47 Quotes About Comfort

  • "Except a living man there is nothing more wonderful than a book! A message to us from human souls we never saw, and yet these arouse us, terrify us, teach us, comfort us, open their hearts to us as brothers."

    - Charles Kingsley
    Topics: Books, Comfort


  • "One way to get comfort is to plead the promise of God in prayer, show Him His handwriting; God is tender of His Word."

    - Thomas Manton
    Topics: Comfort


  • "Happiness and comfort stream immediately from God himself, as light issues from the sun; and sometimes looks and darts itself into the meanest corners, while it forbears to visit the largest and the noblest rooms."

    - James H. Aughey
    Topics: Happiness, Comfort


  • "If we have not quiet in our minds, outward comfort will do no more for us than a glass slipper on a gouty foot."

    - John Bunyan
    Topics: Contentment, Comfort


  • "The proper seat of sin is the will, of comfort the conscience."

    - William Gurnall
    Topics: Conscience, Comfort


  • "When Christ returned to heaven, He withdrew His physical presence from our sight. He didn't stop being with the disciples but by the ascension fulfilled His promise to be with us to the end of the world. As His body was raised to heaven, so His power and reign have spread to the uttermost parts."

    - John Calvin
    Topics: Comfort


  • "If you look for truth, you may find comfort in the end; if you look for comfort you will not get either comfort or truth only soft soap and wishful thinking to begin, and in the end, despair."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Truth, Comfort


  • "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


  • "He that hath so many and great causes of joy, and yet is in love with sorrow and peevishness, deserves to starve in the midst of plenty, and to want comfort, while he is encircled with blessings."

    - Jeremy Taylor
    Topics: Blessings, Comfort, Joy


  • "Calamity clarifies and comfort confuses; persecution purifies and prosperity pollutes!"

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Suffering, Comfort, Prosperity


  • "Faith receiveth the promise, embraceth it, and comforteth the soul unspeakably with it. Faith is so great an artist in arguing and reasoning with the soul, that it will bring over the hardest heart that it hath to deal with. It will bring to my remembrance at once, both my vileness against God, and his goodness towards me; it will show me, that though I deserve not to breathe in the air, yet that God will have me an heir of glory."

    - John Bunyan
    Topics: Faith, Comfort


  • "You shall by faith sustain yourself and comfort yourself in your Lord, and be strong in His power; for you are in the beaten and common way to heaven, when you are under our Lord's crosses. You have reason to rejoice in it, more than in a crown of gold; and rejoice and be glad to bear the reproaches of Christ."

    - Samuel Rutherford
    Topics: Faith, The Cross, Comfort


  • "The chief secret of comfort lies in not suffering trifles to vex us, and in prudently cultivating an undergrowth of small pleasures, since very few great ones are let on long leases."

    - James H. Aughey
    Topics: Suffering, Comfort


  • "It was Lord who put into my mind that fact that it would be possible to sail from here to the Indies. All who heard of my project rejected it with laughter, ridiculing me. There is no question that the inspiration was from the Holy Spirit, because He comforted me with rays of marvelous inspiration from the Holy Scriptures."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Holy Spirit, Faith, Comfort


  • "It is quite useless knocking at the door of heaven for earthly comfort. It's not the sort of comfort they supply there."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Life, Comfort



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