There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.— John Ashbery
Empowering Salvation Army quotations
The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to each other.
While there remains one dark soul without the light of God, I'll fight - I'll fight to the very end!
I love Christmas. Frosty the Snowman, peace on Earth and mangers, Salvation Army bell ringers and reindeer, the movie 'Meet Me in St. Louis,' office parties and cookies.
I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion.
I grew up poor, but I didn't really know it because of amazing places like the Salvation Army where we got a lot of our Christmas presents from.
Welcome to the Salvation Army. I've never been associated with an offense so nice about giving the ball away.
If there is anything of power in The Salvation Army today, it is because God has had all the adoration of my heart, all the power of my will, and all the influence of my life.
The changes we dread most may contain our salvation.
Smuggling poems out of prison in the soles of mt shoes i'm way past finding salvation in the arms of a woman, I look out my window and see burning flowers and starving armies but when I look up into the night sky I see the souls of dead heroes
While women weep, as they do now, I'll fight.
Father was an atheist; he had even joined the Skeleton Army - a club of men who went about in masks or black faces, with ribald placards and a brass band, to make war upon the Salvation Army.
Education is better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
My biological mother made my clothes or bought my clothes from Salvation Army or Goodwill.
The New Deal began, like the Salvation Army, by promising to save humanity.
It ended, again like the Salvation Army, by running flop-houses and disturbing the peace.
The Navy can lose us the war, but only the Air Force can win it.
The fighters are our salvation, but the bombers alone provide the means of victory.
If the average jazz artist uses his head and at the outset of his career realizes he won't play as well at fifty as he does at twenty-five, he won't be in a line-up outside the Salvation Army when he's fifty.
You might be a redneck if The Salvation Army declines your mattress.
Government doesn't work. You work, I work, Federal Express works, Microsoft works, the Salvation Army works, Alcoholics Anonymous works, but government doesn't.
Any god who can invent hell is no candidate for the Salvation Army
Take up the weapons of the glorious army for the salvation of many thousands.
She thinks I’m a drug dealer. (Chris) ‘The most “illegal” thing the boy had ever done was to walk past a Salvation Army Santa Claus, once, without dropping money into the kettle.’ (Wulf)
[Peter Norman]was born and raised under the auspices of his mom and dad being involved in the Salvation Army. He believed in humanity. At all costs, he believed in humanity.
It is a great privilege to meet inspiring leaders from different parts of the church - Catholic, Baptist, Salvation Army, Pentecostal, Lutheran, Methodist, and so many more - and discover that what unites us is infinitely greater than what divides us.
I supply guns to every army but the Salvation Army.
When I think about the holidays, I think about the Salvation Army guys ringing bells in front of stores. They're always so nice to you and they're always willing to give a heart to heart conversation. They actually bear the winter cold to ask for your petty cash with a smile on their face. Fudge those guys.
I know what it's like to be hungry. I know what it's like to be homeless. I know what it's like to have to choose between breaking the law and feeding yourself. I know what it's like to take meals at shelters and at Salvation Army facilities. I know what it's like to beg for money on the streets.
Me and Bianca [Stewart] would go to thrift stores like the Salvation Army.
We'd pick up dope stuff no one ever heard of. But we'd put it together in ways that would work and be different.
I bought almost every single thing that I furnished my house with at the Salvation Army in Hawaii. All second hand. Some of them are kind of retro, and some of them you'd never know.
When my Azzedine jacket from 1987 died, I wrapped it up in a box, attached a note saying where it came from and took it to the Salvation Army. It was a big loss.
Just as the commander of an army pitches his camp, studies the strength and defenses of a fortress, and then attacks it on its weakest side, in like manner, the enemy of our human nature studies from all sides our theological, cardinal, and moral virtues. Wherever he finds us weakest and most in need regarding our eternal salvation, he attacks and tries to take us by storm.
The only salvation for us is to stop being an incoherent, loose mob and to change into a strongly organized, disciplined army.
The world and all its wisdom is but a booby, blundering school-boy that needs management and could be managed, if men and women would be human beings instead of just business men, or plumbers, or army officers, or commuters, or educators, or authors, or clubwomen, or traveling salesmen, or Socialists, or Republicans, or Salvation Army leaders, or wearers of cloths.
With the backdrop of The Salvation Army's century and a half of service to the world's poor, these songs and reflections are born of meaningful engagement with a living Gospel
Don't spend two dollars to dry clean a shirt.
Donate it to the Salvation Army instead. They'll clean it and put it on a hanger. Next morning buy it back for seventy-five cents.
Democrats see our voluntary military supported by taxpayer dollars as their personal Salvation Army. Self-interested behavior, such as deploying troops to serve the nation, is considered boorish in Manhattan salons.
I am for the world's salvation, I will quarrel with no means that promises help.
She accused me of wearing pants from the salvation army.
" "Rose, your pants ARE from the salvation army." "That's SO not the point!