Top 25 Cardinal Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Cardinal Quotes from famous people such as David Attenborough, Adam Davidson, Joyce Meyer, Lord Byron, Mark Warkentin, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

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In the old days… it was a basic, cardinal fact that producers didn’t have opinions. When I was producing natural history programmes, I didn’t use them as vehicles for my own opinion. They were factual programmes.
David Attenborough
The cardinal rule of taxation is that whatever you put a levy on, you’ll inevitably get less of. Taxing corporate activity means less investing, less hiring, fewer jobs and a smaller economy, which hurts the rich, the poor and the middle class alike.
Adam Davidson
Humility is not something that comes naturally. But it is a cardinal virtue that should be pursued more than any other.
Joyce Meyer
The Cardinal is at his wit’s end – it is true that he had not far to go.
Lord Byron
There’s a cardinal rule that you don’t talk about sharks. If you don’t see it, it’s not there.
Mark Warkentin
The fans know and the Cardinals know that I want to be a Cardinal for my whole career. I love this city. The way that this city has embraced me and my family.
Albert Pujols
I committed a cardinal sin as a kid. I never spoke, and my mother thought there was something seriously wrong with me. A silent child is regarded as a problem in Ireland, and I just read all the time.
Ken Bruen
The biggest cardinal sin is not being in the moment, whether in life or on-screen. You owe it to your fellow actor that if they feed you something, you give them an earnest response to what they’ve said to you as opposed to what you wanted to do before they ever showed up.
Romany Malco
I have family and friends who are strong Cardinal fans, and they are having a tough time since I signed. They want to root for me, but rooting for the Cubs is next to a sin.
Ben Zobrist
In my family, there was one cardinal priority – education. College was not an option; it was mandatory. So even though we didn’t have a lot of money, we made it work. I signed up for financial aid, Pell Grants, work study, anything I could.
Eva Longoria
Cardinal Raymond Burke is a 66-year-old guy who lives in Rome, dresses like Queen Elizabeth, and talks like someone who majored in misogyny at some bogus, backwoods, Bible-banging tent school.
Mike Barnicle
I think about my mother every day. But usually the thoughts are fleeting – she crosses my mind like a spring cardinal that flies past the edge of your eye: startling, luminous, lovely… gone.
Meghan O’Rourke
The one and only time I met Pope Benedict XVI was when he was Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger.
David Novak
I’m proud to be a Cardinal.
Stan Musial
That was a sin: to consider yourself victimized or not able to control your destiny or your fate – that was the one cardinal sin in our community.
Condoleezza Rice
When the depressive psychosis has become manifest, its cardinal feature seems to be a mental inhibition which renders a rapport between the patient and the external world more difficult.
Karl Abraham
Clean living is the cardinal principle in the lives of the world’s greatest athletes, as the phenomenal performances of these outstanding characters will obviously show.
Major Taylor
Breaking a cardinal rule of spy craft, I actually let it be known that I wanted to work for the CIA.
James Luceno
After the war, prompted by the Cardinal Archbishop of Paris, I entered Parliament so that a priest could speak out for the poor, as canon law at that time still permitted.
Abbe Pierre
A cardinal rule in budgeting and saving is to pay yourself first. Once your paycheck hits your account, wisdom has it that you should move some amount to savings even before you pay the bills.
John Rampton
Every one suspects himself of at least one of the cardinal virtues.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Every time I see a cardinal, I know my grandmother is with me. This regal, red bird was Grandma’s favorite.
Kris Carr
I’ve met people of great faith. I sat in the home of Billy Graham and in the residence of Cardinal Dolan and prayed with these men of God.
Mitt Romney
I think the cardinal rule of learning to write is learning to read first. I learned to write by learning to read.
Siddhartha Mukherjee
My sons remember me most as a Cardinal. My one son is 26 years old, and I don’t think he’s ever seen me without a beard. It’s not as black as it used to be, but it’s still there.
Bruce Sutter