Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Good and Evil.

The repository contains 17 quotes in the category “Good and Evil.”

Terrorism is the preferred weapon of weak and evil men.

President Ronald Reagan
1911 — 2004

Is it better to out-monster the monster or to be quietly devoured?

Friedrich Nietzsche
1844 — 1900

Goodness is the only investment which never fails.

Henry David Thoreau
1817 — 1862

For every ten people who are clipping at the branches of evil, you’re lucky to find one who’s hacking at the roots.

Henry David Thoreau
1817 — 1862

Evil is that which one believes of others. It is a sin to believe evil of others, but seldom a mistake.

H. L. Mencken
1880 — 1956

There is no safety for honest men except by believing all possible evil of evil men.

Edmund Burke
1729 — 1797

All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.

Edmund Burke
1729 — 1797

Virtue cannot separate itself from reality without becoming a principle of evil.

Albert Camus
1913 — 1960

The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in time of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality.

Dante Alighieri
1265 — 1321

Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.

Blaise Pascal
1623 — 1662

He who chases monsters must see that he not become a monster himself.

Rafael Perez

In any compromise between good and evil, it is only evil that can profit.

Ayn Rand
1905 — 1982

The wicked flee when no man pursueth, but the righteous are bold as a lion.

The Bible

A little that a righteous man hath is better than the riches of many wicked.

The Bible

Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.

Plato
427? — 348? B.C.

The object of punishment is prevention from evil; it can never be made impulsive to good.

Rep. Horace Mann
1796 — 1859

Just because you cannot fight every evil does not mean you should fight no evils.

Dennis Prager
1948 —