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John Chrysostom Quotes

John Chrysostom Quotes & Quotations
Name:
John Chrysostom
Type:
Clergy
Birth year:

  • 1
    A comprehended god is no god. John_ChrysostomJohn Chrysostom
  • 2
    And all men are ready to pass judgement on the priest as if he was not a being clothed with flesh, or one who inherited a human nature. John_ChrysostomJohn Chrysostom
  • 3
    Hell is paved with priests' skulls. John_ChrysostomJohn Chrysostom
  • 4
    I know my own soul, how feeble and puny it is: I know the magnitude of this ministry, and the great difficulty of the work; for more stormy billows vex the soul of the priest than the gales which disturb the sea. John_ChrysostomJohn Chrysostom
  • 5
    Men have the power of thinking that they may avoid sin. John_ChrysostomJohn Chrysostom
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    No one can harm the man who does himself no wrong. John_ChrysostomJohn Chrysostom
  • 7
    Nothing is more fallacious than wealth. It is a hostile comrade, a domestic enemy. John_ChrysostomJohn Chrysostom
  • 8
    Slander is worse than cannibalism. John_ChrysostomJohn Chrysostom
  • 9
    The highest point of philosophy is to be both wise and simple; this is the angelic life. John_ChrysostomJohn Chrysostom
  • 10
    When one is required to preside over the Church, and be entrusted with the care of so many souls, the whole female sex must retire before the magnitude of the task, and the majority of men also. John_ChrysostomJohn Chrysostom