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Adultery

Curiosity is the spiritual adultery of the soul. Curiosity is spiritual drunkenness. - Thomas Brooks
For most Americans the sexual revolution was not a vast national orgy of swingers. There was never widespread approval of adultery or promiscuity. The revolution - evolution is a better word - appeared rather as a massive questioning of the double standard and the sexual constraints we grew up with. - Ellen Goodman
Adultery may or may not be sinful, but it is never cheap. - Raymond Postgate, fully Raymond William Postgate
Men may commit theft as well as adultery with the eye. - Xenocrates, aka Xenocrates of Chalcedon
The mind is guilty of adultery even if it merely pictures to itself a vision of carnal pleasure. - Lactantius, fully Lucius Caecilius Firmianus Lactantius
Individuals who suffer success have what I call the four A’s - arrogance, a sense of aloneness, the need to seek adventure, and adultery. - Steven Berglas
Christ was only crucified once and for a few hours. Think of the hundreds of thousands whom Christ has been crucifying in a quiet way ever since. - Samuel Butler
Christ was only crucified once and for a few hours. Think of the hundreds of thousands whom Christ has been crucifying in a quiet way ever since. - Samuel Butler
To desire friendship is a great fault. Friendship should be a gratuitous joy like those afforded by art or life. We must refuse it so that we may be worthy to receive it; it is of the order of grace. - Simone Weil
The freedom of affluence opposes and contradicts the freedom of community life. - Wendell Berry
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