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What are the best clergy quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is clergy!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Proverbs, Benjamin Jowett or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous clergy quote.

An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy. — Proverbs

My dear child, you must believe in God despite what the clergy tells you. — Benjamin Jowett

A celibate clergy is an especially good idea, because it tends to suppress any hereditary propensity toward fanaticism. — Carl Sagan

If the liberties of the American people are ever destroyed, they will fall by the hands of the clergy. — Marquis de Lafayette

From my childhood I had been intended for the clergy. This prospect hung like a dark cloud on my mind. — Nikola Tesla

No sovereign, no court, no personal loyalty, no aristocracy, no church, no clergy, no army, no diplomatic service, no country gentlemen, no palaces, no castles, nor manors, nor old country-houses, nor parsonages, nor thatched cottages nor ivied ruins; no cathedrals, nor abbeys, nor little Norman churches; no great Universities nor public schools -- no Oxford, nor Eton, nor Harrow; no literature, no novels, no museums, no pictures, no political society, no sporting class -- no Epsom nor Ascot! Some such list as that might be drawn up of the absent things in American life. — Henry James

People with high ideals don't necessarily make good politicians. If clean politics is so important, we should leave the job to scientists and the clergy. — Michio Watanabe

Be neither intimate nor distant with the clergy. — Proverbs