Monday, March 9, 2009

Saintly Quote of the Day (2009年3月9日)

Take care that the worldling does not pursue with greater zeal and anxiety the perishable goods of this world than you do the eternal.---ST. IGNATIUS.

 

Saintly Quotes for Lent (ON HUMILITY):

Our Lord will hold to what He promised to the humble, when He will exalt them in the same measure that they had been abased and disdained; and to what He promised to the proud, when He will humble them as much as they had glorified themselves.---ST. THOMAS AQUINAS.

 

In dispensing His favors God does not consider men’s power, strength, riches, or physical beauty… It is above all people of humble condition who progress in the Church of God and abound in spiritual graces.---ST. THOMAS AQUINAS.