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Evil deeds do not prosper; the slow man catches up with the swift.
- Homer
Evil Motivational Quotes



Best Quotes about Evil

1.
There is no bad in good.
Horton, Doug

2.
Whoever rewards evil for good, evil will not depart from their house.
Bible

3.
Evil enters like a needle and spreads like an oak tree.
Proverb, Ethiopian

4.
He harms himself who does harm to another, and the evil plan is most harmful to the planner.
Hesiod

5.
All evils are equal when they are extreme.
Corneille, Pierre

6.
The evil that we know is best.
Titus Maccius Plautus

7.
The love of evil is the root of all money.
Proverb, American

8.
Evil when we are in its power is not felt as evil but as a necessity, or even a duty.
Simone Weil

9.
Evil is nourished and grows by concealment.
Virgil

10.
Remember only the good, the bad will never forget you.
Horton, Doug

11.
Whenever evil befalls us, we ought to ask ourselves, after the first suffering, how we can turn it into good. So shall we take occasion, from one bitter root, to raise perhaps many flowers.
Leigh Hunt

12.
I couldn't claim that I have never felt the urge to explore evil, but when you descend into hell you have to be very careful.
Raine, Kathleen

13.
Of two evils, it is always best to vote for the least hypocritical.
Proverb, American

14.
Evil to him who evil thinks. (Honi Soit Qui Mal Pense)
King Edward the Third

15.
By bravely enduring it, an evil which cannot be avoided is overcome
Proverb

16.
When you choose the lesser of two evils, always remember that it is still an evil.
Lerner, Max

17.
Evil is neither suffering nor sin; it is both at the same time, it is something common to them both. For they are linked together; sin makes us suffer and suffering makes us evil, and this indissoluble complex of suffering and sin is the evil in which we are submerged against our will, and to our horror.
Weil, Simone

18.
Overcome evil with good. [St. Paul]]
Bible

19.
Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good.
Gandhi, Mahatma

20.
There must always remain something that is antagonistic to good.
Plato

21.
The end excuses any evil.
Sophocles

22.
There is hardly a man clever enough to recognize the full extent of the evil he does.
La Rochefoucauld, Francois De

23.
Man must vanquish himself, must do himself violence, in order to perform the slightest action untainted by evil.
Cioran, E. M.

24.
No man is justified in doing evil on the ground of expediency.
Theodore Roosevelt

25.
All histories do show, and wise politicians do hold it necessary that, for the well-governing of every Commonweal, it behoveth man to presuppose that all men are evil, and will declare themselves so to be when occasion is offered.
Raleigh, Sir Walter

26.
Evil be to him who evil thinks.
Edward II

27.
Do not seek evil gains; evil gains are the equivalent of disaster.
Hesiod

28.
Our greatest evils flow from ourselves.
Rousseau, Jean Jacques

29.
The Supreme end of education is expert discernment in all things -- the power to tell the good from the bad, the genuine from the counterfeit, and to prefer the good and the genuine to the bad and the counterfeit.
Johnson, Samuel

30.
Evil, and evil spirits, devils and devil possession, are the outgrowth of man's inadequate consciousness of God. We must avoid thinking of evil as a thing in itself-a force that works against man or, against God, if you will.
Butterworth, Eric

31.
He who passively accepts evil is as much involved in it as he who helps to perpetrate it.
King Jr. Martin Luther

32.
So far as we are human, what we do must be either evil or good: so far as we do evil or good, we are human: and it is better, in a paradoxical way, to do evil than to do nothing: at least we exist.
Eliot, T. S.

33.
Never open the door to a lesser evil, for other ones invariably slink in after it.
Gracian, Baltasar

34.
Truly has it been said; that all that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.

35.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, than humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
Curie, Madame Marie

36.
Of two evils, choose neither.
Spurgeon, Charles Haddon

37.
Some people show evil as a great racehorse shows breeding. They have the dignity of a hard chancre.
Hemingway, Ernest

38.
They that know no evil will suspect none.
Jonson, Ben

39.
As long as people believe in absurdities they will continue to commit atrocities.
Voltaire

40.
Evil is unspectacular and always human, and shares our bed and eats at our own table.
Auden, W. H.

41.
The surest defense against Evil is extreme individualism, originality of thinking, whimsicality, even -- if you will -- eccentricity. That is, something that can't be feigned, faked, imitated; something even a seasoned imposter couldn't be happy with.
Brodsky, Joseph

42.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
Mae West

43.
Every minute you are thinking of evil, you might have been thinking of good instead. Refuse to pander to a morbid interest in your own misdeeds. Pick yourself up, be sorry, shake yourself, and go on again.
Evelyn Underhill

44.
This is the very worst wickedness, that we refuse to acknowledge the passionate evil that is in us. This makes us secret and rotten.
Lawrence, D. H.

45.
No notice is taken of a little evil, but when it increases it strikes the eye.
Aristotle

46.
The evil of the world is made possible by nothing but the sanction you give it.
Ayn Rand

47.
Nature, more of a stepmother than a mother in several ways, has sown a seed of evil in the hearts of mortals, especially in the more thoughtful men, which makes them dissatisfied with their own lot and envious of another s.
Erasmus, Desiderius

48.
Wicked is not much worse than indiscreet.
Donne, John

49.
But evil is wrought by want of thought as well as want of heart!
Hood, Thomas

50.
Evil comes at leisure like the disease. Good comes in a hurry like the doctor.
Chesterton, Gilbert K.


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