92 John Wesley Quotes

  • "When a man becomes a Christian, he becomes industrious, trustworthy and prosperous. Now, if that man when he gets all he can and saves all he can does not give all he can, I have more hope for Judas Iscariot than for that man!"

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Christians, Giving, Prosperity


  • "God does not love men that are inconstant, nor good works that are intermitted. Nothing is pleasing to him, but what has a resemblance of his own immutability."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Service


  • "As no good is done, or spoken, or thought by any man without the assistance of God, working in and with those that believe in him, so there is no evil done, or spoken, or thought without the assistance of the devil, who worketh with strong though secret power in the children of unbelief. All the works of our evil nature are the work of the devil."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Good and Evil, Unbelief


  • "Passion and prejudice govern the world; only under the name of reason."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Reasoning, Passion


  • "Humility and patience are the surest proofs of the increase of love."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Humility, Patience


  • "I want the whole Christ for my Savior, the whole Bible for my book, the whole Church for my fellowship and the whole world for my mission field."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Fellowship, Missions, The Bible


  • "Oh that God would give me the thing which I long for! That before I go hence and am no more seen, I may see a people wholly devoted to God, crucified to the world, and the world crucified to them. A people truly given up to God in body, soul and substance! How cheerfully would I then say, 'Now lettest thou thy servant depart in peace.'"

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Surrender


  • "Tell me how it is that in this room there are three candles and but one light, and I will explain to you the mode of the divine existence."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: God


  • "The bottom of the soul may be in repose, even while we are in many outward troubles; just as the bottom of the sea is calm, while the surface is strongly agitated."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Trials


  • "God does nothing but in answer to prayer."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Prayer


  • "Get all you can, save all you can and give all you can."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Giving


  • "A constant attention to the work which God entrusts us with is a mark of solid piety."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Perseverance, Piety


  • "Prayer continues in the desire of the heart, though the understanding be employed on outward things."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Prayer


  • "Even in the greatest afflictions, we ought to testify to God, that, in receiving them from his hand, we feel pleasure in the midst of the pain, from being afflicted by Him who loves us, and whom we love."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Affliction


  • "That execrable sum of all villainies commonly called the slave-trade."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Suffering



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