"Further, Take heed that you faithfully perform the business you have to do in the world, from a regard to the commands of God and not from an ambitious desire of being esteemed better than others."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."David Brainerd on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."David Brainerd on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."David Brainerd on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."David Brainerd on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."David Brainerd on Abraham Lincoln
"We should always look upon ourselves as God's servants, placed in God's world, to do his work and accordingly labour faithfully for him not with a design to grow rich and great, but to glorify God, and do all the good we possibly can."
"I have a secret thought from some things I have observed, that God may perhaps design you for some singular service in the world."
"We are a long time in learning that all our strength and salvation is in God."
"As the most extravagant errors were received among the established articles of their faith, so the most infamous vices obtained in their practice, and were indulged not only with impunity, but authorized by the sanction of their laws."
"I fear God never showed mercy to one so vile as I."