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John Wesley quotes: I'd had the quintessential liberal arts experience, and I came out of college not having a clue of what to do. I'd had the quintessential liberal arts experience, and I came out of college not having a clue of what to do.
John Wesley quotes: People who wish to be offended will always find some occasion for taking offense. People who wish to be offended will always find some occasion for taking offense.
John Wesley quotes: Riches naturally beget pride, love of the world, and every temper that is destructive of Christianity. Riches naturally beget pride, love of the world, and every temper that is destructive of Christianity.
John Wesley quotes: I judge all things only by the price they shall gain in eternity. I judge all things only by the price they shall gain in eternity.
John Wesley quotes: Prayer is where the action is. Prayer is where the action is.
John Wesley quotes: Whosoever will reign with Christ in heaven, must have Christ reigning in him on earth Whosoever will reign with Christ in heaven, must have Christ reigning in him on earth
John Wesley quotes: Sing lustily and with a good courage. Beware of singing as if you were half dead, or half asleep; but lift up your voice with strength. Sing lustily and with a good courage. Beware of singing as if you were half dead, or half asleep; but lift up your voice with strength.
John Wesley quotes: What one generation tolerates, the next generation will embrace. What one generation tolerates, the next generation will embrace.
John Wesley quotes: And now run the race which is set before thee, in the royal way of universal love. And now run the race which is set before thee, in the royal way of universal love.
John Wesley quotes: As the more holy we are upon earth the more happy we must be. As the more holy we are upon earth the more happy we must be.
John Wesley quotes: God is so great that He communicates greatness to the least thing that is done for His service. God is so great that He communicates greatness to the least thing that is done for His service.
John Wesley quotes: One of the greatest evidences of God's love to those that love him is, to send them afflictions, with grace to bear them. One of the greatest evidences of God's love to those that love him is, to send them afflictions, with grace to bear them.
John Wesley quotes: My mother was the source from which I derived the guiding principles of my life. My mother was the source from which I derived the guiding principles of my life.
John Wesley quotes: He who governed the world before I was born shall take care of it likewise when I am dead. My part is to improve the present moment. He who governed the world before I was born shall take care of it likewise when I am dead. My part is to improve the present moment.
John Wesley quotes: Do no harm. Do good. Stay in love with God. Do no harm. Do good. Stay in love with God.
John Wesley quotes: God does nothing except in response to believing prayer. God does nothing except in response to believing prayer.
John Wesley quotes: As to matters of dress, I would recommend one never to be first in the fashion nor the last out of it. As to matters of dress, I would recommend one never to be first in the fashion nor the last out of it.
John Wesley quotes: In returning I read a very different book, published by an honest Quaker , on that execrable sum of all villanies, commonly called the Slave-trade. In returning I read a very different book, published by an honest Quaker , on that execrable sum of all villanies, commonly called the Slave-trade.
John Wesley quotes: Men of learning began to set experiments aside ... to form theories ... and to substitute these in the place of experiments. Men of learning began to set experiments aside ... to form theories ... and to substitute these in the place of experiments.
John Wesley quotes: Not, how much of my money will I give to God, but, how much of God's money will I keep for myself? Not, how much of my money will I give to God, but, how much of God's money will I keep for myself?
John Wesley quotes: My ground is the Bible. Yea, I am a Bible-bigot. I follow it in all things, both great and small. My ground is the Bible. Yea, I am a Bible-bigot. I follow it in all things, both great and small.
John Wesley quotes: No outward practices will stand in the place of the new birth. Nothing under heaven will stand in its place. No outward practices will stand in the place of the new birth. Nothing under heaven will stand in its place.
John Wesley quotes: Passion and prejudice govern the world; only under the name of reason. Passion and prejudice govern the world; only under the name of reason.
John Wesley quotes: Give me 100 men that hate nothing but sin, and love Jesus Christ, and we'll shake England for God. Give me 100 men that hate nothing but sin, and love Jesus Christ, and we'll shake England for God.
John Wesley quotes: Wherever riches have increased, the essence of religion has decreased in the same proportion. Wherever riches have increased, the essence of religion has decreased in the same proportion.
John Wesley quotes: Beware you be not swallowed up in books! An ounce of love is worth a pound of knowledge. Beware you be not swallowed up in books! An ounce of love is worth a pound of knowledge.
John Wesley quotes: No circumstances can make it necessary for a man to burst in sunder all the ties of humanity. No circumstances can make it necessary for a man to burst in sunder all the ties of humanity.
John Wesley quotes: If we cannot think alike, at least we may love alike; and can anything but love beget love? If we cannot think alike, at least we may love alike; and can anything but love beget love?
John Wesley quotes: Reading Christians are growing Christians. When Christians cease to read, they cease to grow. Reading Christians are growing Christians. When Christians cease to read, they cease to grow.
John Wesley quotes: Money never stays with me. It would burn me if it did. I throw it out of my hands as soon as possible, lest it should find its way into Money never stays with me. It would burn me if it did. I throw it out of my hands as soon as possible, lest it should find its way into my heart.
John Wesley quotes: Vice does not lose its character by becoming fashionable. Vice does not lose its character by becoming fashionable.
John Wesley quotes: Thou hidden love of God, whose height, Whose depth unfathomed no man knows, I see from far thy beauteous light, Only I sigh for thy repose. Thou hidden love of God, whose height, Whose depth unfathomed no man knows, I see from far thy beauteous light, Only I sigh for thy repose.
John Wesley quotes: The man who never fasts is no more in the way to heaven than the man who never prays. The man who never fasts is no more in the way to heaven than the man who never prays.
John Wesley quotes: Read the most useful books, and that regularly and constantly. Read the most useful books, and that regularly and constantly.
John Wesley quotes: none can trust in the merits of Christ, till he has utterly renounced his own. none can trust in the merits of Christ, till he has utterly renounced his own.
John Wesley quotes: Beware, lastly, of imagining you shall obtain the end without using the means conducive to it. Beware, lastly, of imagining you shall obtain the end without using the means conducive to it.
John Wesley quotes: Anything that cools my love for Christ is the world. Anything that cools my love for Christ is the world.
John Wesley quotes: As long as you feel your own weakness and helplessness, you will find help from above. As long as you feel your own weakness and helplessness, you will find help from above.
John Wesley quotes: Earn all you can, give all you can, save all you can Earn all you can, give all you can, save all you can
John Wesley quotes: The giving up of (a belief in) witchcraft is in effect the giving up of (a beilief in) the Bible. The giving up of (a belief in) witchcraft is in effect the giving up of (a beilief in) the Bible.
John Wesley quotes: I look upon all the world as my parish. I look upon all the world as my parish.
John Wesley quotes: The church changes the world not by making converts but by making disciples. The church changes the world not by making converts but by making disciples.
John Wesley quotes: Bring me a worm that can comprehend a man, and then I will show you a man that can comprehend the Triune God. Bring me a worm that can comprehend a man, and then I will show you a man that can comprehend the Triune God.
John Wesley quotes: I look upon the whole world as my parish. I look upon the whole world as my parish.
John Wesley quotes: The best of all is God with us The best of all is God with us
John Wesley quotes: They say I killed six or seven men for snoring. Well, it ain't true. I only killed one man for snoring. They say I killed six or seven men for snoring. Well, it ain't true. I only killed one man for snoring.
John Wesley quotes: A meek spirit gives no trouble willingly to any: a quiet spirit bears all wrongs without being troubled. A meek spirit gives no trouble willingly to any: a quiet spirit bears all wrongs without being troubled.
John Wesley quotes: Humility and patience are the surest proofs of the increase of love. Humility and patience are the surest proofs of the increase of love.
John Wesley quotes: Prayer continues in the desire of the heart, though the understanding be employed on outward things. Prayer continues in the desire of the heart, though the understanding be employed on outward things.
John Wesley quotes: The best thing of all is God is with us. The best thing of all is God is with us.
John Wesley quotes: Catch on fire and others will love to come watch you burn. Catch on fire and others will love to come watch you burn.
John Wesley quotes: I want the whole Christ for my Savior, the whole Bible for my book, the whole Church for my fellowship, and the whole world for my mission field. I want the whole Christ for my Savior, the whole Bible for my book, the whole Church for my fellowship, and the whole world for my mission field.
John Wesley quotes: Always remember the essence of Christian holiness is simplicity and purity: one design, one desire: entire devotion to God. Always remember the essence of Christian holiness is simplicity and purity: one design, one desire: entire devotion to God.
John Wesley quotes: Singing is as much the language of holy joy as praying is of holy desire. Singing is as much the language of holy joy as praying is of holy desire.
John Wesley quotes: Preach 90% Law and 10% grace. Preach 90% Law and 10% grace.
John Wesley quotes: [When I die] if I leave behind me ten pounds ... you and all mankind [may] bear witness against me, that I have lived and died a thief and a [When I die] if I leave behind me ten pounds ... you and all mankind [may] bear witness against me, that I have lived and died a thief and a robber.
John Wesley quotes: It is the work of God alone to justify, to sanctify, and to glorify. It is the work of God alone to justify, to sanctify, and to glorify.
John Wesley quotes: Think and let think. Think and let think.
John Wesley quotes: Whatever the natural cause, sin is the true cause of all earthquakes. Whatever the natural cause, sin is the true cause of all earthquakes.
John Wesley quotes: Get on fire for God and men will come and see you burn. Get on fire for God and men will come and see you burn.
John Wesley quotes: The greater the share the people have in government, the less liberty, civil or religious, does a nation enjoy. The greater the share the people have in government, the less liberty, civil or religious, does a nation enjoy.
John Wesley quotes: How is it more for the glory of God to save man irresistibly, than to save him as a free agent, by such grace as he may either concur or How is it more for the glory of God to save man irresistibly, than to save him as a free agent, by such grace as he may either concur or resist?
John Wesley quotes: (not a shadow thereof, but a real degree, by the preventing grace of God,) (not a shadow thereof, but a real degree, by the preventing grace of God,)
John Wesley quotes: We are always open to instruction, willing to be wiser every day than we were before, and to change whatever we can change for the better. We are always open to instruction, willing to be wiser every day than we were before, and to change whatever we can change for the better.
John Wesley quotes: Every one, though born of God in an instant, yet undoubtedly grows by slow degrees. Every one, though born of God in an instant, yet undoubtedly grows by slow degrees.
John Wesley quotes: In all cases, the Church is to be judged by the Scripture, not the Scripture by the Church. In all cases, the Church is to be judged by the Scripture, not the Scripture by the Church.
John Wesley quotes: Suffer all, and conquer all. Suffer all, and conquer all.
John Wesley quotes: Once in seven years I burn all my sermons; for it is a shame, if I cannot write better sermons now than I did seven years ago. Once in seven years I burn all my sermons; for it is a shame, if I cannot write better sermons now than I did seven years ago.
John Wesley quotes: Wine, one of the noblest cordials in nature. Wine, one of the noblest cordials in nature.