Saint Augustine Quotes
Augustine of Hippo (/?????st?n/ or /?????st?n/; Latin: Aurelius Augustinus Hipponensis; 13 November 354 – 28 August 430), also known as Saint Augustine, Saint Austin, or Blessed Augustine, was an early Christian theologian and philosopher whose writings influenced the development of Western Christianity and Western philosophy. He was the bishop of Hippo Regius (modern-day Annaba, Algeria), located in Numidia (Roman province of Africa). He is viewed as one of the most important Church Fathers in Western Christianity for his writings in the Patristic Era. Among his most important works are The City of God and Confessions.
Read more about this author on Wikipedia
Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.
Do you wish to rise? Begin by descending. You plan a tower that will pierce the clouds? Lay first the foundation of humility.
Forgiveness is the remission of sins. For it is by this that what has been lost, and was found, is saved from being lost again.
O Holy Spirit, descend plentifully into my heart. Enlighten the dark corners of this neglected dwelling and scatter there Thy cheerful beams.
We cannot pass our guardian angel's bounds, resigned or sullen, he will hear our sighs.
Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.