Evil Quotes

"Some believe it is only great power that can hold evil in check. But that...

"Some believe it is only great power that can hold evil in check. But that is not what I have found. It is the small everyday deeds of ordinary folk that keep the darkness at bay. Small acts of kindness and love." ~ J.R.R. Tolkien
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Evil is Evil. Lesser, greater, middlingโ€ฆ Makes no difference. The d...

Evil is Evil. Lesser, greater, middlingโ€ฆ Makes no difference. The degree is arbitary. The definitionโ€™s blurred. If Iโ€™m to choose between one evil and anotherโ€ฆ Iโ€™d rather not choose at all. ~ Andrzej Sapkowski
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"A man doing evil knowing he is doing evil, has...

"A man doing evil knowing he is doing evil, has his own limits. A man doing evil believing he is doing good will destroy the world." - Mike Wawzowski
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โ€œIn politics the choice is never betw...

โ€œIn politics the choice is never between good and evil but between the preferable and the detestable.โ€ -- Raymond Aron
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A lie doesnโ€™t become truth, wrong doesn...

A lie doesnโ€™t become truth, wrong doesnโ€™t become right, and evil doesnโ€™t become good just because itโ€™s accepted by a majority
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โ€œEvilness has no limits whilst Love has no boun...

โ€œEvilness has no limits whilst Love has no boundaries & most definitely Love always breaks the boundaries where there are no limitsโ€-Hassan Patel
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โ€œTo overcome evil with g...

โ€œTo overcome evil with good is good, to resist evil by evil is evil.โ€ -Muhammad
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โ€œThe evil was not in bread and circuses, per se, but in the willingness of the people to sell the...

โ€œThe evil was not in bread and circuses, per se, but in the willingness of the people to sell their rights as free men for the full bellies and the excitement of the games which would serve to distract them from the other human hungers which bread and circuses can never appease.โ€ -Marcus T. Cicero
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"The evil was not in the bread and circuses, per se, but in the willingness of the people to sell ...

"The evil was not in the bread and circuses, per se, but in the willingness of the people to sell their rights as free men for full bellies and the excitement of the games which would serve to distract them from the other human hungers which bread and circuses can never appease." -- Marcus T. Cicero
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"Evil is whatever ...

"Evil is whatever springs from weakness"โ€“ Arthur Schopenhauer.
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"The man who laughs in th...

"The man who laughs in the face of evil, that evil has no power over him." -Unknown
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"The world is a dangerous place to live; not becau...

"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." โ€”Albert Einstein
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There are a thousand hacking at the branches...

There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root. Henry David Thoreau, Walden, or Life in the Woods
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"If it turns out that there is a God, I don't think ...

"If it turns out that there is a God, I don't think that he's evil. But the worst that you can say about him is that basically he's an underachiever." โ€” Woody Allen
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โ€œNo man chooses evil because it is...

โ€œNo man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.โ€ โ€• Mary Shelley
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"I have discovered that all human ev...

"I have discovered that all human evil comes from this, man's being unable to sit still in a room." โ€” Blaise Pascal
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"If God is willing to prevent evil, but not able? Then he is not omnipotent. If...

"If God is willing to prevent evil, but not able? Then he is not omnipotent. If he is able, but not willing? Then he is malevolent If he is both willing and able? Then whence cometh evil? If he is neither willing or able? Then why call him God?"
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"When I read about the e...

"When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading." โ€” Henny Youngman
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"Cursed is the man who ...

"Cursed is the man who dies, but the evil done by him survives. " -Abu Bakr
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"Sometimes...go...

"Sometimes...good people hide behind a veil of evil,"
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"Perfectness only meant to be de...

"Perfectness only meant to be destroyed by the nature.. as long as evil is the part of it" -Henry Page-
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"Hope in reality is the wor...

"Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man." -FN
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The greatest jihad is to battl...

The greatest jihad is to battle your own soul, to fight the evil within yourself ~Prophet Muhammad
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The only thing necessary...

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
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Good people will good and evil p...

Good people will good and evil people will be evil, but for good people to be evil, that takes religion
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No man chooses evil because it is ...

No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.โ€ โ€• Mary Shelley
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Reason is poor propaganda when opposed by ...

Reason is poor propaganda when opposed by the yammering, unceasing lies of shrewd and evil and self-serving men. ...Robert A. Heinlein
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Why make trillions...

Why make trillions when we could make ... billions - Dr. Evil
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โ€œPessimist:One who, when ...

โ€œPessimist:One who, when he has the choice of two evils, choses both.โ€ -Oscar Wilde
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โ€œGive evil nothing to oppo...

โ€œGive evil nothing to oppose and it will disappear by itself.โ€ โ€• Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching
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โ€œNot all those who walk beh...

โ€œNot all those who walk behind bars are evil; not all who walk free are kind.โ€ - Pokopori
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"Like it or not, we either add to the darkness of...

"Like it or not, we either add to the darkness of indifference and out-and-out evil which surrounds us or we light a candle to see by." โ€”Madeleine L'Engle
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"What is better, to be born good...

"What is better, to be born good,or overcome your evil nature through great effort". Paarthurnax-Skyrim
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"(...) And everything together, all voices, all goals, all yearning, all suffering,...

"(...) And everything together, all voices, all goals, all yearning, all suffering, all pleasure, all that was good and evil, all of this together was the world. All of it together was the flow of events, was the music of life." -Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha
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Evil is evil. Lesser, greater, middlingโ€ฆ itโ€™s all the...

Evil is evil. Lesser, greater, middlingโ€ฆ itโ€™s all the same. If I have to choose between one evil and another, then I prefer not to choose at all. - GERALT ,THE WITCHER
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โ€œBut death and life, honor and dishonor, pain and pleasureโ€”all these thin...

โ€œBut death and life, honor and dishonor, pain and pleasureโ€”all these things equally happen to good men and bad, being things which make us neither better nor worse. Therefore they are neither good nor evil.โ€ -- Marcus Aurelius
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"The dread of evil is a much more ...

"The dread of evil is a much more forcible principle of human actions than the prospect of good." --John Locke
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โ€œEvil people can never prevail, because ...

โ€œEvil people can never prevail, because at the end of the day they still have to make up a reason as to why theyโ€™re happyโ€ -joji
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"To be able to laugh at ev...

"To be able to laugh at evil and error means we have surmounted them." -Wylie Sypher
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With or without religion, you would have good people doing...

With or without religion, you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion - Steven Weinberg
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"Between two evils, I a...

"Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before." - Mae West
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And all the voices, all the goals, all the yearnings, all the sorrows, all the...

And all the voices, all the goals, all the yearnings, all the sorrows, all the pleasures, all the good and evil, all of them together was the world. All of them together was the stream of events, the music of life- Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha
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"The biggest evil is moral relat...

"The biggest evil is moral relativity, which kills more than plague and Dragons combined"- Zoltan Chivay
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โ€œThe evil forces and powers controlling our Mother Earth only do so...

โ€œThe evil forces and powers controlling our Mother Earth only do so by mutual interest and cooperation. Evil will eventually turn against evil and when the dust settles good will be all that remainsโ€-anonymous
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โ€œWhat is better: to be born goo...

โ€œWhat is better: to be born good or to overcome your evil nature through great effort?โ€ -Paarthurnax
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"There is an evil tendency underlying all our...

"There is an evil tendency underlying all our technology - the tendency to do what is reasonable even when it isn't any good." โ€” Robert Pirsig
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โ€œIf only it was as simple as evil people committing evil deeds, and only having to separate them...

โ€œIf only it was as simple as evil people committing evil deeds, and only having to separate them from the rest of us and destroy them. But the line dividing good and evil cuts through the heart of every human being. And who is willing to destroy a piece of his own heart?โ€ โ€”Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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โ€œEvil is relatively...

โ€œEvil is relatively rare; ignorance is epidemic.โ€ โ€• Jon Stewart
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โ€œOver the centuries, mankind has tried many ways of combating the forces of evi...

โ€œOver the centuries, mankind has tried many ways of combating the forces of evil... prayer, fasting, good works and so on. Up until Doom, no one seemed to have thought about the double-barrel shotgun. Eat leaden death, demon...โ€ Terry Pratchett
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To face harsh death at the hand o...

To face harsh death at the hand of your beloved friends is the greatest punishment worthy of Evilโ€™s pride.
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โ€œIt is indeed probable that more harm and misery have bee...

โ€œIt is indeed probable that more harm and misery have been caused by men determined to use coercion to stamp out a moral evil than by men intent on doing evil.โ€ โ€” Friedrich Hayek
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"In every man sleeps a prophet, a...

"In every man sleeps a prophet, and when he wakes there is a little more evil in the world." E. M. Cioran
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"The beginning of ...

"The beginning of evil is the lack of vigilance" โ€”St. Poemen
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โ€œThe only thing necessar...

โ€œThe only thing necessary for the triumph of evil Is for good men to do nothingโ€
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โ€œIs God willing to prevent evil, but not able? Then he is not omnipotent. Is he...

โ€œIs God willing to prevent evil, but not able? Then he is not omnipotent. Is he able, but not willing? Then he is malevolent. Is he both able and willing? Then whence cometh evil? Is he neither able nor willing? Then why call him God?โ€ โ€”Epicurus
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"But it is the same with man as with the tree. The more he seeks to rise into th...

"But it is the same with man as with the tree. The more he seeks to rise into the height and light, the more vigorously do his roots struggle earthword, downword, into the dark, the deep - into evil." --Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra
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โ€œThe only thing necessary...

โ€œThe only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.โ€
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No man chooses evil because it is evil;...

No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.โ€ โ€• Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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โ€œSilence in the face of evi...

โ€œSilence in the face of evil itself is an evilโ€ - German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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"Between two evils, I a...

"Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before." โ€” Mae West
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'Revenge is wha...

'Revenge is what gives evil the upper-hand' - unknown
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"Perhaps even more harmful than the evil we commit is the good that we omit. Crucially, we di...

"Perhaps even more harmful than the evil we commit is the good that we omit. Crucially, we didn't teach kids to respect people's boundaries, their unbridled curiosity and ignorance harming themselves and others. If there is such a thing as sin, then ignorance is the deadliest sin." โ€” me
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Religion is an insult to human dignity. With or without it you would h...

Religion is an insult to human dignity. With or without it you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion. --Steven Weinberg
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Who said "Evil is always winning but it...

Who said "Evil is always winning but it never wins. Good is always losing but it never loses." or anything along those lines?
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Hardly Anything Is Evil, But Most Things Are Hungry....

Hardly Anything Is Evil, But Most Things Are Hungry. Hunger Looks Like Evil From The Wrong End Of The Cutlery. Or Do You Think Your Bacon Sandwich Loves You Back?
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"The world will not be destroyed by tho...

"The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything." --Albert Einstein
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For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an ev...

For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare; so are the sons of men snared in an evil time, when it falleth suddenly upon them. - The Preacher
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โ€œSuspect evil in no one until seeing...

โ€œSuspect evil in no one until seeing it - When seeing it forgive it not - for once an enemy can never be a friend.โ€
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"The aim of torture is to destroy a person as...

"The aim of torture is to destroy a person as a human being, to destroy their identity and soul. It is more evil than murder." - Inge Genefke
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"Evil when we are in its power ...

"Evil when we are in its power is not felt as evil but as a necessity, or even a duty." ~ Simone Weil
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"Men do not differ much about what things they ...

"Men do not differ much about what things they will call evils; they differ enormously about what evils they will call excusable." - G.K. Chesterton
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"National pride has evil consequences. Prefer pride in humanity. German pride gave us Hitler,...

"National pride has evil consequences. Prefer pride in humanity. German pride gave us Hitler, American pride gave us Trump, British pride gave us Brexit. If you must have pride, be proud that Homo sapiens could produce Darwin, Shakespeare, Mandela, Einstein, Beethoven" - Richard Dawkins
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Evil consists in intentionally behaving in ways that harm, abuse, demean, dehumanize, or destroy ...

Evil consists in intentionally behaving in ways that harm, abuse, demean, dehumanize, or destroy innocent othersโ€”or using oneโ€™s authority and systemic power to encourage or permit others to do so on your behalf. In short, it is โ€œknowing better but doing worse.". (P.Zimbardo."The Lucifer Effect").
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"People who claim that they're evil are usually no worse than the ...

"People who claim that they're evil are usually no worse than the rest of us... It's people who claim that they're good, or any way better than the rest of us, that you have to be wary of." -Gregory Maguire
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Torture of the flesh is only temporary and...

Torture of the flesh is only temporary and goes away when you die, but torture of the heart by an evil woman can scar your very soul.
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โ€œBut life, they said, means life. Dying inside. The Devil was evil, mad, b...

โ€œBut life, they said, means life. Dying inside. The Devil was evil, mad, but I was the Devil's wife which made me worse. I howled in my cell. If the Devil is gone then how could this be hell?โ€œ -Carol Anne Duffy, The Worldโ€™s Wife
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"Evil: the same old thing. No matter what happens, keep this in mind: Itโ€™s the same old ...

"Evil: the same old thing. No matter what happens, keep this in mind: Itโ€™s the same old thing, from one end of the world to the other. It fills the history books, ancient and modern, and the cities, and the houses too. Nothing new at all." - Marcus Aurelius, Meditations
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