“Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.” – St. Francis de Sales
“To the extent that you pray with all your soul for the person who slanders you, God will make the truth known to those who have been scandalized by the slander.”
— St. Maximos the Confessor
“We never give more honour to Jesus than when we honour his Mother, and we honour her simply and solely to honour him all the more perfectly. We go to her only as a way leading to the goal we seek – Jesus, her Son.”
–Saint Louis Marie de Montfort
Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope, through the power of the Holy Ghost.
Fr. Dwight Logenecker… It is easier and more fun to tear down than to build up. It is easier and more fun to blame others than to take responsibility. It is easier and more fun to take the broad road to destruction.
God did not give us a spirit of timidity but a spirit of power and love and self-control.
2 Timothy 1:7
Be not wise in thine own eyes:
fear the Lord, and depart from evil. It shall be health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones.
— Proverbs 3:7–8
Food is meant for the stomach and the stomach for food — and God will destroy both one and the other. The body is not meant for immorality, but for the Lord, and the Lord for the body. — 1 Corinthians 6:13
Flee from sexual immorality. Every other sin a person commits is outside the body, but the sexually immoral person sins against his own body. — 1 Corinthians 6:18