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Friday, November 30, 2012

Thursday, November 29, 2012

God


Quotes about God
  • People see God every day; they just don't recognize Him. ---Pearl Bailey 1918-1990
  • A god who let us prove his existence would be an idol. ---Dietrich Bonhoeffer 1906-1945
  • When you come to the bottom, you find God. -- Neville Talbot
  • Expect great things from God, attempt great things for God. --William Carey
  • He who waits on God never waits too long. -- Chuck Wagner
  • There is a God-shaped vacuum in the heart of every person and it can never be filled by any created thing. It can only be filled by God, made known through Jesus Christ. -- Blaise Pascall
  • Coincidence is when God chooses to remain anonymous.
  • God put me on Earth to accomplish a certain number of things. Right now I'm so far behind I will never die! --Anonymous
  • A man without God is not like a cake without raisins; he is like a cake without the flour and milk; he lacks the essential ingredients... Bishop Fulton J. Sheen
  • An infinite God can give all of Himself to each of His children. He does not distribute Himself that each may have a part, but to each one He gives all of Himself as fully as if there were no others. A. W. Tozer 
  • Be assured, if you walk with Him and look to Him, and expect help from Him, He will never fail you. George Mueller 
  • God has two dwellings: one in heaven, and the other in a meek and thankful heart. Izaak Walton
  • God still draws near to us in the ordinary, commonplace, everyday experiences and places... He comes in surprising ways. Henry Gariepy 
  • It is God to whom and with whom we travel, and while He is the End of our journey, He is also at every stopping place. Elisabeth Elliot 
  • Keep yourself as a pilgrim and a stranger here in this world, as one to whom the world's business counts but little.  Keep your heart free, and always lift it up to God. Thomas à Kempis
  • Many times disillusionment comes simply because our circumstances don't fit our concept of who God is and how He works. Mark Wiley
  • Men try to fix problems with duct tape. God did it with nails.
  • My friend's 5 year old granddaughter looked at the stars one night and exclaimed, "God's home! All his lights are on!"
  • Nothing shall be lost that is done for God or in obedience to Him. John Owen 
  • Once you've experienced the awesomeness of God, from then on you come to expect it. Aaron Landry
  • We don't seem to want to worship a God who's too big, too authoritative. We seem more comfortable with a deity who's more manageable. Mark Finley 
  • What can you say about a society that says that God is dead and Elvis is alive? Irv Kupcinet
  • When you have nothing left but God, then for the first time you become aware that God is enough. Maude Royden 
  • Where others see but the dawn coming over the hill, I see the soul of God shouting for joy. William Blake 





Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Giving Quotes

Quotes about Giving

  • Little things given away will surely come back some other day, because GOD never forgets to give rewards to those who share their unselfish hearts.
  • We should give as we would receive, cheerfully, quickly, and without hesitation; for there is no grace in a benefit that sticks to the fingers. Seneca
  • Give not from the top of your purse but from the bottom of your heart.
  • If one first gives himself to the Lord, all other giving is easy. Robert Harris
  • If you have not often felt the joy of doing a kind act, you have neglected much, and most of all yourself. A. Neilen
  • The great use of life is to spend it for something that outlasts it. WILLIAM JAMES (1842–1910)
  • The manner in which it is given is worth more than the gift. Pierre Corneille (1606-1684) French Playwright
  • The measure of a life, after all, is not its duration, but its donation. Corrie ten Boom 
  • The world is full of two kinds of people: the givers and the takers. The takers eat well—but the givers sleep well.
  • The world's favorite verb is "get." The verb of the Christian is "give." Billy Graham
  • We are here to add what we can to life, not to get what we can from it. SIR WILLIAM OSLER (1849–1919)
  • We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give. Winston Churchill
  • We may not be able to give much but we can always give the joy that springs in a heart that is in love with God. Mother Teresa 
  • What can I give him,"Poor as I am?" If I were a shepherd,|I would bring him a lamb,|If I were a Wise Man,|I would do my part - Yet what can I give Him? "Give my heart." Christina Rossetti
  • When YOU stop giving and offering something to the rest of the world, it's time to turn out the lights. George Burns
  • You get the best out of others when you give the best of yourself. Harvey S. Firestone
  • You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. KAHLIL GIBRAN (1883–1931)

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Future Quotes

Quotes about the Future

  • "Some men are afraid to lay up treasures in heaven for fear they will never see them again." By Charles G. Bellah
  • The future is purchased at the price of vision in the present. --Samuel Johnson
  • "What the future could hold, and what each of us could become, is limitted mainly by what we believe." - Gloria Steinem
  • The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time. --ABRAHAM LINCOLN (1809–1865)
  • God has wisely kept us in the dark concerning future events and reserved for himself the knowledge of them, that he may train us up in a dependence upon himself and a continued readiness for every event Matthew Henry
  • God isn't going to let you see the distant scene. So you might as well quit looking for it. He promises a lamp unto our feet, not a crystal ball into the future. We do not need to know what will happen tomorrow. We only need to know He leads us and we will find grace to help us when we need it. Max Lucado (Traveling Light)
  • I believe the future is only the past again, entered through another gate. Arthur Wing Pinero
  • I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past. Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826); US president. 
  • Just remember- when you think all is lost, the future remains. Bob Goddard
  • Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God Corrie ten Boom
  • Never dwell on the tomorrow; remember, that it's God's and not ours. Edward B. Pusey
  • Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present. Marcus Aurelius 
  • Nothing takes God by surprise. He knows the future and can therefore guide us through its trackless ways. W. T. Purkiser 
  • Right actions for the future are the best apologies for wrong ones in the past. Tyron Edwards
  • The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time. Dean Acheson
  • The best way to predict the future is to create it.
  • The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. Eleanor Roosevelt (1884- 1962); US writer and politician.
  • The most reliable way to anticipate the future is by understanding the present. John Naisbitt (Megatrends)
  • The nicest thing about the future is that it always starts tomorrow.
  • The past does not equal the future. Anthony Robbins
  • The past remembered is a good guide for the future. Chinese Proverb 
  • We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.

Monday, November 26, 2012

Trend Quotes

Quotes about Trends


  • Be prepared to ride the cycles and trends of life; Success is never permanent and failure is never final. Brian Tracy



Good Quotes

Quotes about Good


  • A conscience is what hurts when all your other parts feel so good.
  • Do all the good you can, in all the ways you can, as long as ever you can. John Wesley
  • Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame. Alexander Pope (1688-1744) English Poet
  • How far that little candle shows his beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world. William Shakespeare
  • In the final analysis there is no solution to man's progress but the day's honest work, the day's honest decisions, the day's generous utterances and the day's good deed. Clare Booth Luce
  • Nature does not bestow virtue; to be good is an art. Seneca
  • No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent. Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
  • Our circumstances are not an accurate reflection of God's goodness. Whether life is good or bad, God's goodness, rooted in His character, is the same. Helen Grace
  • The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but to reveal to him his own. Benjamin Disraeli (submitted by sireneh)
  • The world is good-natured to people who are good natured. William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Whatever you are, be a good one. Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
  • You can be as good as the best of them, or as bad as the worst, so don’t test me. Biggie Smalls (Get Money Rmx)
  • You cannot go on being a good egg forever. You must either hatch or rot. C. S. Lewis 


Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Consider Quotes

Quotes about Consideration


  • Always put yourself in the other's shoes. If you feel that it hurts you, it probably hurts the person too. unknown
  • Instead of putting others in their place, Try putting yourself in their place occasionally. unknown
  • To handle yourself, use your head. To handle others, use your heart. unknown
  • True friends are those who, when you make a fool of yourself, don't believe that this condition is permanent. Erwin T. Randall 
  • When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child. Sophia Loren


Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Obligation Quotes

Quotes about Obligations
  • I want to wake up every day and do whatever comes in my mind, and not feel pressure or obligations to do anything else in my life.  Michael Jordan 

Thursday, November 08, 2012

Failure Quotes

Quotes about Failing


  • You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don't try. Beverly Sills (1929-) American Opera Singer
  • If you have the will to win, you have achieved half your success; if you don't, you have achieved half your failure. David V.A. Ambrose
  • Failure is not the only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others. Jules Renard
  • Half the failures in life arise from pulling in one's horse as he is leaping. Julius & Augustus Hare
  • If you have made mistakes...there is always another chance for you...you may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call "failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down. Mary Pickford (1893-1979) Canadian Actress
  • No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure. Napoleon Hill
  • I have not failed; I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work. Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931); US physicist and inventor.
  • Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm. Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)
  • If all else fails, stop using all else.
  • In order to succeed, you must first be willing to fail
  • There is only one real failure in life that is possible, and that is, not to be true to the best one knows.
  • You have control over how you handle your success, as well as your failures, and what you take from each. You have control over your willingness to adapt to life as it unfolds itself to you.


Tuesday, November 06, 2012

Contentment Quotes

Quotes about Contentment vs Covetousness

  • To be satisfied with a little, is the greatest wisdom; and he that increaseth his riches, increaseth his cares; but a contented mind is a hidden treasure, and trouble findeth it not. Akhenaton (fl. 1375 B.C.)
  • Happiness: a way station between too little and too much. Channing Pollock
  • The stream of spontaneous acts of Godly kindness carries us to the sea of contentment and peace. Constance Hurst-Howard
  • Until you make peace with who you are, You'll never be content with what you have. Doris Mortman
  • There is no one luckier than he who thinks himself so. German Proverb
  • One often learns more from ten days of agony than from ten years of contentment. Merle Shain
  • The heart is rich when it is content, and it is always content when its desires are fixed on God. Miguel Cordero-Munoz
  • It is right to be content with what we have, but never with what we are. Sir James Makintosh

Christian Quotes

Quotes about Christians

  • If we get our information from the biblical material there is no doubt that the Christian life is a dancing, leaping, daring life. Eugene Peterson 
  • In order to see Christianity, one must forget all the Christians. Henri Frederic Amiel
  • Christianity is more action on Monday than worship on Sunday. Max Lucado
  • If Christians had ever been brave enough to make Christ alive, nobody would now be saying that Christianity is dead. Winifred Kirkland
  • There are only 2 reasons everyone is not a Christian: 1) They do not know a Christian or... 2) They do.