The bee collects honey from flowers in such a way as to do the least damage or destruction to them, and he leaves them whole, undamaged and fresh, just as […]
Half an hour’s meditation each day is essential, except when you are busy. Then a full hour is needed.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength.
By turning your eyes on God in meditation, your whole soul will be filled with God. Begin all your prayers in the presence of God.
While I am busy with little things, I am not required to do greater things.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
We must never undervalue any person. The workman loves not that his work should be despised in his presence. Now God is present everywhere, and every person is His work.
Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.
The thoughts of those moved by natural human love are almost completely fastened on the beloved, their hearts are filled with passion for it, and their mouths full of its […]
Make friends with the angels, who though invisible are always with you. Often invoke them, constantly praise them, and make good use of their help and assistance in all your […]