James E. Faust Sayings and Quotes

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


In the enriching of marriage, the big things are the little things. There must be constant appreciation for each other and thoughtful demonstration of gratitude. A couple must encourage and help each other grow. Marriage is a joint quest for the good, the beautiful, and the divine.     

James E. Faust

Cheating in school is a form of self-deception. We go to school to learn. We cheat ourselves when we coast on the efforts and scholarship of someone else.     

James E. Faust

Cheating in school is a form of self-deception. We go to school to learn. We cheat ourselves when we coast on the efforts and scholarship of someone else.     

James E. Faust

A grateful heart is a beginning of greatness. It is an expression of humility.     

James E. Faust

In this life we have to make many choices. Some are very important choices. Some are not. Many of our choices are between good and evil. The choices we make, however, determine to a large extent our happiness or our unhappiness, because we have to live wi     

James E. Faust

If you take each challenge one step at a time, with faith in every footstep, your strength and understanding will increase.     

James E. Faust

Honesty is more than not lying. It is truth telling, truth speaking, truth living, and truth loving.     

James E. Faust

The depth of the love of parents for their children cannot be measured. It is like no other relationship. It exceeds concern for life itself. The love of a parent for a child is continuous and transcends heartbreak and disappointment.     

James E. Faust

A rebirth out of spiritual adversity causes us to become new creatures.     

James E. Faust

Keeping the Sabbath day holy is much more than just physical rest. It involves spiritual renewal and worship.     

James E. Faust

To be a good father and mother requires that the parents defer many of their own needs and desires in favor of the needs of their children. As a consequence of this sacrifice, conscientious parents develop a nobility of character and learn to put into practice the selfless truths taught by the Savior Himself.     

James E. Faust

The full benefit of forgiveness of sin through the Savior's Atonement begins with repentance and baptism and then expands upon receiving the Holy Ghost.     

James E. Faust

It is a denial of the divinity within us to doubt our potential and our possibilities.     

James E. Faust

Being bridled, or yielding obediently to restraint, is necessary for our personal growth and progression.     

James E. Faust

It is a denial of the divinity within us to doubt our potential and our possibilities.     

James E. Faust

Meetings don't have to be endless to be eternal.     

James E. Faust

Obedience leads to true freedom. The more we obey revealed truth, the more we become liberated.     

James E. Faust

If you take each challenge one step at a time, with faith in every footstep, your strength and understanding will increase.     

James E. Faust

Our natural gifts and abilities are limited, but when augmented by inspiration and guidance of the Holy Ghost, our potential increases many fold.     

James E. Faust

We learn about tithing by paying it.     

James E. Faust

The holy scriptures as well as the local and General Authorities of the Church provide a safety net of counsel and guidance for the people of the Church.     

James E. Faust

Keeping the Sabbath day holy is much more than just physical rest. It involves spiritual renewal and worship.     

James E. Faust

The holy scriptures as well as the local and General Authorities of the Church provide a safety net of counsel and guidance for the people of the Church.     

James E. Faust

Obedience brings peace in decision making. If we have firmly made up our minds to follow the commandments, we will not have to redecide which path to take when temptation comes our way.     

James E. Faust

Some of our important choices have a time line. If we delay a decision, the opportunity is gone forever. Sometimes our doubts keep us from making a choice that involves change. Thus an opportunity may be missed.     

James E. Faust

We acquire a testimony of the principles of the gospel by obediently trying to live them.     

James E. Faust

Searching for our kindred dead isn't just a hobby. It is a fundamental responsibility for all members of the Church. We believe that life continues after death and that all will be resurrected.     

James E. Faust

Keeping the Sabbath day holy is much more than just physical rest. It involves spiritual renewal and worship.     

James E. Faust

There are times when each of us has to have some gumption to take a stand as to what we wish to preserve or change in order to maintain our self-respect and not be as 'a reed shaken with the wind' (Matt. 11:7) . . . . We lose much credibility and strength, and we risk being weighed on an uneven balance, when, Don Quixote-like, we go around 'tilting windmills.'     

James E. Faust

The overwhelming message of the Atonement is the perfect love the Savior has for each and all of us. It is a love which is full of mercy, patience, grace, equity, long-suffering, and, above all, forgiving.     

James E. Faust