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1. "The Author of nature appears deliberate through His operations, accomplishing His natural ends by slow successive steps."

 

Category:Sanctification  

Author:Bishop Joseph Butler

2. "It is always a mark of short-sightedness and weakness to be impatient of results."

 

Category:Sanctification  

Author:Samuel Smiles

3. "Progress of the best kind is comparatively slow."

 

Category:Sanctification  

Author:Samuel Smiles

4. "They who prematurely put themselves forward to root out whatever is displeasing to them overthrow the judgment of God and rashly intrude upon the office of angels."

 

Category:Sanctification  

Author:John Calvin

5. "The real war is inward of which the outer action is but the echo and reverberation."

 

Category:Sanctification  

Author:Harry Emerson Fosdick

6. "....What in me is dark illumine, what is low raise and support; that, to the height of this great argument I may assert Eternal Providence, and justify the ways of God to men."

 

Category:Sanctification  

Author:John Milton

7. "By a Carpenter mankind was made, and only by that Carpenter can mankind be remade."

 

Category:Sanctification  

Author:Desiderius Erasmus

8. "With complete consecration comes perfect peace."

 

Category:Sanctification  

Author:Watchman Nee

9. "...if ever a monk could get to heaven through monastic discipline, I was that monk....And yet my conscience would not give me certainty, but I always doubted and said, 'You didn't do that right. You weren't contrite enough. You left that out of your confession.' The more I tried to remedy an uncertain, weak, and troubled conscience with human traditions, the more I daily found it more uncertain, weaker, and more troubled."

 

Category:Sanctification  

Author:Martin Luther

10. "We are to be re-made. All the rabbit in us is to disappear---the worried, conscientious, ethical rabbit as well as the cowardly and sensual rabbit. We shall bleed and squeal as the handfuls of fur come out; and then, surprisingly, we shall find underneath it all a thing we have never yet imagined: a real Man, an ageless god, a son of God, strong, radiant, wise, beautiful, and drenched in joy."

 

Category:Sanctification  

Author:C.S. Lewis