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Repentance Quotes

Classic remorse, as all the moralists are agreed, is a most undesirable sentiment. If you have behaved badly, repent, make what amends you can and address yourself to the task of behaving better next time. On no account brood over your wrongdoing. ROLLING IN THE MUCK IS NOT THE BEST WAY OF GETTING CLEAN.
Aldous Huxley
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Henry Miller
Remorse is impotence, it will sin again. Only repentance is strong, it can end everything.
Henry Miller
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Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
POLYGAMY, n. A house of atonement, or expiatory chapel, fitted with several stools of repentance, as distinguished from monogamy, which has but one.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
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If you have sinned, do not lie down without repentance; for the want of repentance after one has sinned makes the heart yet harder and harder
John Bunyan
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 Bible,
Now I rejoice, not that ye were made sorry, but that ye sorrowed to repentance: for ye were made sorry after a godly manner, that ye might receive damage by us in nothing.
Bible,
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
People do not mind their faults being spread out before them, but they become impatient if called on to give them up.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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But with morning cool repentance came.
Sir Scott
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Lucius Annaeus Seneca
He who repents of having sinned is almost innocent.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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The best part of repentance is little sinning
Arabian Proverb
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 Bible,
I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
Bible,
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Confession is the first step to repentance.
English Proverb
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Remorse sleeps during prosperity but awakes bitter consciousness during adversity.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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Repentance won't cure mischief.
Gaelic Proverb
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He that hath promised pardon on our repentance hat not promised life till we repent.
Francis Quarles
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Henry Ward Beecher
Repentance is another name for aspiration.
Henry Ward Beecher
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The wolf was sick, he vowed a monk to be: But when he got well, a wolf once more was he.
Walter Brower
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Benjamin Franklin
It is foolish to lay out money for the purchase of repentance.
Benjamin Franklin
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Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
One may disavow and disclaim vices that surprise us, and whereto our passions transport us; but those which by long habits are rooted in a strong and powerful will are not subject to contradiction. Repentance is but a denying of our will, and an opposition of our fantasies.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
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True repentance has a double aspect. It looks upon things past with a weeping eye, and upon the future with a watchful eye.
Robert Smith
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C.S. Lewis
[Repentance] means unlearning all the self-conceit and self -will that we have been training ourselves into... It means killing part of yourself, under-going a kind of death.
C.S. Lewis
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