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Humility is a Divine property and the perfection of the Christian life. It is attained through obedience. He who is not obedient cannot gain humility. There are very few in the world today who have obedience. Our humility is in proportion to our obedience.


Elder Thaddeus of Vitovnica


#eastern-orthodoxy #humility #obedience #life

The whole teaching of the Gospel is really a teaching about loving. The fact that we fall short of it condemns us, but doesn't make its declaration less true.


Metropolitan Anthony Bloom


#gospel #love #orthodoxy #love

It is a curious thing, do you know, Cranly said dispassionately, how your mind is supersaturated with the religion in which you say you disbelieve.


James Joyce


#faith

There are several such issues where I have departed radically from the Republican orthodoxy.


William Weld


#i #issues #orthodoxy #radically #republican

I don't subscribe to any particular orthodoxy, so I don't define it and I don't put it into a definition that other people have to conform to. An expression I always use is, there is a God and it's not me.


Michael J. Fox


#any #conform #define #definition #expression

I believe that Orthodoxy has been thinking lately, and despite other impressions, that we can't have full sacramental communion if we don't first have a fundamental agreement on the question of the primacy, that still isn't there.


Karl Lehmann


#been #believe #communion #despite #first

The atmosphere of orthodoxy is always damaging to prose, and above all it is completely ruinous to the novel, the most anarchical of all forms of literature.


George Orwell


#always #atmosphere #completely #damaging #forms

Universal orthodoxy is enriched by every new discovery of truth: what at first appeared universal, by wishing to stand still, sooner or later becomes a sect.


Edgar Quinet


#becomes #discovery #enriched #every #first

I came to the conclusion that in order to end racial barriers, I needed to run for the office of the president and put forth an agenda of social justice and world peace. In addition, I concluded that someone needed to run and challenge the liberal orthodoxy.


Jesse Jackson


#agenda #barriers #came #challenge #concluded

The clear problem of the outlawing of insult is that too many things can be interpreted as such. Criticism, ridicule, sarcasm, merely stating an alternative point of view to the orthodoxy, can be interpreted as insult.


Rowan Atkinson


#clear #criticism #insult #interpreted #many






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