quote by John Calvin

If a preacher is not first preaching to himself, better that he falls on the steps of the pulpit and breaks his neck than preaches that sermon.

— John Calvin

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Most men die from the neck up at age twenty-five because they stop dreaming.

That's not a chip on my shoulder, that's your foot on my neck.

Pretend that every single person you meet has a sign around his or her neck that says, 'Make me feel important.' Not only will you succeed in sales, you will succeed in life.

Man is the head of the family, woman the neck that turns the head.

When God moves, everybody will be blessed.

If something is of the flesh, everybody will have a sick feeling. And if something is of the devil, it seems like the hair will stand up on your neck. That's a simple way everyone can judge, whether they've got any spiritual discernment or not.

I saw a giraffe with a short neck That was sad Or a deer

Nothing will make me change my principles.

Even with the knife at my neck I shall still declare, up to this day, the poor have done everything; it is time for the rich to take their turn... The selfish people, the young idlers, must be made useful, whether they like it or not, and some respite be procured for the useful and respectable worker.

If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago, Catholic school children would be wearing little electric chairs around their necks instead of crosses.

If men can run the world, why can't they stop wearing neckties? How intelligent is it to start the day by tying a little noose around your neck?

On the back of Satan's neck is a nail scarred footprint.

The neck is kind of what's sexy in Japan, so you have to have the kimono a little bit back. It was just a whole different way of appealing to what was sexy.

Always watch your back - when I was fourteen I got a tattoo of an eye on the back of my neck, so I could say I was always watchin' my back.

If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.

You can put a new shirt on your back, slide a fresh chain around your neck, and accumulate all the money and power in the world, but at the end of the day those are just layers. Money and power don't change you, they just further expose your true self.

My love is like a stone tied round my neck;

it's dragging me down to the bottom; but I love my stone. I can't live without it.

Would that the Roman people had but one neck!

Your muscles know nothing. It's your brain. Exercise is something you've got to do the rest of your life. It's a lifestyle. Dying is easy. Living is a pain in the neck. You've got to work at it.

Nobody was perfect. Not even close. And everybody had wrinkles from smiling and squinting and craining their necks. Everybody has marks on their bodies from years of living- a trail of life left on them. Evidence of all the adventures and sleepless nights and practical jokes and heartbreaks that had made them who they are.

Well as giraffes say, you don't get no leaves unless you stick your neck out.

When people ask me if Dean Martin drank, let me put it this way.

If Dracula bit Dean in the neck, he'd get a Bloody Mary.

A Tory minister can sleep in ten different women's beds in a week.

A Labour minister gets it in the neck if he looks at his neighbour's wife over the garden fence.

Yesterday we obeyed kings and bent our necks before emperors.

But today we kneel only to truth, follow only beauty, and obey only love.

The executioner is, I believe, very expert; and my neck is very slender

The circle of an empty day is brutal and at night it tightens around your neck like a noose

Would not love see returning penitence afar off, and fall on its neck and kiss it?

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The Jews' guilt of the crucifixion of Jesus consigned them to perpetual servitude, and, like Cain, they are to be wanderers and fugitives. The Jews will not dare to raise their necks, bowed under the yoke of perpetual slavery, against the reverence of the Christian faith.

Living the past is a dull and lonely business;

looking back strains the neck muscles, causing you to bump into people not going your way.

I'd rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.

Four hoarse blasts of a ship's whistle still raise the hair on my neck and set my feet to tapping.

The drink? Yes, I've had tough times in my life, especially the last year, regarding my ex-wife, my kids, I nearly broke my neck, I was on death row with pneumonia.

Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out.

When one's thoughts are neither frivolous nor flippant, when one's thoughts are neither stiff-necked nor stupid, but rather, are harmonious -- they habitually render physical calm and deep insight.

ER was one of my favourites. I played a car accident victim who has leukemia. I got to wear a neck brace and nose tubes for the two days I worked.

Do not let kindness and truth leave you;

Bind them around your neck, Write them on the tablet of your heart.

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