concept

condemnation Quotes

15 of the best book quotes about condemnation
  1. #1
    “What I have to do is to see, at any rate, that I do not lend myself to the wrong which I condemn.”
  2. #2
    “And now, Athenians, I am not going to argue for my own sake, as you may think, but for yours, that you may not sin against the God by condemning me, who am his gift to you.”
  3. #3
    “I contemn the man who sets his friend Before his country.”
  4. #4
    “Those who condemn what they do not understand are, surely, little men.”
  5. #5
    “A man can condemn his enemies, but it’s wiser to know them.”
  6. #6
    “The carnal sinners are condemn’d, in whom Reason by lust is sway’d.”
  7. #7
    “It’s weird how obsessed the media is with calling everyone racist, isn’t it? It’s almost like they want everyone to be racist or something, for some reason.”
  1. #8
    “You can’t rob a thief, can you? I never robbed no citizens.”
  2. #9
    “The wrath of God is like great waters that are dammed for the present; they increase more and more, and rise higher and higher, till an outlet is given; and the longer the stream is stopped, the more rapid and mighty is its course, when once it is let loose.”
  3. #10
    “What condemnation could possibly be more harsh than one’s own, when self-pretense is no longer possible?”
  4. #11
    “Is the question being asked: Whose fault is it? If so your culture is one that vilifies failure. Failure is difficult enough without being compounded by the search for a scapegoat.”
  5. #12
    “Worse, certainly, than Communism; for it is not the performance of political systems which justifies or condemns them, but their principles. Communism, in principle, supposes itself to represent the wretched of the earth and bars no man by nature from Communist redemption; the Nazis, in categorical contrast, took themselves to be the elite of the earth and consigned whole categories of men to perdition by their nature. The distinctions between these two totalitarianisms may not command much interest in the present temper of the Western Christian; they are still distinctions.”
  6. #13
    “But to praise despair is to condemn delight, to embrace violence is to lose hold of everything else.”
  7. #14
    “Nooses, racial slurs, and overt bigotry are widely condemned by people across the political spectrum; they are understood to be remnants of the past, no longer reflective of the prevailing public consensus about race. ”
  8. #15
    “If there is something to pardon in everything, there is also something to condemn.”