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The Roots of Violence: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice, Politics without principles (Quote by - Mahatma Gandhi)

The Past lives o'er again, In its effects, and to the guilty spirit The ever-frowning Present is its image. (Quote by - Samuel Taylor Coleridge)

Look, I don't know whether God exists. I don't know that. And I tell you one thing, I am not frightened of my beliefs. If there is a God who is threatening me with damnation because I don't believe in Him, so be it. I've lived my life in conscience, and I will suffer damnation willingly in conscience against a tyrannical God who would damn me because, on the basis of the intelligence He gave me, I have come to a conclusion doubting His existence, and I will continue to be a skeptic all of my life. (Quote by - Alan M. Dershowitz)

There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience. (Quote by - French proverb)

Now conscience wakes despair That slumber'd, wakes the bitter memory Of what he was, what is, and what must be Worse; of worse deeds worse sufferings must ensue! (Quote by - John Milton)

Nothing makes one so vain as being told one is a sinner. Conscience makes egotists of us all. (Quote by - Oscar Wilde)

But if any man say unto you, This is offered in sacrifice unto idols, eat not for his sake that shewed it, and for conscience sake: for the earth is the Lord's, and the fulness thereof: / Conscience, I say, not thine own, but of the other: for why is my liberty judged of another man's conscience? / For if I by grace be a partaker, why am I evil spoken of for that for which I give thanks? / Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God. (Quote by - Bible)

Oh, Conscience! Conscience! man's most faithful friend, Him canst thou comfort, ease, relieve, defend; But if he will thy friendly checks forego, Thou art, oh! woe for me, his deadliest foe! (Quote by - George Crabbe)

Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life. (Quote by - Mark Twain)

The government insists it is not repressing religious or political rights. Some people may argue that Vietnam does not have freedom and democracy and only has a one- party system. But you know, our ultimate goal is to maintain political stability and serve the interests of the people, ... We do not agree with arguments from the outside that there are prisoners of conscience in Vietnam. We do not have any prisoners of conscience in Vietnam. (Quote by - Phan Van Khai)

Who you are is a result of the conscience decisions you make. Actions define a person - not thoughts. So whatever you do, don't get bored. (Quote by - Agent420)

I fell in love with my wife when I thought I could never love anyone with that intensity. She consumes me so much, I have made her the keeper of my conscience. (Quote by - Miguel A. Correa)

Be this thy brazen bulwark, to keep a clear conscience, and never turn pale with guilt. (Quote by - Horace)

Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions of the body. (Quote by - Jean Jacques Rousseau)

Justice is conscience, not a personal conscience but the conscience of the whole of humanity. Those who clearly recognize the voice of their own conscience usually recognize also the voice of justice. (Quote by - Alexander Solzhenitsyn)

According to the state of a man's conscience, so do hope and fear on account of his deeds arise in his mind.(Quote by - Ovid)

The only incorruptible thing about us. (Quote by - Henry Fielding)

They have cheveril consciences that will stretch. (Quote by - Robert Burton)

A conscience without God is like a court without a judge. (Quote by - Alphonse De Lamartine)

O faithful conscience, delicately pure, how doth a little failing wound thee sore! (Quote by - Dante)

The court is really the keeper of the conscience, and the conscience is the Constitution. (Quote by - William Orville Douglas)

Corruption is simply crime without conscience. (Quote by - George Marek)

There is very little recognition that the conscience of the woman is as important, let alone more important, than the conscience of the provider. (Quote by - Frances Kissling)

We have left the issue of impeachment to the consciences of the men and women in the Congress, ... Unfortunately, that's not been the case with respect to the White House and the administration. They've weighed in, they've lobbied, but we've said it's a matter of conscience. (Quote by - Bob Livingston)

In matters of conscience, the law of the majority has no place. (Quote by - Mahatma Gandhi)

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