Charles Spurgeon Quotes (260 quotes)
“A vigorous temper is not altogether an evil. Men who are easy as an old shoe are generally of little worth.”
Encounter with Spurgeon (1963 edition), James Clarke & Co. - ISBN: 9780227676554
Essential Works of Charles Spurgeon (2009 edition), Barbour Publishing - ISBN: 9781607423256
The Salt-cellars: Being a Collection of Proverbs, Together with Homely Notes Theron (1889), Volume 1, p. 85
"Spurgeon's Sermons, Fifth Series: Sermons Preached and Revised by the Rev. C. H. Spurgeon" (1859), p. 245 - "Samson Conquered"
John Ploughman's Talk; or, plain advice for plain people (1868 edition)
“I would go to the deeps a hundred times to cheer a downcast spirit. It is good for me to have been afflicted, that I might know how to speak a word in season to one that is weary.”
The Autobiography of Charles H. Spurgeon Compiled from His Diary, Letters: And Records by His Wife and His Private Secretary [Rev. W.J. Harrald] (1892 edition)
“If any of you should ask me for an epitome of the Christian religion, I should say that it is in one word - prayer. Live and die without prayer, and you will pray long enough when you get to hell.”
Spurgeon at His Best: Over 2200 Striking Quotations from the World's Most Exhaustive and Widely-read Sermon Series (1988 edition), Baker Publishing Group
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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.
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