"He whose head is in heaven need not fear to put his feet into the grave."
"A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people."Matthew Henry on John F. Kennedy
"Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present - and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future."Matthew Henry on Audrey Hepburn
"I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death."Matthew Henry on Thomas Paine
"We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict."Matthew Henry on Jim Morrison
"What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it."Matthew Henry on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"It is not fit the public trusts should be lodged in the hands of any, till they are first proved and found fit for the business they are to be entrusted with."
"Men of polite learning and a liberal education."
"It is common for those that are farthest from God, to boast themselves most of their being near to the Church."
"No attribute of God is more dreadful to sinners than His holiness."
"So great was the extremity of his pain and anguish, that he did not only sigh but roar."