„Scripture points out this difference between believers and unbelievers; the latter, as old slaves of their incurable perversity, cannot endure the rod; but the former, like children of noble birth, profit by repentance and correction.“

—  Jan Kalwin

Page 57.
Golden Booklet of the True Christian Life (1551)

Pochodzi z Wikiquote. Ostatnia aktualizacja 3 czerwca 2021. Historia
Jan Kalwin Fotografia
Jan Kalwin4
reformator chrześcijaństwa, twórca kalwinizmu 1509 - 1564

Podobne cytaty

„There's a difference between playing and playing games. The former is an act of joy, the latter — an act.“

—  Vera Nazarian American writer 1966

Źródło: The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration

Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel Fotografia
Don Feder Fotografia

„The only difference between the Chinese Communist Party and the Mafia is that the former is more successful at what it does, while the latter lacks an ideological rationale for its crimes. Ergo, totalitarianism must be the starting point in any discussion of China.“

—  Don Feder writer; Media consultant 1946

The Single Most Important Thing About China https://web.archive.org/web/20111110072549/http://www.humanevents.com/article.php?id=18920 (January 12, 2007)

Hannah Arendt Fotografia

„Religion is bound up in the difference between the sense of ignorance and the sense of mystery: the former means, "I know not"; the latter means "I know not; but it is known."“

—  William Ernest Hocking American philosopher 1873 - 1966

Źródło: The Meaning of God in Human Experience (1912), Ch. XVI : The Original Sources of the Knowledge of God, p. 235.

Chinmayananda Saraswati Fotografia

„Plan out your work Then work out your plan. The former without the latter is a sheer waste. The latter without the former is mere unproductive confusion.“

—  Chinmayananda Saraswati Indian spiritual teacher 1916 - 1993

Quotations from Gurudev’s teachings, Chinmya Mission Chicago

Lauretta Bender Fotografia

„She does not believe that Wonder Woman tends to masochism or sadism. Furthermore, she believes that even if it did-you can teach either perversion to children-one can only bring out what is inherent in the child. However she did make the reservation that if the woman slaves wore chains (and enjoyed them) for no purpose whatsoever, there would be no point in chaining them.“

—  Lauretta Bender American neuropsychiatrist 1897 - 1987

As attributed by Dorothy Roubicek in The Secret History of Wonder Woman https://books.google.com/books?id=b3GBAwAAQBAJ&pg=PT264&source=gbs_toc_r&cad=3#v=onepage&q=like%20being&f=false by Jill Lepore, (Oct. 23, 2014), p. 240.

James Frazer Fotografia
Sarada Devi Fotografia

„The difference between a great soul and an ordinary man is this: the latter weeps while leaving this body, whereas the former laughs. Death seems to him a mere play.“

—  Sarada Devi Hindu religious figure, spiritual consort of Ramakrishna 1853 - 1920

[Swami Tapasyananda, Swami Nikhilananda, Sri Sarada Devi, the Holy Mother; Life and Conversations, 253]

Nicholas Sparks Fotografia

„Distinguish between the outlawry of war and the abolition of war. The former is only a step in the direction of the latter.“

—  Kirby Page American clergyman 1890 - 1957

An American Peace Policy (1925)
Kontekst: Distinguish between the outlawry of war and the abolition of war. The former is only a step in the direction of the latter. An international treaty declaring war to be a public crime will no more abolish international violence than laws against murder have abolished all killing of one individual by another. There is general agreement, however, that the negotiation of an international treaty outlawing war would constitute an enormous stride toward peace.

James Madison Fotografia

„The distinction between the world of commerce and that of “culture” quickly became the distinction between infrastructure and superstructure, with the former clearly determining the latter.“

—  Allan Bloom American philosopher, classicist, and academician 1930 - 1992

“Commerce and Culture,” p. 281.
Giants and Dwarfs (1990)

Baruch Spinoza Fotografia

„I make this chief distinction between religion and superstition, that the latter is founded on ignorance, the former on knowledge“

—  Baruch Spinoza Dutch philosopher 1632 - 1677

Kontekst: I make this chief distinction between religion and superstition, that the latter is founded on ignorance, the former on knowledge; this, I take it, is the reason why Christians are distinguished from the rest of the world, not by faith, nor by charity, nor by the other fruits of the Holy Spirit, but solely by their opinions, inasmuch as they defend their cause, like everyone else, by miracles, that is by ignorance, which is the source of all malice; thus they turn a faith, which may be true, into superstition.

Letter 21 (73) to Henry Oldenburg , November (1675)

T.S. Eliot Fotografia
Devdutt Pattanaik Fotografia
James Madison Fotografia
William Grey Walter Fotografia
Alexandre Dumas Fotografia
Henry Thomas Buckle Fotografia

Pokrewne tematy