John Wesley

1703 - 1791

A Quote by John Wesley on make, honestly, save, prudently give, and possibly

While you gain all you can, and save all you can, give all you can, that is, all you have.

John Wesley (1703 - 1791)

Source: The Works of the Reverend John Wesley, A.M. P. 543

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A Quote by John Wesley

Catch on fire with enthusiasm and people will come for miles to watch you burn.

John Wesley (1703 - 1791)

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A Quote by John Wesley on good and people

Do all the good you can, By all the means you can, In all the ways you can, In all the places you can, At all the times you can, To all the people you can, As long as ever you can.

John Wesley (1703 - 1791)

Source: John Wesley’s Rule

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A Quote by John Wesley on duty

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Certainly this is a duty, not a sin. "Cleanliness is indeed next to godliness."

John Wesley (1703 - 1791)

Source: Sermon xciii. On Dress.

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A Quote by John Wesley

I am always in haste, but never in a hurry.

John Wesley (1703 - 1791)

Source: Saturday Review, Nov. 28, 1874.

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A Quote by John Wesley on church, life, order, soul, tenacity, and thought

I could scarcely reconcile myself at first to this strange way of preaching in the fields, of which Whitfield set me an example on Sunday; having been all my life (till very lately) so tenacious of every point relating to decency and order, that I should have thought the saving of souls almost a sin, if it had not been done in a church.

John Wesley (1703 - 1791)

Source: John Wesley's Journal

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A Quote by John Wesley on slavery and trade

That execrable sum of all villanies commonly called a Slave Trade.

John Wesley (1703 - 1791)

Source: Journal. Feb. 12, 1772.

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A Quote by John Wesley on god, mistakes, and present

When I was young I was sure of everything; in a few years, having been mistaken a thousand times, I was not half so sure of most things as I was before; at present, I am hardly sure of anything but what God has revealed to me.

John Wesley (1703 - 1791)

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A Quote by John Wesley on world

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I look upon the world as my parish.

John Wesley (1703 - 1791)

Source: Journal, June 11, 1739

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