"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page." -- St. Augustine
Quotes and Thoughts
"Christ did not die a casual death, so we must not live casual lives." - Summit Ministries "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." - C.S. Lewis "My dear Jesus, my Savior, is so deeply written in my heart, that I feel confident, that if my heart were to be cut open and chopped into pieces, the name of Jesus would be found on every pieces." - Ignatius
"Darkness does not overtake light, light overtakes darkness. If darkness is taking over somebody is hiding their light." - Dr. Tackett
“God didn't promise days without pain, laughter without sorrow, sun without rain, but He did promise strength for the day, comfort for the tears, and light for the way.”
"The Gospel is like a caged lion; you don't need to defend it, it just needs to be let out of its cage." - Oswald Chambers
“For love is as strong as death, jealousy is as severe as Hell; its flashes are flashes of fire, the very flame of the Lord. Many waters cannot quench love, nor will rivers overflow it; if a man were to give all the riches of his house for love, it would be utterly despised." Song of Solomon 8: 6-7
"There are no ordinary people. You have never talked to a mere mortal." - C.S. Lewis.
"Pain insists upon being attended to. God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our consciences, but shouts in our pains. It is his megaphone to rouse a deaf world."
- C.S. Lewis
God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing.
-C. S. Lewis
"I'm on Aslan's side even if there isn't any Aslan to lead it. I'm going to live as like a Narnian as I can even if there isn't any Narnia." - C.S. Lewis
"How do you pick up the threads of an old life? How do you go on, when in your heart you begin to understand... there is no going back? There are some things that time cannot mend. Some hurts that go too deep, that have taken hold." - Frodo
"If you are to argue, first define your terms." ~ Voltare
"All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us." ~ Gandalf - LOTR 1
"Think only of the past as its remembrance gives you pleasure." - Pride and Prejudice
Moving on is simple, its what you leave behind that makes it so difficult.
"Not all who wander are lost." - Tolkien
"Own only what you can carry with you; know language, know countries, know people. Let your memory be your travel bag." - Alexander Solzhenitsyn
"It's not our mistakes that define us, but what we do afterwards that counts the most." ~ David Sinclair - Numb3rs
"All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing." ~ Edmund Burke
"Captain, my religious belief teaches me to feel as safe in battle as in bed. God has fixed the time for my death. I do not concern myself about that, but to be always ready, no matter when it may overtake me. That is the way all men should live, and then all would be equally brave." ~ Stonewall Jackson
"Keep your heart on the ground, but let your heart soar as high as it will." ~ A.W. Tozer
"God wants us to know that when we have Him we have everything." ~ A.W. Tozer