"Let this encourage those of you who belong to Christ: the storm may be tempestuous, but it is only temporary. The clouds that are temporarily rolling over your head will pass, and then you will have fair weather, an eternal sunshine of glory. Can you not watch with Christ for one hour?"
"Christians are like the several flowers in a garden that have each of them the dew of heaven, which, being shaken with the wind, they let fall at each other's roots, whereby they are jointly nourished, and become nourishers of each other."
"So never lose an opportunity of urging a practical beginning, however small, for it is wonderful how often in such matters the mustard-seed germinates and roots itself."
"What you applaud you encourage, but beware what you celebrate."
"It was well done of Paul to reprove Peter to his face, and it was well done of Peter, to praise Paul in his absence."
"What a noble gift it is, the power of playing upon the souls and wills of men, and rousing them to lofty purposes and holy deeds."