He that loves not his wife and children feeds a lioness at home, and broods a nest of sorrows.
Quote by Jeremy Taylor
Secrecy is the chastity of friendship.
Men are apt to prefer a prosperous error to an afflicted truth.
Grumbling is the death of love.
God hath given to man a short time here upon earth, and yet upon this...
Every act of virtue is an ingredient unto reward.
Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters...
To be proud of learning is the greatest ignorance.
Marriage is the mother of the world. It preserves kingdoms, and fills cities and churches,...
He that does a base thing in zeal for his friend burns the golden thread...
Celibacy, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in perpetual sweetness, but...
The best theology is rather a divine life than a divine knowledge.
A religion without mystery must be a religion without God.
It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive...
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
When you lie down with a short prayer, commit yourself into the hands of your...
We each define our god, and from this definition, we set the criteria for self-love
Dive on them and squash them if you must.
Whatsoever we beg of God, let us also work for it.
If anger proceeds from a great cause, it turns to fury; if from a small...