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"Lose yourself wholly; and the more you lose, the more you will find."
St. Catherine of Siena

"The whole air about us is filled with angels."
St. John Chrysostom

"It would be considered a theft on our part if we didn't give to someone in greater need than we are."
St. Francis of Assisi

"You will accomplish more by kind words and a courteous manner than by anger or sharp rebuke, which should never be used except in necessity."
St. Angela Merici

"To know whom to avoid is a great means of saving our souls."
St. Thomas Aquinas

"God is more anxious to bestow His blessings on us than we are to receive them."
St. Augustine of Hippo

"Let nothing disturb you, nothing frighten you; all things are passing; God never changes."
St. Teresa of Avila

"In a higher world it is otherwise; but here below, to live is to change, and to be perfect is to have changed often."
St. John Henry Cardinal Newman

"He who has charity is far from all sin."
St. Polycarp of Smyrna

"He belongs to you, but more than that, He longs to be in you, living and ruling in you, as the head lives and rules in the body. He wants His breath to be in our breath, His heart in your heart, and His soul in your soul."
St. John Eudes

"You should carry the passion of God in your hearts, for it is man's consolation in his last hour."
St. Nicolas of Flue

"Mount Calvary is the academy of love."
St. Francis de Sales

"Where the Church is, there is the Spirit of God; and where the Spirit of God is, there is the Church and all grace, and the Spirit is truth."
St. Irenaeus of Lyons

"If the apostles and martyrs while still in the body can pray for others, at a time when they should still be solicitous about themselves, how much more will they do so after their crowns, victories, and triumphs?"
St. Jerome

"He who has charity is far from all sin."
St. Polycarp of Smyrna