Faith indeed tells what the senses do not tell, but not the contrary of what they see. It is above them and not contrary to them.
No soul of high estate can take pleasure in slander. It betrays a weakness.
The multitude which does not reduce itself to unity is confusion.
Jesus is the God whom we can approach without pride and before whom we can humble ourselves without despair.
To ridicule philosophy is really to philosophize
To have no time for philosophy is to be a true philosopher
The heart has its reasons which reason knows not of.
The sum of a man's problems come from his inability to be alone in a silent room.
Some vices only lay hold of us by means of others, and these, like branches, fall on removal of the trunk.
Words differently arranged have a different meaning and meanings differently arranged have a different effect.
Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much.
You always admire what you really don`t understand.
There are some who speak well and write badly. For the place and the audience warm them, and draw from their minds more than they think of without that warmth.
People are usually more convinced by reasons they discovered themselves than by those found by others.
“Through space the universe encompasses and swallows me up like an atom; through thought I comprehend the world.”