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What are the best pious quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is pious!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Samuel Johnson, C. S. Lewis or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous pious quote.

A wicked fellow is the most pious when he takes to it. He'll beat you all at piety. — Samuel Johnson

The real problem is not why some pious, humble, believing people suffer, but why some do not. — C. S. Lewis

The worst behaved students turn out to be the most pious preachers. — Proverbs

For the myth is the foundation of life; it is the timeless schema, the pious formula into which life flows when it reproduces its traits out of the unconscious. — Thomas Mann

Greater even than the pious man is he who eats that which is the fruit of his own toil; for scripture declares him twice-blessed. — The Talmud

Incidentally, why was it that none of all the pious ever discovered psycho-analysis? Why did it have to wait for a completely godless Jew? — Sigmund Freud

Earnestness is not by any means everything; it is very often a subtle form of pious pride because it is obsessed with the method and not with the Master. — Oswald Chambers

Love is swift, sincere, pious, joyful, generous, strong, patient, faithful, prudent, long-suffering, courageous, and never seeking its own; for wheresoever a person seeketh his own, there he falleth from love. — Thomas Kempis