Quotes by creeds

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  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    Art raises its head where creeds relax.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    As men's prayers are a disease of the will, so are their creeds a disease of the intellect.
  • Matthew Arnold
    Matthew Arnold
    British critic and poet 1822-1888
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    Light half-believers of our casual creeds, who never deeply felt, nor clearly will d, whose insight never has borne fruit in deeds, whose vague resolves never have been fulfilled.
  • Ansel Adams
    Ansel Adams
    American landscape photographer and environmentalist 1902-1984
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    Myths and creeds are heroic struggles to comprehend the truth in the world.
  • John Ruskin
    John Ruskin
    English art critic 1819-1900
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    No lying knight or lying priest ever prospered in any age, but especially not in the dark ones. Men prospered then only in following an openly declared purpose, and preaching candidly beloved and trusted creeds.
  • Lord Acton
    Lord Acton
    British historian 1834-1902
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    Opinions alter, manners change, creeds rise and fall, but the moral laws are written on the table of eternity.
  • Thomas Moore
    Thomas Moore
    Irish poet 1779-1852
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    Shall I ask the brave soldier who fights by my side in the course of mankind if our creeds agree?
  • Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    American Poet, Journalist 1855-1919
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    So many gods, so many creeds, So many paths that wind and wind, While just the art of being kind is all the sad world needs.
  • Walter Bagehot
    Walter Bagehot
    English economist 1826-1877
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    The whole history of civilization is strewn with creeds and institutions which were invaluable at first, and deadly afterwards.
  • Alfred Lord Tennyson
    Alfred Lord Tennyson
    English poet 1809-1892
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    There lives more faith in honest doubt, Believe me, than in half the creeds.
  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
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    Those who enter heaven may find the outer walls plastered with creeds, but they won't find any on the inside.
  • Emily Brontë
    Emily Brontë
    British writer, poet 1818-1848
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    Vain are the thousand creeds that move men's hearts, unutterably vain; Worthless as withered weeds, or idlest froth amid the boundless main.
  • Theodore Parker
    Theodore Parker
    American minister 1810-1860
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    We are a rebellious nation. Our whole history is treason; our blood was attained before we were born; our creeds were infidelity to the mother church; our constitution treason to our fatherland.
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