Whatever guilt is perpetrated by some evil prompting, is grievous to the author of the crime. This is the first punishment of guilt that no one who is guilty is acquitted at the judgment seat of his own conscience
Whatever guilt is perpetrated by some evil prompting, is grievous to the author of the crime. This is the first punishment of guilt that no one who is guilty is acquitted at the judgment seat of his own conscience.
A wicked conscience mouldeth goblins swift as frenzy thoughts.
If all the world hated you, and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved you, and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends
We can always get along better by reason and love of truth than by worry of conscience and remorse. Harmful are these, and evil.
Never do anything against conscience, even if the state demands it
Conscience is the inner voice that warns us somebody may be looking.
Clear conscience never fears midnight knocking.
The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience.
Every human has four endowments- self awareness, conscience, independent will and creative imagination. These give us the ultimate human freedom... The power to choose, to respond, to change.
It is easier to cope with a bad conscience than with a bad reputation.
Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die.
Nothing is more powerful than an individual acting out of his conscience, thus helping to bring the collective conscience to life
Conscience serves us especially to judge of the actions of others.
In matters of conscience first thoughts are best; in matters of prudence last thoughts are best.
No evil is intolerable but a guilty conscience.
The person that loses their conscience has nothing left worth keeping.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
It is easier to cope with a bad conscience than with a bad
Modesty is the conscience of the body.
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
Freedom of conscience entails more dangers than authority and despotism.
A man's conscience and his judgment is the same thing; and as the judgment, so also the conscience, may be erroneous.
Science without conscience is the soul's perdition.
Vengeance taken will often tear the heart and torment the conscience.