“The saints shall persevere in holiness, because God perseveres in grace.”

— Charles H. Spurgeon, All of Grace, Share via Whatsapp

“Grace of service is the heart of belonging.”

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!, Share via Whatsapp

“All can be done if the god-touch is there”

— Sri Aurobindo, Savitri: A Legend and a Symbol, Share via Whatsapp

“Every story of conversion is a story of blessed defeat.”

— C.S. Lewis, Share via Whatsapp

“It seemed too good to be true. That s grace.”

— Judah Smith, Jesus Is: Find a New Way to Be Human, Share via Whatsapp

“God loves to use our bad habits to bring about His good.”

— Marnie Swedberg, Flow Through Vessel: How to Master the Habit of Letting God Flow Through You, Share via Whatsapp

“May all humankind find the grace of goodwill.”

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Share via Whatsapp

“Come too, my inseparable companion, and join me in thanksgiving, you who were made my partner both in guilt and in grace.”

— Peter Abelard, The Letters of Abelard and Heloise, Share via Whatsapp

“If animals could speak, the dog would be a blundering outspoken fellow; but the cat would have the rare grace of never saying a word too much.”

— Mark Twain, Share via Whatsapp

“...she made her home in between the pages of books.”

— Maggie Stiefvater, Linger, Share via Whatsapp

“This is a love story. I never knew there were so many kinds of love or that love could make people do so many different things. I never knew there were so many different ways to say goodbye.”

— Maggie Stiefvater, Linger, Share via Whatsapp

“By judging others we blind ourselves to our own evil and to the grace which others are just as entitled to as we are.”

— Dietrich Bonhoeffer, The Cost of Discipleship, Share via Whatsapp

“You are so weak. Give up to grace. The ocean takes care of each wave till it gets to shore. You need more help than you know.”

— Mawlana Jalal-al-Din Rumi, The Essential Rumi, Share via Whatsapp

“It’ll make you feel better.” By making me dead?” I asked. “I mean, I’m sure that would make my headache go away, but that’s a heck of a side effect.”

— Rachel Hawkins, Spell Bound, Share via Whatsapp

“I’m not thrilled. And I totally reserve the right to angst over all this later. But honestly, Mom? Right now, I’m so happy to see you that I wouldn’t care if you’re secretly a ninja sent from the future to destroy kittens and rainbows.”

— Rachel Hawkins, Spell Bound, Share via Whatsapp

“It is the tenderness that breaks our hearts. The loveliness that leaves us stranded on the shore, watching the boats sail away. It is the sweetness that makes us want to reach out and touch the soft skin of another person. And it is the grace that comes to us, undeserving though we may be.”

— Robert Goolrick, The End of the World as We Know It: Scenes from a Life, Share via Whatsapp

“...I want first of all - in fact, as an end to these other desires - to be at peace with myself. I want a singleness of eye, a purity of intention, a central cor to my life that will enable me to carry out these obligations and activities as well as I can. I want, in fact - to borrow from the language of the saints -to live in grace as much of the time as possible. I am not using this term in a strictly theological sense. By grace I mean an inner harmony, essentially spiritual, which can be translated into outward harmony...”

— Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Share via Whatsapp