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Definition of Moderation

Moderation

  1. The act of moderating, or of imposing due restraint.
  2. The state or quality of being mmoderate.
  3. Calmness of mind; equanimity; as, to bear adversity with moderation.
  4. The first public examinations for degrees at the University of Oxford; -- usually contracted to mods.

Moderation Quotations

The man who makes everything that leads to happiness depends upon himself, and not upon other men, has adopted the very best plan for living happily. This is the man of moderation, the man of manly character and of wisdom.
Plato

Everything in moderation - that's what I live by.
David Gilmour

If one oversteps the bounds of moderation, the greatest pleasures cease to please.
Epictetus

When it comes to cooking and eating, I always try to preach that life is about moderation. Even if I'm having beef for dinner, it's probably going to be a 3-4 ounce portion with heaps and heaps of vegetables.
Michael Symon

To many, total abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.
Saint Augustine
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Moderation Translations

moderation in Dutch is matigheid
moderation in Latin is temperantia
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