quotes tagged with 'awe'
Author: Elder Jeffrey R. Holland Of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, Source: http://tinyurl.com/5fhz9w
To the thoughtful woman and man, it is “a matter of surpassing wonder” that the voluntary and merciful sacrifice of a single being could satisfy the infinite and eternal demands of justice, atone for every human transgression and misdeed, and thereby sweep all humankind into the encompassing arms of His merciful embrace. But so it is.
Author: Albert Einstein, Source: unknown
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed.
Man cannot control the heavens; he cannot control the earth, nor the elements; he can fertilize and prepare the ground for the reception of seed; he can plant, water, till, and reap, . . . but, until his mind is opened by the Spirit of God, he cannot see that it is by a superior power that corn, wheat, and every kind of vegetation spring into life, and ripen for the sustenance of man and beastAuthor: Brigham Young, Source: Journal of Discourses 3:119
Since we are receiving a Kingdom that is unshakable, let us be thankful and please God by worshiping him with holy fear and awe. For our God is a devouring fire.Author: Hebrews 12:28-29 (NLT), Source: http://www.newlivingtranslation.com/05discoverthenlt/ssresults...