Quotes Of The Saints (and So Forth)...

Discussion in 'General Discussions' started by LysanderShapiro, Jul 15, 2014.

  1. I was saving these quotes on my phone as I discovered them.

    I love them and thought why not share them with everyone. And feel free to post some of your favorites too.

    "Teach us to give and not count the cost."
    -St. Ignatius de Loyola

    "Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you."
    -St. Augustine

    "If I speak to thee in friendship's name, thou think'st I speak too coldly, if I mention love's devoted flame, thou say'st I speak too boldly"
    - St. Thomas More

    "Apart from the cross, there is no other ladder by which we may get to heaven."
    -St. Rose of Lima

    "You cannot be half a saint; you must be a whole saint or no saint at all."
    -St. Therese of Lisieux

    "For me prayer is a surge of the heart, it is a simple look towards Heaven, it is a cry of recognition and of love, embracing both trial and joy."
    -St. Therese of Lisieux

    "Mount Calvary is the academy of love."
    -St. Francis de Sales

    "Lord, grant that I might not so much seek to be loved as to love."
    -Saint Francis of Assisi
     
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  2. I like St. Augustine's quote the best. I've never heard it before. Thanks for sharing!
     
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