Purity and simplicity are the two wings with which man soars above the earth and all temporary nature.
Quote by Thomas Kempis
We usually know what we can do, but temptation shows us who we are.
Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing; every day we ought to review...
How seldom we weigh our neighbor in the same balance with ourselves.
First keep peace with yourself, then you can also bring peace to others.
Without the way, there is no going; without the truth, there is no knowing; without...
What most of all hinders heavenly consolation is that you are too slow in turning...
Be not angry that you cannot make others as you wish them to be, since...
FIRST keep thyself in peace, and then shalt thou be able to be a peacemaker...
Confidence is the illusion born of accidental success.
Be assured that if you knew all, you would pardon all.
Intelligence must follow faith, never precede it, and never destroy it.
First keep the peace within yourself, then you can also bring peace to others.
Keep yourself a stranger and pilgrim upon earth, to whom the affairs of this world...
If you cannot mould yourself entirely as you would wish, how can you expect other...
All men commend patience, although few are willing to practice it.
I would far rather feel remorse than know how to define it.
It is much safer to obey than to rule.
Whoever puts his confidence in men or in any creature is very foolish.
Politeness wins the confidence of princes
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we...