If you are not as close to God as you used to be, who moved? If a man cannot be a Christian in the place he is, he cannot be a Christian anywhere. He would have the same path to tread, only his lamp and his guide would be gone ....
--Christian Quotes and Sayings about Life – Famous, Great Quotes It always strikes me, and it is very peculiar, that when we see the image of indescribable and unutterable desolation - of loneliness, of poverty and misery, the end of all things, or their extreme - then rises in our mind the thought of God.
The soul can split the sky in two and let the face of God shine through. A Christian is a keyhole through which other folk see God. We should live our lives as though Christ was coming this afternoon.
God always answers in the deeps, never in the shallows of our soul. Unless we rely on God's power within us, we will yield to the pressures around us.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world.
See that you are not suddenly saddened by the adversities of this world, for you do not know the good they bring, being ordained in the judgments of God for the everlasting joy of the elect. John of the Cross In all trouble you should seek God.
Care for the next minute is as foolish as care for a day in the next thousand years.
In neither can we do anything, in both God is doing everything.
--Christian Quotes and Sayings about Life – Famous, Great Quotes A man can no more diminish God's glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word, 'darkness' on the walls of his cell.
Shall we fear this death, which is to produce in us the true divine life of grace?
--Christian Quotes and Sayings about Life – Famous, Great Quotes To reach satisfaction in all, desire its possession in nothing.