Morality Quotes - Page 2

But the imposition of morality onto science, where it does not belong has become rampant in recent years.
– Bill Condon

Moralizing and morals are two entirely different things and are always found in entirely different people.
– Don Herold

The principles we live by, in business and in social life, are the most important part of happiness.
– Harry Harrison

I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
– Anne Frank

Why should moral distinction be made between death by the spirochete and death by the streptococcus?
– Martin H. Fischer

I say that a man must be certain of his morality for the simple reason that he has to suffer for it.
– G. K. Chesterton

We know no spectacle so ridiculous as the British public in one of its periodical fits of morality.
– Thomas Babington

Without doubt half the ethical rules they din into our ears are designed to keep us at work.
– Llewelyn Powys

Do not do unto others as you would that they should do unto you. Their tastes may not be the same.
– George Bernard

All women should know how to take care of children. Most of them will have a husband some day.
– Franklin P. Jones

What is ful to thyself do not do to another. That is the whole Law, the rest is Commentary.
– Hillel

The world of empirical morality consists for the most part of nothing but ill will and envy.
– Goethe

The laws of conscience, which we pretend to be derived from nature, proceed from custom.
– Michel Montaigne

Immaturity is the incapacity to use one’s intelligence without the guidance of another.
– Immanuel Kant

Morality is simply the attitude we adopt toward people whom we personally dislike.
– Oscar Wilde

When your dreams tire, they go underground and out of kindness that’s where they stay.
– Libby Houston

“Tut, tut, child,” said the Duchess. “Everything’s got a moral if only you can find it.”
– Lewis Carroll

Perfection of moral virtue does not wholly take away the passions, but regulates them.
– Saint Thomas Aquinas

As for morality, well that’s all tied up with the question of consciousness.
– Roger Penrose

Morality comes with the sad wisdom of age, when the sense of curiosity has withered.
– Graham Greene