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There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity above it.
The real ornament of woman is her character, her purity.
I have also seen children successfully surmounting the effects of an evil inheritance. That is due to purity being an inherent attribute of the soul.
Purity of personal life is the one indispensable condition for building up a sound education.
Morality which depends upon the helplessness of a man or woman has not much to recommend it. Morality is rooted in the purity of our hearts.
I'm not claiming divinity. I've never claimed purity of soul. I've never claimed to have the answers to life. I only put out songs and answer questions as honestly as I can... But I still believe in peace, love and understanding.
Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform.
Iron rusts from disuse; water loses its purity from stagnation... even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.
Leonardo da Vinci
Peace demands the most heroic labor and the most difficult sacrifice. It demands greater heroism than war. It demands greater fidelity to the truth and a much more perfect purity of conscience.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter - a soothing, calming influence on the mind, rather like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue.
These are bagpipes. I understand the inventor of the bagpipes was inspired when he saw a man carrying an indignant, asthmatic pig under his arm. Unfortunately, the man-made sound never equalled the purity of the sound achieved by the pig.
And I have no doubt that every new example will succeed, as every past one has done, in showing that religion and Government will both exist in greater purity, the less they are mixed together.
There are no better cosmetics than a severe temperance and purity, modesty and humility, a gracious temper and calmness of spirit; and there is no true beauty without the signatures of these graces in the very countenance.
The way to preserve the peace of the church is to preserve its purity.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Nobody is more dangerous than he who imagines himself pure in heart; for his purity, by definition, is unassailable.
James A. Baldwin
Religion flourishes in greater purity, without than with the aid of Government.
Social improvement is attained more readily by a concern with the quality of results than with the purity of motives.
The thing that brings people to wail at a wall, or face Mecca, or to go to church, is a search for that feeling of purity.
Michael J. Fox
Throughout human history, the apostles of purity, those who have claimed to possess a total explanation, have wrought havoc among mere mixed-up human beings.
All the classical genres are now ridiculous in their rigorous purity.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
He who loves with purity considers not the gift of the lover, but the love of the giver.
Thomas a Kempis
True human goodness, in all its purity and freedom, can come to the fore only when its recipient has no power.
Purity and simplicity are the two wings with which man soars above the earth and all temporary nature.
Thomas a Kempis
We all dream dreams of unity, of purity; we all dream that there's an authoritative voice out there that will explain things, including ourselves.
Purity engenders Wisdom, Passion avarice, and Ignorance folly, infatuation and darkness.
I like the purity of stand-up because it is all about whether people laugh at your jokes. Either they laugh or they don't.
Well, purity - there's no purity in politics.
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