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Repent Quotes

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We never repent of having eaten too little.
- Thomas Jefferson

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May we so love as never to have occasion
to repent of our love!
- Henry David Thoreau

As to marriage or celibacy, let a man
take which course he will,
he will be sure to repent.
- Socrates

If America is too arrogant, too prideful to repent,
it's not the kind of country that God wants it to be.
- Tony Campolo

 

Some persons do first, think afterward,
and then repent forever.
- Thomas Secker

People seldom do what they believe in.
They do what is convenient, then repent.
- Bob Dylan

It is much easier to repent of sins that we have committed
than to repent of those that we intend to commit.
- Josh Billings

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

What is past is past, there is a future left to all men,
who have the virtue to repent and the energy to atone.
- Robert Bulwer-Lytton

I'm always suspicious of people who repent of other people's sins.
- Jean-Marie Le Pen

Seek out your bishop.
He will show you how to repent and will help you do it.
- Richard G. Scott

It is impossible to repent of love.
The sin of love does not exist.
- Muriel Spark

When death, the great reconciler, has come,
it is never our tenderness that we repent of,
but our severity.
- George Eliot

Every one goes astray, but the least imprudent are
they who repent the soonest.
- Voltaire

We often repent of our first thoughts,
and scarce ever of our second.
- Horace Walpole

When death comes it is never our tenderness that we repent from,
but our severity.
- George Eliot

We will have to repent in this generation,
not merely for the vitriolic words and actions of the bad people,
but for the appalling silence of the good people.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Grief walks upon the heels of pleasure;
married in haste,
we repent at leisure.
- William Congreve

To sigh, yet not recede; to grieve, yet not repent.
- George Crabbe

It's bad when you fail morally.
It's worse when you don't repent.
- Luis Palau

The new fashion is to talk about the most private parts of your life;
other fashion is to repent of your excesses and to
criticize the drugs that made you happy in the other times.
- Mick Jagger

Most people repent their sins by thanking God they
ain't so wicked as their neighbors.
- Josh Billings

I was being called to surrender the very citadel of my self.
I was completely in the dark.
I did not really know what repentance was or what I
was required to repent of.
It was indeed the turning point of my life.
- Bede Griffiths

Unfortunately, I was not wise enough to listen to her advice,
and hastily married.
In a few weeks, I had occasion to repent of the step I had taken,
as the report proved true - a report which I thought justified,
and indeed required, our separation.
- Maria Monk

A bad book is the worse that it cannot repent.
It has not been the devil's policy to keep the masses of mankind in ignorance;
but finding that they will read,
he is doing all in his power to poison their books.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

I decided that my means were sufficient to enable me
to devote myself to botany,
a determination which I never, during the long period of my subsequent career,
had on any occasion any reason to repent of.
- George Bentham

Men of age object too much, consult too long,
adventure too little, repent too soon,
and seldom drive business home to the full period,
but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.
- Dale Carnegie

I worked in rep for six years, then I came to London
and to the National Theatre.
What's better than that?
- Imelda Staunton

When really you've gone to drama school and rep and
then you've come to London and gone to auditions and you've worked,
solidly, for years.
But that all gets forgotten.
- Julia Ormond

When I left drama school, there were dozens of rep
theatres you could apply to where you got a good training.
- Brenda Blethyn

I'm an athlete rep, so I'll be available if they need me for anything.
- Shannon Miller

An acting assistant stage manager in a theater in Canterbury,
a rep theater.
A small wage but just enough to get by on,
and I made props and I walked on, and I changed scenery,
and I realized that I just loved it.
- Jeremy Irons

And he repents in thorns that sleeps in beds of roses.
- Francis Quarles

Be careful how you spend your time: Spend your time
in nothing which you know must be repented of.
- Richard Baxter

I have often repented speaking, but never of holding my tongue.
- Xenocrates

Enthusiasm - a distemper of youth, curable by small
doses of repentance in connection with outward applications of experience.
- Ambrose Bierce

Repentance is but want of power to sin.
- John Dryden

Repentance is accepted remorse.
- Anne Sophie Swetchine

Anger begins with folly, and ends with repentance.
- Beverly Sills

For the most part fraud in the end secures for its
companions repentance and shame.
- Charles Simmons

There is no original sin.
You don't have to pay repentance to anything or anybody.
- Desmond Harrington

There is no refuge from memory and remorse in this world.
The spirits of our foolish deeds haunt us,
with or without repentance.
- Gilbert Parker

Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine.
The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none.
- Thomas Carlyle

To sin offers repentance and forgiveness;
not to sin offers only punishment.
- Jose Bergamin

The pattern of the prodigal is: rebellion,
ruin, repentance, reconciliation, restoration.
- Edwin Louis Cole

The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy.
The repentance of a hypocrite is itself hypocrisy.
- William Hazlitt

Bad men are full of repentance.
- Aristotle

Put a bridle on thy tongue; set a guard before thy lips,
lest the words of thine own mouth destroy thy peace...
on much speaking cometh repentance, but in silence is safety.
- William Drummond

According to Islamic principles, when a man is accused of heresy,
he is given the choice between repentance and punishment.
- Naguib Mahfouz

God be praised for his gracious long suffering towards
me in sparing my life so long.
Grant, gracious God, that I may make a good use of
the time that thou mayest be pleased yet to grant me for repentance.
- Patrick Gordon

John the Baptist, who we are told was related by blood to Jesus,
was preaching the impending judgement of God,
urging repentance and moral reform, and baptizing in
the Jordan River those who responded.
- Kenneth Scott Latourette

When a child can be brought to tears,
and not from fear of punishment, but from repentance
he needs no chastisement.
When the tears begin to flow from the grief of their
conduct you can be sure there is an angel nestling in their heart.
- Horace Mann

But however long you may have continued in rebellion,
and how ever black and long the catalog of your sins,
yet if you will now turn to God by a sincere repentance,
and believe in the Lord Jesus Christ,
you shall not be cast out.
- Archibald Alexander

The last three or four reps is what makes the muscle grow.
This area of pain divides the champion from someone
else who is not a champion.
That's what most people lack, having the guts to go
on and just say they'll go through the pain no matter what happens.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

What we face may look insurmountable.
But I learned something from all those years of training and competing.
I learned something from all those sets and reps when
I didn't think I could lift another ounce of weight.
What I learned is that we are always stronger than we know.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

The biggest deal for me was that all 24 winners are
placed on the Billboard CD of the Year,
which went out to 500 of the biggest Music Reps in the business,
from radio and press to management and booking.
- Arthur Godfrey

Personally, I have fond memories of playing
on slippery rocks on the banks of a rushing river
as a child and hitchhiking in college.
To those who say, "But times are different now,"
I reply that statistically life is much safer now
than in the 1950s, with regard to both crime and accidents.
What has changed is our attitudes.
In those years, a broken leg from falling off a swing
or the back of a tractor was just part of childhood -
an excuse for gathering autographs.
Today that broken leg would be a source
of outrage and probably lawsuits.
I long for a simpler time when life was taken less seriously.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him,
and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation.
- Moliere

There are those, I know, who will reply that the liberation of humanity,
the freedom of man and mind, is nothing but a dream.
They are right.
It is.
It is the American Dream.
- Archibald MacLeish

I finally had to go to the American Civil Liberties
Union here in northern California to get my reply published
to what I considered to be a hatchet job done by Stanley Crouch.
- Ishmael Reed

My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard.
Mother would come out and say, "You're tearing up the grass";
"We're not raising grass," Dad would reply.
"We're raising boys".
- Harmon Killebrew

This will be our reply to violence: to make music more intensely,
more beautifully, more devotedly than ever before.
- Leonard Bernstein

There are few circumstances which so strongly distinguish the philosopher,
as the calmness with which he can reply to criticisms
he may think undeservedly severe.
- Charles Babbage

The usual complaint is, 'I have no other way of earning a living.'
The harsh reply can be,
'Do you have to live?'
- Tertullian

In reply, I can only plead that a discovery which seems
to contradict the general tenor of previous investigations
is naturally received with much hesitation.
- Charles Lyell

Imagination allows us to escape the predictable.
It enables us to reply to the common wisdom that we cannot soar by saying,
"Just watch!"
- Bill Bradley

I'll be glad to reply to or dodge your questions,
depending on what I think will help our election most.
- George H. W. Bush

You do get some weirdos, but if there are any nice
people out there who want to write to me pleasantly,
then they'll get a pleasant reply back!
- Katie Price

Even now, when I'm asked how I'm doing,
I like to reply, 'Pretty good.
I've got all my fingers and both eyes.
- Charley Pride

The proper reply to right wing religiosity is not to
insist that politics and religion don't mix.
This is the stock response of the left.
- Christopher Lasch

Theirs is not to make reply: Theirs is not to reason why:
Theirs is but to do and die.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson


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