Quotes of Pure

“ What stronger breastplate than a heart untainted. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ The truth is rarely pure and never simple. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ On the stage he was natural, simple, affecting,'Twas only that when he was off, he was acting. ”

- Oliver Goldsmith

“ Unto the pure all things are pure. ”

- Bible

“ How happy is the blameless vestal's lot! The world forgetting, by the world forgot. Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind! Each pray'r accepted, and each wish resign'd;. ”

- Alexander Pope

“ A single bad habit will mar an otherwise faultless character, as an ink-drop soileth the pure white page. ”

- Hosea Ballou

“ Keep close to Nature's heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean. ”

- John Muir

“ Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ Let everyone sweep in front of his own door, and the whole world will be clean. ”

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“ Nature abhors a virgin - a frozen asset. ”

- Clare Boothe Luce

“ The sun, which passeth through pollutions and itself remains as pure as before. ”

- Francis Bacon

“ Better keep yourself clean and bright; you are the window through which you must see the world. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ The purest treasure mortal times afford is spotless reputation; that away, men are but gilded loam or painted clay. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ It is only by expressing all that is inside that purer and purer streams come. ”

- Brenda Ueland

“ I'm as pure as the driven slush. ”

- Tallulah Bankhead

“ Humor can be dissected as a frog can, but the thing dies in the process and the innards are discouraging to any but the pure scientific mind. ”

- E. B. White

“ If absolute power corrupts absolutely, does absolute powerlessness make you pure? ”

- Harry Shearer

“ There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with it. ”

- Ovid

“ This vacation tip: If you see a gas station with a sign that says Clean Rest Rooms, it means one thing — the door is locked and no one can find the key. ”

- Pat Williams

“ Well, we know that people in Australia love the idea of both Impulse and Virgin Blue getting up and adding a bit of competition, and it's fun to be able to deliver it. ”

- Richard Branson

“ Chaste as the icicle That 's curdied by the frost from purest snow And hangs on Dian's temple. - Coriolanus. Act v. Sc. 3. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ My English text is chaste, and all licentious passages are left in the obscurity of a learned language. ”

- Edward Gibbon

“ Once I was called Tomorrow, and was virgin pure; then I became your bride and was named Today; now I am Yesterday, and carry upon me the eternal stain of your embrace. ”

- Frank Crane

“ Be thou as chaste as ice, as pure as snow, thou shalt not escape calumny. Get thee to a nunnery, go. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Proof is the idol before whom the pure mathematician tortures himself. ”

- Ecclesiastes

“ I'm going to work so that it's a pure guts race at the end, and if it is, I am the only one who can win it. ”

- Steve Prefontaine

“ Lo, when man's force doth opeThe virgin doors, there is no cure nor hopeFor what is lost. ”

- Aeschylus

“ For when they speak great swelling words of vanity, they allure through the lusts of the flesh, through much wantonness, those that were clean escaped from them who live in error. ”

- Bible

“ Our continent must be allowed to do its own things, charting its course and destiny. ”

- Nelson Mandela
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