"All the blessings we enjoy are Divine deposits, committed to our trust on this condition, that they should be dispensed for the benefit of our neighbors."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."John Calvin on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."John Calvin on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."John Calvin on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."John Calvin on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."John Calvin on Golda Meir
"Is it faith to understand nothing, and merely submit your convictions implicitly to the Church?"
"Seeing that a Pilot steers the ship in which we sail, who will never allow us to perish even in the midst of shipwrecks, there is no reason why our minds should be overwhelmed with fear and overcome with weariness."
"God tolerates even our stammering, and pardons our ignorance whenever something inadvertently escapes us - as, indeed, without this mercy there would be no freedom to pray."
"There is no work, however vile or sordid, that does not glisten before God."
"A dog barks when his master is attacked. I would be a coward if I saw that God's truth is attacked and yet would remain silent."