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To do good is like ascending a mountain; to do evil as easy as following an avalanche.
All humans have a heart that can tell right from wrong.
... social advance depends quite as much upon an increase in moral sensibility as it does upon a sense of duty ...
There are many persons ready to do what is right because in their hearts they know it is right. But they hesitate, waiting for the ...
The only immorality ... is not to do what one has to do when one has to do it.
I feel more charity for a Mormon who has been taught from his birth that it is not only his right but his duty to God to enter int ...
The theologian considers sin mainly as an offence against God; the moral philosopher as contrary to reasonableness.
The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature, indeed, prepares in us the ground for th ...
Life is not at all what you might think it to be
A simple tale where each thing has its history
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I am come, young ladies, in a very moralizing strain, to observe that our pleasures of this world are always to be for, and that w ...
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