"More negatives write than call. It's a cheap shot for me to go on the air with the critical letters or E-mail I get because the reaction of the listeners is always an instantaneous expression of sympathy for me and contempt for the poor critic."
"That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind."John Hall on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."John Hall on Corrie Ten Boom
"What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. That is what love looks like."John Hall on Saint Augustine
"When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight."John Hall on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."John Hall on William Shakespeare
"As a person who is not confrontational by disposition I tend to see that the quality of being confrontational is a positive attribute."