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Quotes of heretic

  1. Every revolutionary ends up either by becoming an oppressor or a heretic – Albert Camus
  2. To try to fashion something from suffering, to relish our triumphs, and to endure defeats without resentment: all that is compatible with the faith of a heretic – Walter Kaufmann
  3. A heretic is a man who sees with his own eyes. – Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
  4. I shall never be a heretic I may err in dispute, but I do not wish to decide anything finally; on the other hand, I am not bound by the opinions of men. – Martin Luther
  5. I can understand why Christians call us heretics. But most important, who will God call a heretic From God's point of view, my revelation is deeply orthodox. – Sun Myung Moon
  6. If the individual, or heretic gets hold of some essential truth, or sees some error in the system being practiced, he commits so many marginal errors himself that he is worn out before he can establish his point. – Ezra Pound
  7. If I were a Roman Catholic, I should turn a heretic in sheer desperation, because I would rather go to heaven than go to purgatory. – Charles Spurgeon

Usage examples for heretic

  1. My loving, heretic mother loved them not; my father, a Catholic born and bred, had an equal aversion. ” – Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier
  2. Doubt of the pure atmosphere of their bed- chamber, appeared to her as too heretic even for the positive essay. ” – One of Our Conquerors, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  3. “ I have proved to you that this young man is a heretic so now give me my reward. ” – Lysbeth A Tale Of The Dutch by H. Rider Haggard
  4. The Aten- Ra of the " heretic Pharaoh was an Asiatic Baal, but unlike the Baal of Canaan he stood alone; there were no other Baals, no Baalim, by the side of him. ” – Patriarchal Palestine by Archibald Henry Sayce
  5. In 1534 the luckless Etienne Dolet, soon to be burnt as a heretic arrived at Lyon, and with some friendly help from Gryphius printed between 1538 and 1544 some seventy editions. ” – Fine Books by Alfred W. Pollard
  6. That ill priest, John Wycliffe, who is accounted their leader, hath done more hurt to the faith than any heretic these many years. ” – Mistress Margery by Emily Sarah Holt
  7. They remembered, no doubt, that their mistress was a princess of France, the daughter of the heretic Henry of Navarre. ” – Henrietta Maria by Henrietta Haynes
  8. The word heretic ought to be a term of honor; for honest, clearly uttered heresy is always virtuous, and this whether truth or error; yet it is not difficult to understand how the charge of heresy has been generally used as a means of exciting bad feeling. ” – Theological Essays by Charles Bradlaugh
  9. He, however, did not complete it, and it fell into disrepair, besides suffering from the iconoclastic zeal of the heretic Akhunaten, who hammered out some of the beautifully painted scenes upon its walls. ” – History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, And Assyria In The Light Of Recent Discovery by L.W. King and H.R. Hall
  10. The Convener was a bit of a heretic himself and, consequently, carried a tender heart toward them. ” – The Doctor A Tale Of The Rockies by Ralph Connor
  11. So you are a heretic too? ” – The Dominant Strain by Anna Chapin Ray
  12. You are starved, my poor darling, and I am a Jew, Turk, infidel, and heretic I always was! ” – Hildegarde's Home by Laura E. Richards
  13. Another heretic more fortunate than these seven, had just previously been condemned to the stake and pardoned for the sake of his musical talents. ” – Milton's England by Lucia Ames Mead
  14. His milk- white head was raised with a certain pride when he heard at the door, while entering the church, the Creoles say among themselves, " We have an honorable light- house keeper and not a heretic though he is a Yankee." ” – Stories by Foreign Authors: Polish by Various
  15. Vengeance on the heretic Inglez! ” – Romance by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  16. “ " He is a heretic said one of the sergeants. ” – The Legend of the Glorious Adventures of Tyl Ulenspiegel in the land of Flanders and elsewhere by Charles de Coster
  17. He was again accused at Florence, and was publicly burnt as an heretic 16 Sept. ” – A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
  18. If they have a heretic to deal with we must not meddle. ” – The Secret Chamber at Chad by Evelyn Everett-Green
  19. “ No heretic he said, ever better deserved to be burnt, but that he would leave to their Christian wisdom. ” – Books Condemned to be Burnt by James Anson Farrer