She Who Plants Weeds Cannot Expect to Pick Flowers

We have read in the Bible that “you reap what you sow” and have even written about it in a post about God and karma, i.e., what comes around goes around. Or in other words, we should expect to receive according to what and how we give. Today’s quote goes along with these lines, but has a slightly different twist – it’s about expectation.

“She who plants weeds cannot expect to pick flowers.” – Bible or Not?

Often times in life we see people unhappy and even angry about their circumstances, and yet…

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Absolution is the Most Powerful Form of Forgiveness

Forgiveness is powerful. For the offender, being forgiven of an offense removes the burden of wanting to undo the wrong we have done. For the offended, when we are able to forgive someone who has wronged us, that removes the heavy burden of retribution we carry. For those who have been on the giving or receiving end of forgiveness, you understand this.

“Absolution is the most powerful form of forgiveness.” – Bible or Not?

The Bible has much to say about forgiveness and every so often I’ll hear a quote from…

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Peace, Hope, Liberty and Virtue

Just saw this quote, do you know if it from the Bible, or not?

“There is no peace without hope, no hope without liberty, no liberty without integrity, no integrity without virtue”. – Bible or Not?

It reminds me a little of this Bible verse:

“And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge; And to knowledge temperance; and to temperance patience; and to patience godliness; And to godliness brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness charity”. – 2 Peter 1:5-7

So, Bible or not? If so, where? If not who?

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