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Quotations on Conscience

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A good conscience is a continual Christmas.

~ Benjamin Franklin

Religions are the great fairy tales of conscience.

~ George Santayana

The only tyrant I accept in this world is the still voice within.

~ Mahatma Gandhi

Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends.

~ H.L. Mencken

No ear can hear nor tongue can tell the tortures of the inward hell!

~ Lord Byron

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

~ Proverbs

- Chinese Proverb

'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.

~ Thomas Paine

Conscience is the mirror of our souls, which represents the errors of our lives in their full shape.

~ George Bancroft

Conscience - the only incorruptible thing about us.

~ Henry Fielding

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