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  1. Picture quote by Albert Einstein about evil

    The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything. ⏤ Albert Einstein

  2. Picture quote by Mary Shelley about choice

    No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks. ⏤ Mary Shelley

  3. Picture quote by Rick Warren about acceptance

    A lie doesn't become truth, wrong doesn't become right, and evil doesnt' become good, just because it's accepted by a majority. ⏤ Rick Warren

  4. Picture quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca about mind

    What madness is it, to be expecting evil before it comes. ⏤ Lucius Annaeus Seneca

  5. Picture quote by American Indian Proverbs about character

    There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, lies, inferiority and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy and truth. The wolf that wins? The one you feed. ⏤ American Indian Proverbs

  6. Picture quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca about evil

    What madness is it, to be expected evil before it comes. ⏤ Lucius Annaeus Seneca

  7. Picture quote by Dwayne Johnson about character

    Be the type of person that when your feet touch the floor in the morning the devil says, "Aww shit.... they're up" ⏤ Dwayne Johnson

  8. Picture quote by William Shakespeare about hell

    Hell is empty and all the devils are here. ⏤ William Shakespeare

  9. Picture quote about devil

    Even the devil was once an angel

  10. Picture quote by Albert Einstein about world

    The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing. ⏤ Albert Einstein

  11. Picture quote by Soren Kierkegaard about boredom

    Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself. ⏤ Soren Kierkegaard

  12. Picture quote by Henny Youngman about funny

    When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading. ⏤ Henny Youngman

  13. Picture quote by Mae West about choice

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

  14. Picture quote by Baltasar Gracian about friends

    Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil. ⏤ Baltasar Gracian

  15. Picture quote by Edmund Burke about good

    The only thing necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing. When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall, one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle. ⏤ Edmund Burke

  16. Picture quote by Mark Twain about work

    Work is a necessary evil to be avoided. ⏤ Mark Twain

  17. Picture quote about wisdom

    Speak of the devil and he shall appear.

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What is done out of love always takes place beyond good and evil.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Constantly choosing the lesser of two evils is still choosing evil.

Jerry Garcia

At sometime in our lives a devil dwells within us, causes heartbreaks, confusion and troubles, then dies.

Theodore Roosevelt

So great is human weakness, that we must reckon amongst virtuous actions abstention from the evils which we are tempted to commit.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

I have discovered that all human evil comes from this, man's being unable to sit still and quiet in a room alone.

Blaise Pascal

The devil tempts all men, but idle men tempt the devil.

Arabic Proverbs

The devil has the power to assume a pleasing shape.

William Shakespeare

Of two evils, choose neither.

Charles Spurgeon

The face of evil is always the face of total need.

William S. Burroughs

Speak of the Devil and he appears.

Italian Proverbs

There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity above it.


The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he doesn't exist

Charles Baudelaire

Wisdom is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two.

John Cheever

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

Martin Luther King, Jr.

It is a man's own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways.


Life is neither good or evil, but only a place for good and evil.

Marcus Aurelius

Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.


There is only one good -- knowledge; and only one evil -- ignorance.


To see and listen to the wicked is already the beginning of wickedness.


Speak the truth and shame the devil.


May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house.-

George Carlin

All things can corrupt when minds are prone to evil.


You must have the devil in you to succeed in the arts.


No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness.

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

If you pursue good with labor, the labor passes away but the good remains; if you pursue evil with pleasure, the pleasure passes away and the evil remains.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

The battleline between good and evil runs through the heart of every man.

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

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


The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance.


A belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.

Joseph Conrad

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


It is by its promise of a sense of power that evil often attracts the weak.

Eric Hoffer

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

Edmund Burke

Where there is no imagination there is no horror.

Arthur Conan Doyle

There is a good principle which created order, light, and man, and an evil principle which created chaos, darkness, and woman.


Evil is easy, and has infinite forms.

Blaise Pascal

Work and struggle and never accept an evil that you can change.

Andre Gide

Understanding does not cure evil, but it is a definite help, inasmuch as one can cope with a comprehensible darkness.

Carl Jung

There is a strange interdependence between thoughtlessness and evil.

Hannah Arendt

There is hardly a man clever enough to recognize the full extent of the evil he does.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld

There can be no existence of evil as a force to the healthy-minded individual.

William James

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


No evil shall happen to the just.


No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in, and make no effort to escape from.

George Eliot

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.

Ayn Rand

Our greatest evils flow from ourselves.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

The love of evil is the root of all money.


Evil enters like a needle and spreads like an oak tree.


History will see advertising as one of the real evil things of our time. It is stimulating people constantly to want things, want this, want that.

Malcolm Muggeridge

Evil comes at leisure like the disease. Good comes in a hurry like the doctor.

G. K. Chesterton

Boredom is the root of all evil--the despairing refusal to be oneself.

Soren Kierkegaard

It is a statistical fact that the wicked work harder to reach hell than the righteous do to enter heaven.

Josh Billings

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


It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine.

Charles Darwin

The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.

Maria Montessori

Evil spelled backward is live.


The world loves a spice of wickedness.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The devil's most devilish when respectable.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Buddha means awareness, the awareness of body and mind that prevents evil from arising in either.


To live without evil belongs only to the gods.


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

Max Lerner

Wickedness is its own punishment.

Francis Quarles

No evil propensity of the human heart is so powerful that it may not be subdued by discipline.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Evil is always possible. Goodness is a difficulty.

Anne Rice

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


Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good.

Mahatma Gandhi

Even philosophers will praise war as ennobling mankind, forgetting the Greek who said: 'War is bad in that it begets more evil than it kills.'

Immanuel Kant

They that know no evil will suspect none.

Ben Jonson

The devil doesn't know how to sing, only how to howl.

Francis Thompson

Evil requires the sanction of the victim.

Ayn Rand

A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.

John Stuart Mill

For evil to flourish, it only requires good men to do nothing.

Simon Wiesenthal

The devil is a better theologian than any of us and is a devil still.

A. W. Tozer

The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.


Man can hardly even recognize the devils of his own creation.

Albert Schweitzer

The devil will let a preacher prepare a sermon if it will keep him from preparing himself.

Vance Havner

If the devil could be persuaded to write a bible, he would title it, You Only Live Once.

Sydney J. Harris

The one pervading evil of democracy is the tyranny of the majority, or rather of that party, not always the majority, that succeeds, by force or fraud, in carrying elections.

Lord Acton

Christ shared our experience; he suffered as we suffer; he died as we shall die, and for forty days in the desert he underwent the struggle between good and evil.

Basil Hume

Satan trembles when he sees the weakest saint upon their knees.

William Cowper

All evils are equal when they are extreme.

Pierre Corneille

The omission of good is no less reprehensible than the commission of evil.


Overcome evil with good. St. Paul


Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.

Blaise Pascal

Them meaning of good and bad, of better and worse, is simply helping or hurting.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

The very atmosphere of firearms anywhere and everywhere restrains evil interference - they deserve a place of honor with all that's good.

George Washington

If God listened to the prayers of men, all men would quickly have perished: for they are forever praying for evil against one another.


Struggle is strengthening. Battling with evil gives us the power to battle evil even more.

Ossie Davis

Being a hooker does not mean being evil. The same with a pick-pocket, or even a thief. You do what you do out of necessity.

Samuel Fuller

The unique and supreme voluptuousness of love lies in the certainty of committing evil. And men and women know from birth that in evil is found all sensual delight.

Charles Baudelaire

To prefer evil to good is not in human nature; and when a man is compelled to choose one of two evils, no one will choose the greater when he might have the less.


God bears with the wicked, but not forever.

Miguel de Cervantes

All evil is good become cancerous.

Isaac Asimov

The sun also shines on the wicked.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder

The most cogent reason for restricting the interference of government is the great evil of adding unnecessarily to its power.

John Stuart Mill

War is good when good survives and evil is crushed. If you don't crush evil then evil will get you.

Ted Nugent

Evil is nourished and grows by concealment.


I believe that all government is evil, and that trying to improve it is largely a waste of time.

H. L. Mencken

The evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones.

William Shakespeare

God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist.

Saint Augustine

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