Articles on Virtue

Articles on Virtue 

 

The Virtues of Righteous Daughters of God

James E. Faust

Many people do not fully understand the meaning of virtue. Virtue is our safeguard and our guiding star that stirs up reason when our senses err.” May I suggest 10 virtues that each of you can pursue in your quest for excellence and happiness: 1.

A Return to Virtue

Elaine S. Dalton

Their virtue and commitment to be “true at all times” changed the world! 11 I truly believe that one virtuous young woman or young man, led by the Spirit, can change the world, but in order to do so, we must return to virtue. I testify that a return to virtue is possible because of the Savior’s example and the “infinite virtue of His great atoning sacrifice.” 22 I testify that we will be enabled and strengthened not only to do hard things but to do all things.

Ten Ways to Make a Difference

James E. Faust

Virtue is our safeguard and our guiding star that stirs up reason when our senses err.” Virtues That Help You Be Happy May I suggest 10 virtues that each of you can pursue in your quest for excellence and happiness: 1. Grace is a God-given virtue.

Patience, a Heavenly Virtue

Thomas S. Monson

Apply the virtue of patience. Another who portrayed the virtue of patience was the Prophet Joseph Smith.

In Opposition to Evil

Gordon B. Hinckley

We cannot hope to influence others in the direction of virtue unless we live lives of virtue. Respect for self is the beginning of virtue in men

Living as Women of Virtue

We have enough vanity; we need more virtue. The home is the cradle of virtue, the place where character is formed and habits are established” (“Opposing Evil,” Ensign, November 1975, 38–39).

Let Virtue Garnish Thy Thoughts Unceasingly

Gordon B. Hinckley

It reads as follows: “Let virtue garnish thy thoughts unceasingly; then shall thy confidence wax strong in the presence of God; and the doctrine of the priesthood shall distil upon thy soul as the dews from heaven. “The Holy Ghost shall be thy constant companion, and thy scepter an unchanging scepter of righteousness and truth; and thy dominion shall be an everlasting dominion, and wi… They carry with them a magnificent promise to all who will let virtue garnish their thoughts unceasingly.