Charles Spurgeon Quote
“Many books in my library are now behind and beneath me. They were good in their way once, and so were the clothes I wore when I was ten years old; but I have outgrown them. Nobody ever outgrows Scripture; the book widens and deepens with our years.”
Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895)
"Spurgeon's Sermons, Fifth Series: Sermons Preached and Revised by the Rev. C. H. Spurgeon" (1859), p. 245 - "Samson Conquered"
“Sincerity makes the very least person to be of more value than the most talented hypocrite.”
The Salt-cellars: Being a Collection of Proverbs, Together with Homely Notes Theron (1889), Volume 1, p. 73
“Trials teach us what we are; they dig up the soil, and let us see what we are made of.”
Gleanings Among the Sheaves (1869), p. 41
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsCharles Spurgeon
Born: June 19, 1834
Died: January 31, 1892 (age 57)
Occupation: Clergyman, pastor, author
Bio: Charles Haddon Spurgeon was a British Particular Baptist preacher. Spurgeon remains highly influential among Christians of different denominations, among whom he is known as the Prince of Preachers.