Daily Quote: Virtue

/Daily Quote: Virtue

Daily quotes on developing virtue from Saints, Popes and others.

Virtue Quote: Thomas a’ Kempis

"My child, you cannot always continue in the more fervent desire of virtue, or remain in the higher stage of contemplation, but because of humanity’s sin you must sometimes descend to lower things and bear the burden of this corruptible life, albeit unwillingly and wearily. As long as you wear a mortal body you will [...]

January 19th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , |0 Comments

Virtue Quote: St. Peter Julian Eymard

"Which are the foundations of sanctity? We may answer in a single word, Jesus Christ is the model, the grace, and the end. He is the necessary model, in Him we must view the virtues in order to comprehend them. A virtue is. but the reproduction of some one of His actions, the imitation of [...]

January 18th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Virtue Quote: St. Francis de Sales

"The proud man who trusts in himself may well undertake nothing, but the humble man is all the braver that he knows his own helplessness, and his courage waxes in proportion to his low opinion of himself, because all his trust is in God, Who delights to show forth His Power in our weakness, His [...]

January 17th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Virtue Quote: Pope Benedict XVI

"One of the deepest forms of poverty a person can experience is isolation." -Pope Benedict XVI

January 16th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|0 Comments

Virtue Quote: St. Faustina

"However, in all these sufferings and struggles, I was not omitting Holy Communion. When it seemed to me that I should not communicate, I went, before Holy Communion, to the Directress and told her that I could not approach the Sacrament, because it seemed to me that I should not do so. But she would [...]

January 15th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Virtue Quote: Ven. Fulton Sheen

"Spiritual joy is a serenity of temper in the midst of the changes of life, such as a mountain has when a storm breaks over it." -Ven. Fulton Sheen

January 14th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Virtue Quote: St. Francis de Sales

"A really humble man would rather that someone else called him worthless and good-for-nothing, than say so of himself; at all events, if such things are said, he does not contradict them, but acquiesces contentedly, for it is his own opinion." -St. Francis de Sales

January 12th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Virtue Quote: G.K. Chesterton

"Morality did not begin by one man saying to another, 'I will not hit you if you do not hit me'; there is no trace of such a transaction. There is a trace of both men having said, 'We must not hit each other in the holy place.' They gained their morality by guarding their [...]

January 11th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Virtue Quote: St. Augustine

"But from the fact that the woman was made for him from his side, it was plainly meant that we should learn how dear the bond between man and wife should be." St. Augustine

January 10th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , |0 Comments

Virtue Quote: Pope Benedict XVI

"A Christianity of charity without truth would be more or less interchangeable with a pool of good sentiments, helpful for social cohesion, but of little relevance. In other words, there would no longer be any real place for God in the world." -Pope Benedict XVI

January 9th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , , |0 Comments