Conscience Quotes

Clear conscience never fears midnight knocking.

Chinese Proverb

The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience.

Mahatma Gandhi

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.

Stephen R. Covey

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

Friedrich Nietzsche

The only tyrant I accept in this world is the 'still small voice' within

Mahatma Gandhi

Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die.

Martin Luther

Nothing is more powerful than an individual acting out of his conscience, thus helping to bring the collective conscience to life

Norman Cousins

The Anglo-Saxon conscience does not prevent the Anglo-Saxon from sinning, it merely prevents him from enjoying his sin

Salvador De Madariaga

The quiet conscience is an invention of the devil.

Albert Schweitzer

Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends

Henry Louis Mencken

Conscience is the only clue that will eternally guide a man clear of all doubts and inconsistencies

Thomas Jefferson

A good conscience is a continual feast.

Robert Burton

Conscience has no more to do with gallantry than it has with politics

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Conscience is the purest substract of reasoning.

Caio Lemos

Conscience is a thousand swords.

William Shakespeare

Living with a conscience is like driving a car with the brakes on.

Budd Wilson Schulberg

The man who acts never has any conscience; no one has any conscience but the man who thinks.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

A good conscience is the best looking-glass of heaven.

Ralph Cudworth

Conscience is the mirror of our souls which represents the errors of our lives in their full shape.

George Bancroft

Good conscience is sometimes sold for money, but never bought with it.

James H. Aughey

Conscience is our magnetic compass; reason our chart.

Joseph Cook

A man's conscience, like a warning line on the highway, tells him what he shouldn't do -- but it does not keep him from doing it.

Frank A. Clark

Conscience is thoroughly well-bred and soon leaves off talking to those who do not wish to hear it.

Samuel Butler

The conscience is the sacred haven of the liberty of man.

Napoleon

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Updated On : December 22, 2013
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