Conscience Quotes

Conscience is the internal perception of the reaction of a particular wish operating within us

Sigmund Freud

Conscience is the voice of God in the soul.

James H. Aughey

A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.

Alphonse De Lamartine

Never do anything against conscience, even if the state demands it

Albert Einstein

Conscience is the inner voice that warns us somebody may be looking.

Henry Louis Mencken

Conscience... is the impulse to do right because it is right, regardless of personal ends.

Margaret C. Graham

Conscience is the window of our spirit, evil is the curtain.

Doug Horton

No evil is intolerable but a guilty conscience.

William Ellery Channing

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

Mahatma Gandhi

There are many who fear disgrace, few who fear conscience.

Bartholomew of San Concordio

Sometimes I hate having a conscience, and a stupidly thorough sense of honor.

Jim Butcher

Most men are afraid of a bad name, but few fear their consciences.

Pliny the Elder

Conscience serves us especially to judge of the actions of others.

Jean-Antoine Petit-Senn

In matters of conscience first thoughts are best; in matters of prudence last thoughts are best.

Robert Hall

The person that loses their conscience has nothing left worth keeping.

Izaak Walton

Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.

Mark Twain

To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.

Abraham Lincoln

It is easier to cope with a bad conscience than with a bad reputation.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Modesty is the conscience of the body.

Honore de Balzac

Freedom of conscience entails more dangers than authority and despotism.

Michel Foucault

A man's conscience and his judgment is the same thing; and as the judgment, so also the conscience, may be erroneous.

Thomas Hobbes

Citizens with a conscience are not going to ignore wrong-doing simply because theyll be destroyed for it: the conscience forbids it.

Edward Snowden

Why should not conscience have vacation As well as other courts o' th' nation?

Samuel Butler

That consciousness is everything and that all things begin with a thought. That we are responsible for our own fate, we reap what we sow, we get what we give, we pull in what we put out. I know these things for sure.

Madonna Louise Ciccone

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