Celibacy Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Ada Palmer” float=”none” width=”100%”]Celibacy is the most extreme of sexual perversions, after all.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Alfred North Whitehead” float=”none” width=”100%”]In this modern world, the celibacy of the medieval learned class has been replaced by a celibacy of the intellect which is divorced from the concrete contemplation of the complete facts.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Annie Besant” float=”none” width=”100%”]Celibacy is not natural to men or to women; all bodily needs require their legitimate satisfaction, and celibacy is a disregard of natural law.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anonymous” float=”none” width=”100%”]Honestly, celibacy isn’t hard. It’s the gasers that sell you broken promises and try to get you off of God’s plan offering nothing.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anonymous” float=”none” width=”100%”]If we were the last two people alive on earth, we’d make celibacy the new national pasttime.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anonymous” float=”none” width=”100%”]Maintaining a celibate relationship is hard thats why standards must be set and God has to be centered.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dada Bhagwan” float=”none” width=”100%”]One, who feels like dying only while asking for sex, can conquer this world.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dov Davidoff” float=”none” width=”100%”]Most people that commit to a life of celibacy weren’t leaving that much on the table in the first place.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”F. Scott Fitzgerald” float=”none” width=”100%”]Celibacy goes deeper than the flesh.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frederick Lenz” float=”none” width=”100%”]Celibacy doesn’t make you enlightened, otherwise every nun or priest in Buddhism or Christianity would be enlightened. People who don’t date and can’t get any action would be enlightened.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Granth Sahib” float=”none” width=”100%”]The celibate practices celibacy, but his heart is filled with pride.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”H L Mencken” float=”none” width=”100%”]The ideal state for a philosopher, indeed, is celibacy tempered by polygamy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Hans Kung” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everyone agrees the celibacy rule is just a Church law dating from the 11th century, not a divine command.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jeremy Taylor” float=”none” width=”100%”]A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual sweetness, but sits alone, and is confined and dies in singularity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mahatma Gandhi” float=”none” width=”100%”]Celibacy is a great help, inasmuch as it enables one to lead a life of full surrender to God.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Bassey Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is better to lock up your heart with a merciless padlock, than to fall in love with someone who doesn’t know what they mean to you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”P.D. James” float=”none” width=”100%”]If our sex life were determined by our first youthful experiments, most of the world would be doomed to celibacy. In no area of human experience are human beings more convinced that something better can be had only if they persevere.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Peter De Vries” float=”none” width=”100%”]Celibacy is the worst form of self-abuse.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pope Benedict XVI” float=”none” width=”100%”]Celibacy is not a matter of compulsion. Someone is accepted as a priest only when he does it of his own accord.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pope John Paul II” float=”none” width=”100%”]The vow of celibacy is a matter of keeping one’s word to Christ and the Church. a duty and a proof of the priest’s inner maturity; it is the expression of his personal dignity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rajneesh” float=”none” width=”100%”]In the name of celibacy, sex has been repressed for centuries and you have become just full of sexuality. Rather than transcending it you are boiling within.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rajneesh” float=”none” width=”100%”]Try to force celibacy upon yourself and your dreams will become sexual, they will have a quality of sexuality.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Richard Whately” float=”none” width=”100%”]Even supposing there were some spiritual advantage in celibacy, it ought to be completely voluntary[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Green Ingersoll” float=”none” width=”100%”]Celibacy is the essence of vulgarity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Socrates” float=”none” width=”100%”]As to marriage or celibacy, let a man take which course he will, he will be sure to repent.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Love Peacock” float=”none” width=”100%”]Marriage may often be a stormy lake, but celibacy is almost always a muddy horse pond.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Timothy Radcliffe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Celibacy is not just a matter of not having sex. It is a way of admiring a person for their humanity, maybe even for their beauty.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Virchand Gandhi” float=”none” width=”100%”]On the higher plane the soul is sexless, and those who wish to rise higher than the physical plane must eliminate the idea of sex.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William P. Leahy” float=”none” width=”100%”]The church may hold whatever it holds with regard to clerical celibacy.[/wpsm_quote]