Quotes on Conscience

There is a price to be paid for every increase in consciousness. We cannot be more sensitive to pleasure without being more sensitive to pain.
~ Alan Watts
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The one thing that doesn't abide by majority rule is a person's conscience.
~ Harper Lee
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Conscience is a coward, and those faults it has not strength enough to prevent it seldom has justice enough to accuse.
~ Oliver Goldsmith
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Morality is a matter of money. Poor people cannot afford to have morals. So they have religion.
~ Khushwant Singh
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A quiet conscience makes one strong.
~ Anne Frank
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The torture of a bad conscience is the hell of a living soul.
~ John Calvin
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Conscience is a man's compass.
~ Vincent van Gogh
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Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends.
~ H. L. Mencken
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Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die.
~ Martin Luther
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All credibility, all good conscience, all evidence of truth come only from the senses.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche
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There is nothing more dangerous than the conscience of a bigot.
~ George Bernard Shaw
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By definition, a government has no conscience. Sometimes it has a policy, but nothing more.
~ Albert Camus
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In matters of conscience, the law of the majority has no place.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
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There is a higher court than courts of justice and that is the court of conscience. It supercedes all other courts.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
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Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
~ Mark Twain
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Conscience is God present in man.
~ Victor Hugo
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Conscience is the inner voice that warns us somebody may be looking.
~ John Lyly
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If the other person injures you, you may forget the injury; but if you injure him you will always remember.
~ Khalil Gibran
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If you can't listen to your own conscience what makes you think you'll listen to the holy spirit.
~ Author Unknown
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Your conscience is the measure of the honesty of your selfishness. Listen to it carefully.
~ Richard Bach
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Conscience is a man's compass.
~ Vincent van Gogh
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A clear conscience is the greatest armor.
~ Chinese Proverb
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There is a higher court than courts of justice and that is the court of conscience. It supercedes all other courts.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
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Your conscience is the measure of the honesty of your selfishness. Listen to it carefully.
~ Richard Bach
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A guilty conscience needs to confess. A work of art is a confession.
~ Albert Camus
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In matters of conscience, the law of the majority has no place.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
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Love is too young to know what conscience is.
~ William Shakespeare
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Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
~ Mark Twain
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Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it.
~ Albert Einstein
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Conscience is what hurts when everything else feels so good.
~ Author Unknown
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