167 Quotes About Apathy

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All growth that is not toward God is growing to decay.
- George Macdonald
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The faith of Christ offers no buttons to push for quick service. The new order must wait the Lord's own time, and that is too much for the man in a hurry. He just gives up and becomes interested in something else.
- A. W. Tozer
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We are never defeated unless we give up on God.
- Ronald Reagan
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May the things of this world so lose their power over us that we do not in the slightest wish to be "worldly"; nay, we even delight in not remaining "in the world."
- Watchman Nee
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If the highest aim of a captain were to preserve his ship, he would keep it in port forever.
- Thomas Aquinas
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A dog barks when his master is attacked. I would be a coward if I saw that God's truth is attacked and yet would remain silent.
- John Calvin
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I consider that the chief dangers which confront the coming century will be religion without the Holy Ghost; Christianity without Christ; forgiveness without repentance; salvation without regeneration; politics without God; and Heaven without Hell.
- William Booth
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How can you pull down strongholds of Satan if you don't even have the strength to turn off your TV?
- Leonard Ravenhill
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If the whole church goes off into deception, that will in no way excuse us for not following Christ.
- Leonard Ravenhill
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Hot heads and cold hearts never solved anything.
- Billy Graham
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A minister, without boldness, is like a smooth file, a knife without an edge, a sentinel that is afraid to let off his gun. If men will be bold in sin, ministers must be bold to reprove.
- William Gurnall
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Nothing is so intolerable to man as being fully at rest, without a passion, without business, without entertainment, without care.
- Blaise Pascal
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When there are dissensions, and jealousies, and evil speakings among professors of religion, then there is great need of a revival. These things show that Christians have got far from God, and it is time to think earnestly of a revival.
- Charles Finney
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Many of us are hunting mice - while lions devour the land.
- Leonard Ravenhill
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The Church used to be a lifeboat rescuing the perishing. Now she is a cruise ship recruiting the promising.
- Leonard Ravenhill
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The world has lost the power to blush over its vice; the Church has lost her power to weep over it.
- Leonard Ravenhill
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Today's church wants to be raptured from responsibility.
- Leonard Ravenhill
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Is the world crucified to you tonight? Or does it fascinate you?
- Leonard Ravenhill
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When sinners are careless and stupid, and sinking into hell unconcerned, it is time the church should bestir themselves. It is as much the duty of the church to awake, as it is for the firemen to awake when a fire breaks out in the night in a great city.
- Charles Finney
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We should not ask, "What is wrong with the world?" for that diagnosis has already been given. Rather, we should ask, "What has happened to the salt and light?"
- John Stott
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Little men with little minds and little imaginations go through life in little ruts, smugly resisting all changes which would jar their little worlds.
- Zig Ziglar
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I will not believe that thou hast tasted of the honey of the gospel if thou can eat it all to thyself.
- Charles Spurgeon
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We run carelessly to the precipice, after we have put something before us to prevent us seeing it.
- Blaise Pascal
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There is a kind of gospel being proclaimed today which conveniently accommodates itself to the spirit of the age, and makes no demand for godliness.
- Duncan Campbell
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A different world cannot be built by indifferent people.
- Peter Marshall
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The soul without imagination is what an observatory would be without a telescope.
- Henry Ward Beecher
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There are a lot of Christians who are halfway fellows. They stand in the door, holding on to the Church with one hand while they play with the toys of the world with the other. They are in the doorway and we can't bring sinners in.
- Mordecai Ham
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Apathy is the acceptance of the unacceptable.
- John Stott
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Never adopt an attitude of indifference, for if you do you will suffer for it. The weight will grow heavier and heavier.
- Watchman Nee
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You are not only responsible for what you say, but also for what you do not say.
- Martin Luther
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Can we be casual in the work of God -- casual when the house is on fire, and people in danger of being burned?
- Duncan Campbell
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If you seek to please men you can never be a servant of the Lord.
- Zac Poonen
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Take heed of drowsiness in hearing; drowsiness shows much irreverence. How lively are many when they are about the world, but in the worship of God how drowsy. ...In the preaching of the Word, is not the bread of life broken to you; and will a man fall asleep at his food? Which is worse, to stay from a sermon, or sleep at sermon?
- Thomas Watson
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All the danger is when the world gets into the heart. The water is useful for the sailing of the ship; all the danger is when the water gets into the ship; so the fear is when the world gets into the heart.
- Thomas Watson
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A prayerless church member is a hindrance. He is in the body like a rotting bone or a decayed tooth. Before long, since he does not contribute to the benefit of his brethren, he will become a danger and a sorrow to them. Neglect of private prayer is the locust which devours the strength of the church.
- Charles Spurgeon
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Too many, through want of prudence, are golden apprentices, silver journeymen, and copper masters.
- George Whitefield
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The weakness of human nature has always appeared in times of great revivals of religion, by a disposition to run into extremes, especially in these three things: enthusiasm, superstition, and intemperate zeal.
- Jonathan Edwards
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Tomorrow is the devil's day, but today is God's. Satan does not care how spiritual your intentions are, or how holy your resolutions, if only they are determined to be done tomorrow.
- J. C. Ryle
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How easy it is to live more or less in the enjoyment of God's free grace, and yet not realize that we are called to fulfill a divinely appointed purpose.
- Duncan Campbell
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We like security: we like the pope to be infallible in matters of faith, and grave doctors to be so in moral questions so that we can feel reassured.
- Blaise Pascal
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So fixed are our spirits in slothfulness and cold indifference that we seldom overcome so much as one evil habit.
- Thomas a Kempis
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The consciousness of the falsity of present pleasures, and the ignorance of the vanity of absent pleasures, cause inconstancy.
- Blaise Pascal
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We are so little and vain that the esteem of five or six persons about us is enough to content and amuse us.
- Blaise Pascal
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The majority is the best way, because it is visible, and has strength to make itself obeyed. Yet it is the opinion of the least able.
- Blaise Pascal
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A greater sorrow than a man not seeing a need is the man who sees it and does nothing about it. But a still greater sorrow is the man who sees the need and can do something about it but won't.
- Ed Cole
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Loving the world destroys our relationship with God, it denies our faith in God, and it discounts our future with God.
- David Jeremiah
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When we become too glib in prayer we are most surely talking to ourselves.
- A. W. Tozer
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A lot of people quit looking for work as soon as they find a job.
- Zig Ziglar
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The sensitivity of men to small matters, and their indifference to great ones, indicates a strange inversion.
- Blaise Pascal
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It is the black work of an ungodly man or an atheist that God is not in all his thoughts. What comfort can be had in the being of God without thinking of him with reverence and delight? A God forgotten is as good as no God to us.
- Stephen Charnock
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