Andy Stanley is the founder and senior pastor of North Point Ministries, a nondenominational evangelical Christian church.
Best Andy Stanley Quotes
Peace is a fruit of the Spirit, not the byproduct of accumulated wealth. ~ Andy Stanley.
What God originates, God orchestrates. ~ Andy Stanley.
The insecure leader will interpret critical thinking as criticism. ~ Andy Stanley.
Dreamers dream about things being different. Visionaries envision themselves making a difference. ~ Andy Stanley.
Leaders who refuse to listen, will eventually be surrounded by people who have nothing helpful to say. ~ Andy Stanley.
We don’t drift into good directions. We discipline and prioritize ourselves there. ~ Andy Stanley.
Your friends will determine the quality and direction of your life. ~ Andy Stanley.
You make PEACE with your past by owning your PIECE of the past. ~ Andy Stanley.
Jesus did not come to strike a balance between grace and truth. He brought the full measure of both. ~ Andy Stanley.
At the end of the day, God’s love for me, for you, and for the world is settled at the cross. ~ Andy Stanley.
God’s extravagant generosity toward us compels us to be extravagantly generous toward others. ~ Andy Stanley.
If a man can predict his own death and resurrection, and pull it off, I just go with whatever that man says. ~ Andy Stanley.
We hurt most who we love the most. Bad grammar, painful truth. ~ Andy Stanley.
Divine direction begins with unconditional submission. ~ Andy Stanley.
Where there is no uncertainty, there is no longer the need for leadership. The greater the uncertainty, the greater the need for leadership. Your capacity as a leader will be determined by how well you learn to deal with uncertainty. ~ Andy Stanley.
Famous Andy Stanley Quotes
Priority determines capacity. ~ Andy Stanley.
Purpose should determine approach. At the end of the day, it’s what we do, not what we purposed to do, that defines our lives and reputations. ~ Andy Stanley.
There is no cramming for a test of character. It always comes as a pop quiz. ~ Andy Stanley.
When your memories exceed your dreams, the end is near. ~ Andy Stanley.
Success is remaining faithful to the process God has laid out for you. ~ Andy Stanley.
Whenever there is fear, there is opportunity. When there is great fear, there is great opportunity. ~ Andy Stanley.
Vision is a mental picture of what could be, fueled by a passion that it should be. ~ Andy Stanley.
Jesus is the hope of the world and the local church is the vehicle of expressing that hope to the world. ~ Andy Stanley.
Direction, not intention determines your destination. ~ Andy Stanley.
In leadership there are always problems to be solved and tensions to be managed. When you try to solve a tension, you create a problem. ~ Andy Stanley.
What breaks your heart is part of a divine design to bring change! ~ Andy Stanley.
Top Andy Stanley Quotes
Greed is the assumption that it is all for my consumption. ~ Andy Stanley.
The value of a life is always measured by how much of it is given away. ~ Andy Stanley.
Next generation leaders are those who would rather challenge what needs to change and pay the price than remain silent and die on the inside. ~ Andy Stanley.
Progress requires change. ~ Andy Stanley.
Here’s something to think about: If God appeared to you and asked, Why should I let you into heaven? how would you answer? ~ Andy Stanley.
Uncertainty is a permanent part of the leadership landscape. It never goes away. ~ Andy Stanley.
One of the most difficult tasks of visioneering is distinguishing between good ideas and God ideas. ~ Andy Stanley.
The greatest motivator of change is a crystal-clear vision of what the future should look like. ~ Andy Stanley.
Stop looking for solutions to problems and start looking for the right path. ~ Andy Stanley.
Authority does not equal competency. Pass decisions down to those who can best handle them. ~ Andy Stanley.
Popular Andy Stanley Quotes
The Church must stop expecting outsiders to act like insiders while insiders act like outsiders. ~ Andy Stanley.
Resources follow vision. ~ Andy Stanley.
God uses broken-hearted leaders. ~ Andy Stanley.
There are many things I can do, but I have to narrow it down to the one thing I must do. The secret of concentration is elimination. ~ Andy Stanley.
A good coach always coaches to a leader’s potential, not his current level of performance. A good leadership coach will see the potential in you and inspire you accordingly. ~ Andy Stanley.
Lord, give me the wisdom to know what’s right and the courage to do what’s right-even when it’s hard. ~ Andy Stanley.
The more conscious I am of the work God has yet to do in me, the less critical I am about what he has yet to do in you. ~ Andy Stanley.
Only do what only you can do. ~ Andy Stanley.
As counterintuitive as it seems, generosity begins wherever you are. It is important to make generosity a priority. ~ Andy Stanley.
Great Andy Stanley Quotes
Your greatest accomplishment may not be something you do but someone you raise. ~ Andy Stanley.
Leadership is stewardship, it’s temporary and you’re accountable! ~ Andy Stanley.
Jealous leaders measure their success by the failure of others. ~ Andy Stanley.
To be the best next-generation leader you can be, you must enlist the help of others. Self-evaluation is helpful, but evaluation from someone else is essential. You need a leadership coach. Coaching enables a leader to go further faster. ~ Andy Stanley.
Where there’s no progress, there’s no growth. If there’s no growth, there’s no life. Environments void of change are eventually void of life. ~ Andy Stanley.
Courage is essential to leadership. ~ Andy Stanley.
Everything now will prepare you for the next step. Don’t run from adversity; lean into it with all your heart and God will make you a leader worth following. ~ Andy Stanley.
Past boldness is no assurance of future boldness. Boldness demands continual reliance on God’s spirit. ~ Andy Stanley.
Wise Andy Stanley Quotes
Greed is not a financial issue. It’s a heart issue. ~ Andy Stanley.
If we want to reach the people that no one else is reaching, we’ve got to do things that no one else is doing. ~ Andy Stanley.
Guilt rarely results in positive behavior. But gratitude? Great things flow from a heart of gratitude. ~ Andy Stanley.
You have no idea what hangs in the balance of your decision on what to do with the burden God put in your heart. ~ Andy Stanley.
The health of your marriage tomorrow will be determined by the decisions you make today. ~ Andy Stanley.
There is something insincere about a man or woman who repeatedly tells God how much he or she loves Him while refusing to obey Him. ~ Andy Stanley.
Unforgettable Andy Stanley Quotes
Your devotion to God is illustrated, demonstrated, and authenticated by your love for others. ~ Andy Stanley.
Giving up something now for something better later is not a sacrifice. It is an investment. ~ Andy Stanley.
If you feed an appetite, it grows. Satisfying an appetite does not diminish it. It expands it. To diminish an appetite, you have to starve it. ~ Andy Stanley.
It takes a habit to break a habit. You can pray every day for a generous heart, but until you start acting in that direction, nothing’s going to change. ~ Andy Stanley.
Leadership is all about taking people on a journey. The challenge is that most of the time, we are asking people to follow us to places we ourselves have never been. ~ Andy Stanley.
So these were the 68 top Andy Stanley quotes and sayings on life and leadership.