quotes tagged with 'evil'

Donít hate evil more than you love good.

Author: Pancho & Lefty, Source: FacebookSaved by l1nds4y in evil love good 2 years ago[save this] [permalink]

There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us

Author: Martin Luther King Jr, Source: http://www.braintrainingtools.org/skills/there-is-some-good-in...Saved by sivagamimurugan550 in evil quotes quotes quotes quotes personality brain worst 2 years ago[save this] [permalink]

Weapons are the tools of power ... In the hands of the free and decent citizen, they should be the tools of liberty ... An unarmed man can only flee from evil, and evil is not overcome by fleeing from it.

Author: Colonel John Dean "Jeff" Cooper, USMC, Source: UnknownSaved by ImaWriterIII in weapons liberty freedom tyranny evil guns johndeancooper 9 years ago[save this] [permalink]

The cure for evil and disorder is more liberty, not suppression.

Author: Alexander Berkman, Source: UnknownSaved by ImaWriterIII in liberty evil cure disorder suppression alexanderberkman 9 years ago[save this] [permalink]

The only thing necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing.

Author: Edmund Burke, Source: UnknownSaved by ImaWriterIII in evil good triumph nothing EdmundBurke 9 years ago[save this] [permalink]

He who passively accepts evil is as much involved in it as he who helps to perpetuate it.

Author: Martin Luther King Jr., Source: UnknownSaved by ImaWriterIII in evil help martinlutherkingjr passive perpetuate 9 years ago[save this] [permalink]

It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.

Author: Calvin Coolidge, Source: UnknownSaved by ImaWriterIII in evil good legislation congress calvincoolidge 9 years ago[save this] [permalink]

Of all tyrannies, a tyranny exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It may be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron's cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end, for they do so with the approval of their own conscience.

Author: C.S. Lewis, Source: UnknownSaved by ImaWriterIII in liberty freedom tyranny cslewis evil good victims robberbaron 9 years ago[save this] [permalink]

...for, though they needed not to care much what people said of them while they were both conscious to themselves of an unspotted purity, yet, because few could have come so near the fire as they did and not have been scorched, had it been known it would have occasioned suspicions in some and reflections from others. Good people would have been troubled, and bad people would have triumphed, and therefore let it not be known. Note, We must always take care, not only to keep a good conscience, but to keep a good name: either we must not do that which, though innocent, is liable to be misinterpreted, or, if we do, we must not let it be known. We must avoid not only sin, but scandal.

Author: Matthew Henry, Source: Matthew Henry's Commentary on the Whole Bible, Complete and Unabridged, Ruth 3:14Saved by ImaWriterIII in evil sin conscience good bad purity matthewhenry scandal 9 years ago[save this] [permalink]

Courage is the sin quo non of leadership: it is that quality of character that will encounter danger with firmness.† Courage will stand on principle in the face of opposition and unpopularity.† It will confront moral evil with the truth, and will face physical danger with valor.† While others may falter through fear, a courageous leader will remain calm in crisis and vigilant in action.

Author: David J. Vaughan, Source: "Give Me Liberty," page 149Saved by ImaWriterIII in truth danger danger principle evil character opposition fear leadership courage valor vigilant davidjvaughan 9 years ago[save this] [permalink]

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