No law reaches it, but all right-minded people observe it.
Author: Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort (1741-1794)
Profession: French Writer, Journalist, Playwright
Decency is the least of all laws, but yet it is the law which is most strictly observed.
Author: Francois De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680)
Profession: French Classical Writer
Don't overestimate the decency of the human race.
Author: H. L. Mencken (1880-1956)
Profession: American Editor, Author, Critic, Humorist
We are decent 99 percent of the time, when we could easily be vile.
Author: R. W. Riis