Encouragement in Quotes

“Come to the edge.
We might fall.
Come to the edge.
It’s too high!
And they came.
And he pushed.
And they flew.”

~Christopher Logue

La plus haute forme de l’esperance, c’est le désespoir surmonté.

The highest form of hope is despair overcome.

~ Georges Bernanos

Friendship: good times, life enrichment,

trust, & mutual selfless concern.

~Aaron Stern

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
-William Butler Yeats

“I love you, LORD, you are my strength. The LORD is my rock,

my fortress, and my Savior.”

Psalm 18:1

‘The creative is the place where no one else has ever been.

You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition.

What you’ll discover will be wonderful. What you’ll discover is yourself.’

– Alan Alda

“I said to the man who stood at the gate of the year,

‘Give me a light that I may tread safely into the unknown.’

And he replied, ‘Go out into the darkness and put your hand into the hand of God.

That shall be to you better than light and safer than a known way.’”

-M.L. Haskins

A ship in harbor is safe–but that is not what ships are for.

–John A. Shedd

“We are being crafted and written by the hand of God,

through the Spirit, in the blood of Jesus.

If we will let Him, if we will stop resisting, God will write us.

We are His poetry of love. Receive the point of His pen.”

–Steve Holt

“Never, never, never, never give up.”

~Winston Churchill

“Courage is being scared to death,

but saddlin’ up anyway.”

-John Wayne

“The gem cannot be polished without friction,

nor man perfected without trials.”

-Chinese Proverb

“I believe in Christianity as I believe that the Sun has risen,

not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.”

-C.S. Lewis

“now is not an emergency to rip through

but a moment to embrace with gratitude.”

-Ann Voskamp

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