Inspirational Historical Fiction Quotes

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Karen Witemeyer
“Vengeance doesn’t heal pain, Logan. Love heals pain. That’s why God tells us to leave the vengeance to Him and instead focus on loving each other, including our enemies. ~ page 248”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Meets the Eye

Karen Witemeyer
“Choosing a husband was much like choosing a good baguette. One looked for a strong outer shell, a tender interior, and most importantly, a tractability of dough to hold whatever shape the baker deemed appropriate. Abigail needed a good baguette by the end of the weeek”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Words Can Say

Karen Witemeyer
“No matter how many people reject or betray you, if you have even one person in your life you can count on--really, truly count on--you can overcome any obstacle. Trusting the wrong person might lead to temporary heartache, but trusting the right one provides a strength that can fuel you for a lifetime.~ page 56”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Meets the Eye

Karen Witemeyer
“I had a long talk with my husband last night. And he made me realize that I have to choose which voices to believe. I can believe the ones that tell me I'm not good enough or brave enough or pretty enough and let them skew my perception of events, or I can push aside that clamor and seek out the voice that tells me I am fearfully and wonderfully made.”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Words Can Say

Karen Witemeyer
“God always provides other options for His people when they are tempted to take an unrighteous path. But if we depend only on ourselves to solve our problems, we narrow our vision and see none of those options.”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Words Can Say

Karen Witemeyer
“I’ll pray for you, as well, Logan, that you won’t lay burdens on yourself that only God is meant to carry. ~page 106”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Meets the Eye

Karen Witemeyer
“If we want the Lord to accomplish mighty deeds in our own lives, the first step is to put what we have in His hands.~ pg 111”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Meets the Eye

Karen Witemeyer
“She still had a few tender spots that ached when prodded, but Zach and Seth and loved and accepted her into a place where past hurts mattered less than present blessings. Maybe God had brought her into this stranger’s life to do the same for him.~ page 59”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Meets the Eye

Melissa Jagears
“What matters now, is what you choose to do in the next hour, what you choose to do tomorrow. If your past decisions didn't get you where you wanted to be, figure out what decisions will. Beating yourself up over the past won't change a thing. ~Annie”
Melissa Jagears, Romancing the Bride

Rachel Fordham
“I'm a better person in Azure Springs than I was in Alexandria. And pain brought me here. I'm still making peace with it all, but I'm grateful I got here even if the road was rocky and marred with pain.”
Rachel Fordham, Yours Truly, Thomas

Karen Witemeyer
“The best way to take our minds off our own troubles is to help someone else with theirs.”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Words Can Say

Karen Witemeyer
“How often had he wanted to believe that he was created for some higher purpose?”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Words Can Say

Karen Witemeyer
“Abigail's pulse hiccuped as Zach lowered his face towards hers, and when their lips touched--mercy, but her knees nearly buckled. He was kissing her. Honest-to-goodness kissing, As if he meant it. As if this marriage were something more than a business arrangement. As if he actually had feelings for her.”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Words Can Say

Karen Witemeyer
“He hated the their first kiss was up for public consumption, but if she expected him to give her a polite buss on the cheek, she was fixin' to be disappointed. He wanted no doubt in anyone's mind, especially his new wife's, that this marriage was real.”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Words Can Say

Rachel Fordham
“You don't want to miss the love that's perfect for you because you're too busy searching for a fairy tale.”
Rachel Fordham, Yours Truly, Thomas

Susan Anne Mason
“As Reverend Burke told her, love was a gift meant to be freely given, whether it was deserved or not, and without expectation of anything in return~pg 329”
Susan Anne Mason, The Highest of Hopes

Susan Anne Mason
“There's only one parent's love you truly need: your heavenly Father's. And the good news is you don't have to earn it, and you don't have to prove yourself worthy to receive it. You are loved for exactly the person you are, with all your faults and flaws. In His eyes, you are a masterpiece. His own wondrous creation.~page 303”
Susan Anne Mason, The Highest of Hopes

Susan Anne Mason
“Love should never be viewed as a competition. Love requires compromise and sacrifice. There's no place for ego in a marriage.~pg. 357”
Susan Anne Mason, The Highest of Hopes

Kate Breslin
“Johanna's illegitimacy had made her growing-up years difficult, subjected to ignorance and the prejudice of others. It bothered him to think she believed herself beneath God's love and His miracles.”
Kate Breslin, Far Side of the Sea

Kate Breslin
“For a moment, he gazed at the woman beside him, considering how little he really knew about Johanna Ryer. And then a sudden, disquieting thought...How much more he still wanted to learn.”
Kate Breslin, Far Side of the Sea

Jody Hedlund
“We're human. We break things. It's what we do with the brokenness that counts.”
Jody Hedlund, Searching for You

Jody Hedlund
“No matter how lost you might feel at times, always keep His light burning inside you.”
Jody Hedlund, Searching for You

Jody Hedlund
“Sometimes God allows us to sink down in our own misery until we reach a low place where we're finally read to look up and reach out to Him.”
Jody Hedlund, Searching for You

Jody Hedlund
“I thank the Lord He never treats us as our sins deserve.”
Jody Hedlund, Searching for You

Nancy Moser
“God's ways cannot be fully explained, for He sees the big picture while we only see a small slice._pg 219”
Nancy Moser, The Fashion Designer

Karen Witemeyer
“I've chosen fear over fear over faith more times then I can count. And every time I did, I ended up with regrets. When I chose faith, I didn't always get the outcome I wanted, but I never regretted my choice because I felt God beside me, holding my hand and lending me strength.”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Words Can Say

Karen Witemeyer
“Love made a man vulnerable in a world that required armor and a shield to survive.”
Karen Witemeyer, More Than Words Can Say

Nancy Moser
“Even in the the dark times, He is there. And in the good times we need to be good stewards of the blessing.~ pg 219”
Nancy Moser, The Fashion Designer

Jody Hedlund
“But don't you think sometimes it takes even greater courage to accept our losses? And not just accept them, but move on and continue to live?”
Jody Hedlund, Together Forever

Jody Hedlund
“She didn't have to let the difficult situations take away her joy. God could help her walk through the hardships so she could find new strength and joy on the other side”
Jody Hedlund, Together Forever

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