Jason Upton quotes

  • In a lot of minds, God is big enough to raise dead people, but He's not big enough to deal with our running.
    -- Jason Upton

    #Running #People #Mind

  • We don't forgive because people deserve it, we forgive so we can see again.
    -- Jason Upton

    #People #Forgiving #Deserve

  • Father I am waiting, I need to hear from You, to know that You're approving, of what I say and do, cause nothing really satisfies, like when You speak my name, so tell me that You'll never leave and everything will be okay. In Your presence, all fear is gone... in Your presence, is where I belong...
    -- Jason Upton

    #Christian #Father #Names

  • We are the ones who have distanced ourselves from God and then we've blamed him for the distance.
    -- Jason Upton

    #Distance

  • In the company of Jesus there are no experts, only beginners
    -- Jason Upton

    #Jesus #Experts #Beginners

  • Rogue Squadron doesn't run. Unless we really, really have to.

  • When the guy says go, you start to suffer - or you might as well not be out there. It's a small piece of your life, make it hurt.

  • Like most parents, I've been stumped by homework, the big questions, such as: 'What is the point of geography - the pilot always knows where we are going?'. Answer: 'If you didn't know any geography, people would think you were an American, and you wouldn't be able to put them right because you wouldn't know where they live.'

  • Once a leader delegates, he should show utmost confidence in the people he has entrusted.

  • Major sports are major parts of society. It's not anomalous to have people who love sports come from other parts of that society.

  • People who deal with life generously and large-heartedly go on multiplying relationships to the end.

  • Ideas may drift into other minds, but they do not drift my way. I have to go and fetch them. I know no work manual or mental to equal the appalling heart-breaking anguish of fetching an idea from nowhere.

  • There are many who lust for the simple answers of doctrine or decree. They are on the left and right. They are not confined to a single part of the society. They are terrorists of the mind.

  • Some temptations cannot be fought. One must close one's mind and fly from them

  • And unlike the rest of you, he hasn’t yet time to ruin his career or his mind." "Then he won’t do. Send him home. Get us another lunatic." "Excuse me!" [hopping up to stand in his seat] "Elassar Targon, master of the universe, reporting for duty!" "I withdraw my objection.

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