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A good conscience is a continual feast.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Conscience
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
A good conscience is to the soul what health is to the body; it preserves constant ease and serenity within us; and more than countervails all the calamities and afflictions which can befall us from without.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Conscience
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
A man's conscience and his judgment is the same thing; and as the judgment, so also the conscience, may be erroneous.
~ Thomas Hobbes | ( British philosopher. ) | 1588-1679 | Conscience
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
A man's moral conscience is the curse he had to accept from the gods in order to gain from them the right to dream.
~ William Faulkner | ( American novelist and short-story writer. ) | 1897-1962 | Conscience
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
Conscience does make cowards of us all.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Conscience
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
Conscience is a man's compass.
~ Vincent van Gogh | ( Dutch painter. ) | 1853-1890 | Conscience
quotes Division : Artists   
     
Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends.
~ Henry Louis Mencken | ( American journalist ) | 1880-1956 | Conscience
quotes Division : Journalists   
     
Conscience is the inner voice which warns us that someone may be looking.
~ Henry Louis Mencken | ( American journalist ) | 1880-1956 | Conscience
quotes Division : Journalists   
     
Conscience is the internal perception of the rejection of a particular wish operating within us.
~ Sigmund Freud | ( Austrian neurologist and fhysician. ) | 1856-1939 | Conscience
quotes Division : Psychotherapists   
     
Conscience is the sentinel of virtue.
~ Johann Kaspar Lavater | ( Swiss theologian and poet. ) | 1741-1801 | Conscience
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions of the body.
~ Jean Jacques Rousseau | ( Swiss political philosopher and essayist. ) | 1712-1778 | Conscience
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions of the body.
~ Jean Jacques Rousseau | ( Swiss political philosopher and essayist. ) | 1712-1778 | Conscience
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
Conscience is thoroughly well-bred and soon leaves off talking to those who do not wish to hear it.
~ Samuel Butler | ( British poet and satirist. ) | 1612-1680 | Conscience
quotes Division : Satirists and Cynic   
     
Conscience: the only incorruptible thing about us.
~ Henry Fielding | ( English novelist and dramatist. ) | 1707-1754 | Conscience
quotes Division : Dramatists   
     
Conscience: the only incorruptible thing about us.
~ Henry Fielding | ( English novelist and dramatist. ) | 1707-1754 | Conscience
quotes Division : Dramatists   
     
In many walks of life, a conscience is a more expensive encumbrance than a wife or a carriage.
~ Thomas de Quincey | (British author and intellectual. ) | 1785-1859 | Conscience
quotes Division : Intellectuals   
     
In many walks of life, a conscience is a more expensive encumbrance than a wife or a carriage.
~ Thomas de Quincey | (British author and intellectual. ) | 1785-1859 | Conscience
quotes Division : Intellectuals   
     
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience
~ George Washington | (First President of the USA. ) | 1732-1799 | Conscience
quotes Division : U.S. Presidents   
     
Men never do evil so fully and cheerfully as when we do it out of conscience.
~ Blaise Pascal | ( French mathematician, physicist and philosopher. ) | 1623-1662 | Conscience
quotes Division : Scientists and Inventors   
     
My conscience hath a thousand several tongues, and every tongue brings in a several tale, and every tale condemns me for a villain.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Conscience
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it.
~ Albert Einstein | ( German-Swiss-U.S. scientist. ) | 1879-1955 | Conscience
quotes Division : Scientists and Inventors   
     
No ear can hear nor tongue can tell the tortures of the inward hell!
~ Lord Byron | ( British poet. ) | 1788-1824 | Conscience
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
People talk about the conscience, but it seems to me one must just bring it up to a certain point and leave it there. You can let your conscience alone if you're nice to the second housemaid.
~ Henry James | ( American author. ) | 1843-1916 | Conscience
quotes Division : American writers   
     
Religions are the great fairy tales of conscience.
~ George Santayana | ( American philosopher and poet. ) | 1863-1952 | Conscience
quotes Division : American Philosophers   
     
Religions are the great fairy tales of conscience.
~ George Santayana | ( American philosopher and poet. ) | 1863-1952 | Conscience
quotes Division : American Philosophers   
     
The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.
~ George Eliot | ( British writer. ) | 1819-1880 | Conscience
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.
~ George Eliot | ( British writer. ) | 1819-1880 | Conscience
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
There is no witness so terrible and no accuser so powerful as conscience which dwells within us.
~ Sophocles | ( Greek tragic poet. ) | 497 -406 BC | Conscience
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
There is one thing alone that stands the brunt of life throughout its length: a quite conscience.
~ Euripides | ( Greek tragic poet. ) | BC 480-BC 406 | Conscience
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
There is one thing alone that stands the brunt of life throughout its length: a quite conscience.
~ Euripides | ( Greek tragic poet. ) | BC 480-BC 406 | Conscience
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
What a man calls his ''conscience'' is merely the mental action that follows a sentimental reaction after too much wine or love.
~ Helen Rowland | ( American journalist and humorist. ) | 1875-1950 | Conscience
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
What a man calls his ''conscience'' is merely the mental action that follows a sentimental reaction after too much wine or love.
~ Helen Rowland | ( American journalist and humorist. ) | 1875-1950 | Conscience
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     

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