In the sight of the coffin and the grave it is not easy to be proud.
Of all the things in the world that stink in the nostrils of men, hypocrisy is the worst.
The law may express sin but it cannot suppress sin.
Hope is the only tie which keeps the heart from breaking.
The grace that saves the sinner is the power that must supply the sinner.
Every Christian would agree that a man’s spiritual health is exactly proportional to his love for God.
[Christian perseverance is] long obedience in the same direction.
Reference: A Long Obedience in the Same Direction: Discipleship in an Instant Society, InterVarsity Press, 1980.
Worship is an act which develops feelings for God, not a feeling for God which is expressed in an act of worship.
Reference: A Long Obedience in the Same Direction, InterVarsity Press, 1980, p. 50.