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Consciousness reigns but does not rule.
Paul Valery
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By theme : Conscience   Philosophy    

A clear conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory.
Steven Wright
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Our enemies are our outward consciences.
William Shakespeare
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Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
Henry Wheeler Shaw
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Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions are the voice of the body.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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Conviction is the conscience of the mind.
Nicolas de Chamfort
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Conscience warns us as a friend before it punishes as a judge.
Stanislaus Leszczynski
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A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
Alphonse de Lamartine
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What a man calls his "conscience" is merely the mental action that follows a sentimental reaction after too much wine or love.
Helen Rowland
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There is only one way to achieve happiness on this terrestrial ball, and that is to have either a clear conscience, or none at all.
Ogden Nash
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Bachelors have consciences, married men have wives.
Henry Louis 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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The voice of conscience is so delicate that it is easy to stifle it; but it is also so clear that it is impossible to mistake it.
Germaine de Stael
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Conscience is the inner voice that warns us that someone may be looking.
Henry Louis Mencken
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Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends.
Henry Louis Mencken
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Even the voice of conscience undergoes mutation.
Stanislaw Jerzy Lec
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I cannot and will not cut my conscience to fit this year`s fashion.
Lillian Hellman
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By theme : Character     Conscience   Fashion     Politics    

 
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