• Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life so. Aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something.
    ~ Henry David Thoreau
  • Beware of making your moral staple consist of the negative virtues.
    ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
  • Virtue is insufficient temptation.
    ~ George Bernard Shaw
  • Virtue is praised, but hated. People run from it, for it is ice-cold and in this world you have to keep your feet warm.
    ~ Denis Diderot
  • Blushing is the color of virtue.
    ~ Diogenes of Sinope
  • We are double-edged blades, and every time we whet our virtue the return stroke strops our vice.
    ~ Henry David Thoreau
  • Virtue is an angel, but she is a blind one, and must ask Knowledge to show her the pathway that leads to her goal.
    ~ Horace Mann
  • True patience is grounded in wisdom and compassion.
    ~ Allan Lokos
  • Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind.
    ~ Henry James
  • Kindness is a language the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
    Kindness is a language the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
    ~ Mark Twain
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