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I do not concern myself with gods and spirits either good or evil nor do I serve any.
I believe that, as long as there is plenty, poverty is evil.
The confession of evil works is the first beginning of good works.
It may be necessary temporarily to accept a lesser evil, but one must never label a necessary evil as good.
Probably the one Bible passage that is read by Jews and Roman Catholics, Protestants, Islam, more than any other chapter is Psalm 23. And in Psalm 23 there is a verse that says, 'Surely, yea though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil.'
Robert H. Schuller
According to the Sutras, evil deeds result in hardships and good deeds result in blessings.
Evil is always devising more corrosive misery through man's restless need to exact revenge out of his hate.
To fight against the infidels is Jihad; but to fight against your evil self is greater Jihad.
Now and then, someone would accuse me of being evil - of letting people destroy themselves while I watched, just so I could film them and tape-record them. But I didn't think of myself as evil - just realistic.
Money is the root of all evil, and yet it is such a useful root that we cannot get on without it any more than we can without potatoes.
Louisa May Alcott
The resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible.
It is dangerous when you start calling people from one part of the world terrorists or fanatic, and you reduce them to some abstract notion. If evil has a geographical place, and if the evil has a name, that is the beginning of fascism. Real life is not this way. You have fanatics and narrow-minded people everywhere.
In this very real world, good doesn't drive out evil. Evil doesn't drive out good. But the energetic displaces the passive.
Above all we should not forget that government is an evil, a usurpation upon the private judgement and individual conscience of mankind.
The Founders recognized that Government is quite literally a necessary evil, that there must be opposition, between its various branches, and between political parties, for these are the only ways to temper the individual's greed for power and the electorates' desires for peace by submission to coercion or blandishment.
If a mosquito has a soul, it is mostly evil. So I don't have too many qualms about putting a mosquito out of its misery. I'm a little more respectful of ants.
Knavery seems to be so much a the striking feature of its inhabitants that it may not in the end be an evil that they will become aliens to this kingdom.
Most people think companies are basically evil. They get a bad rap. And I think that's somewhat correct.
There's good and evil going on. We have cops. We have robbers.
I do not believe in the God of theology who rewards good and punishes evil.
Run for your life from any man who tells you that money is evil. That sentence is the leper's bell of an approaching looter.
I am in politics because of the conflict between good and evil, and I believe that in the end good will triumph.
Know one knows whether death, which people fear to be the greatest evil, may not be the greatest good.
God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist.
I believe that all government is evil, and that trying to improve it is largely a waste of time.
H. L. Mencken
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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