Sins Of The Flesh Quotes

Sins Of The Flesh Quotes by Umberto Eco, Leslie Marmon Silko, Muriel Spark, Thomas Aquinas, Brennan Manning, Saint Remigius and many others.

Daytime sleep is like the sin of the flesh; the more yo

Daytime sleep is like the sin of the flesh; the more you have the more you want, and yet you feel unhappy, sated and unsated at the same time.
Umberto Eco
the material world and the flesh are only temporary – there are no sins of the flesh, spirit is everything!
Leslie Marmon Silko
Jealousy … is an affliction of the spirit which, unlike some sins of the flesh, gives no one any pleasure.
Muriel Spark
In the realm of evil thoughts none induces to sin as much as do thoughts that concern the pleasure of the flesh.
Thomas Aquinas
If all the sins of the flesh are worthy of condemnation because by them man allows himself to be dominated by that which he has of the animal nature, much more deserving of condemnation are the sins against nature by which man degrades his own animal nature.
Thomas Aquinas
The ragamuffin gospel reveals that Jesus forgives sins, including the sins of the flesh; that He is comfortable with sinners who remember how to show compassion; but that He cannot and will not have a relationship with pretenders in the Spirit.
Brennan Manning
Among adults there are few saved because of sins of the flesh. With the exception of those who die in childhood, most men will be damned.
Saint Remigius
Sins of the flesh are nothing. They are maladies for physicians to cure, if they should be cured. Sins of the soul alone are shameful.
Oscar Wilde
If the sins of the flesh ever got old I didn’t ever want enough years on me to know it.
Mark Lawrence