It is a man's own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways.
It is best to avoid the beginnings of evil.
To be free from evil thoughts is God's best gift.
Every evil in the bud is easily crushed: as it grows older, it becomes stronger.
The omission of good is no less reprehensible than the commission of evil.
Money is neither my god nor my devil. It is a form of energy that tends to make us more of who we already are, whether it's greedy or loving.
A great book is like great evil.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
I tend to think of action movies as exuberant morality plays in which good triumphs over evil.
I live in sin, to kill myself I live; no longer my life my own, but sin's; my good is given to me by heaven, my evil by myself, by my free will, of which I am deprived.
The most momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good or evil.
There is nothing good or evil save in the will.
One concept corrupts and confuses the others. I am not speaking of the Evil whose limited sphere is ethics; I am speaking of the infinite.
To live without evil belongs only to the gods.
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.
There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity above it.
Nature has no principles. She makes no distinction between good and evil.
We can endure neither our evils nor their cures.
War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil.
The best known evil is the most tolerable.
There is no possible source of evil except good.
Ignorance, the root and stem of all evil.
The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance.
The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has not created money enough.
The lack of money is the root of all evil.