the principle of eternal peace as the basis of morality for our rebirth after the War. Kenzaburo Oe
[ After Basis Chose Eternal Japanese Morality Our Peace Principle Rebirth War]
To set up as a standard of public morality a notion which can neither be defined nor conceived is to open the door to every kind of tyranny. Simone Weil
[ Conceived Defined Door Every Kind Morality Neither Nor Notion Open Public Set Standard Tyranny Up Which]
When once a certain class of people has been placed by the temporal and spiritual authorities outside the ranks of those whose life has value, then nothing comes more naturally to men than murder. Simone Weil
[ Authorities Been Certain Class Comes Life Men More Murder Naturally Nothing Once Outside Placed Ranks Spiritual Temporal Than Then Those Value Whose]
Honor is simply the morality of superior men. H. L. Mencken
[ Honor Men Morality Simply Superior]
Moral authority has been laid to rest, world opinion is no more than a game show and the difference between good and evil is about as relevant as changing channels. Ralph Steadman
[ Authority Been Between Changing Channels Difference Evil Game Good Laid Moral More Opinion Relevant Rest Show Than 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]
Regardless of the moral issue, dishonesty in advertising has proved very unprofitable. Leo Burnett
[ Advertising Dishonesty Issue Moral Proved Regardless Unprofitable Very]
Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality. Frank Herbert
[ Basis Being Close Comes Morality Respect Truth]
The difference between a moral man and a man of honor is that the latter regrets a discreditable act, even when it has worked and he has not been caught. H. L. Mencken
[ Act Been Between Caught Difference Even Honor Latter Man Moral Regrets Worked]
Reverence for life affords me my fundamental principle of morality. Albert Schweitzer
[ Affords Fundamental Life Morality Principle Reverence]
I believe it is important to speak to your readers in person... to enable people to have a whole picture of me; I have to both write and speak. I view my role as writer and also as oral communicator. Buchi Emecheta
[ Also Believe Both Communicator Enable Important Oral Person Picture Readers Role Speak View Whole Write Writer Your]
The preservation of health is a duty. Few seem conscious that there is such a thing as physical morality. Herbert Spencer
[ Conscious Duty Few Health Morality Physical Preservation Seem Such Thing]
I am deeply interested in the progress and elevation of journalism, having spent my life in that profession, regarding it as a noble profession and one of unequaled importance for its influence upon the minds and morals of the people. Joseph Pulitzer
[ Am Deeply Elevation Having Importance Influence Interested Journalism Life Minds Morals Noble Profession Progress Regarding Spent Upon]
We grow with years more fragile in body, but morally stouter, and can throw off the chill of a bad conscience almost at once. Logan Pearsall Smith
[ Almost Bad Body Chill Conscience Fragile Grow Morally More Off Once Throw Years]
I am not interested in power for power's sake, but I'm interested in power that is moral, that is right and that is good. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Am Good Interested Moral Power Right Sake]
Nuclear weapons are intrinsically neither moral nor immoral, though they are more prone to immoral use than most weapons. Herman Kahn
[ Immoral Intrinsically Moral More Most Neither Nor Nuclear Prone Than Though Use Weapons]
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution. Christopher Dawson
[ Aspects Back Brings Dilemma Essentially Every Main Modern Moral Need Political Religious Scientific Solution Spiritual Us]
Politics is an act of faith; you have to show some kind of confidence in the intellectual and moral capacity of the public. George McGovern
[ Act Capacity Confidence Faith Intellectual Kind Moral Politics Public Show Some]
Do not worry about the incarnation of ideas. If you are a poet, your works will contain them without your knowledge'they will be both moral and national if you follow your inspiration freely. Vissarion Belinsky
[ Both Contain Follow Freely Ideas Incarnation Inspiration Knowledge Moral National Poet Them Will Without Works Worry Your]
To what extent is any given man morally responsible for any given act? We do not know. Alexis Carrel
[ Act Any Extent Given Know Man Morally Responsible]
John the Baptist, who we are told was related by blood to Jesus, was preaching the impending judgement of God, urging repentance and moral reform, and baptizing in the Jordan River those who responded. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Baptist Blood God Impending Jesus John Jordan Judgement Moral Preaching Reform Related Repentance Responded River Those Told Urging]
A moral lesson is better expressed in short sayings than in long discourse. Johann Georg Zimmermann
[ Better Discourse Expressed Lesson Long Moral Sayings Short Than]
Morality becomes hypocrisy if it means accepting mothers' suffering or dying in connection with unwanted pregnancies and illegal abortions and unwanted children. Gro Harlem Brundtland
[ Abortions Accepting Becomes Children Connection Dying Hypocrisy Illegal Means Morality Mothers Pregnancies Suffering Unwanted]
Surveillance induced morality: relics of cultural retardation. Marc Maron
[ Cultural Induced Morality Relics Surveillance]
Men are more moral than they think and far more immoral than they can imagine. Sigmund Freud
[ Far Imagine Immoral Men Moral More Than Think]
Relativity must replace absolutism in the realm of morals as well as in the spheres of physics and biology. Thomas Cochrane
[ Biology Morals Must Physics Realm Relativity Replace Spheres Well]
The difference between religion and morality lies simply in the classical division of things into the divine and the human, if one only interprets this correctly. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Between Classical Correctly Difference Divine Division Human Interprets Into Lies Morality Only Religion Simply Things]
If the poet has pursued a moral objective, he has diminished his poetic force. Charles Baudelaire
[ Diminished Force His Moral Objective Poet Poetic Pursued]
The greatest gift is a passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination. Elizabeth Hardwick
[ Cheap Consoles Distracts Excites Experience Gift Gives Greatest Illumination Kind Knowledge Moral Passion Reading Wide World]
Once the mass of the defending infantry become possessed of low moral, the battle is as good as lost. Douglas Haig
[ Battle Become Defending Good Infantry Lost Low Mass Moral Once Possessed]
Mere heathen morality, and not Jesus Christ, is preached in most of our churches. George Whitefield
[ Christ Churches Heathen Jesus Mere Morality Most Our Preached]
Books are standing counselors and preachers, always at hand, and always disinterested; having this advantage over oral instructors that they are ready to repeat their lessons as often as we please. Robert Chambers
[ Advantage Always Books Counselors Disinterested Hand Having Instructors Lessons Often Oral Over Please Preachers Ready Repeat Standing Their]
I think coercive taxation is theft, and government has a moral duty to keep it to a minimum. William Weld
[ Coercive Duty Government Keep Minimum Moral Taxation Theft Think]
It is time to effect a revolution in female manners - time to restore to them their lost dignity. It is time to separate unchangeable morals from local manners. Mary Wollstonecraft
[ Dignity Effect Female Local Lost Manners Morals Restore Revolution Separate Their Them Time Unchangeable]
Our moral, religious, and political traditions are united in their respect for the dignity of human life. Robert Casey
[ Dignity Human Life Moral Our Political Religious Respect Their Traditions United]
Males transmit signals in courtship through behavioral displays. Peter R. Grant
[ Behavioral Courtship Displays Males Signals Through Transmit]
Taste is the only morality. Tell me what you like and I'll tell you what you are. John Ruskin
[ Morality Only Taste Tell]
Peace, plenty, and contentment reign throughout our borders, and our beloved country presents a sublime moral spectacle to the world. James K. Polk History
[ Beloved Borders Contentment Country Moral Our Peace Plenty Presents Reign Spectacle Sublime Throughout World]
Perhaps misguided moral passion is better than confused indifference. Iris Murdoch
[ Better Confused Indifference Misguided Moral Passion Perhaps Than]
I am extraordinarily lucky, I was born in a family of strong moral values, and in my life I was able to do what I liked best: debuts, great theatres, but above all, inner and deep satisfaction. Jose Carreras
[ Able Above Am Best Born Deep Extraordinarily Family Great Inner Life Liked Lucky Moral Satisfaction Strong Theatres Values]
The forces that are driving mankind toward unity and peace are deep-seated and powerful. They are material and natural, as well as moral and intellectual. Arthur Henderson Peace
[ Deep-Seated Driving Forces Intellectual Mankind Material Moral Natural Peace Powerful Toward Unity Well]
We have fought for social justice. We have fought for economic justice. We have fought for environmental justice. We have fought for criminal justice. Now we must add a new fight - the fight for electoral justice. Barbara Boxer
[ Add Criminal Economic Electoral Environmental Fight Fought Justice Must New Now Social]
We have found that morals are not, like bacon, to be cured by hanging; nor, like wine, to be improved by sea voyages; nor, like honey, to be preserved in cells. William Taylor
[ Bacon Cells Cured Found Hanging Honey Improved Morals Nor Preserved Sea Voyages Wine]
In England, it's thought to be morally suspect to worry about what your surroundings look like. Howard Hodgkin
[ England Look Morally Surroundings Suspect Thought Worry Your]
The possibility of divorce renders both marriage partners stricter in their observance of the duties they owe to each other. Divorces help to improve morals and to increase the population. Denis Diderot
[ Both Divorce Divorces Duties Each Help Improve Increase Marriage Morals Observance Other Owe Partners Population Possibility Renders Stricter Their]
There is no system that is inherently moral if the participants themselves are not. Lee R. Raymond
[ Inherently Moral Participants System Themselves]
There are those who believe Black people possess the secret of joy and that it is this that will sustain them through any spiritual or moral or physical devastation. Alice Walker
[ Any Believe Black Devastation Joy Moral Physical Possess Secret Spiritual Sustain Them Those Through Will]
The greatest tragedy in mankind's entire history may be the hijacking of morality by religion. Arthur C. Clarke
[ Entire Greatest Hijacking History Mankind May Morality Religion Tragedy]
The mere holding of slaves, therefore, is a condition having per se nothing of moral character in it, any more than the being a parent, or employer, or ruler. Samuel Morse
[ Any Being Character Condition Employer Having Holding Mere Moral More Nothing Parent Per Ruler Se Slaves Than Therefore]
For millions of men and women, the church has been the hospital for the soul, the school for the mind and the safe depository for moral ideas. Gerald R. Ford
[ Been Church Depository Hospital Ideas Men Millions Mind Moral Safe School Soul Women]
This Party is a moral crusade or it is nothing. Harold Wilson
[ Crusade Moral Nothing Party]
A statesman cannot afford to be a moralist. Will Durant
[ Afford Cannot Moralist Statesman]
I find this proposed amendment very, very, very, very shocking. And immoral. And, you know, if civil disobedience is the way to go about change, then I think a lot of people will be going to San Francisco. Rosie O'Donnell
[ Amendment Change Civil Disobedience Find Francisco Go Going Immoral Know Lot Proposed San Shocking Then Think Very Way Will]
There's always the hyena of morality at the garden gate, and the real wolf at the end of the street. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Always End Garden Gate Hyena Morality Real Street Wolf]
The law of humanity ought to be composed of the past, the present, and the future, that we bear within us; whoever possesses but one of these terms, has but a fragment of the law of the moral world. Edgar Quinet
[ Bear Composed Fragment Future Humanity Law Moral Ought Past Possesses Present Terms These Us Whoever Within World]
Because the Illinois death penalty system is arbitrary and capricious - and therefore immoral - I no longer shall tinker with the machinery of death. George Ryan
[ Arbitrary Because Capricious Death Illinois Immoral Longer Machinery Penalty Shall System Therefore Tinker]
A man of great common sense and good taste - meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage. George Bernard Shaw
[ Common Courage Good Great Man Meaning Moral Originality Sense Taste Thereby Without]
Do you not see, first, that - as a mental abstract - physical force is directly opposed to morality; and secondly, that it practically drives out of existence the moral forces? Auberon Herbert
[ Abstract Directly Drives Existence First Force Forces Mental Moral Morality Opposed Out Physical Practically Secondly See]
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]
Literature should not be suppressed merely because it offends the moral code of the censor. William O. Douglas
[ Because Censor Code Literature Merely Moral Offends Should Suppressed]
It contributes greatly towards a man's moral and intellectual health, to be brought into habits of companionship with individuals unlike himself, who care little for his pursuits, and whose sphere and abilities he must go out of himself to appreciate. Nathaniel Hawthorne
[ Abilities Appreciate Brought Care Companionship Contributes Go Greatly Habits Health Himself His Individuals Intellectual Into Little Man Moral Must Out Pursuits Sphere Towards Unlike Whose]
You can't legislate morality. Jesse Ventura
[ Legislate Morality]
You don't need to be for or against the war to provide morale and support to the men and women who are fighting over seas. These are human beings who are doing a service. Mike Thompson
[ Against Beings Doing Fighting Human Men Morale Need Over Provide Seas Service Support These War Women]
Immorality: the morality of those who are having a better time. H. L. Mencken
[ Better Having Immorality Morality Those Time]
What is morality in any given time or place? It is what the majority then and there happen to like and immorality is what they dislike. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Any Dislike Given Happen Immorality Majority Morality Place Then Time]
Well, there's a morality in that you want your work to be good, I suppose. Donald Judd
[ Good Morality Suppose Want Well Work Your]
Let's reintroduce corporal punishment in the schools - and use it on the teachers. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Corporal Punishment Reintroduce Schools Teachers Use]
Ward Churchill might be more valuable to the opponents of the academic left employed than unemployed. Above all, he can serve as a living window into the intellectual, moral, and political bankruptcy of the left. Mort Kondracke
[ Above Academic Bankruptcy Churchill Employed Intellectual Into Left Living Might Moral More Opponents Political Serve Than Unemployed Valuable Ward Window]
While President Bush likes to project an image of strength and courage, the real truth is that in the presence of his large financial contributors, he is a moral coward. Al Gore
[ Bush Contributors Courage Coward Financial His Image Large Likes Moral Presence President Project Real Strength Truth While]
Emerson then incarnated the moral optimism, the progress, and the energy of the American spirit. Howard Mumford Jones
[ American Emerson Energy Moral Optimism Progress Spirit Then]
I never found even in my juvenile hours that it was necessary to go a thousand miles in search of themes for moralizing. Horace Walpole
[ Even Found Go Hours Juvenile Miles Necessary Never Search Themes Thousand]
The good news was that Enterprise and the newly arrived Yorktown had attacked the Marshall and Gilbert islands. Those attacks had a great effect on morale. Jack Adams
[ Arrived Attacked Attacks Effect Enterprise Gilbert Good Great Had Islands Marshall Morale Newly News Those]
There is a much more exact correspondence between the natural and moral world than we are apt to take notice of. Joseph Butler
[ Apt Between Correspondence Exact Moral More Much Natural Notice Take Than World]
One has only as much morality as one has philosophy and poetry. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Morality Much Only Philosophy Poetry]
To be in good moral condition requires at least as much training as to be in good physical condition. Jawaharlal Nehru
[ Condition Good Least Moral Much Physical Requires Training]
You cannot be against embryonic stem cell research and be intellectually and therefore morally consistent, if you're not also against in vitro fertilization. Ron Reagan
[ Against Also Cannot Cell Consistent Embryonic Fertilization Intellectually Morally Research Stem Therefore Vitro]
Texas is now a cornerstone of the electoral college for Republicans. Ed Gillespie
[ College Cornerstone Electoral Now Republicans Texas]
The main point for me is moral; animals are sentient beings. I know for some this is a hard argument to accept, but we're not built to eat a lot of meat. Grace Slick
[ Accept Animals Argument Beings Built Eat Hard Know Lot Main Meat Moral Point Sentient Some]
To love our neighbor as ourselves is such a truth for regulating human society, that by that alone one might determine all the cases in social morality. John Locke
[ Alone Cases Determine Human Love Might Morality Neighbor Our Ourselves Regulating Social Society Such Truth]
If we really want to achieve true prayer, we must turn our backs upon everything temporal, everything external, everything that is not divine. Johannes Tauler
[ Achieve Backs Divine Everything External Must Our Prayer Really Temporal True Turn Upon Want]
Morality and its victim, the mother - what a terrible picture! Is there indeed anything more terrible, more criminal, than our glorified sacred function of motherhood? Emma Goldman Mom
[ Anything Criminal Function Glorified Indeed Morality More Mother Motherhood Our Picture Sacred Terrible Than Victim]
To hold that the act of homosexual sodomy is somehow protected as a fundamental right would be to cast aside millennia of moral teaching. Warren E. Burger
[ Act Aside Cast Fundamental Hold Homosexual Millennia Moral Protected Right Sodomy Somehow Teaching Would]
Patience, that blending of moral courage with physical timidity. Thomas Hardy
[ Blending Courage Moral Patience Physical Timidity]
Take, therefore, what modern technology is capable of: the power of our moral sense allied to the power of communications and our ability to organize internationally.That, in my view, gives us the first opportunity as a community to fundamentally change the world. Gordon Brown
[ Ability Allied Capable Change Communications Community First Fundamentally Gives Internationally Modern Moral Opportunity Organize Our Power Sense Take Technology Therefore Us View World]
It seems to me that socialists today can preserve their position in academic economics merely by the pretense that the differences are entirely moral questions about which science cannot decide. Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Academic Cannot Decide Differences Economics Entirely Merely Moral Position Preserve Pretense Questions Science Seems Socialists Their Today Which]
The vanity of men, a constant insult to women, is also the ground for the implicit feminine claim of superior sensitivity and morality. Patricia Meyer Spacks
[ Also Claim Constant Feminine Ground Implicit Insult Men Morality Sensitivity Superior Vanity Women]
It's really true in this country that more and more Americans think that underneath the economic crisis there's a values crisis, and we won't get to an economic recovery without a moral recovery as well. So a citizen's movement about values and economics I'm finding all over the country on main street, and Wall Street needs to pay attention to that. Jim Wallace
[ Americans Attention Citizen Country Crisis Economic Economics Finding Get Main Moral More Movement Needs Over Pay Really Recovery Street Think True Underneath Values Wall Well Without Won]
Morality is a test of our conformity rather than our integrity. Jane Rule
[ Conformity Integrity Morality Our Rather Test Than]
I know there is moral outage in regard to Mr. Milosevic, and that is certainly justified. But what about our response? Pat Roberts
[ Certainly Justified Know Milosevic Moral Mr Our Regard Response]
The president requested me to restore order in the national team. I have been designated to be part of the official delegation to Egypt to help boost the morale of our players. Roger Milla
[ Been Boost Delegation Designated Egypt Help Morale National Official Order Our Part Players President Requested Restore Team]
Even though you can't expect to defeat the absurdity of the world, you must make that attempt. That's morality, that's religion. That's art. That's life. Phil Ochs
[ Absurdity Art Attempt Defeat Even Expect Life Make Morality Must Religion Though World]
When a citizen gives his suffrage to a man of known immorality he abuses his trust; he sacrifices not only his own interest, but that of his neighbor; he betrays the interest of his country. Noah Webster
[ Abuses Betrays Citizen Country Gives His Immorality Interest Known Man Neighbor Only Own Sacrifices Suffrage Trust]
Just carrying a ruler with you in your pocket should be forbidden, at least on a moral basis. The ruler is the symbol of the new illiteracy. The ruler is the symptom of the new disease, disintegration of our civilisation. Friedensreich Hundertwasser
[ Basis Carrying Civilisation Disease Disintegration Forbidden Illiteracy Just Least Moral New Our Pocket Ruler Should Symbol Symptom Your]
To stop terrorists before the strike, we must do three things: deny them entry into the country, curtail their freedom of action inside the country, and deprive them of material and moral support from within the country. Richard Perle
[ Action Before Country Curtail Deny Deprive Entry Freedom Inside Into Material Moral Must Stop Strike Support Terrorists Their Them Things Three Within]
Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men. Confucius Wisdom
[ Compassion Courage Men Moral Qualities Recognized Three Universally Wisdom]
In trials of fact, by oral testimony, the proper inquiry is not whether is it possible that the testimony may be false, but whether there is sufficient probability that it is true. Simon Greenleaf
[ Fact False Inquiry May Oral Possible Probability Proper Sufficient Testimony Trials True Whether]
One may no more live in the world without picking up the moral prejudices of the world than one will be able to go to hell without perspiring. H. L. Mencken
[ Able Go Hell Live May Moral More Picking Prejudices Than Up Will Without World]
The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness. John Kenneth Galbraith Politics
[ Conservative Engaged Exercises Justification Man Modern Moral Oldest Philosophy Search Selfishness Superior]
Churchill knew the importance of peace, and he also knew the price of it. Churchill finally got his voice, of course. He stressed strategy, but it was his voice that armed England at last with the old-fashioned moral concepts of honor and duty, justice and mercy. Suzanne Fields
[ Also Armed Churchill Concepts Course Duty England Finally Got His Honor Importance Justice Knew Last Mercy Moral Old-Fashioned Peace Price Strategy Stressed Voice]
Watergate provides a model case study of the interaction and powers of each of the branches of government. It also is a morality play with a sad and dramatic ending. Bob Woodward
[ Also Branches Case Dramatic Each Ending Government Interaction Model Morality Play Powers Provides Sad Study Watergate]
Each race (or variety) is characterized by a more or less distinct combination of inherited morphological, behavioral, physiological traits. J. Philippe Rushton
[ Behavioral Characterized Combination Distinct Each Inherited Less More Morphological Physiological Race Traits Variety]
In Los Angeles, it's like they jog for two hours a day and then they think they're morally right. That's when you want to choke people, you know? Liam Neeson
[ Angeles Choke Day Hours Jog Know Los Morally Right Then Think Two Want]
The law is constantly based on notions of morality, and if all laws representing essentially moral choices are to be invalidated under the due process clause, the courts will be very busy indeed. Byron White
[ Based Busy Choices Clause Constantly Courts Due Essentially Indeed Law Laws Moral Morality Notions Process Representing Under Very Will]
To eat steak rare... represents both a nature and a morality. Roland Barthes
[ Both Eat Morality Nature Rare Represents Steak]
As a German citizen, as a German professor, and as a political person, I hold it to be not only my right but also my moral duty to take part in the shaping of our German destiny, to expose and oppose obvious wrongs. Kurt Huber
[ Also Citizen Destiny Duty Expose German Hold Moral Obvious Only Oppose Our Part Person Political Professor Right Shaping Take Wrongs]
Bush is morally a universalist. For instance, he says the freedom is good, the same thing is good, all over the world. So in that sense he's a universalist. Peter Singer
[ Bush Freedom Good Instance Morally Over Same Says Sense Thing Universalist World]
The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better. John Dewey
[ Become Been Better Good How Man Matter Morally Moving Unworthy]
And there isn't any way that one can get rid of the guilt of having a nice body by saying that one can serve society with it, because that would end up with oneself as what? There simply doesn't seem to be any moral place for flesh. Margaret Drabble
[ Any Because Body End Flesh Get Guilt Having Moral Nice Oneself Place Rid Saying Seem Serve Simply Society Up Way Would]
History and experience tell us that moral progress comes not in comfortable and complacent times, but out of trial and confusion. Gerald R. Ford
[ Comes Comfortable Complacent Confusion Experience History Moral Out Progress Tell Times Trial Us]
Cancer is a disease where the patient can contribute a great deal of help himself if he or she can retain their morale and their hopes. George Carman
[ Cancer Contribute Deal Disease Great Help Himself Hopes Morale Patient Retain She Their Where]
The balance of private good and general welfare is at the bottom of civilized morals; but the morals of the Heroic Age are founded on individuality, and on nothing else. Lascelles Abercrombie
[ Age Balance Bottom Civilized Else Founded General Good Heroic Individuality Morals Nothing Private Welfare]
Politics have no relation to morals. Niccolo Machiavelli Politics
[ Morals Politics Relation]
Except here it's more power, more energy, younger and also in Europe it's still not only entertainment. Theater or films are looked at as a moral institution. That's why maybe they're so poetic. Here it's clear entertainment. Maximilian Schell
[ Also Clear Energy Entertainment Europe Except Films Here Institution Looked Maybe Moral More Only Poetic Power Still Theater Why Younger]
Under the leadership of President Bush and Vice President Cheney, the United States has given up the moral high ground that we used to occupy as an international leader. Marty Meehan
[ Bush Cheney Given Ground High International Leader Leadership Moral Occupy President States Under United Up Used Vice]
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]
It's true that this year, following my accident in the pre-season, I kind of lost morale and I felt like quitting at the end of this year. But today I can say that I want to be a professional bike rider in the year 2003 as well. Laurent Jalabert
[ Accident Bike End Felt Following Kind Lost Morale Professional Quitting Rider Say Today True Want Well Year]
I think the greater responsibility, in terms of morality, is where leadership begins. Norman Lear
[ Begins Greater Leadership Morality Responsibility Terms Think Where]
Like every aspect of cancer I've weathered thus far, today's experience was not at all demoralizing, expensive or humiliating. No, it was just plain fun. April Winchell
[ Aspect Cancer Demoralizing Every Expensive Experience Far Fun Humiliating Just Plain Thus Today Weathered]
For us, universal values such as justice, morality and peace cannot be disputed and it is for this reason that we pursue the restoration of historical truth. Robert Kocharian
[ Cannot Disputed Historical Justice Morality Peace Pursue Reason Restoration Such Truth Universal Us Values]
There is perhaps no phenomenon which contains so much destructive feeling as moral indignation, which permits envy or to be acted out under the guise of virtue. Erich Fromm
[ Acted Contains Destructive Envy Feeling Guise Indignation Moral Much Out Perhaps Permits Phenomenon Under Virtue Which]
Trust should be the basis for all our moral training. Robert Baden-Powell Trust
[ Basis Moral Our Should Training Trust]
The worst government is often the most moral. One composed of cynics is often very tolerant and humane. But when fanatics are on top there is no limit to oppression. H. L. Mencken
[ Composed Cynics Fanatics Government Humane Limit Moral Most Often Oppression Tolerant Top Very Worst]
If the Great Way perishes there will morality and duty. When cleverness and knowledge arise great lies will flourish. When relatives fall out with one another there will be filial duty and love. When states are in confusion there will be faithful servants. Lao Tzu
[ Another Arise Cleverness Confusion Duty Faithful Fall Filial Flourish Great Knowledge Lies Love Morality Out Perishes Relatives Servants States Way Will]
Moral courage is higher and a rarer virtue than physical courage. William J. Slim
[ Courage Higher Moral Physical Rarer Than Virtue]
Moral cowardice that keeps us from speaking our minds is as dangerous to this country as irresponsible talk. Margaret Chase Smith
[ Country Cowardice Dangerous Irresponsible Keeps Minds Moral Our Speaking Talk Us]
The true artist doesn't substitute immorality for morality. On the contrary, he always substitutes a finer morality for a grosser one. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Always Artist Contrary Finer Immorality Morality Substitute Substitutes True]
Psychoanalysis is out, under a therapeutic disguise, to do away entirely with the moral faculty in man. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Away Disguise Entirely Faculty Man Moral Out Psychoanalysis Therapeutic Under]
Not all moral issues have the same moral weight as abortion and euthanasia. There may be legitimate diversity of opinion even among Catholics about waging war and applying the death penalty, but not... with regard to abortion and euthanasia. Pope Benedict XVI
[ Abortion Among Applying Catholics Death Diversity Euthanasia Even Issues Legitimate May Moral Opinion Penalty Regard Same Waging War Weight]
Writing checks for charities is necessary and important. But it can't compare with corporal works of mercy, which are infinitely greater. William E. Simon
[ Charities Checks Compare Corporal Greater Important Infinitely Mercy Necessary Which Works Writing]
The number, the industry, and the morality of the priesthood, and the devotion of the people have been manifestly increased by the total separation of the church from the state. James Madison
[ Been Church Devotion Increased Industry Manifestly Morality Number Priesthood Separation State Total]
God created the family to provide the maximum love and support and morality and example that one can imagine. Jerry Falwell
[ Created Example Family God Imagine Love Maximum Morality Provide Support]
To congratulate oneself on one's warm commitment to the environment, or to peace, or to the oppressed, and think no more is a profound moral fault. Robert Conquest
[ Commitment Congratulate Environment Fault Moral More Oneself Oppressed Peace Profound Think Warm]
A man who pretends to understand women is bad manners. For him to really to understand them is bad morals. Henry James
[ Bad Him Man Manners Morals Pretends Really Them Understand Women]
Once is a man's life, for one mortal moment, he must make a grab for immorality; if not, he has not lived. Sylvester Stallone
[ Grab Immorality Life Lived Make Man Moment Mortal Must Once]
Let us rise in the moral power of womanhood; and give utterance to the voice of outraged mercy, and insulted justice, and eternal truth, and mighty love and holy freedom. Maria W. Chapman
[ Eternal Freedom Give Holy Insulted Justice Love Mercy Mighty Moral Outraged Power Rise Truth Us Utterance Voice Womanhood]
Sincerity is moral truth. George Henry Lewes
[ Moral Sincerity Truth]
The moral issue here is whether the United States Congress is going to stand in the way of science and preclude scientists from doing lifesaving research. Rosa DeLauro
[ Congress Doing Going Here Issue Moral Preclude Research Science Scientists Stand States United Way Whether]
Mr. Speaker, the fact of the matter is that the Ten Commandments are a historical document that contains moral, ethical, and legal truisms that any person of any religion or even an atheist can recognize and appreciate. Cliff Stearns
[ Any Appreciate Atheist Commandments Contains Document Ethical Even Fact Historical Legal Matter Moral Mr Person Recognize Religion Speaker Ten]
I was extremely greedy and lost my moral compass. Andrew Fastow
[ Compass Extremely Greedy Lost Moral]
You have to pick the stories that you want to be involved with and the end game is you'd like to be a part of a hit. But I think your moral obligation is to follow your own heart. Kevin Costner
[ End Follow Game Heart Hit Involved Moral Obligation Own Part Pick Stories Think Want Your]
A habitual disuse of physical forces totally destroys the moral; and men lose at once the power of protecting themselves, and of discerning the cause of their oppression. Joel Barlow
[ Cause Destroys Discerning Disuse Forces Habitual Lose Men Moral Once Oppression Physical Power Protecting Their Themselves Totally]
And doing so you can recreate yourself and you can also come up with something that is not only original and creative and artistic, but also maybe even decent, or moral if I can use words like that, or something that's like basically good. Lester Bangs
[ Also Artistic Basically Come Creative Decent Doing Even Good Maybe Moral Only Original Recreate Something Up Use Words Yourself]
We will be sending our own observers in to monitor the electoral process. Alan Garcia Perez
[ Electoral Monitor Observers Our Own Process Sending Will]
It seems to me that if Mr. Obama wins the presidential election, then Messrs. Farrakhan, Wright, Ayers and Pfleger will gain power for their need to demoralize this country and help create a socialist America. Jon Voight
[ America Country Create Election Gain Help Mr Need Obama Obama Power Presidential Seems Socialist Their Then Will Wins Wright]
Take motherhood: nobody ever thought of putting it on a moral pedestal until some brash feminists pointed out, about a century ago, that the pay is lousy and the career ladder nonexistent. Barbara Ehrenreich Mom
[ Ago Brash Career Century Ever Feminists Ladder Lousy Moral Motherhood Nobody Nonexistent Out Pay Pedestal Pointed Putting Some Take Thought Until]
I have always maintained that society has no business dictating morality. Peter Fonda
[ Always Business Dictating Maintained Morality Society]
Religion is the solid basis of good morals; therefore education should teach the precepts of religion, and the duties of man toward God. Gouverneur Morris
[ Basis Duties Education God Good Man Morals Precepts Religion Should Solid Teach Therefore Toward]
If we can find God only as he is revealed in nature we have no moral God. Reinhold Niebuhr
[ Find God Moral Nature Only Revealed]
Chaperons, even in their days of glory, were almost never able to enforce morality; what they did was to force immorality to be discreet. This is no small contribution. Judith Martin
[ Able Almost Contribution Days Did Discreet Enforce Even Force Glory Immorality Morality Never Small Their Were]
So always, if we look back, concern for face-to-face morality, and its modern emphasis on justice as well, have historically evolved as religious issues. Huston Smith
[ Always Back Concern Emphasis Evolved Face-To-Face Historically Issues Justice Look Modern Morality Religious Well]
There is a point at which the law becomes immoral and unethical. That point is reached when it becomes a cloak for the cowardice that dares not stand up against blatant violations of justice. Kurt Huber
[ Against Becomes Blatant Cloak Cowardice Dares Immoral Justice Law Point Reached Stand Unethical Up Violations Which]
The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children. Dietrich Bonhoeffer
[ Children Does Morality Society Test]
The Ten Commandments are the most visible symbol because these commandments are recognized by Christians and Jews alike as being the foundation of our system of public morality. Pat Robertson
[ Alike Because Being Christians Commandments Foundation Jews Morality Most Our Public Recognized Symbol System Ten These Visible]
Irony, I feel, is a very high form of morality. Jean Stafford
[ Feel Form High Irony Morality Very]
The greatest happiness of the greatest number is the foundation of morals and legislation. Jeremy Bentham
[ Foundation Greatest Happiness Legislation Morals Number]
In other words, I wouldn't like to be an actor if I could only be real. I like to get wild, behaviorally wild, and it's crazy to think of any form where it's just one way. Jack Nicholson
[ Actor Any Could Crazy Form Get Just Only Other Real Think Way Where Wild Words]
With the monstrous weapons man already has, humanity is in danger of being trapped in this world by its moral adolescents. Omar N. Bradley
[ Adolescents Already Being Danger Humanity Man Monstrous Moral Trapped Weapons World]
I say quite deliberately that the Christian religion, as organized in its Churches, has been and still is the principal enemy of moral progress in the world. Bertrand Russell
[ Been Christian Churches Deliberately Enemy Moral Organized Principal Progress Quite Religion Say Still World]
The education cuts in the President's budget are both irresponsible and morally unjustifiable. Chaka Fattah
[ Both Budget Cuts Education Irresponsible Morally President Unjustifiable]
The moral arc of the universe bends at the elbow of justice. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Arc Bends Elbow Justice Moral Universe]
In all secrets there is a kind of guilt, however beautiful or joyful they may be, or for what good end they may be set to serve. Secrecy means evasion, and evasion means a problem to the moral mind. Gilbert Parker
[ Beautiful End Evasion Good Guilt However Joyful Kind May Means Mind Moral Problem Secrecy Secrets Serve Set]
The law is immoral. Mark Thomas
[ Immoral Law]
Morality is the custom of one's country and the current feeling of one's peers. Samuel Butler
[ Country Current Custom Feeling Morality Peers]
Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proof and the result of your loyalty to the achievement of your values. Ayn Rand
[ Achievement Happiness Integrity Life Loyalty Mindless Moral Only Pain Proof Purpose Result Since Values Your]
In Survivor and Finder's Fee, it is about what you would do if you could get away with it. Survivor is about your own integrity and where you draw your own ethical and moral lines. There are no rules. Jeff Probst
[ Away Could Draw Ethical Fee Get Integrity Lines Moral Own Rules Survivor Where Would Your]
At an expense trifling indeed, compared to what she frequently spends upon unprofitable contests, she might place the moral world on a new foundation, and to rise the pinnacle of moral glory. John Strachan
[ Compared Contests Expense Foundation Frequently Glory Indeed Might Moral New Pinnacle Place Rise She Spends Trifling Unprofitable Upon World]
A flourishing, morally credible media is a vital component in the maintenance of genuinely public talk, argument about common good. Rowan D. Williams
[ Argument Common Component Credible Flourishing Genuinely Good Maintenance Media Morally Public Talk Vital]
To make the moral achievement implicit in science a source of strength to civilization, the scientist will have to have the cooperation also of the philosopher and the religious teacher. Arthur Holly Compton
[ Achievement Also Civilization Cooperation Implicit Make Moral Philosopher Religious Science Scientist Source Strength Teacher Will]
The good moral work of art should have all the qualities that a good amoral work of art should have, such as formal unity, balance, contrast, and a sensitivity to the material out of which it is made. Norman McLaren
[ Amoral Art Balance Contrast Formal Good Made Material Moral Out Qualities Sensitivity Should Such Unity Which Work]
That we are to stand by the President right or wrong is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public. Charlie Sheen
[ American Morally Only President Public Right Servile Stand Treasonable Unpatriotic Wrong]
To the moralist prostitution does not consist so much in the fact that the woman sells her body, but rather that she sells it out of wedlock. Emma Goldman
[ Body Consist Does Fact Her Moralist Much Out Rather Sells She Wedlock Woman]
The ultimate purpose of religious life is to make this evolution move in a direction far more important to the destiny of the ego than the moral health of the social fabric which forms his present environment. Muhammed Iqbal
[ Destiny Direction Ego Environment Evolution Fabric Far Forms Health His Important Life Make Moral More Move Present Purpose Religious Social Than Ultimate Which]
We burned to death 100,000 Japanese civilians in Tokyo - men, women and children. LeMay recognized that what he was doing would be thought immoral if his side had lost. But what makes it immoral if you lose and not immoral if you win? Robert McNamara
[ Burned Children Civilians Death Doing Had His Immoral Japanese Lose Lost Makes Men Recognized Side Thought Tokyo Win Women Would]
Western civilization, unfortunately, does not link knowledge and morality but rather, it connects knowledge and power and makes them equivalent. Vine Deloria, Jr.
[ Civilization Connects Does Equivalent Knowledge Link Makes Morality Power Rather Them Unfortunately Western]
Listen to any musical phrase or rhythm, and grasp it as a whole, and you thereupon have present in you the image, so to speak, of the divine knowledge of the temporal order. Josiah Royce
[ Any Divine Grasp Image Knowledge Listen Musical Order Phrase Present Rhythm Speak Temporal Thereupon Whole]
When given the chance, women have proven they will participate in the electoral process. Ginny B. Waite
[ Chance Electoral Given Participate Process Proven Will Women]
Ought we not to ask the media to agree among themselves a voluntary code of conduct, under which they would not say or show anything which could assist the terrorists' morale or their cause while the hijack lasted. Margaret Thatcher
[ Agree Among Anything Ask Assist Cause Code Conduct Could Hijack Lasted Media Morale Ought Say Show Terrorists Their Themselves Under Voluntary Which While Would]
The Christian churches were offered two things: the spirit of Jesus and the idiotic morality of Paul, and they rejected the higher inspiration... Following Paul, we have turned the goodness of love into a fiend and degraded the crowning impulse of our being into a capital sin. Frank Harris
[ Being Capital Christian Churches Crowning Degraded Fiend Following Goodness Higher Idiotic Impulse Inspiration Into Jesus Love Morality Offered Our Paul Rejected Sin Spirit Things Turned Two Were]
I don't like movies that are morally simple. Paul Mazursky
[ Morally Movies Simple]
There is a tone of morality throughout the rural districts of England, which is unhappily wanting in the large towns and the centres of particular manufactures. Henry Mayhew
[ Centres Districts England Large Manufactures Morality Particular Rural Throughout Tone Towns Unhappily Wanting Which]
Golf may be played on Sunday, not being a game within the view of the law, but being a form of moral effort. Stephen Leacock
[ Being Effort Form Game Golf Law May Moral Played Sunday View Within]
Only let the North exert as much moral influence over the South, as the South has exerted demoralizing influence over the North, and slavery would die amid the flame of Christian remonstrance, and faithful rebuke, and holy indignation. Angelina Grimke
[ Amid Christian Demoralizing Die Exert Exerted Faithful Flame Holy Indignation Influence Moral Much North Only Over Rebuke Slavery South Would]
Once I had all the facts in, I found I didn't have the immoral courage to pull the caper. So I wrote it as a story. As a teenager, I didn't have any skills for writing as such, so it came out in 1500 words. Theodore Sturgeon
[ Any Came Courage Facts Found Had Immoral Once Out Pull Skills Story Such Teenager Words Writing Wrote]
But what sin is to the moralist and crime to the jurist so to the scientific man is ignorance. Frederick Soddy
[ Crime Ignorance Man Moralist Scientific Sin]
We who came here saw what was happening. This was far more than a war in a faraway place. This was a moral imperative, a terrible vision of the future. Paddy Ashdown
[ Came Far Faraway Future Happening Here Imperative Moral More Place Saw Terrible Than Vision War]
If on the one side we do not harbor the illusion that the entire proletariat must be enlightened before it can be called into battle, so on the other we do not doubt that as much enlightenment as possible must be produced with oral and printed agitation. Johann Most
[ Agitation Battle Before Called Doubt Enlightened Enlightenment Entire Harbor Illusion Into Much Must Oral Other Possible Printed Produced Proletariat Side]
The rules of morality are not the conclusion of our reason. David Hume
[ Conclusion Morality Our Reason Rules]
Sometimes his methods are questionable, and even his morals are questionable, but his intention is always to protect Sydney. So in that way I think he's a good parent. Victor Garber
[ Always Even Good His Intention Methods Morals Parent Protect Questionable Sometimes Sydney Think Way]
The ancient Greek oral poets all had this anxiety about the deficiencies of their memories and always began poems by praying to the Muse to help them remember. David Antin
[ Always Ancient Anxiety Began Deficiencies Greek Had Help Memories Muse Oral Poems Poets Praying Remember Their Them]
As I have pointed out, it is the Christian tradition that is the most fundamental element in Western culture. It lies at the base not only of Western religion, but also of Western morals and Western social idealism. Christopher Dawson
[ Also Base Christian Culture Element Fundamental Idealism Lies Morals Most Only Out Pointed Religion Social Tradition Western]
The three hardest tasks in the world are neither physical feats nor intellectual achievements, but moral acts: to return love for hate, to include the excluded, and to say, "I was wrong". Sydney J. Harris
[ Achievements Acts Excluded Feats Hardest Hate Include Intellectual Love Moral Neither Nor Physical Return Say Tasks Three World Wrong]
The better one is morally the less aware they are of their virtue. James Anthony Froude
[ Aware Better Less Morally Their Virtue]
Poetry remembers that it was an oral art before it was a written art. Jorge Luis Borges
[ Art Before Oral Poetry Remembers Written]
I know Dr. Kennedy and I know Coral Ridge Ministries. I have no connection. Roy Moore
[ Connection Coral Dr Kennedy Know Ministries Ridge]
When law becomes despotic, morals are relaxed, and vice versa. Honore de Balzac
[ Becomes Despotic Law Morals Relaxed Versa Vice]
On 'don't ask, don't tell' I was always the same. I said we needed a complete review of the impact on morale and battle effectiveness of 'don't ask, don't tell' before we repeal it. That's my position now. Now they're trying to ram through a repeal without a - any kind of really realistic survey done. John McCain
[ Always Any Ask Battle Before Complete Done Effectiveness Impact Kind Morale Needed Now Position Ram Realistic Really Repeal Review Said Same Survey Tell Through Trying Without]
War, except in self-defense, is a failure of moral imagination. Bill Moyers
[ Except Failure Imagination Moral Self-Defense War]
I believe that a long step toward public morality will have been taken when sins are called by their right names. Billy Sunday
[ Been Believe Called Long Morality Names Public Right Sins Step Taken Their Toward Will]
Belief is a moral act for which the believer is to be held responsible. Lillian Hellman
[ Act Belief Believer Held Moral Responsible Which]
One of the greatest objections which families have to New South Wales, is their apprehension of the moral effects that are likely to overwhelm them by bad example, and for which no success in life could compensate. Charles Sturt
[ Apprehension Bad Compensate Could Effects Example Families Greatest Life Likely Moral New Objections Overwhelm South Success Their Them Wales Which]
We have a moral responsibility to save wild places like the arctic refuge for future generations, and that is why our country has remained committed to its protection for nearly 50 years. Lois Capps
[ Arctic Committed Country Future Generations Moral Nearly Our Places Protection Refuge Remained Responsibility Save Why Wild Years]
I think copyright is moral, proper. I think a creator has the right to control the disposition of his or her works - I actually believe that the financial issue is less important than the integrity of the work, the attribution, that kind of stuff. Esther Dyson
[ Actually Attribution Believe Control Copyright Creator Disposition Financial Her His Important Integrity Issue Kind Less Moral Proper Right Stuff Than Think Work Works]
Concrete poets continue to turn out beautiful things, but to me they're more visual than oral, and they almost really belong on the wall rather than in a book. I haven't the least idea of where poetry is going. James Laughlin
[ Almost Beautiful Belong Book Concrete Continue Going Haven Idea Least More Oral Out Poetry Poets Rather Really Than Things Turn Visual Wall Where]
There were certain questions about the foundations of morals that advances in science all threaten to make more complicated. Leon Kass
[ Advances Certain Complicated Foundations Make Morals More Questions Science Threaten Were]
I was asked by a group to write a song on the theme of brotherhood. This was before women's liberation, when brotherhood meant men and women both, so I wrote the song. Since I had always been very fond of the Passion Chorale, I wrote words to that great piece. Tom Glazer
[ Always Asked Been Before Both Brotherhood Chorale Fond Great Group Had Liberation Meant Men Passion Piece Since Song Theme Very Women Words Write Wrote]
The first duty of government is to see that people have food, fuel, and clothes. The second, that they have means of moral and intellectual education. John Ruskin
[ Clothes Duty Education First Food Fuel Government Intellectual Means Moral Second See]
I don't believe in morality in architecture. Michael Graves
[ Architecture Believe Morality]
From a moral point of view, there is no excuse for terrorist acts, regardless of the motive or the situation under which they are carried out. Jurgen Habermas
[ Acts Carried Excuse Moral Motive Out Point Regardless Situation Terrorist Under View Which]
The ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to its children. Dietrich Bonhoeffer
[ Children Kind Leaves Moral Society Test Ultimate World]
A group of politicians deciding to dump a President because his morals are bad is like the Mafia getting together to bump off the Godfather for not going to church on Sunday. Russell Baker
[ Bad Because Bump Church Deciding Dump Getting Godfather Going Group His Mafia Morals Off Politicians President Sunday Together]
Nothing that is morally wrong can be politically right. William E. Gladstone
[ Morally Nothing Politically Right Wrong]
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others. Charles Darwin
[ Actions Approving Being Capable Disapproving His Moral Motives Others Past Reflecting Some Their]
Moral habits, induced by public practices, are far quicker in making their way into men's private lives, than the failings and faults of individuals are in infecting the city at large. Plutarch
[ City Failings Far Faults Habits Individuals Induced Infecting Into Large Lives Making Men Moral Practices Private Public Quicker Than Their Way]
Every sect is a moral check on its neighbour. Competition is as wholesome in religion as in commerce. Walter Savage Landor
[ Check Commerce Competition Every Moral Neighbour Religion Sect Wholesome]
It's definitely a struggle to prove yourself just as a good human being. I'm so proud of who I am and what I've become, the morals I have, and the people that I'm surrounded by. Tina Yothers
[ Am Become Being Definitely Good Human Just Morals Proud Prove Struggle Surrounded Yourself]
None of us can boast about the morality of our ancestors. The record does not show that Adam and Eve were ever married. Edgar Watson Howe
[ Adam Ancestors Boast Does Eve Ever Married Morality None Our Record Show Us Were]
Though sages may pour out their wisdom's treasure, there is no sterner moralist than pleasure. Lord Byron
[ May Moralist Out Pleasure Pour Sages Sterner Than Their Though Treasure Wisdom]
Australians were unique due to our corals, our apples, our gum trees and our kangaroos. Harold Edward Holt
[ Apples Australians Due Gum Our Trees Unique Were]
Real genius of moral insight is a motor which will start any engine. Edmund Wilson
[ Any Engine Genius Insight Moral Motor Real Start Which Will]
Consumers have not been told effectively enough that they have huge power and that purchasing and shopping involve a moral choice. Anita Roddick
[ Been Choice Consumers Effectively Enough Huge Involve Moral Power Purchasing Shopping Told]
Moral science is better occupied when treating of friendship than of justice. Thomas Aquinas
[ Better Friendship Justice Moral Occupied Science Than Treating]
Be these people either Conservatives or Socialists, Yellows or Reds, the most important thing is - and that is the point I want to stress - that all of them are right in the plain and moral sense of the word. Karel Capek
[ Conservatives Either Important Moral Most Plain Point Reds Right Sense Socialists Stress Them These Thing Want Word]
Politicians have limited power. They can't impose morality on themselves. How can they impose it on the country? Cal Thomas
[ Country How Impose Limited Morality Politicians Power Themselves]
Physical pain however great ends in itself and falls away like dry husks from the mind, whilst moral discords and nervous horrors sear the soul. Alice James
[ Away Discords Dry Ends Falls Great Horrors However Itself Mind Moral Nervous Pain Physical Soul Whilst]
Deterrence itself is not a preeminent value; the primary values are safety and morality. Herman Kahn
[ Deterrence Itself Morality Primary Safety Value Values]
While some of them acknowledge the obligation of natural morality in their mode of conducting their cases, and preserve their individual character as gentlemen, there are others who acknowledge no law, human or divine, but the law of Scotland. George Combe
[ Acknowledge Cases Character Conducting Divine Gentlemen Human Individual Law Mode Morality Natural Obligation Others Preserve Scotland Some Their Them While]
Property in man, always morally unjust, has become nationally dangerous. Robert Dale Owen
[ Always Become Dangerous Man Morally Nationally Property Unjust]
It is worse than immoral, it's a mistake. Dean Acheson
[ Immoral Mistake Than Worse]
I am convinced that the majority of American people do understand that we have a moral responsibility to foster the concepts of opportunity, free enterprise, the rule of law, and democracy. They understand that these values are the hope of the world. Richard Lugar
[ Am American Concepts Convinced Democracy Enterprise Foster Free Hope Law Majority Moral Opportunity Responsibility Rule These Understand Values World]
The minute you try to talk business with him he takes the attitude that he is a gentleman and a scholar, and the moment you try to approach him on the level of his moral integrity he starts to talk business. Raymond Chandler
[ Approach Attitude Business Gentleman Him His Integrity Level Minute Moment Moral Scholar Starts Takes Talk Try]
As for morality, well that's all tied up with the question of consciousness. Roger Penrose
[ Consciousness Morality Question Tied Up Well]
Let us be moral. Let us contemplate existence. Charles Dickens
[ Contemplate Existence Moral Us]
Leadership cannot just go along to get along. Leadership must meet the moral challenge of the day. Jesse Jackson
[ Along Cannot Challenge Day Get Go Just Leadership Meet Moral Must]
This doctrine of Christ and of the apostles, from which the true faith of the primitive church was received, the apostles at first delivered orally, without writing, but later, not by any human counsel but by the will of God, they handed it on in the Scriptures. Martin Chemnitz
[ Any Apostles Christ Church Counsel Delivered Doctrine Faith First God Handed Human Later Primitive Received Scriptures True Which Will Without Writing]
The great disadvantage of our present electoral system is that it freezes the pattern of politics, and holds together the incompatible because everyone assumes that if a party splits it will be electorally slaughtered. Roy Jenkins
[ Assumes Because Disadvantage Electoral Everyone Freezes Great Holds Incompatible Our Party Pattern Politics Present Slaughtered Splits System Together Will]
The infliction of cruelty with a good conscience is a delight to moralists. That is why they invented Hell. Bertrand Russell
[ Conscience Cruelty Delight Good Hell Infliction Invented Moralists Why]
There's this idea that if you take your clothes off, somehow you must have loose morals. Demi Moore
[ Clothes Idea Loose Morals Must Off Somehow Take Your]
Happiness and moral duty are inseparably connected. George Washington
[ Connected Duty Happiness Inseparably Moral]
Of the twenty-two civilizations that have appeared in history, nineteen of them collapsed when they reached the moral state the United States is in now. Arnold J. Toynbee
[ Appeared Civilizations Collapsed History Moral Nineteen Now Reached State States Them Twenty-Two United]
I've a problem with the word charity because I think that NGOs, as I prefer calling them, really do take the work of moral and social responsibilities that ought to be taken on by governments. Emma Thompson
[ Because Calling Charity Governments Moral Ngos Ought Prefer Problem Really Responsibilities Social Take Taken Them Think Word Work]
The essence of morality is a questioning about morality; and the decisive move of human life is to use ceaselessly all light to look for the origin of the opposition between good and evil. Georges Bataille
[ Between Ceaselessly Decisive Essence Evil Good Human Life Light Look Morality Move Opposition Origin Questioning Use]
The only purpose for which power can be rightfully exercised over any member of a civilized community, against his will, is to prevent harm to others. His own good, either physical or moral, is not sufficient warrant. John Stuart Mill
[ Against Any Civilized Community Either Exercised Good Harm His Member Moral Only Others Over Own Physical Power Prevent Purpose Rightfully Sufficient Warrant Which Will]
With the establishment of a presence in all three counties of Delaware, recruitment in and outside Delaware and throughout the world and new master's and doctoral programs, Delaware State University will continue to grow and attract even more qualified students. Michael N. Castle
[ Attract Continue Counties Delaware Establishment Even Grow Master More New Outside Presence Programs Qualified Recruitment State Students Three Throughout University Will World]
The most important of all revolutions, a revolution in sentiments, manners and moral opinions. Edmund Burke
[ Important Manners Moral Most Opinions Revolution Revolutions Sentiments]
The mind cannot support moral chaos for long. Men are under as strong a compulsion to invent an ethical setting for their behavior as spiders are to weave themselves webs. John Dos Passos
[ Behavior Cannot Chaos Compulsion Ethical Invent Long Men Mind Moral Setting Spiders Strong Support Their Themselves Under Weave Webs]
And Americans realized that native people are still here, that they have a moral standing, a legal standing. Dennis Banks
[ Americans Here Legal Moral Native Realized Standing Still]
The program of our movement stems from the fundamental moral laws and order. Lech Walesa
[ Fundamental Laws Moral Movement Order Our Program Stems]
America is never wholly herself unless she is engaged in high moral principle. We as a people have such a purpose today. It is to make kinder the face of the nation and gentler the face of the world. George H. W. Bush
[ America Engaged Face Gentler Herself High Kinder Make Moral Nation Never Principle Purpose She Such Today Unless Wholly World]
And the program was developed in large part by behavioral scientists who were working with the military, who do everything they possibly can to measure a soldier's stress levels to see how they're doing physically and emotionally, as they go through this program. Jane Mayer
[ Behavioral Developed Doing Emotionally Everything Go How Large Levels Measure Military Part Physically Possibly Program Scientists See Soldier Stress Through Were Working]
Save for thee and thy lessons, man in society would everywhere sink into a sad compound of the fiend and the wild beast; and this fallen world would be as certainly a moral as a natural wilderness. Hugh Miller
[ Beast Certainly Compound Everywhere Fallen Fiend Into Lessons Man Moral Natural Sad Save Sink Society Thee Thy Wild Wilderness World Would]
The acceptance that all that is solid has melted into the air, that reality and morality are not givens but imperfect human constructs, is the point from which fiction begins. Salman Rushdie
[ Acceptance Air Begins Constructs Fiction Givens Human Imperfect Into Melted Morality Point Reality Solid Which]
Man must cease attributing his problems to his environment, and learn again to exercise his will - his personal responsibility in the realm of faith and morals. Albert Schweitzer
[ Again Cease Environment Exercise Faith His Learn Man Morals Must Personal Problems Realm Responsibility Will]
Better still - your history has shown how powerful a moral catharsis expressed through popular resistance to injustice can sometimes be; I have in mind the grassroots opposition to the Vietnam War. Breyten Breytenbach
[ Better Catharsis Expressed Grassroots History How Injustice Mind Moral Opposition Popular Powerful Resistance Shown Sometimes Still Through Vietnam War Your]
Not that I wish by any means to deny, that the mental life of individuals and peoples is also in conformity with law, as is the object of philosophical, philological, historical, moral, and social sciences to establish. Hermann von Helmholtz
[ Also Any Conformity Deny Establish Historical Individuals Law Life Means Mental Moral Object Peoples Philosophical Sciences Social Wish]
We are all murderers and prostitutes - no matter to what culture, society, class, nation one belongs, no matter how normal, moral, or mature, one takes oneself to be. R. D. Laing
[ Belongs Class Culture How Matter Mature Moral Murderers Nation Normal Oneself Society Takes]
I know only that what is moral is what you feel good after and what is immoral is what you feel bad after. Ernest Hemingway
[ After Bad Feel Good Immoral Know Moral Only]
Imagery is not past but present. It rests with what we call our mental processes to place these images in a temporal order. George H. Mead
[ Call Imagery Images Mental Order Our Past Place Present Processes Rests Temporal These]
Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo. H. G. Wells
[ Halo Indignation Jealousy Moral]
The legions of reporters who cover politics don't want to quit the clash and thunder of electoral combat for the dry duty of analyzing the federal budget. As a consequence, we have created the perpetual presidential campaign. Hugh Sidey
[ Analyzing Budget Campaign Clash Combat Consequence Cover Created Dry Duty Electoral Federal Legions Perpetual Politics Presidential Quit Reporters Thunder Want]
If you don't have integrity, you have nothing. You can't buy it. You can have all the money in the world, but if you are not a moral and ethical person, you really have nothing. Henry Kravis
[ Buy Ethical Integrity Money Moral Nothing Person Really World]
If we allow public funds to be used to support our relatively benign, morally grounded schools, we will have to allow those public funds to be used for any type of private school. Jonathan Kozol
[ Allow Any Benign Funds Grounded Morally Our Private Public Relatively School Schools Support Those Type Used Will]
No man, who continues to add something to the material, intellectual and moral well-being of the place in which he lives, is left long without proper reward. Booker T. Washington
[ Add Continues Intellectual Left Lives Long Man Material Moral Place Proper Reward Something Well-Being Which Without]
If we say that anyone who "moralizes" must be perfect morally then we are in effect saying no one can moralize. Jonah Goldberg
[ Anyone Effect Morally Must Perfect Say Saying Then]
As we consider the fast pace of scientific and technological progress in our modern world, we must not lose our moral compass and give way to 'free market eugenics'. Sam Brownback
[ Compass Consider Fast Free Give Lose Market Modern Moral Must Our Pace Progress Scientific Technological Way World]
Moral justification is a powerful disengagement mechanism. Destructive conduct is made personally and socially acceptable by portraying it in the service of moral ends. This is why most appeals against violent means usually fall on deaf ears. Albert Bandura
[ Acceptable Against Appeals Conduct Deaf Destructive Disengagement Ears Ends Fall Justification Made Means Mechanism Moral Most Personally Portraying Powerful Service Socially Usually Violent Why]
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]
Where there is politics or economics, there is no morality. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Economics Morality Politics Where]
There is no man more dangerous, in a position of power, than he who refuses to accept as a working truth the idea that all a man does should make for rightness and soundness, that even the fixing of a tariff rate must be moral. Ida Tarbell
[ Accept Dangerous Does Even Fixing Idea Make Man Moral More Must Position Power Rate Refuses Rightness Should Soundness Tariff Than Truth Working]
Although lynchings have steadily increased in number and barbarity during the last twenty years, there has been no single effort put forth by the many moral and philanthropic forces of the country to put a stop to this wholesale slaughter. Ida B. Wells
[ Although Barbarity Been Country During Effort Forces Forth Increased Last Many Moral Number Philanthropic Put Single Slaughter Steadily Stop Twenty Wholesale Years]
I think attacks on civilians in fact boost morale. Tom Paulin
[ Attacks Boost Civilians Fact Morale Think]
You see a moral in them? Do we have morals? Joel Coen
[ Moral Morals See Them]
I am certainly not an intellectual relativist, nor a moral relativist. Edward Tufte
[ Am Certainly Intellectual Moral Nor]
Morality without religion is only a kind of dead reckoning - an endeavor to find our place on a cloudy sea by measuring the distance we have run, but without any observation of the heavenly bodies. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Any Bodies Cloudy Dead Distance Endeavor Find Heavenly Kind Measuring Morality Observation Only Our Place Reckoning Religion Run Sea Without]
I love the gallery, the arena of representation. It's a commercial world, and morality is based generally around economics, and that's taking place in the art gallery. Jeff Koons
[ Arena Around Art Based Commercial Economics Gallery Generally Love Morality Place Representation Taking World]
A government for the people must depend for its success on the intelligence, the morality, the justice, and the interest of the people themselves. Grover Cleveland
[ Depend Government Intelligence Interest Justice Morality Must Success Themselves]
I look forward to a great future for America - a future in which our country will match its military strength with our moral restraint, its wealth with our wisdom, its power with our purpose. John F. Kennedy
[ America Country Forward Future Great Look Match Military Moral Our Power Purpose Restraint Strength Wealth Which Will Wisdom]
The experience of ages has shown that a man who works on the land is purer, nobler, higher, and more moral... Agriculture should be at the basis of everything. That's my idea. Nikolai Gogol
[ Ages Agriculture Basis Everything Experience Higher Idea Land Man Moral More Nobler Purer Should Shown Works]
Customs form us all, our thoughts, our morals, our most fixed beliefs; are consequences of our place of birth. Aaron Hill
[ Beliefs Birth Consequences Customs Fixed Form Morals Most Our Place Thoughts Us]
Therefore the great mediator of any community is human morality. Armstrong Williams
[ Any Community Great Human Mediator Morality Therefore]
You have to protect it too, you can't let just any stupid person take it and do something demoralizing with it. At the same time, I don't believe in being so rigid about controlling what happens either. Paul Auster
[ Any Being Believe Controlling Demoralizing Either Happens Just Person Protect Rigid Same Something Stupid Take Time Too]
Overall, the challenge of leadership is both moral and one of developing the characteristics that make us respected by one another. Louis Farrakhan
[ Another Both Challenge Characteristics Developing Leadership Make Moral Overall Respected Us]
Forty-five percent of Iraqi citizens think it is morally okay to attack American troops. Marty Meehan
[ American Attack Citizens Forty-Five Iraqi Morally Okay Percent Think Troops]
So I'm just waiting until one party or the other actually gets a moral compass and a backbone. John Perry Barlow
[ Actually Backbone Compass Gets Just Moral Other Party Until Waiting]
I saw that all beings are fated to happiness: action is not life, but a way of wasting some force, an enervation. Morality is the weakness of the brain. Arthur Rimbaud
[ Action Beings Brain Fated Force Happiness Life Morality Saw Some Wasting Way Weakness]
I think the moral majority and religious right have been shrinking and having not quite as loud a voice in America, and all of a sudden people are coming to their own realizations going, 'Joe down the street is gay and he's a great guy.' Jason Priestley
[ America Been Coming Down Gay Going Great Guy Having Joe Loud Majority Moral Own Quite Realizations Religious Right Shrinking Street Sudden Their Think Voice]
I don't think anybody cares about unwed mothers unless they're black or poor. The question is not morality, the question is money. That's what we're upset about. Toni Morrison
[ Anybody Black Cares Money Morality Mothers Poor Question Think Unless Upset]
Love is the expression of one's values, the greatest reward you can earn for the moral qualities you have achieved in your character and person, the emotional price paid by one man for the joy he receives from the virtues of another. Ayn Rand
[ Achieved Another Character Earn Emotional Expression Greatest Joy Love Man Moral Paid Person Price Qualities Receives Reward Values Virtues Your]
If we fight our enemy using the same inhumane and morally bankrupt techniques that we are trying to stop, we will simply become what we have beheld. Ed Markey
[ Bankrupt Become Beheld Enemy Fight Inhumane Morally Our Same Simply Stop Techniques Trying Using Will]
If only for the sake of elegance, I try to remain morally pure. Marcel Proust
[ Elegance Morally Only Pure Remain Sake Try]
The problem was with Bill Clinton, the scandals and rumored scandals, the incubating ones and the dying ones never ended. Whatever moral compass the president was consulting was leading him in the wrong direction. His closets were full of skeletons just waiting to burst out. Louis Freeh
[ Bill Burst Clinton Closets Compass Consulting Direction Dying Ended Full Him His Just Leading Moral Never Ones Out President Problem Rumored Scandals Skeletons Waiting Were Whatever Wrong]
We become moral when we are unhappy. Marcel Proust
[ Become Moral Unhappy]
We are naive and moralistic women. We are human beings who find politics a blight upon the human condition. And do not know how one copes with it except through politics. Kate Millett
[ Beings Blight Condition Copes Except Find How Human Know Moralistic Naive Politics Through Upon Women]
I wanted to play around with the format, really tear it to pieces and shake it up. For example, if Mitch saves someone from drowning, and that person then goes out and releases a virus that kills a million people. Imagine the moral implications of that. David Hasselhoff
[ Around Drowning Example Format Goes Imagine Implications Kills Million Mitch Moral Out Person Pieces Play Really Releases Saves Shake Someone Tear Then Up Virus Wanted]
Boredom is... a vital problem for the moralist, since half the sins of mankind are caused by the fear of it. Bertrand Russell
[ Boredom Caused Fear Half Mankind Moralist Problem Since Sins Vital]
His lack of education is more than compensated for by his keenly developed moral bankruptcy. Woody Allen
[ Bankruptcy Compensated Developed Education His Keenly Lack Moral More Than]
The most dangerous criminal now is the entirely lawless modern philosopher. Compared to him, burglars and bigamists are essentially moral men. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Burglars Compared Criminal Dangerous Entirely Essentially Him Lawless Men Modern Moral Most Now Philosopher]
In morals what begins in fear usually ends in wickedness; in religion what begins in fear usually ends in fanaticism. Fear, either as a principle or a motive, is the beginning of all evil. Anna Jameson
[ Beginning Begins Either Ends Evil Fanaticism Fear Morals Motive Principle Religion Usually Wickedness]
There stands no contradiction between giving voice to legitimate anxiety and at the same time, as and when exchange of fire commences, looking to the rest of the country, as well as all of us in the House, to give full moral support to our forces. Charles Kennedy
[ Anxiety Between Commences Contradiction Country Exchange Fire Forces Full Give Giving House Legitimate Looking Moral Our Rest Same Stands Support Time Us Voice Well]
Do not do an immoral thing for moral reasons. Thomas Hardy
[ Immoral Moral Reasons Thing]
Some children may need a behavioral approach, whereas other children may need a sensory approach. Temple Grandin
[ Approach Behavioral Children May Need Other Sensory Some Whereas]
States are not moral agents, people are, and can impose moral standards on powerful institutions. Noam Chomsky
[ Agents Impose Institutions Moral Powerful Standards States]
Morality is a venereal disease. Its primary stage is called virtue; its secondary stage, boredom; its tertiary stage, syphilis. Karl Kraus
[ Boredom Called Disease Morality Primary Secondary Stage Syphilis Venereal Virtue]
He asked me whether I had seen the movie 'The Color Purple.' I said no she hadn't. And Bobby said, 'Well, it's a terrible picture. They don't make good, decent, moral pictures nowadays.' Tommy Bond
[ Asked Bobby Color Decent Good Had Hadn Make Moral Movie Nowadays Picture Pictures Purple Said Seen She Terrible Well Whether]
The Veteran's History Project, a nationwide volunteer effort to collect oral histories from America's war veterans, provides an avenue to do just that. Now in its fifth year, the Project has collected more than 40,000 individual stories. Spencer Bachus
[ America Avenue Collect Collected Effort Fifth Histories History Individual Just More Nationwide Now Oral Project Provides Stories Than Veteran Veterans Volunteer War Year]
In a constitutional democracy the moral content of law must be given by the morality of the framer or legislator, never by the morality of the judge. Robert Bork
[ Constitutional Content Democracy Given Judge Law Legislator Moral Morality Must Never]
It's bad when you fail morally. It's worse when you don't repent. Luis Palau
[ Bad Fail Morally Repent Worse]
I have a hard time with morals. All I know is what feels right, what's more important to me is being honest about who you are. Morals I get a little hung up on. Brad Pitt
[ Being Feels Get Hard Honest Hung Important Know Little Morals More Right Time Up]
Perhaps more than any other disease before or since, syphilis in early modern Europe provoked the kind of widespread moral panic that AIDS revived when it struck America in the 1980s. Peter Lewis Allen
[ Aids America Any Before Disease Early Europe Kind Modern Moral More Other Panic Perhaps Provoked Revived Since Struck Syphilis Than Widespread]
The very women who object to the morals of a notoriously beautiful actress, grow big with pride when an admirer suggests their marked resemblance to this stage beauty in physique. Minna Antrim
[ Actress Admirer Beautiful Beauty Big Grow Marked Morals Notoriously Object Physique Pride Resemblance Stage Suggests Their Very Women]
Projecting a persuasive image of a desirable and practical future is extremely important to high morale, to dynamism, to consensus, and in general to help the wheels of society turn smoothly. Herman Kahn
[ Consensus Desirable Dynamism Extremely Future General Help High Image Important Morale Persuasive Practical Projecting Smoothly Society Turn Wheels]
In fact, the converse is true: At a time when the United States has been called on for a level of moral leadership, vision and inspiration not seen since World War II, we cannot afford to dissemble about crimes against humanity. Adam Schiff
[ Afford Against Been Called Cannot Converse Crimes Fact Humanity Ii Inspiration Leadership Level Moral Seen Since States Time True United Vision War World]
Convinced that the attachment of colonies to the metropolis, depends infinitely more upon moral and religious feeling, than political arrangement, or even commercial advantage, I cannot but lament that more is not done to instill it into the minds of the people. John Strachan
[ Advantage Arrangement Attachment Cannot Colonies Commercial Convinced Depends Done Even Feeling Infinitely Instill Into Lament Metropolis Minds Moral More Political Religious Than Upon]
Curious people who have become accustomed to think that one cannot sustain the moral of the army without giving it the freedom to shed blood from time to time. Moshe Sharett
[ Accustomed Army Become Blood Cannot Curious Freedom Giving Moral Shed Sustain Think Time Without]
Life is the only real counselor; wisdom unfiltered through personal experience does not become a part of the moral tissue. Edith Wharton
[ Become Counselor Does Experience Life Moral Only Part Personal Real Through Tissue Wisdom]
Because of the diverse conditions of humans, it happens that some acts are virtuous to some people, as appropriate and suitable to them, while the same acts are immoral for others, as inappropriate to them. Thomas Aquinas
[ Acts Appropriate Because Conditions Diverse Happens Humans Immoral Inappropriate Others Same Some Suitable Them Virtuous While]
Americans are blessed with great plenty; we are a generous people and we have a moral obligation to assist those who are suffering from poverty, disease, war and famine. Adam Schiff
[ Americans Assist Blessed Disease Famine Generous Great Moral Obligation Plenty Poverty Suffering Those War]
A society deadened by a smothering network of laws while finding release in moral chaos is not likely to be either happy or stable. Robert Bork
[ Chaos Either Finding Happy Laws Likely Moral Network Release Society Stable While]
What is moral is what you feel good after, and what is immoral is what you feel bad after. Ernest Hemingway
[ After Bad Feel Good Immoral Moral]
Eloquence, n. The art of orally persuading fools that white is the color that it appears to be. It includes the gift of making any color appear white. Ambrose Bierce
[ Any Appear Appears Art Color Eloquence Fools Gift Includes Making Persuading White]
I learned a lot about morality from fiction, from movies. Rob Morrow
[ Fiction Learned Lot Morality Movies]
Time is not a thing, thus nothing which is, and yet it remains constant in its passing away without being something temporal like the beings in time. Martin Heidegger
[ Away Being Beings Constant Nothing Passing Remains Something Temporal Thing Thus Time Which Without Yet]
It still strikes me as strange that anyone could have any moral objection to someone else's sexuality. It's like telling someone else how to clean their house. River Phoenix
[ Any Anyone Clean Could Else House How Moral Objection Sexuality Someone Still Strange Strikes Telling Their]
Physical courage, which despises all danger, will make a man brave in one way; and moral courage, which despises all opinion, will make a man brave in another. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Another Brave Courage Danger Despises Make Man Moral Opinion Physical Way Which Will]
Our top story tonight: Famous TV dolphin flipper was arrested today on prostitution ring charges. He allegedly was seen transporting two 16 year olds across state line for immoral porpoises. Colin Mochrie
[ Across Allegedly Arrested Charges Dolphin Famous Immoral Line Olds Our Ring Seen State Story Today Tonight Top Transporting Tv Two Year]
We tell lies, yet it is easy to show that lying is immoral. Epictetus
[ Easy Immoral Lies Lying Show Tell Yet]
We like security: we like the pope to be infallible in matters of faith, and grave doctors to be so in moral questions so that we can feel reassured. Blaise Pascal
[ Doctors Faith Feel Grave Infallible Matters Moral Pope Questions Reassured Security]
Organizations endure, however, in proportion to the breadth of the morality by which they are governed. Thus the endurance of organization depends upon the quality of leadership; and that quality derives from the breadth of the morality upon which it rests. Chester Irving Barnard
[ Breadth Depends Derives Endurance Endure Governed However Leadership Morality Organization Organizations Proportion Quality Rests Thus Upon Which]
The experience of the race shows that we get our most important education not through books but through our work. We are developed by our daily task, or else demoralized by it, as by nothing else. Anna Garlin Spencer
[ Books Daily Demoralized Developed Education Else Experience Get Important Most Nothing Our Race Shows Task Through Work]
In this work I have received the opposition of a number of men who only advocate the unobtainable because the immediately possible is beyond their moral courage, administrative ability, and their political prescience. John Burns
[ Ability Administrative Advocate Because Beyond Courage Immediately Men Moral Number Only Opposition Political Possible Received Their Work]
I think television's become a downright dangerous thing. It has no moral barometer whatsoever. If you want to talk about something that is all about money, just watch the television. Tom Petty
[ Barometer Become Dangerous Downright Just Money Moral Something Talk Television Thing Think Want Watch Whatsoever]
The truth is that there is no terror untempered by some great moral idea. Jean-Luc Godard
[ Great Idea Moral Some Terror Truth]
Art is moral passion married to entertainment. Moral passion without entertainment is propaganda, and entertainment without moral passion is television. Rita Mae Brown
[ Art Entertainment Married Moral Passion Propaganda Television Without]
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her. George Washington Mom
[ Am Attribute Beautiful Education Ever Her Intellectual Life Moral Most Mother Owe Physical Received Saw Success Woman]
It's a morality film, and it poses the question "What would you do?" I took it very seriously, just as the director did in terms of atmosphere and lighting, and I was just trying to help that vision along. Kevin Williamson
[ Along Atmosphere Did Director Film Help Just Lighting Morality Poses Question Seriously Terms Took Trying Very Vision Would]
People need religion. It's a vehicle for a moral tradition. A crucial role. Nothing can take its place. Irving Kristol
[ Crucial Moral Need Nothing Place Religion Role Take Tradition Vehicle]
The novel is a penetrating study of morals and ethics. Bille August
[ Ethics Morals Novel Penetrating Study]
What we call "morals" is simply blind obedience to words of command. Henry Ellis
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When the sun comes up, I have morals again. Elayne Boosler
[ Again Comes Morals Sun Up]
We don't have sources who are dissidents on other sources. Should they come forward, that would be a tricky situation for us. But we're presumably acting in such a way that people feel morally compelled to continue our mission, not to screw it up. Julian Assange
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To provoke dreams of terror in the slumber of prosperity has become the moral duty of literature. Ernst Fischer
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You have to watch all sides of your advancement, you have to make sure people's bodies and minds are healthy and their morale is cool before you can really go out and play great music. Shirley Manson
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The moral and constitutional obligations of our representatives in Washington are to protect our liberty, not coddle the world, precipitating no-win wars, while bringing bankruptcy and economic turmoil to our people. Ron Paul
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Samurai culture did exist really, for hundreds of years and the notion of people trying to create some sort of a moral code, the idea that there existed certain behaviors that could be celebrated and that could be operative in a life. Edward Zwick
[ Behaviors Celebrated Certain Code Could Create Culture Did Exist Existed Hundreds Idea Life Moral Notion Operative Really Samurai Some Sort Trying Years]
I place a high moral value on the way people behave. I find it repellent to have a lot, and to behave with anything other than courtesy in the old sense of the word - politeness of the heart, a gentleness of the spirit. Fran Lebowitz
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I think most of the art now is involved with a denial of any kind of absolute morality, or general morality. Donald Judd
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And there was a real shedding of the old dogma, like boundaries of morality were being broken down and everybody was into the new party mode of just loving on each other. Which destroyed thousands of us. I lost 16 of my personal friends through that lifestyle. Barry McGuire
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To me, its seems necessary to rediscover - and the energy to do so exists - that even the political and economic spheres need moral responsibility, a responsibility that is born in man's heart and, in the end, has to do with the presence or absence of God. Joseph Ratzinger
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