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The evils of mortals are manifold; nowhere is trouble of the same wing seen.
Ignorance is the mother of all evils.
My friends, whoever has had experience of evils knows how whenever a flood of ills comes upon mortals, a man fears everything; but whenever a divine force cheers on our voyage, then we believe that the same fate will always blow fair.
The worst evils which mankind has ever had to endure were inflicted by bad governments.
Ludwig von Mises
There are two kinds of people; those who are always well and those who are always sick. Most of the evils of the world come from the first sort and most of the achievement from the second.
Imagine a society in which there were neither rich nor poor. What evils, afflictions, sorrows, disorders, catastrophes, disasters, tribulations, misfortunes, agonies, calamities, despair, desolation and ruin would be unknown to man!
Imaginary evils are incurable.
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
I think voting for the lesser of two evils in game theory always leads to more evil.
When you choose the lesser of two evils, always remember that it is still an evil.
Though all afflictions are evils in themselves, yet they are good for us, because they discover to us our disease and tend to our cure.
The American people are sick and tired of this 'lesser evil' garbage they get fed every election year. Both the Democrats and the Republicans do the same evils once they're in office.
Self is the root, the tree, and the branches of all the evils of our fallen state.
No one who is in this world will deny that evils exist. What, then, do we say? That evil is not a living and animated substance, but a condition of the soul which is opposed to virtue and which springs up In the slothful because of their falling away from good.
Substantial progress toward better things can rarely be taken without developing new evils requiring new remedies.
William Howard Taft
I suffered evils, but without allowing them to rob me of the freedom to expand.
One of the greatest delusions in the world is the hope that the evils in this world are to be cured by legislation.
To repay evils with kindness is the religion I was taught to practise, and this will forever be my rule.
John James Audubon
The evils of tyranny are rarely seen but by him who resists it.
When the world lacks muscular and wise American leadership, it devolves into total chaos, which, in turn, produces unspeakable evils.
The most important and urgent problems of the technology of today are no longer the satisfactions of the primary needs or of archetypal wishes, but the reparation of the evils and damages by the technology of yesterday.
Its easy to view politicians as corrupt and voting essentially an act of picking the lesser of two evils. I understand that perspective and feel it's valid.
If you have difficulties making a decision, choose the lesser of the two evils.
I have sometimes been haunted with the idea that it was an imperative duty, knowing what I know, and having seen what I have seen, to do all that lies in my power to show the dangers and the evils of this frightful institution.
Every time I hear someone making ignorant comments about the supposed 'evils' of homosexuality, I think about the true evil of the high suicide rates among gay and lesbian teens.
In the early '90s, I was disillusioned after the blasts and riots in Mumbai. I was in college and started thinking that religion was the root cause of all these evils. While my father told me not to blame religion because of a few bad people, I wasn't convinced. The faith was restored after I started writing my first book.
John F. Kennedy
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