When the moon hits your eye,
like a big pizza pie...
that's a lawsuit.
"When I am loving to my wife when I don't feel loving to my wife I am more loving to my wife than when I am loving to my wife when I feel loving to my wife."- Timothy Keller
"Our job is to love others, not wonder whether or not they deserve it."- Thomas Merton
"The Lord your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing."
- Zephaniah 3:17
"Selfishness is a disease that suffocates our capacity to love."
"Don't hold together what must fall apart; the familiar crumbles so the new life can begin."
- Bryant McGill
"We must beware in our attitude toward people who are suffering that we do not blunder by imagining our point of view to be the only one."
- Oswald Chambers, in Baffled to Fight Better from Quotable Oswald Chambers
"The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing... not healing, not curing... that is a friend who cares."
- Henri Nouwen
"If you love someone, let them nap."
"You can see God from anywhere if your mind is set to love & obey Him."
- AW Tozer
Four things you can't recover from:
- Deanna Wadsworth
"Everywhere else in the world, loveliness precedes love. Only in the Gospel does love precede loveliness."
- Tullian Tchividjian
"Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads which sew people together through the years."
- Simone Signoret
"Success in marriage does not come merely through finding the right mate, but through being the right mate."
- Barnett R. Brickner
"Watch, O Lord, with those who wake, or watch, or weep tonight."
- St. Augustine
"Our job is to love others without stopping to inquire whether or not they are worthy."
- Thomas Merton
"Airports see more sincere kisses than wedding halls. The walls of hospitals have heard more prayers than the walls of churches."
"Jesus Christ knows the worst about you. Nonetheless, He is the One who loves you most."
- A. W. Tozer
"Humanity's particular beauty is only possible because of its brave fragility. Look to your vulnerable God."
- Ann Voskamp
"A preacher should have the mind of a scholar, the heart of a child, and the hide of a rhinoceros. Our biggest problem is how to toughen our hides without hardening our hearts."
- Vance Havner
"Dead people receive more flowers than the living because regret is stronger than gratitude."- Anne Frank
"Grace is when somebody hurts you and you try to understand their situation instead of trying to hurt them back."