Quotes by creed
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Charles Caleb Colton
English writer 1780-1832
He that will believe only what he can fully comprehend must have a long head or a very short creed.
Harry S. Truman
American president 1884-1972
The human animal cannot be trusted for anything good except en masse. The combined thought and action of the whole people of any race, creed or nationality, will always point in the right direction.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
A man's action is only a picture book of his creed.
Indian politician 1917-1985
A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed, but while it holds good it has got to be pursued with apostolic zeal.
Dwight L. Moody
American evangelist 1837-1899
A rule I have had for years is: to treat the Lord Jesus Christ as a personal friend. His is not a creed, a mere doctrine, but it is He Himself we have.
Lord George Byron
English poet 1788-1824
And having wisdom with each studious year, in meditation dwelt, with learning wrought, and shaped his weapon with an edge severe, sapping a solemn creed with solemn sneer.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
English writer 1874-1936
Buddhism is not a creed, it is a doubt.
American Minister, Poet 1835-1893
Call your opinions your creed, and you will change them every week. Make your creed simply and broadly out of the revelation of God, and you will keep it to the end.
English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
Few people can be happy unless they hate some other person, nation, or creed.
American physician, businessman and politician 1952-
From slavery to segregation, we remember that America did not always live up to its ideals. In fact, we often fell far short of them. But we also learned that fundamental to our national character is the drive to live out the true meaning of our creed.
British businesswoman and human rights activist 1942-2007
I am still looking for the modern equivalent of those Quakers who ran successful businesses, made money because they offered honest products and treated their people decently... This business creed, sadly, seems long forgotten.
English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
I do not believe in the creed professed by the Jewish Church, by the Roman Church, by the Greek Church, by the Turkish Church, by the Protestant Church, nor by any church that I know of. My own mind is my own church.
English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
If you have embraced a creed which appears to be free from the ordinary dirtiness of politics - a creed from which you yourself cannot expect to draw any material advantage - surely that proves that you are in the right?
British novelist 1903-1966
It is a curious thing that every creed promises a paradise which will be absolutely uninhabitable for anyone of civilized taste.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
English poet 1792-1822
Love is free; to promise for ever to love the same woman is not less absurd than to promise to believe the same creed; such a vow in both cases excludes us from all inquiry.
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