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When I hear a man preach, I like to see him act as if he were fighting bees.
Humor must not professedly teach and it must not professedly preach, but it must do both if it would live forever.
Preach the Gospel at all times and when necessary use words.
Francis of Assisi
I made a decision when my father passed away that I was going to be who God made me to be and not try to preach like my father.
It is no use walking anywhere to preach unless our walking is our preaching.
Francis of Assisi
I wish to preach, not the doctrine of ignoble ease, but the doctrine of the strenuous life.
I don't want to just preach to the church. I feel like I have a broader message.
When I am angry I can pray well and preach well.
The Christian missionary may preach the gospel to the poor naked heathen, but the spiritual heathen who populate Europe have as yet heard nothing of Christianity.
If I had only one sermon to preach it would be a sermon against pride.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Children are God's Apostles, sent forth, day by day, to preach of love, and hope, and peace.
James Russell Lowell
I don't feel like I need to preach to the world or nothing like that. I just feel like I share what I say, and if listeners get it, they get it. And I never underestimate the audience's ability to feel me.
I preach there are all kinds of truth, your truth and somebody else's. But behind all of them there is only one truth and that is that there's no truth.
It may be shocking to some people in this country to realize that, without meaning to do so, they hold views in common with Hitler when they preach discrimination against other religious, racial or economic groups.
Henry A. Wallace
I'm an atheist, but I'm very relaxed about it. I don't preach my atheism, but I have a huge amount of respect for people like Richard Dawkins who do.
Did St. Francis preach to the birds? Whatever for? If he really liked birds he would have done better to preach to the cats.
To be a writer does not mean to preach a truth, it means to discover a truth.
A man can preach no better than he prays.
You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.
Why do you not practice what you preach.
Only the sinner has the right to preach.
The best sermon is preached by the minister who has a sermon to preach and not by the man who has to preach a sermon.
There is small risk a general will be regarded with contempt by those he leads, if, whatever he may have to preach, he shows himself best able to perform.
Truth is the silliest thing under the sun. Try to get a living by the Truth and go to the Soup Societies. Heavens! Let any clergyman try to preach the Truth from its very stronghold, the pulpit, and they would ride him out of his church on his own pulpit bannister.
Did they preach one thing and practice another, these men of God?
If you're asking your kids to exercise, then you better do it, too. Practice what you preach.
And, you know, you try and preach to them there's more to this game than just walking up to home plate, swinging the bat, fielding a ground ball. There's some dedication in it, some love you've got to put into this work.
Ages when custom is unsettled are necessarily ages of prophecy. The moralist cannot teach what is revealed; he must reveal what can be taught. He has to seek insight rather than to preach.
Practice rather than preach. Make of your life an affirmation, defined by your ideals, not the negation of others. Dare to the level of your capability then go beyond to a higher level.
We cannot both preach and administer financial matters.
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