To bring about the rule of righteousness in the land, to destroy the wicked and the evil-doers; so that the strong should not harm the weak.
The Code of Hammurabi, Prologue
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity.
Wickedness is a myth invented by good people to account for the curious attractiveness of others.
Phrases And Philosophies For The Use Of The Young, 1894