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Noah Webster Quotes and Sayings

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The ecclesiastical establishments of Europe which serve
to support tyrannical governments are not the Christian
religion but abuses and corruptions of it.
- Noah Webster

The Bible must be considered as the great source of
all the truth by which men are to be guided in government
as well as in all social transactions.
- Noah Webster

No truth is more evident to my mind than that the Christian
religion must be the basis of any government intended
to secure the rights and privileges of a free people.
- Noah Webster

In my view, the Christian religion is the most important
and one of the first things in which all children,
under a free government ought to be instructed.
- Noah Webster

 

It is the sincere desire of the writer that our citizens
should early understand that the genuine source of
correct republican principles is the bible,
particularly the New Testament or the Christian religion.
- Noah Webster

All the miseries and evils which men suffer from vice,
crime, ambition, injustice, oppression,
slavery and war, proceed from their despising or neglecting
the precepts contained in the Bible.
- Noah Webster

When a citizen gives his suffrage to a man of known
immorality he abuses his trust;
he sacrifices not only his own interest,
but that of his neighbor; he betrays the interest of his country.
- Noah Webster

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Religion which is interested only in itself,
in its prestige and success, in its institutions and ecclesiastical niceties,
is worse than vanity; it is essentially incestuous.
- S. H. Miller

Doctrinal rightness and rightness of ecclesiastical position are important,
but only as a starting point to go on into a living relationship -
and not as ends in themselves.
- Francis Schaeffer

Some people have compared the Klan images to ecclesiastical figures.
- Andres Serrano

The ecclesiastical system of Rome, and particularly its leaders,
for a thousand years and more thought that the earth
is fixed and that everything else revolves about it.
- Joseph Franklin Rutherford

The secular world is more spiritual than it thinks,
just as the ecclesiastical world is more materialist
than it cares to acknowledge.
- Lionel Blue

Although it was in primitive times and differently
called the Lord's day or Sunday,
yet it was never denominated the Sabbath;
a name constantly appropriate to Saturday,
or the Seventh day both by sacred and ecclesiastical writers.
- Charles Buck

Notwithstanding this high Ecclesiastical authority,
he who dared accept truth only because it could be proved,
or proved to be good, and disregard authority,
was commonly stigmatized as an infidel.
- Ethan A. Hitchcock

The doctrine of blind obedience and unqualified submission to any human power,
whether civil or ecclesiastical, is the doctrine of despotism,
and ought to have no place among Republicans and Christians.
- Angelina Grimke

It was under a solemn consciousness of the dangers
from ecclesiastical ambition,
the bigotry of spiritual pride, and the intolerance of sects...
that is was deemed advisable to exclude from the national
government all power to act upon the subject.
- Joseph Story

Lord, grant that I might not so much
seek to be loved as to love.
- St. Francis of Assisi PHOTO

If anyone has material possessions and sees his brother in need
but has no pity on him, how can the love of God be in him?
- 1 John 3:17 PHOTO

If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one.
- Mother Teresa PHOTO

Do not let Sunday be taken from you.
If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.
- Albert Schweitzer PHOTO

A new command I give you: Love one another.
As I have loved you, so you must love one another.
- Jesus of Nazareth (John 13:34) PHOTO

A common denominator of all religions is that
they have the power to bring out the best and the worst in people.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

The essence of all religions is one.
Only their approaches are different.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi PHOTO

The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was:
"If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?"
But... the good Samaritan reversed the question:
"If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?"
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

We can never be the better for our religion
if our neighbor is the worse for it.
- Anonymous

The mystery of the beginning
of all things is insoluble by us;
and I for one, must be content to remain an agnostic.
- Charles Darwin

Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
- Mother Teresa

Re-examine all that you have been told...
dismiss that which insults your soul.
- Walt Whitman

I love you when you bow in your mosque,
kneel in your temple, pray in your church.
For you and I are sons of one religion,
and it is the Spirit.
- Khalil Gibran

Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.
- Joseph Addison

Christmas waves a magic wand over this world,
and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
- Norman Vincent Peale

Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection,
not in books alone, but in every leaf in spring-time.
- Martin Luther

Ask and it will be given to you;
seek and you will find;
knock and the door will be opened to you.
- Matthew 7:7

You hold onto religion, you know,
rules, regulations, traditions.
I think what God is interested in
is people's hearts, and that's hard enough.
- Bono

Forgive Your Brother from Your Heart.
- Matthew 18:21-22

The miracle is not that we do this work,
but that we are happy to do it.
- Mother Teresa

When an inner situation is not made conscious,
it appears outside as fate.
- Carl Jung

The function of prayer is not to influence God,
but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.
- Soren Kierkegaard

I distrust those people who know so well
what God wants them to do,
because I notice it always coincides
with their own desires.
- Susan B. Anthony

Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace.
- St Francis of Assisi

As a man thinketh in his heart, so is he.
- The Bible

Let us touch the dying, the poor,
the lonely and the unwanted
according to the graces we have received
and let us not be ashamed
or slow to do the humble work.
- Mother Teresa

You have heard that it was said,
"Love your neighbor and hate your enemy."
But I tell you: Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you.
- Matthew 5:43-44

Humility is not thinking less of yourself,
it's thinking of yourself less.
- Rick Warren (author of The Purpose Driven(R) Life)

The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie,
deliberate, contrived and dishonest,
but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic.
- John F. Kennedy

We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe,
nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws,
but the smallest insect, we wish
to be created at once by special act.
- Charles Darwin

I reject any religious doctrine that does not appeal
to reason and is in conflict with morality.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

What people believe prevails over the truth.
- Sophocles

Love one another.
- Jesus of Nazareth

Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace.
Where there is hatred, let me sow love.
- St. Francis of Assisi

To everything there is a season,
and a time to every purpose under heaven:
A time to be born, and a time to die.
- Ecclesiastes 3:1

If you have a particular faith or religion,
that is good. But you can survive without it.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Whether one believes in a religion or not,
and whether one believes in rebirth or not,
there isn't anyone who doesn't
appreciate kindness and compassion.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

We are all pencils in the hand of God.
- Mother Teresa

We must be ready to learn from one another,
not claiming that we alone possess all truth
and that somehow we have a corner on God.
- Archbishop Desmond Tutu

When we blindly adopt a religion,
a political system, a literary dogma,
we become automatons. We cease to grow.
- Anais Nin

I do not believe in the God of the theologians;
but that there is a Supreme Intelligence I do not doubt.
- Thomas Edison

Nothing is so firmly believed as what is least known.
- Michel de Montaigne

From the solemn gloom of the temple
children run out to sit in the dust,
God watches them play and forgets the priest.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Love is patient, love is kind.
It does not envy, it does not boast,
It is not proud. It does not dishonor others,
It is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered,
It keeps no record of wrongs.
Love does not delight in evil
but rejoices with the truth.
It always protects, always trusts,
always hopes, always perseveres.
Love never fails.
- Corinthians 13:4-8 (NIV)

Science gives man knowledge, which is power;
religion gives man wisdom, which is control.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

We can live without religion and meditation,
but we cannot survive without human affection.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Morality is simply the attitude we adopt
towards people whom we personally dislike.
- Oscar Wilde

Gentleness, self-sacrifice and generosity
are the exclusive possession of no one race or religion.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I never considered a difference of opinion
in politics, in religion, in philosophy,
as cause for withdrawing from a friend.
- Thomas Jefferson

If you believe in forever,
then life is just a one night stand.
- The Righteous Brothers

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

A willingness to laugh at itself is what distinguishes
a compassionate religion from a cult.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A new friend is like new wine;
when it has aged you will drink it with pleasure.
- Ecclesiastes 9:10

When all is said and done,
the one sole condition that makes
spiritual happiness and preserves it
is the absence of doubt.
- Mark Twain


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