President Boyd K. Packer, president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and next in line to be president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died at 2 p.m. Friday. He was 90.

In his memory, we've gathered 24 quotes that he has shared over the years.

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"There is no end to his power to bless and direct the lives of those who seek truth and righteousness."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "The Reason for Our Hope"

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"Learn to pray. Pray often. Pray in your mind, in your heart. Pray on your knees. Prayer is your personal key to heaven."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "Prayer and Promptings"

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"You are never far from the sight of your loving Heavenly Father."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "Counsel to Youth"

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"We have every reason to rejoice and little reason to fear. If we follow the promptings of the Spirit, we will be safe, whatever the future holds. We will be shown what to do."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "The Cloven Tongues of Fire"

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"Reverence invites revelation."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "Reverence Invites Revelation"

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"Arms now empty will be filled, and hearts now hurting from broken dreams and yearning will be healed."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "The Witness"

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"A testimony is a testimony, and it should be respected, whether it is small or large."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "How Does the Spirit Speak to Us?"

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"We are not obedient because we are blind, we are obedient because we can see."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "Agency and Control"

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"Forgiveness is powerful spiritual medicine. To extend forgiveness, that soothing balm, to those who have offended you is to heal. And, more difficult yet, when the need is there, forgive yourself!"

-President Boyd K. Packer, "Balm of Gilead"

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“Keep the fire of your testimony of the restored gospel and your witness of our Redeemer burning so brightly that our children can warm their hands by the fire of your faith.”

-President Boyd K. Packer, "The Golden Years"

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"If you stumble, rise up, go on."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "Ye Are the Temple of God"

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"(Christ) is the anchor that holds us and protects us and our families through the storms of life."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "The Witness"

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"We must choose whom to follow. Our protection is as simple as deciding individually to follow the Savior, making certain that we faithfully will remain on his side."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "The Witness"

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"Faith is a real power, not just an expression of belief."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "These Things I Know"

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"The Lord has a way of pouring pure intelligence into our minds to prompt us, to guide us, to teach us, to warn us."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "Prayers and Answers"

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"Family time is sacred time and should be protected and respected."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "And a Little Child Shall Lead Them"

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"Life moves all too fast. When you feel weak, discouraged, depressed, or afraid, open the Book of Mormon and read."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "The Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ—Plain and Precious Things"

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"True doctrine, understood, changes attitudes and behavior."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "Little Children"

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"Much of what I know that really matters I have learned from being a father."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "The Pattern of Parentage."

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"I believe in marriage. I believe it to be the ideal pattern for human living."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "Marriage"

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"Mature love has a bliss not even imagined by newlyweds."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "The Plan of Happiness"

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"When it comes to my wife ... I am without words."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "The Plan of Happiness"

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"Your secret yearnings and tearful pleadings will touch the heart of both the Father and the Son."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "The Witness"

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"Our lives are made up of thousands of everyday choices. Over the years these little choices will be bundled together and show clearly what we value."

-President Boyd K. Packer, "The Choice"

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