20 Quotes About Illness

  • "I venture to say that the greatest earthly blessing that God can give to any of us is health, with the exception of sickness. Sickness has frequently been of more use to the saints of God than health has."

    - Charles Spurgeon
    Topics: Health, Illness


  • "To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine."

    - Henry Ward Beecher
    Topics: Suffering, Illness


  • "Sickness is felt, but health not at all."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Health, Illness


  • "Are there not many whose spiritual life is endangered by their physical condition-many who fall because of their physical weakness-many who cannot work actively for God because of the bondage of illness?"

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Illness


  • "Health is not valued till sickness comes."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Health, Illness


  • "Health is a good thing; but sickness is far better, if it leads us to God."

    - J. C. Ryle
    Topics: Health, Illness


  • "Church attendance is as vital to a disciple as a transfusion of rich, healthy blood to a sick man."

    - Dwight L. Moody
    Topics: Church, Discipleship, Illness


  • "It is in sickness that we most feel the need of that sympathy which shows how much we are dependent upon one another for our comfort, and even necessities. Thus disease, opening our eyes to the realities of life, is an indirect blessing."

    - Hosea Ballou
    Topics: Health, Illness


  • "As our Lord asked the sick man whether he wished to be healed, so, without our consent, He will not save us; and sinners are without excuse for not consenting to the will of the Lord and their own salvation."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Salvation, Healing, Illness


  • "Why do Christians get sick? 1. Some sickness comes from God. 2. Some sickness comes from Satan. 3. Some sickness is chastening for sin."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Illness


  • "Let me ask you, have ever met anybody when they were really sick say, "Oh my gosh, I have a desperate disease. Get me to Havana; I've got to have the best health care in the world."

    - Mike Huckabee
    Topics: Health, Illness


  • "I am never happier in the Lord than when I am in a bedroom with a sick person."

    - Smith Wigglesworth
    Topics: Illness


  • "I will trust Him. Whatever, wherever I am, I can never be thrown away. If I am in sickness, my sickness may serve Him; in perplexity, my perplexity may serve Him; if I am in sorrow, my sorrow may serve Him. My sickness, or perplexity, or sorrow may be necessary causes of some great end, which is quite beyond us. He does nothing in vain."

    - John Henry Newman
    Topics: Trust, Illness


  • "It may seem a strange principle to enunciate as the very first requirement in a hospital that it should do the sick no harm."

    - Florence Nightingale
    Topics: Health, Illness


  • "Many saints today are stricken with sickness, weakness and suffering; God is chastening them that they may present their bodies to Him a living sacrifice."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Illness, Chastisement, Sacrifice



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