Quotes

15 Inspirational Quotes By Saint Augustine

Posted on Thu Feb 08, 2018 Posted By Admin

1.  The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.
 
2.  Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.
 
3.  It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels.
 
4.  Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.
 
5.  Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motions of the stars, and they pass by themselves without wondering.
 
6.  Patience is the companion of wisdom.
 
7.  God had one son on earth without sin, but never one without suffering.
 
8.  He that is jealous is not in love.
 
9.  In the absence of justice, what is sovereignty but organized robbery?
 
10. Do you wish to rise? Begin by descending. You plan a tower that will pierce the clouds? Lay first the foundation of humility.
 
11. What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. That is what love looks like.
 
12. Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.
 
13. Will is to grace as the horse is to the rider.
 
14. Punishment is justice for the unjust.
 
15. Thou hast created us for Thyself, and our heart is not quiet until it rests in Thee.