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Sidney J. Harris
American journalist 1917-+2
If the devil could be persuaded to write a bible, he would title it, ''You Only Live Once.''
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
English poet and critic 1772-1834+1
And the Devil did grin, for his darling sin is pride that apes humility.
A. W. Tozer
American Christian pastor, preacher and author 1897-1963+1
The devil is a better theologian than any of us and is a devil still.
English poet 1612-16800
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard one side of the case. God has written all the books.
English writer 1778-18300
A nickname is the heaviest stone that the devil can throw at a man.Source: Round table
A revival does two things. First, it returns the Church from her backsliding and second, it causes the conversion of men and women; and it always includes the conviction of sin on the part of the Church. What a spell the devil seems to cast over the Church today!Source: As quoted in ""Billy" Sunday, the man and his message: with his own words which have won thousands for Christ" by William Thomas Ellis
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-19560
Alimony - the ransom that the happy pay to the devil.
Always behave like a duck - keep calm and unruffled on the surface but paddle like the devil underneath.
English poet 1612-16800
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard only one side of the case; God has written all the books.
Joseph Rudyard Kipling
English writer 1865-19360
And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart, till the Devil whispered behind the leaves ''It's pretty, but is it Art?''
American statesman 1858-19190
At sometime in our lives a devil dwells within us, causes heartbreaks, confusion and troubles, then dies.
British writer 1815-18820
But then in novels the most indifferent hero comes out right at last. Some god comes out of a theatrical cloud and leaves the poor devil ten thousand-a-year and a title.
German preacher 1483-15460
Cannons and fire-arms are cruel and damnable machines; I believe them to have been the direct suggestion of the Devil. If Adam had seen in a vision the horrible instruments his children were to invent, he would have died of grief.
Deal with the Devil if the Devil has a constituency - and don't complain about the heat.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-19630
Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.