Quotes of Corrupt

“ Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from a religious conviction. ”

- Blaise Pascal

“ For neither man nor angel can discern hypocrisy, the only evil that walks invisible, except to God alone. ”

- John Milton

“ Of two evils, choose the prettier. ”

- Carolyn Wells

“ The sun shineth upon the dunghill, and is not corrupted. ”

- John Lyly

“ The urge to gamble is so universal and its practice so pleasurable that I assume it must be evil. ”

- Heywood Broun

“ Ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil. ”

- Bible

“ The world needs anger. The world often continues to allow evil because it isn't angry enough. ”

- Bede Jarrett

“ Never open the door to a lesser evil, for other ones invariably slink in after it. ”

- Baltasar Gracian

“ We can never be sure that the opinion we are endeavoring to stifle is a false opinion; and even if we were sure, stifling it would be an evil still. ”

- John Stuart Mill

“ Life often presents us with a choice of evils, rather than of goods. ”

- Charles Caleb Colton

“ All the things I really like to do are either illegal, immoral, or fattening. ”

- Alexander Woollcott

“ All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing. ”

- Edmund Burke

“ It is said that power corrupts, but actually it's more true that power attracts the corruptible. The sane are usually attracted by other things than power. ”

- David Brin

“ All things may corrupt when minds are prone to evil. ”

- Ovid

“ Be not deceived: evil communications corrupt good manners. ”

- Bible

“ All things tend to corrupt perverted minds. ”

- Marcus Tullius Cicero

“ Our manners have been corrupted by communication with the saints. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse. ”

- Adlai E. Stevenson

“ We are as liable to be corrupted by books, as by companions. ”

- Henry Fielding

“ When ever the speech is corrupted so is the mind. ”

- Marcus Annaeus Seneca

“ There is no such thing as can't, only won't. If you're qualified, all it takes is a burning desire to accomplish, to make a change. Go forward, go backward. Whatever it takes! But you can't blame other people or society in general. It all comes from your mind… ”

- Jan Ashford

“ Where the speech is corrupted, the mind is also. ”

- Seneca

“ The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance. ”

- Socrates

“ When choosing between two evils, I always like to try the one I've never tried before. ”

- Mae West

“ He who does not punish evil, commands it to be done. ”

- Leonardo da Vinci

“ It is as hard for the good to suspect evil as it is for the bad to suspect good. ”

- Cicero

“ Capital as such is not evil; it is its wrong use that is evil. ”

- Mahatma Gandhi

“ Only lies and evil come from letting people off. ”

- Iris Murdoch

“ Our society, like decadent Rome, has turned into an amusement society, with writers chief among the court jesters - not so much above the clatter as part of it. ”

- Saul Bellow

“ Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before. ”

- Mae West
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