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When the white man came to Africa, the white man had the Bible and the African had the land, but now it is the white man who is being, reluctantly and bloodily, separated from the land, and the African who is still attempting to digest or to vomit up the Bible.


James Baldwin

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The Bible is not man's word about God, but God's word about man.
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It (The Bible) has lost power in the proportion that man has gained knowledge
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Today is about the now, the moment you live in, so do now what you want to do
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As we wave our goodbyes,
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The Bible is a book that has been read more and examined less than any book that ever existed
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The things that you're liable to read in the Bible: it ain't necessarily so.
GEORGE GERSHWIN
There's no better book with which to defend the Bible than the Bible itself.
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I don’t like religion much, and I am glad that in the Bible the word is not to be found.
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When science and the Bible differ, science has obviously misinterpreted its data
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I know the Bible is inspired because it finds me at greater depths of my being than any other book
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The Bible looks like it started out as a game of Mad Libs.
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The Bible looks like it started out as a game of Mad Libs.
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The Bible is the Chief moral cause of all that is good, and the best corrector of all that is evil, ...
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We tell every kid this isn't the Bible ? it's not the only way. But the way we taught things (at Mou...
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He remembered the time he had hooked one of a pair of marlin. The male fish always let the female fi...
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Don't you ever get the feeling that all your life is going by and you're not taking advantage of it?...
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If we ever put research into what the subconscious is we could probably come to the conclusion that ...
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Sink the Bible to the bottom of the sea, and man's obligation to God would be unchanged. He would ha...
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Cease with the displays of false modesty. The entire palace knows about it."
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As always. As ever. As a rose to the sun.
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Where were you?" Shahrzad tried to control the tremor in her voice.
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A Bluesman hates to be told what to do. Authority rankles him, inspires his rebellion, and plays to ...
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Rose: 'If you are an alien, how come you sound like you're from the north?'
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Wisdom is better than weapons of war: but one sinner destroyeth much good.
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And when he was entered into a ship, his disciples followed him. And, behold, there arose a great te...
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He who works his land will have abundant food.
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Love not sleep, lest thou come to poverty; open thine eyes, and thou shalt be satisfied with bread.
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Know Ye not ... that the spirit of God dwelleth within you?
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Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise: Which having no guide, overseer, or ru...
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Happy is the man that findeth wisdom, and the man that getteth understanding. For the merchandise of...
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When wisdom entereth into thine heart, and knowledge is pleasant unto thy soul; Discretion shall pre...
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There was a little city, and few men within it; and there came a great king against it, and besieged...
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If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me before [it hated] you.
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Surely the serpent will bite without enchantment; and a babbler is no better. The words of a wise ma...
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A wise man is strong; yea, a man of knowledge increaseth strength.
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And he shall judge among the nations, and shall rebuke many people: and they shall beat their swords...
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The Bible is clear about hate: Hate is wrong.
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The Bible account of the creation of Eve is a preposterous fable
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He restored the Bible to its people, he restored the people to the Bible.
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It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
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I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the w...
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There are people who eat earth and eat all the people on it like in the Bible with the locusts. And ...
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The Bible is the word of God and his word is life itself.
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It's not listed in the Bible, but my spiritual gift, my specific calling from God, is to be a televi...
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It is safe to say that every truth in the histories of those times (The Bible) is the result of acci...
ROBERT GREEN INGERSOLL
If the Bible is true, it needs no inspiration, and - if not true, inspiration can do it no good
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The Bible symbolizes the godly principles we use in our company, ... We felt that if we built our co...
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There were valid reasons for the Bible being unfamiliar to the masses originally. The medieval churc...
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It is not a God, just and good, but a devil, under the name of God, that the Bible describes
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England has two books, one which she has made and one which has made her: Shakespeare and the Bible.
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Giving up witchcraft is, in effect, giving up the Bible
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To suggest that the merciful, longsuffering, gracious and loving God of the Bible would invent a dre...
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We ought therefore to suspect that a great mass of information respecting the Bible, and the introdu...
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When you have read the Bible, you will know it is the word of God, because you have found it the key...
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The Bible is no mere book, but a Living Creature, with a power that conquers all that oppose it.
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The script is the bible. If you imagine setting off on an adventure in a canoe, the script is the st...
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There's nothing written in the Bible, Old or New testament, that says, ''If you believe in Me, you a...
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The bible of urban planning.
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The only objection against the Bible is a bad life
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This is a series on cultural impact, ... I'm not writing an introduction to Judaism, or even the Bib...
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But the Bible speaks against it, and because the Bible speaks against it, we allow rampant sin inclu...
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The Bible is not primarily a written or printed text to be scrutinized in private, in a scholar's st...
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The Bible and the Church have been the greatest stumbling blocks in the way of women's emancipation
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There are matters in the Bible, said to be done by the express commandment of God, that are shocking...
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The dogma of the infallibility of the Bible is no more self-evident than is that of the infallibilit...
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Our principal mission is to teach the Bible,
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According to scriptures at least I know the Bible states not to make any permanent marks on your bod...
DANIEL HOWELL
[The Bible is] absolutely clear that God created human beings as male and female.
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The future is... black.
JAMES BALDWIN
Any honest examination of the national life proves how far we are from the standard of human freedom...
JAMES BALDWIN
A child cannot be taught by anyone who despises him, and a child cannot afford to be fooled.
JAMES BALDWIN
Be careful what you set your heart upon -- for it will surely be yours.
JAMES BALDWIN
He may be a very nice man. But I haven't got the time to figure that out. All I know is, he's got a ...
JAMES BALDWIN
The American ideal, after all, is that everyone should be as much alike as possible.
JAMES BALDWIN
Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.
JAMES BALDWIN
People can cry much easier than they can change.
JAMES BALDWIN
I love America more than any other country in the world and, exactly for this reason, I insist on th...
JAMES BALDWIN
A platitude is simply a truth repeated till people get tired of hearing it.
JAMES BALDWIN
Perhaps home is not a place but simply an irrevocable condition.
JAMES BALDWIN
Other people cannot see what I see whenever I look into your father's face, for behind your father's...
JAMES BALDWIN
A child cannot be taught by anyone who despises him, and a child cannot afford to be fooled. -James...
JAMES BALDWIN
If you're afraid to die, you will not be able to live.
JAMES BALDWIN
There appears to be a vast amount of confusion on this point, but I do not know many Negroes who are...
JAMES BALDWIN
I hope that nobody has ever had to look at anybody they love through glass.
JAMES BALDWIN
Confronted with the impossibility of remaining faithful to one's beliefs, and the equal impossib...
JAMES BALDWIN
I was in a terrible confusion. Sometimes I thought, but this is your life. Stop fighting it. Stop fi...
JAMES BALDWIN
Somebody," said Jacques, "your father or mine, should have told us that not many people have ever di...
JAMES BALDWIN
Perhaps, as we say in America, I wanted to find myself. This is an interesting phrase, not current a...
JAMES BALDWIN
People can't, unhappily, invent their mooring posts, their lovers and their friends, anymore than th...
JAMES BALDWIN
If we know, then we must fight for your life as though it were our own-which it is-and render impass...
JAMES BALDWIN
Freedom is not something that anybody can be given. Freedom is something people take, and people are...
JAMES BALDWIN
In my experience - and this is a very awkward way to put it, since I don't really know what the word...
JAMES BALDWIN
The paradox of education is precisely this - that as one begins to become conscious one begins to ex...
JAMES BALDWIN
Life is tragic simply because the earth turns and the sun inexorably rises and sets, and one day, fo...
JAMES BALDWIN
It was not only colored people who praised John, since they could not, John felt, in any case really...
JAMES BALDWIN
She knows Daddy better than I do. I think it's because she's felt since we were children that our Da...
JAMES BALDWIN
There is no reason for you to try to become like white people and there is no basis whatever for the...
JAMES BALDWIN
Perhaps the whole root of our trouble, the human trouble, is that we will sacrifice all the beauty o...
JAMES BALDWIN
The American Negro has the great advantage of having never believed the collection of myths to which...
JAMES BALDWIN
Do I really want to be integrated into a burning house?
JAMES BALDWIN
I know that people can be better than they are. We are capable of bearing a great burden, once we di...
JAMES BALDWIN
The victim who is able to articulate the situation of the victim has ceased to be a victim: he or sh...
JAMES BALDWIN
You write in order to change the world ... if you alter, even by a millimeter, the way people look a...
JAMES BALDWIN
When one begins to live by habit and by quotation, one has begun to stop living.
JAMES A. BALDWIN
The paradox of education is precisely this - that as one begins to become conscious one begins to ex...
JAMES A. BALDWIN
It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connect...
JAMES A. BALDWIN
No one can possibly know what is about to happen: it is happening, each time, for the first time, fo...
JAMES A. BALDWIN
Fires can't be made with dead embers, nor can enthusiasm be stirred by spiritless men. Enthusias...
JAMES A. BALDWIN