Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature .
All philosophy lies in two words, sustain and abstain.
Always rise from the table with an appetite, and you will never sit down without one.
Self-denial is the shining sore on the leprous body of Christianity.
A fast word about oral contraception. I asked a girl to go to bed with me, she said 'no'.
Abstainer. A weak man who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure.
Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.
Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
Renouncement: the heroism of mediocrity.
With renunciation life begins.
Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.
Abstaining is favorable both to the head and the pocket.
Complete abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.
The only way for a rich man to be healthy is by exercise and abstinence, to live as if he were poor.
Join me in Olympic Heros for Abstinence. The best sex is no sex.