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Sin Quotes

For a small word as sin, a lot has been said and discussed to signify its real implication. Theologians depict sin as transgression of God’s will. To put it in more concrete terms, sin is interpreted as - “to miss the mark”, as defined in the original translation of Bible. Any form of violation, disobedience or rebellion against God has been defined as sin, as maintained by holy standard of righteousness. Sin is the fundamental concept of most faith and religion and has been the guiding force of morality in this world. If you wish to uncover some famous wicked quotations and sayings, just scroll down.

Alice Walker

Writing saved me from the sin and inconvenience of violence.

Alexander Hamilton

In politics, as in religion, it is equally absurd to aim at making proselytes by fire and sword. Heresies in either can rarely be cured by persecution.

Hillary Clinton

In the Bible it says they asked Jesus how many times you should forgive, and he said 70 times 7. Well, I want you all to know that I'm keeping a chart.

Martin Luther

Be a sinner and sin strongly, but more strongly have faith and rejoice in Christ.

W. H. Auden

All sins tend to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is damnation.

Soren Kierkegaard

God creates out of nothing. Wonderful you say. Yes, to be sure, but he does what is still more wonderful: he makes saints out of sinners.

Emo Philips

When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle. Then I realized that the Lord doesn't work that way so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me.

William Blake

Christ's crucifix shall be made an excuse for executing criminals.

Saint Augustine

God had one son on earth without sin, but never one without suffering.

H. L. Mencken

Adultery is the application of democracy to love.

Horace Mann

If evil is inevitable, how are the wicked accountable? Nay, why do we call men wicked at all? Evil is inevitable, but is also remediable.

Henry Ward Beecher

Compassion will cure more sins than condemnation.

Andre Gide

Sin is whatever obscures the soul.

Dwight L. Moody

The Bible will keep you from sin, or sin will keep you from the Bible.

Kurt Cobain

The worst crime is faking it.

Anatole France

Religion has done love a great service by making it a sin.

Mother Teresa

The greatest destroyer of peace is abortion because if a mother can kill her own child, what is left for me to kill you and you to kill me? There is nothing between.

George Eliot

Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.

Walter Scott

Of all vices, drinking is the most incompatible with greatness.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

I sometimes hold it half a sin to put in words the grief I feel; for Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within.

We do not attach any intrinsic value to the Cross; this would be sinful and idolatrous. Our veneration is referred to Him who died upon it.