60 Thomas S. Monson Quotes From The Influential Religious Leader

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“Remember who you are and what God expects you to become’’ - Thomas S. Monson.

Thomas S Monson was an American religious leader and also an author.

Thomas S Monson was born in Utah and served as the 16th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was considered as a revelator and a prophet by the adherents.

Thomas S Monson, apart from being a religious leader, was also an author. His books are a compilation of his speeches, quotes, or are based on LDS gospels. If you are someone who enjoys reading religious books then here are some quotes for you to follow. You can also go through worship quotes and [Thomas Aquinas quotes] after this.

Best Thomas S. Monson Quotes

There are many authors who make sure that we enjoy reading the books of the genres that we like. If religious books are of your liking then you might enjoy these set of the best quotes by T. S. Monson.

1. "Choose your love, Love your choice."

- Thomas S. Monson

2. "The principles of living greatly include the capacity to face trouble with courage, disappointment with cheerfulness, and trial with humility."

- Thomas S. Monson

3. "Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says, I will try again tomorrow."

- Thomas S. Monson

4. " The past is behind, learn from it. The future is ahead, prepare for it. The present is here, live it."

- Thomas S. Monson

5. "Never let a problem to be solved become more important than a person to be loved."

- Thomas S. Monson

6. "Choose your friends with caution; plan your future with purpose, and frame your life with faith."

- Thomas S. Monson

7. "One day each of us will run out of tomorrows. Let us not put off what is important."

- Thomas S. Monson

8. "Our task is to become our best selves."

- Thomas S. Monson

9. "First, fill your mind with truth; second, fill your life with service; and third, fill your heart with affection.” “Don't save something for a special occasion. Every day of your life is a special occasion.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

10. “Our most significant opportunities will be found in times of greatest difficulty.”

- Thomas S. Monson

Religious Quotes By T. S. Monson

Read these religious quotes from Thomas S. Monson that will urge you to read more religious books and restore your faith in the Lord.

Religious books can bring one closer to the faith.

11. "Whether it is the best of times or the worst , He is with us. He has promised that this will never change.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

12. "Because He came, there is a meaning to our moral existence.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

13. "God left the world unfinished for man to work his skill upon. He left the electricity in the cloud, the oil in the earth. He left the rivers unabridged and the cities unbuilt. God gives us the challenge of raw materials, not the ease of finished things. He leaves the pictures unpainted and the music unsung and the problems unsolved, that we might know the joys and glories of creation.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

14. "Do not pray for tasks equal to your abilities, but pray for abilities equal to your tasks.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

15. "Our Heavenly Father does answer prayers in His own way and in His own time.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

16. “Holders of the priesthood may not necessarily be eloquent in their speech. They may not hold advanced degrees in difficult fields of study. They may very well be men of humble means. But God is no respecter of persons, and He will sustain His servants in righteousness as they avoid the evils of our day and they live lives of virtue and purity.”

- Thomas S. Monson

17. "We truly need him every hour, whether they be hours of sunshine or of rain.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

18. "Love is the very essence of the gospel and Jesus Christ is our exemplar."

- Thomas S. Monson

19. “Affection—the Essence of the Gospel.” Unless we lose ourselves in service to others, there is little purpose to our own lives.”

- Thomas S. Monson

Famous Quotes By T. S. Monson

Thomas S. Monson - the man behind restoring faith in the Lord, many people's guiding light,  is popularly known for the way he writes. There are many quotes by him which we can relate to. Let's look at these famous quotes by T. S. Monson.

20. "If you want to give light to others, you have to glow yourselves."

- Thomas S. Monson

21. "Difficulties allow us to change for the better."

- Thomas S. Monson

22. “One day each of us will run out of tomorrows. Let us not put off what is important.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

23. "Whenever we are inclined to feel burdened down with the blows of life, let us remember that others have passed the same way, have endured, and then have overcome."

- Thomas S. Monson

24. "Let us relish life as we live it"

- Thomas S. Monson

25. "We must not let our passion destroy our dreams."

- Thomas S. Monson

26. "Help others in their race of life. Remember that when you help another up a mountain, you are a little nearer to the top yourself."

- Thomas S. Monson

27. "To express gratitude is gracious and honorable, to enact gratitude is generous and noble, but to live with gratitude ever in our hearts is to touch heaven.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

28. "For maximum happiness, peace and contentment, may we choose a positive attitude.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

29. "Wonderful glorious things are in store for you, if only you will believe, obey and endure."

- Thomas S. Monson

30. "The principles of living greatly include the capacity to face trouble with courage, disappointment with cheerfulness, and trial with humility."

- Thomas S. Monson

Inspirational Quotes By T. S. Monson

There are many people who need inspiration in their day-to-day life. The inspiration that motivates them to do better and better every day to find time and look towards a better future. Given below are some quotes on how to find inspiration, seek the Lord and have a better future. Let's take a look at these inspirational quotes by T. S. Monson.

Inspiration makes one strive for improvement.

31. "Difficulties allow us to change for the better."

- Thomas S. Monson

32. "May we ever choose the harder right, instead of the easier wrong."

- Thomas S. Monson

33. "The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Watch your step."

- Thomas S. Monson

34. "Believe you can and you will."

- Thomas S. Monson

35. "Faith and doubt cannot exist in the same mind at the same time, for one will dispel the other."

- Thomas S. Monson

36. "Decisions determine destiny."

- Thomas S. Monson

37. "Hope is putting faith to work when doubting would be easier."

- Thomas S. Monson

38. "All men have fear but those who face their fears with faith have courage as well."

- Thomas S. Monson

39. "The future is as bright as your faith."

- Thomas S. Monson

Quotes Of Kindness By Thomas S. Monson

Thomas S. Monson was an American religious leader, author, and the 16th President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Here are some of the quotes of kindness by Thomas S. Monson.

40. "One of the God’s greatest gifts to us is the joy of trying again, for no failure ever need be final."

- Thomas S. Monson

41. "Every day of our lives we are given opportunities to show love and kindness to those around us.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

42. "May we show increased kindness toward one another, and may we ever be found doing the work of the lord.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

43. "As we arise each morning let us determine to respond with more love and kindness to whatever might come our way.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

44. "You do not find the happy life, you make it."

- Thomas S. Monson

45. "To find real happiness, we must seek for it in a focus outside ourselves."

- Thomas S. Monson

46. "Rather than being judgmental and critical of each other, may we have the pure love of Christ for our fellow travelers in this journey through life.’’

- Thomas S. Monson

Gratitude Quotes By Thomas S. Monson

We often forget to be thankful for the things that we already have in our lives and are too occupied by what will happen in the future. We should have gratitude towards the things we are blessed with. Below are some of the gratitude quotes  T. S. Monson for you to enjoy.

47. "Have an attitude of gratitude."

- Thomas S. Monson

48. "Giving not getting, brings to full bloom the Christmas spirit."

- Thomas S. Monson

49. "Happiness comes when we stop complaining about the troubles we have and offer thanks for all the troubles we don’t have."

- Thomas S. Monson

50. "Sincerely giving thanks not only helps us recognize our blessings but it also unlocks the doors of heaven and helps us feel God’s love."

- Thomas S. Monson

51. "Regardless of our circumstances each of us has much for which to be grateful if we will but pause and contemplate our blessings."

- Thomas S. Monson

52. "To live with gratitude even in our hearts is to touch Heaven."

- Thomas S. Monson

53. "Gratitude is said to be the memory of the heart."

- Thomas S. Monson

President Thomas S. Monson Quotes

When we end up fighting somebody, we take time to forgive the person. To save a relationship we need to have faith in the other person and give them time. Here are Thomas S Monson quotes about forgiveness spoken by the President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

54. "Let us not demean or belittle. Rather, let us be compassionate and encouraging."

- Thomas S. Monson

55. "Blame keeps the wounds open. Only forgiveness heals."

- Thomas S. Monson

56. "Forgiveness should go hand in hand with love."

- Thomas S. Monson

57. "Let us relish life as we live it, find joy in the journey, and share our love with family and friends."

- Thomas S. Monson

58. "Love should be the very heart of family life."

- Thomas S. Monson

59. "Kneel down to pray. Step up to serve. Reach out to rescue."

- Thomas S. Monson

60. "He who cannot forgive others breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if he would ever reach heaven; for everyone has need to be forgiven."

- Thomas S. Monson

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for  Thomas S. Monson Quotes then why not take a look at Tim Keller quotes and [Thomas More Quotes].

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