Found 92 quotes starting with VI:

Virtue craves a steep and thorny path.
– Michel de MontaigneRate it:
Virtue does not always demand a heavy sacrifice only the willingness to make it when necessary.
– Frederick Sherwood DunnRate it:
Virtue does not come from wealth, but. . . wealth, and every other good thing which men have. . . comes from virtue.
– SocratesRate it:
Virtue extends our days he live two lives who relives his past with pleasure.
– Marcus Valerius MartialisRate it:
Virtue extends our days: he live two lives who relives his past with pleasure.
– Marcus Valerius Martialis, EpigramsRate it:
Virtue has its own reward, but no box office.
– Mae WestRate it:
Virtue has its own reward, but no sales at the box office.
– Mae WestRate it:
Virtue has never been as respectable as money.
– Mark TwainRate it:
Virtue herself is her own fairest reward.
– Silius ItalicusRate it:
Virtue is a state of war, and to live in it we have always to combat with ourselves.
– Jean-Jacques RousseauRate it:
Virtue is indeed its own reward.
– ClaudianusRate it:
Virtue is insufficient temptation.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
Virtue is its own punishment.
– Aneurin BevanRate it:
Virtue is its own reward. There's a pleasure in doing good which sufficiently pays itself.
– Sir John VanbrughRate it:
Virtue is more to be feared than vice, because its excesses are not subject to the regulation of conscience.
– Adam SmithRate it:
Virtue is more to man than either water or fire. I have seen men die from treading on water and fire, but I have never seen a man die from treading the course of virtue.
– ConfuciusRate it:
Virtue is not left to stand alone. He who practices it will have neighbors.
– ConfuciusRate it:
Virtue is not the absense of vices or the avoidance of moral dangers virtue is a vivid and separate ting, like pain or a particular smell.
– G. K. ChestertonRate it:
Virtue is praised but hated. People run away from it, for it is ice-cold and in this world you must keep your feet warm.
– Denis DiderotRate it:
Virtue is reason which has become energy.
– Karl Wilhelm Friedrich von SchlegelRate it:
Virtue lies in the middle ground.
– Dr. Jose P. RizalRate it:
Virtue they will but abuse, and taunt her with bitter revilling.
– Marcus Aurelius, Meditations - Book ElevenRate it:
Virtues are acquired through endeavor, Which rests wholly upon yourself. So, to praise others for their virtues Can but encourage one's own efforts.
– Siddha NagarjunaRate it:
Virtuous motives, trammeled by inertia and timidity, are no match for armed and resolute wickedness. A sincere love of peace is no excuse for muddling hundreds of millions of humble folk into total war. The cheers of the weak, well-meaning assemblies soon cease to count. Doom marches on.
– Sir Winston Churchill, March 1936, demanding British re-armamentRate it:
Virtuous people are simply those who have not been tempted sufficiently, because they live in a vegetative state, or because their purposes are so concentrated in one direction that they have not had the leisure to glance around them.
– Isadora DuncanRate it:

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