It is almost a definition of a gentleman to say that he is one who never inflicts pain.
John Henry Cardinal Newman (1801 - 1890)
Source: The Idea of a University
Contributed by: Zaady
I sought to hear the voice of God And climbed the topmost steeple, But God declared: "Go down again - I dwell among the people."
Growth is the only evidence of life.
Source: Apologia pro Vita Sua
Fear not that thy life shall come to an end, but rather fear that it shall never have a beginning.
Evil has no substance of its own, but is only the defect, excess, perversion, or corruption of that which has substance.
Nothing would be done at all if one waited until one could do it so well that no one could find fault with it.
You must make up your mind to the prospect of sustaining a certain measure of pain and trouble in you r passage through life.
To live is to change, and to be perfect is to have changed often.
Regarding Christianity: Ten thousand difficulties do not make one doubt.
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