102 Quotes About Good and Evil

  • "Do right, and God's recompense to you will be the power of doing more right."

    - Frederick W. Robertson
    Topics: Good and Evil, Power


  • "An evil man is clay to God, and wax to the devil; a good man is God's wax, and Satan's clay."

    - Joseph Hall
    Topics: Good and Evil


  • "Defeat in doing right is nevertheless victory."

    - Frederick W. Robertson
    Topics: Good and Evil, Victory


  • "You cannot make men good by law."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Good and Evil, Men


  • "When a man is getting better he understands more and more clearly the evil that is still left in him. When a man is getting worse he understands his own badness less and less."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Good and Evil


  • "As no good is done, or spoken, or thought by any man without the assistance of God, working in and with those that believe in him, so there is no evil done, or spoken, or thought without the assistance of the devil, who worketh with strong though secret power in the children of unbelief. All the works of our evil nature are the work of the devil."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Good and Evil, Unbelief


  • "Whatsoever is good; the same is also approved of God."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Good and Evil


  • "God's pleasure or displeasure is not founded upon the principle of good and evil. Rather, God traces the source of all things. An action may be quite correct, yet God inquires, what is its origin?"

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Good and Evil


  • "A good end cannot sanctify evil means; nor must we ever do evil, that good may come of it."

    - William Penn
    Topics: Good and Evil


  • "At the very moment when the pulpit has fallen strangely silent about sin, fiction can talk of little except evil, not indeed viewed as sin, but apparently as the invariable ways of a peculiarly repulsive insect, which it can't help, poor thing; and there is no manner of use expecting anything from it, except the nastiness natural to it."

    - A.J. Gossip
    Topics: Good and Evil


  • "Much of what happens in our world is evil and bad, but God specializes in bringing good out of it."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Good and Evil


  • "The truest definition of evil is that which represents it as something contrary to nature. Evil is evil because it is unnatural. A vine which should bear olive-berries - an eye to which blue seems yellow, would be diseased. An unnatural mother, an unnatural son, an unnatural act, are the strongest terms of condemnation."

    - Frederick W. Robertson
    Topics: Good and Evil, Nature


  • "Men's hearts ought not to be set against one another, but set with one another and all against evil only."

    - Thomas Carlyle
    Topics: Good and Evil


  • "All human evil comes from a single cause, man's inability to sit still in a room."

    - Blaise Pascal
    Topics: Good and Evil


  • "We declare, upon Scriptural authority, that the human will is so desperately set on mischief, so depraved, and so inclined to everything that is evil, and so disinclined to everything that is good, that without the powerful, supernatural, irresistible influence of the Holy Spirit, no human will ever be constrained towards Christ."

    - Charles Spurgeon
    Topics: Good and Evil, Holy Spirit



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