Quotationz.com  
| | | | | |
   
All Words Any Word Phrase     Highlight Results

 :: Famous Quotations Topic: Corruption (14 Quotations)

Quotation Bullet

Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist.
~ Edmund Burke

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Corrupt, stupid grasping functionaries will make at least as big a muddle of socialism as stupid, selfish and acquisitive employers can make of capitalism.
~ Walter Lippmann

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the former invariably endangers the morals of the entire country.
~ Karl Kraus

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

I am against government by crony.
~ Harold L. Ickes

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

I have often noticed that a bribe has that effect -- it changes a relation. The man who offers a bribe gives away a little of his own importance; the bribe once accepted, he becomes the inferior, like a man who has paid for a woman.
~ Graham Greene

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

I want either less corruption, or more chance to participate in it.
~ Ashleigh Brilliant

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Life is a corrupting process from the time a child learns to play his mother off against his father in the politics of when to go to bed; he who fears corruption fears life.
~ Saul Alinsky

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

The accomplice to the crime of corruption is frequently our own indifference.
~ Bess Myerson

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

The jingling of the guinea helps the hurt that Honor feels.
~ Lord Alfred Tennyson

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

The sun shineth upon the dunghill, and is not corrupted.
~ John Lyly

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

There is no odor so bad as that which arises from goodness tainted.
~ Henry David Thoreau

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

When I want to buy up any politician I always find the anti-monopolists the most purchasable -- they don't come so high.
~ William Vanderbilt

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

When rich villains have need of poor ones, poor ones may make what price they will.
~ William Shakespeare

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Wherever you see a man who gives someone else's corruption, someone else's prejudice as a reason for not taking action himself, you see a cog in The Machine that governs us.
~ John Jay Chapman

 

Report Error

Separator
| |

Copyright ©1999, 2015 Haythum Khalid, All rights reserved worldwide.
Page Generation Time: 29 MilliSeconds.