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Oh Lord, give me chastity, but do not give it yet. - Saint Augustine of Hippo


Skepticism, like chastity, should not be relinquished too readily. - George Santayana


Extremes, though contrary, have the like effects. Extreme heat kills, and so extreme cold: Extreme love breeds satiety, and so extreme hatred; and too violent rigor tempts chastity, as does too much license. - George Chapman


When a woman has lost her chastity she will shrink from nothing. - Tacitus [Cornelius Tacitus]


An attempted lady could not vaunt of her chastity. - Michel Eyquem de Montaigne


Then she rode forth, clothed on with chastity: The deep air listened round her as she rode, And all the low wind hardly breathed for fear. - Lord Alfred Tennyson


Reason and justice tell me there's more love for humanity in electricity and steam than in chastity and vegetarianism. - Anton Pavlovich Chekhov


Of all the sexual aberrations, chastity is the strangest. - Anatole France


An un-tempted woman cannot boast of her chastity. - Michel Eyquem de Montaigne