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Anything that's mended is but patched; virtue that transgresses is but patched with sin, and sin that amends is but patched with virtue.
Written between 1601 and 1602
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“Further, nothing, except sin, is contrary to an act of virtue. But war is contrary to peace. Therefore war is always a sin.”
“There are only two kinds of men: the righteous who believe themselves sinners; the rest, sinners, who believe themselves righteous.”
“There ain’t no sin and there ain’t no virtue. There’s just stuff people do.”
“The Grapes of Wrath”
“this is one of the most decisive definitions for all Christianity—that the opposite of sin is not virtue but faith.”
“The Sickness Unto Death”
"Anything that's mended is but patched; virtue that transgresses is but patched with sin, and sin that amends is but patched with virtue." William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night (1623).
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