More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones.
Let nothing disturb thee, nothing affright thee; all things are passing; God never changeth.
To have courage for whatever comes in life - everything lies in that.
It is love alone that gives worth to all things.
Pain is never permanent.
For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.
I know the power obedience has of making things easy which seem impossible.
Our souls may lose their peace and even disturb other people's, if we are always criticizing trivial actions - which often are not real defects at all, but we construe them wrongly through our ignorance of their motives.
Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
Do you think it is only a little thing to possess a house from which lovely things can be seen?
Accustom yourself continually to make many acts of love, for they enkindle and melt the soul.
To reach something good it is very useful to have gone astray, and thus acquire experience.
I do not fear Satan half so much as I fear those who fear him.
It is true that we cannot be free from sin, but at least let our sins not be always the same.
Don't let your sins turn into bad habits.
What a great favor God does to those He places in the company of good people!
(said of God):If this is the way you treat your friends, it's no wonder you have so few!
Anyone who truly loves God travels securely.