Category: virtue

“Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.” – Confucius

“Only the brave are free.” – Seneca

“It takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are.” – E.E. Cummings

“Silence is true wisdom’s best reply.” – Euripides

“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” – William James

“I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self.” – Aristotle

“It is true and always will be true that virtue is the highest wisdom.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“Refraining from pleasure cultivates temperance, and it is through temperance that we can abstain from pleasure.” – Aristotle

“The man who overcomes his desires is braver than he who overcomes his enemies.” – Aristotle

“If there is no God, everything is permissible.” – Fyodor Dostoyevsky