Zeal Quotes (171 quotes)
“For a number of years there has been a righteous discontent, a burning zeal to go forward in His name among the Baptist women of our churches and it will be the dynamic force in the religious campaign at the opening of the 20th century.”
―Nannie Helen Burroughs
How the Sisters Are Hindered from Helping September 1900 National Baptist Convention.
“Press bravely onward! — not in vain
Your generous trust in human kind;
The good which bloodshed could not gain
Your peaceful zeal shall find.”
―John Greenleaf Whittier
To the Reformers of England, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
“Since, in the long run, every planetary society will be endangered by impacts from space, every surviving civilization is obliged to become spacefaring — not because of exploratory or romantic zeal, but for the most practical reason imaginable: staying alive.”
Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space (1994)
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“And he respects Owl, because you can't help respecting anybody who can spell TUESDAY, even if he doesn't spell it right; but spelling isn't everything. There are days when spelling Tuesday simply doesn't count.”