The Devil did not tempt Adam and Eve to steal, to lie, to kill, to commit adultery; he tempted them to live independent of God.
The greatest ability is dependability.
It is wonderful when God saves a drunkard which He sometimes does, but it is more wonderful still when God saves little children before they become drunkards, libertines, and degenerates.
If you do not do your God-assigned task, throughout eternity there will be a job that has never been done.
It is a sin to do less than your best.
When gratitude dies on the altar of a man’s heart,that man is well-nigh hopeless.
A man is a fool who leans on the arm of flesh when he can be supported by the arm of Omnipotence.
Don’t sacrifice the permanent on the altar of the immediate.
No nation has ever prospered or been blessed like the colored people in the South.
The test of your character is what it takes to stop you.
It is never right to do wrong in order to get a chance to do right.
Don’t ask God to give you a light burden. Ask Him to give you strong shoulders to carry a heavy burden.