71 A. W. Tozer Quotes

Aiden Wilson Tozer was a minister for 44 years. He was a writer and editor of the official Christian and Missionary Alliance (C&MA) magazine, now called Alliance Life. He was also a very successful author of over 40 Christian books, of which he wrote mostly about the need of a deeper relationship with God. Most of the money he made from writing these books was given away to those with a greater need.

  • "The man or woman who is wholly or joyously surrendered to Christ can't make a wrong choice - any choice will be the right one."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Surrender


  • "Our Lord told His disciples that love and obedience were organically united. The final test of love is obedience."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Obedience


  • "You can see God from anywhere if your mind is set to love and obey Him."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: God, Worship


  • "The Word of God well understood and religiously obeyed is the shortest route to spiritual perfection. And we must not select a few favorite passages to the exclusion of others. Nothing less than a whole Bible can make a whole Christian."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Scripture, The Bible


  • "It is altogether doubtful whether any man can be saved who comes to Christ for His help with no intention to obey Him."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Salvation, Obedience


  • "Salvation is from our side a choice, from the divine side it is a seizing upon, an apprehending, a conquest by the Most High God. Our "accepting" and "willing" are reactions rather than actions. The right of determination must always remain with God."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Salvation, Choices


  • "The true Church has never sounded out public expectations before launching her mission. Her leaders heard from God, they knew their Lord's will and did it. Their people followed them - sometimes to triumph, oftener to insults and public persecution - and their sufficient reward was the satisfaction of being right in a wrong world!"

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Obedience, Rewards


  • "The man with a cross no longer controls his destiny; he lost control when he picked up his cross. That cross immediately became to him an all-absorbing interest, an overwhelming interference. No matter what he may desire to do, there is but one thing he can do; that is, move on toward the place of crucifixion."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Obedience


  • "When we become too glib in prayer we are most surely talking to ourselves."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Apathy, Prayer


  • "It is either all of Christ or none of Christ! I believe we need to preach again a whole Christ to the world - a Christ who does not need our apologies, a Christ who will not be divided, a Christ who will either be Lord of all or will not be Lord at all!"

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Christ


  • ""Let God be true but every man a liar" is the language of true faith."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Faith, Truth


  • "There is scarcely anything so dull and meaningless as Bible doctrine taught for its own sake. Truth divorced from life is not truth in its biblical sense, but something else and something less."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Doctrine


  • "We understand and acknowledge that the Resurrection has placed a glorious crown upon all of Christ's sufferings"

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Resurrection


  • "God may allow His servant to succeed when He has disciplined him to a point where he does not need to succeed to be happy. The man who is elated by success and is cast down by failure is still a carnal man. At best his fruit will have a worm in it."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Success, Happiness, Carnality


  • "We have become so engrossed in the work of the Lord that we have forgotten the Lord of the work."

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Service



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