27 Quotes About Self-love

  • "The sinful emotions are stirred most deeply by self-love."

    - Walter J. Chantry
    Topics: Self-love


  • "Those who think too much of themselves don't think enough."

    - Amy Carmichael
    Topics: Self-love


  • "The world's smallest package is a man wrapped up in himself."

    - Chuck Swindoll
    Topics: Self-love


  • "He who begins by seeking God within himself may end by confusing himself with God."

    - B.B. Warfield
    Topics: Self-love


  • "We have within us a self that has its poison from Satan--from hell--and yet we cherish and nourish it. What do we not do to please self and nourish self--and we make the devil within us strong. ... Look at your own life. What are the works of hell? They are chiefly these three: self-will, self-trust, and self-exaltation."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Self-love


  • "Self-love may lead us to prayers, but love to God excites us to praises."

    - Thomas Manton
    Topics: Self-love, Praise


  • "[The] humanistic cornerstone of self-love has become a new doctrine within evangelical Christianity, taught from many of the most popular pulpits. Sermons more often than not quote psychologists and teach their unbiblical psychological concepts for credibility."

    - T.A. McMahon
    Topics: Humanism, Self-love, Psychology


  • "The very thought that he could entice the Lord, his Creator, to "fall down and worship" him (Matthew 4:9) demonstrates not only his egotistic ambition but also just how self-absorbed and self-deceived he is. This is a major trait of humanity as well."

    - T.A. McMahon
    Topics: Satan, Self-love


  • "I make myself, in a host of ways, the center of the universe."

    - William Temple
    Topics: Self-love


  • "For human beings self-worship is the worst sin, for God it is the epitome of His righteousness. The Unity of the Bible"

    - Daniel Fuller
    Topics: Self-love


  • "God's people must not love their soul life even to the point of death. Unless self-love or self-pity is committed to the cross they shall surely be defeated by the adversary."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Self-pity, The Cross, Self-love


  • "The sad truth is that among today's evangelicals it is not loving and esteeming God but self-love and self-esteem that are presented as the pressing need!"

    - Dave Hunt
    Topics: Self-love


  • "We have within us a self that has its poison from Satan--from hell--and yet we cherish and nourish it. What do we not do to please self and nourish self--and we make the devil within us strong. ... Look at your own life. What are the works of hell? They are chiefly these three: self-will, self-trust, and self-exaltation."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Self-love


  • "The pampering of the flesh, is the quenching of God's spirit."

    - Thomas Watson
    Topics: Self-love


  • "Oh, thrice fools are we, who like new-born princes weeping in the cradle, know not that there is a kingdom before them; then, let our Lord's sweet hand square us, and hammer us, and strike off the knots of pride, self-love, and world-worship, and infidelity, that He may make us stones and pillars in His Father's house."

    - Samuel Rutherford
    Topics: Heaven, Foolishness, Self-love



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