Sin and Conscience

"Sin is in itself separation from the good, but despair over sin is separation a second time."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone at her."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"God creates out of nothing. [...] but he does what is still more wonderful: he makes saints out of sinners."

Soren Aabye Kierkegaard
Soren Aabye Kierkegaard "The Journals of Soren Kierkegaard: A Selection"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A man's moral conscience is the curse he had to accept from the gods in order to gain from them the right to dream."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Sin is like a mountain with two aspects according to whether it is viewed before or after it has been reached: yet both aspects are real."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"People will do anything, no matter how absurd, in order to avoid facing their own soul."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Conscience is the inner voice that warns us somebody may be looking."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Love the sinner and hate the sin."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Seven social sins: politics without principles, wealth without work, pleasure without conscience, knowledge without character, commerce without morality, science without humanity, and worship without sacrifice."


Rating: 6.40 (Number of Voters: 5)