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Thomas Binney Quotes

English divine
(1798 - 1874)

A right act strikes a chord that extends through the whole universe, touches all moral intelligence, visits every world, vibrates along its whole extent, and conveys its vibrations to the very bosom of God!

All errors spring up in in the neighborhood of some truth: They grow round about it, and, for the most part derive their strength from such contiguity.

Improvable reason is the distinction between man and the animal.

Nature is the most thrifty thing in the world; she never wastes anything; she undergoes change, but there's no annihilation - the essence remains.

No Christian but has his Gethsemane; but every praying Christian will find there is no Gethsemane without its angel.

Nothing can occur beyond the strength of faith to sustain, or transcending the resources of religion to relieve.