Vices Quotes (1,000+ quotes)
“Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.”
Poor Richard's Almanack, 1755 ed.
Wit and wisdom of Abraham Lincoln (1999 edition), Gramercy
“An element of exaggeration clings to the popular judgment: great vices are made greater, great virtues greater also; interesting incidents are made more interesting, softer legends more soft.”
The Collected Works of Walter Bagehot: The literary essays (Harvard University Press, 1965), p. 65
“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.”
As quoted in The Seven Deadly Sins (2000) by Steven Schwartz, p. 23