— Richard J. Daley American politician 1902 - 1976
Response to criticism for steering millions of dollars in city insurance to an agency where his son worked.
„... with the most infinite tenderness I have ever known in my life, he put his arms around me, gently, gently, and I embraced him around the neck, and we touched...“
— Katherine Anne Porter American journalist, essayist, short story writer, novelist, and political activist 1890 - 1980
„I love to think of Him in the world of light to-day, my brother; mine though angels bow before Him, and archangels veil their faces; mine though I am very far from heaven's holiness and heaven's joy; yet He is my brother, and every beating of His heart is a brother's love for me, and though high and lifted up, H'sarm, a brother's, is around me, and will keep me and uphold me, until He gives me a brother's welcome to His and my home in the better land.“
— Abbott Eliot Kittredge American minister 1834 - 1912
„He saw a lawyer killing a viper
On a dunghill hard, by his own stable
And the devil smiled, for it put him in mind Of
Cain and his brother, Abel.“
— Samuel Taylor Coleridge English poet, literary critic and philosopher 1772 - 1834
"The Devils Thoughts" (c. 1834).
„When someone becomes a Christian, he immediately cares about those around him. He cares about those unwanted in society - the poor, the bad, and the ugly (those who lack what society esteems). This is because God put His love within him the moment that he repented and trusted the Saviour.“
— Ray Comfort New Zealand-born Christian minister and evangelist 1949
„As we walked out of that room, he put his arm around me and said 'That's a very compelling presentation, and God, we hope you're wrong.“
— Kyle Bass businessperson 1969
CNBC House of Cards interview, 2009.