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Living Quotations for Christians
Sherwood Eliot Wirt and Kersten Beckstrom, editors

1 "Trial is God's alchemy by which the dross is left in the crucible, the baser metals are transmuted, and the character is enriched with gold." William Morley Punshon

2 "Human personality and individuality written and signed by God on each human countenance….is something altogether sacred." Leon Bloy

3 "What are all histories but God manifesting himself?" Oliver Cromwell

4 "In Christ may be seen that for which the whole universe has come into existence." Edwin Bevan

5 "In every real encounter with life and with our fellow men we meet the living Spirit, the Creator of life." J. H. Oldham

6 "Only if God is reinstated in the heart of the world will he furnish mankind and its leaders with ethical guidance through the dangers and pitfalls of the space age." Wernher vonBraun

7 "Faith is the sight of the inward eye." Alexander Maclaren

8 "Providence is the care God takes of all existing things." John of Damascus

9 "Not guided missiles but guided morals constitute our great need today." George L. Ford

10 "There is nothing but God's grace. We walk upon it, we breathe it, we live and die by it; it makes the nails and axles of the universe." Robert Louis Stevenson

11 "Dynamic psychology teaches that we can achieve inner health only through forgiveness – the forgiveness not only of others but also of ourselves." Joshua Loth Liebman

12 "If you have never heard the mountains singing, or seen the trees of the field clapping their hands, do not think because of that that they don't. Ask God to open your ears so you may hear it, and your eyes so you may see it, because,….they do, my friend, they do." McCandlish Philips

13 "Faith never knows where it is being led, but it loves and knows the One who is leading." Oswald Chambers

14 "The more we learn about the wonders of our universe, the more clearly we are going to perceive the hand of God." Frank Borman

15 "The strongest principle of growth lies in human choice." George Eliot

16 "The longer I live, the more faith I have in Providence." Jeremiah Day

17 "Mankind is one in nature and in the sight of God. No group of men is inherently superior or inferior to any other, and none is above any other beloved of God." The Delaware Conference, 1942

18 "Surely God would not have created such a being as man, with an ability to grasp the infinite, to exist only for a day. No, no, man was made for immortality." Abraham Lincoln

19 "Look well into yourself: there is a source which will always spring up if you will search there." Marcus Antoninus

20 "The true profession of a man is to find his way to himself." Hermann Hesse

21 "God, the great Creator of all things, does uphold, direct, dispose, and govern all creatures, actions, and things from the greatest even to the least, by his most wise and holy providence." Westminster Confession of Faith

22 "The more I study nature the more I am amazed at the Creator." Louis Pasteur

23 "The center of power is not to be found in summit meetings or in peace conferences. It is not in Peking or Washington or the United Nations, but rather where a child of God prays in the power of the Spirit for God's will to be done in his life, in his home, and in the world about him." Ruth Bell Graham

24 "I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in." George Washington Carver

25 "It is not true that some human beings are by nature superior and others inferior. All men are equal in their natural dignity." Pope John XXIII

This body of quotes compiled by JoAnn Kite