Charles Stanley Sayings and Quotes

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


Motherhood is a great honor and privilege, yet it is also synonymous with servanthood. Every day women are called upon to selflessly meet the needs of their families. Whether they are awake at night nursing a baby, spending their time and money on less-than-grateful teenagers, or preparing meals, moms continuously put others before themselves.     

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On Sunday morning, I'm not nervous... I can't wait to tell what God wants me to say.     

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Our willingness to wait reveals the value we place on what we're waiting for     

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Trusting God means looking beyond what we can see to what God sees.     

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We can be tired, weary and emotionally distraught, but after spending time alone with God, we find that He injects into our bodies energy, power and strength.     

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On Sunday morning, I'm not nervous... I can't wait to tell what God wants me to say.     

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Romantic love reaches out in little ways, showing attention and admiration. Romantic love remembers what pleases a woman, what excites her, and what surprises her. Its actions whisper: you are the most special person in my life.     

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Your potential is the sum of all the possibilities God has for your life.     

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Trusting God means looking beyond what we can see to what God sees.     

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We can be tired, weary, and emotionally distraught, but after spending time alone with God, we find that He injects into our bodies energy, power and strength.     

Charles Stanley

There's no way to know how many people your life will influence. You don't know who is watching, listening, or learning from you.     

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Adversity is not simply a tool. It is God's most effective tool for the advancement of our spiritual lives. The circumstances and events that we see as setbacks are oftentimes the very things that launch us into periods of intense spiritual growth. Once we begin to understand this, and accept it as a spiritual fact of life, adversity becomes easier to bear.     

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Believing you can achieve a goal is vital to reaching a goal.     

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Discouragement Can be temporary-or it can destroy our life. The choice is ours. If we refuse to deal with discouragement head-on, we are opening the door for it to completely dominate our life.     

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Disappointments will come and go, but discouragement is a choice that you make.     

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Nobody else can make us discouraged; it is a choice that we alone make when facing disappointments.     

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Disappointment is inevitable. But to become discouraged, there's a choice I make. God would never discourage me. He would always point me to himself to trust him. Therefore, my discouragement is from Satan. As you go through the emotions that we have, hostility is not from God, bitterness, unforgiveness, all of these are attacks from Satan.     

Charles Stanley

We can be tired, weary and emotionally distraught, but after spending time alone with God, we find that He injects into our bodies energy, power and strength.     

Charles Stanley

Brokenness is God's requirement for maximum usefulness.      

Charles Stanley

We can be tired, weary and emotionally distraught, but after spending time alone with God, we find that He injects into our bodies energy, power and strength.     

Charles Stanley

No one enjoys feeling weak, whether it is emotionally, spiritually or physically. There is something within the human spirit that wants to resist the thought of weakness. Many times this is nothing more than our human pride at work. Just as weakness carries a great potential for strength, pride carries an equally great potential for defeat.     

Charles Stanley

Disappointments are inevitable; discouragement is a choice.     

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One of Satan's most deceptive and powerful ways of defeating us is to get us to believe a lie. And the biggest lie is that there are no consequences to our own doing. Satan will give you whatever you ask for if it will lead you where he ultimately wants you.     

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If we have built on the fragile cornerstones of human wisdom, pride, and conditional love, things may look good for a while, but a weak foundation causes collapse when storms hit.     

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If the Lord says to give more than you think you are able to give, know that He will provide for you. Whether things are sailing smoothly or the bottom has dropped out, He is always trustworthy. You can count on Almighty God to keep His everlasting Word.     

Charles Stanley