The true believer is rewarded in every thing, even in affliction.
Nothing is more desirable than to be released from an affliction, but nothing is more frightening than to be divested of a crutch.
I have a particular affliction. I am unable to say a word I can't spell.
When something an affliction happens to you, you either let it defeat you, or you defeat it.
The Lord gets his best soldiers out of the highlands of affliction.
Affliction comes to us, not to make us sad but sober; not to make us sorry but wise.
Since the insignificance of all things is our lot, we should not bear it as an affliction but learn to enjoy it.
Short-term amnesia is not the worst affliction if you have an Irish flair for the sauce.
Do you want to learn holiness with terrible struggles and sore affliction and the plague of much remaining evil? Then wait before you turn to God.
A great affliction of all Philistines is that idealities afford them no entertainment, but to escape from boredom they are always in need of realities.
There is nothing that can hurt the soul but sin; it is not affliction that hurts it, it often makes it better, as the furnace makes gold the purer; but it is sin that damnifies.
The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon.
Sanctified afflictions are spiritual promotions.
Afflictions are but the shadows of God's wings.
Lastly, he must remember that he himself hath no exemption from the common lot, but that he is bound by the same laws of mortality, and liable to the same ailments and afflictions with his fellows.