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Morals Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Morals

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

Hardly a man in the world has an opinion
upon morals, political, or religion
which he got otherwise than
through his associations and sympathies.
- Mark Twain

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About morals: 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

Never let your sense of morals
get in the way of doing what's right.
- Isaac Asimov

Politics have no relation to morals.
- Niccolo Machiavelli

 

To educate a person in mind and not in morals
is to educate a menace to society.
- Theodore Roosevelt

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

The most permanent lessons in morals are those which come,
not of booky teaching, but of experience.
- Mark Twain

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The higher the building the lower the morals.
- Noel Coward

All are agreed, that the increase of learning and good
morals are great blessings to society.
- Joseph Lancaster

I differ materially from Capt.
Lewis, in my account of the numbers,
manners,
and morals of the Sioux.
- Zebulon Pike

One may as well be asleep as to read for anything but
to improve his mind and morals,
and regulate his conduct.
- Laurence Sterne

The people are grown very wild and loose in their morals.
- Peter Stuyvesant

The Lord's prayer contains the sum total of religion and morals.
- Arthur Wellesley

It has been my fate in a long life of production to
be credited chiefly with the equivocal virtue of industry,
a quality so excellent in morals, so little satisfactory in art.
- Margaret Oliphant

Manners easily and rapidly mature into morals.
- Horace Mann

The greatest happiness of the greatest number is the
foundation of morals and legislation.
- Jeremy Bentham

It has been said that the position of woman is the test of civilization,
and that of our women was secure.
In them was vested our standard of morals and the purity of our blood.
- Charles Eastman

There are three subjects on which the knowledge of
the medical profession in general is woefully weak;
they are manners,
morals, and medicine.
- Gerald F. Lieberman

I play a nice crazy lady whose morals are right but
who is really foundering.
- Mary Crosby

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

Morals are in all countries the result of legislation and government;
they are not African or Asian or European:
they are good or bad.
- Denis Diderot

You can't, in sound morals, condemn a man for taking
care of his own integrity.
It is his clear duty.
- Joseph Conrad

Customs form us all, our thoughts, our morals,
our most fixed beliefs; are consequences of our place of birth.
- Aaron Hill

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

To seduce a woman famous for strict morals,
religious fervor and the happiness of her marriage:
what could possibly be more prestigious?
- Christopher Hampton

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

Books follow morals, and not morals books.
- Theophile Gautier

When the sun comes up, I have morals again.
- Elayne Boosler

You see a moral in them? Do we have morals?
- Joel Coen

Respect for ourselves guides our morals,
respect for others guides our manners.
- Laurence Sterne

Relativity must replace absolutism in the realm of
morals as well as in the spheres of physics and biology.
- Thomas Cochrane

The novel is a penetrating study of morals and ethics.
- Bille August

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

I think the ethics and morals of genetic engineering are very complicated.
It intrigues me.
- Roger Spottiswoode

He combines the manners of a Marquis with the morals of a Methodist.
- William Gilbert

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

I have never regarded politics as the arena of morals.
It is the arena of interest.
- Aneurin Bevan

I have raised the morals and sobriety of the people.
- James Larkin

The laws of morals and the laws of music are the same.
- Zoltan Kodaly

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

The minister of the Gospel is really the yardstick
by which the nation measures its morals.
- Jimmy Swaggart

One should make morals judgements for oneself.
- Kathryn Bigelow

Morals are private.
Decency is public.
- Rita Mae Brown

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

What we call "morals" is simply blind obedience to words of command.
- Henry Ellis

To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
- Theodore Roosevelt

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

There were certain questions about the foundations
of morals that advances in science all threaten to make more complicated.
- Leon Kass

You can't raise the standard of women's morals by raising their pay envelope.
It lies deeper than that.
- Billy Sunday

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

When there is a lack of honor in government,
the morals of the whole people are poisoned.
- Herbert Hoover

There are no morals in politics; there is only expedience.
A scoundrel may be of use to us just because he is a scoundrel.
- Vladimir Lenin

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

People look for morals in fiction because there has
always been a confusion between fiction and philosophy.
- John Cheever

I challenge you to show me where the saloon has ever helped business,
education, church, morals or anything we hold dear.
- Billy Sunday

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

Sometimes, his methods and his motives are questionable
and even his morals are questionable in the way he does things.
But I think his intention is always to protect his daughter.
- Victor Garber

That I can't relate to today's music or morals doesn't
make either necessarily bad.
Just different.
I leave the judgements to others.
- Perry Como

To speak of morals in art is to speak of legislature in sex.
Art is the sex of the imagination.
- George Jean Nathan

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

There's this idea that if you take your clothes off,
somehow you must have loose morals.
- Demi Moore

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

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

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

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

We are justified in enforcing good morals,
for they belong to all mankind; but we are not justified
in enforcing good manners,
for good manners always mean our own manners.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

In morals, truth is but little prized when it is a mere sentiment,
and only attains its full value when realized in the world as fact.
- Ernest Renan

A man who pretends to understand women is bad manners.
For him to really to understand them is bad morals.
- Henry James

When law becomes despotic, morals are relaxed,
and vice versa.
- Honore de Balzac

Of course poets have morals and manners of their own,
and custom is no argument with them.
- Thomas Hardy

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


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