The quest for riches darkens the sense of right and wrong.
The little people must be sacred to the big ones, and it is from the rights of the weak that the duty of the strong is comprised.
The majority is always wrong; the minority is rarely right.
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.
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.
Silence will save me from being wrong (and foolish), but it will also deprive me of the possibility of being right.
When women go wrong, men go right after them.
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.
When things go right it's hard to figure out why, but when things go wrong it's really easy.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
Beauty comes from a life well lived. If you've lived well, your smile lines are in the right places, and your frown lines aren't too bad, what more do you need?
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.
Of course you will insist on modesty in the children, and respect to their teachers, but if the boy stops you in your speech, cries out that you are wrong and sets you right, hug him!
Nothing in the world is ever completely wrong. Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.
Every woman has the right to be beautiful.
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.
To be one's self, and unafraid whether right or wrong, is more admirable than the easy cowardice of surrender to conformity.
Oh, you weak, beautiful people who give up with such grace. What you need is someone to take hold of you - gently, with love, and hand your life back to you.
If ye despise the human race, and mortal arms, yet remember that there is a God who is mindful of right and wrong.
Stand with anybody that stands right, 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.
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.
I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
I do not say a proverb is amiss when aptly and reasonably applied, but to be forever discharging them, right or wrong, hit or miss, renders conversation insipid and vulgar.