William Penn Quotes About Overcoming

Quotes about: Overcoming
  • 'Tis no sin to be tempted, but to be overcome.

    William Penn (1726). “A Collection of the Works of William Penn: To which is Prefixed a Journal of His Life, with Many Original Letters and Papers Not Before Published”, p.839
  • To be innocent is to be not guilty; but to be virtuous is to overcome our evil inclinations.

    William Penn (1841). “Fruits of solitude in reflections and maxims relating to the conduct of human life. A new ed”, p.73

William Penn

  • Born: October 14, 1644
  • Died: July 30, 1718
  • Occupation: Author
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