Quotes & Promises
Inspirational & Famous Quotes
Definitions & Meanings
Fret not yourself because of
evildoers; be not envious of
wrongdoers! For they will soon
fade like the grass and wither
like the green herb. Trust in the
Lord, and do good; dwell in the
land and befriend faithfulness.
Delight yourself in the Lord, and
he will give you the desires of
your heart. Commit your way to the
Lord; trust in him, and he will
“Do two walk together, unless they
have agreed to meet?
“You have heard that it was said,
‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for
a tooth.’ But I say to you, Do not
resist the one who is evil. But if
anyone slaps you on the right
cheek, turn to him the other also.
And if anyone would sue you and
take your tunic, let him have your
cloak as well. And if anyone
forces you to go one mile, go with
him two miles. Give to the one who
begs from you, and do not refuse
the one who would borrow from you.
Jesus said to him, “I am the way,
and the truth, and the life. No
one comes to the Father except
I have said these things to you,
that in me you may have peace. In
the world you will have
tribulation. But take heart; I
have overcome the world.
For I consider that the sufferings
of this present time are not worth
comparing with the glory that is
to be revealed to us.
I appeal to you, brothers, to
watch out for those who cause
divisions and create obstacles
contrary to the doctrine that you
have been taught; avoid them.
Bear one another's burdens, and so
fulfill the law of Christ.
Do all things without grumbling or
Do not be anxious about anything,
but in everything by prayer and
supplication with thanksgiving let
your requests be made known to
God. And the peace of God, which
surpasses all understanding, will
guard your hearts and your minds
in Christ Jesus.
See that no one repays anyone evil
for evil, but always seek to do
good to one another and to
(1 Thessalonians 5:15)
An athlete is not crowned unless
he competes according to the
(2 Timothy 2:5)
Count it all joy, my brothers,
when you meet trials of various
kinds, for you know that the
testing of your faith produces
steadfastness. And let
steadfastness have its full
effect, that you may be perfect
and complete, lacking in nothing.
Casting all your anxieties on him,
because he cares for you.
(1 Peter 5:7)
Do not love the world or the
things in the world. If anyone
loves the world, the love of the
Father is not in him. For all that
is in the world—the desires of the
flesh and the desires of the eyes
and pride in possessions—is not
from the Father but is from the
world. And the world is passing
away along with its desires, but
whoever does the will of God
(1 John 2:15-17)
Inspirational Quotes from Famous People
A friend is long sought, hardly
found, and with difficulty kept.
--St. Jerome - Saint
Born 347 Died 420
A pessimist sees the difficulty in
every opportunity; an optimist
sees the opportunity in every
--Winston Churchill – English
Statesman Born 1874 Died 1965
Conquering any difficulty always
gives one a secret joy, for it
means pushing back a boundary-line
and adding to one's liberty.
--Henri Frederic Amiel – Swiss
Philosopher Born 1821 Died 1881
Difficulty is the excuse history
--Edward R. Murrow – American
Journalist Born 1908 Died 1965
Divide each difficulty into as
many parts as is feasible and
necessary to resolve it.
--Rene Descartes – French
Mathematician Born 1596 Died 1650
Every difficulty slurred over will
be a ghost to disturb your repose
--Rabindranath Tagore – Indian Poet
Born 1861 Died 1941
Everyone has talent at
twenty-five. The difficulty is to
have it at fifty.
--Edgar Degas – French Artist Born
1834 Died 1917
Evil is always possible. Goodness
is a difficulty.
--Anne Rice – American Novelist Born
God will not permit any troubles
to come upon us, unless He has a
specific plan by which great
blessing can come out of the
--Peter Marshall – Scottish
Clergyman Born 1902 Died 1949
Grace is the absence of everything
that indicates pain or difficulty,
hesitation or incongruity.
--William Hazlitt – English Critic
Born 1778 Died 1830
Have the courage to face a
difficulty lest it kick you harder
than you bargain for.
--Stanislaus I – Polish Royalty Born
1677 Died 1766
If we wait until our lives are
free from sorrow or difficulty,
then we wait forever. And miss the
--Dirk Benedict – American Actor
It's the difficulty we had with
Mr. Bean, actually, when it went
from TV to film. You certainly
discover that you need to explain
more about a character.
--Rowan Atkinson – English Comedian