„The longer I live, the larger allowances I make for human infirmities. I exact more from myself, and less from others. Go thou and do likewise!“
— John Wesley Christian theologian 1703 - 1791
Letter to Reverend Samuel Furley (25 Janurary 1762), Published in The Life and Times of the Rev. John Wesley, M. A., Founder of the Methodists (1872) by Luke Tyerman, p. 451.