quote by Sir John Lubbock

Sunsets are so beautiful that they almost seem as if we were looking through the gates of Heaven.

— Sir John Lubbock

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Gates of heaven quote Heaven on Earth is a choice you must make, not a place you must find.

Heaven on Earth is a choice you must make, not a place you must find.

Give me one hundred preachers who fear nothing but sin and desire nothing but God, and I care not whether they be clergymen or laymen, they alone will shake the gates of Hell and set up the kingdom of Heaven upon Earth.

Your good thoughts, good words and good deeds alone will be your intercessors.

Nothing more will be wanted. They alone will serve you as a safe pilot to the harbour of Heaven, as a safe guide to the gates of paradise.

Gates of heaven quote Each of us guard a gate of that can only be unlocked from the inside.

Each of us guard a gate of that can only be unlocked from the inside.

The gate of heaven is very low; only the humble can enter it.

It is written on the gate of heaven: Nothing in existence is more powerful than destiny. And destiny brought you here, to this page, which is part of your ticket-as all things are-to return to God.

When I arrive at the gates of Heaven the Good Lord will ask ‘what did you do in your life?’ I will respond ‘I tried to win football matches.’ He will say: ‘Are you certain that’s all?’ But, well, that’s the story of my life.

Gates of heaven quote As we give, we find that sacrifice brings forth the blessings of heaven and in t

As we give, we find that sacrifice brings forth the blessings of heaven and in the end we learn it was no sacrifice.

Zeus most glorious and most great, Thundercloud, throned in the heavens! Let not the sun go down and the darkness come, until I cast down headlong the citadel of Priam in flames, and burn his gates with blazing fire, and tear to rags the shirt upon Hectors breast! May many of his men fall about him prone in the dust and bite the earth!

The other day I dreamed that I was at the gates of heaven.

And St. Peter said, 'Go back to Earth, there are no slums up here.'

Battering the gates of heaven with the storms of prayer.

Gates of heaven quote My home is in Heaven. I'm just traveling through this world.

My home is in Heaven. I'm just traveling through this world.

This is what I say to the most conservative person that's so terrified of gay marriage becoming legal. Just because the state says it's legal, it's not like God's going to let them into Heaven. So you can still sleep sound every night knowing that goal line defense is up at the pearly gates.

One day, a woman found herself standing at Heaven's gate.

The angels' only question to her was, "Zusai, why weren't you Zusai?" Within that simple question lies the heart of all our soul work. If you are David, why aren't you fully David? If you are Susan, why aren't you completely Susan? We are here on Earth to become who we are meant to be.

The Pearly Gates. Am I the only one who finds it odd that Heaven has gates? What kind of neighborhood is Heaven in?

Gates of heaven quote Prayer is the key to heaven but faith unlocks the door.

Prayer is the key to heaven but faith unlocks the door.

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A servant of the Lord stands bodily before men, but mentally he is knocking at the gates of heaven with prayer.

The best and sweetest flowers of paradise God gives to His people when they are upon their knees. Prayer is the gate of heaven.

Then I saw that there was a way to hell, even from the gates of heaven.

Gates of heaven quote If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went.

If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went.

I'm terrified about the day that I enter the gates of heaven and God says to me, just a minute.

To me the gospel is not a great mass of theological jargon.

It is a simple and beautiful and logical thing, with one quiet truth following another in orderly sequence. I do not fret over the mysteries. I do not worry whether the heavenly gates swing or slide. I am only concerned that they open.

It does not matter what your circumstances are;

the instant you begin to thank God, even though your situation has not changed, you begin to change. The key that unlocks the gates of heaven is a thankful heart. Entrance into the courts of God comes as you simply begin to praise the Lord.

Gates of heaven quote My home is heaven. I'm just traveling through this world.

My home is heaven. I'm just traveling through this world.

Hell and heaven are within you, both gates are within you.

When you are behaving unconsciously there is the gate of hell; when you become alert and conscious, there is the gate of heaven.

God has nothing to say to the self-righteous.

Unless you humble yourself before Him in the dust, and confess before Him your iniquities and sins, the gate of heaven, which is open only for sinners, saved by grace, must be shut against you forever.

Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls;

the most massive characters are seamed with scars; martyrs have put on their coronation robes glittering with fire, and through their tears have the sorrowful first seen the gates of Heaven.

Gates of heaven quote Heaven goes by favor. If it went by merit, you would stay out and your dog would

Heaven goes by favor. If it went by merit, you would stay out and your dog would go in.

Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls;

the most massive characters are seamed with scars; martyrs have put on their coronation robes glittering with fire, and through their tears have the sorrowful first seen the gates of Heaven.

Once one has rejected faith, it will become impossible for him to enter the gates of Heaven.

We are living in a world that is absolutely transparent and God is shining through it all the time. God manifests Himself everywhere, in everything - in people and in things and in nature and in events ... The only thing is we don't see it ... I have no program for this seeing. It is only given. But the gate of heaven is everywhere.

Gates of heaven quote Joy is the serious business of heaven.

Joy is the serious business of heaven.

In the gates of Heaven, the war medals are nothing but the evidences of murder!

The way to heaven is too steep, too narrow for men to dance in and keep revel rout. No way is large or smooth enough for capering rousters, for jumping, skipping, dancing dames but that broad, beaten, pleasant road that leads to hell. The gate of heaven is too narrow for whole rounds, whole troops of dancers to march in together.

He, who steadily observes those moral precepts in which all religions concur, will never be questioned at the gates of heaven as to the dogmas in which they all differ.

Gates of heaven quote As we give, we find that sacrifice brings forth the blessings of heaven. And in

As we give, we find that sacrifice brings forth the blessings of heaven. And in the end, we learn it was no sacrifice at all.

Day, like a weary pilgrim, had reached the western gate of heaven, and Evening stooped down to unloose the latchets of his sandal shoon.

Even a band of angels can turn ugly and start looting if enough angels are unemployed and hanging around the Pearly Gates convinced that all the succubi own all the liquor stores in Heaven.

The gate of heaven is everywhere.

Gates of heaven quote Live like someone left the gate open!

Live like someone left the gate open!

Really, just looking around, you feel a twinge of pity for the poor souls who succeeded in getting past the Pearly Gates. One can't help but picture the lackluster VIP lounge in Heaven, a kind of nonalcoholic ice-cream social starring Harriet Beecher Stowe and Mahatma Gandhi. Hardly anyone's idea of a "with-it" social register.

I give you the end of a golden string, Only wind it into a ball, It will lead you in at Heaven's gate Built in Jerusalem's wall.

Hail the day that sees Him rise, Ravished from our wistful eyes! Christ, awhile to mortals given, Re-ascends His native heaven. There the glorious triumph waits, Lift your heads, eternal gates! Wide unfold the radiant scene, Take the King of glory in!

Sweet Mercy! to the gates of heaven This minstrel lead, his sins forgiven;

The rueful conflict, the heart riven With vain endeavour, And memory of Earth's bitter leaven Effaced forever.

If the way of heaven be narrow, it is not long;

and if the gate be straight, it opens into endless life.

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