Jim Elliot Quotes:
I many no longer depend on pleasant impulses to bring me before the Lord. I must rather response to principles I know to be right, whether I feel them to be enjoyable or not.Jim Elliot
He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.Jim Elliot
God always gives His best to those who leave the choice with him.
Most laws condemn the soul and pronounce sentence. The result of the law of my God is perfect. It condemns but forgives. It restores – more than abundantly – what it takes away.Jim Elliot
Feast of Stephen, Deacon, First Martyr, the man who will not act until he knows all will never act at all.Jim Elliot
Wherever you are – be all there.
The sound of ‘gentle stillness’ after all the thunder and wind have passed will the ultimate Word from God.Jim Elliot
It is true that a fellow cannot ignore women – but he can think of them as he ought – as sisters, not as sparring partners.Jim Elliot
Grieve not, then, if your sons seem to desert you, but rejoice, rather, seeing the will of God done gladly.Jim Elliot
Ninety-five percent of our wool is going to China.Jim Elliot
Lord, make my way prosperous, not that I achieve high station, but that my life may be an exhibit to the value of knowing God.Jim Elliot
Domesticated males aren’t much use for adventure.Jim Elliot
Begin each day with private reading of the Word and prayer.Jim Elliot