Quotations by Francis Atterbury
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Born: Tuesday, March 6, 1663
Died: Friday, February 22, 1732 (68 years old)
Affliction is a school of virtue; it corrects levity, and interrupts the confidence of sinning.
(Keywords: Virtue, Affliction, Confidence, School)
The greater absurdities are, the more strongly they evince the falsity of that supposition from whence they flow.
They who are not induced to believe and live as they ought by those discoveries which God hath made in Scriptures would stand out against any evidence whatever, even that of a messenger sent express from the other world.
(Keywords: God, World)