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.— St. Catherine of Siena
Most Powerful Dishonoring quotations
The one who admonishes his brother secretly, he has advised sincerely and has honored him. If he does it outwardly (among others) then he has dishonored and shamed him.
It is no dishonor to be in a minority in the cause of liberty and virtue
The things a man has to have are hope and confidence in himself against odds.
.. And he must be ready to choose death before dishonor without making too much song and dance about it.
It was the greatest honor God did to man that he made man in the image of God;
but it is the greatest dishonor man has done to God that he has made God in the image of man.
Every second we choose to nourish ourselves in a way that supports or depletes our lives, and to think and speak about other people in a way that is honoring or dishonoring. What choice are you going to make today.
You were given the choice between war and dishonor. You chose dishonor and you will have war.
There are few things more dishonorable than misleading the young.
When music is allowed to take the place of devotion and prayer, it is a terrible curse. Young people assemble together to sing, and, although professed Christians, frequently dishonor God and their faith by their frivolous conversation and their choice of music.
Every soul... comes into the world strengthened by the victories or weakened by the defeats of its' previous life. Its' place in this world as a vessel appointed to honor or dishonor, is determined by its' previous merits or demerits. Its' work in this world determines its' place in the world which is to follow this.
We refuse to lie here in dishonor! We are not criminals, but Irishmen! This is the crime of which we stand accused.
An honorable death is better than a dishonorable life. [Lat., Honesta mors turpi vita potior.]
We dishonor God if we proclaim a Savior who satisfies and then go around discontent
Satisfaction linked with dishonor or with harm to others is a prison for the seeker.
The things a man has to have are hope and confidence in himself against odds, and sometimes he needs somebody, his pal or his mother or his wife or God, to give him that confidence.
One does not reflect on a point of honor - that is already dishonor.
To submit to insult, to forget a humiliation, to quail before an enemy - all these are signs of a life become worthless and superfluous.
I did only what my duty demanded. I could have taken no other course without dishonor.
The religion that is afraid of science dishonors God and commits suicide.
It is a remarkable fact that all the heresies which have arisen in the Christian Church have had a decided tendency to dishonor God and to flatter man.
If you are affronted it is better to pass it by in silence, or with a jest, though with some dishonor, than to endeavor revenge. If you can keep reason above passion, that and watchfulness will be your best defenders.
I swear I will not dishonor my soul with hatred, but offer myself humbly as a guardian of nature, as a healer of misery, as a messenger of wonder, as an architect of peace.
A professional politician is a professionally dishonorable man.
In order to get anywhere near high office he has to make so many compromises and submit to so many humiliations that he becomes indistinguishable from a streetwalker.
Easy believeism dishonors the blood and prostitutes the altar.
We must alter the altar, for the altar is a place to die on. Let those who will not pay this price leave it alone!
An act of violence against any innocent person eludes moral justification, disgraces the millions of Americans and people throughout the world who have united in peaceful protest against police brutality, and dishonors our proud inheritance of nonviolent resistance.
It is not the rich man you should properly call happy, but him who knows how to use with wisdom the blessings of the gods, to endure hard poverty, and who fears dishonor worse than death, and is not afraid to die for cherished friends or fatherland.
It is best to live with honor for just a day than with dishonor for many decades; better a short lived celestial swan than a century-lived crow.
Your choices have psychological consequences.
The way you choose to deal with reality, truth, facts - your choice to honor or dishonor your own perceptions - registers in your mind, for good or for bad, and either confirms and strengthens your self-esteem or undermines and weakens it.
War crushes with bloody heel all justice, all happiness, all that is Godlike in man. In our age there can be no peace that is not honorable; there can be no war that is not dishonorable.
Sharing with Jupiter is never a dishonor.
Dishonor waits on perfidy. A man should blush to think a falsehood; it is the crime of cowards.
The greatest patriotism is to tell your country when it is behaving dishonorably, foolishly, viciously.
I think there's a dishonorable tradition in Hollywood to give the idea, particularly to children, that evil characters are dark.
There is immeasurably more left inside than what comes out in words.
Your thought, even a bad one, while it is with you, is always more profound, but in words it is more ridiculous and dishonorable.
When you dishonor the the utter glory and majesty of black people, you lie.
Your heart lies to you and you let it
I came to serve you at the age of 28 and now I have not a hair on me that is not white, and my body is infirm and exhausted. All that was left to me and my brothers has been taken away and sold, even to the cloak that I wore, without hearing or trial, to my great dishonor.