Gordon B. Hinckley Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Gordon B. Hinckley quotes, Gordon B. Hinckley sayings, and Gordon B. Hinckley proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Our kindness may be the most persuasive argument for that which we believe.

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Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds.

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In all of living, have much fun and laughter. Life is to be enjoyed, not just endured.

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To save a girl is to save generations!     

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Be believing, be happy, don't get discouraged. Things will work out.     

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The best antidote I know for worry is work. The best cure for weariness is the challenge of helping someone who is even more tired. One of the great ironies of life is this: He or she who serves almost always benefits more than he or she who is served.

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Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds.

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In all of living, have much fun and laughter. Life is to be enjoyed, not just endured.

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Stop seeking out the storms and enjoy more fully the sunlight.

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It is selfishness which is the cause of most of our misery. It is as a cankering disease.

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Being humble means recognizing that we are not on earth to see how important we can become, but to see how much difference we can make in the lives of others.

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Please don't nag yourself with thoughts of failure. Do not set goals far beyond your capacity to achieve. Simply do what you can do, in the best way you know, and the Lord will accept of your effort.

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Be believing, be happy, don't get discouraged. Things will work out.     

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Dishonesty of any kind will create a blemish.

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Some of our finest work comes through service to others.

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You can be smart and happy or stupid and miserable. . . it's your choice.      

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Our kindness may be the most persuasive argument for that which we believe.

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Live today as if you were going to live forever, for you surely shall.

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Go forward in life with a twinkle in your eye and a smile on your face, but with great purpose in heart.

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Through all of living have much joy and laughter, life is to be enjoyed, not just endured.

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Do your best, and be a little better than you are.

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Let us never forget to pray. God lives. He is near. He is real. He is not only aware of us but cares for us. He is our father. He is accessible to all who will seek Him.     

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Mediocrity will never do. You are capable of something better.

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Determine that there will never be anything that will come between you that will disrupt your marriage. Make it work. Resolve to make it work.

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Do your best, and be a little better than you are.

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Do your best, and be a little better than you are.

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If we are worried about the future, then we must look today at the upbringing of children.

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The cause of most of man's unhappiness is sacrificing what he wants most for what he wants now.     

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Every righteous man or woman is entitled to revelation concerning his own affairs.

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Each of us is a pioneer and many of us pioneer daily in trying to establish a gospel foothold in distant parts of the world.

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