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John Wesley Quotes

(1703-1791), British Preacher, Founder of Methodism

Cleanliness is indeed next to godliness.

Category: Appearance

My ground is the Bible. Yea, I am a Bible-bigot. I follow it in all things, both great and small.

Category: Bible

Beware you be not swallowed up in books! An ounce of love is worth a pound of knowledge.

Category: Books And Reading

The Bible knows nothing of solitary religion.

Category: Churches

Catch on fire with enthusiasm and people will come for miles to watch you burn.

Category: Enthusiasm

Justifying faith implies, not only a divine evidence or conviction that ''God was in Christ, reconciling the world unto Himself,'' but a sure trust and confidence that Christ died for my sins, that He loved me and gave Himself for me.

Category: Faith

The best of it is, God is with us.

Category: Famous Last Words

Though I am always in haste, I am never in a hurry.

Category: Haste

Do all the good you can. By all the means you can. In all the ways you can. In all the places you can. At all the times you can. To all the people you can. As long as ever you can.

Category: Kindness

Make all you can, save all you can, give all you can.

Category: Money

I set myself on fire and people come to watch me burn.

Category: Motivation

Passion and prejudice govern the world; only under the name of reason.

Category: Reason

Once in seven years I burn all my sermons; for it is a shame if I cannot write better sermons now than I did seven years ago.

Category: Writers And Writing