All conscience effort to think fled and was replaced by a new instinct, the primal need to feed.
Matters of warrants and probable cause escaped his wife's rationale, replaced by her conscience, which stood firmly in charge.
Dean's conscience was taking some heat, too.
Don't grow a conscience now.
But you have your life and your duties to others and I must stop wounding your conscience and let you go your destined way.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent. She glanced up at him again, not expecting someone from the lower class and trained for battle to wear such a classic quote.
Did he think she had no conscience about what happened?
His fine character and conscience earned him universal respect and confidence.
And honesty, conscience and equity were said to be the fundamental principles of the court.
Hitherto he had rarely appeared at court; but now the queen entrusted him not only with the care of her conscience, but also with the benefices in the royal patronage.
He was no real statesman or minister of the Gospel, but a blind fanatic, who failed to see that faith, which is the gift of God, cannot be imposed on any conscience by force.
Thus a step forward was made in securing the freedom of conscience proclaimed in the October manifesto and denounced by a synod of Orthodox bishops at Kiev in 1908, though the rights granted by the Duma were seriously curtailed in the Imperial Council, and have been largely rendered a dead letter by the action of the administration.
A clear conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory.
He did the task for the sake of his conscience.
There is a twofold shame: the shame of a guilty conscience, and the shame of a tender conscience.
"So I may die with a clear conscience," returned the Wizard, gravely.
And this is the Hungry Tiger, the terror of the jungle, who longs to devour fat babies but is prevented by his conscience from doing so.
"I'm glad of that," said Jim; "for I, also, have a conscience, and it tells me not to crush in your skull with a blow of my powerful hoof."
"You have a good conscience, friend Horse," it said, "and if you attend to its teachings it will do much to protect you from harm.
Can there not be a government in which majorities do not virtually decide right and wrong, but conscience?--in which majorities decide only those questions to which the rule of expediency is applicable?
It is truly enough said that a corporation has no conscience; but a corporation of conscientious men is a corporation with a conscience.
Is there not a sort of blood shed when the conscience is wounded?
We must affect our country as our parents, And if at any time we alienate Our love or industry from doing it honor, We must respect effects and teach the soul Matter of conscience and religion, And not desire of rule or benefit.
So, Count, there never is any negligence in my company, and so my conscience was at ease.
And to attain this end, we have the light called conscience that God has implanted in our souls.
And not for that day and hour alone were the mind and conscience darkened of this man on whom the responsibility for what was happening lay more than on all the others who took part in it.
A dance, for which her partner came to seek her, put an end to her discourse with her future directeur de conscience, but the next evening Monsieur de Jobert came to see Helene when she was alone, and after that often came again.