Peter Kreeft Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Peter Kreeft quotes, Peter Kreeft sayings, and Peter Kreeft proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

An open mind is not an end in itself but a means to the end of finding truth. Peter Kreeft
It is mercy, not justice or courage or even heroism, that alone can defeat evil. Peter Kreeft
We sinned for no reason but an incomprehensible lack of love, and He saved us for no reason but an incomprehensible excess of love. Peter Kreeft
An open mind is not an end in itself but a means to the end of finding truth. Peter Kreeft
Abortion is the insurance against that fate worse than death which is called a family. Peter Kreeft
Conscience is thus explained only as the voice of God in the soul. Peter Kreeft
We sinned for no reason but an incomprehensible lack of love, and He saved us for no reason but an incomprehensible excess of love. Peter Kreeft
Sinners think they are saints, but saints know they are sinners. Peter Kreeft
A pure heart means a single heart, a heart in which only one desire lives: love. Peter Kreeft
Agape's object is always the concrete individual, not some abstraction called humanity. Love of humanity is easy because humanity does not surprise you with inconvenient demands. You never find humanity on your doorstep, stinking and begging. Peter Kreeft
Agape is the catalyst that makes value appear in anything. Peter Kreeft
To worship a crocodile is better to worship yourself. Peter Kreeft
Gratitude is the seedbed of joy. Peter Kreeft
Trying to fill the God-sized hole in our hearts with things other than God is ike trying to fill the Grand Canyon with marbles. Peter Kreeft
Violence is spiritual junk food, and boredom is spiritual anorexia. Peter Kreeft
To worship a crocodile is better to worship yourself. Peter Kreeft
When a maniac is at the door, feuding brothers reconcile. Peter Kreeft
On my door there's a cartoon of two turtles. One says, 'Sometimes I'd like to ask why he allows poverty, famine and injustice when he could do something about it. 'The other turtle says, 'I'm afraid God might ask me the same question. Peter Kreeft