William Coffin Quotes


9 William Coffin quotes:



"Diversity may be the hardest thing for a society to live with, and perhaps the most dangerous thing for a society to be without."
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"All of life is the exercise of risk."
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"The temptation to moralize is strong; it is emotionally satisfying to have enemies rather than problems, to seek out culprits rather than the flaws in the system."
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"So don't let money tell you who you are. Don't let power tell you who your are. Don't let enemies and -- for God's sake -- don't let your sins tell you who you are. Don't prove yourself. That's taken care of. All we have to do is express ourselves. It's difficult, but we're a lot more alive in pain than in complacency."
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"While the [Christian] faith takes care of the ultimate incongruities of life, humor does nicely with the intermediate ones."
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"If your heart is full of fear, you won't seek truth; you'll seek security. If a heart is full of love, it will have a limbering effect on the mind."
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"The cause of violence is not ignorance. It is self-interest. Only reverance can restrain violence - reverance for human life and the environment."
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"When we live at each other's mercy, we had better learn to be merciful."
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"It's too bad that one has to conceive of sports as being the only arena where risks are, [for] all of life is risk exercise. That's the only way to live more freely, and more interestingly."
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