Gates Of Heaven Quotes

Gates Of Heaven Quotes by Khalil Gibran, David Berg, Elizabeth Ann Seton, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Laozi, Harold Pinter and many others.

Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the

Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Khalil Gibran
Isn’t that ridiculous to show Peter standing at the gates of Heaven with a ring of keys? The doors are already unlocked for us, all we’ve got to do is walk in through the front gate!
David Berg
The gate of heaven is very low; only the humble can enter it.
Elizabeth Ann Seton
Day, like a weary pilgrim, had reached the western gate of heaven, and Evening stooped down to unloose the latchets of his sandal shoon.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Can you open and close the gate of Heaven and act like a woman?
I’ve had my fill of these city guttersnipes–all that scavenging scum! They’re the sort of people, who, if the gates of heaven opened to them, all they’d feel would be a draught.
Harold Pinter
When Christ ascended Triumphantly from star to star He left the gates of Heaven ajar.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Sunsets are so beautiful that they almost seem as if we were looking through the gates of Heaven.
John Lubbock
It has been said that self-respect is the gate of heaven, and the most cursory observation shows that a degree of reserve adds vastly to the latent force of character.
Henry Theodore Tuckerman
When I arrive at the gates of Heaven the Good Lord will ask ‘what did you do in your life?’ I will respond ‘I tried to win football matches.’ He will say: ‘Are you certain that’s all?’ But, well, that’s the story of my life.
Arsene Wenger
In the gates of Heaven, the war medals are nothing but the evidences of murder!
Mehmet Murat Ildan
A servant of the Lord stands bodily before men, but mentally he is knocking at the gates of heaven with prayer.
John Climacus
Death when to death a death by death hath given
Then shall be op’t the long shut gates of heaven.
[Mors, mortis morti mortem nisi morte dedisset (dedisses).]
Thomas Heywood
Those who enter the gates of heaven are not beings who have no passions or who have curbed the passions, but those who have cultivated an understanding of them.
William Blake
The gate of heaven is everywhere.
Thomas Merton
The gates of heaven surely are closed to those who decline to oppose totalitarianism with all their might.
G. Edward Griffin
Once one has rejected faith, it will become impossible for him to enter the gates of Heaven.