Quotes: christians

Quotes 16 till 30 of 39.

  • Calvin Trillin
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    One advantage of a monarchy is that a monarchy does not suffer the effects of having great clots of white Christians moping around simply because they aren't the king or queen.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    Only one more indispensable massacre of Capitalists or Communists or Fascists or Christians or Heretics, and there we are in the Golden Future.
  • Malcolm Bradbury
    Malcolm Bradbury
    English author and academic 1932-2000
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    Only the old are innocent. That is what the Victorians understood, and the Christians. Original sin is a property of the young. The old grow beyond corruption very quickly.
  • Bono
    Bono
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    Particularly conservative Christians, I was very angry that they were not involved more in the AIDS emergency.
  • C. T. Studd
    C. T. Studd
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    Real Christians revel in desperate ventures for Christ, expecting from God great things and attempting the same with exhilaration.
    Source: Chocolate Soldier, by C. T. Studd
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    Sincere Christians can disagree about the details of Scripture and theology - absolutely.
  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
    William Blake
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    That the Jews assumed a right exclusively to the benefits of God will be a lasting witness against them and the same will it be against Christians.
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
    Henry Ward Beecher
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    The Church is not a gallery for the exhibition of eminent Christians, but a school for the education of imperfect ones.
  • Angelina Grimké
    Angelina Grimké
    American activists and female advocates of abolition and women's rights 1805-1879
    Angelina Grimké
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    The doctrine of blind obedience and unqualified submission to any human power, whether civil or ecclesiastical, is the doctrine of despotism, and ought to have no place among Republicans and Christians.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    The early Christian rules of life were not made to last, because the early Christians did not believe that the world itself was going to last.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    The Jews generally give value. They make you pay; but they deliver the goods. In my experience the men who want something for nothing are invariably Christians.
  • Carol P. Christ
    Carol P. Christ
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    The often cruel behavior of Christians toward unbelievers and even toward dissenters among themselves is shocking evidence of the function of that image in relation to values and behavior.
  • Robert A. Cook
    Robert A. Cook
    American Christian author, radio broadcaster, and pastor 1912-1991
    Robert A. Cook
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    The question is not ''How much may I indulge in and still be saved. God forbid! I must rather ask, ''What about Christ's will and the example I set for my fellow Christians?''
  • Herb Caen
    Herb Caen
    American journalist 1916-1997
    Herb Caen
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    The trouble with born-again Christians is that they are an even bigger pain the second time around.
  • Bill McCartney
    Bill McCartney
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    This type of gathering is unprecedented. The time has come for Christians to publicly affirm our Jewish roots, distinctions and oneness in Jesus Christ.