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quote by Ezra Taft Benson: The secret of a happy marriage is to serve God and each other. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

The secret of a happy marriage is to serve God and each other.

--Ezra Taft Benson

Longer Version:

The secret of a happy marriage is to serve God and each other. The goal of marriage is unity and oneness, as well as self-development. Paradoxically, the more we serve one another, the greater is our spiritual and emotional growth.



quote by Ezra Taft Benson: We can choose to humble ourselves by confessing and forsaking our sins and being born of God. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

We can choose to humble ourselves by confessing and forsaking our sins and being born of God.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Pride is ugly. It says 'If you succeed I am a failure.' with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Pride is ugly. It says 'If you succeed I am a failure.'

--Ezra Taft Benson

quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Strong families cultivate an attribute of effective communication. They talk out their problems, make plans together, and cooperate toward common objectives. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Strong families cultivate an attribute of effective communication. They talk out their problems, make plans together, and cooperate toward common objectives.

--Ezra Taft Benson


quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Why did the Lord inspire Mormon (or Moroni or Alma) to include that in his record? What lesson can I learn from that to help me live in this day and age? with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Why did the Lord inspire Mormon (or Moroni or Alma) to include that in his record? What lesson can I learn from that to help me live in this day and age?

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: I promise you that, with increased attendance in the temples of our God, you shall receive increased personal revelation to bless your life as you bless those who have died. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

I promise you that, with increased attendance in the temples of our God, you shall receive increased personal revelation to bless your life as you bless those who have died.

--Ezra Taft Benson

quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Communities have a responsibility to assist the family in promoting wholesome entertainment. What a community tolerates will become tomorrow's standard for today's youth. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Communities have a responsibility to assist the family in promoting wholesome entertainment. What a community tolerates will become tomorrow's standard for today's youth.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: True repentance involves a change of heart and not just a change of behavior. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

True repentance involves a change of heart and not just a change of behavior.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Families must spend more time together in work and recreation. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Families must spend more time together in work and recreation.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Fidelity to one's marriage vows is absolutely essential for love, trust and peace. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Fidelity to one's marriage vows is absolutely essential for love, trust and peace.

--Ezra Taft Benson


quote by Ezra Taft Benson: To the patriots I say this: Take that long eternal look. Stand up for freedom, no matter what the cost. Stand up and be counted. It can help to save your soul-and maybe your country. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

To the patriots I say this: Take that long eternal look. Stand up for freedom, no matter what the cost. Stand up and be counted. It can help to save your soul-and maybe your country.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: One good yardstick as to whether a person might be the right one for you is this: in her presence, do you think your noblest thoughts, do you aspire to your finest deeds, do you wish you were better … with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

One good yardstick as to whether a person might be the right one for you is this: in her presence, do you think your noblest thoughts, do you aspire to your finest deeds, do you wish you were better than you are?

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: I have little need to remind you that water has become one of our major national concerns. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

I have little need to remind you that water has become one of our major national concerns.

--Ezra Taft Benson


quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Mothers stay close to your daughters Earn and deserve their love and respect Be united with their father in the rearing of your children Do nothing in your life to cause your daughters to stumble bec… with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Mothers stay close to your daughters Earn and deserve their love and respect Be united with their father in the rearing of your children Do nothing in your life to cause your daughters to stumble because of your example.

--Ezra Taft Benson




quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Freedom is an eternal principle. Heaven disapproves of force, coercion and intimidation. Only a free people can be truly a happy people. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Freedom is an eternal principle. Heaven disapproves of force, coercion and intimidation. Only a free people can be truly a happy people.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: God help us to be grateful for our blessings, never to be guilty of the sin of ingratitude, and to instill this same gratitude into the lives of our children. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

God help us to be grateful for our blessings, never to be guilty of the sin of ingratitude, and to instill this same gratitude into the lives of our children.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: In all seriousness you who submit yourselves to an abortion or to an operation that precludes you from safely having additional healthy children are jeopardizing your exaltation and your future membe… with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

In all seriousness you who submit yourselves to an abortion or to an operation that precludes you from safely having additional healthy children are jeopardizing your exaltation and your future membership in the kingdom of God.

--Ezra Taft Benson






quote by Ezra Taft Benson: God will not be mocked. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

God will not be mocked.

--Ezra Taft Benson

quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Ours is a representative republic with a Constitution in which is recognized the natural law and the natural rights of man. It is a republic with a spiritual foundation characterized by freedom -- fr… with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Ours is a representative republic with a Constitution in which is recognized the natural law and the natural rights of man. It is a republic with a spiritual foundation characterized by freedom -- freedom for the individual and for his society.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: There is no greater Church calling than that of a home teacher. There is no greater Church service rendered to our Father in Heaven's children than the service rendered by a humble, dedicated, commit… with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

There is no greater Church calling than that of a home teacher. There is no greater Church service rendered to our Father in Heaven's children than the service rendered by a humble, dedicated, committed home teacher.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: The Lord is letting the wheat and the tares mature before he fully purges the Church. He is also testing you to see if you will be misled. The devil is trying to deceive the very elect. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

The Lord is letting the wheat and the tares mature before he fully purges the Church. He is also testing you to see if you will be misled. The devil is trying to deceive the very elect.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Have a good physical outlet of some sport or exercise. Overcome evil with good. You can overcome many evil inclinations through good physical exertion and healthful activities. A healthy soul...is in… with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Have a good physical outlet of some sport or exercise. Overcome evil with good. You can overcome many evil inclinations through good physical exertion and healthful activities. A healthy soul...is in better condition to overthrow the devil.

--Ezra Taft Benson

quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Right and wrong as moral principles do not change. They are applicable and reliable determinants whether the situations with which we deal are simple or complicated. There is always a right and wrong… with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Right and wrong as moral principles do not change. They are applicable and reliable determinants whether the situations with which we deal are simple or complicated. There is always a right and wrong to every question which requires our solution.

--Ezra Taft Benson



quote by Ezra Taft Benson: We can and should place special emphasis on developing in our youth constructive incentives -- a love of science, engineering, and math, so that they will want to take advanced scientific courses and… with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

We can and should place special emphasis on developing in our youth constructive incentives -- a love of science, engineering, and math, so that they will want to take advanced scientific courses and thereby help meet the needs of our times.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Only Jesus Christ is uniquely qualified to provide that hope, that confidence, and that strength we need to overcome the world and rise above our human failings. To do so, we must place our faith in … with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Only Jesus Christ is uniquely qualified to provide that hope, that confidence, and that strength we need to overcome the world and rise above our human failings. To do so, we must place our faith in Him and live by His laws and teachings.

--Ezra Taft Benson

quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Beware of those who would pit the dead prophets against the living prophets, for the living prophets always take precedence. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Beware of those who would pit the dead prophets against the living prophets, for the living prophets always take precedence.

--Ezra Taft Benson


quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Many novels and modern publications are corrupters of morals or distorters of truth. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Many novels and modern publications are corrupters of morals or distorters of truth.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Pride is the great stumbling block of Zion. I repeat: Pride is the great stumbling block of Zion. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Pride is the great stumbling block of Zion. I repeat: Pride is the great stumbling block of Zion.

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quote by Ezra Taft Benson: The Lord has warned and forewarned us against a day of great tribulation and given us counsel, through His Servants, on how we can be prepared for these difficult times. Have we heeded His counsel? with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

The Lord has warned and forewarned us against a day of great tribulation and given us counsel, through His Servants, on how we can be prepared for these difficult times. Have we heeded His counsel?

--Ezra Taft Benson

quote by Ezra Taft Benson: That the sole object and only legitimate end of government is to protect the citizen in the enjoyment of life, liberty, and property, and when the government assumes other functions it is usurpation … with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

That the sole object and only legitimate end of government is to protect the citizen in the enjoyment of life, liberty, and property, and when the government assumes other functions it is usurpation and oppression.

--Ezra Taft Benson

quote by Ezra Taft Benson: The leisure time of children must be constructively directed to wholesome, positive pursuits. Too much time viewing television can be destructive...It is estimated that growing children today watch t… with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

The leisure time of children must be constructively directed to wholesome, positive pursuits. Too much time viewing television can be destructive...It is estimated that growing children today watch television over twenty-five hours per week.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Without goals our efforts may be scattered and unproductive. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Without goals our efforts may be scattered and unproductive.

--Ezra Taft Benson


quote by Ezra Taft Benson: We oppose and abhor the damnable practice of wholesale abortion and every other unholy and impure act which strikes at the very foundation of the home and family, our most basic institutions. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

We oppose and abhor the damnable practice of wholesale abortion and every other unholy and impure act which strikes at the very foundation of the home and family, our most basic institutions.

--Ezra Taft Benson

quote by Ezra Taft Benson: I speak of honor-your honor to God-your honor to country-your honor to self. I sincerely believe it to be the cure to most of our ills, both on a national or individual basis. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

I speak of honor-your honor to God-your honor to country-your honor to self. I sincerely believe it to be the cure to most of our ills, both on a national or individual basis.

--Ezra Taft Benson





quote by Ezra Taft Benson: There are times when you simply have to righteous hang on and outlast the devil. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

There are times when you simply have to righteous hang on and outlast the devil.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: The proud wish God would agree with them. They are not interested in changing their opinions to agree with God's. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

The proud wish God would agree with them. They are not interested in changing their opinions to agree with God's.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Do not make your mind a dumping ground for other people's garbage. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Do not make your mind a dumping ground for other people's garbage.

--Ezra Taft Benson

quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Not only must we move forward in a monumental manner more copies of the Book of Mormon, but we must move boldly forward into our own lives and throughout the earth more of its marvelous messages. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Not only must we move forward in a monumental manner more copies of the Book of Mormon, but we must move boldly forward into our own lives and throughout the earth more of its marvelous messages.

--Ezra Taft Benson


quote by Ezra Taft Benson: The revelation to store food may be as essential to our temporal salvation today as boarding the ark was to the people in the days of Noah. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

The revelation to store food may be as essential to our temporal salvation today as boarding the ark was to the people in the days of Noah.

--Ezra Taft Benson

quote by Ezra Taft Benson: While you are going through your trial, you can recall your past victories and count the blessings that you do have with a sure hope of greater ones to allow if you are faithful. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

While you are going through your trial, you can recall your past victories and count the blessings that you do have with a sure hope of greater ones to allow if you are faithful.

--Ezra Taft Benson






quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Pride is concerned with who is right while humility is concerned with what is right. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Pride is concerned with who is right while humility is concerned with what is right.

--Ezra Taft Benson
quote by Ezra Taft Benson: Family preparedness has been a long-established welfare principle. with background image: photo of author Ezra Taft Benson with quote

Family preparedness has been a long-established welfare principle.

--Ezra Taft Benson

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