Earnest Related Quotes



In the life of earnest Christians who pursue and profess holiness, humility ought to be the chief mark of their uprightness.

Andrew Murray

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I am a humble but very earnest seeker after truth.

Mahatma Gandhi

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Women are certainly more happy in this than we men: their employments occupy a smaller portion of their thoughts, and the earnest longing of the heart, the beautiful inner life of the fancy, always commands the greater part.

Friedrich Schleiermacher

#Earnest #Inner Life


Art must always remain earnest... Art must be serious, no sarcasm, comedy. One does not laugh at a loved one.

Arshile Gorky

#Earnest #Remain #Sarcasm


In the 1950s and '60s the [democrat] party included many obviously earnest and thoughtful liberals who supported goals that were in line with and expressions of serious beliefs. They believed that America was an exceptional country.

Peggy Noonan

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Let a man be but in earnest in praying against a temptation as the tempter is in pressing it, and he needs not proceed by a surer measure.

Robert South

#Earnest #Praying #Proceed


He who says he hates every kind of flattery, and says it in earnest, certainly does not yet know every kind of flattery.

Georg C. Lichtenberg

#Earnest #Flattery


May your convictions be deep, your love real, and your desires earnest

Charles Spurgeon

#Desires #Earnest #Real Love


Methinks every true Christian should be exceedingly earnest in prayer concerning the souls of the ungodly; and when they are so, how abundantly God blesses them and how the church prospers!

Charles Spurgeon

#Abundantly #Earnest #Exceedingly #Prospers


If anything is spoken in jest, it is not fair to turn it to earnest.

Plautus

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