Rick Warren Quotes

Most popular Rick Warren Quotes

The greatest tragedy is not death, but life without purpose.

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We are products of our past, but we don't have to be prisoners of it.

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There is nothing quite as potent as a focused life, one lived on purpose.

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Humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.


Because God is love, the most important lesson he wants you to learn on earth is how to love.
— Rick Warren
Life is a series of problems.  Every time you solve one, another is waiting to take its place.

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Great opportunities may come once in a lifetime, but small opportunities surround us every day.
— Rick Warren


In deep pain, people don't need logic, advice, encouragement, or even Scripture. They just need you to show up and shut up.

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When you give someone your time, you are giving them a portion of your life that you'll never get back.  Your time is your life.  That is why the greatest gift you can give someone is your time.