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    1. If he cannot, he contents himself with a pint; and, as a penny saved is a penny got, he thus gains a farthing by his temperance

    2. "The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance" (Gal

    3. passions which stand in the way of temperance, such as gluttony and lust; 4 It surely also and manifestly has the rule over the

    4. Observe then first, through the very things which stand in the way of temperance, that reasoning is

    5. 31 Now temperance consists of a command over the lusts

    6. The opposite of these sins are; chastity, temperance, charity, diligence, patience, kindness and humility

    7. Out of the desire to prepare for God’s kingdom grew movements such as temperance, prison reform, better care for mentally ill, and increasingly, abolition of slavery

    8. It was a tiny fragment of the Fourth Gathandrian Legend, the tale of Temperance and Greed

    9. One thing then she knew—the act would have to be performed with temperance and with a steady heart, for the answer, in the end, was yes

    10. The Gathandrian who has, albeit by default and cowardice, pursued the path of temperance as best he can, has friends he did not look for

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    Synonyms for "temperance"

    temperance sobriety moderation control restraint constraint abstinence humility modesty

    "temperance" definitions

    the trait of avoiding excesses

    abstaining from excess

    the act of tempering