restraint

A Quote by Saint Polycarp on god, spirit, teaching, purity, wisdom, experience, justice, restraint, greed, and genuiness

Beware of greed and remain pure and just.  Restrain yourself from every vice.  He who cannot restrain himself, how will he be able to teach others restraint?

Saint Polycarp

Source: http://www.antiochianladiocese.org/ St. Polycarp's letter to the Philippians

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A Quote by Aristotle on restraint and power

What lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to do.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

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A Quote by "Mahatma" Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on strength, courtesy, and restraint

When restraint and courtesy are added to strength, the latter becomes irresistible.

Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

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A Quote by James G. Sinclair on truism, restraint, and impression

At times, it is better to keep your mouth shut and let  people wonder if you're a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.  

James Sinclair

Source: James G. Sinclair

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