William Barclay in Wikipedia
Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into glory.
There are two great days in a person's life -- the day we are born and the day we discover why.
When we love anyone with our whole hearts, life begins when we are with that person; it is only in their company that we are really and truly alive.
The tragedy of life and of the world is not that men do not know God; the tragedy is that, knowing Him, they still insist on going their own way.
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. . . .
Let us honor if we can the vertical man, though we value none but the horizontal one
W. H. Auden
(February 21, 1907 - September 29, 1973)
We have been deliberately surreptitious in our approach, deciding to prove our technology in South Africa and take it from there. Our dream is to put South Africa on the map, but we want to be patient and focused. We were also very concerned about growing too fast.
Loving all of it even while he had to hate some of it because he knows now that you don't love because: you love despite; not for the virtues, but despite the faults.