There is not a single spot between Christianity and atheism, upon which a man can firmly fix his foot.
p. 348. (Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895))
Moral conduct includes every thing in which men are active and for which they are accountable. They are active in their desires, their affections, their designs, their intentions, and in every thing they say and do of choice; and for all these things they are accountable to God.Nathaniel Emmons
The weakest spot in every man is where he thinks himself to be the wisest.Nathaniel Emmons
There is not a single spot between Christianity and atheism, upon which a man can firmly fix his foot.Nathaniel Emmons
Style should be like window-glass, perfectly transparent, and with very little sash.Nathaniel Emmons
I could never think well of a man's intellectual or moral character if he was habitually unfaithful to his appointments."Nathaniel Emmons