If God would have wanted us to live in a permissive society He would have given us ten suggestions and not ten commandments. – Zig Ziglar

If God would have wanted us to live in a permissive society He would have given us ten suggestions and not ten commandments. – Zig Ziglar

Character determines how a man interprets God’s will. – Oswald Chambers

Character determines how a man interprets God’s will.
– Oswald Chambers

Private interpretation does not give …

Private interpretation does not give a license for private distortion.
-R.C. Sproul

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Anger may be handled wrongly in either one of two ways…

Anger may be handled wrongly in either one of two ways: blowing up and clamming up.
-Jay E. Adams

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He that will be angry, and not sin, …

He that will be angry, and not sin, must not be angry but for sin.
-John Trapp

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I had rather be a sober heathen than …

I had rather be a sober heathen than a drunken Christian.
-William Gurnall

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The alcoholic commits suicide …

The alcoholic commits suicide on the installment plan.
-Vance Havner

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Age does not depend upon years, …

Age does not depend upon years, but upon temperament and health. Some men are born old, and some never grow up.
-Tryon Edwards

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Afflictions tend to wean us from the world …

Afflictions tend to wean us from the world – and to fix our affections on things above.
-John Angell James

The godly have some good in them, …

The godly have some good in them, therefore the devil afflicts them; and some evil in them, therefore God afflicts them.
-Thomas Watson

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Poverty and affliction take away …

Poverty and affliction take away the fuel that feeds pride.
-Richard Sibbes

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The Lord gets his best soldiers out of …

The Lord gets his best soldiers out of the highlands of affliction.
-CH Spurgeon

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Those who dive in the sea of affliction …

Those who dive in the sea of affliction bring up rare pearls.
-CH Spurgeon

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There is no commentary that opens up the Bible …

There is no commentary that opens up the Bible so much as sickness and sorrow.
-JC Ryle

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Grace comes not to take away a man’s affections …

Grace comes not to take away a man’s affections, but to take them up.
-William Fenner

Strong affections for God, rooted in …

Strong affections for God, rooted in and shaped by the truth of Scripture – this is the bone and marrow of biblical worship.
-John Piper

People are usually more convinced by …

People are usually more convinced by reasons they discovered themselves than by those found by others.
-Blaise Pascal

Adultery is an obvious violation of …

Adultery is an obvious violation of the rights of another. You are stealing what doesn’t belong to you.
-Sam Storms

God hath given man a short time …

God hath given to man a short time here upon earth, and yet upon this short time eternity depends.
– Jeremy Taylor

Only half the patients who …

Only half the patients who go into an abortion clinic come out alive.
-Anon

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