"How few ministers do preach with all their might?...Alas, we speak so drowsily or gently, that sleeping sinners cannot hear. The blow falls so light that hardhearted persons cannot feel it.
“What excellent doctrines some ministers have in hand, and let it die in their hands for want of close and lively application.
“What! speak coldly for God and for men’s salvation?...Such a work as preaching for men’s salvation should be done with all our might - that the people can feel us preach when they hear us.”