Moderation sits right between any two extremes. To know what people think of this, read the moderation quotes and famous restraint quotations and sayings.

Moderation Quotes

They say anything done in moderation is good. Moderation is when you aren't at either of the two extremes, be it high or low or even fast or slow and stick to the middle. Moderation is also considered a synonym of normalcy and sanity. Everyone has that adrenaline rush to do something extreme, but don’t you think to be within reasonable limits safeguards you? In the olden days, moderation was called the principle of life.

In today’s times, there are a lot of things which prevent us from being in a state of equilibrium. Electronics usually tops this list. It is something that attracts us the most with its salient features and comfort. These gadgets are so addictive that people usually forget their real purpose. Let’s take the example of mobile phones, these were made for the verbal communication between people but with the rise of social networking sites, people tend to forget that if they really need to chat with a person they can even give them a call. There are various other things that need our moderation, like consuming sugar and fast food, subjecting ourselves to stress by thinking too much. If you are looking for some famous moderation quotes, then this page definitely belongs to you

A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.

- Donald Trump

Only actions give life strength; only moderation gives it charm.

- Jean Paul

America is a model of force and freedom and moderation - with all the coarseness and rudeness of its people.

- Lord Byron

I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best both for the body and the mind.

- Albert Einstein

The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury.

- Charlie Chaplin

Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.

- Henry David Thoreau

What distinguishes modern art from the art of other ages is criticism.

- Octavio Paz

Moderation is a virtue only in those who are thought to have an alternative.

- Henry A. Kissinger

Modesty is my best quality.

- Jack Benny

Saints have no moderation, nor do poets, just exuberance.

- Anne Sexton

Moderation is part of faith, so those who accuse Muslim schools of fostering fanaticism should learn a bit more about Islam.

- Cat Stevens

The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.

- Aristotle

If moderation is a fault, then indifference is a crime.

- Jack Kerouac

Every reasonable human being should be a moderate Socialist.

- Thomas Mann

I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice! And let me remind you also that moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.

- Barry Goldwater

Moderation has been called a virtue to limit the ambition of great men, and to console undistinguished people for their want of fortune and their lack of merit.

- Benjamin Disraeli

It's an amazing, very rare admission. pol pollsters have argued for the last couple of decades that the generic congressional polls always overstate the Democrats' participation.

- Wes Anderson

Moderation of oil prices would be very, very welcome. But overall I think we are in a position of stable growth, sustainable growth, and basically with inflation in check.

- John W. Snow

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