In medieval times, people thought that evil spirits could enter a person through an open mouth. These days they more often leave that way.
Contributed by: Zaady
For where the instrument of intelligence is added to brute power and evil will, mankind is powerless in its own defense.
Dante Alighieri (1265 - 1321)
Source: The Divine Comedy: The Inferno, 1320
A disordered currency is one of the greatest political evils.
Daniel Webster (1782 - 1852)
Attack the evil that is within yourself, rather than attacking the evil that is in others
Confucius (c. 551 - c. 479 BC)
There is a soul of truth in error; there is a soul of good in evil.
Clarence Darrow (1857 - 1938)
Socrates was the first to call philosophy down from the heavens and to place it in cities, and even to introduce it into homes and compel it to inquire about life and standards and goods and evils.
Cicero (106 - 43 BC)
Every evil in the bud is easily crushed: as it grows older, it becomes stronger.
No man can be brave who thinks pain the greatest evil; nor temperate, who considers pleasure the highest good.
If you pursue good with labor, the labor passes away but the good remains; if you pursue evil with pleasure, the pleasure passes away and the evil remains,
How great an evil do you see that may have been announced by you against the Republic? - Videtis quantum scelus contra rem publicam vobis nuntiatum sit?
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