Take a Moment For a Few Quotes

Quotes can be entertaining, serious, reminders and sometimes can be questionable. They can also bring revelation, growth, motivation, encouragement or simply be thought provoking. I have listed a few quotes below for all these purposes.

Enjoy & feel free to respond if you have an interesting or favorite quote that you would like to share.  

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power. – Abraham Lincoln

A woman’s place in public is to sit beside her husband, be silent, and be sure her hat is on straight. – Bess Truman

Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God’s side, for God is always right. – Abraham Lincoln

If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one? – Abraham Lincoln

Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people. – Eleanor Roosevelt

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent – Eleanor Roosevelt

What I believe about God is the most important thing about me. – A W Tozier

We are not diplomats but prophets, and our message is not a compromise but an ultimatum. – A W Tozier

You don’t have a soul. You are a Soul. You have a body. – CS Lewis

God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing. – CS Lewis

The less you talk, the more you’re listened to. – Abigail Van Buren aka Dear Abby

The best index to a person’s character is how he treats people who can’t do him any good and how he treats people who can’t fight back. – Abigail Van Buren aka Dear Abby

Television has proved that people will look at anything rather than each other. – Ann Landers

Nobody gets to live life backward. Look ahead, that is where your future lies. – Ann Landers

Have you noticed we tend to be “yes” people to our friends and “no” people to our children? – Patsy Clairmont

Normal is just a setting on your dryer. – Patsy Clairmont

The Lord peeled me down to just me and Him…and ya know what? He’s enough! – Chonda Pierce

A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone. – Billy Graham

God is more interested in your future and your relationships than you are. – Billy Graham


  1. This is my favorite of those you shared: You don’t have a soul. You are a Soul. You have a body. – CS Lewis. Abraham Lincoln’s on being two-faced is priceless. Enjoyed the quotes, thanks.

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