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George MacDonald Quotes

George MacDonald Quotes & Quotations
Name:
George MacDonald
Type:
Novelist
Nationality:
Scottish
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    Afflictions are but the shadows of God's wings. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    Age is not all decay; it is the ripening, the swelling, of the fresh life within, that withers and bursts the husk. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    Anything large enough for a wish to light upon, is large enough to hang a prayer upon. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    Attitudes are more important than facts. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    Few delights can equal the presence of one whom we trust utterly. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    How strange this fear of death is! We are never frightened at a sunset. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    I find that doing of the will of God leaves me no time for disputing about His plans. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    It is not the cares of today, but the cares of tomorrow, that weigh a man down. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    It is our best work that God wants, not the dregs of our exhaustion. I think he must prefer quality to quantity. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    Love is the opener as well as closer of eyes. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    Man finds it hard to get what he wants, because he does not want the best; God finds it hard to give, because He would give the best, and man will not take it. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    Many a thief is a better man than many a clergyman, and miles nearer to the gate of the kingdom. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    The best preparation for the future is the present well seen to, and the last duty done. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    The first thing a kindness deserves is acceptance, the second, transmission. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    The more I work with the body, keeping my assumptions in a temporary state of reservation, the more I appreciate and sympathize with a given disease. The body no longer appears as a sick or irrational demon, but as a process with its own inner logic and wisdom. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    The principal part of faith is patience. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    The principle part of faith is patience. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    To be trusted is a greater complement than to be loved. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    To be trusted is a greater compliment than being loved. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    To be trusted is a greater compliment than to be loved. George_MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
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    To have what we want is riches; but to be able to do without is power. George_MacDonald/21.php">George MacDonald
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    To keep a lamp burning we have to keep putting oil in it. George_MacDonald/22.php">George MacDonald
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    We die daily. Happy those who daily come to life as well. George_MacDonald/23.php">George MacDonald
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    Where there is no choice, we do well to make no difficulty. George_MacDonald/24.php">George MacDonald
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    You can't live on amusement. It is the froth on water - an inch deep and then the mud. George_MacDonald/25.php">George MacDonald