Poverty is the worst form of violence.
Category: Poverty And The Poor
I have learned through bitter experience the one supreme lesson to conserve my anger, and as heat conserved is transmitted into energy, even so our anger controlled can be transmitted into a power that can move the world.
Let everyone try and find that as a result of daily prayer he adds something new to his life, something with which nothing can be compared.
Prayer is a confession of one's own unworthiness and weakness.
Prayer is not an old woman's idle amusement. Properly understood and applied, it is the most potent instrument of action.
Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.
Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.
What is a man if he is not a thief who openly charges as much as he can for the goods he sells?
It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity.
Rationalists are admirable beings, rationalism is a hideous monster when it claims for itself omnipotence. Attribution of omnipotence to reason is as bad a piece of idolatry as is worship of stock and stone believing it to be God. I plead not for the suppression of reason, but for a due recognition of that in us which sanctifies reason.
All business depends upon men fulfilling their responsibilities.
There are limits to self-indulgence, none to restraint.
An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind.
Rights that do not flow from duty well performed are not worth having.
Category: Right And Rightness
The mice which helplessly find themselves between the cats teeth acquire no merit from their enforced sacrifice.