"Saving faith is an immediate relation to Christ, accepting, receiving, resting upon Him alone, for justification, sanctification, and eternal life by virtue of God's grace."
"The greatest enemy to human souls is the self-righteous spirit which makes men look to themselves for salvation."
"A sinner can no more repent and believe without the Holy Spirit's aid than he can create a world."
"Free will carried many a soul to hell, but never a soul to heaven."
"Beware of no man more than of yourself; we carry our worst enemies within us."
"Giving is true having."
"It has been said that our anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, but only empties today of its strength."
"It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness."
"Many men owe the grandeur of their lives to their tremendous difficulties."
"The Lord gets his best soldiers out of the highlands of affliction."
"Trials teach us what we are; they dig up the soil, and let us see what we are made of."
"Of two evils, choose neither."
"You cannot make a sinner into a saint by killing him. He who does not live as a saint here will never live as a saint hereafter."