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DeWitt Clinton Quotes and Sayings

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The sinner will not confess, nor will the priest receive his confession,
if the veil of secrecy is removed.
- DeWitt Clinton

Pleasure is a shadow, wealth is vanity,
and power a pageant; but knowledge is ecstatic in enjoyment,
perennial in frame, unlimited in space and indefinite in duration.
- DeWitt Clinton

Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.
- Oscar Wilde

The self-assured believer is a greater sinner
in the eyes of God than the troubled disbeliever
- Soren Kierkegaard

 

Be a sinner and sin strongly, but more strongly have
faith and rejoice in Christ.
- Martin Luther

I am Patrick, a sinner, most uncultivated and least
of all the faithful and despised in the eyes of many.
- Saint Patrick

They may call me a sinner, but I am at peace with myself.
- Brigitte Bardot

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Only the sinner has the right to preach.
- Christopher Morley

If, after I depart this vale, you ever remember me
and have thought to please my ghost,
forgive some sinner and wink your eye at some homely girl.
- H. L. Mencken

It is right to hate sin, but not to hate the sinner.
- Giovanni Guareschi

The more I had to act like a saint, the more I felt like being a sinner.
- Max von Sydow

One leak will sink a ship: and one sin will destroy a sinner.
- John Bunyan

Woman: the peg on which the wit hangs his jest,
the preacher his text, the cynic his grouch and the
sinner his justification.
- Helen Rowland

An industrious sinner I much prefer to a lazy saint.
- Sophie Kerr

There is no sinner like a young saint.
- Aphra Behn

You cannot make a sinner into a saint by killing him.
He who does not live as a saint here will never live as a saint hereafter.
- Charles Spurgeon

The blues - the sound of a sinner on revival day.
- William Christopher Handy

The first and greatest punishment of the sinner is the conscience of sin.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

In the gay (Catholic) community, it would seem,
the maxim is: love the sin and love the sinner,
but hate anyone who calls it a sin or him a sinner.
- Richard John Neuhaus

Saint: A dead sinner revised and edited.
- Ambrose Bierce

In the United States there's a Puritan ethic and a mythology of success.
He who is successful is good.
In Latin countries, in Catholic countries,
a successful person is a sinner.
- Umberto Eco

God is not glorified in any transaction upon earth
so much as in the conversion of a sinner.
- Archibald Alexander

You may make some mistakes-but that doesn't make you a sinner.
You've got the very nature of God on the inside of you.
- Joel Osteen

I am an old sinner; and if God had designed mercy for me,
he would have called me home to himself before now.
- David Brainerd

A sinner can no more repent and believe without the
Holy Spirit's aid than he can create a world.
- Charles Spurgeon

I am and always will be a sinner.
But that's the beautiful thing about Jesus.
I'll always try to be a better person in the eyes of God.
But I'm not all of a sudden stepping up on a pedestal
and saying I'm holier than thou,
'cause I'm not!
- Billy Ray Cyrus

I am a most noteworthy sinner, but I have cried out
to the Lord for grace and mercy,
and they have covered me completely.
I have found the sweetest consolation since I made
it my whole purpose to enjoy His marvellous Presence.
- Christopher Columbus

None can less afford to delay than the aged sinner.
Now is the time.
Now or never.
You have, as it were, one foot already in the grave.
Your opportunities will soon be over.
Strive, then, I entreat you, to enter in at the strait gate.
- Archibald Alexander

The Vedanta recognizes no sin it only recognizes error.
And the greatest error, says the Vedanta is to say that you are weak,
that you are a sinner, a miserable creature,
and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.
- Swami Vivekananda

Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head,
and knows not that it brings abundance
to drive away the hunger.
- Saint Basil

And now here is my secret, a very simple secret:
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly;
what is essential is invisible to the eye.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Love is the beauty of the soul.
- Saint Augustine

Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever,
even if your whole world seems upset.
- Saint Francis de Sales

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly;
what is essential is invisible to the eye.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Love does not consist in gazing at each other,
but in looking outward together in the same direction.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit.
Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever,
even if your whole world seems upset.
- Saint Francis de Sales

A single event can awaken a stranger totally unknown to us.
To live is to be slowly born.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Spend time every day listening to what your muse is trying to tell you.
- Saint Bartholomew

God is not what you imagine
or what you think you understand.
If you understand you have failed.
- Saint Augustine

There is no hope of joy except in human relations.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

He that is jealous is not in love.
- Saint Augustine

Faith has to do with things that are not seen
and hope with things that are not at hand.
- Saint Thomas Aquinas.

The lullaby is the spell whereby the mother attempts
to transform herself back from an ogre to a saint.
- James Fenton

The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.
- Saint Augustine

Existentialism is about being a saint without God;
being your own hero,
without all the sanction and support of religion or society.
- Anita Brookner

No man can become a saint in his sleep.
- Henry Drummond

God hath made it a debt which one saint owes to another
to carry their names to a throne of grace.
- William Gurnall

About the Saint's amorous adventures,
by the way, I can't speak so brazenly.
- Leslie Charteris

In the absence of justice, what is sovereignty but organized robbery?
- Saint Augustine

War is not an adventure.
It is a disease.
It is like typhus.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it,
bearing within him the image of a cathedral.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

I shot this wonderful picture called American Saint a couple of years ago,
which is still looking for release.
- Vincent Schiavelli

Two people have been really liberating in my mind;
one is Wittgenstein and the other is Burke.
I read Burke before he was a secular saint,
before everyone was reading him.
- Clifford Geertz

Let's get on our knees and pray.
I don't know to whom.
Is there a patron saint of ballistics gel?
- Adam Savage

The worst of madmen is a saint run mad.
- Alexander Pope

I'm hardly a saint.
- Frank Langella

Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
- Saint Teresa of Avila

Living with a saint is more grueling than being one.
- Christian Nestell Bovee

A man does not have to be an angel in order to be saint.
- Albert Schweitzer

Character in a saint means the disposition of Jesus
Christ persistently manifested.
- Oswald Chambers

We cannot both preach and administer financial matters.
- Saint Stephen

One cannot become a saint when one works sixteen hours a day.
- Jean-Paul Sartre

Every religious pioneer, including Jesus Christ,
was persecuted by his contemporaries.
But once people understand me, their turn can be dramatic like Saint Paul's.
- Sun Myung Moon

The creed of a true saint is to make the best of life,
and to make the most of it.
- Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Many of the insights of the saint stem from their experience as sinners.
- Eric Hoffer

Others too would occasionally entertain and privately express such doubts;
though we all had been most solemnly warned by the
cruel murder of Saint Francis.
- Maria Monk

Satan trembles when he sees the weakest saint upon their knees.
- William Cowper

You don't become a saint until you lead a good life
whether in Tibet or Italy or America.
- Kenneth Rexroth

Don't call me a saint.
I don't want to be dismissed so easily.
- Dorothy Day

William Bennett is my patron saint, one of them.
Redd Foxx is another.
- Kinky Friedman


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