Contributed by Paul Fritz on Oct 18, 2000
The trouble with the advice, "Follow your conscience" is that most people follow it like someone following a wheelbarrow--they direct it wherever they want it to go, and then follow behind.
Conscience - A moral sense of right and wrong that affects one’s behavior.
Illustration:Conscience tells us that we ought to do right, but it does not tell us what right is--that we are taught by God’s word.
Illustration: Throughout his administration, Abraham Lincoln