Favorite Sayings and Quotations

If you have not chosen the Kingdom of God first,
it will in the end make no
difference what you have chosen instead.
William Law

"When you come to the edge of all the light you know,
and are about to step off into the darkness of the unknown,
faith is knowing one of two things will happen:
there will be something solid to stand on, or you
will be taught how to fly."
    ~ Barbara J. Winter ~

"He who has no fire in himself
cannot heat others"

"A quiet conscience sleeps in thunder."
-Thomas Fuller

I value the friend who for me finds
time on his calendar,
but I cherish the friend who for me does not
consult his calendar. ~ Robert Brault ~

You have been my friend.
That in itself is a tremendous thing.
I wove my webs for you because I liked you.
- Charlotte, from Charlotte's Web (by E. B. White)

“Being powerful is like being a lady.
If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.”
— Margaret Thatcher

"It is easier to build strong children than to
repair broken men."
Frederick Douglass (1817-1895)

It's hard to train a child in the way to go if you don't go
that way yourself…

"Giving someone all your love is never an assurance
that they'll love you back!
Don't expect love in return, just wait
for it to grow in their hearts;
but if it doesn't, be content that
it grew in yours."

"When you fear God you fear nothing else."
- Oswald Chambers

"Nothing comes from nothing."
- Shakespeare

Of all the systems of morality that have come
under my observation,
none appear so pure to me as that of Jesus.
- Thomas Jefferson

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