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Repentance is but want of power to sin
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"Repentance is but want of power to sin"

- John Dryden

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John Dryden's quote recommends that repentance is a sign of strength, not weak point. It implies that when we repent, we are actively picking to turn away from sin and towards righteousness. This is an effective act of will, and it requires strength and courage to make the decision to alter our habits. Repentance is not a simple thing to do, and it takes a great deal of self-control and discipline to turn away from our sinful habits. By selecting to repent, we are showing that we have the power to withstand temptation and to make better options. We are demonstrating that we have the strength to conquer our sinful desires and to live a more exemplary life.

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John Dryden This quote is written / told by John Dryden between August 9, 1631 and May 12, 1700. He was a famous Poet from England. The author also have 48 other quotes.

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