Tuesday, December 25, 2018

If you wait, and other quotes

The posting of quotes by human authors does not constitute agreement with either the quotes or their sources. (I try to confirm the sources that I give, but may miss on occasion; please verify when possible.)

"If you wait to make the perfect decision, you’ll never make a decision." -- Heard

"The devil ain’t afraid of the church no more! The devil done got ahold on the church!" -- DeClois Johnson

"Success has a thousand fathers. Failure is an orphan." or "Victory has a thousand fathers. Defeat is an orphan." -- John F. Kennedy, and others

"The feebleness of the churches is being criticized today, and the criticism is justified." -- Oswald Chambers

"The temperature of our spiritual health is measured on the thermometer of our thanksgiving." -- Church sign

"Western society in principle is based on a legal level that is far lower than the true moral yardstick, and besides, this legal way of thinking has a tendency to ossify. In principle, moral imperatives are not adhered to in politics, and often not in public life either." -- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

"There are some of you, who have never made a name as I have, who will be given a higher place in the Kingdom than I; but, I shall not mind, I shall be content to take the lowest place." -- Marianne Hearn

"Christ is not merely a summer sun of the prosperous but a winter fire for the unfortunate." -- G. K. Chesterton

"What begins being inclusive of liberal views ends by being exclusive of conservative views." -- Ken Hamrick

"Uunbaptized Christians are decidedly out of order, and it should not be the case that our practice encourages us to accept the profession of faith of the unbaptized." -- Michael Riley

"The goal of disobedience is not to change the world but to testify about another world." -- Pastor Wang Yi

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