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To rest satisfied with existing evils,
by John Nelson Darby

To rest satisfied with existing evils,
as if we could do nothing, is not obedience;
but neither is it obedience to imitate the actions of the apostles.
- John Nelson Darby

The presence of the Holy Spirit is the keystone of all our hopes.
- John Nelson Darby

After deep exercise of soul I was brought by grace
to feel I could entirely.
- John Nelson Darby

I know that those who esteem these little organised
associations to be the churches of God,
see nothing but mere meetings of men in every other
gathering of God's children.
- John Nelson Darby

 

Let those who like society better have it.
- John Nelson Darby

Among the children of God, it was they who were most
able to rightly divide the word of truth.
- John Nelson Darby

By one Spirit we are all baptised into one body.
- John Nelson Darby

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The salvation of the elect was as certain before His advent,
though accomplished by it, as afterwards.
- John Nelson Darby

The cross is the centre of all this in every respect.
- John Nelson Darby

The Reformation did not directly touch the question
of the true character of God's church.
- John Nelson Darby

The Epistle is a correction of profession without life,
and most valuable in this respect.
- John Nelson Darby

If real churches exist, such persons are not called on to make them.
- John Nelson Darby

God is sufficient in all ages for His church.
- John Nelson Darby

Nothing is more prominently brought forward in the
New Testament than the second coming of the Lord Jesus Christ.
- John Nelson Darby

Every Christian will allow that sin is an evil,
and that it is our duty not to commit sin.
- John Nelson Darby

I can say, Christ has been my only object;
thank God,
my righteousness too...
Hold fast to Christ.
- John Nelson Darby

I add, that those who are bent on restoring the whole
church ought to be well instructed in the word,
and to abstain from doing anything under the pretext of simplicity.
- John Nelson Darby

Obedience to the word in humility of mind never confuses.
- John Nelson Darby

I held apostolic succession fully, and the channels
of grace to be there only.
- John Nelson Darby

During my solitude, conflicting thoughts increased;
but much exercise of soul had the effect of causing
the scriptures to gain complete ascendancy over me.
- John Nelson Darby

This truth of the gathering together of God's children
is in Scripture seen realised in various localities,
and in each central locality the Christians resident
therein composed but one body:
Scripture is perfectly clear on that head.
- John Nelson Darby

But the more we search the Scriptures,
the more we perceive, in this doctrine,
the fundamental truth of the gospel -
that truth which gives to redemption its character,
and to all other truths their real power.
- John Nelson Darby

Nationalism - in other words, the dividing of the church into bodies -
consisting of such and such a nation,
is a novelty, not above three centuries old,
although many dear children of God are found dwelling in it.
- John Nelson Darby

Some respected and beloved brethren insist that the
forming and organising of churches is,
according to God's will, the only means of finding
blessing in the midst of that confusion which is acknowledged to exist.
- John Nelson Darby

Jude has a very different character.
It is not the cradle of Christianity,
or of the assembly on earth: it is its decay and its death here below.
It does not keep its first estate.
- John Nelson Darby

It is the desire of our hearts, and as we believe God's
will under this dispensation,
that all the children of God should be gathered together as such,
and, consequently, as not of the world.
- John Nelson Darby

I had always owned them to be the Word of God...
the careful reading of the Acts afforded me a practical
picture of the early church;
which made me feel deeply the contrast with its actual present state;
though still,
as ever beloved by God.
- John Nelson Darby

I go farther, and say, that it is plainly our duty
to desire pastors and teachers to take the care of such congregations,
and that God did raise up such in the church as we see it in the word.
- John Nelson Darby

Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
- Anonymous

Let every day be the first day
of the rest of your life,
but especially let today be a new beginning.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor,
nor should life rest on a single hope.
- Epictetus

Improve what you can
and accept all the rest of life
just as it comes.
Know that fear is your worst enemy -
perhaps your only enemy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There's a point... when you have to choose
whether to be like everybody else the rest of your life,
or to make a virtue of your peculiarities.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

We must free ourselves of the hope
that the sea will ever rest.
We must learn to sail in high winds.
- Aristotle Onassis

The ultimate authority must always rest
with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

That which is hateful to you,
do not do to your fellow.
That is the whole Torah;
the rest is the explanation.
- Talmud (Jewish Wisdom)

Peace, Love, Health, Comfort, Joy, and the Light of Spirit -
all the rest is nothing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

No one ever found wisdom without also being a fool.
Writers, alas, have to be fools in public,
while the rest of the human race can cover its tracks.
- Erica Jong

Make the best use of what is in your power,
and take the rest as it happens.
- Epictetus

Today, I Rest In The Embrace of Spirit.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I love being married.
It's so great to find that one special person
you want to annoy for the rest of your life.
- Rita Rudner

Although the world is full of suffering,
it is full also of the overcoming of it.
My optimism, then, does not rest on the absence of evil,
but on a glad belief in the preponderance of good
and a willing effort always to cooperate with the good,
that it may prevail.
- Helen Keller

A real friend is one who walks in
when the rest of the world walks out.
- Walter Winchell

The most difficult thing is the decision to act,
the rest is merely tenacity.
The fears are paper tigers.
You can do anything you decide to do.
You can act to change and control your life;
and the procedure, the process is its own reward.
- Amelia Earhart

Heroes act in spite of their fear,
while the rest of us act because of our fear.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

No man is the whole of himself;
his friends are the rest of him.
- Harry Emerson Fosdick

I rest in the light of forgiveness.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Life is a balance between rest and movement.
- Osho

I rest in the light of forgiveness.
I forgive myself and others for that
which is done (and better left undone)
and also that which is not done (and better if done).
I give myself permission to enjoy this moment without guilt.
I freely release all uncertainty, regret, and fear.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Magic is natural to Wizards,
and only a little harder for the rest of us.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I believe in God, but not as one thing,
not as an old man in the sky.
I believe that what people call God
is something in all of us.
I believe that what Jesus and Mohammed and Buddha
and all the rest said was right.
It's just that the translations have gone wrong.
- John Lennon

What is a miracle? To some, it is an act of God.
To others, something amazing, extraordinary, or unexpected.
To me, Life is a miracle.
Everything that happens is a miracle.
There is no reason for me to exist as I do -
no reason for humanity, the universe, or the laws of Nature.
Energy, mass, gravity and the rest of existence
are all so improbable.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Always do the right thing.
It will gratify some people and astonish the rest.
- Mark Twain

Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love,
of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
Money will come if we seek first the Kingdom of God -
the rest will be given.
- Mother Teresa

Oh, the comfort, the inexpressible comfort
of feeling safe with a person;
having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words,
but to pour them all out, just as they are,
chaff and grain together,
knowing that a faithful hand will take and sift them,
keep what is worth keeping, and then,
with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away.
- George Eliot

About half my designs are controlled fantasy,
15 percent are total madness and the rest are bread-and-butter designs.
- Manolo Blahnik

Heroes do what the rest of us would do,
if only we had the courage.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Home, nowadays, is a place where part of the family
waits till the rest of the family brings the car back.
- Earl Wilson

Sudden money is going from zero to two hundred dollars a week.
The rest doesn't count.
- Neil Simon

Seek home for rest, for home is best.
- Thomas Tusser

Reporters thrive on the world's misfortune.
For this reason they often take an indecent pleasure
in events that dismay the rest of humanity.
- Russell Baker

A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight,
and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.
- Oscar Wilde

My father...
had sharper eyes than the rest of our people.
- Chief Joseph

I come into the peace of wild things who do not tax
their lives with forethought of grief...
For a time I rest in the grace of the world,
and am free.
- Wendell Berry

For food that stays our hunger,
For rest that brings us ease,
For homes where memories linger,
We give our thanks for these.
- Anonymous

Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
- Baltasar Gracian

We, therefore, here in Britain stand shoulder to shoulder
with our American friends in this hour of tragedy,
and we, like them, will not rest until this evil is driven from our world.
- Tony Blair

True silence is the rest of the mind,
and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body,
nourishment and refreshment.
- William Penn

Rest when you're weary.
Refresh and renew yourself, your body,
your mind, your spirit.
Then get back to work.
- Ralph Marston

In these times, God's people must trust him for rest of body and soul.
- David Wilkerson

Good, better, best.
Never let it rest.
Until your good is better and your better is best.
- Tim Duncan


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