The secret of my success? It is simple. It is found in the Bible.— George Washington Carver
Sensual Christian Heritage quotations
A general dissolution of principles and manners will more surely overthrow the liberties of America than the whole force of the common enemy.
The only foundation for . . . a republic is to be laid in Religion. Without this there can be no virtue, and without virtue there can be no liberty, and liberty is the object and life of all republican governments.
The reason that Christianity is the best friend of government is because Christianity is the only religion that changes the heart.
For we must consider that we shall be as a city upon a hill. The eyes of all people are upon us.
I am an historian, I am not a believer, but I must confess as a historian that this penniless preacher from Nazareth is irrevocably the very center of history. Jesus Christ is easily the most dominant figure in all history.
My heart trembles when I reflect that God is just
Without Virtue there can be no liberty
The propitious smiles of Heaven, can never be expected on a nation that disregards the eternal rules of order and right, which Heaven itself has ordained...
America was born a Christian nation.
Cursed be all that learning that is contrary to the cross of Christ.
The rights essential to happiness. . . . We claim them from a higher source - from the King of kings and Lord of all the earth.
Intoxicated with unbroken success, we have become too self sufficient to feel the necessity of redeeming and preserving grace, too proud to pray to the God that made us.
We Recognize No Sovereign but God, and no King but Jesus!
Perhaps more than ever before, there is that aggressive secularism and there are those who would indeed try to destroy our Christian heritage and culture and take God from the public square. Religion must not be taken from the public square.
The key to the Grail is compassion, 'suffering with,' feeling another's sorrow as if it were your own. The one who finds the dynamo of compassion is the one who's found the Grail.
America was born to exemplify that devotion to the elements of righteousness which are derived from the revelations of the Holy Scripture.
I therefore beg leave to move that henceforth prayers imploring the assistance of Heaven, and its blessing on our deliberations, be held in this Assembly every morning.
Almighty God, who hast given us this good land for our heritage;
We humbly beseech Thee that we may always prove ourselves a people mindful of Thy favor and glad to do Thy will.
It is the duty of all nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God.
I can't tell Black people to fight a war that is Israel's war.
What kind of leader will you be, or should I be, to allow these babies Black, white and brown, to fight Israel's war, because Zionists dominate the government of the United States of America and her banking system.
Whoever shall introduce into public affairs the principles of primitive Christianity will change the face of the world.
The general principles on which the fathers achieved independence were the general principles of Christianity
Let us with Caution indulge the supposition that morality can be maintained without religion.
This would be the best of all possible worlds, if there were no religion in it.
Intolerance has always been one of the cornerstones of Christianity - the glorious heritage of the Inquisition.
With firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right.
It is the duty of every man to render to the Creator such homage.
..Before any man can be considered as a member of Civil Society, he must be considered as a subject of the Governor of the Universe.
Care for him who shall have borne the battle
[I]t is religion and morality alone which can establish the principles upon which freedom can securely stand. The only foundation of a free constitution is pure virtue.
The Declaration of Independence laid the cornerstone of human government upon the first precepts of Christianity.
Castro wasn't a Marxist. He was a Catholic educated by the Christian Brothers and the Jesuits. But fundamentally, I'm not talking about practising Catholics, but rather about something which is inbred; that is, a part of your country, your heritage, your life.
Suppose a nation in some distant region should take the Bible for their only law book, and every member should regulate his conduct by the precepts there exhibited. What a Utopia! What a paradise this region would be.
The Christian religion is, above all the religions that ever prevailed or existed in ancient or modern times, the religion of wisdom, virtue, equity and humanity.
If the polls are right, our Judeo-Christian heritage is no longer the foundation of our values. We have become a post-Christian society.