Famous quotes by Priests

PriestsThroughout history, Priests have been a source of spiritual advice as well as comfort for numerous. Their words of knowledge have been passed down through generations, supplying understanding into the human condition and offering a course to a much more significant life. From the ancient trainings of Confucius to the contemporary musings of Pope Francis, these quotes by Priests offer classic suggestions on exactly how to live a life of objective as well as delight. Whether you're searching for ideas or simply a few words of encouragement, these quotes by Priests will certainly aid you find the toughness and also guts to encounter life's obstacles.
Small: Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves
Ernest Dimnet
"Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves"
Ernest Dimnet, Priest
Small: Change is not made without inconvenience, even from worse to better
Richard Hooker
"Change is not made without inconvenience, even from worse to better"
Richard Hooker, Priest
Small: The happiness of most people is not ruined by great catastrophes or fatal errors, but by the repetition of slo
Ernest Dimnet
"The happiness of most people is not ruined by great catastrophes or fatal errors, but by the repetition of slowly destructive little things"
Ernest Dimnet, Priest
Small: He that goeth about to persuade a multitude that they are not so well governed as they ought to be shall never
Richard Hooker
"He that goeth about to persuade a multitude that they are not so well governed as they ought to be shall never want attentive and favorable hearers"
Richard Hooker, Priest
Small: When the best things are not possible, the best may be made of those that are
Richard Hooker
"When the best things are not possible, the best may be made of those that are"
Richard Hooker, Priest
Small: The history of the past interests us only in so far as it illuminates the history of the present
Ernest Dimnet
"The history of the past interests us only in so far as it illuminates the history of the present"
Ernest Dimnet, Priest
Small: Architecture, of all the arts, is the one which acts the most slowly, but the most surely, on the soul
Ernest Dimnet
"Architecture, of all the arts, is the one which acts the most slowly, but the most surely, on the soul"
Ernest Dimnet, Priest
Small: Most people suspend their judgment till somebody else has expressed his own and then they repeat it
Ernest Dimnet
"Most people suspend their judgment till somebody else has expressed his own and then they repeat it"
Ernest Dimnet, Priest
Small: Americans cannot realize how many chances for mental improvement they lose by their inveterate habit of keepin
Ernest Dimnet
"Americans cannot realize how many chances for mental improvement they lose by their inveterate habit of keeping six conversations when there are twelve in the room"
Ernest Dimnet, Priest
Small: All serious conversations gravitate towards philosophy
Ernest Dimnet
"All serious conversations gravitate towards philosophy"
Ernest Dimnet, Priest
Small: A book, like a landscape, is a state of consciousness varying with readers
Ernest Dimnet
"A book, like a landscape, is a state of consciousness varying with readers"
Ernest Dimnet, Priest
Small: Life is a succession of lessons enforced by immediate reward, or, oftener, by immediate chastisement
Ernest Dimnet
"Life is a succession of lessons enforced by immediate reward, or, oftener, by immediate chastisement"
Ernest Dimnet, Priest
Small: Education is the methodical creation of the habit of thinking
Ernest Dimnet
"Education is the methodical creation of the habit of thinking"
Ernest Dimnet, Priest
Small: Ideas are the root of creation
Ernest Dimnet
"Ideas are the root of creation"
Ernest Dimnet, Priest
Small: From here it sounds great to say well all get together soon, but all I know is this: you can call me fifty day
Richard Hooker
"From here it sounds great to say we'll all get together soon, but all I know is this: you can call me fifty days or fifty years from now and I'll be glad to see you"
Richard Hooker, Priest
Small: To live by one mans will becomes the cause of all misery
Richard Hooker
"To live by one man's will becomes the cause of all misery"
Richard Hooker, Priest
Small: Whatsoever is good the same is also approved of God
Richard Hooker
"Whatsoever is good; the same is also approved of God"
Richard Hooker, Priest
Small: Providence was well aware what lay ahead for me, and my Capuchin training was to prepare me for it
Abbe Pierre
"Providence was well aware what lay ahead for me, and my Capuchin training was to prepare me for it"
Abbe Pierre, Priest
Small: My family background was deeply Christian
Abbe Pierre
"My family background was deeply Christian"
Abbe Pierre, Priest
Small: Its not enough to attend church and pray every Sunday you have to act
Abbe Pierre
"It's not enough to attend church and pray every Sunday; you have to act"
Abbe Pierre, Priest
Small: The process of my transformation came to a head with my discovery of St. Francis of Assisi during a pilgrimage
Abbe Pierre
"The process of my transformation came to a head with my discovery of St. Francis of Assisi during a pilgrimage I went on with a scout troop from my school"
Abbe Pierre, Priest
Small: Is it the right thing to burn Qurans? Legally? Can pastor burn Quran tomorrow? People accept legally it is rig
Kilari Anand Paul
"Is it the right thing to burn Qurans? Legally? Can pastor burn Quran tomorrow? People accept legally it is right. But is it the right thing to do? No"
Kilari Anand Paul, Priest
Small: I can tell you 100 percent Pastor Jones will not burn the Quran tomorrow. There will be no Quran burning
Kilari Anand Paul
"I can tell you 100 percent Pastor Jones will not burn the Quran tomorrow. There will be no Quran burning"
Kilari Anand Paul, Priest
Small: Does the imam have a legal right to build the mosque at Ground Zero? The answer is yes. But is it the right th
Kilari Anand Paul
"Does the imam have a legal right to build the mosque at Ground Zero? The answer is yes. But is it the right thing to do? The answer is no. And most Americans, and most moderate Muslims, join with me in that call"
Kilari Anand Paul, Priest
Small: What I would say to the young men and women who are beset by hopelessness and doubt is that they should go and
Abbe Pierre
"What I would say to the young men and women who are beset by hopelessness and doubt is that they should go and see what is being done on the ground to fight poverty, not like going to the zoo but to take action, to open their hearts and their consciences"
Abbe Pierre, Priest
Small: Its true that humanity has seen a succession of crises, wars and atrocities, but this negative side is offset
Abbe Pierre
"It's true that humanity has seen a succession of crises, wars and atrocities, but this negative side is offset by advances in technology and cultural exchanges"
Abbe Pierre, Priest
Small: I came from a wealthy family. I made over my share of the estate to various charities
Abbe Pierre
"I came from a wealthy family. I made over my share of the estate to various charities"
Abbe Pierre, Priest
Small: After the war, prompted by the Cardinal Archbishop of Paris, I entered Parliament so that a priest could speak
Abbe Pierre
"After the war, prompted by the Cardinal Archbishop of Paris, I entered Parliament so that a priest could speak out for the poor, as canon law at that time still permitted"
Abbe Pierre, Priest
Small: Those seven years in the cloister were the key to my life
Abbe Pierre
"Those seven years in the cloister were the key to my life"
Abbe Pierre, Priest
Small: Illness has always brought me nearer to a state of grace
Abbe Pierre
"Illness has always brought me nearer to a state of grace"
Abbe Pierre, Priest
Page 1 of 2