More Quotes from the Puritans

False Doctrine

By entertaining of strange persons, men sometimes entertain angels unawares: but by entertaining of strange doctrines, many have entertained devils unaware.
                                                                                      John Flavel

Riches

Riches may leave us while we live, we must leave them when we die.
                                                                                                                 Thomas Fuller

Soul

The real value of an object is that which one who knows its worth will give for it. He who made the soul, knew its worth, and gave His life for it.
                                                     Arthur Jackson

Affliction

The thorn is one of the most cursed and angry and crabbed weeds that the earth yields, and yet out of it springs the rose, one of the sweetest smelled flowers, and most delightful to the eye.
                                                                                                                       Samuel Rutherford
Sin

Sin hath the devil for its father, shame for its companion, and death for its wages.
                                                                                                                                Thomas Watson

Iniquity can plead antiquity
                                                Thomas Adams.

Death

Let them fear death who do not fear sin.
                                                                   Thomas Watson

 

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