"Five things constitute perfect
virtue: gravity, magnanimity, earnestness, sincerity, kindness."
"To many people virtue consists chiefly in repenting faults, not in
"Hypocrisy is the homage vice offers to virtue."
"I am not mortified by our vice, but I own our virtue makes me
"Remember this, that there is a proper value and proportion to be
observed in the performance of every act."