Quotations on Malice
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Although it has been said by men of more wit than wisdom, and perhaps more malice than either, that women are naturally incapable of acting prudently, or that they are necessarily determined to folly, I must by no means grant it.
- Mary Astell
(Keywords: Men, Women, Wisdom, Acting, Folly, Malice, Wit)
The minds of men are at last aroused; reason looks out and justifies her own, and malice finds all her work is ruin.
- Ralph Chaplin
(Keywords: Men, Work, Malice, Reason, Ruin)
The truth is incontrovertible, malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end; there it is.
- Winston Churchill
(Keywords: Truth, End, Ignorance, Malice, May)
It is remarkable by how much a pinch of malice enhances the penetrating power of an idea or an opinion. Our ears, it seems, are wonderfully attuned to sneers and evil reports about our fellow men.
- Eric Hoffer
(Keywords: Men, Power, Idea, Evil, Malice, Opinion, Remarkable)
There is probably an element of malice in our readiness to overestimate people - we are, as it were, laying up for ourselves the pleasure of later cutting them down to size.
- Eric Hoffer
(Keywords: People, Malice, Pleasure)
With Malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds.
- Abraham Lincoln
(Keywords: Work, God, Charity, Firmness, Malice, Nation, Right, Wounds)
The best way to win against the intolerable is to tolerate them, for this they have seldom dealt with. Your indulgence may soften their malice and open their eyes to more honorable ways.
- Bryant H. McGill
(Keywords: Eyes, Malice, May, Open)
The rising sun can dispel the darkness of night, but it cannot banish the blackness of malice, hatred, bigotry, and selfishness from the hearts of humanity.
- David O. McKay
(Keywords: Bigotry, Darkness, Hatred, Humanity, Malice, Night, Selfishness, Sun)
But I think I can sincerely declare that I cheerfully submit myself to every odious name for conscience' sake; and from my soul I despise all those whose guilt, malice, or folly has made them my foes.
- James Otis
(Keywords: Soul, Conscience, Folly, Guilt, Malice, Name)
Anger may repast with thee for an hour, but not repose for a night; the continuance of anger is hatred, the continuance of hatred turns malice.
- Francis Quarles
(Keywords: Anger, Hatred, Malice, May, Night)
Our enemies are our evil deeds and their memories, our pride, our selfishness, our malice, our passions, which by conscience or by habit pursue us with a relentlessness past the power of figure to express.
- George A. Smith
(Keywords: Power, Habit, Conscience, Deeds, Enemies, Evil, Malice, Memories, Past, Pride, Selfishness)
I have the same malice in my heart as far as the fight game is concerned, but outside the ring, I won't say anything a dignified man won't say.
- Mike Tyson
(Keywords: Heart, Fight, Malice, Man)
If we put our trust in the common sense of common men and 'with malice toward none and charity for all' go forward on the great adventure of making political, economic and social democracy a practical reality, we shall not fail.
- Henry A. Wallace
(Keywords: Men, Trust, Adventure, Charity, Common sense, Democracy, Malice, Reality)