"The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding."
"Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn."
“They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.”
“Every time you squeeze an orange, orange juice comes out, no exceptions. In the same way whenever anyone squeezes me in life, what is inside of me is what will always come out.”
“A great man shows his greatness by the way he treats little men.”
"All scripture is inspired by God and is profitable for teaching, for rebuking, for correcting, for training in righteousness, so that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work."
“If you don’t think you’ve got crazy in your family, it’s you.”
“We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.”
“Courage does not always roar. Sometimes, it is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, “I will try again tomorrow.”
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. “
"Consider it a great joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you experience various trial, because the testing of your faith produces endurance. And let endurance have its full effect, so that you may be mature and complete, lacking nothing."
“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.”
“A player who makes a team great is more valuable than a great player.”
“The conditions of conquest are always easy. We have to but toil for awhile, endure awhile, believe always, and never turn back.”
“Persistent people begin their success where other people end in failure.”
“It is not the circumstances and what happens to you that makes the difference in your life, but rather it is what you do with it.”
"I must fail often to succeed only once."
"But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peace-loving, gentle, compliant, full of mercy and good fruits, unwavering, without pretense."
"Tolerance toward people is a good and biblical virtue, but tolerance toward false teaching is sin."
Much more to come…