Quotes 1 till 10 of 10.
English poet 1612-16800
A lawyers dream of heaven; every man reclaimed his property at the resurrection, and each tried to recover it from all his forefathers.
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.
German philosopher 1788-18600
Every parting gives a foretaste of death; every coming together again a foretaste of the resurrection.
British Dramatist, Poet 1573-16370
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.
French writer 1802-18850
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.
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
American writer and poet 1809-18940
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.
German preacher 1483-15460
Our Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime.
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.
To a Christian, Easter Sunday means everything, when we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.