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Abstinence Quotes

These are some of the best 'Abstinence' quotations and sayings.

Abstinence from sins is better than seeking help afterwards.

Abstinence is as easy to me, as temperance would be difficult.

Abstinence is the great strengthener and clearer of reason.

Abstinence is the surety of temperance

Abstinence is whereby a man refraineth from anything which he may lawfully claim.

Abstinence, being faithful and correct and consistent condom use are the only ways to successfully reach everyone when discussing HIV prevention. I believe that the abstinence message alone does not solve the AIDS epidemic.

Always rise from the table with an appetite, and you will never sit down without one.

It is continued temperance which sustains the body for the longest period of time, and which most surely preserves it free from sickness.

Refrain tonight, and that shall lend a kind of easiness to the next abstinence; the nest more easy; for use almost can change the stamp of nature, and either curb the devil or throw him out with wondrous potency.

The stomach begs and clamors, and listens to no precepts. And yet it is not an obdurate creditor; for it is dismissed with small payment if you give it only what you owe, and not as much as you can.

To set the mind above the appetites is the end of abstinence, which if not a virtue, is the groundwork of a virtue.