"Humble souls are fearful of their own strength."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."William Gurnall on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."William Gurnall on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."William Gurnall on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."William Gurnall on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."William Gurnall on Ernest Hemingway
"The devil had as good have let Paul alone, for he no sooner comes into prison but he falls a preaching, at which the gates of Satan's prison fly open, and poor sinners come forth."
"Justifying faith is not a naked assent to the truths of the gospel."
"Godliness, as well as the doctrine of our faith, is a mystery."
"We have peace with God as soon as we believe, but not always with ourselves. The pardon may be past the prince's hand and seal, and yet not put into the prisoner's hand."
"The Christian must trust in a withdrawing God."