Worry is interest paid on trouble before it comes due.
We have enslaved the rest of the animal creation, and have treated our distant cousins in fur and feathers so badly that beyond doubt, if they were able to formulate a religion, they would depict the Devil in human form.
The aim of education is the knowledge not of facts but of values.
Nobody is bored when he is trying to make something that is beautiful, or to discover something that is true.
I am writing to all the churches to let it be known that I will gladly die for God if only you do not stand in my way... Let me be food for the wild beasts, for they are my way to God.
Reverence the deacons as you would the command of God.
Let no rank puff up anyone; for faith and love are paramount - the greatest blessings in the world.
I prefer death in Christ Jesus to power over the farthest limits of the earth. He who died in place of us is the one object of my quest. He who rose for our sakes is my one desire.
Pray to Christ for me that the animals will be the means of making me a sacrificial victim for God.
Let not then any one deceive you, as indeed you are not deceived, inasmuch as you are wholly devoted to God.