"The secret to a happy life is the moderation of our pleasures in exchange for an increase of joy." Source: Ven. Fulton J. Sheen, Way to Happiness, St. Pauls, 1998.
"Lasting happiness can never come from the world. Joy is not derived from the things we get or the people we meet; it is manufactured by the soul itself, as it goes about its self-forgetful business." Source: Ven. Fulton J. Sheen, Way to Happiness, St. Pauls, 1998.
"Each of us makes his own weather, determines the color of the skies in the emotional universe which he inhabits. We can, by a creative effort, bring such sunlight to our souls that it makes radiant whatever events may come our way." Source: Ven. Fulton J. Sheen, Way to Happiness, St. Pauls, 1998. [...]
"No earthly happiness would be permanent or thorough if it were not associated with a good conscience." Source: Ven. Fulton Sheen, The Way to Happiness
But, it was retorted, if human love craves oneness, shall not divine love? If husband and wife seek to be one in the flesh, shall not the Christian and Christ crave for that oneness with one another? The memory of the Christ who lived twenty centuries ago, the recalling of His mercy and miracles through [...]