All scripture isgiven by inspiration of God, and is profitable of doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness. Bible (NewTestament)
Dearly beloved brethren, the Scripture moveth us in sundry places to acknowledge and confess our manifold sins and wickedness. Book of Common Prayer
Morning Prayer, Sentences of the Scriptures.
Holy Scripture containeth all things necessary to salvation. Book of Common Prayer
Articles of Religion, VI Of the Sufficiency of the holy Scriptures for Salvation.
In brief, where the Scripture is silent, the church is my text; where that speaks,'tis but my comment; where there is a joint silence of both, I borrow not the rules of my religionfrom Rome or Geneva, butthe dictates of my own reason. SirThomas Browne
^5 Religio Medici (published1643), pt.1, section 5.
Scriptura sacra mentis oculis quasi quoddam speculum opponitur, ut interna nostra facies in ipsa videatur. Holy scripture is placed before the eyes of our mind like a mirror, so that we may view our inner face therein. Pope Gregory I known as 'the Great'
c.582 Moralia in Job, bk.2, ch.1, section1.
Well-a-well, man that is born of woman is of few days and full of trouble, as the Scripture says. Mark pseudonym of Samuel Langhorne Clemens TwainSearch Quotes Webster's New World Dictionary of Quotations Copyright © 2010 by Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd. All rights reserved. Published by Wiley, Hoboken, NJ. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Aunt Polly.TheAdventures ofTom Sawyer, ch.1.
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