23 Total Quotes

Fulton Sheen Quotes

Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Fulton Sheen
#American Clergyman #Genius

Hearing nuns' confessions is like being stoned to death with popcorn.
Fulton Sheen
#American Clergyman #Death

The big print giveth, and the fine print taketh away.
Fulton Sheen
#American Clergyman

Baloney is the unvarnished lie laid on so thick you hate it. Blarney is flattery laid on so thin you love it.
Fulton Sheen
#Flattery

An atheist is a man who has no invisible means of support.
Fulton Sheen
#British Novelist #Man

I feel it is time that I also pay tribute to my four writers, Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.
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#American Clergyman

Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.
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#Pride

Show me your hands. Do they have scars from giving? Show me your feet. Are they wounded in service? Show me your heart. Have you left a place for divine love?
Fulton Sheen
#American Clergyman

Leisure is a form of silence, not noiselessness. It is the silence of contemplation such as occurs when we let our minds rest on a rosebud, a child at play, a Divine mystery, or a waterfall.
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#Leisure

Life is like a cash register, in that every account, every thought, every deed, like every sale, is registered and recorded.
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#Life #Quote of the Day

Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.
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#Cute Love #Sweet Love #Love

You should realize that the community with which you deal is not the one of 42nd Street and Broadway, or Hollywood and Vine. These are the crusts on the great American sandwich. The meat is in between.
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#Hollywood #Broadway

The only way to win audiences is to tell people about the life and death of Christ. Every other approach is a waste.
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#Life

It's like being a Knight of the Garter. It's an honor, but it doesn't hold up anything.
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#American Clergyman

The proud man counts his newspaper clippings, the humble man his blessings.
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#Humility

The simple shepherds heard the voice of an angel and found their Lamb; the wise men saw the light of a star and found their Wisdom.
Fulton Sheen
#Christmas