Moderation Quotes

A collection of quotes and proverbs about Moderation and Balance.

“If one must drink, then let one drink thrice a month, for more is bad. If one gets drunk twice a month, it is better; if one gets drunk once a month, that is better still; and if one doesn’t drink at all, that is the best of all.”

A Quote about Moderation by Genghis Khan - "If one must drink, then let one drink thrice a month, for more is bad. If one gets drunk twice a month, it is better; if one gets drunk once a month, that is better still; and if one doesn't drink at all, that is the best of all."

“If one must drink, then let one drink thrice a month, for more is bad. If one gets drunk twice a month, it is better; if one gets drunk once a month, that is better still; and if one doesn’t drink at all, that is the best of all.”

Author: Genghis Khan
Occupation: Leader, Founder and Khan of the Mongol Empire
Nationality: Mongol

“I hate luxury. I exercise moderation… It will be easy to forget your vision and purpose once you have fine clothes, fast horses and beautiful women. You will be no better than a slave, and you will surely lose everything.”

Genghis Khan Quotes on Purpose - "I hate luxury. I exercise moderation… It will be easy to forget your vision and purpose once you have fine clothes, fast horses and beautiful women. You will be no better than a slave, and you will surely lose everything."

“I hate luxury. I exercise moderation… It will be easy to forget your vision and purpose once you have fine clothes, fast horses and beautiful women. You will be no better than a slave, and you will surely lose everything.”

Author: Genghis Khan
Occupation: Leader, Founder and Khan of the Mongol Empire
Nationality: Mongol