Talk to me about the truth of religion and I'll listen gladly. Talk to me about the duty of religion and I'll listen submissively. But don't come talking to me about the consolations of religion or I shall suspect that you don't understand.
~ C.S. Lewis (November 29, 1898 - November 22, 1963)
Waves: faith, Miscellaneous, My quotes about life, thought provoking, truth
New Year's Resolution: To tolerate fools more gladly, provided this does not encourage them to take up more of my time.
~ James Agate
Quotes on: New Year
Waves: general, Good, life, My Funny Quotes, Other Quotes
We are all going to dieSome a little richer or poorerThe end result is not to do it in painBut to gladly leave everything behind we gain
~ Arthur Tugman (December 25, 1938 - )
What I possess I would gladly retain, change amuses the mind, yet scarcely profits
~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (August 28, 1749 - March 22, 1832)
Waves: Change, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
How gladly would I meet mortality, my sentence, and be earth in sensible! how glad would lay me down, as in my mother's lap! There I should rest, and sleep secure.
~ John Milton (December 09, 1608 - November 08, 1674)
Waves: hee, mother
I think this has been one of the nicest cultural experiences that we have provided.
~ Jim Painter
Shall I then take my bread, and my water, and my flesh that I have killed for my shearers, and give it unto men, whom I know not whence they be? / So David's young men turned their way, and went again, and came and told him all those sayings.
~ The Bible
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
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