I find it a challenge to cooperate in a society where it's considered moral to critique a rÃ©sumÃ© yet immoral to critique morality.
One of the greatest gifts from God is the eternal perspective. It is a level of fearlessness, a level of understanding where one can experience even emotional harmony with God.
When emerging from humble beginnings, those around you tend to underestimate your authenticity because they knew you before you were 'somebody'.
A god who gave us everything we wanted would be the most malevolent god of all. With an infantile curiosity, we insist on tasting the cockroach on the floor while our father is preparing a magnificent feast for us.
Love does not dwell on how much one receives in return. If there is ever any balance in love, it is in a contest of who can love who more.
It is neither just the religious, the spiritual, the power-hungry, the evil, the ignorant, the corrupt, the Christian, the Muslim, the Hindu, the Buddhist, the Jew, nor the atheist that makes a hypocrite, but being a human being. Any man who thinks himself to be free of hypocrisy while committed to
We are often taught to look for the beauty in all things, so in finding it, the layman asks the philosopher while the philosopher asks the photographer.
God tests, but he does not tempt.
The most mesmerizing of artists is always like one who was merely drawing in the sand and people came to watch.
A sign of a lover of wisdom is his delight in not running his mouth about things he doesn't know.
Like crying wolf, if you keep looking for sympathy as a justification for your actions, you will someday be left standing alone when you really need help.
In an extroverted society, the difference between an introvert and an extrovert is that an introvert is often unconsciously deemed guilty until proven innocent.
What is hard work? It takes strength, energy, and stress to truly care about others enough to place oneself last, but it is easy to wrap oneself up and selfishly scramble on the heads of others.
Man was designed in a way in which he must eat in order to give him a solid reason to go to work everyday. This helps to keep him out of trouble. God is wise.
The 2 extremes, neither one worse than the other: the result of bad religion is self-loathing and violence; the result of bad spirituality is self-worship and narcissism.
Tension, in the long run, is a more dangerous force than any feud known to man.
God loves atheists. The former ones make the most compelling theists because they're so empirically familiar with how atheists think.
A wise man's goal shouldn't be to say something profound, but to say something useful.
I am a fan of overdoing something, but not running it into the ground. They are complete opposites with only a fine line separating them.
It is ignorance that is at times incomprehensible to the wise; for instance, he may not see 'the positive person' or 'the negative person' in a black and white way as many people do. A wise man may not understand it because, as a catalyst of wisdom, but not wise in his own eyes, even he can learn fr
The last thing Scripture should do is make you blind in the world. Instead, you hear everything, see everything, and feel everything because everything just so happens to point right back to it.
Tolerance never exists without negative judgment. It is the sentiment of having a negative opinion about something yet still putting up with it.
Just as some people may conceal their own sinfulness thus seeming better than the norm, others expose their own sinfulness thus seeming worse than the norm.
We men are fascinated by the things we don't really understand. It gives us something to think and talk about: like females, they drive us nuts.
The writer's curse is that even in solitude, no matter its duration, he never grows lonely or bored.
In the land where excellence is commended, not envied, where weakness is aided, not mocked, there is no question as to how its inhabitants are all superhuman.
The only activity a cynic will find contagious is yawning, that is, with other people, at other people.
One who enjoys finding errors will then start creating errors to find.
The reality of loving God is loving him like he's a Superhero who actually saved you from stuff rather than a Santa Claus who merely gave you some stuff.
Never rebel for the sake of rebelling, but always rebel for the sake of truth.