Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Fav Quotes from Things As They Really Are by Neal A Maxwell

+ At bottom, the search for the vindication of an incorrect view of reality is often the quest for affirmation of our worth or the hunger for preeminence.

+ [Speaking of Christ's Gospel] Our childish rebelling against those simple requirements will not change them.

+ The jokes of drinkers about drunkeness are but an attempt to mock that which mocks them.

+ Those who boast and chortle about their sexual conquests are boasting of that which has actually conquered them.

+ [Speaking of choosing true joy] It is a choice that must be made not once, but it must also be reaffirmed everyday and even every moment.

And this was just from the introduction!