Category Archives: conscience

Mark Twain Quotes

Nothing needs reforming as other people’s habits. From “Reader’s Digest” 1996 calendar I have never let my schooling interfere with my education. From “Reader’s Digest” Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example. … Continue reading

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C. S. Lewis Quotes

“Of all tyrannies a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It may be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron’s cruelty may sometimes sleep, his … Continue reading

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