86 Quotes About Virtue

  • "To be really great in little things, to be truly noble and heroic in the insipid details of everyday life, is a virtue so rare as to be worthy of canonization."

    - Harriet Beecher Stowe
    Topics: Virtue


  • "Policies are many, Principles are few, Policies will change, Principles never do."

    - John C. Maxwell
    Topics: Virtue


  • "Reputation is rarely proportioned to virtue."

    - Francis de Sales
    Topics: Virtue


  • "The defects of a preacher are soon spied. Let him be endued with ten virtues, and have but one fault, and that one fault will eclipse and darken all his virtues and gifts, so evil is the world in these times."

    - Martin Luther
    Topics: Preaching, Virtue


  • "True pleasure is the companion and associate of virtue."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Virtue


  • "Virtues go ever in troops; so thick that sometimes some are hid in the crowd, which yet are virtues though they appear not."

    - Joseph Hall
    Topics: Virtue


  • "How weak a thing is gentility, if it wants virtue!"

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Virtue


  • "Half our virtue arises from our being out of the way of temptation."

    - Thomas Adams
    Topics: Virtue


  • "Modesty is the appendage of sobriety, and is to chastity, to temperance, and to humility as the fringes are to a garment."

    - Jeremy Taylor
    Topics: Virtue, Modesty


  • "Many things are possible for the person who has hope. Even more is possible for the person who has faith. And still more is possible for the person who knows how to love. But everything is possible for the person who practices all three virtues."

    - Brother Lawrence
    Topics: Virtue


  • "Chastity does not mean abstention from sexual wrong; it means something flaming, like Joan of Arc."

    - G.K. Chesterton
    Topics: Virtue


  • "Love means to love that which is unlovable; or it is no virtue at all."

    - G.K. Chesterton
    Topics: Love, Virtue


  • "The soul is placed in the body like a rough diamond, and must be polished, or the luster of it will never appear."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Virtue


  • "Vigilance in watching opportunity; tact and daring in seizing upon opportunity; force and persistence in crowding opportunity to its utmost of possible achievement -- these are the martial virtues which must command success."

    - Austin Phelps
    Topics: Virtue, Success


  • "Recommend to your children virtue; that alone can make them happy, not gold."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Children, Virtue



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