I must lose myself in action, lest I wither in despair.
As our bodies live upon the earth and find sustenance in the fruits which it produces, so our minds feed on the same truths as the intelligible and immutable substance of the divine Word contains.
War is an attempt of one group to impose its will upon another group by armed violence.
Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.
The prophets and the writers of the Psalms were clear that God was continuing to work in the universe and in all history. They declared that He had created the universe.
A sorrow’s crown of sorrow is remembering happier times.
We see things in this material world, wherein our bodies dwell, only because our mind through its attention lives in another world, only because it contemplates the beauties of the archetypal and intelligible world which Reason contains.
God’s finger touched him, and he slept.
Such a one do I remember, whom to look at was love.
A lie which is half a truth is ever the blackest of lies.