One principal reason why men are so often useless is, that they divide and shift their attention among a multiplicity of objects and pursuits.
Nathaniel Emmons (1745 - 1840)
Contributed by: Zaady
The more men have multiplied the forms of religion, the more vital Godliness has declined.
You ask if we shall know our friends in heaven. - Do you suppose we are greater fools there than here?
Just definitions either prevent or put an end to disputes.
I could never think well of a man's intellectual or moral character, if he was habitually unfaithful to his appointments.
In reasoning upon moral subjects, we have great occasion for candor, in order to compare circumstances, and weigh arguments with impartiality.
There is not a single spot between Christianity and atheism on which a man can firmly fix his foot.
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