60+ Corrie Ten Boom Quotes For Inspiration And Power

Corrie Ten Boom was born on 15 April 1892 and was a Dutch watchmaker. Her father was a writer and later she also becomes a writer and started doing work with her father. Her other family members helped many people during world war 2 by giving them space in their house. Her most famous book is a biography about her in which she has written about her and her family on how they put their effort during world war and how she found hope during the time when she was imprisoned for hiding Jews in her house. The book was named as The Hiding Place as she and her family members helped people to hide in their house by creating a hiding place in the secret room.
She never lost hope when she was imprisoned and gave some inspirational sayings on hope and faith from which many people got inspired. After getting released from prison she came back home and helped may war survivors whether seeing that they are from which community or country, this shows bravery that after getting imprisoned for helping other people she still helped many people without any fear. During that period she became a speaker and traveled more than 60 countries and wrote so many books.
We have brought some Corrie Ten Boom Quotes for inspiration and power which will uplift you in your bad times and will make you realize that is keeping hope is the best thing in the world and you go through anything just by keeping hope.

Corrie Ten Boom Quotes

“You can never learn that Christ is all you need, until Christ is all you have.”

"You can never learn that Christ is all you need, until Christ is all you have."

“And our wise Father in heaven knows when we’re going to need things too. Don’t run out ahead of him.”

“And our wise Father in heaven knows when we're going to need things too. Don't run out ahead of him.”

“Love is larger than the walls which shut it in.”

"Love is larger than the walls which shut it in."

“If the devil cannot make us bad, he will make us busy.”

“If the devil cannot make us bad, he will make us busy.”

“You will find it is necessary to let things go, simply for the reason that they are too heavy.”

“You will find it is necessary to let things go, simply for the reason that they are too heavy.”

“Some knowledge is too heavy…you cannot bear it…your Father will carry it until you are able.”

“Some knowledge is too heavy...you cannot bear it...your Father will carry it until you are able.”

“Don’t bother to give God instructions, just report for duty.”

“Don’t bother to give God instructions, just report for duty.”

“You can never learn that Christ is all you need, until Christ is all you have.”

“You can never learn that Christ is all you need, until Christ is all you have.”

“God takes our sins – the past, present, and future, and dumps them in the sea and puts up a sign that says NO FISHING ALLOWED.”

“God takes our sins – the past, present, and future, and dumps them in the sea and puts up a sign that says NO FISHING ALLOWED.”

“Hold everything in your hands lightly, otherwise it hurts when God pries your fingers open.”

“Hold everything in your hands lightly, otherwise it hurts when God pries your fingers open.”

“Forgiveness is an act of the will, and the will can function regardless of the temperature of the heart.”

“Forgiveness is an act of the will, and the will can function regardless of the temperature of the heart.”

“Happiness isn’t something that depends on our surroundings…it’s something we make inside ourselves.”

“Happiness isn’t something that depends on our surroundings…it’s something we make inside ourselves.”

“Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?”

“Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?”

“In darkness God’s truth shines most clear.”

“In darkness God’s truth shines most clear.”

“What wings are to a bird and sails to a ship, so is prayer to the soul.”

“What wings are to a bird and sails to a ship, so is prayer to the soul.”

“With Jesus, even in our darkest moments the best remains and the very best is yet to be…”

“With Jesus, even in our darkest moments the best remains and the very best is yet to be…”

“If you look at the world, you’ll be distressed. If you look within, you’ll be depressed. But if you look at Christ, you’ll be at rest.”

“If you look at the world, you’ll be distressed. If you look within, you’ll be depressed. But if you look at Christ, you’ll be at rest.”

“When a train goes through a tunnel and it gets dark, you don’t throw away the ticket and jump off. You sit still and trust the engineer.”

 

“Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.”

 

“Do you know what hurts so very much? It’s love. Love is the strongest force in the world, and when it is blocked that means pain. There are two things we can do when this happens. We can kill that love so that it stops hurting. But then of course part of us dies, too. Or we can ask God to open up another route for that love to travel.”

 

“Today I know that such memories are the key not to the past, but to the future. I know that the experiences of our lives, when we let God use them, become the mysterious and perfect preparation for the work he will give us to do.”

 

“Even as the angry vengeful thoughts boiled through me, I saw the sin of them. Jesus Christ had died for this man; was I going to ask for more? Lord Jesus, I prayed, forgive me and help me to forgive him….Jesus, I cannot forgive him. Give me your forgiveness….And so I discovered that it is not on our forgiveness any more than on our goodness that the world’s healing hinges, but on his. When he tells us to love our enemies, he gives along with the command, the love itself.”

 

“Any concern too small to be turned into a prayer is too small to be made into a burden.”

 

“The measure of a life, after all, is not its duration, but its donation.”

 

“Memories are the key not to the past, but to the future. I know that the experiences of our lives, when we let God use them, become the mysterious and perfect preparation for the work He will give us to do.”

 

“There is no pit so deep that God’s love is not deeper still.”

 

“Happiness isn’t something that depends on our surroundings; it’s something we make inside ourselves.”

 

“Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?”

 

“Worry is like a rocking chair: it keeps you moving but doesn’t get you anywhere.”    

 

“Discernment is God’s call to intercession, never to faultfinding.”    

 

“The wonderful thing about praying is that you leave a world of not being able to do something, and enter God’s realm where everything is possible. He specializes in the impossible. Nothing is too great for His almighty power. Nothing is too small for His love.”    

 

“There is no panic in Heaven! God has no problems, only plans.”    

 

“Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength.”    

 

“If you look at the world, you’ll be distressed. If you look within, you’ll be depressed. If you look at God you’ll be at rest.” 

 

“Don’t pray when you feel like it. Have an appointment with the Lord and keep it. A man is powerful on his knees”   

 

“When a train goes through a tunnel and it gets dark, you don’t throw away the ticket and jump off. You sit still and trust the engineer.”    

 

“There is no pit so deep that God’s love is not deeper still.”    

 

“Happiness isn’t something that depends on our surroundings; it’s something we make inside ourselves.”    

 

“Faith is like radar that sees through the fog—to the reality of things at a distance that the human eye cannot see.”    

 

“If the devil cannot make us bad, he will make us busy.”    

 

“You see, a potter can only mold the clay when it lies completely in his hand. It requires complete surrender.”

 

“If God sends us on stony paths, he provides strong shoes.”

 

“Worry is like a rocking chair: it keeps you moving but doesn’t get you anywhere.”

 

“Faith sees the invisible, believes the unbelievable, and receives the impossible.”

 

“Trying to do the Lord’s work in your own strength is the most confusing, exhausting, and tedious of all work. But when you are filled with the Holy Spirit, then the ministry of Jesus just flows out of you.”

 

“There is no panic in Heaven! God has no problems, only plans.”

 

“When I try, I fail. When I trust, he succeeds.”

 

“God never measures the mind… He always put His tape measure in the HEART.”

 

“Let God’s promises shine on your problems.”

 

“Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength.”

 

“Worry is a cycle of inefficient thoughts whirling around a center of fear.”

 

“Now, I know in my experience that Jesus’ light is stronger than the biggest darkness.

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