Joseph Smith Jr. quotes

Born
December 23, 1805, Sharon, Vermont.

Died
June 27, 1844.

Occupation
Religious leader.

Joseph Smith Jr. was an American religious leader and founder of Mormonism.

One of the grand fundamental principles of Mormonism is to receive truth, let it come from whence it may.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
A man filled with the love of God is not content with blessing his family alone, but ranges through the whole world, anxious to bless the whole human race.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
No one can ever enter the celestial kingdom unless he is strictly honest.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
Mormonism is the pure doctrine of Jesus Christ; of which I myself am not ashamed.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
All your losses will be made up to you in the resurrection, provided you continue faithful. By the vision of the Almighty I have seen it.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
Salvation cannot come without revelation. Men of the present time testify of heaven and hell, and have never seen either; and I will say that no man knows these things without this.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
I am not learned, but I have as good feelings as any man.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
If you will stay with the majority of the Twelve Apostles, and the records of the Church, you will never be led astray.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
An angel of God never has wings.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
If my life is of no value to my friends it is of none to myself.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
Noah came before the flood. I have come before the fire.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
The best way to obtain truth and wisdom is not to ask from books, but to go to God in prayer, and obtain divine teaching.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
Truth is Mormonism. God is the author of it.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
Take away the Book of Mormon and the revelations, and where is our religion? We have none.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
The secret of masonry is to keep a secret.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
Although I do wrong, I do not the wrongs that I am charged with doing; the wrong that I do is through the frailty of human nature, like other men. No man lives without fault.
– Joseph Smith Jr.
The greatest responsibility in this world that God has laid upon us is to seek after our dead.
– Joseph Smith Jr.