Quotes 1 till 10 of 20.
Austrian - English philosopher 1889-1951
A confession has to be part of your new life.
American journalist 1875-1950
Between lovers a little confession is a dangerous thing.
Confession is always weakness. The grave soul keeps its own secrets, and takes its own punishment in silence.
Peter de Vries
American writer 1910-1993
Confession is good for the soul only in the sense that a tweed coat is good for dandruff - it is a palliative rather than a remedy.
Confession, alas, is the new handshake.
Forgiveness is always free. But that doesn't mean that confession is always easy. Sometimes it is hard. Incredibly hard. It is painful to admit our sins and entrust ourselves to God's care.
I hesitate to deposit money in a bank. I am afraid I shall never dare to take it out again. When you go to confession and entrust your sins to the safe-keeping of the priest, do you ever come back for them?
Irish writer 1854-1900
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution.
English writer 1778-1830
Modesty is the lowest of the virtues, and is a real confession of the deficiency it indicates. He who undervalues himself is justly undervalued by others.
French semiologist 1915-1980
Myth is neither a lie nor a confession: it is an inflexion.