Beauty is indeed a good gift of God; but that the good may not think it a great good, God dispenses it even to the wicked.
Quote by Saint Augustine
Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need;...
If two friends ask you to judge a dispute, don't accept, because you will lose...
Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.
Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of...
Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is...
Oh Lord, give me chastity, but do not give it yet.
No eulogy is due to him who simply does his duty and nothing more.
I have read in Plato and Cicero sayings that are wise and very beautiful; but...
Patience is the companion of wisdom.
Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness...
The words printed here are concepts. You must go through the experiences.
Hear the other side.
It is not the punishment but the cause that makes the martyr.
Miracles are not contrary to nature, but only contrary to what we know about nature.
God loves each of us as if there were only one of us.
If you believe what you like in the gospels, and reject what you don't like,...
Humility is the foundation of all the other virtues hence, in the soul in which...
He who created us without our help will not save us without our consent.
I want my friend to miss me as long as I miss him.
Thou must be emptied of that wherewith thou art full, that thou mayest be filled...