Daily Quote: Virtue

/Daily Quote: Virtue

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

Virtue Quote: St. Therese of Lisieux

"You know that I have always wanted to be a Saint; but compared with real Saints, I know perfectly well that I am no more like them than a grain of sand trodden beneath the feet of passers-by is like a mountain with its summit lost in the clouds. Instead of allowing this to discourage [...]

March 23rd, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Virtue Quote: St. Therese of Lisieux

Virtue Quote: St. Peter Julian Eymard

"What constitutes the greatness and the nobility of love, is the surrender of one's liberty, present and future, tlie binding of one's self forever, admitting not even the possibility of a rupture." -St. Peter Julian Eymard

March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Virtue Quote: St. Peter Julian Eymard

Virtue Quote: Ven. Fulton Sheen

"Unless a man sets out to help his neighbor in the spirit of love he will never overcome those faulty tendencies in his nature which constantly try to drag it down." -Ven. Fulton Sheen

March 21st, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Virtue Quote: Ven. Fulton Sheen

Virtue Quote: St. Francis de Sales

"The holy Chrism, used by the Church according to apostolic tradition, is made of olive oil mingled with balm, which, among other things, are emblematic of two virtues very specially conspicuous in our Dear Lord Himself, and which He has specially commended to us, as though they, above all things, drew us to Him and [...]

March 20th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Virtue Quote: St. Francis de Sales

Virtue Quote: St. Catherine of Siena

"What I want is many works of patient and courageous endurance and of the other virtues I have described to you – interior virtues that are all active in bearing the fruit grace." -St. Catherine of Siena relaying the words God spoke to her in a vision

March 19th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Virtue Quote: St. Catherine of Siena

Virtue Quote: Pope Benedict XVI

"Charity goes beyond justice, because to love is to give, to offer what is 'mine' to the other; but it never lacks justice, which prompts us to give the other what is 'his', what is due to him by reason of his being or his acting. I cannot 'give' what is mine to the other [...]

March 18th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Virtue Quote: Pope Benedict XVI

Virtue Quote: St. Augustine

"The will, therefore, is then truly free, when it is not the slave of vices and sins. Such was it given us by God; and this being lost by its own fault, can only be restored by Him who was able to at first to give it." -St. Augustine

March 17th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , |Comments Off on Virtue Quote: St. Augustine

Virtue Quote: St. Catherine of Siena

"I told you also the teaching and principal foundation you should give to those who come to you for counsel because they want to leave behind the darkness of deadly sin and follow the path of virtue. I told you to give them as principle and foundation an affectionate love for virtue through knowledge of [...]

March 16th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , |Comments Off on Virtue Quote: St. Catherine of Siena

Virtue Quote: Ven. Fulton Sheen

"Loving and serving are inseparable. Such service, too, is self-denying and ego-effacing." Ven. Fulton Sheen

March 15th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Virtue Quote: Ven. Fulton Sheen

Virtue Quote: St. Teresa of Avila

"The truly humble person will have a genuine desire to be thought little of, and persecuted, and condemned unjustly, even in serious matters. For, if she desires to imitate the Lord, how can she do so better than this? And no bodily strength is necessary here, nor the aid of anyone save God." -St. Teresa [...]

March 14th, 2019|Categories: Daily Quote: Virtue|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Virtue Quote: St. Teresa of Avila