Anyone who is to find Christ must first find the church. How could anyone know where Christ is and what faith is in him unless he knew where his believers are?
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Correction does much, but encouragement does more.
The misery in war-torn Afghanistan is reminiscent of images from the Thirty Years’ War.
In our monogamous part of the world, to marry means to halve one’s rights and double one’s duties.
Nothing shows a man’s character more than what he laughs at.
There are more fools in the world than there are people.
For one human being to love another; that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
Extreme positions are not succeeded by moderate ones, but by contrary extreme positions.
It was once religion which told us that we are all sinners because of original sin. It is now the ecology of our planet which pronounces us all to be sinners because of the excessive exploits of human inventiveness.