75 Best Morality Quotes to Help You Become a Moral Person

Having morality means to know what is right and what is wrong.

A person who has morality is always on his good behavior towards another.

They will never do any harm or wrong towards another.

There are many moral values that one should have.

But the five most important moral values are being truthful, inspiring, helpful, kind and knowing one’s own needs.

However, morality and immorality run rather close to each other.

So people, read up on these quotes below to know every little thing about morality.

Top 10 Morality Quotes


Morality is only moral when it is voluntary. ~ Lincoln Steffens.


Morality is the basis of things and truth is the substance of all morality. ~ Mahatma Gandhi.


Conventionality is not morality. ~ Charlotte Brontë.


Learn to hold loosely all that is not eternal. ~ Maude Royden.


We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right. ~ Ronald Reagan.


Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. ~ Aristotle.


Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo. ~ H.G. Wells.


The best way to teach morality is to make it a habit with children. ~ Aristotle.


Force and mind are opposites; morality ends where a gun begins. ~ Ayn Rand.


Respect for ourselves guides our morals; respect for others guides our manners. ~ Laurence Sterne.

Famous Morality Quotes

Morality is the custom of one’s country and the current feeling of one’s peers. Cannibalism is moral in a cannibal country. ~ Samuel Butler.

About morals, I know only that what is moral is what you feel good after and what is immoral is what you feel bad after. ~ Ernest Hemingway.


It’s easy enough to preach morality on a full belly. ~ Erwin Sylvanus.

To love our neighbor as ourselves is such a truth for regulating human society, that by that alone one might determine all the cases in social morality. ~ John Locke.


Without freedom there can be no morality. ~ Carl Jung.

Every young man would do well to remember that all successful business stands on the foundation of morality. ~ Henry Ward Beecher.

You cannot serve God and money. ~ Matthew 6:24.

When the whole world is running towards a cliff, he who is running in the opposite direction appears to have lost his mind. ~ C.S. Lewis.


A man that has lost moral sense is like a man in battle with both of his legs shot off: he has nothing to stand on. ~ Henry Ward Beecher.

The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in times of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality. ~ Dante Alighieri.

Do not do an immoral thing for moral reasons. ~ Thomas Hardy.


A scientist has no use for the religion of fear and equally little for social or moral religion. ~ Albert Einstein.

Best Morality Quotes

The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong. ~ Carl Gustav Jung.

Hard to say what’s right when all I wanna do is wrong. ~ Prince.


The most important human endeavor is the striving for morality in our actions. ~ Albert Einstein.

There is nothing indulgent about the Moral Law. It is as hard as nails.~ C.S. Lewis.

Do not be deceived: ‘Bad company ruins good morals’. ~ Corinthians 15:33.

Men have become the tools of their tools. ~ Henry David Thoreau.


Morality knows nothing of geographical boundaries, or distinctions of race. ~ Herbert Spencer.

The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better. ~ John Dewey.

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You can’t do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth. ~ H.L. Mencken.


People of our type see in morality a purely human matter, albeit the most important in the human sphere. ~ Albert Einstein.

Morality is just a fiction used by the herd of inferior human beings to hold back the few superior men. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche.

If ethics are poor at the top, that behavior is copied down through the organization. ~ Robert Noyce.


The moral arc of the universe is long, but it bends toward justice. ~ Martin Luther King Jr.

There is nothing divine about morality; it is a purely human affair. ~ Alber Einstein.

The purpose of life is a life of purpose. ~ Robert Byrne.

Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness. ~ Immanuel Kant.


Even if everyone else is not doing good, I alone will. Even if everyone else is doing wrong, I alone will not. ~ Gautama Buddha.

If you want to be great, you must serve willingly and love greatly. ~ Cornel West.

Great Morality Quotes


Morality is of the highest importance – but for us, not for God. ~ Albert Einstein.

The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated. ~ Mahatma Gandhi.

Morality is always the product of terror; its chains and strait-waistcoats are fashioned by those who dare not trust others, because they dare not trust themselves, to walk in liberty. ~ Aldous Huxley.


Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value. ~ Albert Einstein.

Compassion is the basis of morality. ~ Arthur Schopenhauer.

Children often have a much stronger concept of morality than adults. ~ Nina Bawden.

My personal philosophy of life is one of ethics. ~ Alva Myrdal.


Material success may result in the accumulation of possessions: but only spiritual success will enable you to enjoy them. ~ Nido Qubein.

The higher the building the lower the morals. ~ Noel Coward.

Thought-Provoking Morality Quotes

The purpose of morality is to teach you, not to suffer and die, but to enjoy yourself and live. ~ Ayn Rand.

I think television’s become a downright dangerous thing. It has no moral barometer whatsoever. If you want to talk about something that is all about money, just watch the television. ~ Tom Petty.


Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike. ~ Oscar Wilde.

The mystery of human existence lies not just in staying alive but in finding something to live for. ~ Fyodor Dostoevsky.

Whether we believe in God or karma, ethics is the foundation of every religion. ~ Dalai Lama.

The essence of morality must be found in a careful attention to, and an attentive care for, others. ~ Ermanoo Bencivenga.


Morality comes with the sad wisdom of age, when the sense of curiosity has withered. ~ Graham Greene.

All men alike stand condemned, not by alien codes of ethics, but by their own, and all men therefore are conscious of guilt. ~ C. S. Lewis.

The three hardest tasks in the world are neither physical feats nor intellectual achievements, but moral acts: to return love for hate, to include the excluded, and to say, ‘I was wrong’. ~ Sydney J. Harris.


The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame. ~ Oscar Wilde.

Wise Morality Quotes

Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo. ~ H.G. Wells.

A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion, a thoroughly vulgar conception which has nothing sound in it and nothing true. ~ Socrates.

The quality of moral behavior varies in inverse ratio to the number of human beings involved. ~ Aldous Huxley.


Morality is truth in full bloom. ~ Victor Hugo.

A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world. ~ Albert Camus.

Ethics or simple honesty is the building blocks upon which our whole society is based. ~ Kerry Stokes.

Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life so. Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something. ~ Henry David Thoreau.


Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one. ~ Marcus Aurelius.

Morality is a burglar’s tool whose merit lies in never being left behind at the scene of the crime. ~ Karl Kraus.

So these were the 75 top quotes about Morality.

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