Quotes with evils
The evils we experience flow from the excess of democracy. The people do not want virtue, but are the dupes of pretended patriots.
Constitutional Convention, May 31, 1787
Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all - the apathy of human beings.
We put great confidence in the Holy Rosary for the healing of evils which afflict our times.
Men are by nature neither kings, nor grandees, nor courtiers, nor millionaires; all are born naked and poor; all are subject to the miseries of life, to chagrins, evils, needs, and sorrows of every sort; and, finally, all are condemned to death. This is what man truly is; this is that from which no mortal is exempt.
Emile, Book IV