Quotes: bible

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  • Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt
    American statesman 1858-1919
    Theodore Roosevelt
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    A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
    Billy Graham
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    I've read the last page of the Bible. It's all going to turn out all right.
  • Sidney J. Harris
    Sidney J. Harris
    American journalist 1917-
    Sidney J. Harris
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    If the devil could be persuaded to write a bible, he would title it, ''You Only Live Once.''
  • Dwight L. Moody
    Dwight L. Moody
    American evangelist 1837-1899
    Dwight L. Moody
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    There's no better book with which to defend the Bible than the Bible itself.
  • William Lyon Phelps
    William Lyon Phelps
    American author, critic and scholar 1865-1943
    William Lyon Phelps
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    You can learn more about human nature by reading the Bible than by living in New York.
  • Andrew Murray
    Andrew Murray
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    A readiness to believe every promise implicitly, to obey every command unhesitatingly, to stand perfect and complete in all the will of God, is the only true spirit of Bible study.
  • Paul E. Little
    Paul E. Little
    American Christian author
    Paul E. Little
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    Bible study is like eating peanuts. The more you eat, the more you want to eat.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    For this reason the Bible is a book of eternal and effective power; because, as long as the world lasts, no one will say: I comprehend it in the whole and understand it in the particular. Rather we must modestly say it on the whole it is venerable, and in the particular practical.
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
    Mahatma Gandhi
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    If Christians would really live according to the teachings of Christ, as found in the Bible, all of India would be Christian today.
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    English poet and critic 1772-1834
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
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    Intense study of the Bible will keep any writer from being vulgar, in point of style.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    It ain't those parts of the Bible that I can't understand that bother me, it is the parts that I do understand.
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
    Henry Ward Beecher
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    Sink the Bible to the bottom of the sea, and man's obligation to God would be unchanged. He would have the same path to tread, only his lamp and his guide would be gone; he would have the same voyage to make, only his compass and chart would be overboard.
  • Elizabeth Cady Stanton
    Elizabeth Cady Stanton
    American suffragist, abolitionist and women's rights activist 1815-1902
    Elizabeth Cady Stanton
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    The Bible and the Church have been the greatest stumbling blocks in the way of women's emancipation.
  • John Wesley
    John Wesley
    British preacher 1703-1791
    John Wesley
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    The Bible knows nothing of solitary religion.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.
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