Never let your sense of morals get in the way of doing what's right.
National film industries tend to move in cycles. In Australia right now, we're on a high, a feeling of potential, which as yet shows no sign of flagging. But the word "industry" is misleading. A small national cinema has no industry in the Hollywood sense.
I wish I were supernaturally strong so I could put right everything that is wrong.
The majority is always wrong; the minority is rarely right.
Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what's right.
That we are to stand by the President right or wrong is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.
Human rights is the soul of our foreign policy, because human rights is the very soul of our sense of nationhood.
No law can be sacred to me but that of my nature. Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this. The only right is what is after my constitution; the only wrong what is against it.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.
The only thing he ought to consider, if he does anything, is whether he does right or wrong, whether it is what a good man does or a bad man.
A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.
Nothing in the world is ever completely wrong. Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.
Man was born to be rich, or grow rich by use of his faculties, by the union of thought with nature. Property is an intellectual production. The game requires coolness, right reasoning, promptness, and patience in the players. Cultivated labor drives out brute labor.
A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness. It finds the thought and the thought finds the words.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. Men will believe what they see.
The beautiful seems right by force of beauty, and the feeble wrong because of weakness.
Silence will save me from being wrong (and foolish), but it will also deprive me of the possibility of being right.
Sometimes you choose the wrong actor, he could be the best actor ever, but he's not cast in the right part then it doesn't work.
The new spirituality will step away from dogma, will step away from 'We're right and you're wrong.'
Ezra was right half the time, and when he was wrong, he was so wrong you were never in any doubt about it.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense human rights invented America.