Elder L. Tom Perry—Picture Quotes

    An image of a father and son playing baseball, coupled with a quote by Elder L. Tom Perry: “Next to eternal life, the greatest of all gifts that our Father in heaven can bestow … is … being blessed with sons and daughters.”

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    Center of Our Lives
    “It is more important than ever to make our families the center of our lives and the top of our priorities.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “The Importance of the Family”
    Eternal Life
    “If we hold tightly to the word of God, we will remain on the pathway to eternal life.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “The Doctrines and Principles Contained in the Articles of Faith”
    Family Ties
    “Family ties can continue beyond the grave.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Why Marriage and Family Matter—Everywhere in the World”
    Family Time
    “Parents must bring light and truth into their homes by one family prayer, one scripture study session, one family home evening, one book read aloud, one song, and one family meal at a time. They know that the influence of righteous, conscientious, persistent, daily parenting is among the most powerful and sustaining forces for good in the world.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Mothers Teaching Children in the Home”
    God Does Not Change
    “The world changes constantly and dramatically, but God, His commandments, and promised blessings do not change. They are immutable and unchanging.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Obedience to Law Is Liberty”
    Greater Simplicity
    “Today’s complexity demands greater simplicity.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Obedience through Our Faithfulness”
    Learn and Apply
    “It is up to us to study the Book of Mormon and learn of its principles and apply them in our lives.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Blessings Resulting from Reading the Book of Mormon”
    Light on the Hill
    “May we ever be a light on the hill, an example in keeping the commandments, which have never changed and will never change.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Obedience to Law Is Liberty”
    Obedience Is a Choice
    “Obedience is a choice. It is between our own limited knowledge and power and God’s unlimited wisdom and omnipotence.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Obedience through Our Faithfulness”
    Righteous Traditions
    “If we will build righteous traditions in our families, the light of the gospel can grow ever brighter … from generation to generation.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Family Traditions”
    Road Map
    “His goal is our eternal happiness, and His commandments are the road map He has given us to return to Him.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Obedience to Law Is Liberty”
    Sons and Daughters
    “Second only to the title of husband is that of father. Next to eternal life, the greatest of all gifts that our Father in heaven can bestow on a man is the opportunity of being blessed with sons and daughters.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Father—Your Role, Your Responsibility”
    Still, Small Voice
    “We must never let the noise of the world overpower and overwhelm that still, small voice.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Finding Lasting Peace and Building Eternal Families”
    The Choices You Make
    “The choices you make will make all of the difference in what you want to achieve.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “A World Full of Challenges and Opportunities”
    The Greatest of Gifts
    “Next to eternal life, the greatest of all gifts that our Father in heaven can bestow on a man is the opportunity of being blessed with sons and daughters.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Father—Your Role, Your Responsibility”
    The Influence of Parenting
    “The influence of righteous, conscientious, persistent, daily parenting is among the most powerful and sustaining forces for good in the world.” —Elder L. Tom Perry, “Mothers Teaching Children in the Home”
    The Light of Freedom Burns Brightly
    “All of us can be involved by making certain the light of freedom burns brightly within our own souls.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Family Traditions”
    Voice of Warning
    “The Book of Mormon is a voice of warning to this generation.”—Elder L. Tom Perry, “Blessings Resulting from Reading the Book of Mormon”