Saint Augustine Quotes On Love, God, Death, Life

Saint Augustine Quotes On Love, God, Death, Life

The Roman African, Manichaean, Early Christian Theologian and Doctor of the Church and Numidian Philosopher whose writings shape the growth of Classical and Classical Christian Church and subsequently all of western Christian thought was Augustina of Hippo(13 November 354 – 28 August 430 AC), also known as St. Augustine's, a Roman African. Bishop Hippo Regius, he was in North Africa and was known for his writings in the Patristic period as one of the most prominent Church Fathers of the Latin Church.Saint Augustine Quotes On Love, God, Death, Life, Faith, Humility

There is no possible source of evil except good.

Saint Augustine

I found thee not, O Lord, without, because I erred in seeking thee without that wert within.

Saint Augustine

Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.

Saint Augustine

The spiritual virtue of a sacrament is like light; although it passes among the impure, it is not polluted.

Saint Augustine

If I am given a formula, and I am ignorant of its meaning, it cannot teach me anything, but if I already know it what does the formula teach me?

Saint Augustine

God is best known in not knowing him.

Saint Augustine

He fashioned hell for the inquisitive.

Saint Augustine

The soul, which is spirit, can not dwell in dust; it is carried along to dwell in the blood.

Saint Augustine

We make a ladder for ourselves of our vices, if we trample those same vices underfoot.

Saint Augustine

The verdict of the world is conclusive.

Saint Augustine

This world’s a bubble.

Saint Augustine

Bad company is like a nail driven into a post, which, after the first and second blow, may be drawn out with little difficulty; but being once driven up to the head, the pincers cannot take hold to draw it out, but which can only be done by the destruction of the wood.

Saint Augustine

Blessedness consists in the accomplishment of our desires, and in our having only regular desires.

Saint Augustine

Custom is second nature.

Saint Augustine

He who labours, prays.

Saint Augustine
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