Quotes by sin
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German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
A sedentary life is the real sin against the Holy Spirit. Only those thoughts that come by walking have any value.
English writer 1709-1784
A vow is a snare for sin.
American church figure and author 1951-
Prayer busters (causes of unanswered prayer) are prayerlessness, unconfessed sin, unresolved relational conflict, selfishness, uncaring attitudes, and inadequate faith.Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
English poet and critic 1772-1834
And the Devil did grin, for his darling sin is pride that apes humility.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616
If it be a sin to covet honor I am the most offending soul alive.Source: Henry V
French playwriter (ps. of J. B. Poquelin) 1622-1673
It is the public scandal that offends; to sin in secret is no sin at all.
Abraham J. Heschel
Polish-born American rabbi 1907-1972
Man's sin is in his failure to live what he is. Being the master of the earth, man forgets that he is the servant of God.
St. John of the Cross
Spanish mystic, a Roman Catholic saint, a Carmelite friar and a priest 1542-1591
Take God for your spouse and friend and walk with him continually, and you will not sin and will learn to love, and the things you must do will work out prosperously for you.
Dwight L. Moody
American evangelist 1837-1899
The Bible will keep you from sin, or sin will keep you from the Bible.
Katherine Anne Porter
American short-story writer 1890-1980
The real sin against life is to abuse and destroy beauty, even one's own -even more, one's own, for that has been put in our care and we are responsible for its well-being.
Abbott Eliot Kittredge
American minister 1834-1912
Throw away the Old Testament! What part of it will you throw away? That which I do not understand? Take down then yonder blood-stained cross; for there is a love there which passeth knowledge, and a Divine hatred of sin which shook the solid earth.Source: Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895)
Russian teacher and writer 1873-1949
A ''sin'' is something which is not necessary.
Roman emperor 121-180
A man does not sin by commission only, but often by ommission.
Norwegian dramatist 1828-1906
A marriage based on full confidence, based on complete and unqualified frankness on both sides; they are not keeping anything back; there's no deception underneath it all. If I might so put it, it's an agreement for the mutual forgiveness of sin.
Miguel de Cervantes
Spanish writer 1547-1616
A private sin is not so prejudicial in this world, as a public indecency.
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