Do not allow your heart to take pleasure with the praises of people, nor be saddened by their condemnation.— Al-Ghazali
Bashful Condemnation quotations
There comes a point when you either embrace who and what you are, or condemn yourself to be miserable all your days. Other people will try to make you miserable; don't help them by doing the job yourself.
Condemn me, it does not matter: history will absolve me.
Even if [the Pope an incarnate devil], we ought not to raise up our heads against him, but calmly lie down to rest on his bosom... He who rebels against our Father is condemned to death, for that which we do to him we do to Christ: we honor Christ if we honor the Pope; we dishonor Christ if we dishonor the Pope.
The true measure of our character is how we treat the poor, the disfavored, the accused, the incarcerated, and the condemned.
Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain - and most fools do.
But it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
Man is condemned to be free; because once thrown into the world, he is responsible for everything he does.
Don't be in a hurry to condemn because he doesn't do what you do or think as you think or as fast. There was a time when you didn't know what you know today.
We cannot change anything until we accept it. Condemnation does not liberate, it oppresses.
Don't condemn the gangbangers, they've got guns that are trafficked, that are not enforced, that are straw purchased and they come into places even that have strong gun laws. Why? Because we don't have sensible gun legislation.
Nothing that results in human progress is achieved with unanimous consent.
Those that are enlightened before the others are condemned to pursue that light in spite of the others.
The Law and the Gospel are two keys. The Law is the key that shutteth up all men under condemnation, and the Gospel is the key which opens the door and lets them out.
The testimony of scripture is so plain that to add anything were superfluous, were it not that the world is almost now come to that blindness, that whatsoever pleases not the princes and the multitude, the same is rejected as doctrine newly forged, and is condemned for heresy.
I wish that we had much more of the Spirit of Christ and a great deal less self, and less of human opinions. If we err, let it be on the side of mercy rather than on the side of condemnation and harsh dealing.
Condemnation before investigation is the highest form of ignorance.
You were never created to live depressed, defeated, guilty, condemned, ashamed or unworthy. You were created to be victorious.
There are people in need of help. Charity is one of the nobler human motivations. The act of reaching into one's own pockets to help a fellow man in need is praiseworthy and laudable. Reaching into someone else's pocket is despicable and worthy of condemnation.
We must never remain silent in the face of bigotry.
We must condemn those who seek to divide us. In all quarters and at all times, we must teach tolerance and denounce racism, anti-Semitism and all ethnic or religious bigotry wherever they exist as unacceptable evils. We have no place for haters in America -- none, whatsoever.
I am but God's finger, John. If he would condemn Elizabeth, she will be condemned.
If you do not condemn colonialism, if you do not side with the colonial people, what kind of revolution are you waging?
Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one's own beliefs.
Rather it condemns the oppression or persecution of others.
What is reprehensible is that while leading good lives themselves and abhorring those of wicked men, some, fearing to offend, shut their eyes to evil deeds instead of condemning them and pointing out their malice.
We laugh at sheep because sheep just follow the one in front.
We humans have out-sheeped the sheep, because at least the sheep need a sheep dog to keep them in line. Humans keep each other in line. And they do it by ridiculing or condemning anyone who commits the crime, and that’s what it’s become, of being different.
Those who cannot remember the pastare condemned to repeat it.
or: Those who have never heard of good system development practice are condemned to reinvent it.
Glorify who you are today, do not condemn who you were yesterday, and dream of who you can be tomorrow.
Jesus never said a word about homosexuality.
In all of his teachings about multiple things - he never said that gay people should be condemned. I personally think it is very fine for gay people to be married in civil ceremonies.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.
According to Greek mythology, humans were originally created with four arms, four legs and a head with two faces. Fearing their power, Zeus split them into two separate parts, condemning them to spend their lives in search of their other halves.
I love drinking now and then. It defecates the standing pool of thought. A man perpetually in the paroxysm and fears of inebriety is like a half-drowned stupid wretch condemned to labor unceasingly in water; but a now-and-then tribute to Bacchus is like the cold bath, bracing and invigorating.
I don't condemn and I don't convert. I've been searching through books and bibles to find what this life is worth, and I've made up my mind: Love is my religion. You can take it or leave it, and you don't have to believe it. Love is my religion
When I know that Christ is the one real sacrifice for my sins, that His work on my behalf has been accepted by God, that He is my heavenly Intercessor - then His blood is the antidote to the poison in the voices that echo in my conscience, condemning me for my many failures. Indeed, Christ's shed blood chokes them into silence!
You fail all the time, but you aren't a failure until you start blaming someone else.
They condemn what they do not understand.
Even if we were not sinful by nature, the sin of having private property would suffice to condemn us before God; for that which he gives us freely, we appropriate to ourselves.
True penitence condemns to silence. What a man is ready to recall he would be willing to repeat.