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chastity Quotes

Four of the best book quotes about chastity
  1. #1
    “To be found alone with a man is shocking—a reason for a quick and necessary wedding. But to be found with a Gypsy! If I were to tell, Felicity would be ruined for life.”
  2. #2
    “Tom clears his throat. “What I mean to say is, did something happen to you? Did he…are you quite all right?” […]
    “You want to know if I’m still chaste?”
    “If you want to put it so plainly, yes.”
    Now I see that […] He’s only concerned that I haven’t shamed the family somehow.”
  3. #3
    “But since in fact we see that avarice, anger, envy, pride, sloth, lust and stupidity commonly profit far beyond humility, chastity, fortitude, justice and thought, and have to choose, to be human at all... why then perhaps we /must/ stand fast a little --even at the risk of being heroes.”
  4. #4
    “Let us at least say of religion that it means that every part of the body is infused with mind, not that the mind is overwhelmed and drowned in body. For the principal attribute of the Gods, without or within us, is mind.”