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Reading about ethics is about as likely to improve one's behavior as reading about sports is to make one into an athlete.
With every physical pain, my moral fiber unravels a little.
Moralists love to discourse on the hollowness of success; about the hollowness of failure they are silent.
"I want it" is not a moral imperative.
The higher the moral tone, the more suspect the speaker.
Cheap thrill: moral outrage revels in its own innocence and in the guilt of the wicked Others.
My father liked to moralize, and so do I. But he was in earnest, while I am embarrassed and pretend that I am merely being witty.
The mind cannot support moral chaos for long. Men are under as strong a compulsion to invent an ethical setting for their behavior ...
In abnormal times like our own, when institutions are changing rapidly in several directions at once and the traditional framework ...
The ingenuity of man has always been dedicated to the solution of one problem,--how to detach the sensual sweet, the sensual stron ...
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