Marvin J. Ashton
Apostle of the LDS Church (1915-1994)
Marvin Jeremy Ashton was a Utah politician and a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1971 until his death in 1994.
Marvin J. Ashton Quotes
Victories in life come through our ability to work around and over the obstacles that cross our path. We grow stronger as we climb our own mountains.
If we could look into each other's hearts and understand the unique challenges each of us face, I think we would treat each other much more gently, with more love, patience, tolerance, and care.
With God's help, good cheer permits us to rise above the depressing present or difficult circumstances. It is a process of positive reassurance and reinforcement. It is sunshine when clouds block the light.
What we are is more important than what we have or what is said of us.
A man must rise by his own efforts and walk by faith.
Everything is given by God. All talent, creativity, ability, insight, and strength comes from him. In our own strength we can do nothing.
Love should be a vehicle allowed to travel without limitations.
In times of hurt and discouragement, it may be consoling for all of us to recall that no one can do anything permanently to us that will last for eternity. Only we ourselves can affect our eternal progression.
God's love for us is constant and will not diminish, but he cannot rescue us from the painful results that are caused by wrong choices.
It is a happy day when we come to know that with God's help, nothing is impossible for us.