"There are evils that have the ability to survive identification and go on for ever... money, for instance, or war."
"It is better by noble boldness to run the risk of being subject to half the evils we anticipate than to remain in cowardly listlessness for fear of what might happen."
"Science may have found a cure for most evils but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all - the apathy of human beings."
"But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all possible evils for it is folly, vice, and madness, without tuition or restraint."
"You and I are stuck with the necessity of taking the worst of two evils or none at all. So-I'm taking the immature Democrat as the best of the two. Nixon is impossible."
"Man is subject to innumerable pains and sorrows by the very condition of humanity, and yet, as if nature had not sown evils enough in life, we are continually adding grief to grief and aggravating the common calamity by our cruel treatment of one another."
"One of the evils of money is that it tempts us to look at it rather than at the things that it buys."
"He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils for time is the greatest innovator."
"One of the greatest delusions in the world is the hope that the evils in this world are to be cured by legislation."
"I have the greatest sympathy with the growth of the socialist party. I think they understand the evils that surround us and hammer them into people's minds better than we Liberals."