Favorite Quotes

  • Truth becomes hard if it is softened by love; love becomes soft if it is not strengthen by truth. —John R.W. Stott
  • Faith is believing in advance what will only make sense in reverse. —Philip Yancey
  • The Reality of the Gospel: I am more sinful & flawed than I ever believed & I am more loved & accepted than I dared hope. •Tommy Overton
  • Our hearts are idol factories • John Calvin
  • The law is like a flashlight, illuminating our sin, but can not save us.
  • This world is the closest thing to heaven that unbelievers will experience and the closest thing to hell that believers will experience. • Larry Breed, NMPC
  • All must travel the road of sanctification on their way to heaven, but grace alone puts us on the road and keeps us from veering off of it. –Tabletalk, 31 January 2014
  • When men talk of a little hell, it’s because they think they have only a little sin & believe in a little Savior. –Charles Spurgeon
  • This book (the Bible) will keep me from sin, or sin will keep me from it. —Howard Hendricks
  • “I bring you good news of great joy. Unto you is born this day a Savior. And peace on earth good will toward me.” I call this celebration, salvation and reconciliation. —Rick Warren
  • Sin is not hurtful because it is forbidden, but it is forbidden because it is hurtful —Benjamin Franklin
  • Character is what we are in the dark. —unknown
  • Don’t pretend to be what you don’t intend to be. —from a church marquee, Cartersville, Georgia
  • The ancestry of every action is a thought. —unknown
  • One evidence of the value of the Bible is the character of those who oppose it. —unknown
  • Whatever lessens by desire for God that to me is sin. —John Wesley
  • The Bible: The New is hidden in the Old, the Old is revealed in the New. —unknown
  • Sooner or later we all discover that the important moments in life are not the advertised ones, not the birthdays, the graduations, the weddings, not the great goals achieved. The real milestones are less prepossessing. They come to the door of memory unannounced, stray dogs that amble in, sniff around a bit and simply never leave. Our lives are measured by these. —Susan B. Anthony
  • You can trust us to stick to you through thick and thin—to the bitter end. And you can trust us to keep any secret of yours—closer than you keep it yourself. But you can not trust us to let you face trouble alone, and go off without a word. We are your friends, Frodo. —J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
  • A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words. —unknown

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Quotes on Reagan

  • Another son of Illinois, who, like Lincoln, appealed to our best hopes, not our worst fears. —Sen. Ted Stevens
  • There was a kindness, simplicity and goodness of character that marked all the years of his life. Seen now at a distance, his strengths as a man and a leader are only more impressive. —Dick Cheney
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