Quotes with tag:
Her virtue was that she said what she thought, her vice that what she thought didn’t amount to much.
Prosperity is the measure or touchstone of virtue, for it is less difficult to bear misfortune than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure.
To realize that you do not understand is a virtue; Not to realize that you do not understand is a defect.
Tolerance is not really a lived virtue; it’s more of a cerebral ascent.
Being intellectually hospitable is a virtue that I bring into the interview space.
What a liberating thing to realize that our problems are probably our richest sources for rising to the ultimate virtue of compassion.
Every act of virtue is an ingredient unto reward.
Speed is scarcely the noblest virtue of graphic composition, but it has its curious rewards. There is a sense of getting somewhere fast, which satisfies a native American urge.
We have forgotten that we have not come to an empty land to inherit it, but we have come to conquer a country from people inhabiting it, that governs it by the virtue of its language and savage culture.
Elegance is inferior to virtue.
In order to know virtue, we must first acquaint ourselves with vice.
Crime when it succeeds is called virtue.
Successful and fortunate crime is called virtue.
If the highest things are unknowable, then the highest capacity or virtue of man cannot be theoretical wisdom.
In debate, one randomly was assigned to one side or the other. This had at least one virtue – it made one see that there was more than one side to these complex issues.