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There is only one thing greater than happiness in the world and that is holiness.

                – Henry Drummond, The Greatest Thing in the World (NY: James Pott & Co., 1890), 23.

 

Love waives even self-satisfaction.

                – Henry Drummond, The Greatest Thing in the World (NY: James Pott & Co., 1890), 26.

 

Nothing is a hardship to love.

                – Henry Drummond, The Greatest Thing in the World (NY: James Pott & Co., 1890), 29.

 

…The people who influence you are the people who believe in you.

                – Henry Drummond, The Greatest Thing in the World (NY: James Pott & Co., 1890), 37.

 

No man can become a saint in his sleep.

                – Henry Drummond, The Greatest Thing in the World (NY: James Pott & Co., 1890), 60.

 

Henry Drummond died this date (3/11/1897) at Tunbridge Wells, England.  Drummond was born in Stirling, Scotland 8/17/1851. 

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