Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Sinners Quotes

I hope you find great value in these Quotes about Sinners from my large collection of inspirational quotes and motivational sayings.

God creates out of nothing. Wonderful you say.
Yes, to be sure, but he does what is still more wonderful:
he makes saints out of sinners.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Related topics: Christian Religion Psychology Philosophy

Heaven finds an ear when sinners find a tongue.
- Francis Quarles

Kindness has converted more sinners than zeal,
eloquence, or learning.
- Frederick William Faber

The devil had as good have let Paul alone,
for he no sooner comes into prison but he falls a preaching,
at which the gates of Satan's prison fly open,
and poor sinners come forth.
- William Gurnall

 

The gods look in pleasure on penitent sinners.
- Theodor Adorno

There are only two kinds of men: the righteous who
think they are sinners and the sinners who think they are righteous.
- Blaise Pascal

A large part of mankind is angry not with the sins,
but with the sinners.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


The church saves sinners, but science seeks to stop their manufacture.
- Elbert Hubbard

We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven.
God has a soft spot for sinners.
His standards are quite low.
- Desmond Tutu

You should not believe your conscience and your feelings
more than the word which the Lord who receives sinners preaches to you.
- Martin Luther

Saints need sinners.
- Alan Watts

A church is a hospital for sinners, not a museum for saints.
- Abigail Van Buren

The Methodists love your big sinners,
as proper subjects to work upon.
- Horace Walpole

But the issue is not only life and death but our existence
before God and our being judged by him.
All of us were sinners before him and worthy of condemnation.
- Hans Urs von Balthasar

No attribute of God is more dreadful to sinners than His holiness.
- Matthew Henry

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

The major gossip columnists were more concerned with
protecting the industry than with gunning down sinners.
- Gloria Swanson

I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints -
the sinners are much more fun.
- Billy Joel

As writers and readers, as sinners and citizens,
our realism and our aesthetic sense make us wary of
crediting the positive note.
- Seamus Heaney

Millions of hells of sinners cannot come near to exhaust infinite grace.
- Samuel Rutherford

See, I think if it just became who's sleeping with whom,
then there's no reason to prefer one party over the other,
'cause the truth is we're all sinners.
- Paul Begala

We were old sinners - but when we came to Christ we are not sinners anymore.
- Joel Osteen

Now the Bible tells us that we are all by nature,
sinners, that we are slaves to sin and Satan,
and that unless we are converted, or born again,
we must be miserable forever.
- Jupiter Hammon

By his disobedience of God's law, before man had exercised
his power to bring children into the earth,
not only Adam lost everything for himself,
but his children were born as sinners,
imperfect, and without the right to live.
- Joseph Franklin Rutherford

We need religion as a guide.
We need it because we are imperfect.
Our government needs the church, because only those
humble enough to admit they are sinners can bring to
democracy the tolerance it requires in order to survive.
- Jeff Miller

The natural response of the old-timers is to build
a strong moral wall against the outside.
This is where the world starts to be painted in black and white,
saints inside, and sinners outside the wall.
- Mary Douglas

When news of the crash came, probably a lot of people
in small towns and farms across America felt a sense
of grim satisfaction that the sinners had finally been
punished for their wicked ways.
- Ron Chernow

Therefore, don't let sinners take courage to think
they will be favoured like the thief on the cross;
for we see on the other side,
they may be like the hardened one, and reproach death itself.
- Elias Hicks

To me it seems as plain as can be that the Bible declares
that all the wicked will God destroy;
again,
that those who, during the Millennial age when brought
to a knowledge of the truth,
shall prove willful sinners will be punished with everlasting destruction.
- Charles T. Russell

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Love is the beauty of the soul.
- Saint Augustine

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Sinners Quotes.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.