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

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

2 "Mutual help is the law of nature." French proverb

3 "It is the religious impulse which supplies the cohesive force which unifies society and a culture." Christopher Dawson

4 "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

5 "Learn to commit your soul and the building of it to One who can keep it and build it as you never can." P. T. Forsyth

6 "The universe can be best pictured though still very imperfectly and inadequately, as consisting of pure thought, the thought of what we must describe as a mathematical thinker." James H. Jeans

7 "Every experience God gives us, every person he puts in our lives, is the perfect preparation for the future that only he can see." Corrie ten Boom, holocaust survivor

8 "One touch of nature makes the whole world kin." Shakespeare, 'Troilus and Cressida', III, iii

9 "The object of love is to serve." Woodrow Wilson

10 "This world's no blot for us, Nor blank; it means intensely, and means good; To find its meaning is my meat and drink." Robert Browning, 'Fra Lippo Lippi'

11 "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

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

13 "Jesus Christ never met an unimportant person." M. C. Cleveland

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

15 "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

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

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

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

19 "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

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

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

22 "He who loves not, lives not." Ramon Lull

23 "Faith is the subtle chain that binds us to the infinite." O. E. Smith

24 "The universe is one of God's thoughts." Johann Friedrich von Schiller

25 "When you are in the dark, listen, and God will give you a very precious message for someone else when you get into the light." Oswald Chambers

This body of quotes compiled by JoAnn Kite