80 Quotes About Morality

  • "If we get our very identity, our sense of worth, from our political position, then politics is not really about, it is about us. Through our cause we are getting a self, our worth. That means we MUST despise and demonize the opposition. If we get our identity from our ethnicity or socioeconomic status, then we HAVE to feel superior to those of other classes and races. If you are profoundly proud of being an open-minded, tolerant soul, you will be extremely indignant toward people you think are bigots. If you are a very moral person, you will feel superior to people you think are licentious. And so on."

    - Tim Keller
    Topics: identity, morality, politics, self-worth, status, tolerance

  • "You can't raise the standard of women's morals by raising their pay envelope. It lies deeper than that."

    - Billy Sunday
    Topics: Morality, Women

  • "Abortion is too often an atonement for the consequences of immorality, the sins of the parents."

    - Ed Cole
    Topics: Abortion, Immorality

  • "No government is lawful or innocent that does not recognize the moral law as the only universal law, and God as the Supreme Lawgiver and Judge, to whom nations in their national capacity, as well as individuals, are amenable."

    - Charles Finney
    Topics: Government, Morality

  • "We have learned to live with unholiness and have come to look upon it as the natural and expected thing."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Life, Morality

  • "I believe that a long step toward public morality will have been taken when sins are called by their right names."

    - Billy Sunday
    Topics: Morality

  • "Morality or duty never yet made a man happy in himself or dear to others."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Morality, Happiness

  • "The absence of the true Light means moral Death. The darkness of the natural world to the intellect is not all. What history testifies to is, first the partial, and then the total eclipse of virtue that always follows the abandonment of belief in a personal God."

    - Henry Drummond
    Topics: Morality

  • "No books are so legible as the lives of men; no character so plain as their moral conduct."

    - James H. Aughey
    Topics: Morality, Men

  • "We are justified in enforcing good morals, for they belong to all mankind; but we are not justified in enforcing good manners, for good manners always mean our own manners."

    - G.K. Chesterton
    Topics: Morality

  • "As conscience grows more passive and the evil spirit supplies his guidance, some Christians begin to lower their moral standard - thinking they henceforth live according to a higher life principle, and therefore treat immoral matters as not quite so immoral any more."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Conscience, Immorality

  • "I am not interested in power for power's sake, but I'm interested in power that is moral, that is right and that is good."

    - Martin Luther King Jr.
    Topics: Morality, Power

  • "The devil may also make use of morality."

    - Karl Barth
    Topics: Morality

  • "Of all the dispositions and habits which lead top political prosperity, Religion and Morality are indispensable supports. In vain would that man claim the tribute of Patriotism, who should labor to subvert these great Pillars?"

    - George Washington
    Topics: Government, Morality, Patriotism

  • "Wherever any precept of traditional morality is simply challenged to produce its credentials, as though the burden of proof lay on it, we have taken the wrong position."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Morality

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