The world is wrong side up. It needs to be turned upside down in order to be right side up.
Temptation is the devil looking through the keyhole. Yielding is opening the door and inviting him in.
There is nothing in the world of art like the songs mother used to sing.
Hypocrites in the Church? Yes, and in the lodge and at the home. Don't hunt through the Church for a hypocrite. Go home and look in the mirror. Hypocrites? Yes. See that you make the number one less.
Hell is the highest reward that the devil can offer you for being a servant of his.
Going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than going to a garage makes you an automobile.
When the English language gets in my way, I walk over it.
Live so that when the final summons comes you will leave something more behind you than an epitaph on a tombstone or an obituary in a newspaper.
They tell me a revival is only temporary; so is a bath, but it does you good.
The trouble with many men is that they have got just enough religion to make them miserable. If there is not joy in religion, you have got a leak in your religion.
When may a revival be expected? When the wickedness of the wicked grieves and distresses the Christian.
Some persons think that they have to look like a hedgehog to be pious.
More men fail through lack of purpose than lack of talent.
Religion needs a baptism of horse sense.
The Democratic party of Florida has put a temperance plank in its platform and the Republican party of every state would nail that plank in their platform if they thought it would carry the election.
Unless you have made a complete surrender and are doing his will it will avail you nothing if you've reformed a thousand times and have your name on fifty church records.
Christianity means a lot more than church membership.
Whiskey is all right in its place - but its place is hell.
When is a revival needed? When carelessness and unconcern keep the people asleep.
A revival does two things. First, it returns the Church from her backsliding and second, it causes the conversion of men and women; and it always includes the conviction of sin on the part of the Church. What a spell the devil seems to cast over the Church today!
The devil says I'm out, but the Lord says I'm safe.
The fellow that has no money is poor. The fellow that has nothing but money is poorer still.
Conversion is a complete surrender to Jesus. It's a willingness to do what he wants you to do.
Home is the place we love best and grumble the most.