Bewilderment Related Quotes

[God says] Discipleship is not limited to what you can comprehend - it must transcend all comprehension. Plunge into the deep waters beyond your own comprehension, and I will help you to comprehend even as I do. Bewilderment is the true comprehension. Not to know where you are going is the true knowledge. My comprehension transcends yours.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

#Bewilderment #True Knowledge

In a world where there is so much noise, so much bewilderment, there is a need for silent adoration of Jesus concealed in the Host. Be assiduous in the prayer of adoration and teach it to the faithful. It is a source of comfort and light, particularly to those who are suffering.

Pope Benedict Xvi

#Bewilderment #Host

Their bewilderment is so great that, when one of the girls spoke of archery clubs being fashionable in the States, somebody blurted out: I suppose the Indians taught you?; and I am constantly expecting to ask Mrs. St. George how she heats her wigwam in winter.

Edith Wharton

#Bewilderment #Expecting #Fashionable

I can only regard with bewilderment an educated man who is also religious

Anton Chekhov


Changing our decision sets up a bad habit. It reinforces decision-making as an expression of bewilderment and ignorance, instead of wisdom and freedom.

Sakyong Mipham

#Bewilderment #Decision Making #Decision-making #Freedom Of Expression #Sets

Love is the ark appointed for the righteous, Which annuls the danger and provides a way of escape. Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment. Cleverness is mere opinion, bewilderment intuition.


#Appointed #Bewilderment #Cleverness #Intuition

I was set down from the carrier's cart at the age of three; and there with a sense of bewilderment and terror my life in the village began.

Laurie Lee

#Bewilderment #Cart #Village

I believe in not quite knowing. A writer needs to be doubtful, questioning. I write out of curiosity and bewilderment.

William Trevor

#Bewilderment #Curiosity

Jesus Christ: A common exclamation indicating surprise, disgust, anger or bewilderment.

Chaz Bufe

#Anger #Bewilderment #Common #Disgust

“The overwhelming bewilderment begins with the scores of competing plans that are being offered,”

Robert Hayes

#Begins #Bewilderment #Competing #Offered #Overwhelming #Plans #Scores