81 Best Quotes about Vice

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Because of his military service, Dad was buried in Arlington National Cemetery. - Buzz Aldrin , Astronaut

Throughout the '50s, tons of unknown locals came through Sun to record their demos. Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, and Jerry Lee Lewis all made their first recordings at the former Memphis Recording Service. - Shawn Amos, Musician

Queer Eye for the Straight Guy is a form of service journalism. To be successful, I think it has to be a combination of a good story, it has to be funny, and it also needs to be packed with useful information. - Ted Allen , Entertainer

Success Quotes

Moral justification is a powerful disengagement mechanism. Destructive conduct is made personally and socially acceptable by portraying it in the service of moral ends. This is why most appeals against violent means usually fall on deaf ears. - Albert Bandura, Psychologist

Engagement Quotes, Power Quotes


Because of his military service, Dad was buried in Arlington National Cemetery. - Buzz Aldrin , Astronaut

Bebo has an opportunity to prove its products and services. Bebo plays in a very competitive space; it has big market share in specific countries. An AIM profile vs. a Bebo profile are very different experiences. - Tim Armstrong , Businessman

Opportunity Quotes, Aim Quotes, Experience Quotes

If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve? - Abigail Adams, American First Lady

I think musicians have always been drinking and sharing a good wine. It is, I hate to say this, another form of vice. - Tom Araya , Musician

Music Quotes, Sharing Quotes

When you do the right thing, but not to any particular person, we instinctively feel that we have earned some sort of pay back. Since no-one will do that for us, we opt for self-service reciprocation. - Julian Baggini, Author

The taxpayer - that's someone who works for the federal government but doesn't have to take the civil service examination. - Ronald Reagan, President

Get Well Soon Quotes, Tax Quotes, Work Quotes

The taxpayer - that's someone who works for the federal government but doesn't have to take the civil service examination - Ronald Reagan, President

Tax Quotes, Work Quotes

Using the device of an imaginary world allows me in some strange way to go to the central issues - it's one of many ways to express feelings about real people, about real human relationships. - Lloyd Alexander , Writer

Feeling Quotes, Relationship Quotes

Think of any news site on the web that sells subscriptions; AOL has four times as many people as the largest subscription service. We have people who pay to use our products and services, and they are heavily engaged in our content. - Tim Armstrong , Businessman

Time Quotes

We have people who pay to use our products and services, and they are heavily engaged in our content. If you erase the brand perceptions of AOL, and consider that people pay to use our properties, you would probably consider this one of the most valuable audiences on the Internet. - Tim Armstrong , Businessman

Perception Quotes

No enterprise can exist for itself alone. It ministers to some great need, it performs some great service, not for itself, but for others; or failing therein, it ceases to be profitable and ceases to exist. - Calvin Coolidge, President

Great Quotes, Profit Quotes

I am a geek dad, believe me. I've got my iPad with me; I've got my iPhone 4; I've got my Xbox. I love technology and I want to feel like I'm living in the future, and these devices help me feel that way. - Dee Bradley Baker, Actor

Love Quotes, Help Quotes, Technology Quotes, Future Quotes

As far as I'm concerned, I prefer silent vice to ostentatious virtue. - Albert Einstein, German Physicist

Virtue Quotes

The government of the United States is a device for maintaining in perpetuity the rights of the people, with the ultimate extinction of all privileged classes. - Calvin Coolidge, President

I am the worst influence. If you can't handle your vices, then I am the Devil. - Tori Amos, Musician

Evil Quotes, Influence Quotes

Pressed into service means pressed out of shape. - Robert Frost, Poet

I can see how the young girls really get hurt when their moms are critical, or vice versa when they're overly critical of their moms. It can be so painful. - Tori Amos, Musician

Pain Quotes

One of the big things coming out of healthcare reform is a thing called the Community Living Assistance Services and Supports Act (CLASS) which is a mechanism to reimburse people staying at home for technology and services that allow them to stay at home. - Colin Angle, Businessman

Health Quotes, Technology Quotes, Community Quotes, Reform Quotes

I really don't like plays or movies that service propaganda. - Alan Alda , American Actor

The cat does not offer services. The cat offers itself. Of course he wants care and shelter. You don't buy love for nothing. - William S. Burroughs, Writer

Love Quotes

Be of service. Whether you make yourself available to a friend or co-worker, or you make time every month to do volunteer work, there is nothing that harvests more of a feeling of empowerment than being of service to someone in need. - Gillian Anderson, Actress

Time Quotes, Work Quotes, Feeling Quotes, Power Quotes

Room service? Send up a larger room. - Groucho Marx

Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man. - Benjamin Franklin, American Politician

War Quotes

A typical vice of American politics is the avoidance of saying anything real on real issues. - Theodore Roosevelt, President

American Quotes, Politics Quotes

Without vision, even the most focused passion is a battery without a device. - Ken Auletta, Journalist

Passion Quotes, Vision Quotes

Lord, Lord, how subject we old men are to this vice of lying! - William Shakespeare, Dramatist

Lying Quotes, Men Quotes

Obviously there is stuff that I wouldn't play in a club that I play at festivals, and vice-versa, but my sets are still dominated largely by my own music. I think that's what makes me stand out a bit. My music is also festival- and club-friendly, so it generally works out well. - Avicii, Swedish Musician

Work Quotes, Music Quotes

Piety is the most solid goodness, and the vilest of what is evil is vice. - Abu Bakr, Leader

Evil Quotes

I do not demand equal pay for any women save those who do equal work in value. Scorn to be coddled by your employers; make them understand that you are in their service as workers, not as women. - Susan B. Anthony , Activist

Work Quotes, Women Quotes

Earn your success based on service to others, not at the expense of others. - H. Jackson Brown‚ Jr.

Success Quotes

Products are valued higher than services. - James Altucher, Author

An actor who is good at comedy can also be very good at drama, but not necessarily vice versa. - Desi Arnaz , Actor

We didn't have our online service developed. We had never shipped a console game before as a company. So we were developing a lot of new competencies as a company and assembling a new team. - J Allard , Scientist

Company Quotes

I was the first Navy, Marine or Air Force person who had been an astronaut to return back to the Air Force. I had certain expectations about what would be a reasonable and desirable position to be assigned to after my years of service. - Buzz Aldrin , Astronaut

Expectations Quotes

Death is a release from the impressions of the senses, and from desires that make us their puppets, and from the vagaries of the mind, and from the hard service of the flesh. - Marcus Aurelius, Soldier

Death Quotes, Desire Quotes, Mind Quotes

Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess! - Charles Dickens, Novelist

Virtue Quotes

The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries. - Winston Churchill, Statesman

Blessings Quotes, Virtue Quotes, Capitalism Quotes, Sharing Quotes

Here's a rule I recommend: Never practice two vices at once. - Tallulah Bankhead, Actress

Practice Quotes

It has been my experience that folks who have no vices have very few virtues. - Abraham Lincoln, American President

Experience Quotes, Virtue Quotes

As I've said, there were patriots who supported this war, and patriots who opposed it. And all of us are united in appreciation for our servicemen and women, and our hopes for Iraqis' future. - Barack Obama, American President

Appreciation Quotes, Hope Quotes, Women Quotes, Future Quotes, War Quotes

Foreign policy is about trying to deliver for them the best possible economic benefits, the chance to travel, to study, to work, the opportunity through trade to be able to sell their goods and services and as much peace and security so they can live and bring their kids up so they don't have to fear war. - Catherine Ashton, Politician

Opportunity Quotes, Work Quotes, Travel Quotes, Fear Quotes, Security Quotes

A young man who does not have what it takes to perform military service is not likely to have what it takes to make a living. Today's military rejects include tomorrow's hard-core unemployed. - John F. Kennedy

Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness - great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy. - Jim Rohn

Action Quotes, Great Quotes, Greatness Quotes, Reputation Quotes, Wealth Quotes

I knew that if we were going to actually defeat Harry Reid, we had to have a candidate who would offer a sharp policy contrast. Someone who would not just pay lip service to limited government principles, but had a solid record of voting that way time and again. I'm that candidate. - Sharron Angle, Politician

Time Quotes

Books can only reveal us to ourselves, and as often as they do us this service we lay them aside. - Henry David Thoreau

The foundation of empire is art and science. Remove them or degrade them, and the empire is no more. Empire follows art and not vice versa as Englishmen suppose. - William Blake, Poet

Art Quotes, Science Quotes

You have Google, we have Baidu. You have Twitter, we have Weibo. You have Facebook, we have Renren. You have YouTube, we have Youku and Tudou. The Chinese government blocked every single international Web 2.0 service, and we Chinese copycat every one. - Michael Anti , Journalist

6 Top quotes about Vice by Samuel Butler

The most important service rendered by the press and the magazines is that of educating people to approach printed matter with distrust. - Samuel Butler, Poet

Important Quotes, Trust Quotes

Half the vices which the world condemns most loudly have seeds of good in them and require moderate use rather than total abstinence. - Samuel Butler, Poet

In the midst of vice we are in virtue, and vice versa. - Samuel Butler, Poet

Virtue Quotes

It is the function of vice to keep virtue within reasonable bounds. - Samuel Butler, Poet

Virtue Quotes

The function of vice is to keep virtue within reasonable bounds. - Samuel Butler, Poet

Virtue Quotes

A virtue to be serviceable must, like gold, be alloyed with some commoner, but more durable alloy. - Samuel Butler, Poet

Virtue Quotes

5 Famous quotes about Vice by Noam Chomsky

There are major efforts being made to dismantle Social Security, the public schools, the post office - anything that benefits the population has to be dismantled. Efforts against the U.S. Postal Service are particularly surreal. - Noam Chomsky

Effort Quotes, Security Quotes

If you ask the CEO of some major corporation what he does, he will say, in all honesty, that he is slaving 20 hours a day to provide his customers with the best goods or services he can and creating the best possible working conditions for his employees. - Noam Chomsky

Customer Quotes, Work Quotes, Honesty Quotes

Chemistry, until my childhood, not that long ago, was regarded as a calculating device. Because you couldn't reduce to physics. So it's just some way of calculating the result of experiments. The Bohr atom was treated that way. - Noam Chomsky

WikiLeaks is a service to the population. Assange should get an award for - presidential medal of honor. - Noam Chomsky

Honor Quotes

If a child from an Amazonian hunter-gatherer tribe comes to Boston, is raised in Boston, that child will be indistinguishable in language capacities from my children growing up here, and vice versa. - Noam Chomsky

Children Quotes, Language Quotes

5 Popular quotes about Vice by Marc Andreessen

More and more major businesses and industries are being run on software and delivered as online services - from movies to agriculture to national defense. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

Business Quotes

A very large percentage of economic activity is shifting online and it makes sense that there are more services that are going to charge. It also means there are going to be more people willing to pay. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

It's much harder these days as a start-up to do physical devices. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

With lower start-up costs and a vastly expanded market for online services, the result is a global economy that for the first time will be fully digitally wired-the dream of every cyber-visionary of the early 1990s, finally delivered, a full generation later. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

Economy Quotes, Time Quotes, Vision Quotes

On the back end, software programming tools and Internet-based services make it easy to launch new global software-powered start-ups in many industries - without the need to invest in new infrastructure and train new employees. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

Power Quotes

5 Amazing quotes about Vice by Mahatma Gandhi

That service is the noblest which is rendered for its own sake. - Mahatma Gandhi

The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. - Mahatma Gandhi

Man can never be a woman's equal in the spirit of selfless service with which nature has endowed her. - Mahatma Gandhi

Nature Quotes

Service which is rendered without joy helps neither the servant nor the served. But all other pleasures and possessions pale into nothingness before service which is rendered in a spirit of joy. - Mahatma Gandhi

Possessions Quotes

I have worshipped woman as the living embodiment of the spirit of service and sacrifice. - Mahatma Gandhi

Sacrifice Quotes, Worship Quotes

4 Awesome quotes about Vice by George Bernard Shaw

Perhaps the greatest social service that can be rendered by anybody to the country and to mankind is to bring up a family. - George Bernard Shaw

Great Quotes

Democracy is a device that insures we shall be governed no better than we deserve. - George Bernard Shaw

Democracy Quotes

The only service a friend can really render is to keep up your courage by holding up to you a mirror in which you can see a noble image of yourself. - George Bernard Shaw

Courage Quotes

Virtue consists, not in abstaining from vice, but in not desiring it. - George Bernard Shaw

Virtue Quotes

6 Best quotes about Vice by Bill Gates

In poor countries, we still need better ways to measure the effectiveness of the many government workers providing health services. They are the crucial link bringing tools such as vaccines and education to the people who need them most. How well trained are they? Are they showing up to work? - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Education Quotes, Health Quotes, Work Quotes, Effectiveness Quotes

There's no such thing as going to a soapbox and saying, 'The government's corrupt,' and not having the intelligence service see your face. In the digital world, that can be done. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Intelligence Quotes

People don't want lots and lots of single purpose devices. They do not want to have to learn how to set up something for photos, another thing for music, another thing for video. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Purpose Quotes, Music Quotes

Whenever you have multiple devices including multiple PCs that you want to share information with, it's always been a bit complicated. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

With Windows 8, Microsoft is trying to gain market share in what has been dominated by the iPad-type device. But a lot of those users are frustrated. They can't type. They can't create documents. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

The common thread for everything I do is this idea of a Web-services architecture. What does that mean? It means taking components of software and systems and having them be self-describing, so that you can aim them, ask them what their capabilities are, and communicate with them using a standard protocol. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Aim Quotes