let a man imagine that he can pursue a good end by evil means, without sinning
against his own soul. The evil effect on himself is certain.
Author: Robert Southey
Never open the door to a lesser
evil, for other and greater ones invariably slink in after it.
Author: Baltasar Gracian
No man chooses evil because it
is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.
Author: Mary Wallstonecraft
No man is justified in doing
evil on the ground of expedience.
Author: Theodore Roosevelt
No one ever became extremely
Nature, in her indifference,
makes no distinction between good and evil.
Author: Anatole France
Nothing enchants the soul so
much as young women. They alone are the cause of evil, and there is no other.
Nothing is evil which is according
Author: Marcus Aurelius Antonius
On the choice of friends, Our
good or evil name depends.
Author: John Gay
One that confounds good and evil
is an enemy to good.
The older one grows, the more one
Author: Edmund Burke
Author: Virginia Woolf
The one pervading evil of democracy
is the tyranny of the party that succeeds, by force or fraud, in carrying
Author: Lord Acton
The only difference between saints
and sinners is that every saint has a past while every sinner has a future.
Author: Oscar Wilde
The only good is knowledge, and
the only evil is ignorance.
Author: Diogenes Laertius
The only objects of practical
reason are therefore those of good and evil. For by the former is meant
an object necessarily desired according to a principle of reason; by the
latter one necessarily shunned, also according to a principle of reason.
Author: Immanuel Kant
The only thing needed for evil
to prosper is for good men to do nothing.
Author: Edmund Burke
The problem of evil...Why does
God permit it? Or, if God is omnipotent, in which case permission and creation
are the same, why did God create it?
Author: Sir William Temple
The real problem is in the hearts
and minds of men. It is not a problem of physics but of ethics. It is easier
to denature plutonium than to denature the evil from the spirit of man.
Author: Albert Einstein
The sad truth is that most evil
is done by people who never make up their minds to be good or evil.
Author: Hannah Arendt
The snake stood up for evil in
Author: Robert Frost