Piety Quotes

Found 5 quotes in the topic of Piety .
[ Page 1 of 1 ]
William Blake

"You smile with pomp and rigor, you talk of benevolence and virtue; I act with benevolence and virtue and get murdered time after time." William Blake
Add Category or Author

Piety   

Samuel Johnson

"A wicked fellow is the most pious when he takes to it. He'll beat you all at piety." Samuel Johnson
Add Category or Author

Piety   

Samuel Johnson

"Piety practiced in solitude, like the flower that blooms in the desert, may give its fragrance to the winds of heaven, and delight those unbodied spirits that survey the works of God and the actions of men; but it bestows no assistance upon earthly beings, and however free from taints of impurity, yet wants the sacred splendor of beneficence." Samuel Johnson
Add Category or Author

Piety   

.

"The weaker sex, to piety more prone." William Alexander
Add Category or Author

Piety   

.

"I judge a man by his actions with men, much more than by his declarations Godwards -- When I find him to be envious, carping, spiteful, hating the successes of others, and complaining that the world has never done enough for him, I am apt to doubt whether his humility before God will atone for his want of manliness." Anthony Trollope
Add Category or Author

Piety   





Add this widget to your website!


Popular Current Topics

You Might Like This Author

Yogi Berra
Birth: 1925-05-12

"It's never happened in the World Series competition, and it still hasn't."

One of the greatest baseball players, managers and coaches during in the second half of the 20th century, Yogi Berra held records for the most home runs hit as a catcher and most consecutive games without an error. He signed a contract with the New York Yankees in 1942, fought in the war, then rejoined the team in 1946, serving as catcher until 1963. Berra played in 14 World Series. After retiring, he managed the Yankees, then the Mets. Berra is one of the few coaches to manage pennant winners in the American and National Leagues and was named to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1972. He w…



"The words you need by the people you admire."

Copyright © 2002-2013 Great Quotes.com


Contact