Charles Haddon Spurgeon Quotes

He that deserves nothing should be content with anything.

Learn to say “no.” It will be of more use to you than to be able to read Latin.

When you see a man with a great deal of religion displayed in his shop window, you may depend upon it, he keeps a very small stock of it within.

Humility is to make a right estimate of one’s self.

Do not believe that any man will become a physician unless he walks the hospitals. And I am sure that no one will become a minister or a comforter unless he lies in the hospital as well as walks through it, and has to suffer himself.

If your religion does not make you holy, it will damn you. It is simply painted pageantry to go to hell in.

Many men owe the grandeur of their lives to the tremendous difficulties.

When my spirit gets depressed, nothing will sustain it but the good old-fashioned Calvinistic doctrine.

If any man thinks ill of you, do not be angry with him, for you are worse than he thinks you to be. If he charges you falsely on some point, yet be satisfied, for if he knew you better he might change the accusation, and you would be no gainer by the correction. If […]

Sometimes the more unlikely ones are the first to be converted. You probably remember the story of the man who went to hear George Whitefield preach, who had filled his pocket with stones to throw at God’s servant. But as he preached the gospel, the man dropped one stone after another, until all the stones […]