William Barclay Sayings and Quotes

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

For the Christian, heaven is where Jesus is. We do not need to speculate on what heaven will be like. It is enough to know that we will be forever with Him. William Barclay
There are two great days in a person's life - the day we are born and the day we discover why. William Barclay
Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into glory. William Barclay
There are two great days in a person's life - the day we are born and the day we discover why. William Barclay
Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into glory. William Barclay
Faith in God is the instrument which enables men and women to remove the hills of difficulty which block their path. William Barclay
To treat a man with kindness rather than vengeance is the way to move him. Vengeance may break his spirit; but kindness will break his heart. William Barclay
Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into glory. William Barclay
Self-defense is a part of the law of nature; nor can it be denied the community, even against the king himself. William Barclay
The danger of prosperity is that it encourages a false independence. William Barclay
There are two great days in a person's life - the day we are born and the day we discover why. William Barclay
There are two great days in a person's life - the day we are born and the day we discover why. William Barclay
There are two great days in a person's life - the day we are born and the day we discover why. William Barclay
One of the highest of human duties is the duty of encouragement...It is easy to laugh at men's ideals; it is easy to pour cold water on their enthusiasm; it is easy to discourage others. The world is full of discouragers. We have a Christian duty to encourage one another. Many a time a word of praise or thanks or appreciation or cheer has kept a man on his feet. Blessed is the man who speaks such a word. William Barclay
Love always involves responsibility, and love always involves sacrifice. And we do not really love Christ unless we are prepared to face His task and to take up His Cross. William Barclay
There is never any easy way to greatness; greatness is always the product of toil. William Barclay
In Jesus, there is the quiet, strong serenity of one who seeks to conquer by love, and not by strife of words. William Barclay
There comes a time when we have to believe where we cannot prove, and to accept where we cannot understand. If, even in the darkest hour, we believe that somehow there is a purpose in life, and that somehow that purpose is love, then even the unbearable becomes bearable, and even in the darkness there is still a glimmer of light. William Barclay