Pity the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.— Don Marquis
Promising Meek Inherit quotations
The mission of your life should be to leave a better world behind than what you inherited.
The militant not the meek shall inherit the earth!
The meek shall inherit the earth. The rest of us are going to the stars.
And the meek shall inherit the earth.
It's going to be fun to watch and see how long the meek can keep the earth once they inherit it.
If there is anybody in this land who thoroughly believes that the meek shall inherit the earth they have not often let their presence be known.
The meek shall inherit the earth. They won't have the nerve to refuse it.
Modesty is related to diffidence, diffidence is related to shyness, Shyness is a synonym for timidity, timidity is a characteristic of the meek, the meek do not inherit the Earth, they serve those who are self confident and self assertive.
What if the meek inherited the Earth and we had to defend ourselves from Martians?
My philosophy of life is that the meek shall inherit nothing but debasement, frustration, and ignoble deaths.
In New York City, the meek don't inherit the earth. The big mouth does.
We have the highest authority for believing that the meek shall inherit the earth; though I have never found any particular corroboration of this aphorism in the records of Somerset House.
The meek may inherit the earth, but they wont get the ball from me.
The English are mentioned in the Bible; Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.
The meek may inherit the earth, but at the moment it belongs to the conceited. Like me.
The meek may inherit the earth, but they don't get in to Harvard.
Jesus said the meek would inherit the earth, but so far all we've gotten is Minnesota and North Dakota.
You know that passage in the Bible that says, “And the meek shall inherit the Earth”? Always wondered if that was mistranslated. Perhaps it actually says, “And the geek shall inherit the Earth.
Tonight, darling, we are going to right a lot of wrongs.
And we are going to wrong some rights. The first shall be last; the last shall be first; the meek shall do some earth-inheriting. But before we can radically reshape the world, we need to shop.
Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.
The meek shall inherit the earth, but they'll never increase market share.
The meek may one day inherit the earth, but not the headlines.
The meek shall inherit the earth, but not its mineral rights.
It's going to be fun to watch and see how long the meek can keep the earth after they inherit it.
Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.
Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted. Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled. Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy. Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God. Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God. Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness' sake: for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven. -- Matthew 5
I love the melodies in the Old Testament, how preachers highlight them when they read from the Scripture. But I was influenced forever by the New Testament. I love the Beatitudes, informing us that the meek shall inherit the earth.
I don't believe that the meek will inherit the earth; The meek get ignored and trampled.
Meanwhile, the meek are a long time inheriting the earth.
Let the meek inherit the earth -- they have it coming to them.
The meek shall inherit the earth - a 6 foot plot above them.
Beware the meek ... for we shall attempt to inherit the Earth.
Most men do not feel in themselves the competence required for leading their group to victory, and therefore seek out a captain who appears to possess the courage and sagacity necessary for the achievement of supremacy. Even in religion this impulse appears. Nietzsche accused Christianity of inculcating a slave-morality, but ultimate triumph was always the goal. "Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.
It was Rachel Carson's famous book 'Silent Spring' that got me involved with the environment. I read it in The New Yorker, in installments. Up to then, I'd thought the main job to do is help the meek inherit the Earth. And I still, that's a job that's got to be done. But I realized if we didn't do something soon, what the meek would inherit would be a pretty poisonous place to live.
Though the meek shall inherit the earth, but don't forget: The poor are the ones who inherit the debt.
The proposition that the meek (that is the adaptable and serviceable), inherit the earth is not merely a wishful sentiment of religion, but an iron law of evolution.