Sermon On The Mount Quotes

Sermon On The Mount Quotes by Arthur Keith, Matthew McConaughey, Harry S. Truman, Don Marquis, Mahatma Gandhi, John Adams and many others.

We shall never understand the ethical system taught by

We shall never understand the ethical system taught by Jesus unless we realize that he was a Jew, not only by birth, but that he lived and taught as a Jew; the Sermon on the Mount was addressed to his distracted fellow nationals.
Arthur Keith
When thou doest alms, let not thy left hand know what they right hand doeth.
Matthew McConaughey
A person who is fundamentally honest doesn’t need a code of ethics. The Ten Commandments and the Sermon on the Mount are all the ethical code anybody needs.
Harry S. Truman
Pity the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.
Don Marquis
I find a solace a in the Bhagavadgita and Upanishads that I miss even in the Sermon on the Mount.
Mahatma Gandhi
The ten commandments and the sermon on the mount contain my religion.
John Adams
If people find that controversial then I would just refer them to the Sermon on the Mount.
Barack Obama
Modern poverty is not the poverty that was blest in the Sermon on the Mount.
George Bernard Shaw
In the New Testament, Thomas Jefferson cut out everything that was mystical, magical, miracle – physically with scissors – and then pasted in all that remained, such as Jesus’s Sermon on the Mount.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
The Sermon on the Mount commands me to lay up for myself treasures, not upon earth, but in Heaven. My hopes of a future life are all founded upon the Gospel of Christ.
John Quincy Adams
Do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself.
Mitch Albom
If God is not with us, we do not want to continue. If the Sermon on the Mount is simply impractical, our mission work is hopeless. We have no backup plan. We have nothing but Him.
Heidi Baker
Which passages of scripture should guide our public policy? Should we go with Leviticus, which suggests slavery is OK and that eating shellfish is an abomination? Or we could go with Deuteronomy, which suggests stoning your child if he strays from the faith?
Barack Obama
The Sermon on the Mount is not a set of principles to be obeyed apart from identification with Jesus Christ. The Sermon on the Mount is a statement of the life we will live when the Holy Spirit is getting his way with us.
Oswald Chambers
I would like to be a parson on this island. Explain the Sermon on the Mount to ordinary people and let the world be the world.
Joseph Goebbels
Powers Hapgood had just come from court because there was some kind of dust-up on a picket line. The judge was so curious about him – coming from a rich family – why he would choose to live as he had. I guess you know what his answer was …”The Sermon on the Mount, sir.” That’s important.
Kurt Vonnegut
Most people are willing to take the Sermon on the Mount as a flag to sail under, but few will use it as a rudder by which to steer.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.