Sin is a stone which does not float. .
Ignorance is not innocence but sin.
All sin tends to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is what is called damnation.
I am no longer sure of anything. If I satiate my desires, I sin but I deliver myself from them; if I refuse to satisfy them, they infect the whole soul.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Sin is whatever obscures the soul.
I know not what record of sin awaits me in the other world, but this I know, that I was never mean enough to despise any man because he was black.
Every where the years bring to all enough of sin and sorrow; but in slavery the very dawn of life is darkened by these shadows.
If you go forward in the spirit of the original apostles and followers of Jesus Christ, trusting not in man but in the living God, he will enable you to pull down the strong holds of sin and Satan, and that work by which he is pleased will prosper in your hands.
Take God for your spouse and friend and walk with him continually, and you will not sin and will learn to love, and the things you must do will work out prosperously for you.
In the world it is called Tolerance, but in hell it is called Despair, the sin that believes in nothing, cares for nothing, seeks to know nothing, interferes with nothing, enjoys nothing, hates nothing, finds purpose in nothing, lives for nothing, and remains alive because there is nothing for which it will die.
The world is filled with folly and sin, And Love must cling, where it can, I say: For Beauty is easy enough to win; But one isn't loved every day.
Procrastination is my sin. It brings me naught but sorrow. I know that I should stop it. In fact, I will--tomorrow!
I would rather die than do something which I know to be a sin, or to be against God's will.
Sin does not stop God's grace from flowing, but God's grace will stop sin.
There is no sin except stupidity.
Riches and the things that are necessary in life are not evil in themselves. And all of us face cares and troubles in this life. The sin comes in the time and energy we spend in pursuing these things, at the expense of neglecting Christ.
The deepest sin of the human mind is to believe things without evidence.
It is true that we cannot be free from sin, but at least let our sins not be always the same.
My general thesis was that Lust should be shifted from the category of Sin to that of Virtue.
Repentance for past crimes is just and easy; but sin-no-more's a task too hard for mortals.
At the center of our being is a point of nothingness which is untouched by sin and by illusion, a point of pure truth, a point or spark which belongs entirely to God, which is never at our disposal, from which God disposes of our lives, which is inaccessible to the fantasies of our own mind or the brutalities of our own will.
In judging others a man laboreth in vain; he often erreth, and easily falleth into sin; but in judging and examining himself he always laboreth to good purpose.
Sin with the multitude, and your responsibility and guilt are as great and as truly personal, as if you alone had done the wrong.
I strongly believe that it is a sin to make the Bible boring.