A resolute will triumphs over everything with the help of God, which is never wanting.---ST. ALPHONSUS.
If humble souls are contradicted, they remain calm; if they are calumniated, they suffer with patience; if they are little esteemed, neglected, or forgotten, they consider that their due; if they are weighed down with occupations, they perform them cheerfully.---ST. VINCENT DE PAUL.
When we have to reply to some one who speaks harshly to us, we must always do it with gentleness. If we are angry, it is better to keep silence.---ST. ALPHONSUS.
We see St. Michael as we see the angels. He has no body. He comes to get the souls that have finished their purification. It is he who conducts them to Heaven….He is the highest angel in Heaven. Our own Guardian Angels come to see us but St. Michael is far more beautiful than they are.---AN UNPUBLISHED MANUSCRIPT ON PURGATORY.