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Repentance Quotes

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

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

Bad men are full of repentance.
- Aristotle

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

Repentance is accepted remorse.
- Anne Sophie Swetchine

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

The darkest night is often the bridge to the brightest tomorrow.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To laugh often and much;
to win the respect of intelligent people
and the affection of children,
to leave the world a better place,
to know even one life has breathed easier
because you have lived,
this is to have succeeded.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.
- Chinese proverb often quoted by Eleanor Roosevelt

Laugh Loud - Laugh Often
Laugh At What's Funny - Laugh At What's Sad
Laugh At Me - Laugh At You - Laugh At Life
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Stand often in the company of dreamers.
They believe you can achieve impossible things.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.
- Swedish Proverb

When one door closes, another opens.
But often we look so long, so regretfully,
upon the closed door,
that we fail to see the one that is opened for us.
- Helen Keller

Live boldly. Laugh Loudly. Love Truly.
Play as often as you can
Work as smart as you are able.
Share your heart as deeply as you can reach.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Today is your day to laugh at life,
laugh at what's funny - laugh at what's sad,
laugh loud - laugh often,
laugh at me - laugh at you - laugh at life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The best cure for our own self-inflicted suffering
is often service to others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Live Well, Love Much, Laugh Often.
- Anonymous

A widespread belief is more often likely
to be foolish than sensible.
- Bertrand Russell

The greatest power is often simple patience.
- E. Joseph Cossman

Watch what people are cynical about,
and one can often discover what they lack.
- George S. Patton

Books can only reveal us to ourselves,
and as often as they do us this service we lay them aside.
- Henry David Thoreau

Being defeated is often a temporary condition.
Giving up is what makes it permanent.
- Marilyn vos Savant

Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand,
the spines of others are often stiffened.
- Billy Graham

By not caring too much about what people think,
I'm able to think for myself
and propagate ideas which are very often unpopular.
And I succeed.
- Albert Ellis

They must often change,
who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
- Confucius

When trouble arises and things look bad,
there is always one individual who perceives a solution
and is willing to take command.
Very often, that individual is crazy.
- Dave Barry

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

Great talents are the most lovely
and often the most dangerous
fruits on the tree of humanity.
They hang upon the most slender twigs
that are easily snapped off.
- Carl Jung

Anger is often more hurtful than the injury that caused it.
- English Proverb


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