167 Quotes About Apathy

  • "I am certain that to preach the wrath of God with a hard heart, a cold lip, a tearless eye, and an unfeeling spirit is to harden men, not benefit them."

    - Charles Spurgeon
    Topics: Apathy


  • "You may choose to look the other way but you can never say again that you did not know."

    - William Wilberforce
    Topics: Apathy


  • "A Christian ought to realize what the weights laid on his spirit are. If he encounters it in the morning and does not deal with it at once, he experiences defeat the whole day long."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Apathy


  • "Were there none who were discontented with what they have, the world would never reach anything better."

    - Florence Nightingale
    Topics: Apathy, Discontentment


  • "The particular sin of omission which gives ground to the evil spirits is the believer's passivity."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Apathy


  • "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
    Topics: Apathy, Animals


  • "Sleeping on a dragon's hoard with greedy, dragonish thoughts in his heart, he had become a dragon himself."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Apathy, Greed


  • "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
    Topics: Apathy, Evangelism, Work


  • "I will not judge a person to be spiritually dead whom I have judged formerly to have had spiritual life, though I see him at present in a swoon (faint)as to all evidences of the spiritual life. And the reason why I will not judge him so is this -- because if you judge a person dead, you neglect him, you leave him; but if you judge him in a swoon,(faint) though never so dangerous, you use all means for the retrieving of his life."

    - John Owen
    Topics: Apathy, Rebellion, Judging


  • "It is the misfortune of kings that they scarcely ever do the good they have a mind to do; and through surprise, and the insinuations of flatterers, they often do the mischief they never intended."

    - Francois Fenelon
    Topics: Apathy


  • "There is a time when to avoid trouble is to store up trouble and when to seek for a lazy and a cowardly peace is to court a still greater danger."

    - William Barclay
    Topics: Apathy


  • "Remember. O my soul, the fig tree was charged, not with bearing noxious fruit, but no fruit."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Apathy


  • "Among the many reasons assignable for the sad decay of true Christianity, perhaps the neglecting to assemble ourselves together, in religious societies, may not be one of the least."

    - George Whitefield
    Topics: Christianity, Apathy


  • "Since the days of Pentecost, has the whole church ever put aside every other work and waited upon Him for ten days, that the Spirit's power might be manifested? We give too much attention to method and machinery and resources, and too little to the source of power."

    - Jeremy Taylor
    Topics: Apathy


  • "If the highest aim of a captain were to preserve his ship, he would keep it in port forever."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Apathy



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