101 Total Quotes

Doctrine Quotes

 Buddha
My doctrine is not a doctrine but just a vision. I have not given you any set rules, I have not given you a system.
Buddha
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They are willing to test the boundaries of present U.S. Supreme Court doctrine.
A.E. Howard
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Khalil Gibran
Many a doctrine is like a window pane. We see truth through it but it divides us from truth.
Khalil Gibran
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Plato
I think a man's duty is to find out where the truth is, or if he cannot, at least to take the best possible human doctrine and the hardest to disprove, and to ride on this like a raft over the waters of life
Plato
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
The doctrine of equality! There exists no more poisonous poison: for it seems to be preached by justice itself, while it is the end of justice.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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The American doctrinaire is the converse of the American demagogue, and, in this way, is scarcely less injurious to the public. The first deals in poetry, the last in cant. He is as much a visionary on one side, as the extreme theoretical democrat is a visionary on the other.
James Cooper
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 Bible,
For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but after their own lusts shall they heap to themselves teachers, having itching ears; / And they shall turn away their ears from the truth, and shall be turned unto fables.
Bible,
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Robertson Davies
There is no nonsense so gross that society will not, at some time, make a doctrine of it and defend it with every weapon of communal stupidity.
Robertson Davies
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 Bible,
If any man will do his will, he shall know of the doctrine, whether it be of God, or whether I speak of myself.
Bible,
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The easier part was rewriting the doctrine. The difficult part of this will be actually doing it.
Seth Jones
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Will is nothing more than a particular case of the general doctrine of association of ideas, and therefore a perfectly mechanical thing.
Joseph Priestley
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Alistair Cooke
It has been an unchallengeable American doctrine that cranberry sauce, a pink goo with overtones of sugared tomatoes, is a delectable necessity of the Thanksgiving board and that turkey is uneatable without it.
Alistair Cooke
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Hunter S. Thompson
Hey Rube: Blood Sport, the Bush Doctrine, and the Downward Spiral of Dumbness ... Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.
Hunter S. Thompson
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Christian Liberalism: The doctrine that there may be an absolutely powerful, infinitely knowledgeable, universe spanning entity that is deeply and personally concerned about baby seals but doesn't give a damn about my sex life
Andrew Lias
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The job of the university is giving students a clear, solid, organic knowledge of Catholic doctrine based on Holy Scripture. They are places where churches must mobilize resources,
Avery Dulles
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Immanuel Kant
Morality is not really the doctrine of how to make ourselves happy but of how we are to be worthy of happiness
Immanuel Kant
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The doctrine of blind obedience and unqualified submission to any human power, whether civil or ecclesiastical, is the doctrine of despotism, and ought to have no place among Republicans and Christians.
Angelina Grimke
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Sathya Baba
It is because the doctrine of human unity based on the spiritual oneness of all beings, is not propagated in the right manner that we have today many divisions leading to many conflicts.
Sathya Baba
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To swallow and follow, whether old doctrine or new propaganda, is a weakness still dominating the human mind.
Charlotte Gilman
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It is an undoubted truth that every doctrine that comes from God, leads to God; and that which doth not tend to promote holiness is not of God
George Whitefield
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C.S. Lewis
The (Christian) "doctrines" are translations into our concepts and ideas of that which God has already expressed in language more adequate, namely the actual incarnation, crucifixion, and resurrection
C.S. Lewis
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Benny Hinn
When I taught the little gods doctrine, I was using Scriptures that didn't fit.
Benny Hinn
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How the bold teacher's doctrine, sanctified By truth, shall spread, throughout the world dispersed
William Wordsworth
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 Bible,
Whosoever transgresseth, and abideth not in the doctrine of Christ, hath not God. He that abideth in the doctrine of Christ, he hath both the Father and the Son.
Bible,
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To suggest that the merciful, longsuffering, gracious and loving God of the Bible would invent a dreadful doctrine like Calvinism, which would have us believe it is an act of ‘grace’ to select only certain people for heaven and, by exclusion, others for hell, comes perilously close to blasphemy.
Tim Lahaye
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The Bible is our rule of faith and doctrine.
Ellen White
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Robert A. Heinlein
Anyone who clings to the historically untrue -- and -- thoroughly immoral doctrine that violence never solves anything I would advise to conjure up the ghosts of Napoleon Bonaparte and the Duke of Wellington and let them debate it. The ghost of Hitler would referee. Violence, naked force, has settled more issues in history than has any other factor; and the contrary opinion is wishful thinking at its worst. Breeds that forget this basic truth have always paid for it with their lives and their freedoms.
Robert A. Heinlein
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We conclude that in the field of public education the doctrine of "separate but equal" has no place.
Earl Warren
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The Bible is a book of faith, and a book of doctrine, and a book of morals, and a book of religion, of especial revelation from God
Daniel Webster
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A faith is something you die for, a doctrine is something you kill for. There is all the difference in the world.
Tony Benn,
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