Not forgiving somebody is like drinking poison and hoping that the offender will get sick.— Gary Smalley
Belligerent Drinking Poison quotations
Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.
If the Negro is not careful he will drink in all the poison of modern civilization and die from the effects of it.
Lady Nancy Astor: Winston, if you were my husband, I'd poison your tea.
Churchill: Nancy, if I were your husband, I'd drink it.
Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Water is life. We are the people who live by the water. Pray by these waters. Travel by the waters. Eat and drink from these waters. We are related to those who live in the water. To poison the waters is to show disrespect for creation. To honor and protect the waters is our responsibility as people of the land.
Unforgiveness is the poison you drink every day hoping that the other person will die.
In fact, not forgiving is like drinking rat poison and then waiting for the rat to die.
More than one-half of the world's major rivers are being seriously depleted and polluted, degrading and poisoning the surrounding ecosystems, thus threatening the health and livelihood of people who depend upon them for irrigation, drinking and industrial water.
To be unforgiving is like to drink poison and wait for someone else to die!! Rev. TD Jakes (have I said how much I love ya!)
When we hang on to resentments, we poison ourselves.
As compulsive overeaters, we cannot afford resentment, since it exacerbates our disease.
The greatest enemy of hunger for God is not poison but apple pie.
It is not the banquet of the wicked that dulls our appetite for heaven, but endless nibbling at the table of the world. It is not the X-rated video, but the prime-time dribble of triviality we drink in every night.
Resentment is like a glass of poison that a man drinks;
then he sits down and waits for his enemy to die.
Others drink for sterility and commit murder on the human not yet sown.
Some when they sense that they have conceived by sin, consider the poisons for abortion, and frequently die themselves along with it, and go to Hell guilty of three crimes: murdering themselves, committing adultery against Christ, and murder against their unborn child.
Christianity gave Eros poison to drink; he did not die of it, certainly, but degenerated to Vice.
A wise person once wrote, “Resentment is like drinking poison and hoping the other person would die.” But the only one dying is ourselves.
Everybody does stupid things in life.
Some of us more than others. You think you're going to get away with it. Or one or both of you just stop thinking. But it happens. And when it does, you can keep drinking it like poison, or you can put it behind you and go make the most of the rest of your life.
If you drink much from a bottle marked 'poison' it is certain to disagree with you sooner or later.
If you order a milkshake at a diner and they mix dog poop into it, you probably wouldn't drink it. If you go into a town with pollution, you may survive and have a good visit, but you risk being poisoned.
There is no man who will not be grieved at the time of his chastisement;
and there is not man who will not endure a bitter time, when he must drink the poison of temptations. Without them, it is not possible to obtain a strong will. When he has often experienced the help of God in temptations, a man also obtains strong faith.
Nancy, if I were your husband I'd drink it.
Harboring unforgiveness is like drinking poison and hoping your enemy will die.
Sir, if you were my husband, I would poison your drink.
What drink'st thou oft, instead of homage sweet, But poisoned flattery?
If I were your wife I would put poison in your coffee.
A modern hospital is like Grand Central Station—all noise and hubbub, and is filled with smoking physicians, nurses, orderlies, patients and visitors. Soft drinks are sold on each floor and everybody guzzles these popular poisons. The stench of chemicals offends the nose, while tranquillizers substitute for quietness.
My dear child, if you desire to be free from the cycle of birth and death, then abandon the objects of sense gratification as poison. Drink instead the nectar of forbearance, upright conduct, mercy, cleanliness and truth.
Malice drinks one-half of its own poison.
How well u treat the wicked people, they do nto give up their wickedness.
They derive pleasure in hurting others. A serpent made to drink milk, it ejects poison only.
My anger made me drink as an escape from reality, a way of forgetting.
But you don't know when the medicinal effect ends and the poisoning begins ... This is my sixth year of sobriety. Overcoming alcoholism has been my greatest challenge and my greatest reward.
When the friendly jailer gave Socrates the poison cup to drink, the jailer said: "Try to bear lightly what needs must be." Socrates did. He faced death with a calmness and resignation that touched the hem of divinity.
Don't drink fluoridated water...Fluoride is a corrosive poison which will produce harm on a long term basis.
Ambition is torment enough for an enemy;
for it affords as much discontentment in enjoying as in want, making men like poisoned rats, which, when they have tasted of their bane, cannot rest till they drink, and then can much less rest till they die
It’s like irresistible poison: I’m mesmerized by the way it’s making me feel though it has the potential to crush my soul and I drink it down anyway.
We make ourselves fools to disport ourselves And spend our flatteries to drink those men Upon whose age we void it up again With poisonous spite and envy.