Saturday, April 08, 2017

We have faults, and other quotes

The posting of quotes by human authors does not constitute agreement with either the quotes or their sources. (I try to confirm the sources that I give, but may miss on occasion; please verify if possible.)

"We have faults which we have hardly used yet." -- Pogo (the cartoon character)

"Good old Bedside Baptist, where Pastor Pillow and Deacon Sheets preside with somnolent gravity."

"The real minimum wage is zero." -- Thomas Sowell

"If we ditch the Bible, we might as well open a mosque, bow toward Mecca five times a day, and say repeatedly, Only Allah is God; Only Allah is Great." -- W. F. Bell

"There is no such thing as excess in our taking of this spiritual food. There is no such virtue as temperance in spiritual feasting." -- Jonathan Edwards

"Evangelicals have confused Christ’s command to love others with being likable, as if that were an attribute of God." -- Larry Alex Taunton

“The way to stop discrimination on the basis of race is to stop discriminating on the basis of race.” -- Supreme Court Justice John G. Roberts

"Though anger may come into the bosom of a wise man, it rests only in the bosom of fools." -- Matthew Henry

"You cannot teach some people anything because they already know so much that is not so." -- attributed to J. B. Gambrell

"In a culture of free religion and free market, no one is obligated to support a church in any way, yet free to speak ill of her at their leisure." -- Joel Rainey

"The holiness of God is traumatic to unholy people." -- R. C. Sproul

"Be careful of making your living your life." -- Tommy Nelson

"The key to heaven was hung on a nail on a tree." -- copied

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