quote by Andrew Murray

Humility, the place of entire dependence on God, is the first duty and the highest virtue of the creature, and the root of every virtue. And so pride, or the loss of this humility, is the root of every sin and evil.

— Andrew Murray

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Sin of pride quote Better to die on one's feet than to live on one's knees.

Better to die on one's feet than to live on one's knees.

Pride causes us to care more about what our non-Christian friends think of us than what God will do to them in their sin.

Satisfaction consists in the cutting off of the causes of the sin.

Thus, fasting is the proper antidote to lust; prayer to pride, to envy, anger and sloth; alms to covetousness.

Sin of pride quote If you are filled with pride then you'll have no room for wisdom.

If you are filled with pride then you'll have no room for wisdom.

The seven deadly sins of the Christian Church are: greed, pride, envy, anger, gluttony, lust, and sloth. Satanism advocates indulging in each of these "sins" as they all lead to physical, mental, or emotional gratification.

Pride is the master sin of the devil, and the devil is the father of lies.

Not only is patriotism disdained, the very basis for pride in one's country and culture is systematically undermined in our educational institutions at all levels. The achievements of western civilization are buried in histories that portray every human sin found here as if they were peculiarities of the west.

Sin of pride quote Don't judge someone just because they sin differently than you

Don't judge someone just because they sin differently than you

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Self-centered indulgence, pride and a lack of shame over sin are now emblems of the American lifestyle.

As long as you are proud, you cannot know God.

I have seen a place-its name is Eternal Hatred It is built in the deepest abyss of the stones of mortal sin. Pride was the first stone-this was seen in Lucifer.

Sin of pride quote Don't worry about your pride, worry about your principles.

Don't worry about your pride, worry about your principles.

We should take heed of pride; it is a sin that turned angels into devils.

Jesus reserved his hardest words for the hidden sins of hypocrisy, pride, greed and legalism.

Pride gets no pleasure out of having something, only out of having more of it than the next man... It is the comparison that makes you proud: the pleasure of being above the rest. Once the element of competition is gone, pride is gone.

Sin of pride quote Pride is concerned with who is right. Humility is concerned with what is right.

Pride is concerned with who is right. Humility is concerned with what is right.

All the seven deadly sins are peccadilloes but without three of them, Pride, Lust, and Sloth, poetry might never have been born.

They used to call the devil the father of lies.

But for someone whose sin is meant to be pride, you'd think that lying would leave something of a sour taste. So my theory is that when the devil wants to get something out of you, he doesn't lie at all. He tells you the exact, literal truth. And he lets you find your own way to hell.

Before we become too arrogant with the most deadly of the seven deadly sins, the sin of pride, let us remember that the two great wars of this century, wars which cost twenty million dead, were fought between Christian nations praying to the same God.

Sin of pride quote Love the sinner and hate the sin.

Love the sinner and hate the sin.

When we look into the human heart we see the lust, the greed, the hate, the pride, the anger, and the jealousies that are so destructive. This is at the heart of the human predicament, and the Scriptures call this condition sin.

It is better to lose your pride with someone you love rather than to lose that someone you love with your useless pride.

Pride is one of the seven deadly sins;

but it cannot be the pride of a mother in her children, for that is a compound of two cardinal virtues - faith and hope.

Sin of pride quote Beware of pride because you will be returning to the earth and your body will be

Beware of pride because you will be returning to the earth and your body will be eaten up by the worms.

My pride and immaturity caused me to make things more of a struggle than they had to be. I can always blame others or circumstances, but the truth was that my own sinful pride led to more stress than anything else.

The praise that comes of love does not make us vain, but humble rather.

Knowing what we are, the pride that shines in our mother's eyes as she looks at us is about the most pathetic thing a man has to face, but he would be a devil altogether if it did not burn some of the sin out of him.

Pride gets no pleasure out of having something, only out of having more of it than the next man.

Sin of pride quote Many a sinner has played himself into heaven on the trombone.

Many a sinner has played himself into heaven on the trombone.

Unbelief was the first sin, and pride was the first-born of it.

Through pride the devil became the devil.

Pride leads to every vice, it's the complete anti-God state of mind.

I would always rather be happy than dignified.

Sin of pride quote Be proud but never be satisfied.

Be proud but never be satisfied.

There are two kinds of pride, both good and bad.

'Good pride' represents our dignity and self-respect. 'Bad pride' is the deadly sin of superiority that reeks of conceit and arrogance.

The sin of pride may be a small or a great thing in someone's life, and hurt vanity a passing pinprick, or a self-destroying or ever murderous obsession.

Purge me from every sinful blot; My idols all be cast aside: Cleanse me from every evil thought, From all the filth of self and pride. The hatred of the carnal mind Out of my flesh at once remove: Give me a tender heart, resigned, And pure, and full of faith and love.

Sin of pride quote Pride makes for the most slippery shoes.

Pride makes for the most slippery shoes.

The sin of pride is the sin of sins; in which all subsequent sins are included, as in their germ; they are but the unfolding of this one.

Pride and conceit were the original sins of man.

Pride is more than the first of the seven deadly sins; it is itself the essence of all sin.

Sin of pride quote For years I took pride in being resilient, but that turned me into this guy who

For years I took pride in being resilient, but that turned me into this guy who can get hit by a brick bat every morning and still look kind of cute.

There is no arguing with the pretenders to a divine knowledge and to a divine mission. They are possessed with the sin of pride, they have yielded to the perennial temptation.

According to Christian teachers, the essential vice, the utmost evil, is Pride.

Pride and conceit were the original sins of man.

The cause of all sins in every case lies in the person's excessive love of self.

The real attitude of sin in the heart towards God is that of being without God;

it is pride, the worship of myself, that is the great atheistic fact in human life.

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