Courage: the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently.
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The problem with people who have no vices is that generally you can be pretty sure they're going to have some pretty annoying virtues.
Generally Going People Pretty Problem
Socrates and Jesus, two teachers of virtue and love, were executed because of the unsettling, threatening power of their souls, which was revealed in their personal lives and in their words.
Punctuality is the virtue of the bored.
One should always be drunk. That's all that matters...But with what? With wine, with poetry, or with virtue, as you chose. But get drunk.
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He has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire."
[On British Labour politician Stafford Cripps.]
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