conscience conscience  /ˈkɑn ʃəns/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) motivation deriving logically from ethical or moral principles that govern a person's thoughts and actions
  2. (n) conformity to one's own sense of right conduct
  3. (n) a feeling of shame when you do something immoral

News

  1. New Belgium readies for state's new era of corporate conscience

    Some Colorado companies are banking that customers and investors are willing to pay for a clean conscience.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Fort Collins Coloradoan

  2. Father’s Day Without My Dad, a Prisoner of Conscience in China

    I haven’t been able to give my dad a present since 1999, when he was wrongfully arrested in China. But when I think of my dad, there are two symbols of our deep bond that I picture: one, an old … The post Father’s Day Without My Dad, a Prisoner of Conscience in China appeared first on The Epoch Times .
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Epoch Times

  3. Carlsbad police: Mormon missionary turns himself in for sexual abuse

    Convicted by a guilty conscience, a Mormon missionary reportedly turned himself in for sexually abusing a female child, according to a police report.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Carlsbad Current-Argus

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Quotes

  1. Citing his concerns for the impact on the federal deficit, Senator Joe Lieberman of Connecticut told Fox News on Sunday that "if the public-option plan is in there, as a matter of conscience," he would not support the bill.
    on Nov 8, 2009 By: Joe Lieberman Source: TIME

  2. "I call on all nations in this region to release their prisoners of conscience, open up their political debate and trust their people to chart their future," Bush said.
    on May 18, 2008 By: President Bush Source: FOXNews

  3. "Let's honor the conscience of those who disagree with abortion, and draft a sensible conscience clause, and make sure that all of our health care policies are grounded in clear ethics and sound science, as well as respect for the equality of...
    on May 17, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: LifeNews.com

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