50 Thomas Brooks Quotes

  • "Let those be thy choicest companions who have made Christ their chief companion."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Friendship


  • "A man's most glorious actions will at last be found to be but glorious sins, if he hath made himself, and not the glory of God, the end of those actions."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Selfishness


  • "Our sins are debts that none can pay but Christ. It is not our tears, but His blood; it is not our sighs, but His sufferings, that can testify for our sins. Christ must pay all, or we are prisoners forever."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Atonement


  • "God's hearing of our prayers doth not depend upon sanctification, but upon Christ's intercession; not upon what we are in ourselves, but what' we are in the Lord Jesus; both our persons and our prayers are acceptable in the beloved [Eph 1.6]."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Prayer, Sanctification, Intercession


  • "Secret sins commonly lie nearest the heart."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Rebellion, The Heart, Sin


  • "The best and sweetest flowers of paradise God gives to His people when they are upon their knees. Prayer is the gate of heaven."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Prayer


  • "Those years, months, weeks, days, and hours, that are not filled up with God, with Christ, with grace, and with duty, will certainly be filled up with vanity and folly. The neglect of one day, of one duty, of one hour, would undo us, if we had not an Advocate with the Father."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Apathy


  • "It is not he who knows most, nor he who hears most, nor yet he who talks most, but he who exercises grace most, who has most communion with God."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: God


  • "When you have overcome one temptation, you must be ready to enter the lists with another. As distrust, in some sense, is the mother of safety, so security is the gate of danger."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Temptation, Overcoming


  • "The only way to avoid cannon-shot is to fall down. No such way to be freed from temptation as to keep low."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Temptation


  • "Afflictions are but as a dark entry into our Father's house."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Affliction


  • "Much faith will yield unto us here our heaven, but any faith, if true, will yield us heaven hereafter."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Faith


  • "The two poles could sooner meet, than the love of Christ and the love of the world."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Christ, Love


  • "He that hath deserved hanging may be glad to escape with a whipping."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Mercy, Gratitude


  • "A man had need to fear this most of all that he fears not at all."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Fear



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