quote by Charles Stanley

God is responsible for the consequences of our obedience, WE are responsible for the consequences of our disobedience

— Charles Stanley

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When God calls you to something, He is not always calling you to succeed, He’s calling you to obey! The success of the calling is up to Him;the obedience is up to you.

Obedient quote Governments don't want a population capable of critical thinkng. They want obedi
Governments don't want a population capable of critical thinkng. They want obedient workers, people just smart enough to run the machines and just dumb enough to passively accept their situation.
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Great moves of God are usually preceded by simple acts of obedience.

Obedient quote Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.
Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.

What God says is best, is best, though all the men in the world are against it.

Revival is a renewed conviction of sin and repentance, followed by an intense desire to live in obedience to God. It is giving up one's will to God in deep humility.


Whenever legislators endeavor to take away and destroy the property of the people, or to reduce them to slavery under arbitrary power, they put themselves into a state of war with the people, who are thereupon absolved from any further obedience.

Obedient quote Defiance, not obedience, is the American's answer to overbearing authority.
Defiance, not obedience, is the American's answer to overbearing authority.

Intimate knowledge of God is possible if we habitually search His Holy Scriptures & translate what we find into obedience.

Jails and prisons are designed to break human beings, to convert the population into specimens in a zoo - obedient to our keepers, but dangerous to each other.

Obedience to God's will is the secret of spiritual knowledge and insight.

It is not willingness to know, but willingness to DO (obey) God's will that brings certainty.

The virtue of obedience makes the will supple.

.. It inspires the courage with which to fulfill the most difficult tasks.


I proceed, gentlemen, to call your attention to the present state of insane persons confined within the commonwealth; in cages, closets, cellars, stalls, pens; chained, naked, beaten with rods, and lashed into obedience.

Radical obedience to Christ is not easy.

.. It's not comfort, not health, not wealth, and not prosperity in this world. Radical obedience to Christ risks losing all these things. But in the end, such risk finds its reward in Christ. And he is more than enough for us.

The first step of humility is unhesitating obedience which comes naturally to those who cherish Christ above all.

Listen carefully, my child, to your master's precepts, and incline the ear of your heart. Receive willingly and carry out effectively your loving father's advice, that by the labor of obedience you may return to Him from whom you had departed by the sloth of disobedience.

It is not so much the kind of person a man is as the kind of situation in which he finds himself that determines how he will act.


If Christians around the world were to suddenly renounce their personal agendas, their life goals and their aspirations, and begin responding in radical obedience to everything God showed them. the world would be turned upside down. How do we know? Because that's what first century Christians did, and the world is still talking about it.

From my childhood, obedience was something I could not get out of my system.

When I entered the armed service at the age of twenty-seven, I found being obedient not a bit more difficult than it had been during my life to that point. It was unthinkable that I would not follow orders.

Mafia is a process,not a thing. Mafia is a form of clan - cooperation to which it's individual members pledge lifelong loyalty....Friendship, connections, family ties, trust, loyalty, obedience - this was the glue that held us together.

When we demonstrate our faith in God by our obedience, He not only promises to provide for us, He will provide.

But remember, this power of the people on top depends on the obedience of the people below. When people stop obeying, they have no power.


It may be that we are puppets-puppets controlled by the strings of society.

But at least we are puppets with perception, with awareness. And perhaps our awareness is the first step to our liberation. (1974)

A substantial proportion of people do what they are told to do, irrespective of the content of the act, and without pangs of conscience, so long as they perceive that the command comes from a legitimate authority.

There is no justification without sanctification, no forgiveness without renewal of life, no real faith from which the fruits of new obedience do not grow.

O God, when my faith gets overladen with dust, blow it clean with the wind of your Spirit. When my habits of obedience get stiff and rusty, anoint them with the oil of your Spirit. Restore the enthusiasm of my first love for you.

O Allah, You know that the only thing I want in this life Is to be obedient to Your command. Even the living sight of my eyes Is service at your court


Rebellion against tyrants is obedience to God.

If patriotism were defined, not as blind obedience to government, not as submissive worship to flags and anthems, but rather as love of one's country, one's fellow citizens (all over the world), as loyalty to the principles of justice and democracy, then patriotism would require us to disobey our government, when it violated those principles.

Grades don't measure anything other than your relevant obedience to a manager.

Greatness is a lot of small things done well.

Day after day, workout after workout, obedience after obedience, day after day.

Love withers under constraints: its very essence is liberty: it is compatible neither with obedience, jealousy, nor fear.


Go on bravely. Do not expect success in a day or a year. Always hold on to the highest. Be steady. Avoid jealousy and selfishness. Be obedient and eternally faithful to the cause of truth, humanity, and your country, and you will move the world.

The victims of injustice in our world do not need our spasms of passion;

they need our long obedience in the same direction - our legs and lungs of endurance; And we need sturdy stores of joy.

Ibn Ata' Allah said: "God may open up for you the gates of obedience, but without opening up for you the gates of acceptance. On the other hand, He may Allow you to fall into disobedience which happens to lead you to the right path. DISOBEDIENCE that teaches you HUMILITY is better than PIETY that fills you with VANITY and ARROGANCE.

Just as Jesus learned obedience by the things He suffered, we learn obedience by the difficult circumstances we face. When we obey the Word of God that is spoken by the Holy Spirit, we will grow and mature in the times of conflict and suffering. Our knowledge of Scripture is not the key. Obedience is.

People in obedience to the Lord do not worry, do not fret, do not need to know all of the outcomes before they are willing to commit themselves.