Common God

Famous quotes containing the words common and/or god:

    If we use common words on a great occasion, they are the more striking, because they are felt at once to have a particular meaning, like old banners, or everyday clothes, hung up in a sacred place.
    George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)

    It is an elegant refinement that God learned Greek when he wanted to become a writer—and that he did not learn it better.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)