virtue Quotes

The more we cling to virtues like humility, selflessness, modesty, and purity, the more beautiful we become - not only in His eyes, but also in the eyes of others. You can't airbrush that.
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— Kylie Bisutti
My hope is that people begin to understand what the fiscal realities are - how economic virtue differs from political virtue - and develop a realization of their individual economic philosophy in comparison to their perceived political ideology.
— Kurt Bills
Being intellectually hospitable is a virtue that I bring into the interview space,
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— Krista Tippett
Kindness is an everyday byproduct of all the great virtues.
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— Krista Tippett
What a liberating thing to realize that our problems are probably our richest sources for rising to the ultimate virtue of compassion.
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— Krista Tippett
Gather the five virtues (Dignity, Confidence, Courage, Compassion, and Faith). Then you are a man.
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— Kofi Annan
One should judge a man mainly from his depravities. Virtues can be faked. Depravities are real.
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— Klaus Kinski
It ill becomes any of us to take the attitude that all evidence for God is false evidence, beneath consideration, simply by virtue of its being evidence for God, or even by virtue of its being outside the purview of science.
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— Kitty Ferguson
The virtue of small government is that the mistakes are small as well...If you want to leave a nation you think is corrupt, inefficient, militaristic, oppressive, repressive, but you don't want to move to Canada or France, what do you do? Well, the way is through secession, where you could stay home and be where you want to be.
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— Kirkpatrick Sale
Virtue is not photogenic. What is it to be a nice guy? To be nothing, that's what. A big fat zero with a smile for everybody.
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— Kirk Douglas
Virtue is not photogenic.
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— Kirk Douglas
All things are possible to those who believe, less difficult to those who hope, more easy to those who love, and still easier to those who persevere in the practice of these three virtues.
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— Kirk Cameron
A disease of the mind, [whose] germ is the idea that one may learn that which is valuable, or in any way acquire virtue, by the process of being shown things.
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— Kingsley Martin
Self criticism must be my guide to action, and the first rule for its employment is that in itself it is not a virtue, only a procedure.
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— Kingsley Amis
Black is not a vice. Nor is segregation a virtue.
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— Kiese Laymon
My whole mood or sense can change by virtue of the music that I'm listening to. It really does affect me on a visceral and emotional level.
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— Kiefer Sutherland
A woman whom Providence has provided with beauty of spirit and body is a truth, at the same time both open and secret, which we can understand only by love, and touch only by virtue.
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— Khalil Gibran
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
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— Khalil Gibran
Men who do not forgive women their little faults will never enjoy their great virtues.
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— Khalil Gibran
The highest virtue here may be least in another world.
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— Khalil Gibran
Virtue tested: "Have I not survived hunger and thirst, suffering, and mockery for the sake of the truth which heaven has awakened in my heart?
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— Khalil Gibran
Netflix did it right and focused on all the things that have replaced the dumb, raw numbers of the Nielsen world - they embraced targeted marketing and 'brand' as a virtue higher than ratings.
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— Kevin Spacey
God did not send a concept, an idea, or a virtue. He sent his Son. Follow the God of love, not love as your god.
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— Kevin DeYoung
Sincerity is a Christian virtue, as is honesty about our struggles. But my generation needs to realize that Christianity is more than chic fragility, endless self-revelation, and the coolness that comes with authenticity.
— Kevin DeYoung
Leaders lead by virtue of who they are.
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— Kevin Cashman
Who was it who said that every virtue contains its corresponding vice? C.S. Lewis? Virginia Woolf? You forget. But it has always worried you that what the virtue of wit contained was the vice of scorn.
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— Kevin Brockmeier
Moral vices prosper by dressing themselves as virtues.
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— Kenneth Minogue
However much the various phases of the French Revolution may have modelled themselves on Roman history the early phase on Republican virtue, the later on Imperial grandeur the fact remains that classicism depended on a fixed and rational philosophy; whereas the spirit of the Revolution was one of change and of emotion.
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— Kenneth Clark
Now virtue may not always be its own reward, but in any case it is not usually bought and paid for at market rates.
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— Kenneth Arrow
I think on the efficiency level, not only the distribution level, capitalism is a flawed system. It probably has the same virtues as Churchill attributed to democracy: It's the worst system except for any other. And I think that's right, but it cannot be thought that some unmitigated belief in free markets is a cure even from the efficiency point of view.
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— Kenneth Arrow
Each band or level, being a particular manifestation of the electromagnetic spectrum, is what it is only by virtue of the other bands. The color blue is no less beautiful because it exits along side the other colors of a rainbow, and blueness itself depends upon the existence of the other colors, for if there were no color but blue, we would never be able to see it.
— Ken Wilber
Exaggerated self-importance is deemed an individual fault, but a racial virtue.
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— Kelly Miller
Cooking is an art and patience a virtue. Careful shopping, fresh ingredients and an unhurried approach are nearly all you need. There is one more thing - love. Love for food and love for those you invite to your table. With a combination of these things you can be an artist
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— Keith Floyd
We have a tendency to romanticize independence. Most business literature still views autonomy as a virtue, as though communication, teamwork, and cooperation were lesser values.
— Keith Ferrazzi
I was surrounded by art by virtue of not only the educational opportunities that my mother's foresight availed me to.
— Kehinde Wiley
The pearl whose possession separates man from beast, the pearl which is the rarest find - the best among virtues - is forgiveness.
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— Kedar Joshi
I think it is extremely interesting to think that, in some cases, vice might be, finally, more redemptive than virtue.
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— Katy Lederer
It is entirely possible that Limbaugh himself never needed contraception in college, but virtue in the absence of opportunity is hardly a moral triumph.
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— Kathleen Parker
I think the chemistry on the Orange set is extraordinary and I'm going to risk and say this: I think by virtue of the fact that there are not so many men, we are free to be absolutely authentic. There is a lot of freedom and trust.
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— Kate Mulgrew
But everyone's an expert with the virtue of hindsight . . . .
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— Kate Morton