Sentence Examples


  • The virtuous man is pure, not in act only, but also in heart.
  • She was the most honest and virtuous woman that he had ever met.
  • For if the pleasure of virtuous activity is a supervening end beyond the activity, it becomes a supervening end beyond the happiness of virtuous activity, which thus ceases to be the final end.
  • The treatise concludes with the means of making men virtuous; contending that virtue requires habituation, habituation law, law legislative art, and legislative art politics: Ethics thus passes into Politics.
  • It was said that he was so virtuous as hardly to have committed a venial sin.