Quotes with wickedness
We found 18 quotes.
There is a method in man's wickedness; it grows up by degrees.
English writer and poet 1584-1616
Our goodness comes solely from thinking on goodness; our wickedness from thinking on wickedness. We too are the victims of our own contemplation.
American author 1862-1933
There is wickedness in the intention of wickedness, even though it be not perpetrated in the act.
Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
To see and listen to the wicked is already the beginning of wickedness.
Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.
In Poland born English writer 1857-1924
If you wouldn't live long, live well; for folly and wickedness shorten life.
American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
In morals what begins in fear usually ends in wickedness; in religion what begins in fear usually ends in fanaticism. Fear, either as a principle or a motive, is the beginning of all evil.
Wickedness is always easier than virtue, for it takes a short cut to everything.
English writer 1709-1784
It is a fact that cannot be denied: the wickedness of others becomes our own wickedness because it kindles something evil in our own hearts.
Swiss psychiatrist 1875-1961
Melancholy and sadness are the start of doubt... doubt is the beginning of despair; despair is the cruel beginning of the differing degrees of wickedness.