Friday, February 17, 2012

Inspiring Words

I've been coming upon quotes lately that strike me as very delicious // thought provoking. I think I'll be making a 'favorite quotes' book sometime soon, just as a fun project-keepsake. Anyhow, I wanted to share these with you, knowing you'd appreciate them as much as I do.  :)

“You may choose to look the other way but you can never say again that you did not know.” ― William Wilberforce
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“Choices will continually be necessary and -- let us not forget -- possible. Obedience to God is always possible. It is a deadly error to fall into the notion that when feelings are extremely strong we can do nothing but act on them.”
― Elisabeth Elliot

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Pseudo faith always arranges a way out to serve in case God fails it. Real faith knows only one way and gladly allows itself to be stripped of any second way or makeshift substitutes. For true faith, it is either God or total collapse.” A.W. Tozer

"The thing you treasure will control your heart, and what controls your heart will control your words and behavior." Paul Tripp

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♥ "If I could reach up and hold a star for every time you've made me smile, the entire evening sky would be in the palm of my hand." ♥

"Get close to GOD first before getting close to anyone else. GOD without a man is still GOD. But a man without GOD is...

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The Bible calls debt a curse and children a blessing, but in our culture we apply for a curse and reject blessings. Something is wrong with this picture. ~Doug Phillips

“If Jesus had preached the same message that ministers preach today, He would never have been crucified.”
~Leonard Ravenhill

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 “God pity us that after years of writing, using mountains of paper and rivers of ink, exhausting flashy terminology about the biggest revival meetings in history, we are still faced with gross corruption in every nation, as well as with the most prayerless church age since Pentecost.” ~Leonard Ravenhill

Sing unto the LORD, O ye saints of his, and give thanks at the remembrance of his holiness. For his anger endureth but a moment; in his favour is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning. 
Psalm 30:4-5

Thou art my hiding place; thou shalt preserve me from trouble; thou shalt compass me about with songs of deliverance. Selah.
Psalm 32:7

Do you have any favorite quotes? ~Dani :)


Molly said...

One of my favorite quotes that I saw from pintrest was "Everyone is smart, but if you judge a fish on its ability to climb a tree it will believe it's dumb its whole life."


Kyrstin said...

"Every experience God gives us, every person he puts in our lives, is the perfect preparation for the future that only he can see." -Corrie Ten Boom

Preacher K said...

Beautiful post. My favorite comment was "A ship in port is safe...but that is not what ships are built for" There is a lot of wisdom in that comment. Wonderful! Danielle, I love your new music as well. You blog has a very calming, enjoyable and yet thought provoking feel to it. Great Job, Honey!

I guess for now...the comment about ships IS my favorite comment...Lol.

Love, MOM

Flame of Jah said...

These are really good Danielle, thank you, oh, I am still alive too, lol.

God Bless,

Flame of Jah

GretchenF said...

Thanks for these quotes Danielle. The two quotes from Leonard Ravenhill are sad, but so true.

In Christ

AnneKatherine said...

Hi Dani, I just found your blog and am following you via gfc. Ah, the music, love it! I love quotes. :) The first one is my favorite. You have a lovely blog! In Christ, Anne Katherine @

Grace said...

I love this! Dear, thank you so much for the sweet words you left in my garden walk. It brought warmth to my heart and a smile upon my lips. I very much appreciate your taking the time to leave a note of encouragement.

>>---> tending her garden @

Carli Nicole said...

Wow. Those are some really, really good quotes. by some of my favorite people. Tozer, Ravenhill...they were good guys. I love all time favorite would probably be one by Amy Carmichael.

One can give without loving, but one cannot love without giving.

I also love ones by Corrie Tenboom (if your haven't heard of her you really ought to look her up):

Worry doesn't empty tomorrow of it's sorrow, it empties today of it's strength.


Dani Marie said...

Thanks everyone so much for their wonderful comments! I loved all the quotes you shared with me! <3<3<3