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    We are not naïve enough to ask for pure men; we ask merely for men whose impurity does not conflict with the obligations of their job.

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Unto the pure all things are pure.

Unto the pure all things are pure.

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The stream is always purer at its source.
[Fr., Les choses valent toujours mieux dans leur source.]

The stream is always purer at its source.
[Fr., Les choses valent toujours mieux dans leur source.]

by Blaise Pascal Found in: Purity Quotes,
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I'm as pure as the driven slush.

I'm as pure as the driven slush.

by Tallulah Bankhead Found in: Purity Quotes,
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If a man's mind becomes pure, his surroundings will also become pure.

If a man's mind becomes pure, his surroundings will also become pure.

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That water which wall from some Alpine height is dashed, broken,
and will murmur loudly, but grows limpid by read more

That water which wall from some Alpine height is dashed, broken,
and will murmur loudly, but grows limpid by its fall.
[It., Quell' onda, che ruina
Dalla pendice alpina,
Balza, si frange, e mormora
Ma limpida si fa.]

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The purity men love is like the mists which envelope the earth, and not like the azure ether beyond.

The purity men love is like the mists which envelope the earth, and not like the azure ether beyond.

by Henry David Thoreau Found in: Purity Quotes,
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Only the pure in heart can make a good soup.

Only the pure in heart can make a good soup.

by Ludwig Van Beethoven Found in: Purity Quotes,
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Peace demands the most heroic labor and the most difficult sacrifice. It demands greater heroism than war. It demands greater read more

Peace demands the most heroic labor and the most difficult sacrifice. It demands greater heroism than war. It demands greater fidelity to the truth and a much more perfect purity of conscience.

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Mud-pies gratify one of our first and best instincts. So long as we are dirty, we are pure.

Mud-pies gratify one of our first and best instincts. So long as we are dirty, we are pure.

by Charles Dudley Warner Found in: Purity Quotes,
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