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Motivational Repented Quotes

May these quotes about Repented inspire and motivate you.

Be careful how you spend your time: Spend your time
in nothing which you know must be repented of.
- Richard Baxter

I have often repented speaking, but never of holding my tongue.
- Xenocrates

As to marriage or celibacy, let a man
take which course he will,
he will be sure to repent.
- Socrates

We never repent of having eaten too little.
- Thomas Jefferson


 

May we so love as never to have occasion
to repent of our love!
- Henry David Thoreau

We will have to repent in this generation,
not merely for the vitriolic words and actions of the bad people,
but for the appalling silence of the good people.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

I'm always suspicious of people who repent of other people's sins.
- Jean-Marie Le Pen


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It is much easier to repent of sins that we have committed
than to repent of those that we intend to commit.
- Josh Billings

It's bad when you fail morally.
It's worse when you don't repent.
- Luis Palau

It is impossible to repent of love.
The sin of love does not exist.
- Muriel Spark

Some persons do first, think afterward,
and then repent forever.
- Thomas Secker

People seldom do what they believe in.
They do what is convenient, then repent.
- Bob Dylan

Every one goes astray, but the least imprudent are
they who repent the soonest.
- Voltaire

To sigh, yet not recede; to grieve, yet not repent.
- George Crabbe

Grief walks upon the heels of pleasure;
married in haste,
we repent at leisure.
- William Congreve

When death comes it is never our tenderness that we repent from,
but our severity.
- George Eliot

The new fashion is to talk about the most private parts of your life;
other fashion is to repent of your excesses and to
criticize the drugs that made you happy in the other times.
- Mick Jagger

Most people repent their sins by thanking God they
ain't so wicked as their neighbors.
- Josh Billings

What is past is past, there is a future left to all men,
who have the virtue to repent and the energy to atone.
- Robert Bulwer-Lytton

If America is too arrogant, too prideful to repent,
it's not the kind of country that God wants it to be.
- Tony Campolo

We often repent of our first thoughts,
and scarce ever of our second.
- Horace Walpole

When death, the great reconciler, has come,
it is never our tenderness that we repent of,
but our severity.
- George Eliot

A sinner can no more repent and believe without the
Holy Spirit's aid than he can create a world.
- Charles Spurgeon

Seek out your bishop.
He will show you how to repent and will help you do it.
- Richard G. Scott

I decided that my means were sufficient to enable me
to devote myself to botany,
a determination which I never, during the long period of my subsequent career,
had on any occasion any reason to repent of.
- George Bentham

I was being called to surrender the very citadel of my self.
I was completely in the dark.
I did not really know what repentance was or what I
was required to repent of.
It was indeed the turning point of my life.
- Bede Griffiths

Unfortunately, I was not wise enough to listen to her advice,
and hastily married.
In a few weeks, I had occasion to repent of the step I had taken,
as the report proved true - a report which I thought justified,
and indeed required, our separation.
- Maria Monk

A bad book is the worse that it cannot repent.
It has not been the devil's policy to keep the masses of mankind in ignorance;
but finding that they will read,
he is doing all in his power to poison their books.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

Men of age object too much, consult too long,
adventure too little, repent too soon,
and seldom drive business home to the full period,
but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.
- Dale Carnegie

And he repents in thorns that sleeps in beds of roses.
- Francis Quarles

Enthusiasm - a distemper of youth, curable by small
doses of repentance in connection with outward applications of experience.
- Ambrose Bierce

There is no original sin.
You don't have to pay repentance to anything or anybody.
- Desmond Harrington

Repentance is but want of power to sin.
- John Dryden

Anger begins with folly, and ends with repentance.
- Beverly Sills

To sin offers repentance and forgiveness;
not to sin offers only punishment.
- Jose Bergamin

Bad men are full of repentance.
- Aristotle

There is no refuge from memory and remorse in this world.
The spirits of our foolish deeds haunt us,
with or without repentance.
- Gilbert Parker

The pattern of the prodigal is: rebellion,
ruin, repentance, reconciliation, restoration.
- Edwin Louis Cole

Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine.
The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none.
- Thomas Carlyle

The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy.
The repentance of a hypocrite is itself hypocrisy.
- William Hazlitt

For the most part fraud in the end secures for its
companions repentance and shame.
- Charles Simmons

Put a bridle on thy tongue; set a guard before thy lips,
lest the words of thine own mouth destroy thy peace...
on much speaking cometh repentance, but in silence is safety.
- William Drummond

According to Islamic principles, when a man is accused of heresy,
he is given the choice between repentance and punishment.
- Naguib Mahfouz

Repentance is accepted remorse.
- Anne Sophie Swetchine

John the Baptist, who we are told was related by blood to Jesus,
was preaching the impending judgement of God,
urging repentance and moral reform, and baptizing in
the Jordan River those who responded.
- Kenneth Scott Latourette

When a child can be brought to tears,
and not from fear of punishment, but from repentance
he needs no chastisement.
When the tears begin to flow from the grief of their
conduct you can be sure there is an angel nestling in their heart.
- Horace Mann

God be praised for his gracious long suffering towards
me in sparing my life so long.
Grant, gracious God, that I may make a good use of
the time that thou mayest be pleased yet to grant me for repentance.
- Patrick Gordon

But however long you may have continued in rebellion,
and how ever black and long the catalog of your sins,
yet if you will now turn to God by a sincere repentance,
and believe in the Lord Jesus Christ,
you shall not be cast out.
- Archibald Alexander

Success consists of going from failure to failure
without loss of enthusiasm.
- Winston Churchill
(also quoted as: "Courage is going from failure to failure
without losing enthusiasm."

The success of a project is best predicted
by the enthusiasm of its participants.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A man can succeed at almost anything
for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.
- Charles M. Schwab

Enthusiasm is the mother of effort,
and without it nothing great was ever achieved.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm.
- Arnold J. Toynbee

None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
- Henry David Thoreau

If you have zest and enthusiasm y
ou attract zest and enthusiasm.
Life does give back in kind.
- Norman Vincent Peale

Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
- Winston Churchill

You will do foolish things,
but do them with enthusiasm.
- Colette

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I live with enthusiasm, and give thanks for my life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
- Winston Churchill

If you can give your child only one gift,
let it be enthusiasm.
- Bruce Barton

Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.
- Adam Smith

I rate enthusiasm even above professional skill.
- Edward Appleton

Charisma is the transference of enthusiasm.
- Ralph Archbold

Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence,
is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
- Dale Carnegie

Nobody grows old merely by living a number of years.
We grow old by deserting our ideals.
Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.
- Samuel Ullman

A few minutes ago every tree was excited,
bowing to the roaring storm,
waving, swirling, tossing their branches
in glorious enthusiasm like worship.
But though to the outer ear these trees
are now silent, their songs never cease.
- John Muir

I cannot explain why they made that sequel to Secret of NIMH.
Because they claim that it the original didn't make money,
so what was the enthusiasm to make a sequel?
- Don Bluth

Years wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.
- Douglas MacArthur

I have no enthusiasm for nature which the slightest
chill will not instantly destroy.
- George Sand

Go into something because you really like it,
and then do it with a drive and enthusiasm so that it isn't work.
- John Kluge


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