Thomas S. Monson

1927 -

A Quote by Thomas S. Monson on blessings, gifts, and god

Do we give thanks to God 'for his unspeakable gift' and His rich blessings so abundantly bestowed upon us?

Thomas S. Monson (1927 -)

Source: General Conference, October 1998, © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.Used by permission.

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A Quote by Thomas S. Monson on brothers, criticism, and truth

One man said, "I looked at my brother through the microscope of criticism, and I said, "How coarse my brother is." Then I looked at my brother through the telescope of scorn, and I said, "How small my brother is." Then I looked into the mirror of truth and I said, "How like me my brother is."

Thomas S. Monson (1927 -)

Source: BYU Speech, 1965. © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.Used by permission.

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A Quote by Thomas S. Monson on failure, gifts, god, joy, needs, and trying

Our task is to become our best selves. One of God's greatest gifts to us is the joy of trying again, for no failure ever need be final.

Thomas S. Monson (1927 -)

Source: Ensign , May 1987, p. 68., © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.Used by permission.

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A Quote by Thomas S. Monson on beauty, duty, joy, and life

I dreamt and saw that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was duty. I served and found that duty was joy. See Life a Duty, Ellen Sturgis Hooper, (1816-1841) Topics: beauty, duty & Life I slept, and dreamed that life was Beauty; I woke, and found that life was Duty.

Thomas S. Monson (1927 -)

Source: paraphrasing Ellen Sturgis Hooper, © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.Used by permission.

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A Quote by Thomas S. Monson on improvement and performance

Where performance is measured, performance improves. Where performance is measured and reported, the rate of improvement accelerates.

Thomas S. Monson (1927 -)

Source: © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.Used by permission.

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A Quote by Thomas S. Monson on fatherhood

It is imperative that we recognize that whatever has happened to us has happened to others. They have coped and so must we. We are not alone. Heavenly Father's help is near.

Thomas S. Monson (1927 -)

Source: Ensign , May 1987, p. 69., © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.Used by permission.

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A Quote by Thomas S. Monson on change, life, and time

The passage of time has not altered the capacity of the Redeemer to change lives.

Thomas S. Monson (1927 -)

Source: General Conference, April 1999, © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.Used by permission.

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A Quote by Thomas S. Monson on christ, darkness, force, good, joy, soul, truth, and world

Serving throughout the world is a great missionary force going about doing good. Missionaries teach truth. They dispel darkness. They spread joy. They bring precious souls to Christ.

Thomas S. Monson (1927 -)

Source: General Conference, October 1998, © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.Used by permission.

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A Quote by Thomas S. Monson on friendship, happiness, marriage, and words

Think to Thank. In these three words are the finest capsule course for a happy marriage, formula for enduring friendship, and a pattern for personal happiness.

Thomas S. Monson (1927 -)

Source: © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.Used by permission.

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A Quote by Thomas S. Monson on compassion, concern, hunger, and service

I extol those who, with loving care and compassionate concern, feed the hungry, clothe the naked, and house the homeless. He who notes the sparrow's fall will not be unmindful of such service.

Thomas S. Monson (1927 -)

Source: Ensign , November 1987, p. 68., © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.Used by permission.

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