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.
To the extent that we forget that our status before God is due to what Christ has done for us, we will try to make out own relationship with God depend on winning His approval.
Reference: Being Human, p. 73.