Quotes: heaven

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  • Elbert Hubbard
    Elbert Hubbard
    American writer and publisher 1859-1915
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    Christianity supplies a Hell for the people who disagree with you and a Heaven for your friends.
  • Thomas Browne
    Thomas Browne
    English polymath and author 1605-1682
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    Come, fair repentance, daughter of the skies! Soft harbinger of soon returning virtue; The weeping messenger of grace from heaven.
  • Joseph Stowell
    Joseph Stowell
    American Christian author
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    Communication is a two-way street. And while we revel in the reality that we can always get through to heaven, our concern should be whether our Lord can always get through to us.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    Complaint is the largest tribute heaven receives.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
    William Shakespeare
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    Confess yourself to heaven; repent what's past; avoid what is to come.
    Source: Hamlet
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
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    Courage leads to heaven; fear leads to death.
  • Ching I
    Ching I
    Ancient Chinese text
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    Creativity comes from awakening and directing men's higher natures, which originate in the primal depths of the uni- verse and are appointed by Heaven.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
    Confucius
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    Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honors depend upon heaven.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
    Henry Louis Mencken
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    Democracy is only a dream: it should be put in the same category as Arcadia, Santa Claus, and Heaven.
  • John Donne
    John Donne
    English poet 1572-1632
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    Despair is the damp of hell, as joy is the serenity of heaven.
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
    Charles Caleb Colton
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    Did universal charity prevail, earth would be a heaven, and hell a fable.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
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    Dignity does not float down from heaven it cannot be purchased nor manufactured. It is a reward reserved for those who labor with diligence.
  • Alfred de Vigny
    Alfred de Vigny
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    Do you know that charming part of our country which has been called the garden of France - that spot where, amid verdant plains watered by wide streams, one inhales the purest air of heaven?
  • Pierre Corneille
    Pierre Corneille
    French playwright 1606-1684
    Pierre Corneille
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    Do your duty and leave the rest to heaven.
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
    Henry Ward Beecher
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    Every charitable act is a stepping stone towards heaven.