However Long & Hard the Road
"Often in our most difficult times the only thing we can do is endure. We may have no idea what the final cost in suffering or sacrifice may be, but we can vow never to give up. In doing so we will learn that there is no worthy task so great nor burden so heavy that will not yield to our perseverance. We can make it...however long and hard the road."
So writes Elder Jeffre...more
All of these can be found in an extended format on the BYU Speeches website, with MP3 files available of when each sermon was presented. Reading these fantastic; listening to Elder Holland's vocal delivery elevates it to an even higher level.
... never give up praying. At times prayer may be the only course of action remaining - but it is the most powerful of them all.
By dismissing the principles of repentance and forgiveness, we foolishly choose to make life more painful for ourselves and for those who truly need our help.
... to be what we really are 'in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you something else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight.'
And when we've t ...more
The title of this book is very appropriate with every essay written herein. I'm very happy to have read this book.