„Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.“

—  Francis Bacon, buch Essays

Of Adversity
Essays (1625)

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englischer Philosoph, Staatsmann und Naturwissenschaftler 1561 - 1626

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„In all adversities there is always in its depth, a treasure of spiritual blessings secretly hidden.“

—  Chinmayananda Saraswati Indian spiritual teacher 1916 - 1993

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„Learning is an ornament in prosperity, a refuge in adversity, and a provision in old age.“

—  Aristotle Classical Greek philosopher, student of Plato and founder of Western philosophy -384 - -321 v.Chr

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„Aristocracy is the spirit of the Old Testament, democracy of the New.“

—  Napoleon I of France French general, First Consul and later Emperor of the French 1769 - 1821

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„The Old and New Testaments are the great code of art.“

—  William Blake English Romantic poet and artist 1757 - 1827

Oldest source found: "The Harvard Advocate" (Vol. 102–103), p. 268
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„The good old Dominion, the blessed mother of us all.“

—  Thomas Jefferson 3rd President of the United States of America 1743 - 1826

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„This is the model we await from Kasimir Malevich. AFTER THE OLD TESTAMENT THERE CAME THE NEW AFTER THE NEW THE COMMUNIST AND AFTER THE COMMUNIST THERE FOLLOWS FINALLY THE TESTAMENT OF SUPREMATISM.“

—  El Lissitsky Soviet artist, designer, photographer, teacher, typographer and architect 1890 - 1941

But in this text postponed in a far wider concept than Malevich meant his Suprematism
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„The God of the New Testament is not a different God from the God of the Old“

—  Michael von Faulhaber German Roman Catholic Cardinal 1869 - 1952

Sermon 1
Kontext: In the Gospel of the New Testament the ancient conception of God is perfected and fulfilled... The same God who spoke from the bush on Mount Horeb had now appeared visibly in the Person of Emmanuel, God with us... The God of the New Testament is not a different God from the God of the Old.

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„I am the blank page between the Old Testament and the New.“

—  Benjamin Disraeli British Conservative politician, writer, aristocrat and Prime Minister 1804 - 1881

Cited in Herbert Henry Asquith, Letters of the Earl of Oxford and Asquith to a Friend, Vol. 2 (1933), p. 94.
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Kontext: Miss Sands told me that Queen Victoria, who was latterly éprise with Disraeli, one day asked him what was his real religion. "Madam," he replied, "I am the blank page between the Old Testament and the New."

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„Strength and beauty are the blessings of youth; temperance, however, is the flower of old age.“

—  Democritus Ancient Greek philosopher, pupil of Leucippus, founder of the atomic theory

Fragment quoted in H. Diels and W. Kranz (eds.) Die Fragmente der Vorsokratiker, Vol. II (1952), no. 294; reference taken from Webster's New World Dictionary of Quotations (2005), p. 261

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„God will not pour fresh, creative ideas and blessing into old attitudes.“

—  Joel Osteen American televangelist and author 1963

Quelle: Your Best Life Now: 7 Steps to Living at Your Full Potential

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„God bless pop music and God bless MTV.“

—  Lady Gaga American singer, songwriter, and actress 1986

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