quote by John F. MacArthur

We tend to focus our attention at Christmas on the infancy of Christ. The greater truth of the holiday is His deity. More astonishing than a baby in the manger is the truth that this promised baby is the omnipotent Creator of the heavens and the earth!

— John F. MacArthur

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For if you suffer your people to be ill-educated, and their manners to be corrupted from their infancy, and then punish them for those crimes to which their first education disposed them, what else is to be concluded from this, but that you first make thieves and then punish them.

Taught from infancy that beauty is woman's sceptre, the mind shapes itself to the body, and roaming round its gilt cage, only seeks to adorn its prison.

Regression to the stage of early infancy is not a suitable method in and of itself. Such a regression can only be effective if it happens in the natural course of therapy and if the client is able to maintain adult consciousness at the same time.

The neuroscience area - which is absolutely in its infancy - is much more important than genetics.

Infancy is a vulnerable stage of development, therefore, it's not enough that babies receive good care, the care must be excellent.

We are all in a post-hypnotic trance induced in early infancy.

Religion is something left over from the infancy of our intelligence, it will fade away as we adopt reason and science as our guidelines.

From early infancy, it appears that our ability to regulate emotional states depends upon the experience of feeling that a significant person in our life is simultaneously experiencing a similar state of mind.

The lover of nature is he whose inward and outward senses are still truly adjusted to each other; who has retained the spirit of infancy even into the era of manhood. His intercourse with heaven and earth, becomes part of his daily food. In the presence of nature, a wild delight runs through the man, in spite of real sorrows.

Rearing a family is probably the most difficult job in the world.

It resembles two business firms merging their respective resources to make a single product. All the potential headaches of that operation are present when an adult male and an adult female join to steer a child from infancy to adulthood.

Men and women belong to different species and communications between them is still in its infancy.

He was created of a mother whom He created.

He was carried by hands that He formed. He cried in the manger in wordless infancy. He, the Word, without whom all human eloquence is mute.

Progress, far from consisting in change, depends on retentiveness.

When change is absolute there remains no being to improve and no direction is set for possible improvement: and when experience is not retained, as among savages, infancy is perpetual.

One must state it plainly. Religion comes from the period of human pre-history where nobody - not even the mighty Democritus who concluded that all matter was made from atoms - had the smallest idea what was going on.

Progress, far from consisting in change, depends on retentiveness.

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.

The person who is certain, and who claims divine warrant for his certainty, belongs now to the infancy of our species.

Most people believe in God because they have been taught from early infancy to do it, and that is the main reason. Then I think that the next most powerful reason is the wish for safety.

[Why] should not the Bible regain the place it once held as a school book? Its morals are pure, its examples captivating and noble. The reverence for the Sacred Book that is thus early impressed lasts long; and probably if not impressed in infancy, never takes firm hold of the mind.

Will, therefore, is the unbroken determination to exercise free choice as well as self-restraint, in spite of the unavoidable experience of shame and doubt in infancy.

If I find a green meadow splashed with daisies and sit down beside a clear-running brook, I have found medicine. It soothes my hurts as well as when I sat in my mother's lap in infancy, because the Earth really is my mother, and the green meadow is her lap.

Tenderness is the infancy of love.

Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see.

From a biological point of view it is inconceivable that any culture will forget that it needs to reproduce itself. But it is quite possible for a culture to exist without a social idea of children. Unlike infancy, childhood is a social artifact, not a biological category.

Colonial system, public debts, heavy taxes, protection, commercial wars, etc.

, these offshoots of the period of manufacture swell to gigantic proportions during the period of infancy of large-scale industry. The birth of the latter is celebrated by a vast, Hero-like slaughter of the innocents.

But trailing clouds of glory do we come, From God, who is our home: Heaven lies about us in our infancy!.

After all, the rich get richer and the poor get children.

Which is okay so long as lots of them starve in infancy.

Grace tried is better than grace, and more than grace; it is glory in its infancy

The plot is so tired that even this reviewer, who in infancy was let drop by a nurse with the result that she has ever since been mystified by amateur coin tricks, was able to guess the identity of the murderer from the middle of the book.

At the bottom of the heart of every human being, from earliest infancy until the tomb, there is something that goes on indomitably expecting, in the teeth of all experience of crimes committed, suffered, and witnessed, that good and not evil will be done

A man is arrogant in proportion to his ignorance.

Man's natural tendency is to egotism. Man, in his infancy of knowledge, thinks that all creation was formed for him.

Only passions, and great passions, can raise the soul to great things.

Without them there is no sublimity, either in morals or in creativity. Art returns to infancy, and virtue becomes small-minded.

Do you remember how electrical currents and 'unseen waves' were laughed at? The knowledge about man is still in its infancy.

Taught from infancy that beauty is woman's scepter, the mind shapes itself to the body, and roaming round its gilt cage, only seeks to adorn its prison.

Men and women belong to different species, and communication between them is a science still in its infancy.

From infancy on, we are all spies; the shame is not this but that the secrets to be discovered are so paltry and few.

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