The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who in times of great moral crises maintain their neutrality.
Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike.
Happiness and moral duty are inseparably connected.
The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature, indeed, prepares in us the ground for their reception, but their complete formation is the product of habit.
What is moral is what you feel good after, and what is immoral is what you feel bad after.
You have to show violence the way it is. If you don't show it realistically, then that's immoral and harmful. If you don't upset people, then that's obscenity.
Let us be moral. Let us contemplate existence.
We tell lies, yet it is easy to show that lying is immoral.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others.
Truth is certainly a branch of morality and a very important one to society.
Oh, the times! Oh, the morals! - O tempora! O mores!
Money, not morality, is the principle commerce of civilized nations.
To announce that there must be no criticism of the president... is morally treasonable to the American public.
But I think it is a serious issue to wonder about the other platonic absolutes of say beauty and morality.
When law becomes despotic, morals are relaxed, and vice versa.
Politics have no relation to morals.
However great an evil immorality may be, we must not forget that it is not without its beneficial consequences. It is only through extremes that men can arrive at the middle path of wisdom and virtue.
There's this idea that if you take your clothes off, somehow you must have loose morals.
So I think that the issue of how consciousness relates to the physical world is all tied up with morality but we have a lot to learn on that one.
How marriage ruins a man! It is as demoralizing as cigarettes, and far more expensive.
Moral habits, induced by public practices, are far quicker in making their way into men's private lives, than the failings and faults of individuals are in infecting the city at large.
In our country the lie has become not just a moral category but a pillar of the State.
As for morality, well that's all tied up with the question of consciousness.
Here is true immorality: ignorance and stupidity; the devil is nothing but this. His name is Legion.
He was afflicted by the thought that where Beauty was, nothing ever ran quite straight, which no doubt, was why so many people looked on it as immoral.