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`The conscience is a reliable guide to decision making
`Discuss
The view about whether the conscience is a reliable guide to decision making
depends on the interpretations of what the conscience derives from. Some
philosophers argue that your environment and emotions influence the
conscience, whilst others argue that it comes…

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Aquinas disagreed because he believed that conscience came from God (an
authority figure), however as humans we have reason to enable us to
distinguish right from wrong. Therefore, we cannot say that our conscience is
only based on submission to authority figures. He believed that as humans we
tend towards…

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