RAY: I was wondering what famous sayings have been made about what really matters in this life, so I checked a website called “Brainy Quote”. There were too many sayings to list them all but a few of the quotes were quite interesting. Here are a few quotes that I thought I’d pass along.
“Anyone who doesn’t take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either. …In matters of truth and justice, there is no difference between large and small problems, for issues concerning the treatment of people are all the same. …Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters.” – Albert Einstein
“In matters of conscience, the law of the majority has no place.” – Mahatma Gandhi
“It is not living that matters, but living rightly.” – Socrates
“It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.” – Voltaire
“To confine our attention to terrestrial matters would be to limit the human spirit.” – Stephen Hawking
“Those who want the Government to regulate matters of the mind and spirit are like men who are so afraid of being murdered that they commit suicide to avoid assassination.” – Harry S. Truman
“It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.” – Epictetus
“It is not truth that matters, but victory” and: “Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it” – Adolf Hitler
The Bible in teaches that our eternal destiny is what really matters.
“What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world but looses his soul?” – Jesus
“God our saviour desires that all men might be saved and come to a knowledge of truth”. – Apostle Paul
The following video challenges our generation to Focus on what matters.