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Every evil is a sickness of soul, but virtue offers the cause of its health.


Saint Basil

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Every Latter-day Saint is a feminist by virtue of being a member.
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An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie, for an excuse is a lie guarded.
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Pervading nationalism imposes its dominion on man today in many different forms and with an aggressi...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
To maintain a joyful family requires much from both the parents and the children. Each member of the...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
POPE JOHN PAUL II
Humanity should question itself, once more, about the absurd and always unfair phenomenon of war, on...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
I kiss the soil as if I placed a kiss on the hands of a mother, for the homeland is our earthly moth...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
From now on it is only through a conscious choice and through a deliberate policy that humanity can ...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
I have a sweet tooth for song and music. This is my Polish sin.
POPE JOHN PAUL II
The United Nations organization has proclaimed 1979 as the Year of the Child. Are the children to re...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
Young people are threatened... by the evil use of advertising techniques that stimulate the natural ...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
When freedom does not have a purpose, when it does not wish to know anything about the rule of law e...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
Love is never defeated, and I could add, the history of Ireland proves it.
POPE JOHN PAUL II
Stupidity is also a gift of God, but one mustn't misuse it.
POPE JOHN PAUL II
Wars generally do not resolve the problems for which they are fought and therefore... prove ultimate...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
The vow of celibacy is a matter of keeping one's word to Christ and the Church. a duty and a pro...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.
POPE JOHN PAUL II
There are people and nations, Mother, that I would like to say to you by name. I entrust them to you...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
This is the Modern Man, who cannot save himself but wants to save the world.
He is the Wise who...
CRISTIANE SERRUYA
Have no fear of moving into the unknown. Simply step out fearlessly knowing that I am with you, ther...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
Social justice cannot be attained by violence. Violence kills what it intends to create.
POPE JOHN PAUL II
The historical experience of socialist countries has sadly demonstrated that collectivism does not d...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
Science can purify religion from error and superstition. Religion can purify science from idolatry a...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
You will reciprocally promise love, loyalty and matrimonial honesty. We only want for you this day t...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
Today, for the first time in history, a Bishop of Rome sets foot on English soil. This fair land, on...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
The great danger for family life, in the midst of any society whose idols are pleasure, comfort and ...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
The unworthy successor of Peter who desires to benefit from the immeasurable wealth of Christ feels ...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
Marriage is an act of will that signifies and involves a mutual gift, which unites the spouses and b...
POPE JOHN PAUL II
Violence and arms can never resolve the problems of men.
POPE JOHN PAUL II
Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue.
PLATO
Sickness is lie,but health is the truth.
DAVID ATTA (A.K.A DAVIED ATTLARS & MR DAIN)
What you give for the cause of charity in health is gold; what you give in sickness is silver; what ...
JEWISH PROVERB
Sickness is lie,but health is the truth.
DAVID ATTA (A.K.A DAVIED ATTLARS & MR DAIN)
Health is not simply the absence of sickness.
HANNAH GREEN
Productive achievement is a consequence and an expression of health and self-esteem, not its cause.
NATHANIEL BRANDEN
Marriage is good for those who are afraid to sleep alone at night.
ST. JEROME
A fat stomach never breeds fine thoughts.
ST. JEROME
We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwan...
MOTHER TERESA
Words which do not give the light of Christ increase the darkness.
MOTHER TERESA
True friendship ought never to conceal what it thinks.
ST. JEROME
Love is not to be purchased, and affection has no price.
ST. JEROME
My native land is a slave of heathenism, men's god is their belly, and they live only for the pr...
ST. JEROME
I am that prodigal son who wasted all the portion entrusted to me by my father. But I have not yet f...
ST. JEROME
Let us touch the dying, the poor, the lonely and the unwanted according to the graces we have receiv...
MOTHER TERESA
Productive achievement is a consequence and an expression of health, self-esteem, not its cause
NATHANIEL BRANDEN
The biggest disease today is not leprosy or tuberculosis, but rather the feeling of being unwanted.
MOTHER TERESA
Beauty when unadorned is adorned the most.
ST. JEROME
We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less be...
MOTHER TERESA
Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within reach of every hand.
MOTHER TERESA
Even the rich are hungry for love, for being cared for, for being wanted, for having someone to call...
MOTHER TERESA
The miracle is not that we do this work, but that we are happy to do it.
MOTHER TERESA
They talk like angels but they live like men.
ST. JEROME
Virginity can be lost by a thought.
ST. JEROME
Hey you the "Supreme Power Within Myself" uplift my soul that I make no more mistakes and patiently ...
NEHA KOTHARI
If death is all about parting with body then immortality is about being dead when alive.
AKSHMALA SHARMA
Might not live long but I know I'ma die happy.
JONATHAN ANTHONY BURKETT
We are spinning our own fates, good or evil, and never to be undone. Every smallest stroke of virtue...
WILLIAM JAMES
There is always the danger that we may just do the work for the sake of the work. This is where the ...
MOTHER TERESA
I am like the sick sheep that strays from the rest of the flock. Unless the Good Shepherd takes me o...
ST. JEROME
Let us not be satisfied with just giving money. Money is not enough, money can be got, but they need...
MOTHER TERESA
We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.
MOTHER TERESA
Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
MOTHER TERESA
Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.
MOTHER TERESA
Our life of poverty is as necessary as the work itself. Only in heaven will we see how much we owe t...
MOTHER TERESA
I try to give to the poor people for love what the rich could get for money. No, I wouldn't touc...
MOTHER TERESA
The scars of others should teach us caution.
ST. JEROME
Be ever engaged, so that whenever the devil calls he may find you occupied.
ST. JEROME
Peace begins with a smile.
MOTHER TERESA
Love begins at home, and it is not how much we do... but how much love we put in that action.
MOTHER TERESA
Joy is prayer; joy is strength: joy is love; joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
MOTHER TERESA
If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one.
MOTHER TERESA
Let your daughter have first of all the book of Psalms for holiness of heart, and be instructed in t...
ST. JEROME
Someone may ask, 'How is justice greater than all the other virtues?' The other virtues grat...
ST. JEROME
Keep doing some kind of work, that the devil may always find you employed.
ST. JEROME
It is not enough for us to restrain from doing evil, unless we shall also do good.
ST. JEROME
There must be a reason why some people can afford to live well. They must have worked for it. I only...
MOTHER TERESA
If you want a love message to be heard, it has got to be sent out. To keep a lamp burning, we have t...
MOTHER TERESA
Intense love does not measure, it just gives.
MOTHER TERESA
If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.
MOTHER TERESA
The greatest destroyer of peace is abortion because if a mother can kill her own child, what is left...
MOTHER TERESA
Love begins by taking care of the closest ones - the ones at home.
MOTHER TERESA
Good, better, best. Never let it rest. 'Til your good is better and your better is best.
ST. JEROME
The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread.
MOTHER TERESA
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger,...
MOTHER TERESA
Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.
MOTHER TERESA
I want you to be concerned about your next door neighbor. Do you know your next door neighbor?
MOTHER TERESA
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace. Money...
MOTHER TERESA
Many people mistake our work for our vocation. Our vocation is the love of Jesus.
MOTHER TERESA
Being over seventy is like being engaged in a war. All our friends are going or gone and we survive ...
ST. JEROME
Haste is of the Devil.
ST. JEROME
Forget not, O Lord, that I am one of those whom Thou hast created, and with Thine own blood hast red...
SAINT AMBROSE
Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long cours...
SAINT AUGUSTINE
It seems to me that an unjust law is no law at all.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Charity is no substitute for justice withheld.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
God loves each of us as if there were only one of us.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Do you wish to be great? Then begin by being. Do you desire to construct a vast and lofty fabric? Th...
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
The verdict of the world is conclusive.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Blessedness consists in the accomplishment of our desires, and in our having only regular desires.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
The soul, which is spirit, can not dwell in dust; it is carried along to dwell in the blood.
SAINT AUGUSTINE

More Saint Basil

To lovers of the truth, nothing can be put before God and hope in Him.
SAINT BASIL
By nature, men desire the beautiful.
SAINT BASIL
Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head, and knows not that it brings abundance to drive...
SAINT BASIL
Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head, and knows that it brings abundance to drive a...
SAINT BASIL
All who call the Holy Ghost a creature we pity, on the ground that, by this utterance, they are fall...
SAINT BASIL
All of us who desire the kingdom of God are, by the Lord's decree, under an equal and rigorous n...
SAINT BASIL
Let sleep itself be an exercise in piety, for such as our life and conduct have been, so also of ne...
SAINT BASIL
Indulging in unrestrained and immoderate laughter is a sign of intemperance, of a want of control ov...
SAINT BASIL
Strive to attain to the greater virtues, but do not neglect the lesser ones. Do not make light of a ...
SAINT BASIL
God who created us has granted us the faculty of speech that we might disclose the counsels of our h...
SAINT BASIL
First and foremost, the monk should own nothing in this world, but he should have as his possessions...
SAINT BASIL
There is nothing unpremeditated, nothing neglected by God. His unsleeping eye beholds all things.
SAINT BASIL
We glorify the Holy Ghost together with the Father and the Son, from the conviction that He is not s...
SAINT BASIL
What is the benefit of fasting in our body while filling our souls with innumerable evils? He who do...
SAINT BASIL
Men whose sense of taste is destroyed by sickness, sometimes think honey sour. A diseased eye does n...
SAINT BASIL
No one who is in this world will deny that evils exist. What, then, do we say? That evil is not a li...
SAINT BASIL
Liberated from the error of pagan tradition through the benevolence and loving kindness of the good ...
SAINT BASIL
As we were baptized, so we profess our belief. As we profess our belief, so also we offer praise. As...
SAINT BASIL
Do not measure your loss by itself; if you do, it will seem intolerable; but if you will take all hu...
SAINT BASIL
Just as we would have no need of the farmer's labor and toil if we were living amid the delights...
SAINT BASIL
Does not the gratitude of the dog put to shame any man who is ungrateful to his benefactors?
SAINT BASIL
Among irrational animals the love of the offspring and of the parents for each other is extraordinar...
SAINT BASIL
We do not accost a physician as we do any mere nobody; nor a magistrate as we do a private individua...
SAINT BASIL
Not the power to remember, but its very opposite, the power to forget, is a necessary condition for ...
SAINT BASIL
It is impious to say that evil has its origin from God, because naught contrary is produced by the c...
SAINT BASIL
A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy re...
SAINT BASIL
The woman who purposely destroys her unborn child is guilty of murder. With us there is no nice enqu...
SAINT BASIL
Do not despise the fish because they are absolutely unable to speak or to reason, but fear lest you ...
SAINT BASIL
Now, if you notice how the swan, putting its neck down into the deep water, brings up food for itsel...
SAINT BASIL
In truth, to know oneself seems to be the hardest of all things. Not only our eye, which observes ex...
SAINT BASIL
of thought.
SAINT BASIL
He who confesses magic or sorcery shall do penance for the time of murder, and shall be treated in t...
SAINT BASIL
Whatever requires an undue amount of thought or trouble or involves a large expenditure of effort an...
SAINT BASIL
Troubles are usually brooms and shovels that smooth the road to the good man's fortune. . .
SAINT BASIL
Farewell, my children; remain always in the fear of the Lord. That temptation and tribulation which...
SAINT
The world cannot continue to wage war like physical giants and to seek peace like intellectual pygmi...
BASIL O'CONNOR
A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy re...
ST. BASIL
He who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.
ST. BASIL
But their determination to banish fools foundered ultimately in the installation of absolute idiots.
BASIL BUNTING
Expect a lot of trucks, cable, roads closed and people walking around on cell phones. But I think th...
BASIL IWANYK
The Flood Water Control Act provides for that.
BASIL FERNANDEZ
He sort of put a wet towel over the fire but he's really not giving into anything.
BASIL FERNANDO
This is a decade-old pattern: assurances by the government right before donor meetings, followed by ...
BASIL FERNANDO
Can a moment of madness make up for an age of consent?
BASIL BUNTING
Victory becomes, to some degree, a state of mind. Knowing ourselves superior to the anxieties, troub...
BASIL KING
Be bold and mighty powers will come to your aid.
BASIL KING
Sometimes I just crave to play in Shakespeare again and I know and love playing Orlando so much.
BASIL RATHBONE
Whether you listen to a piece of music, or a poem, or look at a picture or a jug, or a piece of scul...
BASIL BUNTING
The world cannot continue to wage war like physical giants and to seek peace like intellectual pyg...
BASIL O'CONNOR
They played a wonderful match.
BASIL MIKE
I always knew about Marshall University; I always knew about the crash. What I didn't know is what h...
BASIL IWANYK
He really wants to shoot as much of the movie here as possible. Having the fans prove that they are ...
BASIL IWANYK
I never watch the re-runs.
BASIL FAWLTY
Zffff...what was that, sir? That was your life. Can I get another one? No, sorry.
BASIL FAWLTY
A satisfied customer-we should have him stuffed!
BASIL FAWLTY
Sooner or later we must absorb Islam if our own culture is not to die of anemia.
BASIL BUNTING
For some strange reason, beans always fall off knives.
BASIL WOLVERTON
She has nurtured it from the very early stages and is the energy behind its success.
BETH BASIL
Be bold—and mighty forces will come to your aid.
BASIL KING
Be bold—and mighty forces will come to your aid.
BASIL KING
We will do our homework and we will do it top notch. We would like to show Israel and the internatio...
BASIL JABER
For the hopes of men have been justly called waking dreams.
SAINT BASIL (BISHOP OF CAESAREA) ("THE GREAT")
Not the power to remember, but its very opposite, the power to forget, is a necessary condition for ...
ST. BASIL
Death remains about the one certain fact in the lives of each one of us, and there will be suffering...
BASIL HUME
To appreciate present conditions, collate them with those of antiquity.
BASIL BUNTING
Always carry a corkscrew and the wine shall provide itself.
BASIL BUNTING
If Exxon knew at the time [of a 1997 City Council hearing on the matter] about this study, then the ...
BASIL SEGGOS
Things seem very quiet and all too optimistic. I turned down a film hoping against hope to play Orla...
BASIL RATHBONE
It's a learning process for her; we just need to improve as a team in all aspects of the game.
BASIL MIKE
It may not have looked like it was close, but all of the matches were really close. We were tough al...
BASIL MIKE
Once I left Huntington, I realized this film has to be done, and it has to be done right away.
BASIL IWANYK
That assumption is based on if there are no further rains; if there are further rains, the situation...
BASIL FERNANDEZ
We expect that it (water) will continue to rise for some weeks more before it actually peaks and the...
BASIL FERNANDEZ
I could have done with some strong whiskey but all I got was dry sherry. It was but the first of man...
BASIL SPENCE
No one is too big to be courteous, but some are too little
ST. BASIL
The mystic purchases a moment of exhilaration with a lifetime of confusion; and the confusion is inf...
BASIL BUNTING
Let sleep itself be an exercise in piety, for such as our life and conduct have been, so also of nec...
ST. BASIL
Christ shared our experience; he suffered as we suffer; he died as we shall die, and for forty days ...
BASIL HUME
Never regret anything you have done with a sincere affection; nothing is lost that is born of the he...
BASIL RATHBONE
We detected alarmingly high levels of [methane gas and benzene vapors] in July. In the right concent...
BASIL SEGGOS
We know there are technologies out there that are a hell of a lot more aggressive.
BASIL SEGGOS
Never regret anything you have done with a sincere affection; nothing is lost that is born of the he...
BASIL RATHBONE
She had a great tournament and played great.
BASIL MIKE
They really had a great tournament, they especially showing promise upsetting Cherry Creek.
BASIL MIKE
It was obviously our first meet. We didn't play very good tennis and it showed. We really need to pr...
BASIL MIKE
We looked forward to this day on our schedule the entire time. This movie will go on forever.
BASIL IWANYK
There is no real exploitable ground water down to the Riverton area. The aquifer there is less 'clay...
BASIL FERNANDEZ
We will make our own release but will not comment on the issue now.
BASIL FERNANDEZ
He made one huge mistake in the arrest of those human rights activists.
BASIL FERNANDO
Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head, and knows not that it brings abundance to drive...
ST. BASIL
Moral choices do not depend on personal preference and private decision but on right reason and, I w...
BASIL HUME
Go at it boldly, and you'll find unexpected forces closing round you and coming to your aid.
BASIL KING
A good deed is never lost. He who sows courtesy, reaps friendship; he who plants kindness, gathers l...
ST. BASIL
I hate science. It denies a man's responsibility for his own deeds, abolishes the brotherhood that s...
BASIL BUNTING
Moral choices do not depend on personal preference and private decision but on right reason and, ...
BASIL HUME
I cannot tell you much about the picture- it depends on so many things, the first of which that come...
BASIL RATHBONE
Could you let me have the 3 weeks due to me now and if I work again before August I must of course r...
BASIL RATHBONE
As one grows older one becomes more critical of oneself and less of other people.
BASIL RATHBONE
The great gift of Easter is hope - Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his...
BASIL HUME
The company has chosen this basic technology. It is inefficient and it does nothing to prevent the v...
BASIL SEGGOS
Their improvement definitely makes me think we can have a shot for the regional title. If improvemen...
BASIL MIKE
She really competed hard, even after hurting her ankle. She just fought hard.
BASIL MIKE
Be bold-and mighty forces will come to your aid.
BASIL KING
I knew we had something when I let people read the script. We had people who were sports fans and no...
BASIL IWANYK
It is a challenge to do a movie like this right. It will be completely legitimate, as close to the t...
BASIL IWANYK
I was up at five, you know, we do have staff problems, I'm so sorry,it's all done by magic.
BASIL FAWLTY
I hate Science. It denies a man's responsibility for his own deeds, abolishes the brotherhood that s...
BASIL BUNTING
Truly unexpected tidings make both ears tingle.
ST. BASIL
Troubles are usually brooms and shovels that smooth the road to the good man's fortune; and many a m...
ST. BASIL
If you don't know where you are going. How can you expect to get there?
BASIL S. WALSH
What we need is to use what we have.
BASIL S. WALSH
This is the very perfection of a man, to find out his own imperfections.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
I have no doubt concerning that Supreme Goodness, who is so eager to share His blessings, or of that...
SAINT IGNATIUS
I partly know why I have not led a perfect life like other believers. But I avow to my Lord, and I d...
SAINT PATRICK
The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
The world is a book, and those who do not travel, read only a page.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
To Carthage I came, where there sang all around my ears a cauldron of unholy loves.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Complete abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Not the punishment but the cause makes the martyr.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Let there be a door to thy mouth, that it may be shut when need arises, and let it be carefully barr...
SAINT AMBROSE
I most certainly believe that it is the gift of God that I am what I am. And so I dwell amongst barb...
SAINT PATRICK
Bind up thy words that they run not riot, and grow wanton, and gather up sins for themselves in too ...
SAINT AMBROSE
When Ignatius understood that God did not wish him to remain at Jerusalem, he began to consider what...
SAINT IGNATIUS
I plainly told them, 'Be ye sincerely converted, and with your whole heart, to the Lord our God,...
SAINT PATRICK
Nothing escapes God's knowledge. This is proved by the witness of the Scriptures and the analogy...
SAINT AMBROSE
It is proper to ask for sorrow with Christ in sorrow, anguish with Christ in anguish, tears and deep...
SAINT IGNATIUS
Since you cannot do good to all, you are to pay special attention to those who, by the accidents of ...
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Above all, remember that God looks for solid virtues in us, such as patience, humility, obedience, a...
SAINT IGNATIUS
Seek not to understand that you may believe, but believe that you may understand.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
The line, often adopted by strong men in controversy, of justifying the means by the end.
SAINT JEROME
No athlete is crowned but in the sweat of his brow.
SAINT JEROME
An unstable pilot steers a leaking ship, and the blind is leading the blind straight to the pit. The...
SAINT JEROME
A fat paunch never breeds fine thoughts.
SAINT JEROME
Total abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
O Lord, help me to be pure, but not yet.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Miracles are not contrary to nature, but only contrary to what we know about nature.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
This is the very perfection of a man, to find out his own imperfection.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Nothing is so much to be shunned as sex relations.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
The greatest evil is physical pain.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
The safest and most suitable form of penance seems to be that which causes pain in the flesh but doe...
SAINT IGNATIUS
To seek the highest good is to live well.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
The words printed here are concepts. You must go through the experiences.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
He who created us without our help will not save us without our consent.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Repentant tears wash out the stain of guilt.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Be slow to speak, and only after having first listened quietly, so that you may understand the meani...
SAINT IGNATIUS
For every benefit conferred, God is to be praised in his gifts. Otherwise when the time of judgment ...
SAINT BERNARD
Keep to the middle if you wish to keep moderation. The mid way is the safe way. Moderation abides in...
SAINT BERNARD
Christian, learn from Christ how you ought to love Christ. Learn a love that is tender, wise, strong...
SAINT BERNARD
God removes the sin of the one who makes humble confession, and thereby the devil loses the sovereig...
SAINT BERNARD
I believe though I do not comprehend, and I hold by faith what I cannot grasp with the mind.
SAINT BERNARD
Many a sin has sullied me in body and in soul because I did not restrain my thoughts nor guard my li...
SAINT AMBROSE
No one is good but God alone. What is good is therefore divine, what is divine is therefore good.
SAINT AMBROSE
Where a man's heart is, there is his treasure also.
SAINT AMBROSE
I was freeborn according to the flesh; I am born of a father who was a decurion, but I sold my noble...
SAINT PATRICK
The Lord discovered to me a sense of my unbelief that, though late, I should remember my transgressi...
SAINT PATRICK
I have a Creator who knew all things, even before they were made - even me, his poor little child.
SAINT PATRICK
I have vowed to my God to teach the heathen, though I be despised by some.
SAINT PATRICK
I can love a person in this life only insofar as he tries to advance in the praise and service of Go...
SAINT IGNATIUS
The principal end both of my father and of myself in the conquest of India... has been the propagati...
SAINT IGNATIUS
We should always be disposed to believe that that which appears white is really black, if the hierar...
SAINT IGNATIUS
Remember that bodily exercise, when it is well ordered, as I have said, is also prayer by means of w...
SAINT IGNATIUS
May the perfect grace and eternal love of Christ our Lord be our never-failing protection and help.
SAINT IGNATIUS
If God has given you the world's goods in abundance, it is to help you gain those of Heaven and ...
SAINT IGNATIUS
Never look a gift horse in the mouth. [Lat., Noli equi dentes inspicere donati.]
SAINT JEROME
Spiritual infirmities such as tepidity are caused, not only by chills but also by fevers, that is, b...
SAINT IGNATIUS
At this time of the year, with the holidays upon us, nothing says she cares about how I am, where I ...
RANDY SAINT
And behold you were within me,
and I out of myself,
and there I searched for you.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
For, were it not good that evil things should also exist, the omnipotent God would almost certainly ...
SAINT AUGUSTINE
They talk like angels but they live like men.
SAINT JEROME
Law is twofold -- natural and written. The natural law is in the heart, the written law on tables. A...
SAINT AMBROSE
When in Rome, live as the Romans do: when elsewhere, live as they live elsewhere.
SAINT AMBROSE
Due to seeing everything, we begin to stand everything … Due to standing everything, we eventually...
SAINT AUGUSTINE
I have learnt to love you late, Beauty at once so ancient and so new!
SAINT AUGUSTINE
How is it that in Ireland, where they never had any knowledge of God but, always, until now, cherish...
SAINT PATRICK
The gospel way it testify at all times to what you have seen and heard. And I have known too much to...
SAINT PATRICK
What St. Francis and St. Dominic have done, that, by God's grace, I will do.
SAINT IGNATIUS
He is not wise to me who is wise in words only, but he who is wise in deeds.
SAINT GREGORY
Anyone who truly loves God travels securely.
SAINT TERESA
The face is the mirror of the mind, and eyes without speaking confess the secrets of the heart.
SAINT JEROME
Once you begin to believe there is help out there, you will know it to be true.
SAINT BARTHOLOMEW
Men go abroad to admire the heights of mountains, the mighty billows of the sea, the broad tides of ...
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Conscience and reputation are two things. Conscience is due to yourself, reputation to your neighbou...
SAINT AUGUSTINE
It is no great thing to be humble when you are brought low; but to be humble when you are praised is...
SAINT BERNARD
Forget not, O Lord, that I am one of those whom Thou hast created, and with Thine own blood hast red...
SAINT AMBROSE
Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long cours...
SAINT AUGUSTINE
It seems to me that an unjust law is no law at all.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Charity is no substitute for justice withheld.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
God loves each of us as if there were only one of us.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Do you wish to be great? Then begin by being. Do you desire to construct a vast and lofty fabric? Th...
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
The verdict of the world is conclusive.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Blessedness consists in the accomplishment of our desires, and in our having only regular desires.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
The soul, which is spirit, can not dwell in dust; it is carried along to dwell in the blood.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
To abstain from sin when one can no longer sin is to be forsaken by sin, not to forsake it.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Our bodies are shaped to bear children, and our lives are a working out of the processes of creation...
SAINT AUGUSTINE
In doing what we ought we deserve no praise, because it is our duty.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness impossible.
SAINT AUGUSTINE
God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist.
SAINT AUGUSTINE