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Doctrine Quotes


These are some of the best 'Doctrine' quotations and sayings.

"Orthodoxy, my Lord," said Bishop Warburton, in a whisper, - "orthodoxy is my doxy, - heterodoxy is another man's doxy."

Doctrine is nothing but the skin of truth set up and stuffed.

Doctrine is the framework of life - the skeleton of truth, to be clothed and rounded out by the living grace of a holy life.

Doctrine is the necessary foundation of duty; if the theory is not correct, the practice cannot be right, - Tell me what a man believes, and I will tell you what he will do.

He that shall broach any doctrine that cometh not from God, whatsoever he say for it, or what gloss soever he set upon it, is a traitor to God though he were an angel from heaven.

How absurd to try to make two men think alike on matters of religion, when I cannot make two timepieces agree!

In religion as in politics it so happens that we have less charity for those who believe half our creed, than for diose who deny the whole of it.

Pure doctrine always bears fruit in pure benefits.

Say what men may, it is doctrine that moves the world. He who takes no position will not sway the human intellect.

The doctrine that rectifies the conscience, purifies the heart, and produces love to God and man, is necessarily true, whether men can comprehend all its depths and relations or not. - If it destroys sin, and makes happiness grow out of right living and right loving, it is the truth of God.

The question is not whether a doctrine is beautiful but whether it is true. - When we wish to go to a place, we do not ask whether the road leads through a pretty country, but whether it is the right road.

You can and you can't, You will and you won't; You'll be damn'd if you do, You'll be damn'd if you don't.