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Women are for bastmen, beer is for bowlers. God help the all-rounders!
Fred Trueman

God, make me so uncomfortable that I will do the very thing I fear.
Ruby Dee

Achilles' cursed anger sing, O goddess, that son of Peleus, which started a myriad sufferings for the Achaeans. (The Iliad)
Homer

God loves an idle rainbow,
No less than labouring seas
Ralph Hodgson

The Church knew what the psalmist knew: Music praises God. Music is well or better able to praise him than the building of the church and all its decoration; it is the Church's greatest ornament.
Igor Stravinsky

It is evident that an acquaintance with natural laws means no less than an acquaintance with the mind of God therein expressed
James Joule

The peace of God, which passeth all understanding. [Nicene Creed, The Blessing]
Book Of Common Prayer

The just is close to the people's heart, but the merciful is close to the heart of God.
Kahlil Gibran

We are all pencils in the hand of God
Mother Teresa

But god-damn, to think you're a .300 hitter and end up at .237 in your last season, then find yourself looking at a lifetime .298 average - it made me want to cry.
Mickey Mantle

The question actors most often get asked is how they can bear saying the same things over and over again night after night, but God knows the answer to that is, don't we all anyway; might as well get paid for it.
Elaine Dundy

When I investigate and when I discover that the forces of the heavens and the planets are within ourselves, then truly I seem to be living among the gods
Leon Battista Alberti

If you don't believe in God, all you have to believe in is decency. Decency is very good. Better decent than indecent. But I don't think it's enough.
Harold McMillan

I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in.
George Washington Carver

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.
Andrť Gide

Charity. To love human beings in so far as they are nothing. That is to love them as God does.
Simone Weil

God was preparing me, not for victory on court, but for running a foundation to enhance the lives of children with cancer.
Andrea Jagger

God forbid that any book should be banned. The practice is as indefensible as infanticide.
Rebecca West

And the cold marble leapt to life a God
H H Milman

Indeed I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just.
Thomas Jefferson

A man with God is always in the majority.
John Knox

God created a number of possibilities in case some of his prototypes failed - that is the meaning of evolution.
Graham Greene

To witness two lovers is a spectacle for the gods.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Not only is there no God, but try finding a plumber on Sunday.
Woody Allen

The question, 'How can you believe in a God who permits suffering on this scale?' is therefore very much around at the moment, and it would be surprising if it weren't - indeed it would be wrong if it weren't. [after the 2004 Asian tsunami]
Rowan Williams

As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is our responsibility.
Arnold Toynbee

After his first training session in heaven, George Best, from his favourite right wing, turned the head of God who was filling in at left-back. I would love him to save me a place in his team - George Best that is, not God
Eric Cantona

When suffering comes, we yearn for some sign from God, forgetting we have just had one.
Mignon McLaughlin

If you get simple beauty and naught else, you get about the best thing God invents.
Robert Browning

He was a wise man who originated the idea of God.
Euripides

Abstinence for me is about romance. It has nothing to do with my relationship with God. Itís definitely a bonus in that department, but itís nothing spiritual. Itís about giving something special to that person youíre going to spend the rest of your life with.
Jessica Simpson

As regards Providence, he cannot shake off the prejudice that in war, God is on the side of the big battalions, which at present are in the enemy's camp
Eduard Zeller

Man was made at the end of the week's work when God was tired.
Mark Twain

An honest God is the noblest work of man.
Robert G Ingersoll

When you look at electrical things you can see that they are made of small and big wires, cheap and expensive all lined up. Until the current runs through them there will be no light. Those wires are you and me and the current is God. We have the power to let the current pass through us, use us and produce the light of the world or we can refuse to be used and allow darkness to spread.
Mother Teresa

God is definitely out of the closet.
Marianne Williamson

We are based out in Essex and God knows how many white van drivers we have had shouting out of their windows that we are dopers and they didn't want the Tour de France here
Bradley Wiggins

A fellow has to have faith in God above and Rollie Fingers in the bullpen.
Alvin Dark

Arguing whether or not a God exists is like fleas arguing whether or not the dog exists. Arguing over the correct name for God is like fleas arguing over the name of the dog. And arguing over whose notion of God is correct is like fleas arguing over who owns the dog.
Robert Fulghum

It is common for those that are farthest from God, to boast themselves most of their being near to the Church
Matthew Henry

Be not too hasty either with praise or blame; speak always as though you were giving evidence before the judgement-seat of the Gods.
Seneca

God creates out of nothing. Wonderful you say. Yes, to be sure, but he does what is still more wonderful: he makes saints out of sinners.
Soren Kierkegaard

When in God thou believest, near God thou wilt certainly be
Charles Godfrey Leland

In a civilized society, all crimes are likely to be sins, but most sins are not and ought not to be treated as crimes. Man's ultimate responsibility is to God alone.
Geoffrey Fisher

Nobody talks about God as those who insist that there is no God.
Heywood Broun

A God without dominion, providence, and final causes, is nothing else but fate and nature.
Alexander Pope

God makes stars. I just produce them.
Samuel Goldwyn

Thank God every morning when you get up that you have something to do that day which must be done, whether you like it or not
Charles Kingsley

Death's but a path that must be trod,
If man would ever pass to God
Thomas Parnell

All things bright and beautiful,
All creatures great and small,
All things wise and wonderful
The Lord God made them all. [Hymn]
Cecil Frances Alexander



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