Corrie ten Boom Quotes
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If we forgive other people, our hearts are made fit to receive forgiveness.
Perhaps only when human effort had done its best and failed, would God's power alone be free to work.
When the Lord does it, He does a thorough job.
If a bird is flying for pleasure it flies with the wind, but if it meets danger it turns and faces the wind, in order that it may rise higher.
If God sends us on stony paths, he provides strong shoes.
The first step on the way to victory is to recognize the enemy.
The life of a Christian is an education for higher service.
I know that the experiences of our lives, when we let God use them, become the mysterious and perfect preparation for the work He will give us to do.
How rich is anyone who can simply see human faces.
But forgiveness is not an emotion ... Forgiveness is an act of will, and the will can function regardless of the temperature of the heart.
There are times when even the greatest tactician in diplomatic cunning is outclassed in his own game. It is then that he discovers that all that he thought he had gained is but loss, and that what is left of national honor and dignity is but the shadow of an illustrious past that is gone forever, or of a potentially great future that will never come.
There are times when sorrow seems the only truth.
Your friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.
Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right - instantly.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.