Tertullian

160? - 240? AD

A Quote by Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullian (Tertullian) on birth and murder

Prevention of birth is a precipitation of murder.

Tertullian (160? - 240? AD)

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A Quote by Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullian (Tertullian) on certainty and impossibility

It is certain because it is impossible. -Certum est quia impossibile

Tertullian (160? - 240? AD)

Source: De Carne Christi, V

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A Quote by Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullian (Tertullian) on life and world

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He who lives only to benefit himself confers on the world a benefit when he dies.

Tertullian (160? - 240? AD)

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A Quote by Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullian (Tertullian) on belief, christ, god, and worship

We say, and we say openly, and while ye torture us, mangled and gory we cry out, "We worship God through Christ!" Believe Him a man: it is through Him and in Him that God willeth Himself to be known and worshipped.

Tertullian (160? - 240? AD)

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