For many ages it has been allowed by sensible men, Nihil est in intellectu quod non fuit prius in sensu: That is, There is nothing in the understanding which was not first perceived by some of the senses. All the knowledge which we naturally have is ori
There is no such thing as a solitary Christian.
The Church recruited people who had been starched and ironed before they were washed.
Do all the good you can, in all the ways you can, to all the souls you can, in every place you can, at all the times you can, with all the zeal you can, as long as ever you can
As to matters of dress, I would recommend one never to be first in the fashion nor the last out of it
Do all the good you can,<br/> By all the means you can,<br/> In all the ways you can,<br/> In all the places you can,<br/> At all the times you can,<br/> To all the people you can,<br/> As long as ever you can.
Every one, though born of God in an instant, yet undoubtedly grows by slow degrees
When I have money, I get rid of it quickly, lest it find a way into my heart.
Passion and prejudice govern the world; only under the name of reason
When I was young I was sure of everything; in a few years, having been mistaken a thousand times, I was not half so sure of most things as I was before; at present, I am hardly sure of anything but what God has revealed to me
The longer I live, the larger allowances I make for human infirmities
Give me one hundred preachers who fear nothing but sin, and desire nothing but God, and I care not a straw whether they be clergymen or laymen; such alone will shake the gates of hell and set up the kingdom of heaven on Earth.
Do all the good you can. By all the means you can. In all the ways you can. In all the places you can. At all the times you can. To all the people you can. As long as ever you can.
Unless God has raised you up for this very thing, you will be worn out by the opposition of men and devils. But if God be for you, who can be against you? Are all of them together stronger than God? O be not weary of well doing!
Holy solitaries' is a phrase no more consistent with the Gospel than holy adulterers. The Gospel of Christ knows no religion but social; no holiness, but social holiness.