Philosophy Good And Evil Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 52 Philosophy Good And Evil Quotes

#1. I cannot stand Tolstoy, and reading him was the most boring literary duty I ever had to perform, his philosophy and his sense of life are not merely mistaken, but evil, and yet, from a purely literary viewpoint, on his own terms, I have to evaluate him as a good writer. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#2. Only one kind of species of animals bites the hand that feeds them - mankind. - Author: Fakeer Ishavardas
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#3. In any compromise between food and poison, it is only death that can win. In any compromise between good and evil, it is only evil that can profit. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#4. For the grace of bearing life's inevitable evils is itself a
good, and makes goodness arise even from evils by
opposing them or enduring them with courage. - Author: A.C. Grayling
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#5. The moral is the chosen, not the forced; the understood, not the obeyed. The moral is the rational, and reason accepts no commandments. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#6. The indifference, callousness, and contempt that so many people exhibit toward animals is evil first because it results in great suffering towards animals, and second because it results in an incalculably great impoverishment of human spirit. - Author: Ashley Montagu
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#7. Since life requires a specific course of action, any other course will destroy it. A being who does not hold his own life as the motive and goal of his actions, is acting on the motive and standard of death. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#8. Good and evil are (only) labels that man - through religion and philosophy - created to explain and judge the Universe's natural cycle of creation and destruction. Creation was deemed good and destruction was deemed evil. - Author: Russell Anthony Gibbs
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#9. We are tainted by modern philosophy which has taught us that all is good, whereas evil has polluted everything and in a very real sense all is evil, since nothing is in its proper place. - Author: Joseph De Maistre
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#10. A choice is an act of god, malevolent or loving is your will, free until conflicting with others who share this power, a true collision of good and evil. - Author: K.R. Royal
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#11. As a Roman philosopher, Cicero, said of him a few hundred years later, Socrates 'called philosophy down from the sky and established her in the towns and introduced her into homes and forced her to investigate life, ethics, good and evil. - Author: Jostein Gaarder
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#12. Before you condemn me my friends, I suggest you look deep inside you. For good and evil exists in us all. - Author: Ray Davies
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#13. Moral philosophy is nothing else but the science of what is good, and evil, in the conversation, and society of mankind. Good, and evil, are names that signify our appetites, and aversions; which in different tempers, customs, and doctrines of men, are different. - Author: Thomas Hobbes
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#14. perhaps the problem of evil is a human problem, one of an egotistical mind-set, an anthropocentric bent in our thinking and perspective. - Author: Jacob M. Held
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#15. Life is a process of self-sustaining and self-generated action. If an organism fails in that action, it dies...It is only the concept of 'Life' that makes the concept of 'Value' possible. It is only to a living entity that things can be good or evil. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#16. Evil and good meet with their due reward. Good fortune and ill luck walk side by side. But he who never walks the wrong path, need have no fear when comes the summons in the night. - Author: Lanling Xiaoxiao Sheng
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#17. Sometimes evil didn't need an excuse. Sometimes evil just was. - Author: Nenia Campbell
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#18. For wicked people to do evil requires money, and good people superstition. Combining these elements and we get organized religion, but to achieve the worst of all evil conflate politics to the compound and the tragedies are endless. - Author: Sean S. Kamali
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#19. Truth always prevails. Both divine and devil are two sides of the same coin. Rather, devil is in the divine and divine is in the devil. It is for us to make a conscious choice, whether we want to be devil or divine. Let us choose good over evil. - Author: Vishwas Chavan
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#20. Nobody can tell what is right and what is wrong; what is righteous and what is evil. Even if there is a god and I had his teachings right before me, I would think it through and decide if that was right or wrong myself. - Author: Tsugumi Ohba
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#21. Good and evil lay side by side. - Author: Jimi Hendrix
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#22. An apparent misfortune of man is that neither good nor evil is an agency itself; both are equally passive choices. Man himself is the ultimate agency. He has the power to realize and activate the dead options. Only then, that is, by the action of Will, good results in good and evil in evil. - Author: Raheel Farooq
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#23. I remember a time when things were a lot more fun around here, when good was good and evil was evil, before things got fuzzy. - Author: Don Henley
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#24. The Greek philosophies teach us that we are a combination of dark and light, good and evil, and murderer and savior, hmm? And until we know this completely about ourselves we cannot love well, and we cannot forgive ourselves. - Author: Ray Bradbury
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#25. If that which we have found is the corruption of solitude, then what can men wish for save corruption? If this is the great evil of being alone, than what is good and what is evil? - Author: Ayn Rand
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#26. Record what you can, pursue your passions, connect with the world, fight the good fight, defy evil, shine incandescently as best you can. And it doesn't matter what field it's in but, it does matter that we leave something that accumulates over time. - Author: Stefan Molyneux
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#27. The contrast between good and evil fades by diluting the essence of one or the other. - Author: Craig Smedley
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#28. The real Jihad is an internal process, not an external one. - Author: Abhijit Naskar
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#29. This, in every hour and every issue, is your basic moral choice: thinking or non-thinking, existence or non-existence, A or non-A, entity or zero. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#30. When I see big movies that are only about good versus evil, and the good guy wins, I only can think we're in a far more complicated world than that. I frankly think that this binary philosophy is actually a dangerous way to look at the world. - Author: Gavin Hood
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#31. Every morning most of the people wake up alive than dead, so I do have a faith there is still some goodness left in the man. - Author: Amit Kalantri
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#32. People with evil ideas will think and do as they have learned, but those people with good ideas have the responsibility to show them the way of love, way of truth, and the way of peace. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#33. Both poetry and philosophy are prodigal of eulogy over the mind which ransoms itself by its own energy from a captivity to custom, which breaks the common bounds of empire, and cuts a Simplon over mountains of difficulty for its own purposes, whether of good or of evil. - Author: Horace Mann
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#34. To recognize untruth as a condition of life
that certainly means resisting accustomed value feelings in a dangerous way; and a philosophy that risks this would by that token alone place itself beyond good and evil. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#35. There is no justice in the laws of nature, no term for fairness in the equations of motion. The Universe is neither evil, nor good, it simply does not care. The stars don't care, or the Sun, or the sky.
But they don't have to! WE care! There IS light in the world, and it is US! - Author: Eliezer Yudkowsky
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#36. I'd rather speak as a student of philosophy. Philosophically it makes no sense, absolutely makes no sense. Why should people inherit evil things when their memories could contain and should invoke good things? - Author: Elie Wiesel
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#37. Goodness is funny because it draws you to it while curiously possessing you with the untrammelled desire to turn it into something bad. - Author: Sophie Villalobos
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#38. Man's life is the standard of morality, but your own life is its purpose . If existence on earth is your goal, you must choose your actions and values by the standard of that which is proper to man - for the purpose of preserving, fulfilling and enjoying the irreplaceable value which is your life. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#39. Our interexistence assures that there is an effect for every intention, action, decision and word. For good or for evil, the people we are in both private and in public, take on life or death and collectively create the world we live in. - Author: Mac MacKenzie
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#40. We have spent centuries of philosophy trying to solve "the problem of evil," yet I believe the much more confounding and astounding issue is the "problem of good." How do we account for so much gratuitous and sheer goodness in this world? Tackling this problem would achieve much better results. - Author: Richard Rohr
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#41. There is a morality of reason, a morality proper to man, and Man's Life is its standard of value.
All that which is proper to the life of a rational being is the good; all that which destroys it is the evil. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#42. If you don't get the wrong people out of your life, you will never be able to get the right people in it! - Author: Alex Haditaghi
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#43. It's daft, locking us up," said Nanny. "I'd have had us killed."
"That's because you're basically good," said Magrat. "The good are innocent and create justice. The bad are guilty, which is why they invent mercy. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#44. T happens in all human affairs that we never seek to escape one mischief without falling into another. Prudence therefore consists in knowing how to distinguish degrees of disadvantage, and in accepting a less evil as a good. - Author: Niccolo Machiavelli
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#45. I consider promiscuity immoral. Not because sex is evil, but because sex is too good and too important ... - Author: Ayn Rand
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#46. Take heart. You're not alone. Every broken heart breathes again. That's life. It goes on. In loss, and in gain. - Author: Fakeer Ishavardas
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#47. In philosophy seminars, the choice is usually between good and evil. In the real world, however, the choice is often between a bad guy and a worse guy. - Author: Dinesh D'Souza
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#48. The future is neither ahead nor behind, on one side or another. Nor is it dark or light. It is contained within ourselves; its evil and good are perpetually within us. - Author: Loren Eiseley
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#49. Nothing in the Grimmerie on how to depose a tyrant - nothing useful ... Nothing there that described why men and women could turn out so horrible. Or so wonderful - if that ever happens anymore. - Author: Gregory Maguire
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#50. That the world is a divine game and beyond good and evil:Min this the Vedanta philosophy and Heraclitus are my predecessors. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#51. There is no good or evil. We classify things into good and evil because we are currently unable to solve the two problems of the world: death and dearth. If there ever comes a time when we can solve these problems, we won't be required to do this anymore. - Author: Andreas Laurencius
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#52. And this is the forbidden truth, the unspeakable taboo - that evil is not always repellent but frequently attractive; that it has the power to make of us not simply victims, as nature and accident do, but active accomplices. - Author: Joyce Carol Oates
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