124 Best Virtue Quotes And Sayings

A virtue is a trait or quality that is generally considered good. There are many virtues, but the Seven Cardinal Virtues are the most well-known. The Seven Cardinal Virtues are: wisdom, courage, temperance, justice, faith, hope, and love. Others include: charity, humility, moderation, valor, patience Read more

These virtues guide us every day and inspire us to live a more compassionate and fulfilling life.

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The Weight of One Feather"Given.Many fear death Because they already Feel ridden with sin, But no man on this earth Is filled with only white light Within. Have more faith In our Maker, For our souls and minds Were created by Him.Just remember that, When your deeds Are measured By the scale — The good side Must outweigh The bad, And your heart Must be as light As a feather To win. Suzy Kassem
Th. Closely followed–in view of the overall shortage of time–by...
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Th. Closely followed–in view of the overall shortage of time–by patience. Christopher Hitchens
Courage is the most important of all the virtues because...
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Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently. Maya Angelou
The leaders have the responsibility to protect and hold in...
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The leaders have the responsibility to protect and hold in high esteem the law and virtues of the land. Sunday Adelaja
The mind is an instrument made up of universal consciousness,...
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The mind is an instrument made up of universal consciousness, egocentric consciousness, societal consciousness, along with education, values, virtues, judgment and wisdom. Debasish Mridha
Life is war. By implication, life in itself places humanity...
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Life is war. By implication, life in itself places humanity with the need for battle in the struggle for success Michael Quansah
It is better to leave a child well instructed than...
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It is better to leave a child well instructed than to hand over the whole world in the hands of a fool Michael Quansah
Virtues untie the knots that life could sometimes bring our...
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Virtues untie the knots that life could sometimes bring our way and they glide us through easily. Omoakhuana Anthonia
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Politics and prostitution have to be the only jobs where inexperience is considered a virtue. In what other profession would you brag about not knowing stuff? “I’m not one of those fancy Harvard heart surgeons. I’m just an unlicensed plumber with a dream and I’d like to cut your chest open.” The crowd cheers. Tina Fey
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He shook his head in exasperation. “Are you sure you’re not a Succubus? You seem really obsessed with the sin of lust.”“ It’s a good sin. I like gluttony an awful lot, too. Sloth has its moments, but I just don’t understand acedia at all. I mean, what the f**k is that anyway? Oh, and greed is good, to quote Gordon Gekko. Anger, envy and pride, ” I ticked them off on my fingers. “I don’t often have much use for them. It’s a shortcoming that I’m hoping to correct in the next millennium or two. I’m not very old; I can’t be expected to have mastered them all yet.”“ I think you’ve worked too hard on some of those, ” he said dryly. “Maybe you should switch over to virtues instead. Give yourself a much needed break.” Virtues? Yeah, right.“ Virtues are too difficult, ” I told him, shaking my head. “Look how old you are and you’ve hardly made a dent in them. I’ll admit, you seem to have zeal nailed, as well as faith and temperance. Self control? I’ve got my doubts based on your recent actions. I’m not seeing the kindness, love or generosity, either. That humility thing seems to be pretty far beyond your reach, too. Really, really far. I’m sorry to tell you this, but from what I can see, the sin of pride is a major component of your character. Dude, you’re f**king old. You should have these things pretty well ticked off your shopping list by now. I’m seriously disappointed. Seriously. . Debra Dunbar
I don’t give up on people, even when they give...
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I don’t give up on people, even when they give up on me. Mark Andrew Poe
For PEOPLE to rule themselves in a REPUBLIC , they...
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For PEOPLE to rule themselves in a REPUBLIC , they must have virtue;for a TYRANT to rule in a TYRANNY , he must use FEAR. William J. Federer
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This essay is intended to serve as a reminder that immense and threatening divisions in mankind can spring from differences between virtues as well as from envies and greeds. When the virtues on each part are largely inapprehensible by the other, the danger is heightened by Man's natural fear of what he does not understand, and his inclination to suppose it not worth understanding. To attack it easier than to study. There are also, in this case of China and the West, intense and complex cultural vanities on both sides to be taken into account: vanities largely inexplicable the one to the other.. . Ivor A. Richards
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In today's world, honesty has unfortunately morphed into an extremely expensive hobby...and is no more a virtue that it once was. By the same token, not everyone has what it takes to pay the price for indulging in it and maintaining it, relentlessly, under all circumstances. Mamur Mustapha
There has to be a cut-off somewhere between the freedom...
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There has to be a cut-off somewhere between the freedom of expression and a graphically explicit free-for-all. E.a. Bucchianeri
If you don’t believe in virtues and principles, then you...
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If you don’t believe in virtues and principles, then you are not building your life on anything. Sunday Adelaja
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People either build a castle or a dungeon. The former by their virtues, pull people into positive edifices with gainful impression. The later by their vices, push people into negative huts with painful oppression. Israelmore Ayivor
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You can't rush art." I crumpled another lost attempt and tossed it behind me. "Besides, patience is a virtue."" It's a virtue until it's a waste of time, " he pointed out. The cello unleashed a few notes that sounded strangely bright for such an instrument, and Hal nodded in its direction. "See; even a musical instrument agrees with me. Mirriam Neal
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To become a leader through one’s merit karma is not a big deal. One should become a leader through his virtues [innate qualities]. Dada Bhagwan
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If you praise the virtues of the person who is two degrees higher than you, if you worship him, if you serve him; this is known as aradhana (veneration; worship). If you say bad things about him, defame him; it is known as viradhana (despise). Viradhana (despise) results in your down fall and aradhana (worship) results in your rise upwards. Dada Bhagwan