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vice Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes about vice
  1. #1
    “Thus, a good man, though a slave, is free; but a wicked man, though a king, is a slave. For he serves, not one man alone, but what is worse, as many masters as he has vices.”
  2. #2
    “For even in the likeness of the sufferings, there remains an unlikeness in the sufferers; and though exposed to the same anguish, virtue and vice are not the same thing.”
  3. #3
    “No, this is not a good town for psychedelic drugs. Reality itself is too twisted.”
  4. #4
    “Or we fall in love with someone who incarnates the virtues or vices opposite our own. An orderly man who plans his days marries a spontaneous woman who lets things lie where they fall, lives in the moment, and is perpetually late for appointments.”
  5. #5
    “He longed to revenge himself on every one for his own unseemliness.”
  6. #6
    “Men imagine that they communicate their virtue or vice only by overt actions, and do not see that virtue or vice emit a breath every moment.”
  7. #7
    “There is no vice so simple but assumes
    Some mark of virtue on his outward parts.”
  8. #8
    “Tis one thing to be tempted, Escalus,
    Another thing to fall,”
  9. #9
    “Virtue and vice are concepts invented by human beings, words for a morality which human beings arbitrarily devised.”