President Dallin H. Oaks—Picture Quotes

    An illustration of colorful flowers with a quote by Elder Dallin H. Oaks: “Keep God’s commandments and serve his children.”

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    A Continuous Commitment
    “Following Christ is not a casual or occasional practice but a continuous commitment and way of life that applies at all times and in all places.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “Followers of Christ”
    Desires Lead to Actions
    “Desires dictate our priorities, priorities shape our choices, and choices determine our actions.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “Desire”
    Eternal Perspective
    “Our understanding of God’s plan and His doctrine gives us an eternal perspective.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “No Other Gods”
    Firm in Truth
    “Loving-kindness is required, but a follower of Christ—just like the Master—will be firm in the truth.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “Loving Others and Living with Differences”
    Following Christ
    “Following Christ is not a casual or occasional practice but a continuous commitment and way of life.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “Followers of Christ”
    God Has Declared
    “Man’s laws cannot make moral what God has declared immoral.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “No Other Gods”
    He Is There
    “He knows of our anguish, and He is there for us.” —Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “Strengthened by the Atonement of Jesus Christ”
    Into the Unknown
    “The foremost quality of our pioneers was faith. With faith in God, they did what every pioneer does—they stepped forward into the unknown.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “Following the Pioneers”
    Keep God’s Commandments
    “Keep God’s commandments and serve his children.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “World Peace”
    Kindness Is Powerful
    “Kindness is powerful.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “Loving Others and Living with Differences”
    Lord’s Way
    “Choose the Lord’s way instead of the world’s way.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “The Plan and the Proclamation”
    Patience to Endure
    “Sometimes His power heals an infirmity, but the scriptures and our experiences teach that sometimes He succors or helps by giving us the strength or patience to endure our infirmities.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “Strengthened by the Atonement of Jesus Christ”
    Posterity
    “The ultimate treasures on earth and in heaven are our children and our posterity.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “The Great Plan of Happiness” Created by Jenae Nelson.
    Seek Truth
    “Tolerance for behavior is like a two-sided coin. Tolerance or respect is on one side of the coin, but truth is always on the other.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “Truth and Tolerance”
    Spiritual Food
    “Spiritual food is necessary for spiritual survival.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “The Parable of the Sower”
    Ultimate Treasures
    “The ultimate treasures on earth and in heaven are our children.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “The Great Plan of Happiness”
    Women and Men Are Equal
    “In the eyes of God, whether in the Church or in the family, women and men are equal, with different responsibilities.”—Elder Dallin H. Oaks, “The Keys and Authority of the Priesthood”