Zeal Quotes

Some quotes about zeal

Zeal is a volcano, the peak of which the grass of indecisiveness does not grow.
Khalil Gibran
Experience shows that success is due less to ability than to zeal.
Charles Buxton
When you are laboring for others let it be with the same zeal as if it were for yourself.
Confucius
Zeal without knowledge is fire without light.
Thomas Fuller
Zealous men are ever displaying to you the strength of their belief, while judicious men are showing you the grounds of it.
William Shenstone
Zeal is very blind, or badly regulated, when it encroaches upon the rights of others.
Pasquier Quesnel
Zeal is fit for wise men, but flourishes chiefly among fools.
John Tillotson
Never let your zeal outrun your charity. The former is but human, the latter is divine.
Hosea Ballou
My candle burns at both ends;
It will not last the night;
But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends—
It gives a lovely light!
Edna St. Vincent Millay
Just as food eaten without appetite is a tedious nourishment, so does study without zeal damage the memory by not assimilating what it absorbs.
Leonardo da Vinci
Zeal will do more than knowledge.
William Hazlitt
Kindness has converted more sinners than zeal, eloquence, or learning.
Frederick William Faber
We all tend to make zealous judgement, and thereby close ourselves off from revelation.
Madeleine L’Engle
Let me lose everything on earth and the world beyond, but let me not lose what I’m craving for, let it be that i died on the way than retreating from getting it.
Michael Bassey Johnson
Zeal without humanity is like a ship without a rudder, liable to be stranded at any moment.
Owen Feltham

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