"For they that say such things declare plainly that they seek a country" (Hebrews 11:13-16)

"So teach us to number our days, so that we may bring a heart of wisdom...... And let the beauty of the LORD our God be on us; and establish the work of our hands on us; yea, the work of our hands, establish it." - Moses (Psalm 90:12,17)

"It ill becomes the servant to seek to be rich, and great, and honoured in that world where his Lord was poor, and mean, and despised." - George Müller, 1805-1898