Great Expectations - Morality Quotes

“In a word, I was too cowardly to do what I knew to be right, as I had been too cowardly to avoid doing what I knew to be wrong.”
― Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

Above is my favorite quote about morality that encompasses the action-omission distinction in moral psychology. Pip could neither do (action) what was right, nor avoid doing (omission) what was wrong.

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