Every disability conceals a vocation, if only we can find it, which will 'turn the necessity to glorious gain.
Only a bad person needs to repent: only a good person can repent perfectly.
I believe that many who find that "nothing happens" when they sit down, or kneel down, to a book of devotion, would find that the heart sings unbidden while they are working their way through a tough bit of theology with a pipe in their teeth and a pencil in their hand.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
In great literature, I become a thousand different men but still remain myself.