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19 Greatest Quotes About Morals


The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated. Mahatma Gandhi
Young people are moving away from feeling guilty about sleeping with somebody to feeling guilty if they are *not* sleeping with someone. Margaret Mead
Short is the joy that guilty pleasure brings. Euripides
How can one be well...when one suffers morally? Leo Tolstoy
Morals are private. Decency is public. Rita Mae Brown
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
If one should desire to know whether a kingdom is well governed, if its morals are good or bad, the quality of its music will furnish the answer. Confucius
A moral system valid for all is basically immoral. Friedrich Nietzsche
Fashion is neither moral or immoral, but it is for rebuilding the morale. Karl Lagerfeld
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
Nowadays most men lead lives of noisy desperation. James Thurber
Those with a moral deficit put on a good show, and sleep like a baby. Paul Newman
Of course poets have morals and manners of their own, and custom is no argument with them. Thomas Hardy
If the story-tellers could ha' got decency and good morals from true stories, who'd have troubled to invent parables? Thomas Hardy