The fellow that has no money is poor. The fellow that has nothing but money is poorer still.
I have been, and will go on, fighting that damnable, dirty, rotten business with all the power at my command.
There is nothing in the world of art like the songs mother used to sing.
After all is said that can be said upon the liquor traffic, its influence is degrading upon the individual, the family, politics and business, and upon everything that you touch in this old world.
I challenge you to show me where the saloon has ever helped business, education, church, morals or anything we hold dear.
Unless you have made a complete surrender and are doing his will it will avail you nothing if you've reformed a thousand times and have your name on fifty church records.
Home is the place we love best and grumble the most.
Hypocrites in the Church? Yes, and in the lodge and at the home. Don't hunt through the Church for a hypocrite. Go home and look in the mirror. Hypocrites? Yes. See that you make the number one less.
The world is wrong side up. It needs to be turned upside down in order to be right side up.
I believe that a long step toward public morality will have been taken when sins are called by their right names.
Religion needs a baptism of horse sense.
The trouble with many men is that they have got just enough religion to make them miserable. If there is not joy in religion, you have got a leak in your religion.
When the English language gets in my way, I walk over it.
A revival does two things. First, it returns the Church from her backsliding and second, it causes the conversion of men and women; and it always includes the conviction of sin on the part of the Church. What a spell the devil seems to cast over the Church today!
More men fail through lack of purpose than lack of talent.