Randy Willis | A Few of My Favorite Quotes

A Few of My Favorite Quotes:
“Go now, write it on a tablet for them, inscribe it on a scroll, that for the days to come it may be an everlasting witness.”
– Isaiah 30:8 (NIV)

“He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain that which he cannot lose.” ~ Jim” Elliot

“Earth’s crammed with heaven, And every common bush afire with God: But only he who sees takes off his shoes. ” – Elizabeth Barrett Browning

“God uses broken things. It takes broken soil to produce a crop, broken clouds to give rain, broken grain to give bread, broken bread to give strength. It is the broken alabaster box that gives forth perfume. It is Peter, weeping bitterly, who returns to greater power than ever.” – Vance Havner

“Aim at Heaven and you will get Earth ‘thrown in’: aim at Earth and you will get neither.’ — C.S. Lewis

“Faith does not eliminate questions. But faith knows where to take them.” ― Elisabeth Elliot

“A woman’s heart should be so hidden in God that a man has to seek Him just to find her.” — Joseph Willis, 1785 (Louisiana Wind)

“Ginger Rogers did everything Fred Astaire did, but she did it backwards and in high heels.”

“I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.” ― C.S. Lewis

“I wish I could find words to express the trueness, the bravery, the hardihood, the sense of honor, the loyalty to their trust and to each other of the old trail hands.” — Charles Goodnight

“You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him.” Darrell Royal
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photo: I’m riding my all-time favorite AQHA quarter horse mare “Spring.” Born on the first day of Spring, she was out of the King Ranch’s famous cutting horse Mr San Peppy. She could run like a deer and turn on a dime. My son Josh is riding “Big Boy”—a quarter of a horse.

Please visit my website www.ThreeWindsBlowing.com to view my: Novels | Family | Friends | Ancestors | Newsletter.

Vaya con Dios, Randy Willis

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