quote by Konrad Lorenz

The fidelity of a dog is a precious gift demanding no less binding moral responsibilities than the friendship of a human being.

— Konrad Lorenz

Unusual Morale quotations

Morale quote Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your p
Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.

A nation will not survive morally or economically when so few have so much and so many have so little.

Seven Deadly Sins Wealth without work Pleasure without conscience Science without humanity Knowledge without character Politics without principle Commerce without morality Worship without sacrifice.

Morale quote A clear conscience is the sure sign of a bad memory.
A clear conscience is the sure sign of a bad memory.

If a political party does not have its foundation in the determination to advance a cause that is right and that is moral, then it is not a political party; it is merely a conspiracy to seize power.

Sportsmanship... what a load of crap, don't preach your morality to me. Steve Austin doesn't have any mercy... you want mercy? Take your *ss to church!


Moral principles do not depend on a majority vote.

Wrong is wrong, even if everybody is wrong. Right is right, even if nobody is right.

Morale quote Aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something.
Aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something.

If you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have a moral obligation to do something about it.

The most important thing in life is to dare.

The most complicated thing in life is to be afraid. The smartest thing in the world is to try to be a moral person.

Two things fill the mind with ever new and increasing admiration and awe, the oftener and more steadily we reflect on them: the starry heavens above me and the moral law within me.

Morale quote Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality.
Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality.

The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.


...morally speaking, there is no limit to the concern one must feel for the suffering of human beings, that indifference to evil is worse than evil itself, that in a free society, some are guilty, but all are responsible.

The truth is like a lion; you don’t have to defend it. Let it loose; it will defend itself.

Morale quote Bad company ruins good morals.
Bad company ruins good morals.
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How sweet to be a Cloud. Floating in the Blue!

The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence.

Females in our generation morals are just out the window.

Materialistic things aren't life. I'd rather walk in the rain with a man who treats me like a queen than to ride in a Benz with a man who treats me like crap.

Morale quote The purpose of morality is to teach you, not to suffer and die, but to enjoy you
The purpose of morality is to teach you, not to suffer and die, but to enjoy yourself and live.

A man rejects God neither because of intellectual demands nor because of the scarcity of evidence. A man rejects God because of a moral resistance that refuses to admit his need for God.

Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people.

It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other.

If we cannot have moral feelings against homosexuality, can we have it against murder? Can we have it against other things?

Morale quote I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do
I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do.

You must make women count as much as men;

you must have an equal standard of morals; and the only way to enforce that is through giving women political power so that you can get that equal moral standard registered in the laws of the country. It is the only way.

J. Edgar Hoover: When morals decline and good men do nothing, evil flourishes. A society unwilling to learn from past is doomed. We must never forget our history.


Do the right thing because it is right.

Morale quote Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere.
Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere.

Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything. Improve the World Through Music.

I agree with Dante, that the hottest places in hell are reserved for those who in a period of moral crisis maintain their neutrality. There comes a time when silence becomes betrayal.

Let us wage a moral and political war against the billionaires and corporate leaders, on Wall Street and elsewhere, whose policies and greed are destroying the middle class of America.

Morale quote I'd say a man is someone who is strong-minded, moral, genuine, just a good human
I'd say a man is someone who is strong-minded, moral, genuine, just a good human beeing.
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The richer we have become materially, the poorer we become morally and spiritually. We have learned to fly in the air like birds and swim in the sea like fish, but we have not learned the simple art of living together as brothers.


Bad company ruins good morals.

Do not try to fix whatever comes in your life.

Fix yourself in such a way that whatever comes, you will be fine.

We live in a wondrous time in which the strong is weak because of his moral scruples and the weak grows strong because of his audacity.

Bad company ruins good morals.

Few men are willing to brave the disapproval of their fellows, the censure of their colleagues, the wrath of their society. Moral courage is a rarer commodity than bravery in battle or great intelligence. Yet it is the one essential, vital quality for those who seek to change the world which yields most painfully to change.


Force when aggressively applied is "violence" and is, therefore, morally unjustifiable, but when it is used in the furtherance of a legitimate cause, it has its moral justification. The elimination of force at all costs in Utopian.

If the citizens neglect their duty and place unprincipled men in office, the government will soon be corrupted . . . . If a republican government fails to secure public prosperity and happiness, it must be because the citizens neglect the Divine commands, and elect bad men to make and administer the laws.

Men make the moral code and they expect women to accept it.

They have decided that it is entirely right and proper for men to fight for their liberties and their rights, but that it is not right and proper for women to fight for theirs.

When plunder becomes a way of life, men create for themselves a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that glorifies it.

It is a tragedy that we live in a world where physical courage is so common, and moral courage is so rare.

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