"Neither genius, fame, nor love show the greatness of the soul. Only kindness can do that."
—Jean Baptiste Henri Lacordaire
"The real problem is in the hearts and minds of men. It is not a problem of physics but of ethics. It is easier to denature plutonium than to denature the evil from the spirit of man."
"God, who needs nothing, loves into existence wholly superfluous creatures in order that he may love and perfect them."
—C. S. Lewis
"The seven social sins: politics without principle, wealth without work, pleasure without conscience, knowledge without character, commerce without morality, science without humanity, worship without sacrifice."
—Frederick Lewis Donaldson
"Do all the good you can,|By all the means you can,|In all the ways you can,|In all the places you can,|At all the times you can,|To all the people you can,|As long as ever you can."
"He is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him."
"We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature — trees, flowers, grass — grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls."