Idol Quotes

Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized.

Their idols are silver and gold, the work of men’s hands. (Psalms 115:4)

We boast our emancipation from many superstitions; but if we have broken any idols, it is through a transfer of idolatry.

Sacred cows make very poor gladiators.

The idol is the measure of the worshiper.

Man is a dog’s ideal of what God should be.

Never be surprised at the crumbling of an idol or the disclosure of a skeleton.

Man cannot make a worm, yet he will make gods by the dozen.

There is not a more unhappy being than a superannuated idol.

From Sinai we have heard thee speak, And from mount Calv’ry too; And yet to idols oft we seek, While thou art in our view Some golden calf, or golden dream, Some fancied creature-good, Presumes to share the heart with him, Who bought the whole with blood. Lord, save us from our golden calves, Our […]