After a storm comes a calm.
Better late than never.
Eve was not taken out of Adam's head to top him, neither out of his feet to be trampled on by him, but out of his side to be equal with him, under his arm to be protected by him, and near his heart to be loved by him.
Extraordinary afflictions are not always the punishment of extraordinary sins, but sometimes the trial of extraordinary graces.
Goodness makes greatness truly valuable, and greatness make goodness much more serviceable.
He rolls it under his tongue as a sweet morsel.
He whose head is in heaven need not fear to put his feet into the grave.
Here is bread, which strengthens man's heart, and therefore is called the staff of Life.
It is good news, worthy of all acceptation; and yet not too good to be true.
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.
Many a dangerous temptation comes to us in fine gay colors that are but skin-deep.
Many a dangerous temptation comes to us in gay, fine colours, that are but skin-deep.
Men of polite learning and a liberal education.
No attribute of God is more dreadful to sinners than His holiness.
None so deaf as those that will not hear.
None so deaf as those that will not hear. None so blind as those that will not see.
Sanctified afflictions are spiritual promotions.
Shallows where a lamb could wade and depths where an elephant would drown.
So great was the extremity of his pain and anguish, that he did not only sigh but roar.
The better day, the worse deed.
The way to preserve the peace of the church is to preserve its purity.
They that die by famine die by inches.