Author: Thomas Watson

Loving of sin is worse than committing it. [TDOR]

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A gracious soul labours to make the worst of his sins, but hypocrites make the best of them. They do not deny they are sinners, but the do what they can to lessen their sins. [TDOR]

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A man without knowledge is as a workman without his hands, as a painter without his eyes, as a traveller without his legs, or as a ship without sails, or a bird without wings, or like a body without a soul. [PRASD]

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Sin is a debt. Of all the debts we owe, our sins are the worst… Death frees a man from other debts but it will not free him from this. It is not the debt of the debtor but of the creditor that discharges this debt. [TDOR]

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Sorrow for sin must exceed sorrow at the grave; and with good reason, for in the burial of the dead it is only a friend who departs, but in sin God departs. [TDOR]

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Godly sorrow is sorrow for the offence rather than for the punishment. [TDOR]

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True leaving of sin is when the acts of sin cease from the infusion of a principle of grace, as the air ceases to be dark from the infusion of light. -TDOR]

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In Adam we all suffered shipwreck, and repentance is the only plank left us after shipwreck to swim to heaven. [TDOR]

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