Charles Spurgeon Quote
“Prayer pulls the rope below, and the great bell rings above in the ears of God. Some scarcely stir the bell, for they pray so languidly; others give but an occasional pluck at the rope; but he who wins with heaven is the man who grasps the rope boldly and pulls continuously, with all his might.”
Feathers for Arrows; Or, Illustrations from my Note Book (1870), p. 171
"Spurgeon's Sermons, Fifth Series: Sermons Preached and Revised by the Rev. C. H. Spurgeon" (1859), p. 245 - "Samson Conquered"
“Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.”
Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 3: 1857, "Christ - The Power and Wisdom of God" - ISBN: 9781610252027
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsCharles Spurgeon
Born: June 19, 1834
Died: January 31, 1892 (aged 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.
Quote of the day
“What is Nature? An encyclopedical, systematic Index or Plan of our Spirit. Why will we content us with the mere catalogue of our Treasures? Let us contemplate them ourselves, and in all ways elaborate and use them.”