When Catholicism goes bad it becomes the religion of amulets and holy places and priestcraft: Protestantism, in its corresponding decay, becomes a vague mist of ethical platitudes
Quote by CS Lewis
Love is not affectionate feeling, but a steady wish for the loved person's ultimate good...
The hard sayings of our Lord are wholesome to those only who find them hard.
Though our feelings come and go, GodÃs love for us does not
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at...
If war is ever lawful, then peace is sometimes sinful
What does not satisfy when we find it, was not the thing we were desiring.
If you look for truth, you may find comfort in the end; if you look...
How incessant and great are the ills with which a prolonged old age is replete.
This is one of the miracles of love: It gives a power of seeing through...
Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, 'What! You too?...
We're not necessarily doubting that God will do the best for us; we are wondering...
I sometimes wonder whether all pleasures are not substitutes for joy.
Joy is never in our power and pleasure often is
Let's pray that the human race never escapes from Earth to spread its iniquity elsewhere.
If we really think that home is elsewhere and that this life is a 'wandering...
Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art. It has no survival value; rather it is...
You don't have a soul. You are a Soul. You have a body.
I could well believe that it is God's intention, since we have refused milder remedies,...
Pray often; for prayer is a shield to the soul, a sacrifice to God, and...
God won't put you to it if he can't get you through it.
Too much rest becomes a pain
When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons....