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Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
Torture is an impermissible evil. Except under two circumstances. The first is the ticking time bomb. An innocent's life is at stake. The bad guy you have captured possesses information that could save this life. He refuses to divulge. In such a case, the choice is easy.
Over the centuries, mankind has tried many ways of combating the forces of evil... prayer, fasting, good works and so on. Up until Doom, no one seemed to have thought about the double-barrel shotgun. Eat leaden death, demon.
You must recognize that the way to get the good out of your brother and your sister is not to return evil for evil.
The most momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good or evil.
Although God loves us unconditionally, He does get angry at sin, wickedness and evil. But He is not an angry God. God hates sin, but He loves sinners! He will never approve of sin in your life, but He always loves you and wants to work with you to make progress in living a holy life in Christ.
The best form of government is that which is most likely to prevent the greatest sum of evil.
If time is not real, then the dividing line between this world and eternity, between suffering and bliss, between good and evil, is also an illusion.
An institution or reform movement that is not selfish, must originate in the recognition of some evil that is adding to the sum of human suffering, or diminishing the sum of happiness.
As a child, I was as intrigued by the Evil Queen as I was charmed by Snow White.
Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good.
I've learned a lot about good and evil. They are not always what they appear to be.
Charles Van Doren
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man.
Cursed is the man who dies, but the evil done by him survives.
We have a demon, we have an angel inside, within our souls, and you just play with it, and sometimes the evil part of you wins the battle, in a very important decision, or in a bedtime, with your lover. Sometimes you win, sometimes you lose.
Our modern world, though infinitely more complex than that of ancient Greece, is also far more superficial. Where the Greeks offered simple psychological training, we live in an age of style and spin in which perceptions of good and evil slither and shift with the political view of the moment.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
There are two sides to every issue: one side is right and the other is wrong, but the middle is always evil.
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
John Stuart Mill
The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.
If God listened to the prayers of men, all men would quickly have perished: for they are forever praying for evil against one another.
The bad thing about being a famous comedian is that every now and then someone approaches me to tell an old joke. Don't tell me jokes - I have that. People also say the weirdest things, sometimes sarcastic things, and even evil things. They like to provoke to get a reaction.
People's character is their behaviour - we're all capable of good and evil.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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