"Doctrinal rightness and rightness of ecclesiastical position are important, but only as a starting point to go on into a living relationship - and not as ends in themselves."
"You can't stop loving or wanting to love because when its right it's the best thing in the world. When you're in a relationship and its good, even if nothing else in your life is right, you feel like your whole world is complete."Francis Schaeffer on Keith Sweat
"Spiritual relationship is far more precious than physical. Physical relationship divorced from spiritual is body without soul."Francis Schaeffer on Mahatma Gandhi
"One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives."Francis Schaeffer on Euripides
"Courage means to keep working a relationship, to continue seeking solutions to difficult problems, and to stay focused during stressful periods."Francis Schaeffer on Denis Waitley
"You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity."Francis Schaeffer on Epicurus
"In passing, we should note this curious mark of our own age: the only absolute allowed is the absolute insistence that there is no absolute."