The cross was both the worst thing that ever happened and the best thing that ever happened in the universe. It will be the same way in your life.
The bitterest things that happen to us can be the sweetest depending on how we receive them.
The flood that destroys us also elevates us to the top of Mt Ararat.
Our greatest defeats are potentially our greatest victories.
The only way up to glory is to sink down.
Power is only perfected in weakness.
The way to victory is to raise the white flag of surrender.
The way to overcome is to come under.
Conventional wisdom is really folly. Conventional folly is real wisdom.
Smart people know how little they know.
The meek, not the strong, will inherit the earth.
The way to be enabled to do it is to admit I can't do it.
Less is more.
Violence of tongue or fist against another destroys you.
The way to gain things in life is to let go of things.
The way to get in sync with God is to get out of sync with self.
The way to handle an enemy is to stop trying and start loving him.
The way to get revenge against an enemy is to feed him when he is hungry and give him a drink when he is thirsty.
The way to get control is to give up control.
The way to find your true comfort zone is to move out of what your flesh thinks is comfortable.
The way to truly protect yourself is to let yourself become vulnerable.
The way to really live is to die.
Natural life begins with birth. Spiritual Life begins with death.
The way to right side up is to be turned upside down.
The way to retaliate against a blow is to absorb it.
The calamity that destroys you will be your salvation.
Winds that blow you off your self-determined course blow you where you need to go, toward God.