Quotes about Holiness-Means-Affliction

1

The more afflictions you have been under, the more assistance you have had for this life of holiness.

2

There are some things good but not pleasant, as sorrow and affliction. Sin is pleasant, but unprofitable; and sorrow is profitable, but unpleasant. As waters are purest when they are in motion, so saints are generally holiest when in affliction.