23 Hannah Whitall Smith Quotes

  • "Our lives are full of supposes. Suppose this should happen, or suppose that should happen; what could we do; how could we bear it? But, if we are living in the high tower of the dwelling place of God, all these supposes will drop out of our lives. We shall be quiet from the fear of evil, for no threatenings of evil can penetrate into the high tower of God."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Anxiety, Fear


  • "Look upon your chastening as God's chariots sent to carry your soul into the high places of spiritual achievement."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Chastisement


  • "What is needed for happy effectual service is simply to put your work into the Lord's hand, and leave it there. Do not take it to Him in prayer, saying, "Lord, guide me, Lord, give me wisdom, Lord, arrange for me," and then arise from your knees, and take the burden all back, and try to guide and arrange for yourself. Leave it with the Lord, and remember that what you trust to Him you must not worry over nor feel anxious about. Trust and worry cannot go together."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Trust, Worry


  • "If I am walking along the street with a very disfiguring hole in the back of my dress, of which I am in ignorance, it is certainly a very great comfort to me to have a kind friend who will tell me of it. And similarly it is indeed a comfort to know that there is always abiding with me a divine, all-seeing Comforter, who will reprove me for all my faults, and will not let me go on in a fatal unconsciousness of them."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Ignorance, Comfort, Discipline


  • "If we will only surrender ourselves utterly to the Lord, and will trust Him perfectly, we shall find our souls "mounting up with wings as eagles" to the "heavenly places" in Christ Jesus, where earthly annoyances or sorrows have no power to disturb us."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Surrender


  • "The true secret in giving advice is, after you have honestly given it, to be perfectly indifferent whether it is taken or not and never persist in trying to set people right."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Relationships


  • "If the Lord sets you to guard a lonely post in perfect stillness from all active work, you ought to be just as content as to be in the midst of the active warfare. It is no virtue to love the Master's work better than the Master's will."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Contentment


  • "Once I knew what it was to rest upon the rock of God's promises, and it was indeed a precious resting place, but now I rest in His grace. He is teaching me that the bosom of His love is a far sweeter resting-place than even the rock of His promises."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Grace, Rest


  • "That cross inmate of your household, who has hitherto made life a burden to you, and who has been the Juggernaut car to crush your soul into the dust, may henceforth be a glorious chariot to carry you to the heights of heavenly patience and long-suffering."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Suffering, Patience


  • "No soul can be really at rest until it has given up all dependence on everything else and has been forced to depend on the Lord alone. As long as our expectation is from other things, nothing but disappointment awaits us."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Rest


  • "You find no difficulty in trusting the Lord with the management of the universe and all the outward creation, and can your case be any more complex or difficult than these, that you need to be anxious or troubled about His management of it?"

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Christians, Worry


  • "No difficulties in your case can baffle him, no dwarfing of your growth in years that are past, no apparent dryness of your inward springs of life, no crookedness or deformity in any of your past development, can in the least mar the perfect work that he will accomplish, if you will only put yourselves absolutely into his hands and let him have his own way with you."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Surrender


  • "This way of seeing our Father in everything makes life one long thanksgiving and gives a rest of heart, and, more than that, a gayety of spirit, that is unspeakable."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Thankfulness, Rest


  • "Christians, who have given themselves into the care and keeping of the Lord Jesus, still continue to bend beneath the weight of their burden, and often go weary and heavy-laden throughout the whole length of their journey."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Christians, Worry


  • "Nothing can separate you from God's love, absolutely nothing. God is enough for time, God is enough for eternity. God is enough!"

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: God



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