Morality Quotes - Page 4

Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
– Henry David Thoreau

If your morals make you dreary, depend on it , they are wrong.
– Robert Louis Stevenson

Our lives are defined by opportunities. Even the ones we miss.
– Anonymous

Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere.
– Gilbert K. Chesterton

Moral codes adjust themselves to environmental conditions.
– William J. Durant

Children lack morality, but they also lack fake morality.
– Mignon McLaughlin

The soul is the captain and ruler of the life of morals.
– Sallust

Water continually dropping will wear hard rocks hollow.
– Plutarch

Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.
– Stanislaw Lec

Turning the other cheek is a kind of moral jiu jitsu.
– Gerald Stanley Lee

Morality, like art, means drawing a line someplace.
– Oscar Wilde

The higher the buildings, the lower the morals.
– Noel Coward

No moral system can rest solely on authority.
– A. J. Ayer

Do not do an immoral thing for moral reasons.
– Thomas Hardy

Morality is herd instinct in the individual.
– Friedrich Nietzsche

The end never really justifies the meanness.
– E. Duane Hulse

Good laws have their origins in bad morals.
– Ambrosius Macrobius

Scandal is gossip made tedious by morality.
– Oscar Wilde

Obscenity is in the crotch of the beholder.
– Justice William

Morality is a private and costly luxury.
– Henry B. Adams