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Saint Augustine Quote: “O Holy Spirit, descend plentifully into my heart. Enlighten the dark corners of this neglected dwelling and scatter there Thy cheerful beams.”

O Holy Spirit, descend plentifully into my heart. Enlighten the dark corners of this neglected dwelling and scatter there Thy cheerful beams.

— Saint Augustine



Saint Augustine Quote: “Will is to grace as the horse is to the rider.”

Will is to grace as the horse is to the rider.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “He was created of a mother whom He created. He was carried by hands that He formed. He cried in the manger in wordless infancy. He, the Word, without whom all human eloquence is mute.”

He was created of a mother whom He created. He was carried by hands that He formed. He cried in the manger in wordless infancy. He, the Word, without whom all human eloquence is mute.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Order your soul; reduce your wants; live in charity; associate in Christian community; obey the laws; trust in Providence.”

Order your soul; reduce your wants; live in charity; associate in Christian community; obey the laws; trust in Providence.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “When I am completely united to You, there will be no more sorrow or trials; entirely full of You, my life will be complete.”

When I am completely united to You, there will be no more sorrow or trials; entirely full of You, my life will be complete.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “He who created us without our help will not save us without our consent.”

He who created us without our help will not save us without our consent.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Beauty grows in you to the extent that love grows, because charity itself is the soul’s beauty.”

Beauty grows in you to the extent that love grows, because charity itself is the soul’s beauty.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “He who loves the coming of the Lord is not he who affirms that it is far off, nor is it he who says it is near, but rather he who, whether it be far off or near, awaits it with sincere faith, steadfast hope, and fervent love.”

He who loves the coming of the Lord is not he who affirms that it is far off, nor is it he who says it is near, but rather he who, whether it be far off or near, awaits it with sincere faith, steadfast hope, and fervent love.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “I believe in order to understand.”

I believe in order to understand.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Try to acquire the virtues you believe lacking in your brothers. Then you will no longer see their defects, for you will no longer have them yourself.”

Try to acquire the virtues you believe lacking in your brothers. Then you will no longer see their defects, for you will no longer have them yourself.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “I have read in Plato and Cicero sayings that are wise and very beautiful; but I have never read in either of them: Come unto me all ye that labor and are heavy laden.”

I have read in Plato and Cicero sayings that are wise and very beautiful; but I have never read in either of them: Come unto me all ye that labor and are heavy laden.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Should you ask me what is the first thing in religion, I should reply that the first, second, and third thing therein is humility.”

Should you ask me what is the first thing in religion, I should reply that the first, second, and third thing therein is humility.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “All truth and understanding is a result of a divine light which is God Himself.”

All truth and understanding is a result of a divine light which is God Himself.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Thus the good christian should beware of mathematicians and all those who make false prophecies, however much they may in fact speak the truth; lest, being in league with the devil, they may deceive errant souls into making common cause.”

Thus the good christian should beware of mathematicians and all those who make false prophecies, however much they may in fact speak the truth; lest, being in league with the devil, they may deceive errant souls into making common cause.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “We are too weak to discover the truth by reason alone.”

We are too weak to discover the truth by reason alone.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Idolatry is worshipping anything that ought to be used, or using anything that is meant to be worshipped.”

Idolatry is worshipping anything that ought to be used, or using anything that is meant to be worshipped.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “God does not expect us to submit our faith to him without reason, but the very limits of our reason make faith a necessity.”

God does not expect us to submit our faith to him without reason, but the very limits of our reason make faith a necessity.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Two criminals were crucified with Christ. One was saved; do not despair. One was not; do not presume.”

Two criminals were crucified with Christ. One was saved; do not despair. One was not; do not presume.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “The words printed here are concepts. You must go through the experiences.”

The words printed here are concepts. You must go through the experiences.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Women should not be enlightened or educated in any way. They should, in fact, be segregated as they are the cause of hideous and involuntary erections in holy men.”

Women should not be enlightened or educated in any way. They should, in fact, be segregated as they are the cause of hideous and involuntary erections in holy men.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “The sufficiency of my merit is to know that my merit is not sufficient.”

The sufficiency of my merit is to know that my merit is not sufficient.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “If you don’t believe it you won’t understand it.”

If you don’t believe it you won’t understand it.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “The Sacraments are the salvation of those who use them rightly, and the damnation of those who misuse them.”

The Sacraments are the salvation of those who use them rightly, and the damnation of those who misuse them.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Our whole business in this Life is to restore to health the eye of the heart whereby God may be seen.”

Our whole business in this Life is to restore to health the eye of the heart whereby God may be seen.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “No one can begin a new life, unless he repent of the old.”

No one can begin a new life, unless he repent of the old.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Seek not abroad, for in the inner man dwells the truth.”

Seek not abroad, for in the inner man dwells the truth.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “God is more anxious to bestow his blessings on us than we are to receive them.”

God is more anxious to bestow his blessings on us than we are to receive them.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need; the remainder is needed by others.”

Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need; the remainder is needed by others.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “We do not sin when we adore Christ in the Eucharist; we do sin when we do not adore Christ in the Eucharist.”

We do not sin when we adore Christ in the Eucharist; we do sin when we do not adore Christ in the Eucharist.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “The purpose of all wars, is peace.”

The purpose of all wars, is peace.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Lord, thou madest us for thyself, and we can find no rest till we find rest in thee.”

Lord, thou madest us for thyself, and we can find no rest till we find rest in thee.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “My weight is my love.”

My weight is my love.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Truth is not private property.”

Truth is not private property.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “The entire life of a good Christian is in fact an exercise of holy desire. You do not yet see what you long for, but the very act of desiring prepares you, so that when he comes you may see and be utterly satisfied.”

The entire life of a good Christian is in fact an exercise of holy desire. You do not yet see what you long for, but the very act of desiring prepares you, so that when he comes you may see and be utterly satisfied.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “To seek the highest good is to live well.”

To seek the highest good is to live well.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “The Devil often transforms himself into an angel to tempt men, some for their instruction, some for their ruin.”

The Devil often transforms himself into an angel to tempt men, some for their instruction, some for their ruin.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “One loving heart sets another on fire.”

One loving heart sets another on fire.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “The sole purpose of life is to gain merit for life in eternity.”

The sole purpose of life is to gain merit for life in eternity.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “A temptation arises: it is the wind. It disturbs you: it is the surging of the seas. This is the time to awaken Christ and let Him remind you of these words.”

A temptation arises: it is the wind. It disturbs you: it is the surging of the seas. This is the time to awaken Christ and let Him remind you of these words.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “For God loves saving, not condemning, and therefore He is patient with bad people, in order to make good people out of bad people.”

For God loves saving, not condemning, and therefore He is patient with bad people, in order to make good people out of bad people.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “The desire for fame tempts even noble minds.”

The desire for fame tempts even noble minds.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Yet we must say something when those who say the most are saying nothing.”

Yet we must say something when those who say the most are saying nothing.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “They, then, who are destined to die, need not be careful to inquire what death they are to die, but into what place death will usher them.”

They, then, who are destined to die, need not be careful to inquire what death they are to die, but into what place death will usher them.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “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 same thing which is now called Christian religion existed among the ancients. They have begun to call ‘Christian’ the true religion which existed before.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Beware of despairing about yourself: you are commanded to put your trust in God, and not in yourself.”

Beware of despairing about yourself: you are commanded to put your trust in God, and not in yourself.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “When regard for truth has been broken down or even slightly weakened, all things will remain doubtful.”

When regard for truth has been broken down or even slightly weakened, all things will remain doubtful.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Any woman who does not give birth to as many children as she is capable is guilty of murder.”

Any woman who does not give birth to as many children as she is capable is guilty of murder.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Without the Spirit we can neither love God nor keep His commandments.”

Without the Spirit we can neither love God nor keep His commandments.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “Symbols are powerful because they are the visible signs of invisible realities.”

Symbols are powerful because they are the visible signs of invisible realities.

— Saint Augustine


Saint Augustine Quote: “This very moment I may, if I desire, become the friend of God.”

This very moment I may, if I desire, become the friend of God.

— Saint Augustine

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