Abstinence Quotes

If I don’t drive around the park, I’m pretty sure to make my mark. If I’m in bed each night by ten, I may get back my looks again. If I abstain from fun and such, I’ll probably amount to much; But I shall stay the way I am, Because I do not give a […]

The people who are regarded as moral luminaries are those who forego ordinary pleasures themselves and find compensation in interfering with the pleasures of others.

The only way for a rich man to be healthy is by exercise and abstinence, to live as if he were poor.

Bush believes in abstinance – Lucky Laura.

To many, total abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.

Abstinence makes the heart grow fonder for someone else.

Abstainer, n. A weak person who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure. A total abstainer is one who abstains from everything but abstention, and especially from inactivity in the affairs of others.

Rum, n. Generically, fiery liquors that produce madness in total abstainers.

Logic and a sense of justice tell me that there is more love in electricity and steam than there is in chastity and abstention from eating meat.

All philosophy lies in two words, sustain and abstain.