Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act.
Moderation is a virtue only in those who are thought to have an alternative.
To go beyond the bounds of moderation is to outrage humanity.
If moderation is a fault, then indifference is a crime.
There is nothing wrong with sobriety in moderation.
Moderation is the inseparable companion of wisdom, but with it genius has not even a nodding acquaintance.
In moderating, not satisfying desires, lies peace.
Christianity, if false, is of no importance, and if true, of infinite importance. The only thing it cannot be is moderately important.
They say it is better to be poor and happy than rich and miserable, but how about a compromise like moderately rich and just moody?
It's best to rise from life like a banquet, neither thirsty or drunken.
There is such a thing as moderation, even in telling the truth.
Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.
The man who makes everything that leads to happiness depends upon himself, and not upon other men, has adopted the very best plan for living happily. This is the man of moderation, the man of manly character and of wisdom.
Complete abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.
They are eloquent who can speak low things acutely, and of great things with dignity, and of moderate things with temper.
Moderate profits fill the purse.
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.