Christianity is more than history. It is also a system of truths. Every event which its history records, either is a truth, or suggests or expresses a truth, which man needs assent to or to put into practice.
No man can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure. If I do not find in a book something which I am looking for, or am ready to receive, then the book is no book for me however much it may be for another man.
Topics: Reading, Books
Wondering Whom to Read Next?
- Noah Webster American Lexicographer
- Leo Rosten Russian-born American Humorist
- Alfred Whitney Griswold American Historian
- Leonard Bacon American Preacher, Writer
- Lyman Beecher American Presbyterian Clergyman
- Albert Einstein German-born Theoretical Physicist
- Erich Fromm German Social Philosopher
- Ayn Rand Russian-born American Novelist
- Ralph Waldo Emerson American Philosopher
- Elbert Hubbard American Writer