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Show me a community or a country where all the minor vices are discouraged and I will show you one bereft of major virtues.
If virtue cannot shine bright, but by the conflict of contrary appetites, shall we then say that she cannot subsist without the assistance of vice, and that it is from her that she derives her reputation and honor?
They that endeavour to abolish vice, destroy also virtue; for contraries, though they destroy one another, are yet the life of one another.
Vice has more martyrs than virtue; and it often happens that men suffer more to be lost than to be saved.
This is the tax a man must pay to his virtues-they hold up a torch to his vices, and render those frailties notorious in him which would have passed without observation in another.
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.
There is a capacity of virtue in us, and there is a capacity of vice to make your blood creep.
Search others for their virtues, thy self for thy vices.
Our virtues are most frequently but vices disguised.
Vices are ingredients of virtues just as poisons are ingredients of remedies. Prudence mixes and tempers them and uses them effectively against life's ills.
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