Quotations on Renunciation
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Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.
- Charles Dickens
(Keywords: Renunciation, Sorrow)
I found myself facing a Christian Science Reading Room. My God! It had been eight years. There had never been any renunciation of religion on my part, but like so many people, it was a gradual fading away.
- Henry Fonda
(Keywords: Religion, Science, People, Christian, Reading, Renunciation, Years)
The oath of renunciation and allegiance is a solemn vow taken by thousands of immigrants each year to become a United States citizen. The oath is the fundamental statement of allegiance to the United States, and this allegiance is what unites America.
- Jim Ryun
(Keywords: America, Renunciation, states, United, Vow)
Renunciation - that is the great fact we all, individuals and classes, have to learn. In trying to avoid it we bring misery to ourselves and others.
- Beatrice Potter Webb
(Keywords: Fact, Misery, Renunciation, Trying)
A self-respecting nation is ready for anything, including war, except for a renunciation of its option to make war.
- Simone Weil
(Keywords: War, Nation, Renunciation, Self)