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.