quote by Anton Szandor LaVey

Life is the great indulgence - death the great abstinence. Therefore, make the most of life here and now!

— Anton Szandor LaVey

Impressive Abstinence quotations

If a man aspires towards a righteous life, his first act of abstinence is from injury to animals.

It is useless to subdue the flesh by abstinence, unless one gives up his irregular life, and abandons vices which defile his soul.

Temperance is moderation in the things that are good and total abstinence from the things that are foul.

It is not abstinence from pleasures that is best, but mastery over them without being worsted.

The only way for a rich man to be healthy is by exercise and abstinence, to live as if he were poor.

[On alcohol:] Total abstinence is an impossibility and .

.. it will not do to insist on it as a general practice.

Abstinence is the worst form of perversion.

The only way for a rich man to be healthy is by exercise and abstinence, to live as if he were poor.

Sexual intercourse is a gift that says, "Do not open until marriage.

" If you've already unwrapped it, wrap it up again!

You can't go into the ring and be a nice guy.

I would go a month, two months, without having sex. It worked for me because it made me a vicious animal. You can't fight if you have any compassion or anything like that.

My experience through life has convinced me that, while moderation and temperance in all things are commendable and beneficial, abstinence from spirituous liquors is the best safeguard of morals and health.

I'm against abstinence programs because I really consider "abstinence only" child abuse.

Sexual activity, and the thoughts and fantasies of sex, use up a great portion of our vital force. When that force is conserved through abstinence, it becomes sublimated as spiritual energy.

Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.

Complete abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.

Satanism encourages its followers to indulge in their natural desires.

Only by doing so can you be a completely satisfied person with no frustrations which can be harmful to yourself and others around you. Therefore, the most simplified description of the Satanic belief is: indulgence instead of abstinence.

To many, total abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.

Abstinence, being faithful and correct and consistent condom use are the only ways to successfully reach everyone when discussing HIV prevention. I believe that the abstinence message alone does not solve the AIDS epidemic.

Why ruin a young girl's life when you can make an older women SO very happy !

Abstinence is approved of God.

Unchaste abandon and the self-surrender of the soul to the world of sensuality paralyzes the primordial powers of the moral person: the ability to perceive, in silence, the call of reality, and to make, in the retreat of this silence, the decision appropriate to the concrete situation of concrete action.

Real filth is the one inside. The rest simply washes off. There is only one type of dirt that cannot be cleansed with pure waters, and that is the stain of hatred and bigotry contaminating the soul. You can purify your body through abstinence and fasting, but only love will purify your heart.

Satan represents indulgence, instead of abstinence! Satan represents vital existence, instead of spiritual pipe dreams! Satan represents undefiled wisdom, instead of hypocritical self-deceit! Satan represents all of the so-called sins, as they all lead to physical, mental, or emotional gratification!

Refrain to-night; And that shall lend a kind of easiness To the next abstinence, the next more easy; For use almost can change the stamp of nature, And either master the devil or throw him out With wondrous potency.

When you're dating, abstinence is a greater expression of love than making love, because you're doing what's best for your beloved, not just what feels good in the moment.

Recommending or insisting on abstinence has been completely ineffective.

Purity perceives and respects the character of sex-its depth, seriousness, intimacy, and true home within wedded love, which alone makes possible the total and mutual gift of self.

Join me in Olympic Heros for Abstinence. The best sex is no sex.

Whether sexual orientation can change or not, hearts can change and turn any sexual orientation into an occasion for the glory of Christ. Those with same-sex attraction glorify Christ through sexual abstinence and through the enrichment of significant Christ-exalting relationships in other ways.

I learned very early that our health is always impaired by some excess either of food or abstinence, and I never had any physician except myself.

Abstaining so as really to enjoy, is the epicurism, the very perfection, of reason.

Idiots must stop claiming that atheism is a religion.

Religion is defined as the belief in and worship of a superhuman controlling power. And atheism is… precisely not that. Atheism is a religion like abstinence is a sex position

Condoms will break, but I can assure you that vows of abstinence will break more easily than condoms.

The national policy of promoting abstinence-only programs is a $1.

5 billion failure and teenage girls are paying the real price.

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