Our bodies are shaped to bear children, and our lives are a working out of the processes of creation. All our ambitions and intelligence are beside that great elemental point.
Quote by Saint Augustine
Patience is the companion of wisdom.
Thou hast created us for Thyself, and our heart is not quiet until it rests...
O Lord, help me to be pure, but not yet.
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...
He who created us without our help will not save us without our consent.
To many, total abstinence is easier than perfect moderation.
I found thee not, O Lord, without, because I erred in seeking thee without that...
God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil...
In the absence of justice, what is sovereignty but organized robbery?
To seek the highest good is to live well.
I want my friend to miss me as long as I miss him.
Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the...
The purpose of all wars...is peace.
The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.
Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of...
God loves each of us as if there were only one of us.
There is something in humility which strangely exalts the heart.
If you believe what you like in the gospels, and reject what you don't like,...
It is not the punishment but the cause that makes the martyr.