Poor David Hume is dying fast, but with more real cheerfulness and good humor and with more real resignation to the necessary course of things, than any whining Christian ever dyed with pretended resignation to the will of God.
By : Adam Smith
Well, I've never left my faith - but have I made a lot of mistakes? But was I fortunate that I was brought up in that Pentecostal church, where I heard about God's love and God's forgiveness.
By : Billy Ray Cyrus
The Achilles Heel of the Americas was the lack of cultural confidence typical of new settlers.
By : Arthur Erickson
And malt does more than Milton can To justify the ways of God to man.
By : Alfred Edward Housman
Even if my mother had no qualms of conscience concerning ownership of negroes, her sense of duty carried her far beyond the mere supplying of their physical needs, or requiring that they render faithful service.
By : John Sergeant Wise
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us.
By : Socrates
But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth: for the Father seeketh such to worship him. God is a spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.
By : Albert Pike
Being successful at a very young age gave me the confidence and the capability to try out other things.
By : Joshua Lederberg
How many things we held yesterday as articles of faith which today we tell as fables.
By : Michel de Montaigne