Three Quotation Challenge

I have been nominated for the Three Quotation Challenge. Normally I do not participate in awards and challenges, but this one just seemed like fun. It may seem easy to come up with three meaningful sayings to share with you, and it is. Yet to choose only three is very difficult. I hope you enjoy them:

“Fantasy is escapist, and that is its glory. If a soldier is imprisioned by the enemy, don’t we consider it his duty to escape? If we value the freedom of mind and soul, if we’re partisans of liberty, then it’s our plain duty to escape, and to take as many people with us as we can!” -J.R.R. Tolkien

“Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.” -C. S. Lewis

“Christ did not die to forgive sinners who go on treasuring anything above seeing and savoring God. And people who would be happy in heaven if Christ were not there, will not be there. The gospel is not a way to get people to heaven; it is a way to get people to God. It’s a way of overcoming every obstacle to everlasting joy in God. If we don’t want God above all things, we have not been converted by the gospel.” -John Piper

Thank you, Jennie at http://www.jenniefitzkee.com for my nomination. She is a educator whose passion for teaching is evident in her words and efforts. 

Here are the rules for the nomination:
1) Either once a day for three days, post a quotation, or post all three quotations at one time. It is your choice.
2) Nominate and notify three bloggers of the challenge.
3) Thank the blogger who nominated you.
The nominees are under no obligation to complete this this challenge, but it would be fun if you do.

My nominees:

josephsdailywalkwithjesus | A closer walk with our beloved friend. https://josephsdailywalkwithjesus.wordpress.com/

The Real life/Real Talk | Genuine Conversation for the Mind, Body and Soul https://therealliferealtalk.com/

The True Light | Walk in the Light ~1John 1:7 https://thetruelight2014.wordpress.com/

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Author: RSGullett

R. S. Gullett is a proud alumni of Stephen F. Austin State University and currently teaches United States history at a community college in Houston, Texas. As a historian, he loves to mingle the historical with the fantastical and places an emphasis on faith in all his writing. His faith in Jesus Christ is very important to him and this often becomes evident in his writing. He is not perfect, nor does he pretend to be; but hopes that sharing his faith might inspire others to give their hearts to Christ. He and his wife currently live in Houston, Texas.

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