Quotes by: Saint Augustine
God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist.
We cannot pass our guardian angel's bounds, resigned or sullen, he will hear our sighs.
We make ourselves a ladder out of our vices if we trample the vices themselves underfoot.
Thou hast created us for Thyself, and our heart is not quiet until it rests in Thee.
Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.
Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.
Don't you believe that there is in man a deep so profound as to be hidden even to him in whom it is?
If you believe what you like in the gospels, and reject what you don't like, it is not the gospel you believe, but yourself.
I found thee not, O Lord, without, because I erred in seeking thee without that wert within.
What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.
If two friends ask you to judge a dispute, don't accept, because you will lose one friend; on the other hand, if two strangers come with the same request, accept because you will gain one friend.