Quotes, sayings & poems

Confirmation Quotes

In the faces of men and women I see God

In the faces of men and women I see God, and in my own face in the glass, I find letters from God dropped in the street, and every one is signed by God's name. And I leave them where they are, for I know that wherever I go, others will punctually come for ever and ever.

- Walt Whitman

And lips say ''God be pitiful''

And lips say ''God be pitiful,'' who never said, ''God be praised.''

- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Man appoints, and God disappoints.

Man appoints, and God disappoints.

- Miguel de Cervantes

God hath entrusted me with myself.

God hath entrusted me with myself.

- Epictetus

The dice of God are always loaded.

The dice of God are always loaded.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is a crack in everything God has made.

There is a crack in everything God has made.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

God is day and night

God is day and night, winter and summer, war and peace, surfeit and hunger.

- Heraclitus

The god whom science recognizes

The god whom science recognizes must be a God of universal laws exclusively, a God who does a wholesale, not a retail business. He cannot accommodate his processes to the convenience of individuals.

- William James

God is only a great imaginative experience.

God is only a great imaginative experience.

- D. H. Lawrence

The God of this world is riches, pleasure and pride.

The God of this world is riches, pleasure and pride.

- Martin Luther

Men must be governed by God

Men must be governed by God, or they will be ruled by tyrants.

- William Penn

If God lived on earth

If God lived on earth, people would break his windows.

- Jewish proverb