It is impossible to look into the Bible with the most ordinary attention without feeling that we have got into a moral atmosphere quite different from that which we breathe in the world, and in the world's literature.
P. 32. (Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895))
Every human tribunal ought to take care to administer justice, as we look hereafter to have justice administered to ourselves.Thomas Erskine
To depend partly upon Christ's righteousness and partly upon our own, is to set one foot upon a. rock and another in the quicksands. Christ will either be to us all in all in point of righteousness, or else nothing at all.Thomas Erskine
The movement of the soul along the path of duty, under the influence of holy love to God, constitutes what we call good works.Thomas Erskine