Matthew Henry Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Matthew Henry quotes, Matthew Henry sayings, and Matthew Henry proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

He whose head is in heaven need not fear to put his feet into the grave. Matthew Henry
Hypocrites do the devil's drudgery in Christ's livery. Matthew Henry
Those that go gold into the furnace will come out no worse. Matthew Henry
None so deaf as those that will not hear. None so blind as those that will not see. Matthew Henry
Extraordinary afflictions are not always the punishment of extraordinary sins, but sometimes the trial of extraordinary graces. Matthew Henry
Not lost, but gone before. Matthew Henry
Every tear of sorrow sown by the righteous, springs up a pearl. Matthew Henry
Every tear of sorrow sown by the righteous springs up a pearl. Matthew Henry
Everlasting life is a jewel of too great a value to be purchased by the wealth of this world. Matthew Henry
The kingdom of heaven was never intended to indulge the ease of triflers, but to the rest of them that labor. Matthew Henry
The meek are those who quietly submit themselves to God, to His Word and to His rod, who follow His directions, and comply with His designs, and are gentle toward all men. Matthew Henry
The anger of a meek man is like fire struck out of steel, hard to be got out, and when got out, soon gone. The meek enjoy almost a perpetual Sabbath. Matthew Henry
Meekness is calm confidence, settled assurance, and rest of the soul. It is the tranquil stillness of a soul that is at rest in Christ. It is the place of peace. Meekness springs from a heart of humility, radiating the fragrance of Christ. Matthew Henry
Prayer is the midwife of mercy, that helps to bring it forth. Matthew Henry
It is not talking but walking that will bring us to heaven. Matthew Henry
The Scriptures were written, not to make us astronomers, but to make us saints. Matthew Henry
The Scriptures were written, not to make us astronomers, but to make us saints. Matthew Henry
Here is bread, which strengthens man's heart, and therefore is called the staff of Life. Matthew Henry
Holy joy will be oil to the wheels of our obedience. Matthew Henry
Christ is our temple, in whom by faith all believers meet. Matthew Henry
Eve was not taken out of Adam's head to top him, neither out of his feet to be trampled on by him, but out of his side to be equal with him, under his arm to be protected by him, and near his heart to be loved by him. Matthew Henry
Judas had given them the slip. Matthew Henry
Drove them at length to the most barbarous and inhuman methods of suppressing them, by the murder of their children Matthew Henry
Christ died He left a will in which He gave His soul to His Father, His body to Joseph of Arimathea, His clothes to the soldiers and His mother to John. But to His disciples, who had left all to follow Him, He left not silver or gold, but something far better – His PEACE! Matthew Henry
Many good people have had their first ways which were their best ways; and their first love, which was their strongest love. Matthew Henry
Many good people have had their first ways which were their best ways; and their first love, which was their strongest love. Matthew Henry
Nothing is more foolish than a security built upon the world and its promises, for they are all vanity and a lie. Matthew Henry
When God pleads his people's cause he can deal with giants as with grasshoppers. Matthew Henry
Peace is such a precious jewel that I would give anything for it but the truth. Matthew Henry
The anger of a meek man is like fire struck out of steel, hard to be got out, and when got out, soon gone. Matthew Henry