Joseph Barber Lightfoot — English Theologian born on April 13, 1828, died on December 21, 1889

Joseph Barber Lightfoot was an English theologian and Bishop of Durham... (wikipedia)

Eternal truth, eternal righteousness, eternal love; these only can triumph, for these only can endure.
Yes, forget your weakness, whatever that weakness may be. It is egotism, it is selfishness after. all, for it is a dwelling on self. Forget your weakness; and remember your strength.
There is no persuasiveness more effectual than the transparency of a single heart, of a sincere life.
Try to help others. Consult their weaknesses, relieve their maladies; strive to raise them up, and by so doing you will most effectually raise yourself up also.
Plant thy foot firmly in the prints which His foot has made before thee.