There is but one Church in which men find salvation, just as outside the ark of Noah it was not possible for anyone to be saved.
Sorrow can be alleviated by good sleep, a bath and a glass of wine.
Love must precede hatred, and nothing is hated save through being contrary to a suitable thing which is loved. And… (read more)
We can't have full knowledge all at once. We must start by believing; then afterwards we may be led on… (read more)
Distinctions drawn by the mind are not necessarily equivalent to distinctions in reality.
Wonder is the desire for knowledge.
The principal act of courage is to endure and withstand dangers doggedly rather than to attack them.
The knowledge of God is the cause of things. For the knowledge of God is to all creatures what the… (read more)
If the highest aim of a captain were to preserve his ship, he would keep it in port forever.