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If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
Peace demands the most heroic labor and the most difficult sacrifice. It demands greater heroism than war. It demands greater fidelity to the truth and a much more perfect purity of conscience.
People are getting smarter nowadays; they are letting lawyers, instead of their conscience, be their guide.
The changes in our life must come from the impossibility to live otherwise than according to the demands of our conscience not from our mental resolution to try a new form of life.
When freedom does not have a purpose, when it does not wish to know anything about the rule of law engraved in the hearts of men and women, when it does not listen to the voice of conscience, it turns against humanity and society.
Pope John Paul II
A Sunday school is a prison in which children do penance for the evil conscience of their parents.
H. L. Mencken
The infliction of cruelty with a good conscience is a delight to moralists. That is why they invented Hell.
Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends.
H. L. Mencken
A clear conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory.
We think when God speaks to us, there's going to be a boom out of Heaven or we're going to get some chill bumps, but I really believe God's talking to us all the time. He's talking to us right in here. I call it our heart, our conscience, but it's the Holy Spirit talking to us.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
B. R. Ambedkar
Conscience is God present in man.
Conscience is the inner voice that warns us that someone might be looking.
H. L. Mencken
Conscience is a man's compass.
Vincent Van Gogh
Amidst the confusion of the times, the conflicts of conscience, and the turmoil of daily living, an abiding faith becomes an anchor to our lives.
Thomas S. Monson
Religious liberty is the first freedom in our Constitution. And whether the cause is justice for the persecuted, compassion for the needy and the sick, or mercy for the child waiting to be born, there is no greater force for good in the nation than Christian conscience in action.
The first and greatest punishment of the sinner is the conscience of sin.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
In matters of conscience, first thoughts are best. In matters of prudence, last thoughts are best.
'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.
Every judgement of conscience, be it right or wrong, be it about things evil in themselves or morally indifferent, is obligatory, in such wise that he who acts against his conscience always sins.
I soothe my conscience now with the thought that it is better for hard words to be on paper than that Mummy should carry them in her heart.
Since many of you do not belong to the Catholic Church and others are non-believers, from the bottom of my heart I give this silent blessing to each and every one of you, respecting the conscience of each one of you but knowing that each one of you is a child of God.
Pope Francis I
The torture of a bad conscience is the hell of a living soul.
When it's time for me to walk away from something, I walk away from it. My mind, my body, my conscience tell me that enough is enough.
War is so unjust and ugly that all who wage it must try to stifle the voice of conscience within themselves.
Modesty is the conscience of the body.
Honore de Balzac
Forgetfulness - a gift of God bestowed upon debtors in compensation for their destitution of conscience.
A clear and innocent conscience fears nothing.
The world is in a constant conspiracy against the brave. It's the age-old struggle: the roar of the crowd on the one side, and the voice of your conscience on the other.
I think you can leave the arts, superior or inferior, to the conscience of mankind.
William Butler Yeats
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