Martin Luther Quotes Page 6 of 11
I feel as if Jesus Christ died only yesterday.
Topics: Jesus Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die.
Topics: Justice, Conscience For truth and duty it is ever the fitting time; who waits until circumstances completely favor his undertaking, will never accomplish anything.
Topics: Laziness, Circumstances The hair is the richest ornament of women. Of old, virgins used to wear it loose, except when they were in mourning.
Topics: Life, Women Love is an image of God, and not a lifeless image, but the living essence of the divine nature which beams full of all goodness.
Topics: Love God uses lust to impel men to marry, ambition to office, avarice to earning, and fear to faith. God led me like an old blind goat.
Topics: Lust, Men
A lie is like a snowball: the further you roll it the bigger it becomes.
Topics: Lying There is no more lovely, friendly or charming relationship, communion or company, than a good marriage.
Topics: Marriage, Relationships Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave.
Topics: Marriage, Home God has set the type of marriage everywhere throughout the creation. Every creature seeks its perfection in another. The very heavens and earth picture it to us.
Topics: Marriage, Creation When Eve was brought unto Adam, he became filled with the Holy Spirit, and gave her the most sanctified, the most glorious of appellations. He called her Eva, that is to say, the Mother of All. He did not style her wife, but simply mother, mother of all living creatures. In this consists the glory and the most precious ornament of woman.
Topics: Marriage, Mothers, Sanctification Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us.
Topics: Music, Beauty