Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need; the remainder is needed by others.
Quote by Saint Augustine
Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness...
He who created us without our help will not save us without our consent.
To wisdom belongs the intellectual apprehension of things eternal; to knowledge, the rational apprehension of...
Charity is no substitute for justice withheld.
Oh Lord, give me chastity, but do not give it yet.
Miracles are not contrary to nature, but only contrary to what we know about nature.
O Lord, help me to be pure, but not yet.
To abstain from sin when one can no longer sin is to be forsaken by...
Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is...
If we did not have rational souls, we would not be able to believe.
Patience is the companion of wisdom.
Hear the other side.
Order your soul; reduce your wants; live in charity; associate in Christian community; obey the...
God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil...
If two friends ask you to judge a dispute, don't accept, because you will lose...
Beauty is indeed a good gift of God; but that the good may not think...
Don't you believe that there is in man a deep so profound as to be...
No eulogy is due to him who simply does his duty and nothing more.
This is the very perfection of a man, to find out his own imperfections.
To seek the highest good is to live well.