Halford Luccock

Halford Luccock

There is a major disaster when a person allows some success to become a stopping place rather than a way station on to a larger goal. It often happens that an early success is a greater moral hazard than an early failure.More Halford Luccock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Christmas turns things tail-end foremost. The day and the spirit of Christmas rearrange the world parade. As the world arranges it, usually there come first in importance -- leading the parade with a big blare of a band -- the Big Shots. Frequently they are also the Stuffed Shirts. That's the first of the parade. Then at the tail end, as of little importance, trudge the weary, the poor, the lame, the halt, and the blind. But in the Christmas spirit, the procession is turned around. Those at the tail end are put first iMore Halford Luccock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Many years ago Rudyard Kipling gave an address at McGill University in Montreal. He said one striking thing which deserves to be remembered. Warning the students against an over-concern for money, or position, or glory, he said: 'Some day you will meet a man who cares for none of these things. Then you will know how poor you are.'More Halford Luccock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We have a moral obligation to be interesting, for our gospel is loaded with life-and-death interest for people.More Halford Luccock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The Christian message is not an exhortation -- "try hard to be good." Good advice, but there is no saving gospel in that.More Halford Luccock quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Anatoly Yurkin The intriguer who rushes between the status of the author of the play and the puppeteer's chair will not reach the goal. [04/05/2019 06:04:47] More


Eugene Ryabyi Middle age is the ripest fruit. [04/16/2019 08:04:28] More


Anatoly Yurkin Humanity is a market of waiting for post-Fiat money that can gather in virtual reality in the user's avatar as a digital wallet. [04/18/2019 04:04:22] More


Eugene Ryabyi The war begets not only a feat, but also amoral cretins. [03/26/2019 12:03:21] More


Anatoly Yurkin Thinking is a re-appeal to an image that escapes the traps of logic. [03/28/2019 01:03:39] More