Best Quotes by Matthew Henry (Top 10)

  1. Extraordinary afflictions are not always the punishment of extraordinary sins, but sometimes the trial of extraordinary graces.
  2. Eve was not taken out of Adam's head to top him, neither out of his feet to be trampled on by him, but out of his side to be equal with him, under his arm to be protected by him, and near his heart to be loved by him.
  3. Cast not away your confidence because God defers his performances. That which does not come in your time, will be hastened in his time, which is always the more convenient season. God will work when he pleases, how he pleases, and by what means he pleases. He is not bound to keep our time, but he will perform his work, honor our faith, and reward them that diligently seek him.
  4. Be careful if you make a women cry, because God counts her tears. The woman came out of a man's ribs. Not from his feet to be walked on, not from his head to be superior, but from his side to be equal, under the arm to be protected, and next to the heart to be loved.
  5. No man will say, "There is no God" 'till he is so hardened in sin that it has become his interest that there should be none to call him to account.
  6. The way to preserve the peace of the church is to preserve its purity.
  7. He rolls it under his tongue as a sweet morsel.
  8. It is good for us to keep some account of our prayers, that we may not unsay them in our practice.
  9. Those who complain most are most to be complained of.
  10. He whose head is in heaven need not fear to put his feet into the grave.

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