Quotations About Virtue Page 2

Sin is commitable in thought, word or deed; so is virtue.
Martin H. Fischer


Virtue is insufficient temptation.
George Bernard Shaw


The excess of virtue is a vice.
Greek Proverb


Beware of making your moral staple consist of the negative virtues.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.


Peace is not the absence of war, but a virtue based on strength of character.
Baruch Spinoza


Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life so. Aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something.
Henry David Thoreau