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All Quotes by author - Joseph B. Wirthlin
" As with the butterfly, adversity is necessary to build character in people. "
" Desire, burning desire, is basic to achieving anything beyond the ordinary. "
" Giant oak trees... have deep root systems that can extend two-and-one-half times their height. Such trees rarely are blown down regardless of how violent the storms may be. "
" Great leaders communicate a vision that captures the imagination and fires the hearts and minds of those around them. "
" Honesty is of God and dishonesty of the devil; the devil was a liar from the beginning. "
" I give thanks to my Creator for this wonderful life where each of us has the opportunity to learn lessons we could not fully comprehend by any other means. "
" I know that each of us has much to do. Sometimes we feel overwhelmed by the tasks we face. But if we keep our priorities in order, we can accomplish all that we should. We can endure to the end regardless of temptations, problems, and challenges. "
" Imagine for a moment the result if everyone were to love one another as Jesus loves his disciples. We would have no bickering, quarreling, strife, or contention in our homes. We would not offend or insult one another either verbally or in any other way. We would not have unnecessary litigation over small matters. "
" In spite of discouragement and adversity, those who are happiest seem to have a way of learning from difficult times, becoming stronger, wiser and happier as a result. "
" Lying, stealing, and cheating are commonplace. "
" Men and women who decide to flirt with adultery just once can become enmeshed in misery and unhappiness for themselves and their precious families. "
" Most of us don't mind doing what we ought to do when it doesn't interfere with what we want to do, but it takes discipline and maturity to do what we ought to do whether we want to or not. "
" Our computers have become windows through which we can gaze upon a world that is virtually without horizons or boundaries. "
" Perseverance is a positive, active characteristic. "
" Pride and vanity, the opposites of humility, can destroy our spiritual health as surely as a debilitating disease can destroy our physical health. "
" Self-control is one mark of a mature person; it applies to control of language, physical treatment of others, and the appetites of the body. "
" Some memories are unforgettable, remaining ever vivid and heartwarming! "
" Sometimes we make the process more complicated than we need to. We will never make a journey of a thousand miles by fretting about how long it will take or how hard it will be. We make the journey by taking each day step by step and then repeating it again and again until we reach our destination. "
" Sometimes we should express our gratitude for the small and simple things like the scent of the rain, the taste of your favorite food, or the sound of a loved one's voice. "
" The greater the measure of our love, the greater is our joy. "
" The more often we see the things around us - even the beautiful and wonderful things - the more they become invisible to us. That is why we often take for granted the beauty of this world: the flowers, the trees, the birds, the clouds - even those we love. Because we see things so often, we see them less and less. "
" There is no limit to the potential of brethren working together in complete brotherhood and selflessness toward spiritual goals. The power of God working through such channels will bring unimaginable blessings to all concerned. "
" The true greatness of a person, in my view, is evident in the way he or she treats those with whom courtesy and kindness are not required. "
" Those who stand at the threshold of life always waiting for the right time to change are like the man who stands at the bank of a river waiting for the water to pass so he can cross on dry land. "
" We know that we are often judged by the company we keep. We know how influential classmates, friends, and other peer groups can be. If any of our companions are prone to be unrighteous in their living, we are better off seeking new associations immediately. "
" You can find peace amidst the storms that threaten you. "
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