Corruption Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Alan Bullock” float=”none” width=”100%”]The corruption of people is to behave in an inhuman way.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Albert Einstein” float=”none” width=”100%”]The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anacletus” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption is man’s inheritance.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anonymous” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption is authority plus monopoly minus transparency.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Caleb Colton” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption is like a ball of snow, once it’s set a rolling it must increase.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles de Montesquieu” float=”none” width=”100%”]The corruption of every government begins nearly always with that of principles.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Hume” float=”none” width=”100%”]The corruption of the best things gives rise to the worst.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Eduard Shevardnadze” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption has its own motivations, and one has to thoroughly study that phenomenon and eliminate the foundations that allow corruption to exist.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Edward Gibbon” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption, the most infallible symptom of constitutional liberty.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Emil Cioran” float=”none” width=”100%”]Each of us is born with a share of purity, predestined to be corrupted by our commerce with mankind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Francis Beaumont” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption is a tree, whose branches are of an immeasurable length: they spread ev’rywhere; and the dew that drops from thence hath infected some chairs and stools of authority.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Bernard Shaw” float=”none” width=”100%”]Power does not corrupt men; fools, however, if they get into a position of power, corrupt power.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Richard Marek” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption is simply crime without conscience.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Georges Bernanos” float=”none” width=”100%”]The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Indira Gandhi” float=”none” width=”100%”]One must beware of ministers who can do nothing without money, and those who want to do everything with money.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joe Biden” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption is just another form of tyranny.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Steinbeck” float=”none” width=”100%”]Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts perhaps the fear of a loss of power.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Francis Edward Desmarais” float=”none” width=”100%”]The corruption of the positively wicked is often less sad and fatal to society than the irregularities of a virtuous man who yields and falls.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Justin K. McFarlane Beau” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption ultimately guilts the corrupt, and it hardens the innocent who suffer as a result of it. It isn’t the young who corrupt the old, rather it’s the inverse. The aim of the old should be to ensure that the young grow up incorruptible.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Karl Kraus” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the former invariably endangers the morals of the entire country.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mahatma Gandhi” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption and hypocrisy ought not to be inevitable products of democracy, as they undoubtedly are today.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michel de Montaigne” float=”none” width=”100%”]The corruption of the age is made up by the particular contribution of every individual man; some contribute treachery, others injustice, atheism, tyranny, avarice, cruelty, according to their power.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Milton Friedman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption is government intrusion into market efficiencies in the form of regulations.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Olusegun Obasanjo” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption, the greatest single bane of our society today.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Peter Ustinov” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption is nature’s way of restoring our faith in democracy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pratibha Patil” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption is the enemy of development, and of good governance. It must be got rid of. Both the government and the people at large must come together to achieve this national objective.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert A. Heinlein” float=”none” width=”100%”]Money is truthful. If a man speaks of his honor, make him pay cash.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Zoellick” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption is a cancer that steals from the poor, eats away at governance and moral fibre and destroys trust.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robinson Jeffers” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption never has been compulsory; when the cities lie at the monster’s feet there are left the mountains.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Jefferson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Money, not morality, is the principle commerce of civilized nations.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Paine” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is something in corruption which, like a jaundiced eye, transfers the color of itself to the object it looks upon, and sees everything stained and impure.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Toba Beta” float=”none” width=”100%”]If corruption had already taken root, then good seeds must be preserved.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Vladimir Putin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Those who fight corruption should be clean themselves.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Shakespeare” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corruption wins not more than honesty.[/wpsm_quote]