Amongst all the virtues, high awareness is the most precious one!
Victory and defeat are but ordinary events in a soldier’s career, and why should you give up?
Modesty seldom resides in a breast that is not enriched with nobler virtues.
Love is my sin, and thy dear virtue hate,
Hate of my sin, grounded on sinful loving,
A most loving virtue of all, is that of a cheerful giver with the right attitude of LOVE! Giving is not just a random act of kindness. It is an investment in humanity. In return you become more than yourself, you transcend
We often find that People who claim virtue are the ones to lack it the most.
Wisdom or accident, at length, recall us from our error, and offers to us some object capable of producing a pleasing, yet lasting effect, which effect, therefore, we call happiness. Happiness has this essential difference from what is commonly called pleasure, that virtue forms its basis, and virtue being the offspring of reason, may be expected to produce uniformity of effect.
If a nation succeeds in making her people strong in virtues, then the nation is rich already.
Diplomacy and virtue do not make easy companions.
Since life requires a specific course of action, any other course will destroy it. A being who does not hold his own life as the motive and goal of his actions, is acting on the motive and standard of death.