Quotes: resurrection

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  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
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    A lawyers dream of heaven; every man reclaimed his property at the resurrection, and each tried to recover it from all his forefathers.
  • Burgess Owens
    Burgess Owens
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    As its citizens humbly recommit to an acceptance of guidance from the God of our fathers, our nation will once again see the miraculous resurrection of the proud, responsible, visionary black father. And with him, his family and community will be lifted.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
    Arthur Schopenhauer
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    Every parting gives a foretaste of death; every coming together again a foretaste of the resurrection.
  • Ben Jonson
    Ben Jonson
    British Dramatist, Poet 1573-1637
    Ben Jonson
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    He that fears death, or mourns it, in the just,
    Shows of the resurrection little trust.
    Source: The Works of Ben Jonson, First Folio XXXIV, Of Death, lines 1-2.
  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
    Victor Hugo
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    Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided the light returns and the eclipse does not become endless night. Dawn and resurrection are synonymous. The reappearance of the light is the same as the survival of the soul.
  • Callimachus
    Callimachus
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    O Charidas, what of the under world? Great darkness. And what of the resurrection? A lie. And Pluto? A fable; we perish utterly.
    Source: Epigrams Epigram 14; translation from J. W. Mackail (ed.) S
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
    American writer and poet 1809-1894
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
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    Our brains our seventy year clocks, the angel of life winds them up once and for all, then closes the case, and gives the key into the hands of the angel of resurrection.
  • Martin Luther
    Martin Luther
    German preacher 1483-1546
    Martin Luther
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    Our Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime.
  • Alfred Noyes
    Alfred Noyes
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    St. Luke again associates St. John with St. Peter in the Acts of the Apostles, when, after the Resurrection, that strange boldness had come upon the disciples.
  • Bernhard Langer
    Bernhard Langer
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    To a Christian, Easter Sunday means everything, when we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
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