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Corruption Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Corruption

Please enjoy these Corruption Quotes from the wise, the romantic, and the famous of the past and present.

All endeavors which are directed to a purely worldly end,
contain within themselves the seeds of their own corruption.
- Theodore H. White

Related topics: Values Wisdom Honor

Know that the true essence of the Golden Rule
is always being compassionate, kind,
generous, and being in service to others.
Compelling others to behave as you wish
them to behave in the name of the
Golden Rule is a corruption of a sacred principle.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Photography does not create eternity,
as art does; it embalms time, rescuing it simply from its proper corruption.
- Andre Bazin

Corruption, the greatest single bane of our society today.
- Olusegun Obasanjo

 

I would like to end world hunger and create world peace,
stop corruption, stop drugs getting to kids.
- Kelly Preston

Still, corruption and oppression are far too common
threats to the democratic society.
- Anna Lindh

Corruption, the most infallible symptom of constitutional liberty.
- Edward Gibbon

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The boxing world is full of all kinds of corruption.
- Al Sharpton

The accomplice to the crime of corruption is frequently our own indifference.
- Bess Myerson

Wherever you see a man who gives someone else's corruption,
someone else's prejudice as a reason for not taking action himself,
you see a cog in The Machine that governs us.
- John Jay Chapman

We do not need international help to stop corruption,
we need strong Louisiana Leadership.
- David Vitter

None of us is guaranteed against failure or corruption of any kind;
witness what's going on in the world in this moment,
the follies of human nature and the failures of human nature.
- Morris West

The first tenet is that you should report corruption
regardless of loyalty to incumbent or party.
- Linda Tripp

If vice and corruption prevail, liberty cannot subsist;
but if virtue have the advantage,
arbitrary power cannot be established.
- Algernon Sidney

Evil has no substance of its own, but is only the defect,
excess, perversion, or corruption of that which has substance.
- John Henry Newman

The kind of corruption the media talk about,
the kind the Supreme Court was concerned about,
involves the putative sale of votes in exchange for campaign contributions.
- James L. Buckley

I will be happy with certainly when the corruption index improve.
- Abdullah Ahmad Badawi

Therefore, until the day I die, I am going to do what I can,
regardless of the cost to me, to try to stop this awful
corruption that is destroying our beloved democracy.
- John Jay Hooker

All institutions are prone to corruption and to the vices of their members.
- Morris West

It is not the young people that degenerate;
they are not spoiled till those of mature age are already sunk into corruption.
- Charles de Montesquieu

I have always been fascinated by the corruption of power.
- Joe Eszterhas

Then there is the worst part of Christianity,
which is awful: power, corruption, manipulation...
But then again, these feature are ever present in any organization.
- Bruce Kent

Communism has never come to power in a country
that was not disrupted by war or corruption, or both.
- John F. Kennedy

Corruption never has been compulsory.
- Anthony Eden

Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice.
- Adlai E. Stevenson

We see violence to forcibly seize land,
at any price, murders and corruption.
- Claudio Hummes

Corruption is like a ball of snow, once it's set a
rolling it must increase.
- Charles Caleb Colton

Corruption is nature's way of restoring our faith in democracy.
- Peter Ustinov

The corruption of people is to behave in an inhuman way.
- Alan Bullock

Look at Mexico.
We need to make that government better and end the corruption.
If people have a better life in their country,
they won't come over here.
- Tony Garza

A government, for protecting business only,
is but a carcass, and soon falls by its own corruption and decay.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

This is a matter of public health.
The public was sick and tired of DeLay and his corruption.
- Jim Hightower

It's not just spending, it's not just taxes,
it's not just corruption, it is progressivism,
and it is in both parties.
It is in the Republicans and the Democrats.
- Glenn Beck

Life is a corrupting process from the time a child
learns to play his mother off against his father in
the politics of when to go to bed;
he who fears corruption fears life.
- Saul Alinsky

The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
- Kurt Cobain

For us Africans, literature must serve a purpose:
to expose,
embarrass, and fight corruption and authoritarianism.
It is understandable why the African artist is utilitarian.
- Ama Ata Aidoo

The time has come to tell the truth about the corruption
of the government employee unions in this country.
- Newt Gingrich

I used to look down on the world for being corrupt,
but now I adore it for the utter magnificence of that corruption.
- Richard J. Needham

If a country is to be corruption free and become a
nation of beautiful minds,
I strongly feel there are three key societal members
who can make a difference.
They are the father, the mother and the teacher.
- Abdul Kalam

In some of the countries where we operate,
there is a tradition of corruption, in which the political
elites work with business in the framework of unsavory relationships.
- Lee R. Raymond

No pen can give an adequate description of the all-pervading
corruption produced by slavery.
- Harriet Ann Jacobs

What saddens me is the corruption of youth and beauty,
and the loss of soul, which is only replaced by money.
- Lisa Bonet

I want to rid the country of corruption and return
our economic environment.
- Nestor Kirchner

The corruption of the best things gives rise to the worst.
- David Hume

In the lead up to the Iraq war and its later conduct,
I saw at a minimum, true dereliction,
negligence and irresponsibility, at worse,
lying, incompetence and corruption.
- Anthony Zinni

The winner must promote social jusitce,
remove corruption and discrmination,
and stand against political,
cultural and economic plots.
- Ayatollah Khamenei

Personally I don't think solving corruption is such a big problem.
- Imran Khan

Only the old are innocent.
That is what the Victorians understood,
and the Christians.
Original sin is a property of the young.
The old grow beyond corruption very quickly.
- Malcolm Bradbury

We did not call it propaganda, for that word,
in German hands, had come to be associated with deceit and corruption.
- George Creel

But eradicating corruption is not enough to sustain a country.
- Eduard Shevardnadze

The first sign of corruption in a society that is still
alive is that the end justifies the means.
- Georges Bernanos

Peace is the happy natural state of man;
war is corruption and disgrace.
- James Thomson

I have a very steadfast tendency to parent myself,
to monitor my development into the person I want to be.
I've tried to keep the corruption minimal.
- Fiona Apple

Corruption has its own motivations, and one has to
thoroughly study that phenomenon and eliminate the
foundations that allow corruption to exist.
- Eduard Shevardnadze

The starting point of sanctification is the filthiness,
corruption, or stain of sin.
- William Ames

No science is immune to the infection of politics and the corruption of power.
- Jacob Bronowski

Simply that we are mirroring the trends in society,
at any given time smuggling was an issue in the seventies,
corruption is an issue today, and we faithfully reflect those issues.
- Ajay Devgan

When I saw corruption, I was forced to find truth on my own.
I couldn't swallow the hypocrisy.
- Barry White

Public office is supposed to be a public trust.
This is a clear sign of the rampant corruption at the
highest levels of the Republican leadership.
- Bob Etheridge

As a columnist, I realize that whatever amount of corruption I expose,
half my readers will block it out, although they may
get a frisson of joy in the process.
- Margaret Carlson

The knife of corruption endangered the life of New York City.
The scalpel of the law is making us well again.
- Edward Koch

In a state where corruption abounds,
laws must be very numerous.
- Tacitus

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

Big government conservatives are spending trillions and wasting billions.
Republicans are no longer the party of fiscal conservancy,
but the party of runaway spending and corruption.
- Sherrod Brown

What people fail to appreciate is that the currency
of corruption in elective office is,
not money, but votes.
- James L. Buckley

My government will be open.
Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with
in accordance with the law.
If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
- George Weah

The corruption in reporting starts very early.
It's like the police reporting on the police.
- Julian Assange

The beast for me is greed.
Whether you read Dante, Swift, or any of these guys,
it always boils down to the same thing:
the corruption of the soul.
- Ben Nicholson

The corruption of the American soul is consumerism.
- Ben Nicholson

Whoever looks at America will see: the ship is powered by stupidity,
corruption, or prejudice.
- Johann Most

If, as is natural, you focus on the corruption and
on those threatened institutions that are trying to prevent change -
even though they don't really know what they're trying to prevent -
then you can get pessimistic.
- Paul Hawken


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