"Apart from God every activity is merely a passing whiff of insignificance."
—Alfred North Whitehead
"Men can heal lust. Angels can heal malice. God alone can cure pride."
"Our valleys may be filled with foes and tears; but we can lift our eyes to the hills to see God and the angels, heaven's spectators, who support us according to God's infinite wisdom as they prepare our welcome home."
"If we wait upon God, there is no danger. If we rush on, He must let us see the consequences of it."
"Love always involves responsibility, and love always involves sacrifice. And we do not really love Christ unless we are prepared to face His task and to take up His Cross."
"We can stand affliction better than we can prosperity, for in prosperity we forget God."
—Dwight L. Moody
"He who has not forgiven an enemy has not yet tasted one of the most sublime enjoyments of life."
—Johann K. Lavater