President Monson is not only large in stature physically, he is a spiritual giant as well. We have had the blessing and opportunity to hear his beautiful counsel, and to learn amazing lessons that have blessed our lives for over 50 years.
Here is a look back at 20 beautiful truths that President Monson has taught over his decades of service in the church. As we review these principles, may we reflect on our lives and resolve to truly live as we have been counseled to.
Courage, not compromise, brings the smile of God’s approval.
Work will win when wishy washy wishing won’t.
Perhaps the surest test of an individual’s integrity is his refusal to do or say anything that would damage his self-respect.
We must not let our passions destroy our dreams.
The principles of living greatly include the capacity to face trouble with courage, disappointment with cheerfulness, and trial with humility.