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Charles Haddon Spurgeon Quotes

(1834-1892), British Baptist Preacher

Said will be a little ahead, but done should follow at his heel.

Category: Achievement

A vigorous temper is not altogether an evil. Men who are easy as an old shoe are generally of little worth.

Category: Anger

It has been said that our anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, but only empties today of its strength.

Category: Anxiety

None are more unjust in their judgments of others than those who have a high opinion of themselves.

Category: Arrogance

It is not well to make great changes in old age.

Category: Change

A good character is the best tombstone. Those who loved you, and were helped by you, will remember you when forget-me-nots are withered. Carve your name on hearts, and not on marble

Category: Character

Many men owe the grandeur of their lives to their tremendous difficulties.

Category: Difficulties

Beware of no man more than of yourself; we carry our worst enemies within us.

Category: Enemies

Of two evils, choose neither.

Category: Evil

You must be in fashion is the utterance of weak headed mortals.

Category: Fashion

Friendship is one of the sweetest joys of life. Many might have failed beneath the bitterness of their trial had they not found a friend.

Category: Friends And Friendship

Giving is true having.

Category: Giving

It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness.

Category: Happiness

When you see a great deal of religion displayed in his shop window, you may depend on it, that he keeps a very small stock of it within.

Category: Hypocrisy

It is said that if Noah's ark had to be built by a company; they would not have laid the keel yet; and it may be so. What is many men's business is nobody's business. The greatest things are accomplished by individual men.

Category: Individuality