- Notable Tertullian Quotes Index -
Born: 160 AD, Carthage, Tunisia
Birth Country: Tunisia
Died: , 220 AD
Divorce these days is a religious vow, as if the proper offspring of marriage.
Fear is the foundation of safety.
Hope is patience with the lamp lit.
Nature soaks every evil with either fear or shame.
Nothing that is God's is obtainable by money.
The first reaction to truth is hatred.
The nature of rumor is known to all.
Truth engenders hatred of truth. As soon as it appears, it is the enemy.
You can judge the quality of their faith from the way they behave. Discipline is an index to doctrine.
You cannot parcel out freedom in pieces because freedom is all or nothing.
Quotes by Tertullian