Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Right and Wrong.

The repository contains 35 quotes in the category “Right and Wrong.”
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If you are afraid of being lonely, don’t try to be right.

Jules Renard
1864 — 1910

A clear conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory.

Steven Wright
1955 —     

Better is a little with righteousness than great revenues without right.

The Bible

The wicked walk on every side when the vilest men are exalted.

The Bible

A little that a righteous man hath is better than the riches of many wicked.

The Bible

While the forbidden fruit is said to taste sweeter, it usually spoils faster.


Everyone has eternal life. The question is, where are you going to spend it?


Forbidden fruit is responsible for many a bad jam.


There is no right way to do wrong.


No one is made guilty by fate.

104? B.C. — 1065

It is better to be roughly right than to be precisely wrong.

John Maynard Keynes
1883 — 1946

He who sacrifices his conscience to ambition burns a picture to obtain the ashes.

Chinese Proverb

Be the master of your will and the slave of your conscience.

Hasidic Proverb

Believing there’s no God means I can’t really be forgiven except by kindness and faulty memories.

Penn Jillette
1955 —     

Necessity overrides every law.

Pope Innocent IV
1180? — 1254

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