The end must justify the means.
.. What you think is right isn't the same as knowing what is right.
If someone gives you so-called good advice, do the opposite; you can be sure it will be the right thing nine out of 10 times.
The world is such a marvel-it gave you trials, but if you were still and concentrated, if you tried to do the right thing, it always provided you with salvation.
Americans always do the right thing, but not until they have exhausted every possible alternative.