Tertullian Quotes

- Notable Tertullian Quotes Index -

Born: 160 AD, Carthage, Tunisia
Birth Country: Tunisia
Died: , 220 AD
Occupation: Author

1.
Divorce these days is a religious vow, as if the proper offspring of marriage.
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2.
Fear is the foundation of safety.
- Tertullian

3.
Hope is patience with the lamp lit.
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4.
Nature soaks every evil with either fear or shame.
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5.
Nothing that is God's is obtainable by money.
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6.
The first reaction to truth is hatred.
- Tertullian

7.
The nature of rumor is known to all.
- Tertullian

8.
Truth engenders hatred of truth. As soon as it appears, it is the enemy.
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9.
You can judge the quality of their faith from the way they behave. Discipline is an index to doctrine.
- Tertullian

10.
You cannot parcel out freedom in pieces because freedom is all or nothing.
- Tertullian

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