He went thoroughly into the practice as well as the theory of Stoicism, and lived so abstemious and laborious a life that he injured his health.
Browne was a man of abstemious habits, charitable disposition, and impressive eloquence.
Abstemious in his habits, he possessed great physical endurance.
ABSTEMII (a Latin word, from abs, away from, temetum, intoxicating liquor, from which is derived the English "abstemious" or temperate), a name formerly given to such persons as could not partake of the cup of the Eucharist on account of their natural aversion to wine.
You know me: I am busy from morning till night and abstemious, so of course I am well.