purity quotes

Purity has nothing to do with your sexuality, who you sleep with, how many people you sleep with or how often you sleep with them. Purity is simply a heart that cannot bear to see suffering, a skin that still bruises and has not hardened to the world and its cruelty, and a soul that is much kinder to others than is necessary.
—  Nikita Gill
I was in love with the innocence of dogs, the purity of their affection. They didn’t know enough to hide their feelings. They existed. A dog was a dog. There was such a simple elegance about being a dog that I envied.
—  Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

One of the allurements to sin is that there is often a pleasurable dimension, at least initially. It’s the sinister trap that satan has used from the beginning. ” But these pleasures only last for a short, unspecified time, “for a season. Sadly, a few moments of sinful pleasure is often exchanged for a lifetime of sorrow and regret.
Consider the wonderful joy and lasting pleasures in living for Christ. “You have made known to me the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence, with eternal pleasures at your right hand.” Psalm 16:11. Today let’s keep our focus on the joy of His presence and the eternal pleasures as we weigh our decisions from day to day!