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It is not a God, just and good, but a devil, under the name of God, that the Bible describes.
Thomas Paine

The devil often lurks behind the cross.
French proverb

When the devil finds the door shut he goes away.
French proverb

The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.
The Usual Suspects, 1995

The sane man knows that he has a touch of the beast, a touch of the devil, a touch of the
saint, a touch of the citizen. Nay, the really sane man knows that he has a touch of the
madman. But the materialist's world is quite simple and solid, just as the madman is quite sure
he is sane.
G. K. Chesterton

Gods, devils and men are alike in actions and thoughts.
Tibetan proverb

When the devil grows poor he becomes a tax collector.
Greek proverb

All kinds of hellish devils rule an angry person.
Jewish proverb

I am good, but not an angel. I do sin, but I am not the devil. I am just a small girl in a big
world trying to find someone to love.
Marilyn Monroe

Everyone has his own devil, and some have two.
Swedish proverb

People often ask me where I stand politically. It's not that I disagree with Bush's economic
policy or his foreign policy, it's that I believe he was a child of Satan sent here to destroy the
planet Earth.
Bill Hicks

The worst devil is the one who prays.
Polish proverb

He that sups with the devil needs a long spoon.
English proverb

Devils must be driven out with devils.
German proverb

But let everyone know that whenever or however a person dies in mortal sin without making
amends when he could have done so and did not, the devil snatches up his soul out of his
body with so much anguish and tribulation that no one can know it unless he has experienced
it.
St. Francis of Assisi

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