Quotes on Excess

Abbesses' recesses are not for excesses! Michael R. Burch
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Everything in excess is opposed to nature. Hippocrates
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There is moderation even in excess. Benjamin Disraeli
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Prayer can never be in excess. Charles Spurgeon
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There can be no excess to love, none to knowledge, none to beauty. Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Excess is not really something I consider a bad thing; especially when you are talking about living. Oscar De La Renta
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It's all about gold. It's all about gold, gold, gold, gold! Excess! Anna Dello Russo
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It's not the drinking to be blamed, but the excess. John Selden
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All is wholesome in the absence of excess. Moliere
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An excess of science will leave none of us alive. R. A. Lafferty
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Excess always carries its own retribution. Ouida
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An excess of hoarded wealth is the death of many. Juvenal
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Of what delights are we deprived by our excesses! Joseph Joubert
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It is more rewarding to be complicit with scarcity than excess. Will Oldham
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Anything in excess is a poison. Theodore Levitt
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In charity there is no excess. Francis Bacon
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Excess weakens the spirits. Confucius
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The body, enervated by the excesses of the preceding day, weighs down and prostates the mind also. Horace
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The excess of the voluptuary, like the austerities of the recluse, triumphs in the suffrage of perverted reason. Samuel Parr
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She had never been a pretty crier. She sobbed the way she did everything else - with passion and excess. Jodi Picoult
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Profusion gives pleasure up to a point; then we become squeamish. Mason Cooley
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The excess of pleasure is pain Almeida Garrett
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Going back to a simpler life based on living by sufficiency rather than excess is not a step backward. Yvon Chouinard
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Enjoy the necessities of life but eschew the excesses. Ian Gardner
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All excesses are inimical to Nature. It is safer to proceed a little at a time, especially when changing from one regimen to another. Hippocrates
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They thought I suffered from lack of exterior, when I suffered from excess of interior Romain Gary
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I'm not lazy. I'm simply judicious about excess movement. Jen Lancaster
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I cling like a miser to the freedom that disappears as soon as there is an excess of things. Albert Camus
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The best things carried to excess are wrong. Charles Churchill
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Americans are overreaching; overreaching is the most admirable and most American of the many American excesses. George Will
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Excess is excrement, ... Excrement retained in the body is a poison. Ursula K Le Guin
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Barbarism recommences by the excess of civilization. Alphonse De Lamartine
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Such excess of passion is quite out of fashion Edward Gorey
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Excess makes the heart grow fonder... John Balance
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I had a lot of excess skin - I just needed to have it firmed Carnie Wilson
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Nothing Succeeds like excess! Anna Dello Russo
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Reality is a creation of our excesses. Emile M Cioran
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True charity is liable to excesses and transports. Jean Baptiste Massillon
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A garlic caress is stimulating. A garlic excess soporific. Curnonsky
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We live in a time of excess - excess population, excess information. Peter Greenaway
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I would rather have regrets of excess than regrets of denial. Jeanette Winterson
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The sweetest things become the most bitter by excess. Democritus
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I learned very early that our health is always impaired by some excess either of food or abstinence, and I never had any physician except myself. Giacomo Casanova
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We reform the system. We save capitalism from its own excesses. Robert Reich
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The chief beginning of evil is goodness in excess. Menander
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An excess of childhood is the germ of a poem. Gaston Bachelard
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When you've tasted excess, everything else tastes bland... Nikki Sixx
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Hitler [had an] excess of imagination, which very frequently foresaw what would happen but also very often went astray. Alfred Jodl
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Excess always carries it's own retributions. Ouida
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Society secretly delights in crime, excesses, and violated prohibitions of all sorts. Bernard Tschumi
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I can't think of a time in the history of man when food was in excess. We're dealing with the same old problems we've dealt with for 60,000 years. Homaro Cantu
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Sensual excess drives out pity in man. Marquis De Sade
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Anything worth doing is worth doing to excess. Edwin Land
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I've always thought of this city as Disneyland for adults. ... There's no danger of Las Vegas expiring from an excess of good taste. Mary Jo Putney
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the excess of all good things is mischievous. Lydia M Child
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Life is about balance too much excess is chaos. Bill Vaughan
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Modest plainness sets off sprightly wit, For works may have more with than does 'em good, As bodies perish through excess of blood. Alexander Pope
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We have an overdraft with the earth something in excess of 130 per cent. We currently consume something like 30 per cent over and above what we are replacing and rather like an overdraft at a bank that can't go on. Michael Meacher
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Moral qualities are so constituted as to be destroyed by excess and by deficiency . . . Aristotle
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Allow not nature more than nature needs. William Shakespeare
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The greatest injustices proceed from those who pursue excess, not by those who are driven by necessity. Aristotle
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What are all the orgies of Bacchus when compared to the intoxication of someone who completely surrenders to continence! Karl Kraus
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The mother of excess is not joy but joylessness. Friedrich Nietzsche
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The idea is there locked inside. All you have to do is remove the excess stone. Michelangelo
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The extravagance of intellect outstrips the extravagance of desire. Mason Cooley
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The eye deals with excess more easily than the stomach does. Mason Cooley
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Austerity causes constipation; excess, diarrhea. Mason Cooley
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An excess of law inescapably weakens the rule of law. Laurence Tribe
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There is an excess both in happiness and misery above our power of sensation. Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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The ass bears the load, but not the overload. Miguel De Cervantes
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The most culpable of the excesses of Liberty is the harm she does herself. Sophie Swetchine
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Superstition is not, as has been defined, an excess of religious feeling, but a misdirection of it, an exhausting of it on vanities of man's devising. Richard Whately
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The obsession with moderation is the spirit of castrated narrow-mindedness. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
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I'm the foe of moderation, the champion of excess. Tallulah Bankhead
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Life etches itself onto our faces as we grow older, showing our violence, excesses or kindnesses. Rembrandt
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All pain is per se and especially in excess, destructive and ultimately fatal in its nature and effects. James Young
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He who holds on to the Way seeks no excess. Since he lacks excess, he can grow old in no need to be renewed. Laozi
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The sage avoids extremity, excess, and extravagance. Laozi
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Who has excess and supplies the world? Only the one who follows the Way. Laozi
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One must not permit oneself excesses, except with persons whom one wishes soon to leave. Pierre Choderlos de Laclos
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