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Restraint Quotes

Restraint and discipline and examples of virtue and justice. These are the things that form the education of the world.

Author: Edmund Burke (1729-1797)

Profession: British Political Writer, Statesman

There are limits to self-indulgence, none to restraint.

Author: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

Profession: Indian Political, Spiritual Leader

Before buying anything, it is well to ask if one could do without it.

Author: Sir John Lubbock (1834-1913)

Profession: British Statesman, Banker, Naturalist

It is his restraint that is honorable to a person, not their liberty.

Author: John Ruskin (1819-1900)

Profession: British Critic, Social Theorist

Remove severe restraint and what will become of virtue?

Author: Seneca (4 B.C. 65 A.D.)

Profession: Spanish-born Roman Statesman, philosopher