To make your people understand what righteousness is, this must be the basis of all your teaching.
Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.
Men love everything but righteousness and fear everything but God
A righteous man may make a righteous work, but no work of an unrighteous man can make him righteous. Now we become righteous only by faith, through the righteousness of Christ imputed to us.
The righteousness of Christ is to be magnified - when the righteousness of a Christian is not to be mentioned.
Your mind is torn between love and righteousness, then honey go righteousness and God will bless you back.
The righteousness of the perfect shall direct his way: but the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.
Self-righteousness is the most shameless slut of all.
It is not righteousness to outragea brave man dead, not even though you hate him.
If I must choose between righteousness and peace, I choose righteousness.
The man who in view of gain thinks of righteousness; who in the view of danger is prepared to give up his life; and who does not forget an old agreement however far back it extends - such a man may be reckoned a complete man.
God will begin to prosper you, for money always follows righteousness.
Mercy and truth are met together: righteousness and peace have kissed each other.
For the promise, that he should be the heir of the world, was not to Abraham, or to his seed, through the law, but through the righteousness of faith.
My future is righteousness.
People are submissive to power, and few of them can be influenced by doctrines of righteousness.
To be in one's own heart in kindly sympathy with all things; this is the nature of righteousness
Swords are weapons. The way of swords is the way to kill. However you dress it up in righteousness, killing is your truth
Vegetarianism is harmless enough, though it is apt to fill a man with wind and self-righteousness
Vegetarianism is harmless enough, though it is apt to fill a man with wind and self-righteousness.
Eternal truth, eternal righteousness, eternal love; these only can triumph, for these only can endure.
Seeking Heaven through righteousness is not seeking righteousness, but something else;--it is not loving goodness for goodness' sake, but for its rewards.
He hideth our unrighteousness with His righteousness, He covereth our disobedience with his obedience, He shadoweth our death with His death, that the wrath of God cannot find us.
If there be ground for you to trust in your own righteousness, then, all that Christ did to purchase salvation, and all that God did to prepare the way for it is in vain.
The path to god is the path of righteousness. While its true no one is righteous, you can try to walk the path. That simply means doing whats right but its tricky since you cant consider yourself righteous without being self-righteous. You would have to do it for other people and/or God. In order to know what the right thing to do is, you will also have to gain wisdom. Wisdom is gained by understanding. Its a more difficult path then it seems and mine has unfortunately been blocked by darkness. Good luck.