Rodney Alexander - In our view, successful reform is not an event. It is a sustainable process that will build on its own successes - a virtuous cycle of change.
[ Build Change Cycle Event Our Own Process Reform Successes Successful Sustainable View Virtuous Will]
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Augusto Roa Bastos - He who is void of virtuous attachments in private life is, or very soon will be, void of all regard for his country. There is seldom an instance of a man guilty of betraying his country, who had not before lost the feeling of moral obligations in his private connections.
[ Attachments Before Betraying Connections Country Feeling Guilty Had His Instance Life Lost Man Moral Obligations Private Regard Seldom Soon Very Virtuous Void Will]
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Emily Carr - To err is human; but contrition felt for the crime distinguishes the virtuous from the wicked.
[ Contrition Crime Distinguishes Err Felt Human Virtuous Wicked]
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Raymond E. Feist - Most plain girls are virtuous because of the scarcity of opportunity to be otherwise.
[ Because Girls Most Opportunity Otherwise Plain Scarcity Virtuous]
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Jim Garrison - Because of the diverse conditions of humans, it happens that some acts are virtuous to some people, as appropriate and suitable to them, while the same acts are immoral for others, as inappropriate to them.
[ Acts Appropriate Because Conditions Diverse Happens Humans Immoral Inappropriate Others Same Some Suitable Them Virtuous While]
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Paul Greengrass - What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his fellow citizens, namely a disposition to virtue and the performance of virtuous actions.
[ Actions Anxious Certain Character Citizens Disposition Fellow His Moral Most Namely Performance Produce Statesman Virtue Virtuous]
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Linda Lingle - Nothing is more unpleasant than a virtuous person with a mean mind.
[ Mean Mind More Nothing Person Than Unpleasant Virtuous]
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John Phillips Marquand - Powerful states can maintain themselves only by crime, little states are virtuous only by weakness.
[ Crime Little Maintain Only Powerful States Themselves Virtuous Weakness]
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Paul J. Meyer - The most virtuous women have something within them, something that is never chaste.
[ Chaste Most Never Something Them Virtuous Within Women]
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- If venereal delight and the power of propagating the species were permitted only to the virtuous, it would make the world very good.
[ Delight Good Make Only Permitted Power Species Venereal Very Virtuous Were World Would]
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- Be virtuous and you will be vicious.
[ Vicious Virtuous Will]
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- Let no man under value the price of a virtuous woman's counsel.
[ Counsel Man Price Under Value Virtuous Woman]
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- Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom which they inspire.
[ Boredom Constraints Inspire Often Revenge Submit Themselves Virtuous Which]
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- We can only write well about our sins because it is too difficult to recall a virtuous act or even whether it was the result of good or evil motives.
[ Act Because Difficult Even Evil Good Motives Only Our Recall Result Sins Too Virtuous Well Whether Write]
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- The pit of a theatre is the one place where the tears of virtuous and wicked men alike are mingled.
[ Alike Men Mingled Pit Place Tears Theatre Virtuous Where Wicked]
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- As virtuous men pass mildly away, and whisper to their souls to go, whilst some of their sad friends do say, the breath goes now, and some say no.
[ Away Breath Friends Go Goes Men Now Pass Sad Say Some Souls Their Virtuous Whilst Whisper]
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- The life of the nation is secure only while the nation is honest, truthful, and virtuous.
[ Honest Life Nation Only Secure Truthful Virtuous While]
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- There has never been any country at every moment so virtuous and so wise that it has not sometimes needed to be saved from itself.
[ Any Been Country Every Itself Moment Needed Never Saved Sometimes Virtuous Wise]
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- There is a lust in man no charm can tame: Of loudly publishing his neighbor's shame: On eagles wings immortal scandals fly, while virtuous actions are born and die.
[ Actions Born Charm Die Eagles Fly His Immortal Loudly Lust Man Neighbor Publishing Scandals Shame Tame Virtuous While Wings]
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- I do not know if she was virtuous, but she was ugly, and with a woman that is half the battle.
[ Battle Half Know She Ugly Virtuous Woman]
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- One of the great attractions of patriotism - it fulfills our worst wishes. In the person of our nation we are able, vicariously, to bully and cheat. Bully and cheat, what's more, with a feeling that we are profoundly virtuous.
[ Able Attractions Bully Cheat Feeling Fulfills Great More Nation Our Patriotism Person Profoundly Vicariously Virtuous Wishes Worst]
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- All the dark, malevolent Passions of the Soul are roused and exerted; its mild and amiable affections are suppressed; and with them, virtuous Principles are laid prostrate.
[ Affections Amiable Dark Exerted Laid Malevolent Mild Passions Principles Prostrate Roused Soul Suppressed Them Virtuous]
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- All the rights secured to the citizens under the Constitution are worth nothing, and a mere bubble, except guaranteed to them by an independent and virtuous Judiciary.
[ Bubble Citizens Constitution Except Guaranteed Independent Judiciary Mere Nothing Rights Secured Them Under Virtuous Worth]
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- The decadent international but individualistic capitalism in the hands of which we found ourselves after the war is not a success. It is not intelligent. It is not beautiful. It is not just. It is not virtuous. And it doesn't deliver the goods.
[ After Beautiful Capitalism Decadent Deliver Found Goods Hands Individualistic Intelligent International Just Ourselves Success Virtuous War Which]
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- Most people are awaiting Virtual Reality; I'm awaiting virtuous reality.
[ Awaiting Most Reality Virtual Virtuous]
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- What innocence, may I ask, is being played here when it is known that this virtuous damsel has already got a dozen illegitimate children?
[ Already Ask Being Children Dozen Got Here Illegitimate Innocence Known May Played Virtuous]
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- What do I owe to my times, to my country, to my neighbors, to my friends? Such are the questions which a virtuous man ought often to ask himself.
[ Ask Country Friends Himself Man Neighbors Often Ought Owe Questions Such Times Virtuous Which]
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- People must have righteous principals in the first, and then they will not fail to perform virtuous actions.
[ Actions Fail First Must Perform Principals Righteous Then Virtuous Will]
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- The fact is that a man who wants to act virtuously in every way necessarily comes to grief among so many who are not virtuous.
[ Act Among Comes Every Fact Grief Man Many Necessarily Virtuous Wants Way]
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- But when women are moved and lend help, when women, who are by nature calm and controlled, give encouragement and applause, when virtuous and knowledgeable women grace the endeavor with their sweet love, then it is invincible.
[ Applause Calm Controlled Encouragement Endeavor Give Grace Help Invincible Knowledgeable Lend Love Moved Nature Sweet Their Then Virtuous Women]
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- The vicious circle has been shattered. Canadians now enjoy the benefits of the virtuous circle.
[ Been Benefits Canadians Circle Enjoy Now Shattered Vicious Virtuous]
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- The world has never yet seen a truly great and virtuous nation because in the degradation of woman the very fountains of life are poisoned at their source.
[ Because Degradation Fountains Great Life Nation Never Poisoned Seen Source Their Truly Very Virtuous Woman World Yet]
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- All art is a struggle to be, in a particular sort of way, virtuous.
[ Art Particular Sort Struggle Virtuous Way]
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- The person who talks most of his own virtue is often the least virtuous.
[ His Least Most Often Own Person Talks Virtue Virtuous]
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- Nothing we do, however virtuous, can be accomplished alone; therefore we are saved by love.
[ Accomplished Alone However Love Nothing Saved Therefore Virtuous]
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- There is no cure for the pride of a virtuous nation but pure religion.
[ Cure Nation Pride Pure Religion Virtuous]
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- I think I am more attracted to characters with a subtext, whatever that is and they don't necessarily have to be virtuous, but they have to at least be human.
[ Am Attracted Characters Human Least More Necessarily Subtext Think Virtuous Whatever]
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- It is obvious that different individuals require different things to live good, healthy, and virtuous lives.
[ Different Good Healthy Individuals Live Lives Obvious Require Things Virtuous]
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- Even in decline, a virtuous man increases the beauty of his behavior. A burning stick, though turned to the ground, has its flame drawn upwards.
[ Beauty Behavior Burning Decline Drawn Even Flame Ground His Increases Man Stick Though Turned Upwards Virtuous]
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- Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
[ Aim Becomes Evil Knowledge Virtuous]
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- The most virtuous are those who content themselves with being virtuous without seeking to appear so.
[ Appear Being Content Most Seeking Themselves Those Virtuous Without]
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- Because just as arms have no force outside if there is no counsel within a house, study is vain and counsel useless that is not put to virtuous effect when the time calls.
[ Arms Because Calls Counsel Effect Force House Just Outside Put Study Time Useless Vain Virtuous Within]
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- To be a clergyman, and all that is compassionate and virtuous, ought to be the same thing.
[ Clergyman Compassionate Ought Same Thing Virtuous]
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- Tutors who make youth learned do not always make them virtuous.
[ Always Learned Make Them Tutors Virtuous Youth]
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- Do not have evil-doers for friends, do not have low people for friends: have virtuous people for friends, have for friends the best of men.
[ Best Friends Low Men Virtuous]
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- It is a revenge the devil sometimes takes upon the virtuous, that he entraps them by the force of the very passion they have suppressed and think themselves superior to.
[ Devil Force Passion Revenge Sometimes Superior Suppressed Takes Them Themselves Think Upon Very Virtuous]
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- I am not virtuous. Our sons will be if we shed enough blood to give them the right to be.
[ Am Blood Enough Give Our Right Shed Sons Them Virtuous Will]
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- Sexual harassment on the job is not a problem for virtuous women.
[ Harassment Job Problem Sexual Virtuous Women]
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- It is a farce to call any being virtuous whose virtues do not result from the exercise of it's own reason.
[ Any Being Call Exercise Farce Own Reason Result Virtues Virtuous Whose]
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- The man of virtuous soul commands not, nor obeys.
[ Commands Man Nor Obeys Soul Virtuous]
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- As blushing will sometimes make a whore pass for a virtuous woman, so modesty may make a fool seem a man of sense.
[ Blushing Fool Make Man May Modesty Pass Seem Sense Sometimes Virtuous Will Woman]
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- I beg my Children to be just and virtuous, never to disgrace my name or theirs, and then they are out of fortune's power.
[ Beg Children Disgrace Fortune Just Name Never Out Power Theirs Then Virtuous]
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- In fact, it is a farce to call any being virtuous whose virtues do not result from the exercise of its own reason.
[ Any Being Call Exercise Fact Farce Own Reason Result Virtues Virtuous Whose]
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- The being cannot be termed rational or virtuous, who obeys any authority, but that of reason.
[ Any Authority Being Cannot Obeys Rational Reason Termed Virtuous]
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