Ends And Means Quotes

Ends And Means Quotes by Leon Trotsky, Ayn Rand, Arthur Koestler, Friedrich Nietzsche, Martin Luther King, Jr., Georges Bernanos and many others.

The end may justify the means as long as there is somet

The end may justify the means as long as there is something that justifies the end.
Leon Trotsky
The end does not justify the means. No one’s rights can be secured by the violation of the rights of others.
Ayn Rand
Show us not the aim without the way. For ends and means on earth are so entangled That changing one, you change the other too; Each different path brings other ends in view
Arthur Koestler
In art the end does not sanctify the means: but sacred means employed here can sanctify the end.
Friedrich Nietzsche
To have peace in the world, men & nations must embrace the nonviolent assertion that ends and means must cohere.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means.
Georges Bernanos
It was van Gogh’s madness that prevented him from working; the paintings themselves are ineffably sane, if sanity is to be defined in terms of exact judgment of ends and means and the power of visual analysis.
Robert Hughes
We have perhaps a natural fear of ends. We would rather be always on the way than arrive. Given the means, we hang on to them and often forget the ends.
Eric Hoffer
The ends and means are a seamless web.
Gloria Steinem
An organized product of nature is that in which all the parts are mutually ends and means.
Immanuel Kant