Courage: the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without
— Maya Angelou
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.
— Marcus Aurelius virtues quote
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Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue.
Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
— Oscar Wilde
The time is always right to do what is right.
— virtues quotation by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Courage cannot be counterfeited. It
is one virtue that escapes hypocrisy.
Beauty, unaccompanied by virtue, is as a flower without perfume.
Be virtuous and you will be eccentric.
Boasting of wealth and virtue brings your demise.
Wisdom is knowing what to do next, skill is knowing how to do
it, and virtue is doing it.
A weed is a
plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.
To practice five things under all circumstances
constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.
Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall.
Virtue, perhaps, is nothing more than politeness of soul.
is man's ultimate direction in life? It is to look for love, truth, virtue, and beauty.
Humility is the solid foundation of all virtues.
True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of virtue and reason.
Recommend virtue to your children; it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave.
Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.
The essence of greatness
is the perception that virtue is enough.
Who sows virtue reaps honor.
In marriage do thou be wise; prefer the person before money; virtue before beauty; the mind before the body.
The better one is morally the less aware they are of their virtue.
vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.
Strength was the virtue of paganism; obedience is
the virtue of Christianity.
To realize that you do not understand is a virtue;
Not to realize that you do not understand is a defect.
The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage.
To suppose that any form of government
will secure liberty or happiness without any virtue in the people, is a chimerical idea.
All people are equal, it is not birth, it is virtue alone that makes the difference.
It has been my experience that folks who
have no vices have very few virtues.
A constitutional democracy is in serious trouble if its citizenry does not have a certain degree of education and civic virtue.
Tenderness is a virtue.
The first virtue in a
soldier is endurance of fatigue; courage is only the second virtue.