43 Quotes About Weakness

  • "I tremble for my country when I hear of confidence expressed in me. I know too well my weakness, that our only hope is in God."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Hope, God, Weakness


  • "Through the Holy Spirit you are comforted in your trials, you are strengthened in weakness, and you are saved through Jesus Christ."

    - Crystal McDowell
    Topics: The Holy Spirit, Weakness


  • "A man who has not learned to say "no"--who is not resolved that he will take God's way in spite of every dog that can bark at him, in spite of every silvery voice that can woo him aside--will be a weak and wretched man till he dies."

    - Alexander MacLaren
    Topics: Weakness


  • "Many a humble soul will be amazed to find that the seed it sowed in weakness, in the dust of daily life, has blossomed into immortal flowers under the eye of the Lord."

    - Harriet Beecher Stowe
    Topics: Humility, Weakness


  • "When our Lord says, we must be converted and become as little children, I suppose he means also, that we must be sensible of our weakness, comparatively speaking, as a little child."

    - George Whitefield
    Topics: Humility, Weakness


  • "Before He furnishes the abundant supply, we must first be made conscious of our emptiness. Before he gives strength, we must be made to feel our weakness. Slow, painfully slow, are we to learn this lesson; and slower still to own our nothingness and take the place of helplessness before the Mighty One."

    - A. W. Pink
    Topics: Character, Humility, Weakness


  • "Augustine says that we may, out of our dead sins, make stepping stones to rise to the heights of perfection. What did he mean by that? He meant that the memory of our falls may breed in us such a humility, such a distrust of self, such a constant clinging to Christ as we could never have had without the experience of our own weakness."

    - James Stalker
    Topics: Weakness


  • "Our society is filled with runaways, dropouts, and quitters. The epidemic of walking away has hit our land with effects as devastating as the bubonic plague, and it has destroyed millions of effective lives and relationships. We are so self-centered that we have ceased to lay down our lives for others. We have seen others faint or walk away and we have followed in their weakness. We have fainted when we could have persevered by exchanging our strength for His! With His strength, not only could we have kept on walking, we could have run!"

    - Kay Arthur
    Topics: Relationships, Selfishness, Weakness


  • "So many times we say that we can't serve God because we aren't whatever is needed. We're not talented enough or smart enough or whatever. But if you are in covenant with Jesus Christ, He is responsible for covering your weaknesses, for being your strength. He will give you His abilities for your disabilities!"

    - Kay Arthur
    Topics: Perseverance, Weakness, Strength


  • "A man who has not learned to say "no"--who is not resolved that he will take God's way in spite of every dog that can bark at him, in spite of every silvery voice that can woo him aside--will be a weak and wretched man till he dies."

    - Alexander MacLaren
    Topics: Weakness


  • "Absalom, who was a fool, wished himself a judge; Solomon, who was a wise man, trembles at the undertaking, and suspects his own fitness for it. The more knowing and considerate men are, the better they are acquainted with their own weakness, and the more jealous of themselves."

    - Matthew Henry
    Topics: Humility, Weakness


  • "Temptation may even be a blessing to a man when it reveals to him his weakness and drives him to the almighty Savior. Do not be surprised, then, dear child of God, if you are tempted at every step of your earthly journey, and almost beyond endurance; but you will not be tempted beyond what you are able to bear, and with every temptation there will be a way of escape."

    - F.B. Meyer
    Topics: Temptation, Endurance, Weakness


  • "In such a world as this, with such hearts as ours, weakness is wickedness in the long run. Whoever lets himself be shaped and guided by anything lower than an inflexible will, fixed in obedience to God, will in the end be shaped into a deformity, and guided to wreck and ruin."

    - Alexander MacLaren
    Topics: Weakness


  • "Men fall in private long before they fall in public."

    - J. C. Ryle
    Topics: Backsliding, Weakness


  • "Even if no command to pray had existed, our very weakness would have suggested it."

    - Francois Fenelon
    Topics: Prayer, Weakness



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