If we wish to quench our thirst, we must lay aside books which explains thirst and take a drink.
You want to know about anybody? See what books they read, and how they’ve been read
Closed in a room, my imagination becomes the universe, and the rest of the world is missing out
Nothing, how little so ever it be, if it is suffered for God’s sake, can pass without merit in the sight of God.
They may torture my body, break my bones, even kill me. Then they will have my dead body, but not my obedience.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
The United States is a nation of laws, badly written and randomly enforced.
The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting. It has been found difficult; and left untried.
Mental pain is less dramatic than physical pain, but it is more common and also more hard to bear. The frequent attempt to conceal mental pain increases the burden: it is easier to say “My tooth is aching” than to say “My heart is broken.”