We are the Bibles the world is reading; We are the creeds the world is needing; We are the sermons the world is heeding.
- Billy Graham
Our walk counts far more than our talk, always!
- George Mueller
To train a boy in the way he should go you must go that way yourself.
- Billy Sunday
We must make the invisible kingdom visible in our midst.
- John Calvin
Children take more notice of what their parents do, than what they say. Actions speak louder than words.
- William Tiptaft
Train up a child in the way he should go - but be sure you go that way yourself.
- Charles Spurgeon
As to matters of dress, I would recommend one never to be first in the fashion nor the last out of it.
- John Wesley
Jesus does not give recipes that show the way to God as other teachers of religion do. He is himself the way.
- Karl Barth
The very man who has argued you down, will sometimes be found, years later, to have been influenced by what you said.
- C.S. Lewis
The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.
- C.S. Lewis
More often than not, it is what you are rather than what you say that will bring an unbeliever to Christ. This, then, is the ultimate apologetic. For the ultimate apologetic is: your life.
- William Lane Craig
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
- Edmund Burke
Actions, not words, are the true criterion of the attachment of friends.
- George Washington
Take heed that the misdeeds for which thou correctest thy children be not learned them by thee. Many children learn that wickedness of their parents for which they beat and chastise them.
- John Bunyan
While the state of Venice was free from inquisitors, a great number of Protestants fixed their residence there, and many converts were made by the purity of the doctrines they professed, and the inoffensiveness of the conversation they used.
- John Foxe
Our witness - good or bad - is the overflow of our lives.
- Alistair Begg
Those who teach by their doctrine must teach by their life, or else they pull down with one hand what they build up with the other.
- Matthew Henry
Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
- Henry Ward Beecher
More depends on my walk than talk.
- Dwight L. Moody
It is not talking but walking that will bring us to heaven.
- Matthew Henry
People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision.
- John C. Maxwell
We are too apt to look and see how others walk, which is not faith, and to allow our own steps to be more or less affected by the walk of others around us. But in so doing, my soul is not carrying out the spirit of life in my walk.
- G.V. Wigram
We can exert power for good, therefore, only if we are prepared to drum it into our heads that the church of Christ can never exert influence on civil society directly, only indirectly.
- Abraham Kuyper
It is difficult to rebuke well; that is, at a right time, in a right spirit, and in a right manner.
- John Henry Newman
The life that I touch for good or ill will touch another life, and that in turn another, until who knows where the trembling stops or in what far place my touch will be felt.
- Frederick Buechner