Quotations by Thomas Shepard
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Born: Saturday, November 5, 1605
Died: Wednesday, August 25, 1649 (43 years old)
In regard of the rich grace and wisdom of his love toward his people; for who sees not, but that it is a curse to be unready as these foolish virgins, who were therefore shut out.
(Keywords: Love, Wisdom, People, Grace)
That though thou seest it no great matter to be separated from Christ now, yet when the heavens shall be in a flaming fire, and the earth shall give up the dead that be in it.
(Keywords: Christ, Earth, Fire, Now)
There is a number among us, young and old, of all sorts almost among us, that swarm up and down towns, and woods, and fields, whose care and work hitherto hath been like bees, only to get honey to their own hive.
(Keywords: Work, Bees, Care, Old)