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    According to the state of a man's conscience, so do hope and fear
    on account of his deeds arise in his mind.
    [Lat., Conscia mens ut cuique sua est, ita concipit intra
    Pectora pro facto spemque metumque suo.]

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Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions of the body.

Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions of the body.

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Conscience is the inner voice which warns us that someone may be looking.

Conscience is the inner voice which warns us that someone may be looking.

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A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.

A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.

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A quiet conscience sleeps in thunder.

A quiet conscience sleeps in thunder.

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O Conscience, into what abyss of fears
And horrors hast thou driven me, out of which
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O Conscience, into what abyss of fears
And horrors hast thou driven me, out of which
I find no way, from deep to deeper plunged.

by John Milton Found in: Conscience Quotes,
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Conscience is thoroughly well-bred and soon leaves off talking to those who do not wish to hear it.

Conscience is thoroughly well-bred and soon leaves off talking to those who do not wish to hear it.

by Samuel Butler Found in: Conscience Quotes,
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Now conscience wakes despair
That slumber'd, wakes the bitter memory
Of what he was, what is, and read more

Now conscience wakes despair
That slumber'd, wakes the bitter memory
Of what he was, what is, and what must be
Worse; of worse deeds worse sufferings must ensue!

by John Milton Found in: Conscience Quotes,
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The Past lives o'er again,
In its effects, and to the guilty spirit
The ever-frowning Present is read more

The Past lives o'er again,
In its effects, and to the guilty spirit
The ever-frowning Present is its image.

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A clear conscience is a soft pillow.

A clear conscience is a soft pillow.

by German Proverb Found in: Conscience Quotes,
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