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So long as the laws remain such as they are today, employ some discretion: loud opinion forces us to do so; but in privacy and silence let us compensate ourselves for that cruel chastity we are obliged to display in public.
Marquis de Sade
Secrecy is the chastity of friendship.
Give me chastity and continence, but not yet.
In traditional societies, we have a long legacy of men controlling the body and mind of women. Such societies have valorised motherhood and fabricated concepts like chastity. Women have been the victims of these notions for thousands of years.
Obedience to the law of chastity will increase our happiness in mortality and make possible our progress in eternity.
David A. Bednar
Filth and old age, I'm sure you will agree, are powerful wardens upon chastity.
Chastity is the cement of civilization and progress. Without it there is no stability in society, and without it one cannot attain the Science of Life.
Mary Baker Eddy
Reason and justice tell me there's more love for humanity in electricity and steam than in chastity and vegetarianism.
We may eventually come to realize that chastity is no more a virtue than malnutrition.
Chastity - the most unnatural of all the sexual perversions.
Oh Lord, give me chastity, but do not give it yet.
Skepticism, like chastity, should not be relinquished too readily.
The seven deadly sins: Want of money, bad health, bad temper, chastity, family ties, knowing that you know things, and believing in the Christian religion.
Of all the sexual aberrations, perhaps the most peculiar is chastity.
Remy de Gourmont
Extremes, though contrary, have the like effects. Extreme heat kills, and so extreme cold: extreme love breeds satiety, and so extreme hatred; and too violent rigor tempts chastity, as does too much license.
Of all the sexual aberrations, chastity is the strangest.
Priority is placed on the chastity of women. You can be corrupt, or a murderer and still hold your head up high on the street without problems, whereas if there are any suspicions of your chastity and moral behaviour as a woman, you get lynched.
Adam was the image of God, he was man and woman, and yet neither of them before his Eve, but a masculine virgin in peculiar love, full of chastity and purity.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
An untempted woman cannot boast of her chastity.
Michel de Montaigne
The moral code of Heaven for both men and women is complete chastity before marriage and full fidelity after marriage.
Ezra Taft Benson
What is discipleship? It is primarily obedience to the Savior. Discipleship includes many things. It is chastity. It is tithing. It is family home evening. It is keeping all the commandments. It is forsaking anything that is not good for us.
James E. Faust
I am neither a homosexual nor a eunuch, nor have I ever taken any vows of chastity.
J. Paul Getty
In the early days of Christianity the exercise of chastity was frequently combined with a close and romantic intimacy of affection between the sexes which shocked austere moralists.
When a woman has lost her chastity she will shrink from nothing.
Reading a novel in which all characters illustrate patience, hard work, chastity, and delayed gratification could be a pretty dull experience.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Leonardo da Vinci
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Faith is permitting ourselves to be seized by the things we do not see.
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