Tryon Edwards Quotes

Right actions in the future are the best apologies for bad actions in the past. Tryon Edwards

Where duty is plain, delay is both foolish and hazardous; where it is not, delay may be both wisdom and safety. Tryon Edwards

People never improve unless they look to some standard or example higher or better than themselves. Tryon Edwards

Sinful and forbidden pleasures are like poisoned bread; they may satisfy appetite for the moment, but there is death in them at the end. Tryon Edwards

Hell is truth seen too late – duty neglected in its season. Tryon Edwards

Anxiety is the rust of life, destroying its brightness and weakening its power. A childlike and abiding trust in Providence is its best preventive and remedy. Tryon Edwards

Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another – too often ending in the loss of both. Tryon Edwards