quote by Smith Wigglesworth

There are four principles we need to maintain: First, read the Word of God. Second, consume the Word of God until it consumes you. Third believe the Word of God. Fourth, act on the Word.

— Smith Wigglesworth

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Thirds quote First think, second believe, third dream and finally dare.
First think, second believe, third dream and finally dare.

I was in darkness, but I took three steps and found myself in paradise.

The first step was a good thought, the second, a good word; and the third, a good deed.

By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.

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All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.

Aim for the high mark and you will hit it.

No, not the first time, not the second time and maybe not the third. But keep on aiming and keep on shooting for only practice will make you perfect. Finally you'll hit the bull's-eye of success.

You Americans, you treat the Third World in the way an Iraqi peasant treats his new bride. Three days of honeymoon, and then it's off to the fields.


Never arbitrate. Arbitration allows a third party to determine your destiny. It is a resort of the weak.

The first end I propose in our daily work is to do the will of God;

secondly, to do it in the manner he wills it; and thirdly to do it because it is his will.

The first step in the acquisition of wisdom is silence, the second listening, the third memory, the fourth practice, the fifth teaching others.

There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the women.

When you have two alternatives, the first thing you have to do is to look for the third that you didn't think about, that doesn't exist.


All truth passes through three stages.

First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.

There are only three types of people;

those who have found God and serve him; those who have not found God and seek him, and those who live not seeking, or finding him. The first are rational and happy; the second unhappy and rational, and the third foolish and unhappy.

Among the natural rights of the colonists are these: First a right to life, secondly to liberty, and thirdly to property; together with the right to defend them in the best manner they can.

Whatever pressure I feel all comes from me, from within.

I always was that person who was hard on myself and challenged myself no matter what I was doing, whether it was passing third grade or playing basketball.

Psychedelics are illegal not because a loving government is concerned that you may jump out of a third story window. Psychedelics are illegal because they dissolve opinion structures and culturally laid down models of behaviour and information processing. They open you up to the possibility that everything you know is wrong.


We need to remember what's important in life: friends, waffles, work.

Or waffles, friends, work, it doesn't matter. But work is third.

Pay attention America. Third party might not win it this year, but we could be seeing the shift away from a two party system unfolding.

Waiting for God is not laziness. Waiting for God is not the abandonment of effort. Waiting for God means, first, activity under command; second, readiness for any new command that may come; third, the ability to do nothing until the command is given.

The first time you marry for love, the second for money, and the third for companionship.

We look forward to a world founded upon four essential human freedoms.

The first is freedom of speech and expression. The second is freedom of every person to worship God in his own way. The third is freedom from want. The fourth is freedom from fear.


There are six stages to knowledge: Firstly: Asking questions in a good manner.

Secondly: Remaining quiet and listening attentively. Thirdly: Understanding well. Fourthly: Memorising. Fifthly: Teaching. Sixthly- and it is its fruit: Acting upon the knowledge and keeping to its limits.

If we were to select the most intelligent, imaginative, energetic, and emotionally stable third of mankind, all races would be present.

Two-thirds of the Earth's surface is covered with water.

The other third is covered with auditors from headquarters.

Men are of three different capacities: one understands intuitively;

another understands so far as it is explained; and a third understands neither of himself nor by explanation. The first is excellent, the second, commendable, and the third, altogether useless.

What we should grasp, however, from the lessons of European history is that, first, there is nothing necessarily benevolent about programmes of European integration; second, the desire to achieve grand utopian plans often poses a grave threat to freedom; and third, European unity has been tried before, and the outcome was far from happy.


In a spiral galaxy, the ratio of dark-to-light matter is about a factor of ten.

That's probably a good number for the ratio of our ignorance-to-knowledge. We're out of kindergarten, but only in about third grade.

I will tell you one thing that will make you rich for life.

There are two struggles: an Inner-world struggle and an Outer-world struggle...you must make an intentional contact between these two worlds; then you can crystallize data for the Third World, the World of the Soul.

People have a right to violence, to rebel, to fight back.

And given what the United States Government and Western powers have done to the third world, I feel that these countries should fight back.

Of the five most important things in life, health is first, education or knowledge is second, and wealth is third. I forget the other two.

Sixth sense, six pack, six degrees of separation / My evil third eye blinks with no hesitation


Depopulation should be the highest priority of foreign policy towards the third world, because the US economy will require large and increasing amounts of minerals from abroad, especially from less developed countries

I've been around for almost 10 years in the game but somehow I still look like I'm like on my second or third album or something. So it's good cause it doesn't blow up my age.

Knowledge has three degrees--opinion, science, illumination.

The means or instrument of the first is sense; of the second, dialectic; of the third, intuition.

There are three ways to ultimate success: The first way is to be kind.

The second way is to be kind. The third way is to be kind.

The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority.

The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking.

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