Abstinence Quotes

Complete abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.- St. Augustine

All philosophy lies in two words, sustain and abstain - Epictetus

Abstinence is as easy to me, as temperance would be difficult. - Samuel Johnson

Abstinence is the surety of temperance. - Plato

Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature. - Charles Dickens

Abstaining is favorable both to the head and the pocket. - Horace Greeley

The only way for a rich man to be healthy is by exercise and abstinence, to live as if he were poor. - William Temple

I didn't practice abstinence, I perfected it. - Dennis Wolfberg

If a man earnestly seeks a righteous life, his first act of abstinence is from animal food. - Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Abstinence is the surety of temperance - Plato

Abstinence is easier than temperance - Seneca

Abstinence is a perversion. - Bill Maher

Abstainer. A weak man who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure. - Ambrose Bierce

The best thing to do with the best things in life is to give them up. - Dorothy Day

Abstinence is approved of God. - Geoffrey Chaucer

Abstinence is the great strengthener and clearer of reason. - Bishop Robert South

Abstinence is many times very helpful to the end of religion. - John Tillotson

All philosophy lies in two words, sustain and abstain. - Epictetus

Abstaining is favourable both to the head and the pocket. - Horace Greeley