14 Total Quotes

Ronald Knox Quotes

A good sermon should be like a woman's skirt: short enough to arouse interest but long enough to cover the essentials.
Ronald Knox
#English Theologian #Interest #Funny #Quote of the Day

It is so stupid of modern civilization to have given up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it
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#Civilization

Only man has dignity; only man, therefore, can be funny.
Ronald Knox
#English Theologian #Dignity

The hall-mark of American humor is its pose of illiteracy.
Ronald Knox
#Humorous

A loud noise at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.
Ronald Knox
#Responsibility #English Theologian

When suave politeness, tempering bigot zeal, corrected 'I believe' to 'one does feel'.
Ronald Knox
#English Theologian

It is so stupid of modern civilisation to have given up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it.
Ronald Knox
#English Theologian

The hall-mark of American humour is its pose of illiteracy.
Ronald Knox
#English Theologian

A baby is a loud noise at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.
Ronald Knox
#English Theologian