Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where these is hatred, let me sow love.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
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.
Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.
God is not a diversion.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen. Not only because I see it, but because I see everything by it.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.
For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
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.
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that have received-only what you have given.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.