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Chastity Quotes

We’ve collected the best Chastity Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Jeremy Taylor, Havelock Ellis, Taslima Nasrin, J. Paul Getty, Michel de Montaigne. Use them as an inspiration.

In traditional societies, we have a long legacy of men controlling the body and mind of women. Such societies have valorised motherhood and fabricated concepts like chastity. Women have been the victims of these notions for thousands of years.
I am neither a homosexual nor a eunuch, nor have I ever taken any vows of chastity.
An untempted woman cannot boast of her chastity.
Extremes, though contrary, have the like effects. Extreme heat kills, and so extreme cold: extreme love breeds satiety, and so extreme hatred; and too violent rigor tempts chastity, as does too much license.
George Chapman
What is discipleship? It is primarily obedience to the Savior. Discipleship includes many things. It is chastity. It is tithing. It is family home evening. It is keeping all the commandments. It is forsaking anything that is not good for us.
Obedience to the law of chastity will increase our happiness in mortality and make possible our progress in eternity.
Chastity – the most unnatural of all the sexual perversions.
I come from a very long line of very superstitious Romanian women who hold on to their chastity probably way too long.
Filth and old age, I’m sure you will agree, are powerful wardens upon chastity.
Geoffrey Chaucer
Chastity does not mean abstention from sexual wrong; it means something flaming, like Joan of Arc.
We may eventually come to realize that chastity is no more a virtue than malnutrition.
Alex Comfort
Reason and justice tell me there’s more love for humanity in electricity and steam than in chastity and vegetarianism.
Of all the sexual aberrations, perhaps the most peculiar is chastity.
Remy de Gourmont
Of all the sexual aberrations, chastity is the strangest.
A historical romance is the only kind of book where chastity really counts.
Barbara Cartland
So long as the laws remain such as they are today, employ some discretion: loud opinion forces us to do so; but in privacy and silence let us compensate ourselves for that cruel chastity we are obliged to display in public.
Adam was the image of God, he was man and woman, and yet neither of them before his Eve, but a masculine virgin in peculiar love, full of chastity and purity.
Oh Lord, give me chastity, but do not give it yet.
Priority is placed on the chastity of women. You can be corrupt, or a murderer and still hold your head up high on the street without problems, whereas if there are any suspicions of your chastity and moral behaviour as a woman, you get lynched.
Safak Pavey
Give me chastity and continence, but not yet.