Authors that match 'saint'.

Saint Ambrose Italian Saint (339-397)
Saint Augustine Saint (354-430)
Saint Aurelius Augustine (-)
Saint Teresa of Avila Spanish Saint (1515-1582)
Saint Basil Greek Saint (330-379)
Saint Bernard Saint (-)
Saint Gregory Italian Saint (540-604)
Saint Ignatius Spanish Saint (1491-1556)
Yves Saint Laurent French Designer (-)
Saint Patrick Irish Saint (385-461)
Eva Marie Saint American Actress (1924-)
Valentine de Saint-Point (-)
Antoine de Saint-Exupery French Novelist (1900-1944)
Augustus Saint-Gaudens Irish Sculptor (1848-1907)
Buffy Sainte-Marie (1941-)
George Saintsbury English Writer (1845-1933)
Saint Francis de Sales Swiss Clergyman (1567-1622)
Saint Bonaventure Sequoyah (-)
Saint Stephen Saint (-)
Saint Teresa Spanish Saint (1515-1582)
Allen Toussaint (-)

Quotations that match 'saint'.

The more I had to act like a saint, the more I felt like being a sinner. Max von Sydow
[ Act Being Felt Had More Saint Sinner]
Others too would occasionally entertain and privately express such doubts; though we all had been most solemnly warned by the cruel murder of Saint Francis. Maria Monk
[ Been Cruel Doubts Entertain Express Francis Had Most Murder Occasionally Others Privately Saint Solemnly Such Though Too Warned Would]
The difference between a saint and a hypocrite is that one lies for his religion, the other by it. Minna Antrim
[ Between Difference His Hypocrite Lies Other Religion Saint]
An industrious sinner I much prefer to a lazy saint. Sophie Kerr
[ Industrious Lazy Much Prefer Saint Sinner]
Even if it were proven that God didn't exist, Religion would still be Saintly and Divine. Charles Baudelaire
[ Divine Even Exist God Proven Religion Still Were Would]
Saints should always be judged guilty until they are proved innocent. George Orwell
[ Always Guilty Innocent Judged Proved Saints Should Until]
The natural response of the old-timers is to build a strong moral wall against the outside. This is where the world starts to be painted in black and white, saints inside, and sinners outside the wall. Mary Douglas
[ Against Black Build Inside Moral Natural Outside Painted Response Saints Sinners Starts Strong Wall Where White World]
The history of saints is mainly the history of insane people. Benito Mussolini
[ History Insane Mainly Saints]
I hold communications with saints and angels, even with satan himself. Elizabeth Barton
[ Angels Communications Even Himself Hold Saints Satan]
Saint: A dead sinner revised and edited. Ambrose Bierce
[ Dead Edited Revised Saint Sinner]
I sometimes think that Thomas Cook should be numbered among the secular saints. He took travel from the privileged and gave it to the people. Robert Runcie
[ Among Cook Gave Numbered Privileged Saints Secular Should Sometimes Think Thomas Took Travel]
It is my meditation all the day, and more than my meat and drink, to know how I shall make the Saints of God comprehend the visions that roll like an overflowing surge before my mind. Joseph Smith, Jr.
[ Before Comprehend Day Drink God How Know Make Meat Meditation Mind More Overflowing Roll Saints Shall Surge Than Visions]
This age thinks better of a gilded fool Than of a threadbare saint in wisdom's school. Thomas Dekker
[ Age Better Fool Gilded Saint School Than Thinks Threadbare Wisdom]
There is no sinner like a young saint. Aphra Behn
[ Saint Sinner Young]
About the Saint's amorous adventures, by the way, I can't speak so brazenly. Leslie Charteris
[ Adventures Amorous Saint Speak Way]
Christ bears with the saints' imperfections; well may the saints one with another. William Gurnall
[ Another Bears Christ Imperfections May Saints Well]
If I were going to convert to any religion I would probably choose Catholicism because it at least has female saints and the Virgin Mary. Margaret Atwood
[ Any Because Catholicism Choose Convert Female Going Least Mary Probably Religion Saints Were Would]
We have to become saints. We have to become like Christ. Anything less is simply not enough. Anne Rice
[ Anything Become Christ Enough Less Saints Simply]
The cultural contrast I saw between religions... Catholics have a lot of mediators, going through saints and Mary or whatever. Protestants in general say things to God directly. Robert Duvall
[ Between Catholics Contrast Cultural Directly General God Going Lot Mary Protestants Religions Saints Saw Say Things Through Whatever]
The day is coming when there will not be one sick saint in the body of Christ. Benny Hinn
[ Body Christ Coming Day Saint Sick Will]
A silent man is easily reputed wise. A man who suffers none to see him in the common jostle and undress of life, easily gathers round him a mysterious veil of unknown sanctity, and men honor him for a saint. The unknown is always wonderful. Frederick William Robertson
[ Always Common Easily Gathers Him Honor Life Man Men Mysterious None Reputed Round Saint Sanctity See Silent Suffers Undress Unknown Veil Wise Wonderful]
My father was a statesman, I am a political woman. My father was a saint. I am not. Indira Gandhi
[ Am Father Political Saint Statesman Woman]
A saint is a person who gives of themself without asking for anything in return. That's how simple it is to be a saint. Try it! Try being a saint. Edward James Olmos
[ Anything Asking Being Gives How Person Return Saint Simple Themself Try Without]
I can't get very far away from Christianity, I can't get very far away from the angels and the saints. I work them in always, in some way. Anne Rice
[ Always Angels Away Christianity Far Get Saints Some Them Very Way Work]
Many people genuinely do not want to be saints, and it is probable that some who achieve or aspire to sainthood have never felt much temptation to be human beings. George Orwell
[ Achieve Aspire Beings Felt Genuinely Human Many Much Never Probable Sainthood Saints Some Temptation Want]
There is also a perfection of degrees, by which a person performs all the commands of God, with the full exertion of all his powers, without the least defect. This is what the law of God requires, but what the saints cannot attain to in this life. Charles Buck
[ Also Attain Cannot Commands Defect Degrees Exertion Full God His Law Least Life Perfection Performs Person Powers Requires Saints Which Without]
The worst of madmen is a saint run mad. Alexander Pope
[ Mad Madmen Run Saint Worst]
There is an organic affinity between joyousness and tenderness, and their companionship in the saintly life need in no way occasion surprise. William James
[ Affinity Between Companionship Joyousness Life Need Occasion Organic Surprise Tenderness Their Way]
To be a great man and a saint for oneself, that is the only important thing. Charles Baudelaire
[ Great Important Man Oneself Only Saint Thing]
The Scriptures were written, not to make us astronomers, but to make us saints. Matthew Henry
[ Astronomers Make Saints Scriptures Us Were Written]
Living with a saint is more grueling than being one. Christian Nestell Bovee
[ Being Grueling Living More Saint Than]
Warner Bros offered me the next Batman, and the only reason that I didn't do it was because of The Saint. Val Kilmer
[ Batman Because Bros Next Offered Only Reason Saint Warner]
I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints - the sinners are much more fun. Billy Joel
[ Cry Fun Laugh More Much Rather Saints Sinners Than]
I cannot imagine any other country in the world where the opposition would seek, and the chief executive would allow, the dissemination of his most private and personal conversations with his staff, which, to be honest, do not exactly confer sainthood on anyone concerned. Gerald R. Ford
[ Allow Any Anyone Cannot Chief Concerned Confer Conversations Country Dissemination Exactly Executive His Honest Imagine Most Opposition Other Personal Private Sainthood Seek Staff Where Which World Would]
One cannot become a saint when one works sixteen hours a day. Jean-Paul Sartre
[ Become Cannot Day Hours Saint Sixteen Works]
I go to Saint Barth in the French West Indies for two weeks each year. That place is amazing. Amazing people, beautiful beaches, great wine, wonderful harbors... It's incredibly romantic. Brooke Burke
[ Amazing Beaches Beautiful Each French Go Great Harbors Incredibly Indies Place Romantic Saint Two Weeks West Wine Wonderful Year]
A church is a hospital for sinners, not a museum for saints. Abigail Van Buren
[ Church Hospital Museum Saints Sinners]
I want to be like the patron saint of reality. Fiona Apple
[ Patron Reality Saint Want]
I shot this wonderful picture called American Saint a couple of years ago, which is still looking for release. Vincent Schiavelli
[ Ago American Called Couple Looking Picture Release Saint Shot Still Which Wonderful Years]
I've gone from saint to whore and back to saint again, all in one lifetime. Ingrid Bergman
[ Again Back Gone Lifetime Saint]
We have relegated the saints to a pink and blue and gold world of plaster statuary that belongs to the past; it is a hangover, a relic, of the Dark Ages when men were the children of fantasy's magic. C. Kilmer Myers
[ Ages Belongs Blue Children Dark Fantasy Gold Hangover Magic Men Past Pink Plaster Relegated Relic Saints Were World]
Satan trembles when he sees the weakest saint upon their knees. William Cowper
[ Knees Saint Satan Sees Their Trembles Upon Weakest]
We can love an honest rogue, but what is more offensive than a false saint? Jessamyn West
[ False Honest Love More Offensive Rogue Saint Than]
You don't become a saint until you lead a good life whether in Tibet or Italy or America. Kenneth Rexroth
[ America Become Good Italy Lead Life Saint Tibet Until Whether]
The creed of a true saint is to make the best of life, and to make the most of it. Edwin Hubbel Chapin
[ Best Creed Life Make Most Saint True]
I'm not going to make it the all - everything. Our (the Saints) goal is to get better, make the playoffs and win the Super Bowl, but I'm not gonna anguish over it like I have in the past. Mike Ditka
[ Anguish Better Bowl Everything Get Goal Going Gonna Make Our Over Past Playoffs Saints Super Win]
Two people have been really liberating in my mind; one is Wittgenstein and the other is Burke. I read Burke before he was a secular saint, before everyone was reading him. Clifford Geertz
[ Been Before Everyone Him Liberating Mind Other Read Reading Really Saint Secular Two]
We're going to make every effort to keep the Saints as Louisiana's team. Paul Tagliabue
[ Effort Every Going Keep Louisiana Make Saints Team]
Love rules the court, the camp, the grove, And men below, and saints above: For love is heaven, and heaven is love. Walter Scott
[ Above Below Camp Court Grove Heaven Love Men Rules Saints]
Our focus continues to be on having the Saints in Louisiana... We're trying to develop what we would regard as a new model for the Saints to operate in a rebuilt Louisiana. Paul Tagliabue
[ Continues Develop Focus Having Louisiana Model New Operate Our Rebuilt Regard Saints Trying Would]
I'm hardly a saint. Frank Langella
[ Hardly Saint]
I was able to do The Saint of Fort Washington, on the relationship between two homeless men. Danny Glover
[ Able Between Fort Homeless Men Relationship Saint Two Washington]
Is it experimental to have been influenced by the Bible? By Saint Augustine? Marguerite Young
[ Augustine Been Bible Experimental Influenced Saint]
I guess I'm way too kind and generous, and a saint - if you can believe that! R. L. Stine
[ Believe Generous Guess Kind Saint Too Way]
Remember the sufferings of Christ, the storms that were weathered... the crown that came from those sufferings which gave new radiance to the faith... All saints give testimony to the truth that without real effort, no one ever wins the crown. Thomas Becket
[ Came Christ Crown Effort Ever Faith Gave Give New Radiance Real Remember Saints Storms Sufferings Testimony Those Truth Weathered Were Which Wins Without]
I am very proud of The Saints and I'm very glad that I've been associated with them all these years, but the next record is the best record... has to be the philosophy for any band that remains even halfway decent or vibrant, and that is kind of where my head's at. Chris Bailey
[ Am Any Associated Band Been Best Decent Even Glad Halfway Head Kind Next Philosophy Proud Record Remains Saints Them These Very Vibrant Where Years]
You cannot make a sinner into a saint by killing him. He who does not live as a saint here will never live as a saint hereafter. Charles Spurgeon
[ Cannot Does Here Hereafter Him Into Killing Live Make Never Saint Sinner Will]
There's so much saint in the worst of them, and so much devil in the best of them, that a woman who's married to one of them, has nothing to learn of the rest of them. Helen Rowland
[ Best Devil Learn Married Much Nothing Rest Saint Them Woman Worst]
I see no faults in the Church, and therefore let me be resurrected with the Saints, whether I ascend to heaven or descend to hell, or go to any other place. And if we go to hell, we will turn the devils out of doors and make a heaven of it. Joseph Smith, Jr.
[ Any Ascend Church Descend Devils Doors Faults Go Heaven Hell Make Other Out Place Resurrected Saints See Therefore Turn Whether Will]
But the Jews will also be believers, so you can say that all the saints, both gentiles and Jews, will go into the millennial kingdom and populate the earth. Tim LaHaye
[ Also Believers Both Earth Gentiles Go Into Jews Kingdom Populate Saints Say Will]
Great writers are the saints for the godless. Anita Brookner
[ Godless Great Saints Writers]
I like visiting people's homes on Saint Joseph's Day, when people set up altars, serve food as a tribute to the saint, and invite the public - I enjoy that much more than Mardi Gras. Poppy Z. Brite
[ Altars Day Enjoy Food Homes Invite Joseph More Much Public Saint Serve Set Than Tribute Up Visiting]
I played at the Sainte Maxime Beach Soccer Tournament, which was brilliant fun as usual. David Ginola
[ Beach Brilliant Fun Played Soccer Tournament Usual Which]
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint; that boasteth of it, is a devil. Thomas Fuller
[ Devil Falls Grieves Into Man Saint Sin]
The lullaby is the spell whereby the mother attempts to transform herself back from an ogre to a saint. James Fenton
[ Attempts Back Herself Lullaby Mother Ogre Saint Spell Transform Whereby]
Every religious pioneer, including Jesus Christ, was persecuted by his contemporaries. But once people understand me, their turn can be dramatic like Saint Paul's. Sun Myung Moon
[ Christ Contemporaries Dramatic Every His Including Jesus Once Paul Persecuted Pioneer Religious Saint Their Turn Understand]
The anguish of the neurotic individual is the same as that of the saint. The neurotic, the saint are engaged in the same battle. Their blood flows from similar wounds. But the first one gasps and the other one gives. Georges Bataille
[ Anguish Battle Blood Engaged First Flows Gives Individual Neurotic Other Saint Same Similar Their Wounds]
For centuries the leaders of Christian thought spoke of women as a necessary evil, and the greatest saints of the Church are those who despise women the most. Annie Besant
[ Centuries Christian Church Despise Evil Greatest Leaders Most Necessary Saints Spoke Those Thought Women]
Don't call me a saint. I don't want to be dismissed so easily. Dorothy Day
[ Call Dismissed Easily Saint Want]
Saints have no moderation, nor do poets, just exuberance. Anne Sexton
[ Exuberance Just Moderation Nor Poets Saints]
Their memory's like a train: you can see it getting smaller as it pulls away And the things you can't remember Tell the things you can't forget that History puts a saint in every dream. Tom Waits
[ Away Dream Every Forget Getting History Memory Pulls Puts Remember Saint See Smaller Tell Their Things Train]
Let's get on our knees and pray. I don't know to whom. Is there a patron saint of ballistics gel? Adam Savage
[ Gel Get Knees Know Our Patron Pray Saint Whom]
Many of the insights of the saint stem from their experience as sinners. Eric Hoffer
[ Experience Insights Many Saint Sinners Stem Their]
Character in a saint means the disposition of Jesus Christ persistently manifested. Oswald Chambers
[ Character Christ Disposition Jesus Manifested Means Persistently Saint]
It is easier to make a saint out of a libertine than out of a prig. George Santayana
[ Easier Make Out Saint Than]
God creates out of nothing. Wonderful you say. Yes, to be sure, but he does what is still more wonderful: he makes saints out of sinners. Soren Kierkegaard
[ Creates Does God Makes More Nothing Out Saints Say Sinners Still Sure Wonderful Yes]
Must not I then entertain the saints because I must keep my conscience. Anne Hutchinson
[ Because Conscience Entertain Keep Must Saints Then]
We are not saints, but we have kept our appointment. How many people can boast as much? Samuel Beckett
[ Appointment Boast How Kept Many Much Our Saints]
There is no Latter day Saint who dies after having lived a faithful life who will lose anything because of having failed to do certain things when opportunities were not furnished him or her. Lorenzo Snow
[ After Anything Because Certain Day Dies Failed Faithful Furnished Having Her Him Latter Life Lived Lose Opportunities Saint Things Were Will]
Myself when young did eagerly frequent doctor and saint, and heard great argument about it and about: but evermore came out by the same door as in I went. Omar Khayyam
[ Argument Came Did Doctor Door Eagerly Evermore Frequent Great Heard Myself Out Saint Same Went Young]
On the whole, I am on the side of the unregenerate who affirms the worth of life as an end in itself, as against the saints who deny it. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
[ Affirms Against Am Deny End Itself Life Saints Side Whole Worth]
Sainthood is acceptable only in saints. Pamela Hansford Johnson
[ Acceptable Only Sainthood Saints]
She was a patron saint of the peripheral. Jane Howard
[ Patron Peripheral Saint She]
I go wild on a stage. Some folks have measured us an image. They pretend us to be saints. And that image is much tougher to keep up with. Because that's not who we are. Donnie Wahlberg
[ Because Folks Go Image Keep Measured Much Pretend Saints Some Stage Tougher Up Us Wild]
There are the saints who were raptured at the beginning of the tribulation period - those are the Christians. Tim LaHaye
[ Beginning Christians Period Saints Those Tribulation Were]
You know, Hillary Clinton gives of herself. Princess Diana gave of herself. But they are not saints. Edward James Olmos
[ Clinton Diana Gave Gives Herself Hillary Know Princess Saints]
In death, you get upgraded into a saint no matter how much people hated you in life. Sarah Vowell
[ Death Get Hated How Into Life Matter Much Saint]
I've played three presidents, three saints and two geniuses - and that's probably enough for any man. Charlton Heston
[ Any Enough Geniuses Man Played Presidents Probably Saints Three Two]
Existentialism is about being a saint without God; being your own hero, without all the sanction and support of religion or society. Anita Brookner
[ Being God Hero Own Religion Saint Sanction Society Support Without Your]
In his holy flirtation with the world, God occasionally drops a handkerchief. These handkerchiefs are called saints. Frederick Buechner
[ Called Drops God Handkerchief Handkerchiefs His Holy Occasionally Saints These World]
No man can become a saint in his sleep. Henry Drummond
[ Become His Man Saint Sleep]
That the saints may enjoy their beatitude and the grace of God more abundantly they are permitted to see the punishment of the damned in hell. Thomas Aquinas
[ Abundantly Damned Enjoy God Grace Hell May More Permitted Punishment Saints See Their]
Saints need sinners. Alan Watts
[ Need Saints Sinners]
I claim there ain't Another Saint As great as Valentine. Ogden Nash
[ Another Claim Great Saint Valentine]
No man can in any measure resemble the scripture saints. Charles Simeon
[ Any Man Measure Resemble Saints Scripture]
William Bennett is my patron saint, one of them. Redd Foxx is another. Kinky Friedman
[ Another Bennett Patron Saint Them William]
A man does not have to be an angel in order to be saint. Albert Schweitzer
[ Angel Does Man Order Saint]
And while God had work for Paul, he found him friends both in court and prison. Let persecutors send saints to prison, God can provide a keeper for their turn. William Gurnall
[ Both Court Found Friends God Had Him Keeper Paul Persecutors Prison Provide Saints Send Their Turn While Work]
God hath made it a debt which one saint owes to another to carry their names to a throne of grace. William Gurnall
[ Another Carry Debt God Grace Hath Made Names Owes Saint Their Throne Which]