Arthur Penrhyn Stanley Quotes
High above all earthly lower happiness, the blessedness of the eight Beatitudes towers into the heaven itself. They are white with the snows of eternity; they give a space, a meaning, a dignity to all the rest of the earth over which they brood.
Arthur Penrhyn Stanley
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I am not going to say I have been a saint. I have not been a perfect man. None is perfect but the Father, which is in Heaven.
To ancient Chinese fancy, the Milky Way was a luminous river, - the River of Heaven, - the Silver Stream.
Beauty is the only thing that time cannot harm. Philosophies fall away like sand, creeds follow one another, but what is beautiful is a joy for all seasons, a possession for all eternity.
I propose to build for eternity.
Marriage is neither heaven nor hell, it is simply purgatory.
Heaven is a state of mind, not a location, since Spirit is everywhere and in everything.
Within your magic web of hair, lies furledThe fire and splendour of the ancient world;The dire gold of the comet's wind-blown hair;The songs that turned to gold the evening airWhen all the stars of heaven sang for joy.
Well, life was tough, but at least I was able to live it out and I was able to face death and not be afraid. Well, now I'm ready to go to Heaven and be with Jesus, and...hey? Hey, what's this? Oh, God it feels like a man's DICK IN MY ASS! Oh, GOD!!! I'M DEAD!!! Oh, you mean life keeps on fucking you even after you're dead? Oh, it never ends! OH! OHHH!!!
For the kingdom of heaven is with us today.
Alfred North Whitehead
All Heaven is within thee, Man, And all of Hell within thy heart: What thou dost choose and will to have, That hast thou wheresoe'er thou art.
The booby father craves a booby son,And by Heaven’s blessing thinks himself undone.
And in the morning when the sun rise.Look in the water, see the blue sky.As if heaven has been laid there at our feet.
'Cause when you got love, like we got love.I'm holding on to heaven, holding onto you.When you got one, like I got one.Anyway you looking, it's a hell of a view.Don't know where we're gonna be, but I know we're be sitting on top of the world.So keep hanging onto me.Yeah, don't you wanna be sitting on top of the world?Top of the world.
I believe in my conscience I intercept many a thought which heaven intended for another man.
Pennies don't fall from heaven, they have to be earned here on earth.
We will not go to Heaven,Goetz, and even if we both entered it, we would not have eyes to see each other, nor hands to touch each other. Up there, God gets all the attention.... We can only love on this earth and against God.
Mr. Brooks and I have been friends forever. He is in seventh heaven with his new success on Broadway.
Heaven is dumb, echoing only the dumb.