God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
The most superior amongst the colors in the universe is the colour of Devotion.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' - probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
Imagination is the true magic carpet.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
Who is the most favoured of God? He from whom the greatest good comes to His creatures.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.