Don't overestimate the decency of the human race.
If you don't believe in God, all you have to believe in is decency. . . . Decency is very good. Better decent than indecent. But I don't think it's enough.
Each person has inside a basic decency and goodness. If he listens to it and acts on it, he is giving a great deal of what it is the world needs most. It is not complicated but it takes courage . . . to listen to his own goodness.
We are decent 99 percent of the time, when we could easily be vile.
Justice consists of doing no one injury, decency in giving no one offense.
No law reaches it, but all right-minded people observe it.
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