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We make a ladder for ourselves of our vices, if we trample those same vices underfoot.
If I am given a formula, and I am ignorant of its meaning, it cannot teach me anything, but if I already know it what…
I found thee not, O Lord, without, because I erred in seeking thee without that wert within.
We make ourselves a ladder out of our vices if we trample the vices themselves underfoot.
Custom is second nature.
Hear the other side.
Grant what thou commandest and then command what thou wilt.
The purpose of all wars, is peace.
A thing is not necessarily true because badly uttered, nor false because spoken magnificently.
The verdict of the world is conclusive.
The same thing which is now called Christian religion existed among the ancients. They have begun to call ‘Christian’ the true religion which existed before.
The soul, which is spirit, can not dwell in dust; it is carried along to dwell in the blood.
He fashioned hell for the inquisitive.
He who labours, prays.
The spiritual virtue of a sacrament is like light; although it passes among the impure, it is not polluted.
To seek the highest good is to live well.
God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist.
The words printed here are concepts. You must go through the experiences.
Who can map out the various forces at play in one soul? Man is a great depth, O Lord. The hairs of his head are…
If we did not have rational souls, we would not be able to believe.
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