The word “Morality” refers to how we behave toward one another.
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.
Popular Morality Quotes
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.