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Good and Evil

The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.

Socrates (BC 469-BC 399) Greek philosopher of Athens

The web of our life is of a mingled yarn, good and ill together.

William Shakespeare (1564-1616) British poet and playwright.

Them meaning of good and bad, of better and worse, is simply helping or hurting.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.

The Supreme end of education is expert discernment in all things -- the power to tell the good from the bad, the genuine from the counterfeit, and to prefer the good and the genuine to the bad and the counterfeit.

Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) British author.

Evil comes at leisure like the disease. Good comes in a hurry like the doctor.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936) British journalist, novelist and poet.

Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good.

Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948) Preeminent leader of Indian nationalism.

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