Quotes on Holland, Jeffrey R.

If you’re teaching civil engineering at BYU, your students should be able to cross the Red Sea with or without a bridge – whichever they prefer. — Speaking to professors at BYU when he became president

I thank you for sustaining your leaders whatever their personal sense of limitation may be.  This morning in common consent you volunteered to uphold, or more literally hold up, the presiding officers of the kingdom, those who hold the keys or responsibility for the work – not one man of whom sought the position or feels equal to the task. — Elder Jeffrey Holland, Solemn Assembly, General Conference, October 1994