Salt Of The Earth Quotes

Salt Of The Earth Quotes by Joyce Meyer, Faith Hill, John Piper, Nelson Mandela, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Anthony Trollope and many others.

The Bible says that Christians are the salt of the eart

The Bible says that Christians are the salt of the earth and the light of the world. On the job, in the grocery store, even among unsaved friends and family members, God’s people are there to bring seasoning to an unsavory situation.
Joyce Meyer
I have a wonderful family: My parents are churchgoing, salt-of-the-earth Southern people. They gave me a lot of love and are so unaffected by fame.
Faith Hill
We do not smirk at the misery or the merrymaking of immoral culture. We weep. Being pilgrims does not mean being cynical. The salt of the earth does not mock rotting meat. Where it can, it saves and seasons. And where it can’t, it weeps.
John Piper
Let there be work, bread, water and salt for all.
Nelson Mandela
People don’t enjoy salt. They enjoy what is salted. We are the salt of the earth. We do not exist for ourselves.
John Piper
The arts are the salt of the earth; as salt relates to food, the arts relate to technology.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It is a grand thing to rise in the world. The ambition to do so is the very salt of the earth. It is the parent of all enterprise, and the cause of all improvement.
Anthony Trollope
Lets drink to the hard working people
Lets drink to the salt of the earth
Mick Jagger
But these few are the salt of the earth; without them, human life would become a stagnant pool. Not only is it they who introduce good things which did not before exist, it is they who keep the life in those which already existed.
John Stuart Mill
I like real people – salt-of-the-earth men.
Tanit Phoenix
Jesus himself, as the gospel story goes on to its dramatic conclusion, lives out the same message of the Sermon on the Mount: he is the light of the world, he is the salt of the earth, he loves his enemies and gives his life for them, he is lifted up on a hill so that the world can see.
N. T. Wright
People who are the salt of the earth get up and go to a job that they hate.
Gene Simmons
They’re the salt of the earth, those girls. They don’t sit each night and compare notes on groups, criticising lyrics, asking if it’s valid. They just play the record… yeah, and maybe they dance. I love them. I love them dearly
David Bowie
Continue to walk in the faith and, faithful to the mandate that has been entrusted to you, go out with solicitude and joy toward all creatures and pass on to them the gifts of salvation…Let yourselves be guided by the Holy Spirit to be the leaven of new life, salt of the earth and light of the world.
Pope Benedict XVI
The impression somehow prevails that the true believer, particularly the religious individual, is a humble person. The truth is that the surrendering and humbling of the self breeds pride and arrogance.
Eric Hoffer
Nobody likes having salt rubbed into their wounds, even if it is the salt of the earth.
Rebecca West
Whoever you are, whatever you are, start with that, whether salt of the earth or only white sugar.
Alice Walker