Wit & Wisdom by Topic ~ S

Seasons

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of light, it was the season of darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair. ~ Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities

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Silence

Quietude, which some men cannot abide because it reveals their inward poverty, is as a palace of cedar to the wise, for along its hallowed courts the King in his beauty deigns to walk. ~ Charles H Spurgeon

I have often regretted my speech, never my silence. ~ Xenocrates

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Sin

Do not give fair names to foul sins. Call them what you will, they will smell no sweeter. ~ C.H. Spurgeon

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Stewardship

Be careful to make a good improvement of precious time. ~ David Brainerd

The world asks, "What does a man own?" Christ asks, "How does he use it?" ~ Andrew Murray

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