quote by Elizabeth Ann Seton

The accidents of life separate us from our dearest friends, but let us not despair. God is like a looking glass in which souls see each other. The more we are united to Him by love, the nearer we are to those who belong to Him.

— Elizabeth Ann Seton

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Nearer quote When you help another up a mountain, you are a little nearer to the top yourself

When you help another up a mountain, you are a little nearer to the top yourself.

The more I study nature, the more I stand amazed at the work of the Creator.

Science brings men nearer to God.

Difficulties increase the nearer we get to the goal.

In my view, all that is necessary for faith is the belief that by doing our best we shall come nearer to success and that success in our aims (the improvement of the lot of mankind, present and future) is worth attaining...I maintain that faith in this world is perfectly possible without faith in another world.

Know what you want to do, hold the thought firmly, and do every day what should be done, and every sunset will see you that much nearer to your goal.

I may be wrong and you may be right, and by an effort, we may get nearer to the truth

There is probably a smell of roasted chestnuts and other good comfortable things all the time, for we are telling Winter Stories - Ghost Stories, or more shame for us - round the Christmas fire; and we have never stirred, except to draw a little nearer to it.

No man who drank or smoked could ever come nearer to me than the telephone.

I'd say, I won't let you - you nicotine-soaked, beer-besmeared, whiskey-greased, red-eyed devil - talk to me face to face.

The spirit of Christ is the spirit of missions.

The nearer we get to Him, the more intensely missionary we become.

We are never nearer Christ than when we find ourselves lost in a holy amazement at His unspeakable love.

A believer longs after God, to come into his presence, to feel his love, to feel near to him in secret, to feel in the crowd that he is nearer than all the creatures. Ah! dear brethren, have you ever tasted this blessedness? There is greater rest and solace to be found in the presence of God for one hour than in an eternity of the presence of man.

He is your friend who pushes you nearer to God.

That which takes us nearer to the Almighty (Sat) is truth.

Truth needs no external support to sustain or promote itself.

We shall draw nearer to God, not by trying to avoid the sufferings inherent in all loves, but by accepting them and offering them to Him; throwing away all defensive armour. If our hearts need to be broken, and if He chooses this as the way in which they should break, so be it.

Cellular pathology is not an end if one cannot see any alteration in the cell.

Chemistry brings the clarification of living processes nearer than does anatomy. Each anatomical change must have been preceded by a chemical one.

I told the brethren that the Book of Mormon was the most correct of any book on earth, and the keystone of our religion, and a man would get nearer to God by abiding by its precepts, than by any other book.

It must be remembered that the sea is a great breeder of friendship.

Two men who have known each other for twenty years find that twenty days at sea bring them nearer than ever they were before, or else estrange them.

A cold, self-righteous prig who goes regularly to church may be far nearer to Hell than a prostitute.

There is a purpose in life--to raise men nearer to the likeness of God.

Whoever seeks that ideal, daily, finds joy; and in no other way can true joy be found.

Look underfoot. You are always nearer to the true sources of your power than you think. The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are. Don't despise your own place and hour. Every place is the center of the world.

I think gardening is nearer to godliness than theology.

True gardeners are both iconographers and theologians insofar as these activities are the fruit of prayer 'without ceasing.' Likewise, true gardeners never cease to garden, not even in their sleep, because gardening is not just something they do. It is how they live.

To need nothing is divine, and the less a man needs the nearer does he approach to divinity.

Science brings men nearer to God.

A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at hand.

Dancing is the last word in life. In dancing one draws nearer to oneself.

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Remembering the facts of death and Heaven gives us an even more pressing reason to learn to pray: We do not have an infinite amount of time. We are one day nearer Home today than we ever were before. I guarantee you that after you die you will not say 'I spent too much time praying; I wish I had watched more TV instead.'

Speak to Him, thou, for He hears, and Spirit with Spirit can meet- Closer is He than breathing, and nearer than hands and feet.

In any racing engine, the nearer you are to it disintegrating, the better it's performance will be

Orange is red brought nearer to humanity by yellow.

We get nearer to the Lord through music than perhaps through any other thing except prayer.

A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at hand.

Is not the mountain far more awe-inspiring and more clearly visible to one passing through the valley than to those who inhabit the mountain?

No friend have I. I must live by myself alone; but I know well that God is nearer to me than others in my art, so I will walk fearlessly with Him.

Aim at perfection in everything, though in most things it is unattainable.

However, they who aim at it, and persevere, will come much nearer to it than those whose laziness and despondency make them give it up as unattainable.

Conclusions from observations are unreliable, only the mind can come nearer to to the truth. Thus, in some ways, philosophy is more important than science.

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