Wisdom of the Ages – Richard Sibbes

Wisdom of the Ages

“Glory follows afflictions, not as the day follows the night but as the spring follows the winter; for the winter prepares the earth for the spring, so do afflictions sanctified prepare the soul for glory.”
Richard Sibbes

Wisdom of the Ages – William Fuller

Wisdom of the Ages

Thomas Fuller

“The fool wanders, a wise man travels.”
– Thomas Fuller

They who live without a destination have no purpose. A man with purpose is a man of substance and clarity.

Wisdom of the Ages – Alexander MacLaren

Wisdom of the Ages

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“Given a man full of faith, you will have a man tenacious in purpose, absorbed in one grand object, simple in his motives, in whom selfishness has been driven out by the power of a mightier love, and indolence stirred into unwearied energy”
– Alexander MacLaren